Lectures and seminars External MBB seminar: Roderick Flower "How do anti-inflammatory drugs work? Adventures in immunopharmacology"

10-06-2019 3:00 pm - 11:59 pm Add to iCal
Campus Solna Biomedicum 3 (A0325, floor 3), Solnavägen 9

Seminar with invited speaker Roderick Flower, Queen Mary University of London. Title: "How do anti-inflammatory drugs work? Adventures in immunipharmagolocy"

Flower finished his PhD in 1974 from the group of Sir John Vane (Nobel Laureate in 1982), a fruitful collaboration that continued over many years to explore the mechanism of anti-inflammatory drugs. He is an expert in physiology and pharmacology, and he has published many key papers in the field of inflammation.

Flower co-founded the William Harvey Research Institute in 1990, he was a Principal Fellow of the Wellcome trust during 1994-2007, and he was the president of the British Pharmacological Society during 2000-2003.

Flower will serve as thesis opponent to Filip Bergqvist on Monday, June 10, at 9:00 in Lecture Hall Germinal Center, CMM L8:00, Karolinska Institutet, Solna