LiU Cancer Seminar Series 2022

LiU Cancer is an initiative from several groups at Linköping University having the common goal to understand and defeat cancer. LiU Cancer organizes weekly seminars where both LiU researchers and scientists from other universities are involved.

For the fall of 2022, there is a line of talks given by outstanding speakers! Everyone from LiU is more than welcome to participate.

There is now a preliminary program available with both internal and external speakers for LiU Cancer's seminar series for the fall of 2022. You will find more information and meeting links below.

Upcoming seminars

Cancer seminar: Richard Rosenquist

Speaker is Richard Rosenquist, Karolinska Institutet. Richard Rosenquist is Professor of Clinical Genetics at the Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet and Senior Physician in Clinical Genetics at Karolinska University Hospital, Sweden. Title: Translating scientific advances into clinical utility in chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Host: Charlotta Dabrosin/ Neda Haj-Hosseini.

Start 03 October 2023, 3.30 pm
End 03 October 2023, 4.30 pm
Location Join seminar
Contacts Charlotta Dabrosin

Cancer Seminar: Francesco Ciompi

Speaker: Francesco Ciompi - Associate Professor at Radboud UMC, The Netherlands. Title: Immunotherapy response prediction by characterizing tertiary lymphoid structures based on histology (includes computational aspects).

Start 31 October 2023, 3.30 pm
End 31 October 2023, 4.30 pm
Location Join seminar
Contacts Neda Haj Hosseini

Preliminary program

13 September
Speaker: Marianne Farnebo, KI
Title: ScaRNAs - new regulators of DNA repair enzymes and potential targets for cancer therapy”
Host: Francisca Lottersberger

20 September
Speaker: Surajit Pathak, LiU
Title: Potential role of microRNA122 in colon cancer
Host: Neda Haj Hosseini

11 October
Speaker: Fredrik Westerlund, Chalmers
Title: TBA
Host: Francisca Lottersberger

18 October
Speaker: Maria Sunnerhagen, LiU
Title: TBA
Host: Francisca Lottersberger

27-28 October
LiU Cancer Retreat
Klosterhotellet, Vadstena

8 November
Speaker: Jeroen van der Laak
Title: The amazing potential of deep learning for prostate cancer grading
Host: Neda Haj-Hosseini

15 November
Speaker: Henning Müller, University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland
Title: Digital Pathology

22 November
Speaker: Effie Apostolou, Weill Cornell, NY
Title: TBA
Host: Francisca Lottersberger

29 November
Speaker: Daniel Aili
Title: Bioresponsive Materials for 3D Cancer Models, Biosensors, and Drug Delivery
Host: Francisca Lottersberger

6 December
Speaker: Paul Bourgine, Lund University
Title: Engineering patient mini-bones for the personalized modeling of bone-developing cancers
Host: Francisca Lottersberger

13 December
Speaker: Mikael Sigvardsson, LiU
Title: Transcription factor networks link B-cell development to leukemia
Host: Francisca Lottersberger


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