CERIC Center of Excellence for Research on Inflammation and Cardiovascular disease

The seminars are located in the CMM Lecture Hall (L8:00). All seminars are Fridays from 15:00-16:00 with refreshments served both before and after the seminar.

CERIC seminars Fall 2017

September 1st, CMM Lecture Hall (L8:00)

Speaker: Myriam Aouadi, Integrated Cardio Metabolic Centre (ICMC) Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet
Title: The multiple roles of macrophages in metabolic diseases
Host: Stephen Malin

September 8th, CMM Lecture Hall (L8:00)

No Seminar - The KI-Mayo clinic collaboration

September 15th, CMM Lecture Hall (L8:00)

Speaker: cancelled
Title: to be announced
Host: Rikard Holmdahl

September 22nd, CMM Lecture Hall (L8:00)

Speaker: cancelled
Title: to be announced
Host: Cecilia Söderberg Naucler

September 29th, CMM Lecture Hall (L8:00)

Speaker: Christopher Newgard, Duke University School of Medicine
Title: Metabolomics as a gateway to cardiometabolic disease mechanisms
Host: Craig Wheelock

October 6th, CMM Lecture Hall (L8:00)

Speaker: Stefan Jovinge, Stanford Cardiovascular Institute
Title: Improving a Diseased Heart - Regeneration or Recovery
Host: Magnus Bäck

October 13th, CMM Lecture Hall (L8:00)

Speaker: Mats Persson, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute
Title: Novel autoantibodies associated with psychosis - significant or artifact?
Host: Helena Erlandsson Harris

October 20th, CMM Lecture Hall (L8:00)

No Seminar - Scandinavian Society of Immunology Conference

October 27th, CMM Lecture Hall (L8:00)

Speaker: Karl Swärd, Institutionen för experimentell medicinsk vetenskap, Lunds Universitet
Title: Hypertension reduces soluble guanylyl cyclase expression in the mouse aorta via the Notch signaling pathway
Host: Ulf Hedin

November 3rd, CMM Lecture Hall (L8:00)

No Seminar - due to autumn break

November 10th, CMM Lecture Hall (L8:00)

Speaker: Johan Björkegren, Icahn Institute for Genomics and Multiscale Biology and Integrated Cardio Metabolic Centre (ICMC) Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet
Title: Network biology of cardiometabolic diseases - from “hairballs" to key disease drivers - a Systems Genetics Approach
Host: Per Eriksson

November 17th, CMM Lecture Hall (L8:00)

Speaker: Julien Diana, Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale (INSERM)
Title: Interplay between gut microbiota and innate lymphoid cells stimulates beta-defensin 14 expression by pancreatic endocrine cells limiting autoimmune diabetes
Host: Birgitta Agerberth

November 24th, CMM Lecture Hall (L8:00)

Speaker: Shuo-Wang Qiao, Institute of Immunology, Rikshospitalet
Title: Characterising T-cell response at the single-cell level: receptor sequencing and transcriptomics
Host: Vivianne Malmström

December 1st, CMM Lecture Hall (L8:00)

No Seminar

December 8th, CMM Lecture Hall (L8:00)

Speaker: Maike Frye, Department of Immunology, Genetics and Pathology, Rudbeck Laboratory, Uppsala University
Title: Matrix stiffness dictates lymphangiogenic responsiveness and vessel formation in vivo
Host: Thomas Renné

December 15th, CMM Lecture Hall (L8:00)

Speaker Gregor Andelfinger, Department of Pediatrics, Université de Montréal
Title: Molecular understanding of pediatric cardiac disease
Host: Marie Wahren-Herlenius

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Do you have suggestions for seminar speakers? If so, please contact Craig Wheelock.