SciLifeLab Day 10 April


SciLifeLab Day fully booked – registration closed.

There has been a huge interest for the upcoming SciLifeLab Day 10 April. All 800 seats are now reserved and the registration is closed.

Preliminary program

8.00 – 9.15     Registration
9.15 – 9.30     Welcome words: Mathias Uhlén and Kerstin Lindblad-Toh

9.30 – 10.15    Craig Venter, J. Craig Venter Institute, USA, Life at the speed of light 
10.15 – 10.45   Coffee break
10.45 – 11.05   Jan Ellenberg, EMBL Heidelberg, Germany, Systems biology at the cellular scale using light microscopy
11.05 – 11.50   Mathias Uhlén, SciLifeLab, Sweden, SciLifeLab present and future 

11.50 – 13.10   Lunch with poster session

                         Case studies using SciLifeLab facilities
13.10 – 13.30  Thomas Helleday, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
                         MTH1 inhibitors for depersonalized anti-cancer treatments
13.30 – 13.50  Henrik Grönberg, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden, Clinical sequencing of cancer at diagnosis – the next step
13.50 – 14.10  Caroline Kampf, Uppsala University, Sweden, The human tissue specific transcriptome
14.10 – 14.30  Tanja Slotte, Uppsala University, Sweden, Talk title to be announced
14.30 – 14.50  Mats Wahlgren, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden, Receptors, Ligands and Plasma Proteins in Deadly Malaria

15.00 – 15.30  Coffee break with poster session

15.30 – 16.15   Janet Thornton, EMBL-The European Bioinformatics Institute, UK, Exploring human variation and its impact on proteins and in the clinic
16.15 – 17.00   Svante Pääbo, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Germany, Of Neandertals, Denisovans, and Modern Humans
17.30 – 18.00  Inauguration of the Gamma building with speeches by the Vice Chancellors of KI, KTH and SU, and Mathias Uhlén, Director at SciLifeLab
18.00 – 20.00 Mingle with light food and wine

Location: Aula Medica, Nobels väg 6, KI Campus Solna