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Annual plan CanCell


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Time and place: Nov. 12, 2020 5:30 PM8:30 PM, Litteraturhuset

How can scientific research inform us on optimal diet and lifestyle in order to live long and healthy lives?



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Time and place: May 28, 2020 1:00 PM2:00 PM, Online Zoom

CanCell will host an online seminar with professor Andrea Ballabio from Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine of Pozzuoli. Maja Radulovic, CanCell will give a Young Shot talk prior to Ballabio's presentation. 

The seminar will be arranged online on Zoom.

Time and place: May 6, 2020 12:00 PM2:00 PM, Seminar Room 1+2 ICR

Our user panel have graciously agreed to give individual feedback on Cancer Society and Helse Sør-Øst Open Call applications for preregistered applicants* among CanCell scientist.

Time: Apr. 16, 2020Apr. 17, 2020

Ragnhild Eskeland is organizing the Fourth Epigenetics Symposium, which is postponed due to the COVID-19 outbreak. CanCell is coorganzing this event, and it will be open for CanCell members. 

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Time and place: Feb. 28, 2020 2:00 PM3:00 PM, Seminar Room 1

We have invited César Serrano from Vall'd Hebron Institute of Oncology (VHIO), Barcelona, and are delighted to have him speak at the second CanCell seminar in 2020. We are also happy to present Heidi Maria Namløs as Young Shot speaker prior to César's talk. 

Title: Deciphering the crossroads of KIT oncogene in gastrointestinal stromal tumor

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Time and place: Feb. 27, 2020 1:00 PM4:00 PM, Domus Medica L200

The CanCell Young Scientists (CYS) have the immense pleasure of inviting you to our second workshop Thursday, February the 27th, on the topic:


Rigorous scientific methodology:

from data quantitation to hypothesis testing and model inference

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Time and place: Jan. 23, 2020 2:00 PM3:00 PM, Auditorium ICR

We are honored to present Professor Marta Miączyńska from The Laboratory of Cell Biology, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Warsaw, as the first speaker of the CanCell seminars for 2020. 


The title of her talk is: Inflammatory signaling from endosomes in cancer cell biology

Time and place: Jan. 23, 2020 1:00 PM2:00 PM, Auditorium ICR

CanCell will greet the new year with a general meeting with all members of CanCell where plans and activities for 2020 will be presented

Time and place: Dec. 17, 2019 10:00 AM1:00 PM, Seminar Room 1+2 ICR

The User Panel representing several cancer patient groups will visit CanCell Tuesday December 17th.

Time and place: Dec. 2, 2019 9:30 AMDec. 3, 2019 4:00 PM, Seminar Room 2 - Institute for Cancer Research

CanCell members are invited to participate in a Writing Course held by Åsmund H. Eikenes. The main aim is science blogs. 

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Time and place: Nov. 12, 2019 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Seminar Room 1+2 ICR

Welcome to the next CanCell seminar scheduled for Tuesday 12th of November at 12:00 hrs (new time) with Thomas Vaccari, Department of Biosciences, University of Milan, Italy

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Time and place: Nov. 7, 2019 1:00 PM2:00 PM, Auditorium ICR

Welcome to the next CanCell seminar scheduled for Thursday 7th of November at 13:00 hrs with Professor Jesper Olsen, Quantitative Proteomics Mass Spec group, Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

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Time and place: Oct. 24, 2019 11:00 AMOct. 25, 2019 2:00 PM, Holmen Fjordhotell

The CanCell Annual Retreat for the centre's members will take place at Holmen Fjordhotell in Asker outside of Oslo




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Time and place: Oct. 18, 2019 2:00 PM3:00 PM, Room 2240, Institute for Basic Medical Sciences

Welcome to the next CanCell seminar scheduled for Friday 18th of October at 14:00 hrs with Dr. Tiziana Bonaldi from the Department of Experimental Oncology, European Institute of Oncology, Milano.

Time and place: Sep. 13, 2019 2:00 PM3:00 PM, Auditorium ICR

Welcome to the next CanCell seminar scheduled for Friday 13th of September at 14:00 hrs, Auditorium, Research Building, Institute for Cancer Research.

Invited Speaker: Akihiro Nakano, RIKEN Center for Advanced Photonics, Wako, Japan


State-of-the-art Live Cell Imaging at High-speed and Super-resolution

-- A Dream to See Real Vesicular Trafficking Has Come True

Time and place: Sep. 9, 2019 4:30 PM7:30 PM, Litteraturhuset

The CanCell Young Scientists are happy to invite everyone at CanCell to their kick-off event! 


When: Monday 9th September, 16:30-19:30

Where: Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsveien 29

Time and place: Aug. 21, 2019 1:00 PM5:00 PM, Seminar Rooms 1+2, ICR

CanCell Young Scientist has the great pleasure to invite you to their first workshop event on next-level scientific writing and career building!

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Time and place: June 21, 2019 2:00 PM3:00 PM, Auditorium ICR

Welcome to the next CanCell seminar scheduled for Friday 21st of June at 14:00 hrs.

Invited Speaker: Tamas Balla, Principal Investigator at Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institutes of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA

Title: Phosphatidylinositol 4-phosphate gradients shape the lipid landscape of eukaryotic cells

Introducing 'young shot' talk: 

Kay Oliver Schink, senior scientist in the Cellular Membrane Dynamics group, CanCell, UiO & Department of Molecular Cell Biology, ICR, OUH

Title: Phosphoinositides in control of macropinosome formation

Time and place: June 11, 2019 10:30 AMJune 12, 2019 4:00 PM, Institute for Cancer Research

We are delighted to have our esteemed guest professors Eileen White (Rutgers Cancer Institute) and Ivan Dikic (Goethe University) here for our semiannual symposium taking place on June 11-12. 

We are also fortunate to have two excellent researchers from NCMM to present for us - Irep Gözen and Per Ottar Seglen. In addition, the symposium will feature short talks from CanCell members Aram Andersen, Roji Khezari, Marie Rogne and Alf Håkon Lystad.

Time and place: May 15, 2019 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Auditorium ICR

The Young Scientist Forum (YSF) of CanCell and the Institute of Cancer Research Seminar Series have the pleasure to announce a scientific talk by Professor David Thomas on Wednesday 15th May at 12 noon in the auditorium of the Institute for Cancer Research.

Time and place: May 8, 2019 10:00 AM11:30 AM, Auditorium, Institute for Cancer Research

CanCell User Panel Seminar - learn from our user representatives. 

Time and place: Apr. 26, 2019 2:00 PM3:00 PM, Auditorium, Institute for Cancer Research

Welcome to the next CanCell seminar scheduled for Friday 26th of April at 14:00 hrs.

Invited Speaker: Eduardo Moreno, Principle Investigator of The Cell Fitness Group at Champalimaud Research Foundation, Portugal

Title: Cell competition and cancer

Introducing 'young shot' talk: 

Viola Lobert, Tumor-Host Biology Group, CanCell, UiO and Molecular Cell Biology, ICR, OUS

Title: Regulation of lumen formation during epithelial morphogenesis

Time and place: Mar. 22, 2019 2:00 PM3:00 PM, Auditorium of Institute for Cancer Research

Welcome to the next CanCell seminar scheduled for Friday 22th of March at 14:00 hrs.

Invited Speaker: Chiara Francavilla, Research Fellow, Division of Molecular and Cellular Function, University of Manchester, UK

Title: A Proteomic Approach to Analyse FGFR Proximal Signaling in Breast Cancer Cells

Introducing 'young shot' talk: 

Ellen Margrethe Haugsten, Molecular Biology of Sarcomas Group, CanCell, UiO & Department of Tumour Cell Biology, ICR, OUH

Title: "Proximity Labeling Reveals Determinants of FGFR Signaling in Sarcoma cells"

Time and place: Mar. 11, 2019 11:30 AM3:45 PM, Seminar Room 1 of Institute for Cancer Research

CanCell will have its first evaluation by the Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) March 11 - 12. Internationally renowned scientists will spend two days interacting with and observing the centre, our scientists and their operations.

Time and place: Jan. 25, 2019 2:00 PM3:00 PM, The Radium Hospital Auditorium, building B, floor U2

Welcome to the next CanCell seminar scheduled for Friday 25th of January at 14:00 hrs.

Invited Speaker: Jim Norman, Senior Group Leader for Integrin Cell Biology, Cancer Research UK Beatson Institute, Glasgow, UK

Title: Mutant p53s influence the composition of exosomes to promote metastatic niche priming in pancreatic cancer


Introducing 'young shot' talk: 

Marte Sneeggen, Cellular Membrane Dynamics Group, CanCell, UiO & Department of Molecular Cell Biology, ICR, OUH

Title: WDFY2 restrains matrix metalloprotease secretion and cell invasion by retention of VAMP3 in endosomal tubules