SysCol, Systems Biology of Colorectal Cancer, is a collaborative EU FP7 project coordinated by Prof. Jussi Taipale, Karolinska Institute, Uppsala, Sweden. The 11 participants of the consortium are from 8 European countries, from Israel and the United States. It aims at developing a quantitative and comprehensive model of colorectal tumorigenesis, one of the most common cancers in both males and females.
GeneXplain contributes to the project by developing an integrative tool platform for bioinformatic and systems biological software and databases.
The contract period is from January 1st, 2011 to December 31st, 2015 under the contract no. 258236.
You may learn more about the geneXplain contribution to SysCol here or about the consortium at the central project web pages.