The Jahre Lectures 2021

Welcome to the Jahre Lectures 2021, where you will have the opportunity to hear the winners talk about their research.

Later the same day, there will be an award ceremony, which you are also welcome to join. 

Please register here for both events before 30 October:




Intrinsic limits of genome surveillance: A conceptual framework 
to understand cancer

Professor Jiri Lukas
Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research, University of Copenhagen


Understanding cell cycle control and genome (in)stability: From 
mechanisms to clinical trials

Professor Jiri Bartek
Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics, Karolinska Institutet 
Stockholm and Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Copenhagen


Differentiation, tissue-residency, and recirculation patterns of human
natural killer cells

Researcher Niklas Björkström
Center for Infectious Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm

11:25–12:15  Lunch


Molecular mechanisms of transport in and out of brain cells

Professor Poul Nissen
DANDRITE, Nordic EMBL Partnership for Molecular Medicine
Institute of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Aarhus University 


Importance of responses to damaged DNA bases in cancer and 
neurodevelopmental disorders

Professor Barbara van Loon
Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and
Health Sciences, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim


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Universitetet i Oslo
Published Oct. 8, 2021 5:06 PM - Last modified Oct. 13, 2021 2:35 PM