Entries by CephRes

Earth Day 2016

 “Aquatic/Ocean, Coral Reef and Octopus” @ Google We live on a beautiful planet, and it’s the only one we’ve got. Happy Earth Day! An octopus, as representative of cephalopods and of the diversity and richness of the ocean and coral reef, is chosen as key ‘figure’ in one of the five illustrations by the Google […]

Workshop Outcomes

COST Action FA1301 Research Topic “Vision in cephalopods” has been accepted by Frontiers in Physiology – Invertebrate Physiology, and is already online! Submission of manuscripts is now open!

CephsInAction Training School – Cephs Biology and Care (CBC-ASP2016)

The COST Action FA1301 CBC Training Program is pleased to launch Expression of Interest for the Cephalopod Biology and Care FA1301 Training School on Anesthesia and Scientific Procedures (CBC-ASP2016). This Training School is open to people who perform the four functions, as stated in article 23 of the Directive 2010/63/EU: carrying out procedures on animals; […]

FA1301 STSMs 2016 – 1st Call

  CephsInAction opens the 1st call for 2016 FA1301 Short Term Scientific Missions These serve to support the exchange of researchers to establish new areas of scientific collaboration within the areas of activities of FA1301 COST Action. Priority is given to Early Stage Researchers (pre- or post-doctoral researchers) that would like to visit Institutions of […]

CBC2015

The COST Action FA1301 CephsInAction announces the second Training School on Biology and Care of Cephalopods for fall 2015 (from October 26th to October 30th, 2015) in Naples, Italy CBC2015 Training School is open to people who perform the four functions, as stated in article 23 of the Directive 2010/63/EU: carrying out procedures on animals; designing […]

The Guidelines for the care and welfare of Cephalopods in research have been published!

The “Guidelines for care and welfare of cephalopods in research” have been published as a Special Issue (supplement) of Laboratory Animals. These Guidelines are supported by the Association for Cephalopod Research – CephRes, the Federation for Laboratory Animal Science Associations – FELASA, and the COST Action FA1301 aimed to facilitate and support the cephalopod community […]

FA1301-WG4 call for a STSM 2015

The FA1301 COST Action is advertising a call for a STSM 2015 aimed to contribute to the development of the Cephalopod Welfare Index (FA1301-WG4). The call is intended for young students and/or ESRs that are interested to study the interaction between basic, behavioral and physiological needs of species considered in this COST Action in assessing […]

CephsInAction Meets AE2015

  As activity of Working Group 1 for the 2015, the WG1 will join the Aquaculture Europe 2015 (Rotterdam, Netherlands – 20 to 23 October 2015). Our contribution will include a dedicated session within the main Conference and a satellite event (WG1 Meeting) tentatively scheduled on 23 October. Please, if you are interested in attending ‘CephsInAction […]

Call is open for the 2015 European Young Researchers’ Award

The European Young Researchers Award (EYRA) is granted since 2010 to researchers demonstrating outstanding research performance and leadership. It aims to inspire early stage researchers to incorporate a European dimension and perspective into their research. The Award is granted each year; in odd years, the prize is dedicated to PhD candidates, and in even years […]

The Digestive System in Cephalopods, a CephsInAction Workshop

  COST Action FA1301 “CephsInAction” will convene for its annual meeting this year in Lisbon (Portugal; November 25 – 27, 2015).    A “special scientific event” dedicated to the digestive system in cephalopods, with a focus on physiology, nutrition and metabolism will take place on Tuesday 24th November.   In contrast to many areas of cephalopod […]

FA1301 STSMs 2015 – 2nd Call

  CephsInAction opens the 2nd call for 2015 FA1301 Short Term Scientific Missions These serve to support the exchange of researchers to establish new areas of scientific collaboration within the areas of activities of FA1301 COST Action. Priority is given to Early Stage Researchers (pre- or post-doctoral researchers) that would like to visit Institutions of […]