Lectures and seminars GlobeLife Seminar: Sweden-Pakistan research collaborations - Discovery of antimicrobial compounds and more...

14-02-2022 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm Add to iCal
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Welcome to the network GlobeLife's seminar 'Sweden-Pakistan research collaborations - Discovery of antimicrobial compounds and more...' held online 14 February, 2022.

Organized by researchers from Karolinska Institutet and Uppsala University


14:00 - Introduction Ute Römling and Nick Brown

14:05 - Status of Research in Pakistan, Prof. Iqbal Choudhary, ICCBS, Karachi University

14:40 - Biological effects of honey bee products, Prof. Hesham El-Seedi, Uppsala University

15:00 - Translational 3D cell culture models, Prof. Volker Lauschke, Karolinska Institutet

15:20 - Exploitation of natural products to treat diabetes, Prof. Humera Jahan, ICCBS, Karachi University

15:40 - Molecular mechanisms of bone health, Prof. Farasat Zaman, Karolinska Institutet

16:00 - Detection of neutralizing antibodies against SARS-CoV-2, Zahra Hassan, Aga Khan University, Karachi

16:10 - Antimicrobial resistance in Ethiopia, Dr. Tsegaye Sewunet, Karolinska Institutet

16:20 - Discussion on antimicrobial resistance in low income countries, Discussion leaders: Prof. Christian Giske and Prof. Carl-Eric Nord

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hosted by: Professor Ute Römling, Karolinska Institutet and Dr Nick Brown, Uppsala University

About GlobeLife

The GlobeLife network aims to promote cooperation to strengthen both research and education in global health at both universities. A long-term goal is joint educational initiatives, increased collaborative research projects and cooperation in supervising doctoral students.

Find more information about upcoming GlobeLife events and other events related to Global health at KI and Uppsala University, as well as recordings of previous GlobeLife seminars at globelife.se