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.
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!)
MSc Sissel Hauge at the Department of Biosciences will be defending the thesis Targeting cancer cells through inhibition of cell cycle checkpoint kinases for the degree of PhD.
MSc Sissel Hauge at the Department of Biosciences will give a trial lecture on the given topic: Targeted therapy; challenges, status and future perspective.
MSc Torben Lode at the Department of Biosciences will be defending the thesis Anxious copepods in the Anthropocene: interactive effects of biotic stressors on contaminant responses for the degree of PhD.
MSc Torben Lode at the Department of Biosciences will give a trial lecture on the given topic: Interaction between climate change and environmental pollution in Norwegian seas.
Assistant professor, University of Vienna
Decennia of research on model organisms has provided us with a wealth of biochemical detail and in-depth understanding of mitochondria. But, do we really understand mitochondrial biochemistry?
Massimo Pigliucci is giving a talk at Litteraturhuset on stoicism. It is free and open to everyone.
Allison Williams is a researcher at Institut Pasteur, Department of Microbiology in France.
A conference covering topics Nils Chr. Stenseth has worked on. Open to whoever would like to attend. Please register!
Seminar by Jonathan Stecyk from the University of Alaska Anchorage: "Cardiovascular Function in Vertebrates that Survive with Little to No Oxygen".
Seminar by Øyvind Øverli from the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine: "Host phenotype manipulation by parasites".
Seminar by Sjannie Lefevre Nilsson from the Department of Biosciences: "Living without oxygen - the case of the crucian carp".
MSc Eivind Hasvik at the Department of Biosciences will be defending the thesis Lumbar radicular pain and disc herniation: Genetic factors, pathophysiological mechanisms and pain assessments for the degree of PhD.
MSc Eivind Hasvik at the Department of Biosciences will give a trial lecture on the given topic: Clinical management of patients with lumbar radiculopathy in primary care
The team representing UiO at this years iGEM will present their project
This symposium brings together world leaders in the ER proteostasis field in Oslo to showcase new research in this burgeoning field and its links to different aspects of normal cellular function as well as disease states, and aims stimulate new collaborative research.
Norske forskere tar nå opp arven etter Nansen og utforsker økosystemene i de arktiske havområdene. Hvorfor gjør de det? Hva venter de å finne? Hvilke lange tradisjoner bygger denne forskningen på?
Peris is currently a Marie Curie Postdoctoral Fellow at the Institute of Agrochemistry and Food Technology in Valencia, Spain. In December he will move to Oslo and start a post doc position at EvoGene, working on genomics of fungal speciation with Inger Skrede and the Oslo Mycology Group.
MSc Nelson Wang at the Department of Biosciences will be defending the thesis Bacterial protein glycosylation: a perspective from the genus Neisseria for the degree of PhD.
Doctoral candidate MSc Nelson Wang at Department of Biosciences will give a trial lecture on the given topic: Antimicrobial resistance and the role of horizontal gene transfer