InFLAMES Research Flagship organises the First Corporate Corner on December 16, 2021

InFLAMES Research Flagship organises the first Corporate Corner as a hybrid event to introduce collaboration opportunities to the business sector.

InFLAMES Research Flagship belongs to Academy of Finland Flagship Program and is Finland’s strongest cluster of immunological expertise. InFLAMES Research Flagship develops and exploits novel immunological diagnostics and therapies for personalized medicine and its goal is to bring immunological expertise to the benefit of the business sector.

InFLAMES Flagship welcomes our existing and new collaborative partners to our first Corporate Corner. The event will be the first of the upcoming Corporate Corner series, which continues next year in March 2022.  You are welcome to send us suggestions on the content of future events.

The event will be held on the 16th of December, 2021 at 2:00-5.00 pm in the President Auditorium of the Conference Center Mauno in BioCity, Turku. Due to the COVID-19 situation in Finland, participation is also possible online.

In accordance with the instructions of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration in Finland, the COVID-19 passport is required from participants attending the event on site.

You are also welcome to join us online and participate in the discussion!



13:45-14:00 Coffee and tea

InFLAMES Research Flagship
Who are we? What can we offer to industrial partners?
Come and learn with us!
InFLAMES Director Sirpa Jalkanen

Highlights of Our Research

Regulation of human immune response
Professor Riitta Lahesmaa, Turku Bioscience Centre

Leukocyte trafficking in inflammation: crossing borders
Professor Marko Salmi, Institute of Biomedicine

Next generation immunotherapies -Making cancer weapons out of macrophages
Academy Research Fellow Maija Hollmen, Institute of Biomedicine

Turning hot microglia cold to stop neurodegeneration
Professor Laura Airas, Turku PET Centre

Closing words
Professor of Practice Timo Veromaa, InFLAMES Flagship
Networking session with good wine and food.

Kaisa Hakkila

Project Manager

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