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Friday 15th March 2024: The Finnish Society for Cell Biology 50th Anniversary Seminar: Towards smarter care and health innovations using cell biology

The Finnish Society for Cell Biology
50th Anniversary Seminar:
Towards smarter care and health innovations using cell biology


Friday 15th March 2024
Ambiotica Lecture Hall YAA303, Ylistönrinne
Survontie 9c, 40500 Jyväskylä


Programme


14:00-14:10 Opening of the seminar, Johanna Matilainen
Session I Challenges of health communication
Chair: Johanna Matilainen


14:10-14:45 Academy Research Fellow Tuomas Aivelo (University of Helsinki): “Not the
Red Queen – human-parasite relationships have changed, are changing and will
change”


14:45-15:15 Senior Research Scientist Pauli Ohukainen (Oura Health, Tervettä Skeptisyyttä
Oy): “Black Holes of The Information Space - A Health Communicator's Guide
To The Galaxy”


15:15 – 16:00 Coffee break and exhibitions
Session II Artificial intelligence in cell biology research and healthcare
Chair: Elina Siljamäki


16:00-16:25 Adjunct Professor Leena Latonen (University of Eastern Finland): “How can AI
improve cell biology in research and health care?”


16:25-16:50 Academy Research Fellow Lassi Paavolainen (Institute for Molecular Medicine
Finland): “Image-based cancer profiling with self-supervised AI”


16:50-17:15 Adjunct Professor Juha Väyrynen (University of Oulu): “Spatially Resolved
Immune Profiling of Colorectal Cancer”
Session III Young scientists as future pioneers in cell biology
Chair: Anna Aalto


17:25-17:40 Doctoral Researcher Sonja Koivukoski (University of Eastern Finland):
“Unstained tissue imaging and virtual HE-staining of histological whole slide
images”


17:40-17:55 Winner of the Master’s Thesis award: Doctoral Researcher Veera
Luukkonen (Åbo Akademi University): “Detection of methionine 1-linked
ubiquitin chains in intestinal inflammation and cancer models”


17:55 Closing remarks


18:00 → Anniversary Dinner in the Restaurant Ylistö (for the registered participants)