SLU’s Day of Bioinformatics

Monday, 25th of September 2023, 09:00 - 15:00
Campus Ultuna, in person, VHC, plan 2, sal Särimner
Campus Alnarp, remotely, Horticum, sal Triticum
or via Zoom

Registration is now open!
The symposium is free for everyone to attend, but to be able to plan the event we would like everyone to register attendance.
Please register here.
For in-person participation with fika and lunch options please register latest on Monday the 18th of September.

We are looking forward to seeing you there!


Start Speaker Title
09:00 introduction
09:15 Gabriella Lindgren An endothelial regulatory module links blood pressure regulation with elite athletic performance
09:30 Göran Andersson Bioinformatics analyses of genomics, epigenomics and transcriptomics data of complex diseases 
09:45 Jan Ingemar Ohlsson Bioinformatics R-ABCD: Research Acceleration with Big Cow Data in Gigacow
10:00 Micael Landi Crop diversity and health: assembling the cassava genome
10:15 break NA
10:45 Álvaro Martínez Barrio 20 years of computational biology: where the road has taken us and the highway is leading
11:30 Olga Vinnere Pettersson Latest methods and their applications for agricultural research
11:45 Girma Gebresenbet Digitalization in agricultural practices
12:00 lunch
13:00 discussion Bioinformatics in Agricultural Sciences
13:30 Sara Hallin Microbes driving nitrogen losses and retention in soils
13:45 Shrikant Sharma Genome editing in potatoes
14:00 break
14:15 Salme Timmusk Plant-root microbiome interactions
14:30 Moritz Buck Microbial diversity and nutrient cycling in the central arctic ocean
14:45 Anna Székely Environmental virus sequencing and genotyping as a tool of epidemiological monitoring
15:00 closing and fika