Invitation to ÖISG workshop on Non-coding RNAs in pancreatic islets

Invitation to ÖISG workshop on Non-coding RNAs in pancreatic islets -

On 18 January 2018, the Öresund Islet Study Group (ÖISG) is hosting a workshop on 'Non-coding RNAs in Pancreatic Islets'. The workshop is sponsored by the PhD Programme of Basic Metabolic Research, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen.


18 January 2018, 12:00-17:30

Panum Institute
Mærsk Building, 15th Floor
Blegdamsvej 3 
DK-2200 Copenhagen N


12:00-12:30Light lunch (remember to register for lunch)
12:30-13:15Anand Hardikar, NHMRC Clinical Trials Centre, University of Sydney
A microRNA Atlas of insulin-producing cells
13:15-14:00Lena Eliasson, Lund University Diabetes Center
Islet microRNAs controlling insulin exocytosis
14:00-14:30Refreshments and socialization
14.30-15.00Claudiane Guay, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
Exosomal miRNAs and their mechanisms of action in pancreatic beta-cells
15:00-15:30Louise T. Dalgaard, Department of Science, Roskilde University
Effects of glucose-regulated miR-29a on islet mitochondria
15:30-16:00Jonathan Esguerra, Lund University Diabetes Center
Role of long non-coding RNAs in beta cell insulin secretion
16:00-16:30Simranjeet Kaur, Steno Diabetes Center, Denmark
A role for lncRNAs and circRNAs in type 1 diabetes
16:30-17:30Refreshments and socialization


Registration is not necessary, but if you want lunch, please send an e-mail to Jens Høiriis Nielsen,