Nobel Laureate Revisiting Lecture – Stanley B. Prusiner

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 proteins undergo changes in conformation […]

Karolinska Research Lecture – Xiadong Wang

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.

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 surprising findings of these […]

Inbjudan att ansöka om medel för Nobelkonferens eller minisymposium 2018

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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2016

The Nobel Assembly at Karolinska Institutet has today awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine


Yoshinori Ohsumi

for his discoveries of mechanisms for autophagy

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