The challenges of discovering new antibiotics

Welcome to the next Oslo University Hospital (OUH) research seminar entitled  "The challenges of discovering new antibiotics". The seminar is open to all.

Program

14:30   Short introduction
            Karianne Wiger Gammelsrud, Dep. of Microbiology, OUH and UiO

14:40   Screening for new antibiotics targeting bacterial replication proteins and
            the finding of a non-fluoroquinolone topoisomerase inhibitor
            Kirsten Skarstad, Dep. of Microbiology, OUH
            Group leader of the group DNA replication and chromosome dynamics

15:05   New antimicrobial peptides
            Magnar Bjørås, Dep. of Microbiology, OUH and NTNU
            Group leader of the group Cellular responses to DNA damage

15:30   The discovery of a metallobetalactamase inhibitor
            Pål Rongved, Institute of pharmacy, UiO
            Group leader of SYNFAS and member of Centre for Integrative Microbial Evolution

15:55 Closing remarks

 

Everybody is welcome!

Meeting’s organizer and chairwoman

  • Karianne Wiger Gammelsrud, Department of Microbiology, OUH and UiO
Published Oct. 10, 2017 9:23 AM - Last modified Oct. 10, 2017 9:23 AM