EVOTRANS Timetable

Project selected for funding

on 7/10/11

The project was selected for funding: http://www.edulll.gr/?p=14138

Technical Bulletin submitted

on 8/3/12

Submission of the initial Technical Bulletin for the project

Positions for 4 collaborators open

on 15/3/12

Call for recruitment of 4 new collaborators, two postdocs for project actions 2.1 and 1.2 and two PhD students for project actions 1.1+1.3 and 2.2 (application deadline, March 28).  http://www.rc.uoi.gr/Files/anatheseisErgou.htm

Research on YgfU published

on 23/3/12

Original research on the properties of YgfU (project action 1.1) was accepted for publication in JBC. PMID 22437829

Successful applicants selected for 4 collaborator positions

on 14/5/12

Maria Botou (project actions 1.1 and 1.3), Ekaterini Kalliampakou (project action 1.2), Christos Gournas (project action 2.1), Aimilia Krypotou (project action 2.2). http://www.rc.uoi.gr/Files/apotelesmata.htm

Official incorporation of the project to EDULLL (27/4/2012)

on 21/6/12

http://www.edulll.gr/?p=17686

Research on FcyB published

on 14/9/12

Original research on the structure-function analysis of FcyB (project action 2.2) was accepted for publication in JBC. PMID 22969088

Positions for 2 new collaborators open

on 9/10/12

Call for recruitment of 2 collaborators, one postdoc for project actions 4.1+4.2 and one technician for project action 1.4 (application deadline: October 23, 2012). http://www.rc.uoi.gr/Files/anatheseisErgou.htm

Successful applicants selected for 2 new collaborator positions

on 2/11/12

Anargyros Doukas (project action 1.4), Eugenia Karabika (project actions 4.1 and 4.2) http://www.rc.uoi.gr/Files/apotelesmata.htm

Positions for 2 additional collaborators open

on 6/12/12

Call for recruitment of 2 collaborators, one postdoc for project action 3.1 and one PhD student for project action 3.2 (application deadline Dec. 18, 2012); http://www.rc.uoi.gr/Files/anatheseisErgou.htm

Open Call for supply of consumables

on 6/12/12

Consumables (Plastic ware, General-use chemicals, Radiochemicals, Molecular Biology reagents/kits, Protein Purification and Analysis reagents) to be supplied by the optimal-tender companies for initial parts of project actions 1 and 2;  http://www.rc.uoi.gr/Files/diagonismoi.htm

Successful applicants for 2 new collaborator positions

on 16/1/13

Efthymios Gabriel (project action 3.2), Dimitra Benaki (project action 3.1). http://www.rc.uoi.gr/Files/apotelesmata.htm

Optimal-tender suppliers for consumables of 6/12/12 open call

on 13/2/13

Official documentation: 7/2/2013 - ΒΕΥΥ469Β7Η-ΟΚΥ; http://sites.diavgeia.gov.gr/uoi/find/ypogid:5641

Open Call for supply of consumables (22/4/2013)

on 29/4/13

Consumables (Plastic ware, General-use chemicals, Radiochemicals, Molecular Biology reagents/kits, Cellular Biology, Immunochemistry, Microscopy consumables, Protein Expression kits, Protein Purification and Analysis reagents) to be supplied by the optimal-tender companies for project actions 1, 2, and 4.1; http://www.rc.uoi.gr/Files/diagonismoi.htm

Optimal-tender suppliers for consumables of 22/4/13 open call

on 2/7/13

Official documentation: 12/6/2013 - ΒΕΖΦ469B7H-ΠΩ5; http://static.diavgeia.gov.gr/doc/

Research on PurP and YjcD published

on 12/11/13

Original research on the functional identification of four new NCS2 homologs and structure-function analysis of PurP and YjcD (project action 1.1) was accepted for publication in JBC. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24214977

First Progress Meeting on EVOTRANS (Hell. Inst. Pasteur)

on 11/12/13

The first Scientific Meeting on the progress of EVOTRANS, with participation of all contributing research teams, was held on December 6, 2013 (Hell. Inst. Pasteur, Athens). Research progress of each project action in relation to the expected deliverables was typified and problems relevant to the optimal integration of the projects were discussed.

Research on PrnB published

on 15/1/15

Original research on the structure-function analysis of PrnB (project action 2.1) was accepted for publication in JBC. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25572393

Research on Fur/NCS1 published

on 28/2/15

Original research on the evolution and diversification of substrate specificities in NCS1/Fur transporters (project action 2.2) was accepted for publication in Mol. Microbiol. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25712422

Second Progress Meeting on EVOTRANS (University of Ioannina)

on 22/7/15

The second Scientific Meeting on the progress of EVOTRANS, with participation of all contributing research teams, was held on March 14, 2015 (University of Ioannina, Ioannina). Research progress of each project action was discussed in the context of the general progress of the EVOTRANS project and perspectives arising from the current progress involving ongoing and emerging collaborations between the members of the contributing research teams were also discussed.

Open Call for Supply of Consumables (17/7/2015)

on 23/7/15

Consumables (Molecular and Cellular Biology Reagents, Radiolabelled substrates, Deuterated Solvents, NMR/Chromatography Purification Solvents, General Use Laboratory Chemicals) to be supplied by the optimal-tender companies for remainders of project actions 1.3, 2.3, 3.2, and 4.2; http://www.rc.uoi.gr/Files/diagonismoi.htm

Research on RutG published

on 26/2/18

Novel insight on specificity of uracil transporters form the analysis of the pyrimidine/purine transporter RutG of Escherichia coli and three related bacterial homologs (work package 1 of EVOTRANS project). Accepted for publication in Mol. Microbiol. on February 12, 2018
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29437264