Rudbeck seminars, spring 2015

        Fåhraeus Hall, Thursdays at 13.00

NOTE! During this spring the seminars are held in the Fåhraeus Hall, Rudbeck Laboratory


Speaker: Arne Östman
Affiliation: Cancer Center Karolinska
Title: Impact of PDGFR-positive stromal cells on tumor progression and response to treatment
Host: Patrick Micke

Speaker: Fredrik Pontén
Affiliation: Dept. Immunology, Genetics and Pathology, Uppsala University
Title: A tissue-based map of the human proteome
Host: Erik Larsson

No seminar


Speaker: Taija Mäkinen
Affiliation: Dept. Immunology, Genetics and Pathology, Uppsala University
Title: Lymphatic vascular morphogenesis: novel insights into basic mechanisms
Host: Anna Dimberg

9/2  NOTE!   Monday, 15.15 - 16.15
co-organised with the SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series
Speaker: Richard Hynes
Affiliation: Howard Hughes Medical Institute, David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MIT, MA, US
Title: Extracellular Matrix and Platelets; Extrinsic Enhancers of Metastasis
Host: Christer Betsholtz

Speaker: Friedmann Kiefer
Affiliation: Max Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine, Münster, Germany
Title: Imaging (lymphatic) vessel development, function and pathology
Host: Taija Mäkinen

No seminar due to reconstructions


Speaker: Per Uhlén
Affiliation: Dept. Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics, KI
Title: Role of calcium signaling in neural stem cells
Host: Karin Forsberg Nilsson


13/3  NOTE! Extra Rudbeck Seminar and 2015 Uppsala University Medicine and Pharmacy Invited Lecture from Collège de France
Friday at 14.00, BMC, hall B22

Speaker: Edith Heard
Affiliation: Collège de France Chair of Epigenetics and Cellular Memory, Director of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Institut Curie, Paris, France
Title: Exploring epigenetics in development and disease in the context of X-chromosome inactivation
Host: Karin Forsberg Nilsson

No seminar, replaced by the seminar 24/3

24/3  NOTE Tuesday at 13.00, Fåhreaussalen
Speaker: Alf Grandien
Affiliation: Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sverige
Title: Breaking bad – how normal lymphocytes become tumor cells
Host: Helena Jernberg Wiklund

Speaker: Craig Daly
Affiliation: School of Life Science, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
Title: Imaging the Vascular Wall
Host: Dirk Pacholsky


2 /4
Easter Thursday, no seminar

Speaker: Igor Stagljar
Affiliation: University of Toronto, Canada
Title: Membrane protein interactome networks in health and disease
Host: Ola Söderberg

To be decided

23/4  NOTE! at 10.00
Speaker: Hellmut Augustin
Affiliation: German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
Title: Is Angiopoietin/Tie signaling a good target for therapy?
Host: Lena Claesson-Welsh

Last of April, no seminar


5/5    Extra Rudbeck seminar, together with BioVis symposium
Speaker: Frederic Strobl
Affiliation: Buchmann Institute for Molecular Life Sciences, Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Title: Preparation, imaging and data processing of cell, development and plant biology samples in light sheet-based fluorescence microscopy
Host: Dirk Pacholsky

Speaker: William C Aird
Affiliation: Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Title: Seeing the endothelium
Host: Anna Dimberg

13/5   NOTE! Wednesday
Speaker: Roman Thomas
Affiliation: Max Planck Institute Köln, Germany
Title: Exploring the genomes of small cell lung cancer
Host: Patrick Micke

Speaker: Hui Zong
Affiliation: Dept of Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, USA
Title: Overcome OPC homeostasis to fight the intrinsic resistance of glioma
Host: Lene Uhrbom

22/5   Extra Rudbeck seminar, at 15.00
Speaker: Harald zur Hausen
Affiliation: Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Germany
Title: The Search for Infectious Risk Factors for Human Cancers and Chronic Neurological Diseases in Meat and Milk of Dairy Cattle
Host: Erik Larsson


29/5  NOTE! Friday at 14.30
Speaker: Rolf Bjerkvig
Affiliation: University of Bergen, Norge
Title: Brain tumor initiation and progression: adaptive mechanisms to antivascular therapy
Host: Anna Dimberg