News & Events


TRANSLATIONAL MEDICINE 2017, 24-26 September in Prague, is the third bi-annual conference organized by EATRIS (EUROPEAN ADVANCED TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH INFRASTRUCTURE). This event, open to a wide range of stakeholders (pharma industry, academia, research funders), will bring together experts and key actors in translational research, to discuss current approaches and future perspectives in the field.

KI Facility Expo 2017

On February 14, the KI Facility Expo 2017 will take place for the first time. This is the first university-wide facility fair arranged at Karolinska Institutet offering the attending delegates to meet representatives of KI affiliated facilities and learn mor they might be of help in your research. The Expo is open for all, requires no registration and free of charge.

Live Cell Imaging Facility in Flemingsberg

The Live Cell Imaging Facility (LCI) is a core facility with state-of-the-art light microscopy systems located in Novum, Flemingsberg, at the Karolinska Institutet Department of Biosciences and Nutrition. In 2014 the LCI facility was awarded the Nikon Center of Excellence label, making it one of eight centers in Europe and one of fifteen in the world. Sylvie Le Guyader is the manager of LCI and we had a brief chat with her about imaging in general and more specifically about the LCI facility.

KTH events

On November 20 there is an open open lecture by Nobel prize winner Stefan W Hell. In addition on December 3 there is a half day workshop within "Frontiers in Life Science Technology" which focuses on "Technologies for ageing and well-being".