Minisymposium: 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 will take place at SciLifeLab in Uppsala on October 26. There will be ample time for discussion, as the aim is to stimulate collaborations.
Presentations represent activities within SciLifeLab that cover various methodologies and model systems of importance for the topic.
The event is open for all researchers in the field. Welcome!
- Lars Feuk, Uppsala University
- Anna Wedell, Karolinska Institutet
- Niklas Dahl, Uppsala University
- Anna Lindstrand, Karolinska Institutet
Coffee and Registration
Welcome words & Practicalities
Exploring the genetic basis for phenotypic diversity in natural populations using whole genome sequencing
Leif Andersson, Uppsala University
Coffee Break with sandwich
Comparative genetics and genomics to understand human health
Kerstin Lindblad-Toh, Uppsala University and Broad Institute
iPS models of human brain development in health and disease
Anna Falk, Karolinska Institutet
Lunch with discussions