Rudbeck seminars spring 2011

              The Rudbeck Hall, Thursdays at 13.00

 

Extra Rudbeck seminar January 26 at 13.00:
Speaker: Svante Pääbo
Affiliation: Department of Genetics, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig
Title: Of Denisovans and Neandertals – Sequencing Archaic Human Genomes
Host: Lars Feuk

 

27/1
Speaker: Tomas Marques-Bonet
Affiliation: Institut de Biologia Evolutiva (UPF-CSIC), Parc de Recerca Biomèdica de Barcelona (PRBB)
Title: The evolution of human segmental duplications
Host: Lars Feuk 

 

February
 

3/2
Speaker: Anthony Forster
Affiliation: Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Uppsala University
Title: Synthetic biology, protein synthesis and drug discovery
Host: Lars Feuk


10/2

Speaker: Kristian Pietras
Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Title: Contrasting effects of TGF-beta signaling in the pro-angiogenic tumor stroma
Host: Mats Hellström


17/2
Speaker: Cecilia Söderberg Naucler
Affiliation: Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institute
Title: The role of CMV in inflammatory diseases and cancer
Host: Magnus Essand


24/2
No seminar

 

March


3/3 
Cancelled


10/3
Speaker: to be decided


15/3      EXTRA RUDBECKSEMINARIUM
Speaker: Douglas Hanahan
Affiliation: Swiss Institute for Experimental Cancer Research, Lausanne
Title: ”Hallmarks of Cancer Revisited”
Host: Lena Claesson-Welsh


17/3
Speaker: Eric Holland
Affiliation: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York
Title: Stem cells and the perivascular niche in PDGF/proneural gliomas
Host: Lene Uhrbom


23/3   EXTRA RUDBECKSEMINARIUM
Speaker: Marta Alarcón-Riquelme
Affiliation: Andalusian Center for Genomics and Oncological Research, Pfizer-University of Granada-Junta de Andalucia
Title: Genetics of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Exploring the Functionality of Susceptibility Variants
Host: Lars Feuk


24/3
Föreläsare: Claus Storgaard
Affiliation: Biotech Research and Innovation Centre (BRIC), University of Copenhagen
Title: High-throughput siRNA screening unravels key pathways required for genome integrity
Host: Tobias Sjöblom


31/3
Speaker: Reinhard Wurzner
Affiliation: Department of Hygiene, Microbiology and Social Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University
Title: Complement evasion strategies employed by bacteria and fungi
Host: Bo Nilsson
 
 

April


7/4
Speaker: Jon Wall
Affiliation: University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine
Title: A new probe for PET and SPECT imaging of amyloid and melanoma
Host: Per Westermark
 

14/4
Speaker: Akseli Hemminki
Affiliation: University of Helsinki, Finland
Title: Cancer gene therapy in humans
Host: Magnus Essand
 

21/4
No seminar


28/4
Speaker: Brian O’Nuallain
Affiliation: University College, Dublin
Title: Vaccine and Naturally Generated Antibodies Against the Alzheimer’s Disease-Associated Ab Peptide
Host: Frida Ekholm Pettersson


 

May


5/5   CANCELLED!

Speaker: Grietje Molema
Affiliation: Dept. of Pathology & Medical Biology, University Medical Center Groningen
Title: Microvascular endothelial biology and pharmacology: lost in translation
Host: Anna Dimberg


12/5 NOTE! The seminar will be held in the Fåhreus hall
Speaker: Marcus Fändrich
Affiliation: Max-Planck-Forschungsstelle für Enzymologie der Proteinfaltung, Martin-Luther Universität, Halle, Germany
Title: Amyloid structures from Alzheimer's Abeta Peptide and their Recognition by Antibody Fragments
Host: Per Westermark


19/5
  NOTE! starts at 14.30
Speaker: Robert Fell
Affiliation: Institute of Molecular Genetics, University of Montpellier
Title: Epigenetic mechanisms in mammalian genomic imprinting
Host: Chandra Kanduri


20/5       EXTRA RUDBECKSEMINARIUM
Speaker: Raghu Kalluri
Affiliation: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
Title: Microenvironment Controls the Rate of Metastasis
Host: Lena Claesson-Welsh


26/5

Speaker: to be decided


 

June


2/6
No seminar


9/6
Speaker: Stefan Dübel
Affiliation: Technische Universität Braunschweig, Institute of Biochemistry and Biotechnology
Title: New visions for well known molecules: Antibody engineering for improved research, diagnostics and therapy
Host: Ulf LAandegren
 

15/6    NOTE!    WEDNESDAY AT 14.00
Speaker: Sandra McAllister
Affiliation: Harvard Medical School and Brigham&Women's Hospital, Boston, USA
Title: The Systemic Environment as a Powerful Determinant of Tumor Malignancy and Stromal Formation
Host: Fredrik Pontén