Lectures and seminars Center for Alzheimer Research: Opponent lecture with Anne Simonsen, University of Oslo

12-06-2024 9:00 am Add to iCal

Please join the Center for Alzheimer Research for a lecture in our series "Opponent lectures".

Professor Anne Simonsen, University of Oslo, Norway. Photo: N/A

In connection with PhD student Johanna Mayer's dissertation, we invite you to an open opponent lecture:

Wednesday June 12 at 9.00 am 

Anne Simonsen, University of Oslo (Norway)

“Linking mitophagy to cellular bioenergetics and disease development” 

Prof. Anne Simonsen is a professor at the Institute for Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, and a group leader at the Institute for Cancer Research, Oslo University Hospital. She is a co-director of the Norwegian Centre of Excellence CanCell (Centre of Cancer Cell Reprogramming). The main objectives of the Simonsen Lab are to elucidate the molecular mechanisms involved in selective types of autophagy and characterize their role in disease development and aging. Her lab is funded by the Research Council of Norway, the Norwegian Cancer Society, and various EU grants. Dr Simonsen is an elected member of the Norwegian Academy of Sciences and EMBO.


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Daniel Ferreira Padilla Principal Researcher