Conferences and symposiums Symposium: Epigenetics and Nutrition
The Department of Biosciences and Nutrition at Campus Flemingsberg, Karolinska Institutet, invite you to a discussion about the overlap of the fields of epigenetics and nutrition.
Professor Karl Ekwall, Head of the department, Biosciences and Nutrition, Karolinska Institutet
Chair: Olle Bygren
13.00 - 13.45 The role of epigenetics in the relation nutrition and health
Anna Krook, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Integrative physiology Group, Karolinska Institutet
13.45 – 14.15 The fat cell and the histone modification at obesity/overweight/diabetes
Mikael Rydén, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet and Karolinska University Hospital.
14.15 – 14.30 Obesity and histone modifications
Karl Ekwall Head of the department, Biosciences and Nutrition, Karolinska Institutet
14.30 – 15.00 Epigenetic regulation of diabetogenic adipose morphology
Ingrid Dahlman, Department of Medicine, Huddinge Lipid Laboratory, Karolinska Institutet
15.00 – 15.30 Coffee break in the Neo lunch room
Chair: Karl Ekwall
15.30 – 16.00 Excess sugar, male-line intergenerational obesity, and sperm tRNA
Anita Öst, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Division of Neuro and Inflammation Sciences, Linköping University
16.00 – 16.30 Nutrition meets heredity
Minoo Rassoulzadegan, Université Côte d’Azur, France
16.30 – 16.45 Transgenerational epigenetic responses to food availability
Birgitta Mc Ewen, Department of Health Sciences, Karlstad University
16.45 – Post-seminar in the Neo lunch room
Free entrance! No registration!
Open to anyone interested, i.e. students, potdocs, junior- and senior scientists and clinicians.