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13-14 November 2013, Stora hörsalen KB3B1

KBC DAYS 2013 programme

Around 300 people participated at our annual meeting at KBC.
This year the meeting was totally focussed on the activities going on at KBC.
All sessions once again showed how interdisciplinary the research and teaching activities at KBC are.

KBC Days 2013, 13-14 November 2013, Stora Hörsalen
Day 1: Wednesday 13 November 2013
8.30 – 9.00   Registration and set up of posters
9.00 – 9.15   Welcome
Per Gardeström
    Examples on successful collaboration at KBC under 2013
Chair: Fredrik Almqvist
9.15 - 9.35   EMG/Chemistry:
Fish become bolder and more gluttonous from drug residue
Tomas Brodin, EMG, et al
9.35 – 9.55   Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics/Chemistry
Structural basis for leading strand synthesis in eukaryotes
Erik Johansson, Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics

UPSC / EMG et al.
Norway spruce genome
Stefan Jansson, UPSC


10.15–10.45   Coffee break
    New Wallenberg projects and Wallenberg Fellow
Chair: Andrei Chabes
10.45-11.00   Virus host cell interactions and development of inhibitors
Niklas Arnberg, Department of Clinical Microbiology
11.00-11.15   Therapy for the future, disarming bacterial pathogens
Sven Bergström, Department of Molecular Biology

The MUREINome: deciphering cell wall plasticity in bacteria towards the development of a new generation of specific antimicrobials
Felipe Cava

Department of Molecular Biology, Group leader at The Laboratory for Molecular Infection Medicine Sweden MIMS
New Wallenberg Academy Fellow

11.30-11.50   5 years of KBC / UCMR Research School
Marianne Sommarin
11.50-12.50   Lunch
    The KBC Kempe Postdoctoral Programme
Chair: Göran Samuelsson

Simultaneous analysis of deoxyribonucleoside triphosphates by liquid chromatography coupled with tandem mass spectrometry

Shaodong Jia
Supervisors: Andrei Chabes and Thomas Moritz

13.05-13.20   Interaction of copper binding proteins – experiments ranging from in vitro to ex vivo
Dana Kahra 
Supervisors Richard Lundmark/Pernilla Wittung-Stafshede
13.20-13.35   Enantioselective synthesis of substituted piperidine analogs and their application in plant biology
Deepak Kumar Barange
Supervisors: Stéphanie Robért, Fredrik Almqvist
13.35-13.50   Effects of pharmaceuticals in aquatic systems
Martina Heynen
Supervisors: Tomas Brodin, Micael Jonsson, Jonatan Klaminder and Jerker Fick
13.50 – 14.05   Cow’s milk allergy in breastfed infants
Junfang Wu
Supervisors: Malin Nording, Anders Öhman and Thomas Moritz
    Outreach activities at KBC
Chair: Fredrik Almqvist
14.05-14.25   Why did the Chemistry department at Umeå University start a cooperation with Saigon National University in Vietnam at a distance of 10 000 km?
Lars Lundmark, Chemistry
14.25-14.45   “Levande Frågelådan” and “Forskning à la carte”
Bent Christensen, EMG
14.45-15.05   “Forskarläger”
Karolina Broman, Department of Science and Mathematics Education
15.05-15.35   Coffee break
15.35-15.55   “Teknikåttan”
Patrik Norqvist, Physics
15.55-16.15   “Forskarfredag"/"Fascinerande Växters Dag"/GMO projects
Stefan Jansson, UPSC

The Midterm PhD Students present their poster 3 min each with 1 min for questions
Chair: Linda Pommer

Rob Buckland, Medchem (poster 1)
Daniela Figueroa, EMG (2)
Huizu Vicky Guo, UPSC (3)
Eliza Maher Hasselqvist, EMG (4)
Lenka Kuglerova, EMG (5)
Melis Kucukoglu, UPSC (6)
Manuela Milan, EMG (7)
Björn Morén, Medchem (8)
Ogonna Obudulu, UPSC (9)
Helene Prouillet-Leplat, EMG (10)
Matyas Ripszam, Chemistry (11)
Aleksandra Rybacka, Chemistry (12)
Magnus Thorlacius, EMG (13)
Johan Zakrisson, Physics (14)
Katharina Åberg, Applied Physics and Electronics (15)
Monika Åhlund, Medchem (16)

(poster abstracts in the separate
abstract bookl)

16.54-18.00   Poster session
18.00   Dinner and presentation of the Winner of the KBC Poster Award 2013
KBC Days 2013
Day 2: Thursday 14 November 2013
    New Faculty Members at KBC
Chair: Richard Bindler
9.00-9.15   RNA Boogie - How RNA moves
Katja Petzold
Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics 
9.15-9.30   Origin of bursts in DNA transcription
Ludvig Lizana
9.30-9.45   Optical frequency comb spectroscopy
Aleksandra Foltynowicz - Matyba
Physics, “Ingvar Carlsson awardee" 
9.45-10.00   The evolution of reproductive isolation
Xavier Thibert-Plante
10.00-10.15   Perspectives on watershed ecology and biogeochemistry
Ryan Sponseller
10.15-10.45   Coffee break and poster viewing
    Awardees at KBC
Chairperson: Thomas Wågberg
10.45-10.55   Göran Gustafssons Award
Fredrik Almqvist, Chemistry
10.55-11.05   Gunnar Öquist Fellow
Edouard Pesquet, UPSC 

Sven and Ebba-Christina Hagbergs prize
Richard Lundmark, Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics


11.15-11.25   Evolution as an irreversible process
Kungl. Skytteanska samfundets pris
Folmer Bokma, EMG 
11.25-11.35   Teaching award
Rolf Zale, EMG 
11.35-12.35   Lunch
    News from the KBC Infrastructures: KBC Core Facilities
Chair: Per Gardeström
12.35-12.50   Swedish Metabolomics Centre
Jonas Gullberg
12.50-13.05   LCBU
Mikael Elofsson
13.05-13.15   Biochemical Imaging Centre
Richard Lundmark
13.15-13.30   Umeå Core Facility Electron Microscopy UCEM
Thomas Wågberg
13.30-13.45   NMR Core Facility – NMR for Life
Gerhard Gröbner/Jürgen Schleucher 
13.45-14.00   Proteomics Core Facility
Gunnar Wingsle
14.00-14.15   Computational Life Science Cluster (CLiC)
Per Stenberg
14.15-14.30   Vibrational Spectroscopy
András Gorzsás
14.30   Conclusions KBC DAYS 2013
Per Gardeström
14.35   Coffee

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