Events


2019-09-17 10:00 - 2019-09-17 12:00, Event | Uppsala

Protein biomarker discovery and implementation – from broad screening to validated signatures and custom panel development

Would you like to hear the latest on how protein biomarkers are making an impact in areas from wellness profiling to large scale epidemiological initiatives and the identification of a protein signature for ovarian cancer? “Protein biomarker discovery and implementation – from broad screening to validated signatures and custom panel development“ is being jointly arranged […]

2019-09-18 15:00 - 2019-09-18 16:00, Seminar | Stockholm

Why are people so excited about Cryo-EM?

Biology of Molecular Interactions seminar Why are people so excited about Cryo-EM? Speaker: Gunnar von Heijne, Director of the SciLifeLab National Cryo-EM Facility Venue: Gamma-2 lunchroom, SciLifeLab, Solna The popular science seminar series is established to acknowledge the SciLifeLab personnel and discuss the most exciting ongoing research together. For details, and if you are interested […]

2019-09-19 09:00 - 2019-09-19 16:50, Symposium | Uppsala

Reproducibility and Data Reuse in Life Science

SciLifeLab Data Centre together with eLife invites to a workshop on reproducibility and data reuse in life science, where the focus is on good research practises for data reuse, how to make your work reproducible, and how to publish to maximise reproducibility.

2019-09-20 09:30 - 2019-09-20 10:30, Seminar | Stockholm

Molecular mechanisms in neuronal development

Biology of Molecular Interactions seminar Molecular mechanisms in neuronal development Speaker: Franck Polleux, Columbia University Venue: A-2, Milkyway seminar room, SciLifeLab, Solna About Biology of Molecular Interactions research program: The program brings together researchers investigating central biological processes at the molecular level, employing advanced imaging and proteomics techniques. The research groups are complemented by the […]

2019-09-23 15:15 - 2019-09-24, Event | Uppsala and Stockholm

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series: Geeta Narlikar, Beyond the genetic code

Dr. Geeta Narlikar, Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics at the University of California, San Francisco, will talk about recent findings about the mechanisms by which our genome is folded and compartmentalized to regulate cellular functions

2019-09-24 12:30 - 2019-09-25 17:00, Event | Uppsala

Unlocking the past: Ancient DNA symposium

Analysis of ancient DNA provides an increasingly important contribution to understanding our past. Combined with other archaeological practices, ancient DNA analysis provide insight into traits, ancestry, and migration of humans, animals and plants. The symposium includes an overview of the field, in-depth presentations of projects, panel debate, a public lecture, social activities, and a symposium dinner on Sept. 24. The event is aimed at archaeologists, museum staff, geneticists, national and local government representatives, and others who are interested in the analysis of ancient DNA.

2019-09-26 09:00 - 2019-09-26 12:00, Symposium | Stockholm

SciLifeLab-symposium in Advanced Fluorescence Microscopy

The Advanced Light Microscopy facility at SciLifeLab cordially welcomes you to a symposium covering advanced applications of super-resolution fluorescence imaging from world leading experts.   Time: 2019-09-26, klockan 09:00-12:50 Place: KTH main campus – Ångdomen; Osquars backe 31 in Stockholm.   PROGRAM 09:00 am: Structured Illumination Microscopy Rainer Heintzmann – University of Jena, Germany 09:50 […]

2019-09-30 09:00 - 2019-10-01 15:00, Event | Djurönäset

Facility Forum 2019

September 30, 2019, Djurönäset, Stockholm. A two-day conference devoted to SciLifeLab Infrastructure. We offer inspiring talks, urgent infrastructure topics in parallel sessions and a mingling dinner with entertainment in the evening.

2019-09-30 15:15, Event | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series: Adam Abate, Quantitative biology with droplet microfluidics

Adam Abate from University of California, San Francisco, will talk about methods for analyzing, sorting, and engineering single cells using droplet-based microfluidics that can be used for detecting rare cells in a population and evolve new cells and enzymes with enhanced properties.

2019-09-30 15:00, Seminar | Solna

SciLifeLab seminar series-Campus Solna, Stirling Churchman

Stirling Churchman, Associate Professor of Genetics at Harvard Medical School and as an Associate Member of the Broad Institute will talk about the latest progress regarding gene regulatory processes occurring throughout the cell, from the nucleus to the mitochondria.

2019-10-04 09:00 - 2019-10-04 12:00, Event | Online

BioImage Informatics CALL4HELP Session

Every 1st week of the month (mainly on Tuesdays, but there might be exceptions) the BioImage Informatics Facility together with microscopy expert Sylvie Le Guyader (LCI, Karolinska Institutet) organizes a Call4Help session. The aim is to offer combined expertise towards microscopy and bioimage analysis. All researchers from Swedish institutes can participate. The ideal timepoint to […]

2019-10-07 15:15, Seminar | UPPSALA

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series, Juleen Zierath, The role of Diet and Exercise in Type 2 Diabetes

Prof. Juleen R. Zierath, Professor of Clinical lntegrative Physiology and Head of the Section of lntegrative Physiology at the Dept. of Molecular Medicine and Surgery and the Dept. of Physiology and Pharmacology at Karolinska lnstitutet will present new evidence highlighting exercise-responsive treatment targets and optimal exercise intervention strategies to mitigate secondary aging and prevent metabolic disease in Type 2 Diabetes.

2019-10-10 09:30 - 2019-10-11 18:00, Event | Stockholm

Postrevolution Cryo-EM: Reaping the benefits while looking to the future

October 10-11 2019, Biomedicum lecture theatre, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm   The 2nd CryoNet Annual Symposium will highlight the latest discoveries in protein-nucleic acid complexes along with a view to the future of cryo-EM. Alongside presentations on important biological results will be exciting methodological advances emphasizing that cryo-EM is still in a major growth phase. Students and postdocs are encouraged […]

2019-10-14 15:15, Event | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series, Magnus Nordborg, Epigenetic variation in Arabidopsis thaliana

Magnus Nordborg is a population and evolutionary geneticist, best known for his work on genome-wide association studies outside human, especially the 1001 Arabidopsis Genomes Project. He will talk about Epigenetic variation in Arabidopsis thaliana

2019-10-17 09:30 - 2019-10-17 10:30, Seminar | Stockholm

Progress on the structural characterization of bacterial secretion systems

Biology of Molecular Interactions seminar Progress on the structural characterization of bacterial secretion systems Speaker: Angel River-Calzada, CNIO, Madrid Venue: Air & Fire auditorium, SciLifeLab, Solna About Biology of Molecular Interactions research program: The program brings together researchers investigating central biological processes at the molecular level, employing advanced imaging and proteomics techniques. The research groups […]

2019-10-22 09:00 - 2019-10-22 17:00, Symposium | Uppsala

Mini-Symposium: Formulation – Friend or Foe

Formulation should be considered during early drug discovery and development studies in order to deliver the drug to the site of action at the right concentration and time, in safety manner. If correctly addressed, the formulation is a “friend”, significantly contributing to progression of a project. If unaddressed, the lack of a suitable formulation can […]

2019-10-30 09:30 - 2019-10-30 10:30, Seminar | Stockholm

New insights into ribosome biogenesis of plants

Biology of Molecular Interactions seminar New insights into ribosome biogenesis of plants Speaker: Enrico Schleiff, Goethe University of Frankfurt Venue: A-2, Milkyway seminar room, SciLifeLab, Solna About Biology of Molecular Interactions research program: The program brings together researchers investigating central biological processes at the molecular level, employing advanced imaging and proteomics techniques. The research groups are […]

2019-11-08 08:00 - 2019-11-08 15:00, Event | Uppsala

Minisymposium: Autotrophy in extreme environments

This event is part of a series of workshops covering various research themes central for SciLifeLab. The topic of this workshop is Biodiversity – Autotrophy in extreme environments, and will take place at SLU in Uppsala on 8 November 2019. There will be ample time for discussion, as the aim is to stimulate collaborations. The event is open […]

2019-11-14 09:00 - 2019-11-14 17:00, Event | Uppsala

2nd Symposium on Plasma Profiling

At the 2ndSymposium on Plasma Profiling, recent advances and applications for the analysis of proteins and metabolites in plasma and other body fluids will be presented. During the morning session, the different state-of-the-art capabilities of SciLifeLab Proteomics and Metabolomics Platform will be introduced. The afternoon session then provides examples of how these assays and different technologies have been employed to advance research projects in plasma analysis across different disease areas.

2019-11-14 09:30 - 2019-11-14 10:30, Seminar | Stockholm

New approaches to grid preparation in cryo-EM for time-resolved studies

Biology of Molecular Interactions seminar New approaches to grid preparation in cryo-EM for time-resolved studies Speaker: Stephen Muench, University of Leeds Venue: Air & Fire auditorium, SciLifeLab, Solna About Biology of Molecular Interactions research program: The program brings together researchers investigating central biological processes at the molecular level, employing advanced imaging and proteomics techniques. The […]

2019-11-22 09:00 - 2019-11-22 15:00, Symposium | Stockholm

Minisymposium: Medical and Population Genetics and Genomics

This event is part of a series of workshops covering various research themes central for SciLifeLab. The topic of this workshop is Medical and Population Genetics and Genomics, and will take place at SciLifeLab in Stockholm on November 22. There will be ample time for discussion, as the aim is to stimulate collaborations. Deadline for registration is […]

2019-11-27 15:15 - 2019-11-27, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series, Rotem Sorek, Anti-phage defense systems

Prof. Rotem Sorek, from Department of Molecular Genetics, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel, will describe strategies for systematic elucidation of new defense systems that protect bacteria against phage, and how such systems can become useful biotechnological tools.

2019-11-28 10:30 - 2019-11-28 11:30, Seminar | Stockholm

Deciphering molecular mechanisms of energy transduction in complex I

Biology of Molecular Interactions seminar Deciphering molecular mechanisms of energy transduction in complex I Speaker: Ville Kaila, Stockholm University Venue: A-2, Milkyway seminar room, SciLifeLab, Solna About Biology of Molecular Interactions research program: The program brings together researchers investigating central biological processes at themolecular level, employing advanced imaging and proteomics techniques. The research groups are […]

2019-12-10 15:00, Seminar | Solna

SciLifeLab seminar series-Campus Solna, Gail A. Robertson

Gail Robertson, Dept. of Neuroscience, University of Wisconsin SMPH-Madison, is a molecular biologist and biophysicist interested mechanisms controlling electrical excitability in the heart and brain. She will present some of the mechanisms by which the numbers of different ion channel types, or the “stoichiometry of excitability,” is regulated during channel biogenesis as the proteins are synthesized.

2019-12-12, Event | Stockholm

Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists: Grand symposium 2019

SAVE THE DATE December 12, 2019 The Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists is a global prize, established in 2013, aimed at rewarding scientists at an early stage of their careers. Science/AAAS and SciLifeLab, a coordinated effort of four universities, have joined forces in creating the Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists to recognize excellence amongst young researchers from […]

2020-05-05 09:15 - 2020-05-05 17:00, Event | Stockholm

SciLifeLab Science Summit 2020: Genomics of Biodiversity and Evolution

Save the date: May 5, 2020, Aula Magna, Stockholm University Scientific committee: Kerstin Lindblad-Toh Leif Andersson Matt Webster Love Dahlén Confirmed speakers: Federica Di Palma Richard Durbin Tom Gilbert Karin Norén Fredrik Ronquist Tanja Slotte Nathaniel Street Stephen Wright