Neutrophil and inflammasome related activation in atherosclerotic disease

This annual Workshop is the main meeting place for Center for Heart Failure Research’s focus area Innate immunity in cardiovascular disease.

The workshop will focus on how activation of neutrophil cells, including neutrophil extracellular traps (NETs), and the inflammasome influence atherosclerosis and acute coronary syndromes.

Invited speaker: Professor Göran Hansson, Department of Medicine and Center for Molecular Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institute.
Lecture title is ”Innate immunity in cardiovascular disease – overview”.

Date: Thursday April 5th, 1130 – 1600
Place: Oslo University Hospital Ullevål, auditorium 25 (Lab-bygget; Red)

Focus area: Innate immunity in cardiovascular disease
Focus Area Leader: Ragnhild Helseth, Center for Clinical Heart Research, Department of Cardiology, Oslo University Hospital Ullevål.
Co-organizer: Professor Ingebjørg Seljeflot

The Focus Areas are dedicated to specific topics of interest to several groups in the Center for Heart Failure Research. The aim of each focus area is to facilitate exchange of ideas, common projects and collaboration with international partners.

Professor Göran Hansson

Registrations are only accepted until March 28 2018.











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