Conferences and symposiums Shandong University - KI joint symposia on structural biology and cancer research

17-06-2024 10:15 am - 5:00 pm Add to iCal
Karolinska University Hospital, Solna BioClinicum J3:14, Kerstin Hagenfelt Auditorium

Welcome to a SDU - KI joint symposia on structural biology and cancer research.


Opening Session:

 Session chair: Associate Prof Nailin Li (KI)

 10:15 – 10:20   Opening remarks Prof Martin Bergö, KI Vice President

 10:20 – 10:25   Opening address Prof Chunhong Ma, SDU Executive Vice Dean


Structural Biology Session:

 Session chairs: Prof Jinpeng Sun (SDU) and Associate Prof Nailin Li (KI)

 10:25 – 11:05  One sperm, but no more - molecular basis of the egg coat-dependent block to polyspermy 

Prof Luca Jovine (KI)

 11:05 – 11:45  Identification of GPCRs as the sound and equilibration receptors

 and studies of cardiovascular GPCRs

 Prof Jinpeng Sun (SDU)

 11:45 – 12:45    Lunch Break

 12:45 – 13:15  Activation mechanisms of Frizzleds, a group of Class F GPCRs

  Prof Gunnar Schulte (KI)

 13:15 – 13:45  Bile acids-GPBAR signaling in tumor

Prof Pengju Zhang (SDU)


Cancer Research Session:

 Session chairs: Prof Andreas Lundqvist (KI) and Prof Xiaohong Liang (SDU)

 13:45 – 14:15  Biliary tract immunology in health and disease

  Prof Niclas Björkström (KI)

 14:15  – 14:45  Tim-3: an immune regulator and immunotherapy target

  Prof Chunhong Ma (SDU)

 14:45 – 15:00   Tea/coffee break

 15:00 – 15:30  Integrating multiomics and digital histopathology image analysis for improving therapy prediction in breast cancer

  Assoc Prof Theodoros Foukakis (KI)

 15:30 – 16:00  Illuminating genetic heterogeneity in tumors: insights at single-cell resolution

  Assoc Prof Ning Zhang (SDU)

 16:00 – 16:30  Fibroblast subsets associated with immune features, response to treatment and prognosis

  Prof Arne Östman (KI)

16:30 – 17:00  Transcription factor ZHX2: a novel regulator for innate immunity

 Prof Xiaohong Liang (SDU)


No registration needed. Coffe/tea and lunch is served.


Mia Bjerke International Coordinator