The project was initiated by the University of Lisbon and is designed as a joint effort of experts in cystic fibrosis and computational biology research groups. It progresses in the format of a PhD project and is led by Catarina Pereira, a PhD student at the University of Lisbon.

The CyFi-MAP project develops in alliance with the Disease Maps Community and communicates with other groups for exchanging experience and best practices.


To contribute and discuss the project please use this email address: cysticfibrosismap@googlegroups.com

Project Coordinators:
Catarina Pereira cipereira@fc.ul.pt
André Falcão aofalcao@ciencias.ulisboa.pt
Margarida D. Amaral msamaral@fc.ul.pt
Alexander Mazein alexander.mazein@uni.lu


Work in MDA lab is supported by UIDB/04046/2020 and UIDP/04046/2020 centre grants (to BioISI) from FCT/MCTES Portugal. CP was recipient of fellowship SFRH/PD/BD/131405/2017. The project was supported in part by the Innovative Medicines Initiative Joint Undertaking under grant agreement no. IMI 115446 (eTRIKS), resources of which are composed of financial contributions from the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme (FP7/2007-2013) and EFPIA companies.