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Sunday, September 23, 2007

Free networking service for life scientists

The PrometeoNetwork is a "free, online, global network of doctors and researchers in life sciences".  Launched in January 2007, its members can already reach more than 4,000 colleagues.  From the site:


To build a trusted and solid community where Researchers and Physicians benefit from networking, sharing knowledge and promoting scientific collaborations.

To promote the formation of subgroups based on scientific topics or nationality, to enhance benefits of our Members.

To give visibility to our Members' work by publishing it in our website news and/or through Press Agencies.

To make the latest scientific news available to our members on our website and through our partner-site, Within3.

To organize fund-raising events to give grants and  scholarships for research projects or training of researchers in Life Sciences.

To facilitate participation of our Members to conferences, supporting them financially, when possible.

To make information and resources in Life Sciences more attainable within the network....