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Organelle DNA is less protected than nuclear DNA and the risk of mutations could be high. How do eukaryotic organelles avoid the gradual buildup of deleterious mutations in the organelle DNA until function is lost?
By Mikkel Sinding from the Smurfit Institute of Genetics, Trinity College, Dublin/Department of Biology, University of Copenhagen
This year's Darwin Day event covers the topic of evolution and medicine. Speakers: Charles Swanton, Felicia Keesing, and Bruce Levin.
By Barbara Fischer, University of Vienna, Austria
By Hans Bauer from the University of Oxford (Department of Zoology)
Invitation to an IBV Zoom Seminar on Coronavirus with George Fu Gao from the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, and Ottar N. Bjørnstad from Pennsylvania State University
How can we make efficient vaccines against a newly emerging virus, and what can be learned from previous experiences? Invitation to an IBV Zoom Seminar on Coronavirus and vaccine strategies with Gunnveig Grødeland and Inger Sandlie.
By Melinka A. Butenko, Department of Biosciences, University of Oslo
By Michael A. Tranulis from the Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Oslo, Norway
By Michael Briga from University of Turku, Finland. Note the time: We start at 11.15.
By Geir Ottersen, Institute of Marine Research and CEES, Department of Biosciences, University of Oslo
By Pritty Patel-Grosz, from the Department of Linguistics and Scandinavian Studies (ILN), UiO
This year's Darwin Day event covers a moonshot for biology: Resolving all genomes on earth within a decade! Speakers: Kerstin Lindblad-Toh, Josefin Stiller, Maren Wellenreuther, and Tom Gilbert.
By Laurence D. Hurst from The Milner Centre for Evolution, Department of Biology and Biochemistry, University of Bath, U.K. (Please note the updated program*.)
Seminar by Sandra Lopez-Aviles from the Centre for Molecular Medicine Norway (NCMM), University of Oslo: "In and out of the cell cycle: Protein phosphatases in the proliferation/quiescence decision".
Seminar by Håvard Jenssen from the Department of Science and Environment at Roskilde University, Denmark: "Biological effects of host defence peptides; templates for future medicine".
Seminar by Pierre Chymkowitch from the Department of Microbiology, Oslo University Hospital: "Adaptive regulation of transcription to maintain cellular homeostasis and identity".
Seminar by Bernd Thiede from the Department of biosciences, University of Oslo: "Protein species". (Please note new day and time!)
By Halvor Knutsen, Institute for Marine Research & Centre for Coastal Research (CCR), University of Agder
By Arild Johnsen, Natural History Museum, University of Oslo
By Siri Fjellheim from the Norwegian University of Life Sciences