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.

The workshop will start at 09.00, there will be bus transfer from Stockholm, Tomtebodavägen 23A, at 7.45 and back 13.00.

There will be ample time for discussions, as the aim is to stimulate collaborations.

Lunch is included.

Venue: Uppsala Biomedical Centre, C4:305

Registration is now open. Registration will close November 11.



9.00 Intro

9.05 Keynote – Lauri Aaltonen, Helsinki
“Towards molecular classification of uterine leiomyomas”

9. 50 Lene Uhrbom, Uppsala University
“A cell of origin-based cross.species strategy to decipher glioblastoma biology”

10.15 Caroline Gallant, Uppsala University
“Multiplex simultaneous detection of RNA and protein in cell lysates – application in a glioblastoma cell model”

10.40 Coffee

11.00 Mats Nilsson, Stockholm University
“In situ sequencing for mutation and expression profiling in cancer tissue sections”

11.25 Richard Rosenquist-Brandell, Uppsala University
“The Clinical Sequencing Facility: Transferring Next-Generation-Sequencing to Diagnostics”

11.50 Henrik Grönberg, Karolinska Institutet
“ClinSeq project – Comprehensive analysis of 300 breast cancers”

12.15 Lunch


For further information, please contact Eva Molin i Uppsala (

Organizers: Henrik Grönberg, Jussi Taipale, Sven Nelander, Tobias Sjöblom