E.C.A. Permanent Working Groups

Colleagues interested in the activities of the working groups or in any kind of collaboration are kindly requested to contact the co-ordinators.

Activity reports of the Working Groups: see ECA Newsletter


PWG: CLINICAL AND MOLECULAR APPROACHES TO CYTOGENETIC SYNDROMES

Co-ordinators:

Albert SCHINZEL
Institut fur Medizinische Genetik
der Universitat Zurich
Schorenstrasse 16
8603 SCHWERZENBACH
SWITZERLAND
Tel.: +41 1 655 70 51, Fax : +41 1 655 72 20
E-mail: schinzel@medgen.unizh.ch

Conny van RAVENSWAAIJ

Dept. of Human Genetics
University Medical Centre Groningen
P.O.Box 30.001
9700 RB GRONINGEN
THE NETHERLANDS
Tel.: +31 503617229, Fax : +31 503617231
E-mail: c.m.a.van.ravenswaaij@medgen.umcg.nl


PWG: CYTOGENETICS OF HAEMATOLOGICAL MALIGNANCIES.

Co-ordinators:

Bertil JOHANSSON
Dept. of Clinical Genetics - University Hospital
22185 LUND
SWEDEN
Tel.: +46 46 17 33 69, Fax :+46 46 13 10 61
E-mail: bertil.johansson@klingen.lu.se


Harald RIEDER
Institut fuer Humangenetik und Anthropologie
Universitaetsstrasse 1
40225 DUESSELDORF
GERMANY
Tel.: +49 211 8110689, Fax : +49 211 8112538
E-mail: harald.rieder@uni-duesseldorf.de


PWG: CHROMOSOME STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION. INTERPHASE NUCLEUS STUDIES.

Co-ordinators:

Georgio BERNARDI
Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn
Villa Comunale
80121 NAPOLI
ITALY
Tel.: +39 081 5833215 Fax +39 081 2455807
E-mail: bernardi@szn.it

Salvatore SACCONE
Dept. Biologia Animale "M. La Greca"
University of Catania
via Androne, 81
95124 CATANIA
ITALY
Tel.: +39 095 7306036, Fax : Fax: +39 095 327990
E-mail: saccosal@unict.it


PWG: CYTOGENETIC TOXICOLOGY AND MUTAGENESIS.

Co-ordinators:

José M. GARCIA-SAGREDO
Medical Genetics Department
Hospital Ramon y Cajal
Carretera de Colmenar Km 9.100
28034 MADRID
SPAIN
Tel.: +34 91 3368334, Fax : +34 91 3368791
E-mail : jgarcias.hrc@salud.madrid.org 

Jean Paul BUREAU
Laboratoire de Biologie Cellulaire
et Cytogenetique Moleculaire
Faculté de Médecine
Avenue Kennedy
30900 NÎMES
FRANCE
Tel.: +33 4 66 02 81 81  Fax: +33 4 66 02 81 80
E-mail: j.p.bureau@wanadoo.fr 

Lucia MIGLIORE
Dipartimento di Scienze dell'Uomo e dell'Ambiente
Universita di Pisa
Via S. Giuseppe, 22
56126 PISA
ITALY
Tel.: + 39 0 50 836 223/220, Fax: + 39 0 50 551 290
E-mail: l.migliore@geog.unipi.it


PWG: MOLECULAR CYTOGENETICS AND ARRAY CGH.

Co-ordinators:

Joris VERMEESCH
Constitutional Cytogenetics laboratory
Center for Human Genetics
U.Z. Gasthuisberg
Herestraat 49
3000 LEUVEN
BELGIUM
Tel.: +32 16 34 59 41  Fax: + 32 16 34 60 60
E-mail: Joris.vermeesch@med.kuleuven.ac.be 

Philippos C. PATSALIS
The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics
P.O.BOX 23462
1683 NICOSIA
CYPRUS
Tel.:  +35 7 22 392 600  Fax: +35 7 22 358 237
E-mail: patsalis@cing.ac.cy


PWG: CHROMOSOME NOMENCLATURE, DATABASES AND NETWORKS. 

Co-ordinators:

Jean-Loup HURET
Genetics, DIM, University Hospital
86021 POITIERS
FRANCE
Tel.: +33 5 49 44 45 46, Fax.: + 33  5 49 44 41 31
E-mail: j.l.huret@chu-poitiers.fr 

Niels TOMMERUP

W. Johannsen Centre for Functional Genome Res.
Dept. of Cellular and Molecular Medicine
Panum Institute
University of Copenhagen
3, Blegdamsvej
2200-COPENHAGEN N.
DENMARK
Tel.: +45 35 32 78 26, Fax : +45 35 32 78 45
E-mail: tommerup@imbg.ku.dk


PWG: PRENATAL DIAGNOSIS.

Co-ordinators :

Rolf-Dieter WEGNER
Kürfürstendamm 199D-10719 BERLIN
GERMANY
Tel.: +49 38804 3151,Fax: +49 30 8804 3176
E-mail: wegner@kudamm-199.de

John WOLSTENHOLME

Cytogenetics Laboratory
Institute of Human Genetics
Central Parkway
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE NE1 3BZ
UK
Tel.: +44 191 241 8706, Fax: +44 191 241 8713
E-mail: John.Wolstenholme@ncl.ac.uk


PWG: CYTOGENETICS OF GERM CELLS AND EMBRYOS. PRE-IMPLANTATION CYTO­GENETIC STUDIES.

Co-ordinators :

Joy DELHANTY

Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology,
University College London
86-96 Chenies Mews
LONDON  WC1E 6HX,   UK
Tel:  +44 20 7679 6077, Fax: +44 20 7383 7429
E-mail: j.delhanty@UCL.ac.uk

Elisabeth BLENNOW

Dept. of Clinical Genetics
Karolinska Hospital
17176 STOCKHOLM
SWEDEN
Tel.: +46 85 17 75 380, Fax : +46 83 27 734
E-mail: elisabeth.blennow@cmm.ki.se


PWG: ANIMAL, PLANT, AND COMPARATIVE CYTOGENETICS.

Co-ordinators:

J.S. (Pat) HESLOP-HARRISON

Department of Biology
University of Leicester
LEICESTER LE1 7RH
UK
Tel.: +44 116 252 5079  Fax.: +44 116 252 2791
E-mail: phh4@le.ac.u 

Leopoldo IANNUZZI

National Research Council CNR – ISPAAM
via Argine, 1085
80147 NAPLES
ITALY
Tel.:  +39 0 81 59 64 977  Fax : +39 0 81 59 65 291
E-mail: leopoldo.iannuzzi@ispaam.cnr.it 

Mariano ROCCHI

Dip. di Genetica e Microbiologia
Via Amendola 165/A
70126 BARI
ITALY
Tel: +39 080 544.3371/3339  Fax: +39 080 544.3386
E-mail: rocchi@biologia.uniba.it


PWG: CANCER CYTOGENETICS, SOLID TUMOR STUDIES.

Co-ordinators:

Roberta VANNI

Univerita' di Cagliari
Dip. Scienze Tecnologiche e Biomediche (DiSTeB)
Cittadella Universitaria
09042 Monserrato, CA, Italy
Desk +39-070.675.4123
Lab +39-070.675.4112
Fax +39-070.675.4100
E-mail vanni@unica.it

David GISSELSON-NORD

Lund University
Dept. of Pathology
Lund University Hospital
22185 Lund, Sweden
Tel +46-733.914036
Fax +46-46131061
E-mail david.gisselsson_nord@med.lu.se


PWG: CYTOGENETICS AND SOCIETY.

Co-ordinators:

Franca Dagna BRICARELLI, Simona CAVANI

Human Genetics Lab
E.O. Ospedali Galliera
Via A. Volta 10
16128 GENOVA
ITALY
Tel.: +39 010 5632394, Fax : +39 010 5632628
E-mail: dagna@galliera.it    s.cavani@galliera.it

Ros HASTINGS

UKNEQAS for Clinical Cytogenetics
Women's Centre, John Radcliffe Hospital
OXFORD OX3 9DU
UK
Tel: +44-1865-857644
E-mail: Ros.Hastings@orh.nhs.uk

Ulf KRISTOFFERSSON

Dept. of Clinical Genetics - University Hospital
22185 LUND
SWEDEN
Tel.: +46 46 173363  Fax: +46 46 131061
E-mail: ulf.kristoffersson@med.lu.se 


PWG: MEIOTIC STUDIES.

Co-ordinator:

Maj HULTEN
Dept. of Biological Sciences
University of Warwick
COVENTRY CV4 7AL
UK
Tel. and Fax: +44 2476 528 976
E-mail: mhulten@bio.warwick.ac.uk


EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION OF CYTOGENETIC TECHNOLOGISTS EACT

Co-ordinators:

Eli ORMEROD, Sissel INGLAR
Dept. Medical Genetics
Ulleval University Hospital
Post Box 1036
0315 BLINDERN, OSLO
NORWAY
Tel.: +47 2211 9882  Fax: +47 2211 9868
E-mail: eli.ormerod@ulleval.no
sissel.inglar@ulleval.no

Kerstin HOLMBERG,

SWEDEN
E-mail: kerstin.holmberg@karolinska.se


PWG: MARKER CHROMOSOMES

Co-ordinator:
Thomas LIEHR
Institut fur Humangenetik
und Anthropologie
Postfach
07740 JENA
GERMANY
Tel: + 49 3641 93 55 33, Fax: +49 3641 93 55 82
E-mail: Thomas.Liehr@mti.uni-jena.de