Events - 2014


2014-12-12 01:00, Event | Uppsala

Frontiers in Cell Migration

This symposium, hosted by SciLifeLab and Uppsala University, will gather world leading international scientists from different disciplines that share a common interest in cell migration.

2014-12-10 13:00 - 14:00, Seminar | Solna

Seminar: Towards a Complete View of Human Genetic Variation Using Long-Read Sequencing

Presenter: Jonas Korlach, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer at Pacific Biosciences. Host: Ulf Gyllensten Venue: Conference room: Air, SciLifeLab, Tomtebodavägen 23A, Stockholm, Gamma House (ground level), Time: Wednesday December 10 at 13:00-14:00. About Jonas Korlach Dr. Korlach was appointed Chief Scientific Officer at Pacific Biosciences in July, 2012. He was previously Scientific Fellow, supporting commercial development […]

2014-12-09 00:00 - 2014-12-11 00:00, Event |

Science & SciLifeLab Prize Symposia

Welcome to two symposia featuring four winners The Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists is a new global prize, established in 2013 to recognize excellence amongst young researchers. The four winners will visit Stockholm and Uppsala the second week of December to receive the award. To highlight their achievements and to put forward a selection of topics from […]

2014-12-08 15:15 - 16:00, Seminar | Uppsala

Christian Eggeling, December 8

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series
Membrane bioactivity investigated by optical super-resolution STED(-FCS) microscopy

2014-12-08 15:00, Seminar | Berzelius väg 3

Seminar: What is Life? The future of biology.

What is life? – The Future of Biology seminar series   Monday December 8, 15.00 Venue: Jacob Berzelius lecture hall, Berzelius väg 3, KI Campus Solna Eric Kandel, Kavli Institute for Brain Science, Senior Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Department of Neuroscience, Columbia University, New York The Age of Insight:  The Quest to Understand the Unconscious in Art, Mind, […]

2014-12-07 14:00 - 16:00, Seminar | Solna

The Nobel Prize winners in Chemistry visit SciLifeLab

Inspiration seminar “Next generation Bioimaging” with the 2014 Nobel Prize winners in Chemistry.

2014-12-04 09:30 - 14:30, Event | Uppsala

SciLifeLab Workshops: Drug Discovery

This is the fourth in a series of monthly workshops covering various research themes central for SciLifeLab. This workshop focuses on Drug Discovery.

2014-11-25 09:00 - 11:00, Seminar | Solna

Extraction and quality control of samples for next-generation sequencing

Next-generation sequencing (NGS) has led to a revolution in life science research and has driven breakthrough findings leading to a deeper understanding of genomes, transcriptomes and biological processes in health and disease.

2014-11-24 15:15 - 16:00, Seminar | Uppsala

Jean Louis Mandel, November 24

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series
Intellectual disability: From molecular diagnosis by Next Generation Sequencing to (hopefully) personalized medical care

2014-11-18 09:00 - 13:00, Event | Uppsala

SciLifeLab Workshops: Cancer Genomics

This is the third in a series of monthly workshops covering various research themes central for SciLifeLab. This workshop focus on Cancer Genomics.

2014-11-17 15:15 - 16:00, Seminar | Uppsala

Xuri Li, November 17

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series
PDGF-C/D and VEGF-B in normal physiology and pathologies

2014-11-13 14:00, Event | Ki Campus Solna

What is life? – The future of biology seminar series, November 13

Systems medicine in Reality. Speaker: Leroy Hood, Institute of Systems Biology, Seattle.

2014-11-12 15:30 - 16:30, Seminar | Uppsala

Leroy Hood, November 12

SciLifeLab seminar Wednesday, November 12 Leroy Hood Institute for Systems Biology, Seattle, USA Systems Medicine and Proactive P4 Medicine: Transforming Healthcare with the Longitudinal Digital Aged Study of 100,000 Well People Abstract: The Hood group is integrating biology, technology and computation to create a predictive, personalized, preventive and participatory approach to medicine. This P4 Medicine […]

2014-11-10 15:15 - 16:00, Seminar | Uppsala

Dennis J. Thiele, November 10

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series
Heat Shock Transcription Factors: From Chemical Biology to Structural Biology to Neurodegenerative Disease Therapeutics

2014-11-05 15:00, Event | Solna

Seeing the Invisible: How Sequencing Diverse Eukaryotes is Transforming Ocean Science

Venue: Alfa lunch room, floor 2, SciLifeLab, Tomtebodavägen 23A, Solna at 15:00 Speaker: Prof. Alexandra Z. Worden Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute & UC Santa Cruz Ocean Sciences Department Title: Seeing the Invisible: How Sequencing Diverse Eukaryotes is Transforming Ocean Science Abstract: Populations of marine algae go through dynamic transformations that are clearly structured by […]

2014-11-03 15:00 - 16:00, Seminar | Rudbeck lab

Randall S. Johnson, November 3

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series
The role of hypoxia and physiological response in metastatic progression

2014-10-27 16:15 - 17:00, Seminar | Uppsala

Robert EW Fyffe, October 27

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series
SK channels and C-boutons on Spinal Motoneurons – Emerging Roles in Control of Excitability

2014-10-23 13:15 - 14:00, Seminar | Uppsala

Peter Brust, October 23

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series Thursday, October 23   Peter Brust Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden Rossendorf, Institute of Radiopharmaceutical Cancer Research, Research Site Leipzig, Germany Peter Brust is an expert in the following areas: Expression of transport systems at the blood-brain barrier, Pathophysiology of the dopaminergic system (asphyxia, experimental trauma), Imaging of the brain serotonergic and cholinergic […]

2014-10-23 02:00, Event | Stockholm

SciLifeLab Workshops: Biodiversity and Evolution – Genomics of Adaptation

This is the second workshop in a series of monthly workshops covering various research themes central for SciLifeLab. The theme of this workshop is Genomics of Adaptation, and it will take place at SciLifeLab in Stockholm.

2014-10-16 11:00 - 20:00, Event | Solna

Symposium – New Era of Life Science

We welcome you to the first RIKEN-Karolinska Institutet-SciLifeLab joint Symposium, which will be held October 16, 2014. This symposium brings together top researchers from the RIKEN Center for Life Science Technologies (CLST), Karolinska Institutet and SciLifeLab with the aim to identify mutually beneficial research topics for collaboration in the fields of Bioimaging and Genomics and their applications to improve health.

2014-10-14 11:30 - 17:00, Event | Göteborg

SciLifeLab Outreach Day in Göteborg

SciLifeLab will launch two Outreach Days per year with the aim to raise awareness of the technologies and expertise that are offered at the SciLifeLab platforms to researchers from all of Sweden.

We will visit universities around Sweden, two at each occasion, starting with Umeå and Göteborg. The first Outreach Day will focus on Genomics, Bioinformatics and Drug Discovery and Development with other platforms presenting their activities in the form of posters.

2014-10-14 02:00, Event | Umeå

SciLifeLab Outreach Day in Umeå

SciLifeLab will launch two Outreach Days per year with the aim to raise awareness of the technologies and expertise that are offered at the SciLifeLab platforms to reserachers from all of Sweden.

We will visit universities around Sweden, two at each occasion, starting with Umeå and Gothenburg. The first Outreach Day will focus on Genomics, Bioinformatics and Drug Discovery and Developemnt with other platforms presenting activities in the form of posters.

2014-10-14 02:00, Event |

NGI 2014 Road Trip

Locations: Umeå University, University of Gothenburg, Lund Univerity and Linköping University

In Umeå and Gothenburg the NGI 2014 Road Trip is given in parallel with the SciLifeLab Outreach Day.

The NGI directors and platform coordinators wish you a warm welcome to an information seminar, which will include: a presentation about NGI, short presentations from local PIs with experience in collaboration with the infrastructure, and individual project consultations with anyone who could be interested.

2014-10-13 17:15 - 18:15, Seminar | Uppsala

Leandro Cerchietti, October 13

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series Monday, October 13 Leandro Cerchietti Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, New York City, New York, USA. Dr. Leandro Cerchietti is a Raymond and Beverly Sackler Scholar and Assistant Professor at Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, New York City, New York, USA. Epigenetic basis and targeted therapy of B-cell […]

2014-10-13 02:00, Event | Uppsala

Symposium – Epigenetic regulation in myeloid and lymphoid malignancies

During this SciLifeLab symposium we will gather international expertise that will; i) cover different forms of epigenetic regulation in both normal and malignant hematopoiesis, ii) give state-of-the-art lectures about the epigenetic landscape in leukemias and lymphomas, with particular focus on acute myeloid leukemia, acute lymphoblastic leukemia, chronic lymphocytic leukemia and malignant lymphomas, iii) introduce novel technologies for detailed analysis of epigenetic events/gene regulation, iv) detail the clinical relevance of epigenetic modifications and provide future directions regarding epigenetic therapy

2014-10-10 02:00, Event | Universitetsaulan

SciLifeLab Day October 10

The SciLifeLab DAY will offer a full day of scientific seminars and poster session presenting SciLifeLab’s facilities and technologies.

2014-10-09 10:15 - 18:00, Event | Uppsala

Symposium – Genetics of Human Brain Development

This open symposium will offer internationally recognized scientists in genetics, imaging and neurobiology who will present recent findings on development and architecture of the human brain. Progress in genetics and imaging techniques have brought new perspectives on the development, organization and function of the brain. Genes, networks and structures that are linked to behavior as well as disease will be highlighted.

2014-10-06 17:15 - 18:00, Seminar | Uppsala

Pontus Boström, October 6

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series Monday, October 6   Pontus Boström Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Pontus Boström received his PhD degree in Medicine from Sahlgrenska Akademin at Gothenburg University 2008. Following postdoctoral research in the laboratory of Bruce Spiegelman at Harvard Medical School and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, he […]

2014-09-29 17:15 - 18:00, Seminar | Uppsala

Timo Otonkoski, September 29

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series Monday, September 29 Timo Otonkoski Professor of Medical Stem Cell Research Children’s Hospital and Research Programs Unit, Molecular Neurology, University of Helsinki, Finland Timo Otonkoski is the Professor of Medical Stem Cell Research at the University of Helsinki Faculty of Medicine since 2007. He is also a specialist in Pediatric […]

2014-09-25 17:15 - 18:00, Seminar | Uppsala

Ingrid Molema, September 25

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series Thursday, September 25 Ingrid Molema Dept. Pathology and Medical Biology, Medical Biology section , University of Groningen,Groningen, The Netherlands Ingrid Molema, Ph.D., heads the laboratory for Endothelial Biomedicine and Vascular Drug Targeting research at the University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG), the Netherlands. The aim of the research of her team […]

2014-09-24 17:30 - 18:30, Event |

What is life? – The future of biology seminar series, September 24

Neural mirroring mechanism, imitation, and social cognition in infants and young children. Speaker: Andrew Melzoff, University of Washington, Seattle, US

2014-09-24 12:30 - 14:00, Event | Uppsala

Lecture: Introduction to Super Resolution Microscopy

The SciLifeLab facility Biological visualization (BioVis) organizes a lecture September 24 in Uppsala. The lecture is presented by Hans Blom, SciLifeLab ALM facility and is titled Introduction to Super Resolution Microscopy. This Lecture is presented in conjunction with the UU courses “BioImaging and Cell Analysis” and “Methods for Cell Analysis”.

2014-09-17 17:15 - 18:00, Seminar | Uppsala

Brian Haas, September 17

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series September 17 Brian Haas The Broad Institute, USA Brian Haas is a Senior Computational Biologist at the Broad Institute, where he focuses on developing open source software to facilitate studies in genomics and transcriptomics. Trinity as a Framework for De novo Transcriptome Assembly and Analysis Transcriptome sequencing via RNA-seq provides […]

2014-09-15 17:15 - 18:00, Seminar | Uppsala

Toyoshi Fujimoto, September 15

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series September 15 Toyoshi Fujimoto Department of Anatomy and Molecular Cell Biology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan Toyoshi Fujimoto has been engaged in the analysis of the membrane structure/function and the lipid droplet mainly by using electron microscopy. One of his current research interests lies in the molecular […]

2014-09-12 02:00, Event | Uppsala

SciLifeLab Workshops: Medical population genetics and Genomics

This is the first in a series of monthly workshops covering various research themes central for SciLifeLab. This workshop will focus on Medical population genetics and genomics.

2014-09-09 18:00 - 19:00, Event | KI Campus Solna

What is life? – The future of biology seminar series, September 9

A New Theory for Physics of Life. Speaker: Jeremy England, Dept of Physics, MIT, Cambridge, England.

2014-09-08 17:15 - 18:00, Seminar | Uppsala

Gordon S. Mitchell, September 8

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series September 8 Gordon S. Mitchell Department of Comparative Biosciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA After completing his PhD at the University of California at Irvine (USA), and postdoctoral work at the Max Planck Institute in (Germany), Gordon S. Mitchell became a faculty member at the University of Wisconsin in 1980. […]

2014-09-01 17:15 - 18:00, Seminar | Uppsala

Craig M. Crews, September 1

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series September 1 Craig M. Crews Departments of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology; Chemistry; and Pharmacology, Yale University, New Haven, CT USA Craig Crews received his PhD degree in Biochemistry at Harvard in 1993 with Ray Erik- son, working on the purification/cloning of MEK1. He subsequently performed postdoctor- al research at […]

2014-08-29 16:00, Seminar | Retzius väg 8

What is life? – The future of biology seminar series, August 29

What is life in the language of networks: Adaptation and survival strategies of complex system
Speaker: Peter Csermely, Semmelweis University, School of Medicine, Department of Medical Chemistry, Budapest

2014-08-21 13:15 - 14:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-08-21

Manolis Kellis MIT Department of Computer Science. MIT Department of Computer Science. Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, USA. Manolis Kellis is a Professor of Copmuter Science at MIT, a member of the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory and of the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, where he directs the MIT Computational Biology […]

2014-08-21 02:00 - 2014-08-23 02:00, Seminar | Stockholm

The 9th IAPR conference on Pattern Recognition in Bioinformatics

The IAPR international conference on Pattern Recognition in Bioinformatics (PRIB) aims to bring together top researchers, practitioners and students from around the world to present and discuss methods and applications of pattern recognition in the field of bioinformatics to solve problems in the life sciences.

2014-08-18 15:15 - 19:15, Seminar | Room C4:301

Sample preparation and quantification of protein expression by mass spectrometry

2014-06-16 17:15, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-06-16

Paul Flicek European Molecular Biology Laboratory, European Bioinformatics Institute, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge, UK Paul Flicek is a Team Leader and Senior Scientist of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory and leads the Vertebrate Genomics Team at the European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL’s Hinxton Outstation) near Cambridge, England. Paul is currently head of the Ensembl […]

2014-06-14 13:00, Seminar | Solna (Ingemar Ernberg, KI, Mathias Uhlén, SciLifeLab, and KI Culture)

What is life? – The future of biology

Eukaryotes and prokaryotes: which came first or what is the price for progressive evolution?

2014-06-09 17:15 - 18:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-06-09

Manfred Hallschmid Department of Medical Psychology and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Tübingen, Germany Manfred Hallschmid’s primary research area is the central nervous system regulation of food intake and body weight in humans, with a particular focus on the crosstalk between nutritional and cognitive factors and the relationship between sleep and metabolism. Currently, he holds professor […]

2014-06-04 02:00, Seminar | Solna (SciLifeLab ALM facility )

SciLifeLab symposium in superresolution imaging analysis

The Bioimaging platform at Science for Life laboratory cordially welcome you to an open symposium covering advanced applications of imaging analysis.

2014-06-03 02:00, Seminar | floor 2 in INGHE-salen (SciLifeLab Bioimaging platform)

SciLifeLab symposium in superresolution microscopy

The Bioimaging platform at Science for Life laboratory
cordially welcome you to an open symposium covering
applications of superresolution fluorescence microscopy
from several world leading experts in the field.

2014-06-02 17:15, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-06-02

Jie Xiao Department of Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, US Home page: http://biophysics.med.jhmi.edu/xiao/index.html Bacterial cell division in superresolution Cell division is essential for the survival and development of all organisms. In prokaryotes, the FtsZ protein, a tubulin-like GTPase, plays a central role. FtsZ is highly conserved across bacterial […]

2014-05-26 17:15 - 18:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-05-26

Bernhard Palsson Department of Bioengineering at the University of California, San Diego, US Bernhard Palsson is a Professor of Bioengineering and Pediatrics at the University of California in San Diego. He works on the development of genome-scale models of metabolism and protein expression.  The work has focused on basic principles, and industrial biotechnology, but is […]

2014-05-23 11:15 - 17:30, Event | Uppsala

Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine

Together with Hallym University Medical Center SciLifeLab organizes the 6th Uppsala-Hallym Symposium Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine.

2014-05-22 17:00, Seminar | Stockholm (Ingemar Ernberg, KI, Mathias Uhlén, SciLifeLab, and KI Culture)

What is life? – The future of biology

Lamarck was right: how environmental stress drives the inheritance of new traits.

2014-05-20 11:30 - 18:00, Seminar | Uppsala

FlowSight Seminar & Workshop Imaging Flow Cytometry

The first and, still only, Amnis FlowSight imaging flow cytometer available in Sweden is located at the SciLifeLab BioVis facility in Uppsala. The seminar and workshop will be inspirational and give you an overview on how you can apply this new technology to your research.

2014-05-19 17:15 - 18:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-05-19

William J. Murphy Veterinary Integrative Biosciences, Texas A&M University, US William Murphy is Associate Professor at the Texas A & M University. He has a broad interest in phylogenomics, molecular evolution and sex chromosome evolution and is working primarily with mammals (especially felines). Genomic Prospects for Resolving Modes of Speciation Across the Mammal Tree of […]

2014-05-14 17:15 - 18:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-05-14 EXTRA SEMINAR!

Hongjun Song Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience, Director of Stem Cell Biology Program Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, US Activity-induced active DNA modifications of neuronal methylome Epigenetic modifications of chromatin molecules, including the genomic DNA and histone proteins, play critical roles in orchestrating transcriptomes of all cell types and their developmental potentials. Emerging […]

2014-05-12 17:15 - 18:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-05-12

Charlie Boone Banting and Best Department of Medical Research, The Donnelly Center for Cellular and Biomolecular Research, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada Dr. Charlie Boone is a principal investigator at the Terrence Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomolecular Research and a professor at the Banting & Best Department of Medical Research, Department of Molecular Genetics, […]

2014-05-07 15:15 - 16:00, Event | Uppsala

Cancer treatment seminar

Room C8:305, BMC, Husargatan 3, Uppsala, May 7 at 13.15-14.00

2014-05-05 17:15 - 18:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-05-05

Stefano Gastaldello Department of Neuroscience, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden Stefano Gastaldello obtained his PhD in 2006 by studying the function of a membrane muscle protein (alpha-sarcoglycan) and the degradation pathway of the correspondent mutated forms identified in patients affected with muscle dystrophies at the Padova University in Italy. As a VR supported Postdoc at the […]

2014-05-05 12:00 - 13:00, Seminar | (National Genomics Infrastructure)

Webinar with info for the Biodiversity project applications

Webinar aiming to give you an overview of sequencing possibilities at the National Genomics Infrastructure in connection to the SciLifeLab latest call for proposals for the Biodiversity projects (deadline May 15).

2014-04-28 17:15 - 18:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-04-28

Richard M. Caprioli Department of Biochemistry, Chemistry, Pharmacology and Medicine, Director, Mass Spectrometry Research Center, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, US Dr. Caprioli’s general research interests lie in discovery of temporal and spatial processes in biological systems using mass spectrometry. This work has included technology developments in the areas of electrospray and laser desorption […]

2014-04-25 12:15 - 13:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-04-25 EXTRA SEMINAR!

Jörg D. Hoheisel Head, Functional Genome Analysis 
Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum
, Heidelberg, Germany Jörg Hoheisel heads the Division of Functional Genome Analysis and is chairman of the Scientific Council of the German Cancer Research Center in Heidelberg. His research objectives are an understanding of the realisation of cellular function from genetic information, with a current focus in […]

2014-04-14 17:15 - 18:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-04-14

Allan Randrup Thomsen Department for International Health, Immunology and Microbiology, Copenhagen University, Copenhagen, Denmark Allan Randrup Thomsen took medical degree 1980 at University of Copenhagen, where he some years later also became doctor of Medical Sciences. As assistant professor at University of Copenhagen he visited 1987 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New Yourk. Since 2004, Allan […]

2014-04-10 10:45 - 19:00, Event | Solna (SciLifeLab)

SciLifeLab Day 10 April

SciLifeLab welcomes you to a full day of scientific seminars in a wide range of molecular life science research and to a poster session presenting SciLifeLab’s facilities and technologies on April 10th.

2014-04-09 17:00 - 19:00, Event | Uppsala

Inauguration of Navet

SciLifeLab welcomes you to the inauguration of Navet – the new building at SciLifeLab in Uppsala.

2014-04-07 17:15 - 18:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-04-07

Raphael Scharfmann INSERM U1016 Cochin Institute, Paris, France Raphael Scharfmann is Research Director at INSERM within the Growth and Signaling Center at University Paris Descartes. The major objective of his group is to define signals regulating beta cell development. Raphael Scharfmann also founded EndoCells a biotech company aiming at generating human endocrine cell lines, and […]

2014-04-04 02:00, Event | Uppsala

Next Generation Sequencing in Clinical Diagnostics

This is an open symposium arranged by SciLifeLab and Uppsala University Hospital focusing on the application of next-generation sequencing in routine diagnostics.
The aim of this symposium is to give important insights how next-generation sequencing can be transferred into the health-care system, but also discuss future directions within this rapidly progressing and very promising field.

2014-04-02 13:00 - 14:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-04-02 EXTRA SEMINAR!

Yigong Shi Aminoff Prize Laureate, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China Mechanisms of Programmed Cell Death through Structural Biology In order for an organism to survive, its cells need to be replaced regularly; for each cell that dies a new cell has to be created. Programmed cell death (apoptosis) is thus an important mechanism for all living […]

2014-03-31 17:15 - 18:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-03-31

Björn Schumacher Cologne Excellence Cluster for Cellular Stress Responses in Aging-Associated Diseases (CECAD), Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne, Köln, Germany Björn Schumacher is interested in understanding how genome instability contributes to ageing and disease. He did his PhD at the Max Planck Institute for Biochemistry where he investigated the ancestral pathway of p53 mediated […]

2014-03-24 16:15 - 17:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-03-24

Bing Ren Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research and University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, US Dr. Bing Ren’s research is focused on genomic and epigenomic analyses of human embryonic stem cell differentiation and mammalian development. Bing completed his PhD at Harvard University at Tom Maniatis’s lab studying transcriptional regulation. He then moved to […]

2014-03-20 11:30 - 12:30, Seminar | KI Campus

What is life? – The future of biology

Title: Functional Prions and the Maintenance of Memory Storage Speaker: Eric R Kandel, Neuroscience, Columbia University Host: Hugo Lagercrantz — The What is Life-seminar series is inspired by the seminal book What is life? by Erwin Schrödinger, published 60 years ago.  In this seminar series this question is addressed again,  in view of the impressive development since […]

2014-03-17 16:15 - 17:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-03-17

Yuri Korchev Imperial College London, Division of Medicine, London, UK Yuri Korchev received a PhD degree in Biophysics at Russian Academy of Science in St Petersburg in 1989, and performed postdoctoral research at Russian Academy of Sciences, St Petersburg and then at St Georges Hospital Medical School in London during 1989-97.  In 1997 he joined […]

2014-03-14 14:00 - 16:40, Event | Uppsala

Network meeting

SciLifeLab is a national resource for molecular biosciences with a research focus on health and environment. One of our missions is to work on “Research that can contribute to meet major public needs and solve important societal problems.” We believe this is best done in conjunction with other organizations in the area of ​​operation.

2014-03-03 15:00 - 16:00, Seminar | KI Campus

What is life? – The future of biology

Title: The fourth phase of water… and life Speaker: Gerald H. Pollack, University of Washington, Seattle Host: Ingemar Ernberg — The What is Life-seminar series is inspired by the seminal book What is life? by Erwin Schrödinger, published 60 years ago.  In this seminar series this question is addressed again,  in view of the impressive development since […]

2014-02-24 16:15 - 17:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-02-24

Bozena Kaminska Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Laboratory of Molecular Neurobiology, Neurobiology Center, Warsaw, Poland Bozena Kaminska is head of the Laboratory of Molecular Neurobiology at the Nencki Institute with interests in transcriptional and epigenetic mechanisms underlying brain tumor pathogenesis and neuroinflammation. Her work merges molecular and cell biology, animal models and computational analyses to […]

2014-02-20 16:00 - 17:00, Seminar | KI Campus

What is life? – The future of biology

Titel: What is Life: a twenty-first century answer to Schrodinger’s question Speaker: Denis Noble,  Balliol College and Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, Oxford, UK Host: Peter Århem — The What is Life-seminar series is inspired by the seminal book What is life? by Erwin Schrödinger, published 60 years ago.  In this seminar series this question is […]

2014-02-17 16:15 - 17:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-02-17

Karl Ekwall Department of Biosciences and Nutrition, Karolinska Institutet Karl Ekwall is Professor of Medical Genetics and Epigenetics at the Department  of Biosciences and Nutrition at Karolinska Institutet. He received a PhD degree in Molecular Biology at Uppsala University in 1994, and performed postdoctoral research at the MRC Human Genetics Unit in Edinburgh during 1994-98. […]

2014-02-10 16:15 - 17:30, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-02-10

Double seminar: Melissa A. Gymrek (15.15-15.45) & Alon Goren (15.50-16.20)

2014-02-03 16:15 - 17:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-02-03

Ronald Deumens

Université Catholique de Louvain, Institute of Neuroscience, Pole CEMO, Group of Neuropharmacology, Brussels, Belgium

“Investigations into the mechanisms underlying the transition from acute to chronic pain: focus on innate immune cells in the spinal cord”

2014-01-27 16:15 - 17:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-01-27

Israel Vlodavsky

Cancer and Vascular Biology Research Center, The Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Haifa, Israel

“Heparanase: from basic research to therapeutic applications”

2014-01-23 01:00, Event | Uppsala

5th symposium on pharmaceutical profiling in drug discovery and development

On Thursday January 23, 2014, Uppsala Drug Optimization and Pharmaceutical Profiling Facility arrange a special symposium on Pharmaceutical Profiling in Drug Discovery and Development. The symposium will be given in Hall B22 at BMC, Uppsala.

2014-01-13 16:15 - 17:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2014-01-13

Johanna C. Andersson-Assarsson Wallenberg Laboratory, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden Johanna got a masters degree in chemistry (biomedical chemistry) at the Linnaeus University in Kalmar in 1997 and a PhD in pathology at University of Gothenburg in 2005. During her PhD she focused on tumor biology, in […]