Microbial Surface Colonization Symposium
On the 30th August 2016 The Symposium “Microbial Surface Colonization” accompanies the “årsmøte” (yearly meeting) of the Norwegian Microbiological Society (Norsk Forening for Mikrobiologi, NFM), and is co-organized by the NFM, the UiO Centre for Integrated Microbial Evolution (CIME) and the Institute of Clinical Dentistry at UiO.
10:00 – 10:15 Opening - Dirk Linke, Mike Koomey and Ståle Petter Lyngstadaas
10:15 – 14:00 Session 1: Adhesion and Colonization
10:15 – 11:00 Colonization and biofilm formation by Staphylococcus epidermidis by Holger Rohde, University Hospital Hamburg, Germany
11:00 – 11:45 The role of lytic polysaccharide monooxygenases in carbohydrate degradation and virulence by Gustav Vaaje-Kolstad, NMBU.
11:45 - 14:00 Lunch and poster session
12:30 – 13:30 NFM Annual meeting - Årsmøte Agenda
14:00 - 16:00 Session 2: Regulation
14:00 – 14:30 short talks from posters
14:30 - 15:15 Biofilm-forming oral pathogens eavesdrop on host inflammatory response by Riikka Ihalin, University of Turku, Finland
15:15 – 16:00 Amyloid curli and cellulose - their roles as biofilm building materials and as target for anti-biofilm compounds by Diego Serra, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany
205 Auditorium I, Institute of Clinical Dentistry, Geitmyrsveien 71, 0455 OSLO (Map)
Please use main entrance, Auditorium I. is located on the 2nd floor.
Registration by the 20th August 2016
Early registration is advised as limited number of places are available. Registration Form
Contact person for questions and comments: Dirk Linke