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

16:00               Closing



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

Published July 20, 2016 10:06 AM - Last modified Nov. 24, 2020 11:21 AM