Seminar Series

EVERY TUESDAY AT 15:15 IN KBE301 (lecture hall, 3rd floor, KBC-building) unless otherwise indicated.

Prof. Andrei Chabes is responsible for coordinating the seminar series.

Spring 2018

January 16 - Dalit Sela-Donenfeld, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel. "Hindbrain boundaries - new sites of neural stem cells?"  Host: Lena Gunhaga. 

January 30 - Laura Baranello, Karolinska Institutet. “Topoisomerase, supercoiling and the transcription machinery: partners in regulating gene expression level” Host: Nasim Sabouri.

February 6 - Vincent Forge, Institut de Biosciences et Biotechnologies de Grenoble, France. “Targeting nanoparticles toward amyloid deposits for the diagnostic of amyloidosis”. Host: Ludmilla Morozova-Roche. 

February 13 Mattias Mannervik, Department of Molecular Biosciences, Stockholm University. "Mechanisms by which p300/CBP controls developmental gene expression". Host: Stefan Björklund. 

February 20 -

February 27 - Juha T. Huiskonen, University of Oxford/Helsinki University. "Shielding and activation of viral membrane fusion proteins". Host: Lars-Anders Carlson. 

March 6 - Ute Römling, Karolinska Institutet. "Persistence mechanisms in Bacteria". Host: Anna Arnqvist. 

March 13 - Anders Byström, ​Dept. of Molecular Biology, Umeå University. "Wobble Uridine Modifications in Eukaryotes". Host: Tor Ny. 

March 20 - Kaisa Thorell, Karolinska Institutet. “With Helicobacter pylori around the World”. Host: Thomas Borén. 

March 27 -

April 3 -

April 10 -

April 17 - Vladana Vukojević, Karolinska Institutet. Host: Ludmilla Morozova-Roche.

April 24 - Reserved. Host: Lena Gunhaga. 

May 8 - Jörgen Johansson, ​Dept. of Molecular Biology, Umeå University. Host: Andrei Chabes. 

May 15 - Jan-Willem de Gier, Stockholm University. Host: Ronnie Berntsson. 

May 22 - Reserved. ​Host: Anna Arnqvist.

May 29 - Hiroyuki Araki, National Institute of Genetics, Sokendai, Japan. "How bidirectional replication forks form at origins in budding yeast". Host: Erik Johansson. 

June 5 - Samuel Wagner, Eberhard Karls University Tübingen. Host: Ronnie Berntsson.  

June 12 -

June 19 -


Autumn 2017

September 12 - Mattias Alenius, Department of Molecular Biology, Umeå University. "Mechanisms that control the level of neuron activity in Drosophila". Host: Andrei Chabes.

September 19 - Nelson Gekara, Department of Molecular Biology, Umeå University. "DNA damage and innate signaling". Host: Tor Ny.

September 26 - Dirk-Jan Slotboom, University of Groningen, Nederländerna. "Toppling, twisting and turning in the membrane: Conformational dynamics of membrane transporters". Host: Ronnie Berntsson.

October 3 - Stefan Oscarson, Center for Synthesis and Chemical Biology University College, Dublin. “Towards the first fungal glycoconjugate vaccine”. Host: Thomas Borén.

October 10- Pål Stenmark, Stockholm University. "The Clostridial neurotoxins, deadly toxins that also can heal". Host: Ronnie Berntsson.

October 24 -

October 31 - Richard Sandberg, Karolinska Institutet. "Dissection of transcriptional regulation using single-cell genomics". Host: Stefan Björklund.

November 7 - KBC day

November 14 - Hans Hombauer, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany. "Uncovering novel genes that contribute to high-fidelity DNA replication in budding yeast”. Host: Andrei Chabes

November 21 - Philippe Pasero, Institute of Human Genetics (IGH) CNRS, Montpellier, France. “Processing of arrested forks in yeast and human cells: from replication stress to chronic inflammation”. Host: Erik Johansson.   

December 5 - Janne Johansson, Department of neurobiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm. ”BRICHOS - a multifaceted molecular chaperone with activity for Abeta in the central nervous system”. Host: Ludmilla Morozova-Roche.

December 12 - Thomas Leonard, Max F. Perutz Laboratories, Wien/Vienna. "Location, Location, Location: A Trilogy of Protein Kinases". Host: Lars-Anders Carlson.

December 19 -

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