Recent News

NSI and CEPI seminar – Technology platforms for rapid response against ‘Disease X’

NSI and CEPI (Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations) will host a seminar on technology platforms for responding to future outbreaks of emerging infectious diseases and unknown pathogens, known as “Disease X”. Disease X was added to the list of Blueprint priority diseases as a “known unknown” by the World Health Organization (WHO) in 2018.

Date: Wednesday, Feb 5th, 2020
Time: 14.00-16.00
Location: Auditorium Blå/Blue, Rishospitalet, Oslo

Chair: Gunnveig Grødeland (University of Oslo)

14.00: Stig Tollefsen​, Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI)
CEPI; the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations, and the call for immunoprophylactic technology platforms to rapidly respond to Disease X

15.00: Arun Kumar​, Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) mRNA-based next-generation rapid response platform technology for vaccines development

Abstracts for speakers are here.

NSI Patrons and Sponsors

Immunology is a collaboration between excellent academic research and innovative companies aiming to understand disease mechanisms and develop new therapeutics.

NSI greatly appreciates the support of the following academic centers and industrial partners in fostering the Norwegian immunology community.

Become a member?

Want to become a NSI member?

Sign up as an individual or collectively with your research group.

Follow NSI on Facebook!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.