New CEN Technical Specifications on NGS Workflow enter final technical commenting period


Analysis carried out by Instand-NGS4P´s WP7 of existing gaps in current standardization led to the proposal of 2 new Work Items for development in partnership with CEN/TC 140 “In vitro diagnostic medical devices” WG3 “Quality Management in the Medical Laboratory”:00140151 – prCEN/TS XXX In vitro diagnostic Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) workflows – Part 1: Human

Consortium Meeting, 22-23.06.2022, Florence


The Consortium Meeting of the EU-Instand NGS4P project took place in Florence, Italy on June 22-23, 2022, and was hosted by the University of Florence (Università degli Studi di Firenze | UniFI). It was the first face-to-face meeting since the 2020 Kick-off meeting in Graz due to corona pandemic restrictions.The 2 day-meeting was opened by Kurt

Contract Award for PCP Phase 1 – Solution Design


We are excited to announce that the Contract Award Notice ‘Results of the procurement procedure’ of the Instand-NGS4P Request for Tender has today been published in the Official Journal of the European Union supplement (OJ/S) and is available on the TED database under 2022/S 095-263180. The tenderers who have successfully concluded Framework Agreements and Specific

H2020 European Genomics Infrastructure project EASI-Genomics announces Fourth Call for Proposals for Transnational Access Projects


H2020 EASI-Genomics (European Advanced infraStructure for Innovative Genomics) announces the Fourth Call for Proposals for Transnational Access Projects, supporting integrative projects including high-throughput and cutting-edge sequencing and complex bioinformatics analysis.Timeline:Call open: 01.03.2022 8:00 CETProposal submission deadline: 10.04.2022 23:55 CETNotification of applicants: by 01.07.2022Start of projects: latest 4 months after notification EASI-Genomics´ novel infrastructure is accessible worldwide

Q&As on the Tendering Process now available


The answers to your questions regarding all aspects of the Tendering Process are now available on the Request for Tender page!Questions and answers will be updated regularly until the 10th of December. If you can´t find the answer to your specific question, please write to instand-tender@medunigraz.at, and you will receive a reply within a few

View the Tendering Webinar held on the 3rd of November


Coordinator Kurt Zatloukal presents the Request for Tender to over 80 interested participants from 14 different countriesThe Request for Tender to develop fully integrated and standardized NGS workflows for routine diagnosis of common and rare cancers in adults and children was published on the 19th of October 2021, and has already attracted much interest from

Outcome of the Open Market Consultation


OMC webinars and questionnaires provided valuable insights from patients, users and Solution ProvidersSeveral OMC events were held between March and June 2021 to help refine the clinical, patient and technical needs with respect to NGS workflows. In addition to the webinars on the Tendering Process and the Partnering Platform, several questionnaires, addressing the clinical and

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