Rudbeck seminars, autumn semester 2017

           Rudbeck Hall, Thursdays at 13.00

                          (unless otherwise indicated)


Speaker: Marie Arsenian Henriksson
Affiliation: Dept. of microbiology, tumor and cell biology, Karolinska Institutet
Title: Differentiation control in childhood neuroblastoma
Host: Sven Nelander

14/9  OBS! Börjar kl 13.30
Speaker: Xandra Breakefield
Affiliation: Mass General Hospital, Boston, USA
Title: Extracellular Vesicles as EVocators in Brain Tumors
Host: Martin Ingelsson

Speaker: George Vasmatzis
Affiliation: Mayo Clinics, Rochester, USA
Title: Emerging biomarkers guiding personalized medicine
Host: Anna Dimberg

Speaker: Jukka Westermarck
Affiliation: Turku Center for Biotechnology, Finland
Title: Protein phosphatase 2A (PP2A) as a novel (druggable) target for glioma therapy
Host: Anna Segerman


Speaker: Albert Wellstein
Affiliation: Georgetown University Medical School, Washington DC, USA
Title: Drivers of cancer invasion and metastasis
Host: Anna Dimberg

Speaker: Alberto Lléo
Affiliation: Hospital Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
Title: Synaptic abnormalities in brain disorders
Host: Martin Ingelsson

No seminar

25/10  NOTE!  Cancelled
Speaker: Vivianne Malmström
Affiliation: Rheumatology Unit, Dept of Medicine, Center for Molecular Medicine, Karolinska Institutet
Host: Sara Mangsbo

No seminar


Speaker: Markus Huber Lang
Affiliation: Ulm University, Germany
Title: Neutrophil Dysfunction during Systemic Inflammation
Host: Bo Nilsson

To be decided

Speaker: Sergey Deyev
Affiliation: Shemyakin & Ovchinnikov Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia
Title: Multifunctional nanoparticle-based agents for theranostics: combining diagnostics and therapy
Host: Vladimir Tolmachev

Speaker: Björn Nilsson
Affiliation: Hematology and Transfusion Medicine, Dept of Laboratory Medicine, Lund University
Title: Genetic variation influencing blood cell formation and blood cancer risk
Host: Sven Nelander

29/11   Extra Rudbeck seminar
Speaker: Chetan Bettegowda
Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
Title: Liquid biopsies for cancer diagnostics
Host: Lucia Cavelier

30/11  NOTE!  At 14.15
Speaker: Hendrik Stunnenberg
Affiliation: Radboud Institute for Molecular Life Sciences (RIMLS), Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Titel: Immune memory
Host: Antonia Kalushkova


Speaker: Silvia Marino
Affiliation: Elucidating the glioblastoma epigenome
Title: Blizard Institute, Barts and The London Medical School, Queen Mary University of London, UK
Host: Sven Nelander

13/12  NOTE! Fåhraeussalen, replaces the seminar on 14/12
Speaker: Giorgio Scita
Affiliation: IFOM Institute, Milano, Italien
Title: Endocytic control of collective motility and mechanics
Host: Elisabetta Dejana