SciLifeLab Infrastructure outreach week

January 24, 2022 January 27, 2022


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Online event via Zoom

SciLifeLab Infrastructure outreach week

Virtual Event Virtual Event

January 24 @ 08:00 January 27 @ 17:00 CET

SciLifeLab is a national infrastructure within life science available for researchers in academia, healthcare, and industry. We provide access to a range of nationally unique and internationally competitive technologies in molecular biosciences that can be used to address questions in a broad range of life science disciplines. 

During four sessions we will highlight our capabilities to provide services within the research areas 1) drug discovery, 2) precision medicine, 3) ecosystem surveillance and evolutionary biology and 4) structural biology. We will present relevant technologies available at SciLifeLab and illustrate their utilization by user cases related to the topic of each session. 


Jan 24 at 13:00-15:00
Is your idea ready for drug discovery?

No matter whether your answer is yes or no, the national infrastructures for target- and drug discovery can help you move your project forward. This session introduces you to the capabilities and technologies spanning the entire range from high-throughput genetic and chemical screening for target identification via drug design using medicinal chemistry and molecular biology to preclinical proof of concept before pre-clinical development. Former and current users will give you a user’s perspective of the infrastructures.

Target audience: We welcome all Swedish academic and research groups and industrial users to hear about our platform activities!

SciLifeLab units presented: Drug Discovery and Development Platform (DDD), Chemical Biology Consortium Sweden (CBCS), CRISPR Functional Genomics (CFG), Chemical Proteomics

Jan 25 at 11:00 – 13:00
Towards enabling Precision and Translational Medicine

This session will cover:
– Identification of biomarkers in biofluids and tissues.
– Identification of therapeutical targets. 

Target audience: clinicians and preclinical researchers at Universities and University Hospitals. Startups, biotech companies, biotech companies and scientists interested in precision medicine are also welcome.

SciLifeLab units presented: Clinical Proteomics and Immunology, NGI, CBGE, Eukaryotic single cell genome, NBIS, Spatial and single cell biology, Clinical Genomics

Jan 26 at 10:00 – 12:00
Evolution, molecular ecology and environment

This session will cover: multiple aspects of evolution, molecular ecology and environment

Target audience: Scientists with interest in the fields of evolution, molecular ecology and environment

SciLifeLab units presented: NGI, IMT-UmU/Cryo-EM, Bioinformatics, Microbial Single Cell Genomics, Ancient DNA, and additional units.

Jan 27 at 10:00 – 12:00
Visualising life at the molecular level

This session will cover:
– Protein studies at atomic level
– Protein localization in tissue/cells
– Protein interactions and dynamics,

Target audience: Structural Biologist (also from industry), Preclinical researchers, and Cell biologists.  

SciLifeLab units presented: ISB, Cellular and Molecular imaging, NBIS, Spatial and Single cell biology

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Last updated: 2022-03-30

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