Rudbeckseminarier vårterminen 2018

       Rudbeck Hall, Thursdays at 13.00

                     (unless otherwise indicated)

January
25/1
No seminar, replaced by 26/1
 

26/1   NOTE! Friday, Fåhraeus hall at 9.30
Speaker: Kari Alitalo
Affiliation: Universiity of Helsinki and Wihuri Research Institute, Finland
Title: Translational insights to vascular growth factors
Host: Lena Claesson-Welsh
 

February

1/2
Speaker: Suzanne Baker
Affiliation: St Jude, Memphis, USA
Title: Transforming Chromatin: Oncogenic Histone H3 in Pediatric High-Grade Gliomas
Host: Fredrik Swartlling
 

8/2 
Speaker: Ondine Cleaver
Affiliation: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
Title: GTPase control of biological tube formation
Host: Peetra Magnusson


15/2
Speaker: Hrvoje Miletic
Affiliation: University of Bergen, Norway
Title: Mechanisms of invasion in glioblastoma
Host: Karin Forsberg Nilsson


March

1/3  
Speaker: Karin Leandersson
Affiliation: Dept of Translational Medicine, Lund University
Title: The Yin-Yang of tumor associated macrophages in breast cancer
Host: Patrick Micke


8/3   
Speaker: Christine Skerka
Affiliation: Leibnitz institute, Jena, Germany
Title: Complement - a major driver of autoinflammation
Host: Kristina Nilsson Ekdahl


9/3   Extra Rubeck seminar, 10.00 Fåhraeus hall
Speaker: Wolf H. Fridman
Affiliation: Paris Descartes University Medical School, Paris, France
Title: Prognostic impact of the immune microenvironment in cancers: The role of tertiary lymphoid structures
Host: Anna Dimberg


15/3 
Speaker: Oren Becher
Institution: Northwestern University, Chicago, USA
Title: Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma, is it just a histone tale?
Host: Lene Uhrbom, Fredrik Swartling


19/3   Extra Rubeck seminar
Speaker: Ben Hogan
Affiliation: Institute for Molecular Bioscience, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
Title: New mechanisms of lymphatic vascular development from zebrafish
Host: Taija Mäkinen


22/3 
Speaker: Gary Bader
Affiliation: University of Toronto, The Donnelly Centre The Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute at Mount Sinai Hospital
Title: Pathway analysis of genomics data – From correlation to causation to drug discovery
Host: Sven Nelander

 
26/3   Extra Rubeck seminar
Speaker: Iñaki Martin Subero
Affiliation: University of Barcelona, Spain
Title: Multiple myeloma epigenetics: a journey from DNA methylomes to reference epigenome
Host: Antonia Kalushkova


29/3
Maundy Thursday, no seminar


April

5/4
Speaker: Gregory Adams
Affiliation: Eleven Biotherapeutics, Cambridge, USA
Title: Developing Targeted Immunotoxin Fusion Proteins for Cancer Therapy
Host: Marika Nestor


12/4
To be announced


19/4
Speaker: Claudio Arenas Franco
Affiliation: Instituto de Medicina Molecular Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Lisboa
Title: Conflicting interests in Vascular Morphogenesis
Host: Lena Claesson-Welsh


26/4
To be announced


May

3/5   
Speaker: Rob Moir
Affiliation: Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
Title: The Aβ peptide of Alzheimer’s disease, new tricks for an old dog
Host: Martin Ingelsson


7/5   Extra Rudbeck seminar - 13:00 Rudbecksalen
Speaker: Willam Elmquist
Affiliation: University of Minnesota, USA
Title: Factors influencing drug transport at the BBB: A critical determinant of efficacy in brain tumors
Host: Christer Betsholtz
 

10/5  
Ascension Day, no seminar


17/5
Speaker: Brigid Hogan
Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Title: Stem cells of the adult lung: Deconstructing the alveolar stem cell niche
Host: Johanna Andrae


24/5
Speaker: Stefan Liebner
Affiliation: Goethe University, Frankfurt, Tyskland
Title: Regulation of endothelial barrier properties in the CNS
Host: Elisabetta Dejana


29/5 Extra Rubeck seminar, 14.30 Skoogsalen, entrance 78, level 1. Akademiska sjukhuset
Speaker: Pernille Höjman
Affiliation: Centre of Inflammation and Metabolism (CIM) and Centre for Physical Activity Research (CFAS), Rigshospitalet, Faculty of Health Science, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Title: Molecular mechanisms linking exercise to cancer protection
Host: Birgitta Johansson

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pme3A7BpvfQ


31/5
No seminar, replaced by 1/6


June

1/6 NOTE! Friday, Navet BMV 12:45
Speaker: Rui Benedito
Affiliation: Spanish National Center for Cardiovascular Research
Title: Using multispectral genetic mosaics to understand vascular development and tumor angiogenesis
Host: Christer Betsholtz

7/6 
To be announced


14/6
To be announced


Contact, Rudbeck seminars

rudbeckseminars@igp.uu.se


Organisation committee

Johanna Andrae
Anna Dimberg
Magnus Essand
Martin Ingelsson
Masood Kamali-Moghaddam
Peetra Magnusson
Patrick Micke
Marika Nestor
Richard Rosenquist
Ola Söderberg
Lene Uhrbom