Past News

Guest Lectures – UiO FOCIS Center of Excellence

UiO FOCIS is pleased to announce the following activities:

(1) Symposium at Rikshospitalet
September 17th, 12:00 – 14:00 – Auditorium 1, Blått

Title: Comparative Immunology
12:00     Shuo-Wang Qiao, University of Oslo
12:30     Victor Greiff, University of Oslo
13:00     Peter Parham, Stanford University School of Medicine

(2) Symposium at Radiumhospitalet
September 20th, 14:30 – 15:30 – Seminar room, 4th floor, Research building

Title: Modulation of NK cells through receptor interactions
14:30     Peter Parham, Stanford University School of Medicine
15:00     Erik Dissen, University of Oslo

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Travel support and FOCIS courses:
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NSI summer symposium + BBQ

Immunological specificity in adaptive immunity, cancer and autoimmunity

Join us for the annual NSI summer symposium and BBQ!

We have an outstanding scientific programme – click here for details.

Date:  Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Location: Auditorium Grønt; Rikshospitalet; Cafe Eric; Domus Medica (BBQ)

Time: Scientific programme: 16.15-18.30; BBQ: 19.00 onwards


2019 Scandinavian Society for Immunology (SSI) Annual Meeting

NSI hosted the SSI annual meeting at Geilo, Norway 2-6 April 2019.

Visit the SSI 2019 website for photos and archived information.

UiO FOCIS Centers of Excellent Symposium
Interaction of Immunology and Microbiota
18-22 April, 2019

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Thank you Professor Andrew Macpherson for an inspiring keynote presentation and very productive week of science and networking.