Guest lectures and seminars

The Hans Prydz Lecture Series is a series of guest lectures open for all:

This lecture series of distinguished international speakers organized jointly by the Biotechnology Centre of Oslo and Centre for Molecular Medicine Norway is named after Hans Prydz.


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Time and place: Nov. 5, 2019 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Forskningsparken (Oslo Science Park), HAGEN 3

Professor Taipale, professor of Medical Systems Biology, will present his research as part of the NCMM Tuesday Seminar Series. 


Time and place: Oct. 9, 2019 11:30 AM12:30 PM, Foskningsparken, Meeting Room 'VIA'

An open seminar by EATRIS Operations Director Anton Ussi.

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Time and place: Aug. 22, 2019 2:00 PM3:00 PM, Kino Lecture Theatre Hall, Level 0, Forskingsparken

Professor Stefano Stella, Associate Professor at the Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research (CPR), University of Copenhagen, will present his research.

Hartmut Oschkinat
Time and place: June 27, 2019 11:00 AM12:00 PM, Kino Lecture Theatre Hall, Level 0, Forskingsparken
Time and place: May 7, 2019 2:15 PM3:15 PM, Bikuben, Bikuben, Kristine Bonnevies Hus, Blindernveien 31, Universitetet i Oslo

This lecture is free and open to anyone interested, hosted by Centre for Digital Life Norway.

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Time and place: Apr. 24, 2019 11:30 AM12:00 PM, Room Kinoen, Forskningsparken

NCMM group leader will present her research as part of Oslo Science Park's 'Food for Thought' series

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Time and place: Mar. 27, 2019 3:00 PM4:00 PM, Kino Lecture Hall, Forskningsparken

Professor Nenad Ban, of  ETH Zurich, will give the talk: "Protein synthesis: from ribosome assembly to targeting of membrane proteins". The seminar is the first in a series on biological single particle cryo-electron microscopy.

Time and place: Nov. 12, 2018 2:15 PM3:00 PM, Room VIA, Forskningsparken

This seminar series features presentations detailing structural biology research currently underway at the University of Oslo.

Time and place: Oct. 15, 2018 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room VIA, Oslo Science Park

This seminar series features presentations detailing structural biology research currently underway at the University of Oslo.

Time and place: Aug. 6, 2018 11:00 AM12:30 PM, Room VIA, Forskningsparken

Dr. Zoll will give the talk, "Trypanosomes' magic bullet - Understanding the structural basis of SRA-mediated immune escape in Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense"

Time and place: July 20, 2018 11:00 AM12:00 PM, Room VIA, Forskingsparken

Dr. Javier Gutiérrez-Fernández, postdoc in Leonid Sazanov’s group at IST (Institute of Science and Technology) Austria, will give a guest lecture titled, "Insights into the structure and mechanism of bacterial proteins and complexes"

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Time and place: June 18, 2018 10:15 AM11:00 AM, Room VIA, Forskingsparken

Professor Frank Sobott, Chair of Biomolecular Mass Spectrometry at the Astbury Centre, University of Leeds, will give the talk titled, "Dynamic protein structure: from protein disorder to membrane pores"

Time and place: June 4, 2018 3:00 PM4:00 PM, Georg Sverdrups Hus, University of Oslo

Dr. Mika Rämet, of PEDEGO research unit, University of Oulo, Finland, will give a talk titled, "Zebrafish as a model to study Mycobacterial infection". 

Time and place: June 1, 2018 2:00 PM3:00 PM, Room VIA, Forskningsparken

Ankur Garg, PhD, will give a talk titled, "Structural and functional analysis of ribonuclease ZC3H12C mediated regulation of immune responses"

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Time and place: May 22, 2018 1:30 PM2:30 PM, Room VIA, Forskingsparken

Marieke Kuijjer, of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard T.H. School of Public Health, will give a talk titled: "Understanding cancer using integrative network models"

Time and place: Apr. 16, 2018 2:30 PM4:00 PM, Red Auditorium, Rikshospitalet

Welcome to the next Oslo University Hospital (OUH) research seminar entitled  "Precision medicine in complex diseases". The seminar is open to all.

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Time and place: Mar. 22, 2018 2:30 PM3:30 PM, Nye Auditorium 13, Domus Medica, Oslo.

Dr. Chris Wallace, Senior Research Fellow, MRC Biostatistics Unit, Cambridge University, UK, will present her research on "Conditional false discovery rates in genetic association studies of rare diseases and disease subtypes”.

Time and place: Jan. 30, 2018 11:00 AM3:30 PM, Auditorium Forum, Oslo Science Park

NCMM will host a mini-symposium in Systems Medicine and Precision Medicine.

Time and place: Jan. 29, 2018 2:30 PM4:30 PM, Kristen Nygaard hus: Lille auditorium

This seminar is a joint event between the Sven Furberg seminars in Bioinformatics and Statistical genomics and the Hans Prydz Guest Lectures.

Time and place: Jan. 5, 2018 1:00 PM2:00 PM, Runde Auditorium, R-105, Domus Medica

Ana Domingos, Principal Investigator of the Obesity Laboratory at the Gulbenkian Science Institute, Portugal, will give a lecture titled, "Sympathetic Neuroimmunity for Obesity".

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Time and place: Jan. 5, 2018 11:00 AM12:00 PM, Room VIA, Forskningsparken

Lars Jansen, Principal Investigator of the Laboratory for Epigenetic Mechanisms, at the Gulbenkian Science Institute, Portugal, will give a lecture titled, "Chromatin-based epigenetic inheritance".

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Time and place: Dec. 4, 2017 1:00 PM2:00 PM, Room VIA, Forskningsparken

Kimberley Dodge-Kafka, Associate Professor at the Department of Cell Biology at the University of Connecticut, will give a lecture titled, "mAKAP- a master regulator of cardiac hypertrophy"

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Time and place: Nov. 29, 2017 1:00 PM2:00 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: Nov. 9, 2017 1:00 PM2:00 PM, Hagen 3, Forskingsparken, Gaustadaléen 21

Imre Västrik, Research Coordinator in the Bioinformatics Team at the Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland (FIMM) will give a talk titled, "TheDB - a smart integrated IT systemfor managing and analysing precision medicine data"

Time and place: Oct. 19, 2017 2:30 PM3:30 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."