SciLifeLab Workshops: Medical and Population Genetics and Genomics


About the workshop:
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 16. There will be ample time for discussion, as the aim is to stimulate collaborations.

Organizers:
Niklas Dahl, Mattias Jakobsson, Ingrid Skelton & Anna Wedell

Venue:
E10:1309, Uppsala Biomedical Centre (BMC), Husargatan 3, Uppsala

Bus transfer:
From SciLifeLab Stockholm, Tomtebodavägen 23A, at 8.30 and back at 13.30.

Registration – last day to register: October 12

Program

09:30-09:45 Coffee

09:45-10:15
Bengt Persson, BILS (Bioinformatic Services to Swedish Life Science), Uppsala
National bioinformatic infrastructure. Computation and storage of large amounts of data

10:15-10:45
Cilla Söderhäll, Karolinska Institutet
Genetics of Asthma

10:45-11:00 Coffee break

11:00-11:30
Gioele La Manno, Karolinska Institutet
Single cell transcriptomics

11:30-12:00
Magda Bienko, Karolinska Institutet
Two meters in ten micrometers? Let’s have a closer look…

12:00-12:30
Helena Malmström, Uppsala University
Ancient DNA reveals human past

12:30 Lunch

For more information please contact Eva Molin, eva.molin@scilifelab.uu.se