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Dissertations
Dissertation: Lamberto J. Torralba-Raga

01-10-2021 9:30 am - 1:00 pm Add to iCal
Campus Flemingsberg
Location
Erna Möller room, NEO (Blickagången 16, 141 52 Huddinge) /Zoom
Lead

Welcome to Lamberto J. Torralba-Raga's dissertation with the title "Genetic predisposition to immune cell malfunction and inflammation".

Content

Doctoral student

Lamberto J. Torralba-Raga, Center for Hematology and Regenerative Medicine (HERM), Department of Medicine Huddinge, Karolinska Institutet

Title of thesis

Genetic predisposition to immune cell malfunction and inflammation

Main Supervisor

Yenan Bryceson, Professor, Center for Hematology and Regenerative Medicine (HERM), Department of Medicine Huddinge, Karolinska Institutet

Co-Supervisors

AnnaCarin Horne, MD, Department of Women's and Children's Health, Karolinska Institutet
Magnus Nordenskjöld, Professor, MD, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet

Opponent 

Jana Pachlopnik Schmid, Professor, MD, Department of Pediatrics, University of Zurich

Examination Board

Qiang Pan Hammarström, Professor, BIONUT, Karolinska Institutet
Alexander Espinosa, Associate Professor, CMM, Karolinska Institutet
Patrick Matthys, Professor, Unit of Immunobiology, KU Leuven

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Link to Zoom will be published the day before dissertation, otherwise please contact: lamberto.torralba.raga@ki.se

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Dissertation: Taner Arslan

22-10-2021 9:00 am Add to iCal
Campus Solna
Location
Atrium, Karolinska Institutet, Solna
Lead

Deciphering the complexity of biological systems using machine learning applied to big data

Content

Faculty Opponent

Professor David Fenyö, Ph.D., NYU Grossman School of Medicine , Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology 

Examination Board

Sarunas Girdzijauskas, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Department of Software and Communication Systems 
Simon Ekman, MD/Ph.D., Associate Professor, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Oncology-Pathology 
Carsten Daub, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Biosciences and Nutrition 

Supervisors

Lukas M. Orre, Ph.D., Karolinska Institutet, Department of Oncology-Pathology 
Professor Janne Lehtiö, Ph.D., Karolinska Institutet, Department of Oncology-Pathology 

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Doctoral thesis defence: Enrichetta Mileti

01-10-2021 Add to iCal
Campus Flemingsberg
Location
Gene, Neo and Zoom
Lead

Welcome to Enrichetta Mileti's Doctoral thesis defence titled:
"Gene regulation of acute insulin response in human adipose tissue in obesity and after weight-loss"

Content

Opponent:

Professor Romain BarrèsCopenhagen University, Center for Basic Metabolic Research

Examination Board:

Professor Jorge Ruas, KI, Dept of Physiology and Pharmacology
Dr. Pelin Sahlén, KTH, Division of gene technology
Professor Tuuli Lappalainen, KTH, Division of gene technology

Main Supervisor:

Dr. Carsten O.Daub, KI, Department of Biosciences and Nutrition

Co-supervisors:

Professor Mikael Rydén, KI, Dept of Medicine
Professor Peter Arner, KI, Dept of Medicine

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Meeting ID: 6708 687 138

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Dissertation: Chikai Zhou

04-10-2021 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Add to iCal
Campus Solna
Location
Louis, Widerströmska building, Tomtebodavägen 18A, Karolinska Institutet, Solna
Lead

Single-cell analysis of mammalian cardiogenesis elucidating an essential role of outflow tract progenitors.
Venue: Louis, Widerströmska building, Tomtebodavägen 18A

Content

Welcome to Chikai Zhou's dissertation!

Title:
Single-cell analysis of mammalian cardiogenesis elucidating an essential role of outflow tract progenitors
Link to abstract

Opponent:
Dr. Stéphane Zaffran
Marseille Medical Genetics, Aix-Marseille University, France

Examination Board:

Asscociate Professor Qiaolin Deng
Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Karolinska Institutet

Professor Gergana Dobreva
Department of Medical Faculty Mannheim, Heidelberg University, Germany

Professor Johan Ericson
Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Karolinska Institutet

Supervisor:
Professor Kenneth R Chien
Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Karolinska Institutet

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Dissertation: Måns Magnusson

22-10-2021 Add to iCal
Campus Solna
Location
Eva & Georg Klein Conference hall, Biomedicum, Solnavägen 9
Lead

Bioinformatic methods in rare disease

Content

Opponent

Clare Turnbull, Institute of Cancer Research, London

Examination Board

Hans Ehrencrona, Lunds Universitet

Joakim Klar, Uppsala Universitet

Kerstin Lindblad-Toh, Uppsala Universitet

Main Supervisor

Anna Wedell, MMK

Co-supervisors

Henrik Stranneheim, MMK

Daniel Nilsson, MMK

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Doctoral thesis defence: Joar Björk

12-11-2021 9:00 am Add to iCal
Campus Solna
Location
Inghesalen and Zoom
Lead

Just responsibilities? On responsibility for health in Swedish health care priority setting.

Content

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Meeting ID: 658 4649 7329

 

This dissertation will be both IRL and online. Welcome!

Title

"Just responsibilities? On responsibility for health in Swedish health care priority setting"

Author

Joar Björk, Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics, Karolinska Institutet

External reviewer

Rebecca Brown, Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics, University of Oxford

Main supervisor

Niklas Juth, Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics, Karolinska Institutet

Co-supervisors

Gert Helgesson, Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics, Karolinska Institutet

Niels Lynöe, Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics, Karolinska Institutet

Examination board

Mats Johansson, Lunds universitet

Anna T Höglund, Uppsala Universitet

Annika Tibell, Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics, Karolinska Institutet

Chair

Manne Sjöstrand, Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics, Karolinska Institutet

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Dissertation: Linghua Kong

15-10-2021 Add to iCal
Karolinska University Hospital, Solna
Location
CMM Lecture Hall, L8:00
Lead

Prenatal metabolic risks for offsping neurodevelopmental and psychiatric disorders

Content

Opponent

Renee Garder, Karolinska Institutet

Examination Board

Kristiina Tammimies, Karolinska Institutet

Ann Nordgren, Karolinska Institutet

Merja Laine, University of Helsinki

Main Supervisor

Catharina Lavebratt, Karolinska Institutet

Co-supervisors

Yvonne Forsell, GPH

Yajun Liang, GPH

Ida Nilsson, MMK

Xinxia Chen, Shandong University

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Dissertation: Johan Teiler

19-11-2021 9:00 am Add to iCal
Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge
Location
Lecture Hall C1:87
Lead

Leukocyte scintigraphy, SPECT/CT and PET/CT in prosthetic joint infection

Content

Join via Zoom: https://ki-se.zoom.us/j/62154877238 Meeting-ID 621 5487 7238

Principal Supervisor

Prof. Rimma Axelsson, MD PhD
Karolinska Institutet
Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology - CLINTEC
Division of Radiology

Co-supervisor(s)

Dr. Börje Åkerlund, MD PhD
Karolinska Institutet
Department of Medicine, Huddinge
Division of Infectious Diseases and Dermatology

Dr. Harald Brismar, Md PhD
Karolinska Institutet
Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology - CLINTEC
Division of Orthopedics and Biotechnology

Opponent

Assoc. Prof. Paola Erba, MD PhD
Università di Pisa
Dipartimento di Ricerca Traslazionale e delle Nuove Tecnologie in Medicina e Chirurgia

Examination Board

Prof. Håkan Geijer, MD PhD
Örebro University
Department of Medical Sciences

Assoc. Prof Elin Trägårdh, MD PhD
Lund University
Department of Translational Medicine
Division of Nuclear Medicine, Malmö

Dr. Anna Stefánsdòttir
Lund University
Department of Clinical Sciences
Division of Orthopaedics (Lund)

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Doctoral thesis defence: Mariana Oliveira

01-10-2021 9:00 am Add to iCal
Campus Solna
Location
Ragnar Granit lecture hall, Biomedicum, Solnavägen 9, Solna, and online via Zoom (https://ki-se.zoom.us/j/68856959803?pwd=QTBVNXBxZFdjUHJtYjdvZFNXUjZyQT09)
Lead

Welcome to Mariana Oliveira's thesis defence on Friday 1 October 2021, in Ragnar Granit lecture hall, Biomedicum, at 09:00. The thesis is entitled "Learning from primary immunodeficiencies to treat cancer".

Content

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Title

"Learning from primary immunodeficiencies to treat cancer"

Author

Mariana Oliveira, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology

External examinator

William Agace, Lund University, Department of Experimental Medical Science

Principal Supervisor

Lisa Westerberg, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology

Co-supervisors

Mikael Karlsson, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology

Lena Ström, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Cell and Molecular Biology

Examination Board

Peter Bergman, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Laboratory Medicine

Maria Lerm, Linköping University, Department of Biomedical and Clincal Sciences

Katharina Lahl, Lund University, Department of Experimental Medical Science

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Doctoral thesis defence: Charisse Johnson-Singh

10-09-2021 9:00 am Add to iCal
Campus Solna
Location
Online via Zoom & Inghe Lecture Hall, Tomtebodavägen 18 A, Widerström building
Lead

Thesis title: 'Social integration and immigrant mental health: the role of social capital and neighborhood ethnic composition'.

Content
Picture of Charisse Johnson-Singh
Charisse Johnson-Singh, Department of Global Public Health. Photo: Private

Opponent

Professor Martin Lindström, Lund University  

Main supervisor

Associate Professor Karin Engström, Karolinska Institutet

Co-supervisors

  • Professor Yvonne Forsell, Karolinska Institutet
  • Professor Mikael Rostila, Stockholm University

Examination Board

  • Professor Malin Eriksson, Umeå University
  • Associate Professor Johan Reutfors, Karolinska Institutet
  • Associate Professor Petter Tinghög, Red Cross University

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