SciLifeLab The Svedberg seminar series

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Schedule for spring 2017

Uppsala Biomedical center (BMC), every other Monday at 15:15 in room C8:301, if not stated differently.

The next speaker nomination round opens March 2017.
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January 16 
Jacques Reis

Department of Neurology, University of Strasbourg, France
Title: The boomerang effect – dealing with neurological risk factors due to the global changes
Host: Anne-Marie Landtblom
Room: E10:1309 (Navet, entrance C11)
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January 23
Anton A. Komar

The Center for Gene Regulation in Health and Disease (GRHD), Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH, USA
Title: Codon usage – a guide for protein folding in the cell
Host: Suparna Sanyal
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February 6
Thomas Perlmann

Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research and Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Title: A single cel perspective on development and brain repair in Parkinson’s disease
Host: Carl-Henrik Heldin
Room: C8:305
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February 13
Dean Baker

Center for Economic and Policy Research, Washington DC, USA
Title: Is patent monopoly financing for prescription drug research: is there a better way?
Host: Mathias Rask-Andersen
Room: A1:107a, BMC
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March 6
Thomas Carell

Center for Integrative Protein Science, Department of Chemistry, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
Title: DNA bases beyond Watson and Crick
Host: Daniel Globisch
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March 20
David Cesarini

Department of Economics, New York University, USA
Title: TBA
Host: Leif Andersson
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April 3
Niklas Kolm

Department of Zoology, Stockholm University
Title: TBA
Host: Svante Winberg
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April 24
Aoife McLysaght

Smurfit Institute of Genetics, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Title: TBA
Host: Anders Backlund
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May 8
Vardhman Raykan

Biljard Institute, Queen Mary University of London, UK
Title: The role of epigenetic mechanisms in the developmental origins of mammalian phenotypes
Host: Gerli Rosengren Pielberg
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May 22
Mechthild Prinz

John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, USA
Title: Forensic Genetics – Scientific and Legal Challenges in Criminal Casework
Host: Marie Allen
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May 29
Xiaowei Zhuang

Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
Title: Illuminating biology at the nanoscale and systems scale by imaging
Host: Johan Elf
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June 7 (note: Wednesday!)
William A. Catterall

Center on Human Development and Disability, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Title: Life in the Fast Lane: Electrical Signaling at Atomic Resolution
Host: Misty Marshall
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June 20 (note: Tuesday!)
Leor Weinberger

Gladstone institute of Virology and Immunology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Title: Harnessing Transcriptional Fluctuations for Cell-Fate Control and Therapy
Host: Jan Komorowski
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Committee Members:

Jonas Bergquist, Stefan Bertilsson,  Olof Idevall, Sonchita Bagchi, Patric Jern, Jan Komorowski, Pär Matsson (chairman), Alexander Sang-Jae Suh, Jessica Nordlund, Oskar Karlsson Lindsjö and Sebastian Deindl.

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