Seminars & symposia - 2013


2013-12-18 01:00, Seminar | Campus Solna Berzelius väg 3

SciLifeLab symposium in superresolution microscopy

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

2013-12-16 16:15 - 17:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2013-12-16

Panos Deloukas Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Cambridge, UK “From GWAS signals to function”  Abstract Genome-wide association studies (GWASs) have identified a large number of genomic regions associated with quantitative traits and disease. A major challenge in GWASs is to identify the functional sequence variants, relevant cell types, and biological mechanisms underlying these associations. I will […]

2013-12-13 01:00, Seminar | Huddinge

Massively parallel sequencing services information meeting

CANCELLED.

2013-12-10 10:00 - 12:40, Seminar | Stockholm

Science & SciLifeLab Prize Seminar

Join the journal Science for the winning presentations of the Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists

2013-12-09 16:15 - 17:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2013-12-09

Manfred Kayser Department of Forensic Molecular Biology, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands Manfred Kayser is Professor and Chair of Forensic Molecular Biology at Erasmus University Rotterdam. Here he investigates various aspects of human biology and genetics that potentially provide solutions to currently unsolvable questions in forensics. Research areas besides unveiling the genetic […]

2013-12-09 11:00 - 12:45, Seminar | Uppsala (Science & SciLifeLab)

Science & SciLifeLab Prize Seminar

Join the journal Science for the winning presentations of the Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists.

2013-12-02 16:15 - 17:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2013-12-02 CANCELLED

Valeriya Lyssenko Steno Diabetes Center A/S, Gentofte, Denmark and Department of Clinical Sciences, Diabetes and Endocrinology, Lund University, SUS Malmö, Sweden Valeriya Lyssenko researches focuses on genetics determinants of diabetes development and progression. Her group conducts clinical studies on patients with diabetes, uses genomics laboratory approaches and computational approaches to dissect the complex genetics of […]

2013-11-27 01:00 - 2013-11-28 01:00, Seminar | Tomtebodavägen 23A (RNAi cell screening Facility @ SciLifeLab and Labcyte)

SciLifeLab – Labcyte Nordic Symposium 2013

SciLifeLab invites you to a workshop and seminar days on which we share knowledge and experiences around the use of acoustic liquid handling technologies. Workshop on the 27th of November and Seminar day on the 28th of November at the SciLifeLab building at the Karolinska Institutet campus Tomtebodavägen 23A.

2013-11-25 16:15 - 17:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2013-11-25

Jens Rettig Institut für Physiologie, Universität des Saarlandes, Homburg, Germany Jens Rettig is interested in the molecular mechanisms underlying regulated exocytosis. His lab investigates this topic by a spectrum of high-resolution imaging and electrophysiological methods in combination with structure/function studies in two model systems, adrenal chromatin cells and cytotoxic T lymphocytes. “The other synapse: calcium-dependent […]

2013-11-18 16:15 - 17:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2013-11-18

Mia Phillipsson Department of Medical Cell Biology, Uppsala University, Sweden “The role of leukocytes in angiogenesis and tissue repair”  Abstract Blood vessel growth, angiogenesis, is a tightly regulated process involving not only endothelial cells, but also several other cell types present at the site of angiogenesis. Leukocytes are known to accumulate at sites of hypoxia […]

2013-11-11 16:15 - 17:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2013-11-11

Mattias Jakobsson Department of Evolutionary Biology, Science for Life Laboratory, Uppsala University, Sweden Mattias Jakobsson has a broad interest in population genetics and human evolution. His lab uses computational approaches to decipher the complex patterns of large-scale human genomic variation, and to understand their implications for human demographic and evolutionary history. “The genomic footprint of […]

2013-11-04 16:15 - 17:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2013-11-04

Anne Ridley Randall Division of Cell and Molecular Biophysics, King’s College London, New Hunt’s House, Guy’s Campus, London, UK Anne Ridley is a leading scientist in the field of cell biology and cancer metastasis. She discovered the essential role of Rho GTPases in the assembly of focal adhesions and cytoskeletal remodelling. Some years ago, in […]

2013-11-04 01:00, Seminar | Laboratories for Chemical Biology Karolinska Institutet

Assay development in high throughput screening

Venue: Laboratories for Chemical Biology Karolinska Institutet Date: 4-8 November 2013 Registration deadline: 20 October 2013 Contact and registration Hanna Uvell PhD, Laboratories for Chemical Biology Umeå (LCBU), Hanna.Uvell@chem.umu.se, Tel: +46 (0)90-786 63 52 Send an e-mail to Hanna Uvell to register for the course. The number of participants will be limited and you will be asked to […]

2013-10-28 16:15 - 17:00, Seminar | Uppsala

SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series 2013-10-28

David Cano González Institute of Biomedicine of Seville (IBiS), Endocrinology Unit, University Hospital Virgen del Rocío, Sevilla, Spain. “Development of the innervation of the pancreas: Role of Glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor”  Abstract Innervation of the mammalian pancreas is crucial for endocrine and exocrine function. The study of pancreatic innervation has recently gained renewed interest due to reports indicating […]

2013-10-24 17:00 - 18:00, Seminar | Solna

What is Life? The future of biology

Modelling of Biological Systems Ilya Shmulevich, Institute for Systems Biology (ISB), Seattle, US Host: Erik Aurell, KTH & Ingemar Ernberg, KI   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 […]

2013-10-24 02:00, Seminar | KI Campus

Seminar: What is Life? The future of biology

What is life? – The Future of Biology seminar series, autumn 2013 Thursday October 24, 15.00 Modelling of Biological Systems Ilya Shmulevich, Institute for Systems Biology (ISB), Seattle, US Jacob Berzelius lecture hall (Adam), Berzelius väg 3, KI Campus Host: Erik Aurell, KTH & Ingemar Ernberg, KI The What is Life-seminar series is inspired by […]

2013-10-04 15:00 - 18:30, Seminar | SciLifelab in Uppsala

Seminar: The power of NGS and array based studies in Cancer Research

Join us for a review of the latest progress in cancer research, and how Illumina’s portfolio can help you in your studies of cancer. Illumina offers solutions that can rapidly help determine the unique cancer genome, epigenome and transcriptome in each patient. These solutions can help elucidate the mechanisms underlying the disease. The seminar will […]

2013-10-01 15:00 - 18:30, Seminar | SciLifeLab in Stockholm

Seminar: Using Illumina Next-Generation Sequencing Technology to Study Microbial Genetics

Accurate microorganism identification and characterization are essential for disease diagnosis, microbial outbreak profiling, and environmental community studies. In the last two decades, many molecular tools have been developed for determining objective standards for microorganism characterization and identification. Illumina next-generation sequencing technology has revolutionized microbiology studies, enabling high resolution genomic and transcriptomic analyses. Tuesday 1st October […]

2013-09-30 02:00, Seminar | SciLifeLab in Stockholm

Seminar: Using New Technologies to Study the Genetics of Disease

Discover how new technologies are being used to identify genetic variations associated with human disease. In this seminar, you’ll learn how high-throughput genetics is expanding the field of human disease research; from traditional genome-wide association studies (GWAS) to targeted resequencing approaches that can identify both common and exceedingly rare causal variations. Hear from scientists who […]

2013-09-24 02:00, Seminar | KI Campus

Seminar: What is Life? The future of biology

What is life? – The Future of Biology seminar series, autumn 2013 Tuesday September 24, 9.30 Studies of Prosociality and Fairness in Primates Frans de Waal, C.H. Chandler-professor of primate behaviour Emory University, Atlanta, US Wallenberg lecture hall, Nobel forum, Nobels väg 1 Host: Hugo Zeberg, Neuroscience & Ingemar Ernberg, MTC Thursday October 24, 15.00 […]

2013-05-21 02:00, Seminar | Nobels väg 1

What is life? – seminar

Five seminars in “What is life? – The Future of Biology” seminar series, spring 2013 Tuesday May 21, 15.00 The Network of Life Uri Alon, Weizmann Institute Wallenberg lecture hall, Nobel forum, Nobels väg 1 Host: Ingemar Ernberg, KI The What is Life-seminar series is inspired by the seminal book What is life? by Erwin […]

2013-03-25 01:00, Seminar | Solna

National Bioinformatics Infrastructure BILS Seminar

Presentation of the National Bioinformatics Infrastructure BILS at Karolinska Institutet PROGRAMME 10:00 – 10:30 Welcome and Presentation of BILS and ELIXIR 10:30 – 10:45 Presentation of WABI 10:45 – 10:55 Presentation of biosupport.se 10:55 – 11:05 How to publish your data 11:05 – 11:15 Presentation of BILS staff. 11:15 – 12:00 Lunch sandwich with possibility […]