The Insulin producing beta cell in health and disease
Welcome to the next Oslo University Hospital (OUH) research seminar entitled "The Insulin producing beta cell in health and disease". The seminar is open to all.
12.30 Welcome by chairman
12.40 The beta cell in health and disease - An overview.
Olle Korsgren, Professor of Cell Transplantation,
Department of Immunology, Genetics and Pathology, Uppsala University
13.10 Pathogenesis of autoimmune disorders. What can we learn from celiac disease?
Ludvig Sollid, Professor, Director of Centre for Immune Regulation, UiO and OUH
Type 2 diabetes
13.45 Insulin secretion in type 2 diabetes.
Kåre I. Birkeland, Professor of Internal Medicine,
Division of Surgery, Inflammatory Medicine and Transplantation, UiO and OUH
14.05 Coffee break
Pathogenesis of type 1 diabetes
14.30 The natural history of prediabetes in children. Results from the DIPP-study.
Mikael Knip, Professor, Department of Paediatrics, University of Helsinki
14.50 The pathogenesis of type 1 diabetes:
Lessons from pancreatic biopsies in the DiViD study.
Lars Krogvold, Associate Professor, Consultant,
Department of Paediatrics, UiO and OUH
15.10 The inflammation of the islets of the Langerhans at diagnosis of type 1 diabetes.
Noel Morgan, Professor of Endocrine Pharmacology and
Director at the Institute of Biomedical & Clinical Science, University of Exeter
15.50 Coffee break
The future is here?
16.10 Antiviral treatment at the diagnosis of type 1 diabetes - The DiViDInt Trial.
Knut Dahl-Jørgensen, Professor, Department of Paediatrics, UiO and OUH
16.25 The development of a vaccine preventing type 1 diabetes.
Heikki Hyöty, Professor of Virology, University of Tampere
16.40 Intra lymphatic GAD Antigen vaccination –
A new treatment principle for type 1 diabetes?
Johnny Ludvigsson, Senior Professor, Division of Paediatrics, Linköping University
16.55 Islet transplantation in type 1 diabetes- indications and results.
Hanne Scholz, Senior Researcher, Institute for Surgical Research, UiO and OUH
17.10 Discussion and closing remarks
Everybody is welcome!
Professor Knut Dahl-Jørgensen, Chairman of Oslo Diabetes Research Centre