17th Meeting of the Danish Society for Flow Cytometry
Program for a joint meeting of the Danish Immunological Society and Danish Society for Flow Cytometry
Thursday, 20 March 1997, 13:30-18:00
Auditorium 2, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, Copenhagen
Special topic: Apoptosis
Definition of apoptosis, methods for
detection and characterization of apoptosis, in particular by flow cytometry. Michael
Inhibitors and activators of apoptosis. Marja Jäättelä, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen.
15:15-15.30 Ligation of MHC Class I molecules induces cell death in T cells. A novel pathway for apoptotic signaling. Søren Skov, Institute of Medical Anatomy, Panum Institute, University of Copenhagen.
15:30-15:50 Apoptosis of activated T cells induced by human retinal pigment epithelial cells. Annette Jørgensen and Carsten Röpke, Institute of Medical Anatomy, Panum Institute, University of Copenhagen.
16:10-16:25 Apoptosis in β-cells within the islets of Langerhans: A functional response to hypoglycemia? Ole Madsen, Hagedorn Research Institute, Novo Nordisk, Copenhagen.
Cytokine-induced apoptosis in rodent islets. Allan Karlsen, Hagedorn Research Institute, Novo Nordisk, Copenhagen.
Cytokine-induced apoptosis in human
islets. Decio Eizirik,
All are welcome.
The general Assembly of the Danish Society for Flow Cytometry will take place in advance of the scientific meeting (13:00-13:15).
The meeting is sponsored by the Hagedorn Research Institute/Novo Nordisk, the Danish Medical Society and Becton Dickinson Denmark.
Please, register not later than
March 12 to
Jesper Zeuthen Jørgen K. Larsen
Abstracts are available, but not in electronic format.