Mini-symposium: 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 it will take place at SciLifeLab, Navet, BMC, Husargatan 3 Uppsala (C10:1309 Trippelrummet). There will be ample time for discussion, as the aim is to stimulate collaborations.

The minisymposium will highlight a selection of current aspects on genetics and genomics. Presentations represent activities within SciLifeLab that cover various methodologies and model systems of importance for the topic.

 

Program

09:00 Welcome Coffee
09:30 SweGen project
Adam Ameur, Uppsala University
10:10 Transcriptomics and epigenetics in pediatric ALL
Jessica Nordlund, Uppsala University
10:50 Coffee Break
11:10 Allele-specific expression in single cells
Björn Reinius, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, Karolinska Institutet
11:50 The mitochondria; biology, genetics and pathophysiology
Nils-Göran Larsson, Karolinska Institutet
12:30 Lunch