Nobel Laureate Revisiting Lecture Tuesday, April 4th, 2017, at 4.30 Stanley B. Prusiner Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine 1997 Title: Quest for prion therapeutics in neurodegenerative diseases Alzheimer’s (AD) and Parkinson’s diseases (PD) are the most common neuro-degenerative diseases (ND). Increasing evidence argues that both AD and PD are caused by prions. Ab and tau [...]
Research Lecture at Nobel Forum 6 April, 16.30 Xiaodong Wang, Ph.D. National Institute of Biological Sciences, #7 Science Park Road, Zhongguancun Life Science Park, Beijing 102206, China. http://www.nibs.ac.cn Title: “Programmed Cell Death in Diseases and Aging” The longest ongoing research program of our laboratory studies apoptosis, i.e. caspase-mediated cell death. One of our most [...]
Research Lecture at Nobel Forum 16 March, 16.30 Hidde L. Ploegh Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research 9 Cambridge Center, CAMBRIDGE, MA 02142, USA http://ploeghlab.wi.mit.edu Title: “Imaging immunity” Recent work in my laboratory has focused on applications of camelid-derived single domain antibodies. These protein, also referred to as VHHs or nanobodies, are small (~12 kDa), do [...]
Research Lecture at Nobel Forum 16 Februari, kl. 16.30 Michael S. Levine Professor of Molecular Biology Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, USA http://molbio.princeton.edu/faculty/molbio-faculty/891-levine Title: “Visualization and evolution of transcriptional enhancers in animal development” ABSTRACT Transcriptional enhancers are short segments of DNA that switch genes on and off in response [...]
Press badge needed for entrance to the Aula Medica Lecture hall on the 7th of December must be picked up at the Reception Desk, Nobel Forum, Nobels väg 1, between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., December 7th.
Press Conference on December 7th, at 12:00, Nobel Forum, Nobels väg 1 On December 7th, a Press Conference with this year's Nobel Laureate will be held for media and press representatives only. Space is limited and individual registration and press accreditions are mandatory. Register below. Nobel Lectures [...]
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine will be announced Monday October 3 at 11.30 at earliest, Nobel Forum, Nobels väg 1, 171 77 Stockholm. Registration and press id is required to attend the Press Conference. Registration: When the Secretary General begins his announcement at the Press Conference, the following information material will become available [...]
Research Lecture at Nobel Forum Free admission Date: 13 October, kl. 16.30 Speaker: Michael J. Berridge, The Babraham Institute, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK Title: "Inositol trisphosphate, calcium and Vitamin D signalling in health and disease" ABSTRACT Many cellular functions are regulated by calcium (Ca2+) signals that are generated by different signalling pathways. One of [...]