Oslo University Hospital research seminar Monday January 19th 14:30

DNA sequencing in medicine

Everyone is welcome to the next Oslo University Hospital research seminar, which is entitled "DNA sequencing in medicine".

Speakers: Leonardo A. Meza-Zepeda, Ola Myklebost, Robert Lyle, Heidi Maria Namløs and Isabelle Budin Ljøsne.

Time: Monday, January 19th, 2015, at 14:30-16:00.
Place: The Auditorium at the Research Building, Radiumhospitalet, Ullernchausseen 70, Oslo.

Program:

14.30: Introduction
Leonardo A. Meza-Zepeda, head, Section for Core Facilities, and group leader, Translational Genomics, OUH.

14.35: A national research and innovation platform for personalized cancer medicine
Ola Myklebost, Professor, head of Norwegian Cancer Genomics Consortium and group leader, Department of Tumor Biology, OUH and University of Oslo (UiO).

15.00: Exome sequencing in immunodeficiencies
Robert Lyle, group leader and core facility manager, Department for Medical Genetics, OUH.

15.25: Liquid biopsy - a non-invasive insight into the tumour
Heidi Maria Namløs, postdoctoral fellow, Department of Tumor Biology, OUH.

15.50: Genomics, personalized medicine and society
Isabelle Budin Ljøsne, PhD student, Centre for Medical Ethics and Faculty of Medicine, UiO.

Meeting’s chair: Leonardo A. Meza-Zepeda

Everybody is welcome!

Forthcoming OUH research seminars:
02.02 PhD students and supervisors: the fast tracks to perfect synergy?
02.03 Personalized medicine.
16.03 Strategies for research on Alzheimer's disease.
13.04 Presentation of core facilities for proteomics research.

Meeting announcements and information: www.med.uio.no/klinmed/forskning/aktuelt/arrangementer/andre/ous-seminarer

On behalf of the organizing committee for OUH research seminars,

Alexandre Corthay (committee leader)