Rudbeck seminars, autumn 2014

             The Rudbeck Hall, Thursdays at 13.00


Speaker: Mihaly Jozsi
Affiliation: Department of Immunology, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary.
Title: Factor H family proteins in the regulation of complement activation
Host: Bo Nilsson & Peetra Magnusson

11/9   NOTE!  Extra Rudbeck seminar at 10.00 in the Fåhraeus Hall
Speaker: Katie Bentley
Affiliation: Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
Title: Do endothelial cells dream of eclectic shape?
Host: Lena Claesson-Welsh

Speaker: Jon Strefford
Affiliation: Cancer Genomics Group, University of Southampton, UK.
Title: The genomics of mature B-cell neoplasms
Host: Richard Rosenquist

To be decided

Speaker: Cord Brakebusch
Affiliation: University of Copenhagen
Title: The role of N-WASP in epigenetic regulation of skin inflammation
Host: Konstantin Gaengel


2/10   NOTE! Cancelled
Speaker: Alice Berger
Affiliation: Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT, Cambridge, USA
Title: Genome sequencing in lung cancer
Host: Johan Botling

Speaker: Kerstin Lindblad-Toh
Affiliation: Science for Life Laboratory, Uppsala University, Sweden, and Broad Institute, Cambridge, USA
Title: Unraveling the genetics of human and canine behaviors - brain development is key
Host: Niklas Dahl and Lars  Feuk

Speaker: Andrew Scott
Affiliation: Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, Melbourne Branch
Title: Novel Approaches to Targeting the Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor for Cancer Therapy
Host: Marika Nestor

To be decided

Seminar moved to 3/11


3/11  replaces 30/10  NOTE! at 15.00
Speaker: Randell S Johnson
Affiliation: University of Cambridge
Title: The role of hypoxia and physiological response in metastatic progression
Host: Lena Claesson-Welsh

Speaker: Patric Turowski
Affiliation: UCL Institute of Ophthalmology, London
Title: Regulation of vascular blood-neural barriers
Host: Elisabet Ohlin

Speaker: Owen Sansom
Affiliation: Beatson Institute for Cancer Research, Glasgow
Title: Investigating the cooperation of Apc and kras mutations in colorectal cancer
Host: Ola Söderberg

17/11    NOTE! Extra Rudbeck seminar
Speaker: Robert Sebra
Affiliation: Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York
Title: Resolving Genomic Ambiguity – Insights into Human Genome Sequencing and Pathogen Surveillance using Very Long Reads
Host: Ulf Gyllensten

20/11   NOTE! Fåhraeus hall
Speaker: Christina Kiel
Institution: Center for Genomic regulation, Barcelona
Titel: Disentangling cell type-specific plasticity of ErbB/MAPK signaling networks
Värd: Ola Söderberg

Speaker: Jay Gopalakrishnan
Affiliation: Laboratory for Centrosome and Cytoskeleton Biology,
Center for Molecular Medicine of the University of Cologne (CMMC)
Title: Centrosome activation prevents cancer cell invasion
Host: Karin Forsberg Nilsson


Speaker: Lorin Olson
Affiliation: Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation, Oklahoma City
Title: PDGFRα regulates a fibro/adipogenic switch to initiate fibrosis
Host: Johanna Andrae

To be decided

Additional seminars in the autumn will be announced later