Published: 13-06-2024 11:04 | Updated: 13-06-2024 11:10

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

Welcome to a SDU - KI joint symposia on structural biology and cancer research
Monday 17 June at 10.15 - 17.00 at BioClinicum J3:14, Kerstin Hagenfelt Auditorium
No registration needed. Coffe/tea and lunch is served.


Opening Session:

 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:

 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:

 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)




Mia Bjerke International Coordinator