Guest lectures and seminars
By Sandra Garces Pastor from UiT The Arctic University of Norway
Open lectures. Darwin Day is an international recognition of science and humanity, held in memory of Charles Darwin.
By Micah Dunthorn from the Natural History Museum, University of Oslo
Eörs Szathmáry, Institute of Evolution, Centre for Ecological Research, Budapest and Parmendes Foundation Pullach/Munich
Open lectures by C. Jessica E. Metcalf and John-Arne Røttingen. The topics are the ecology and evolution of hosts and pathogens, and translating science to policy – the case of pandemic preparedness and response.
By Simen Sandve from the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU)
By Michael Knapp from University of Otago, New zealand. Please be aware of the change in time.
By Eline Lorenzen from University of Copenhagen, Denmark.
By Colin Olito from Lund University, Sweden.
By Michael Matschiner from the Natural History Museum, University of Oslo
By Alexander Eiler from the Section for Aquatic Biology and Toxicology, Department of Biosciences, University of Oslo
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. This event is part of the Oslo Life Science Conference 2021.
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.