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Time and place: Nov. 13, 2017 9:00 AM - Nov. 24, 2017 4:00 PM, Hagen 1 + 2, Level 0, Oslo Science Park

Course no: MF9120BTS - Molecular Medicine (national PhD-level course) 

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Time and place: Nov. 29, 2017 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, Conference Room, Institute for Experimental Medical Research, Oslo University Hospital

Howard Young from the Department of Biochemistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada will give a lecture titled, 'Correlating Structure and Function of Human Genetic Variants in Calcium Homeostasis and Cardiac Contractility'

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Time and place: Oct. 19, 2017 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM, Lille Auditorium, Kristen Nygaards Hus

Dr. Eivind Valen, Group Leader at the Computational Biology Unit of the University of Bergen, will present the lecture "Searching for function in the dark matter of the genome."

Time and place: Oct. 13, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Lille auditorium A1.1004, Domus Odontologica

IOB hosts a mini-seminar on molecular changes in aging with two invited speakers from the Center for Healthy Aging at the University of Copenhagen.

Time and place: Oct. 9, 2017 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM, Blue Auditorium, Rikshospitalet

Welcome to the next Oslo University Hospital (OUH) Research Seminar: "Individualised Cancer Treatment"

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Time and place: Oct. 2, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Room VIA, Forskingsparken

Michail Sitkovsky, Professor and Director of the New England Inflammation and Tissue Protection Institute at the Northeastern University College of Science, Boston, USA, will give a guest lecture titled, 'Anti-Hypoxia/HIF-1alpha and anti-A2A-Adenosinergic Co-adjuvants to enable the rejection of the most therapy-resistant tumors' 

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Time and place: Sep. 29, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Auditorium 1, George Sverdrups Hus, Universitetsbiblioteket

This is a special event, designed to inform and educate Norwegian researchers about the opportunities and resources available at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL).

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Time and place: Sep. 28, 2017 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM, Oslo Science Park, the temporary dome

Algae can be used to make foods, medicines and energy. What role can researchers, entrepreneurs, policy makers and investors play in bringing ideas to the market?

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Time and place: Sep. 24, 2017 12:00 PM - Sep. 26, 2017 2:00 PM, Corinthia Hotel, Prague, Czech Republic

EATRIS is organising its third bi-annual conference, 'Translational Medicine 2017' over 24-26 September in Prague. This event will bring together international experts to discuss the latest advancements in translational medicine.

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Time and place: Sep. 21, 2017 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM, Runde Auditorium, Domus Medica, Oslo

Dr. Christopher Yau, Reader in Computational Biology based in the Centre for Computational Biology at the University of Birmingham will give a lecture titled, "Probabilistic modelling approach for pseudotime estimation in single cells and populations."

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Time and place: Sep. 6, 2017 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM, Vilhelm Bjerknes hus, Blindern Campus

Lecture "A new era of medicine with induced pluripotent stem cells – iPS cells" and panel discussion "Implications of Stem Cell Therapy for Patients and Society" with Shinya Yamanaka, 2012 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine.

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Time and place: Sep. 4, 2017 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM, Helga Eng's Hus, Auditorium U35

'Exploring and exploiting the constraints of local signaling', by Professor John D. Scott

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Time and place: Aug. 31, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Room Via, Forskingsparken

Morten Schak Nielsen, of Copenhagen University, will give a lecture titled, 'Connexin 43 gap junctions at the nexus of cardiac activation'.

Time and place: June 22, 2017 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM, TBA

Dr. Roderic Guigò, coordinating the Bioinformatics and Genomics program of the Centre de Regualció Genòmica in Barcelona will present a lecture on his current research.

Time and place: Apr. 27, 2017 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM, Forskningsparken (Oslo Science Park), HAGEN 3

Second in the Sven Furberg Seminar Series: Dr. Robin Andersson, Assistant Professor, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, will present the lecture, "Characterisation of regulatory activities and active chromatin architectures from transcription initiation events."

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Time and place: Mar. 24, 2017 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM, Hagen 3, Forskningsparken

Professor Steve Bova is a Professor and Group Leader at the Prostate Cancer Research Center, Institute of Biosciences and Medical Technology, BioMediTech, University of Tampere and Fimlab Laboratories, Tampere University Hospital in Finland.

He will give a talk titled, 'Leveraging the evolutionary history of metastatic prostate cancer'.

Time and place: Mar. 24, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:15 PM, Hagen 3, Forskingsparken, Gaustadaléen 21

Jaime Castro-Mondragòn is a PhD student in Bioinformatics. The title of his talk is, 'Identification of Transcription Factors related to mammalian promoters with distal functions'.

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Time and place: Mar. 16, 2017 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM, Domus Medica, room 2240

Dr. Harald Binder, Professor, Institute of Medical Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics, University Medical Center, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany, will present the lecture: 

"Two uses of stagewise regression: from landmarking in cancer patients to deep learning for SNPs".

Time and place: Mar. 14, 2017 1:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Green Auditorium, Rikshospitalet

M.Sc. Bertrand Simon, a joint PhD student from the EMBL-Hamburg and NCMM, will defend his thesis, "Structural and functional regulation of death-associated protein kinases activity by calcium/calmodulin binding" on March 14.

Time and place: Feb. 17, 2017 1:15 PM - 4:00 PM, The Smalltalk Auditorium, Ole Johan Dahls Hus

MRes Lisa Gerner at the Centre for Molecular Medicine Norway will be defending the thesis "An Exploration of the Structure and Function of Calcium/calmodulin-dependent kinase kinase 2 (CaMKK2) in Prostate Cancer"  for the degree of PhD.

Time and place: Feb. 6, 2017 11:00 AM - Feb. 7, 2017 1:00 PM, Oslo Science Park; Auditorium Forum

This meeting is intended for NCMM group leaders, NCMM Associate Investigators/Young Associate Investigators, Board members and other stakeholders and scientific leaders. The meeting is planned from lunch-to-lunch.

Forskningsparken
Time and place: Nov. 15, 2016 2:30 PM - 4:45 PM, Room KINO, OsloSciencePark
Hesso Farhan
Time and place: Nov. 3, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, Room Via at OsloSciencePark

Hesso Farhan is an Associate Professor at the Institute of Basic Medical Sciences in Oslo. His group is interested in investigating the link between signal transduction and the endomembrane system. The group uses a combination of classical molecular cell biology techniques, system biology and mathematical modeling to understand the spatial-temporal regulation of signaling pathways and its role in the orchestrating fundamental cellular processes such as secretion, cell migration, polarity, and growth.

The title of the talk is: Organization of Cellular Signaling in Time and Space: Relevance for Growth and Migration of Cancer Cells.

Time and place: Oct. 31, 2016 - Nov. 1, 2016, Holmen fjordhotell

Yearly, the Centres arrange a common retreat where all employees and students at the centres are invited. Open the programme.

Pia Abel zur Wiesch
Time and place: Sep. 2, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, Room VIA at OsloSciencePark

Pia Abel zur Wiesch at the Institute of Pharmacy, UiT The Arctic University of Norway is heading the Systems Pharmacology group that uses theoretical models in close collaboration with experimentalists and clinicians to explore how we could use both within-host and population-wide drug treatment strategies to minimize human morbidity and mortality. The group is focusing on bacterial population dynamics, specifically pathogen population dynamics of anti-infective therapy. Pia Abel zur Wiesch in addition holds a visiting professorship at Yale School of Public Health. The title of her talk is "How to design drug dosing strategies: at the interface of chemical kinetics and population biology".