Biocenter Oulu Seminar Series

Spring 2023


Date and lecture room



Jan 25., NOTE! 9.00-10.00, F101

Matias Simons

Institute of Human Genetics,

University of Heidelberg, Germany

Lipotoxicity in the diabetic kidney

Jan. 26, 15.15-16, F202

Riikka Kivelä

Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences

University of Jyväskylä

Vasculature in cardiometabolic disease and exercise

February 16, 15.15-16, F101

Matti Nykter

Finnish Cancer Institute and Faculty of Medicine and Health Technology

Tampere University

Drivers of treatment resistance in prostate cancer

February 23, 15.15-16, F202

Emma Andersson

Dept. of Cell and Molecular Biology

Karolinska Institutet, Sweden

In utero nano-injection as a tool for rapid genetic manipulation in mouse embryos

March 2, 15.15-16, F202

Dörthe M. Katschinski

Heart Center Göttingen and Institute of Cardiovascular Physiology at the Georg-August University

Göttingen, Germany

Oxygen and ROS biology in the heart

March 30, 15.15-16, K101

Geir Ringstad

Section of Neuroradiology, Department of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine

Oslo University Hospital, Norway

Brain Clearance Imaged with gMRI

May 11, 15.15-16, F202

Angela Clerk

Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Reading

Reading, United Kingdom

BRAF (and its inhibitors) in the heart – good, bad or indifferent?

May 16, 15.15-16, F101

Irit Sagi 

Department of Immunology and Regenerative Biology, Weizmann Institute of Science

Rehovot, Israel

Harnessing anti-matrix remodeling biological inhibitors to decipher cancer and inflammatory molecular mechanisms 

May 17 9-16, 101A

Biocenter Day

Separate programme

May 24, Note! Wednesday 10.15-11, F101

Ben Wielockx

Institute of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine,

Technische Universität Dresden, Germany

Oxygen sensing in health and disease

June 1, 15.15-16, F101

Alexander Hoischen

Radboud University Medical Center

Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Long-read genomics – new insights in rare disease research