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MR 2014, Trondheim: Program

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Tuesday, January 14th 2014
08:00 – 09:00 Registration and coffee
09:00 – 09:10 Welcome by Prof. Olav Haraldseth
Session: Clinical and Preclinical MRI and MRS studies
(Chair: Øystein Risa PhD)
09:10 – 09:50 Memorial Lecture for Ingrid Gribbestad  (By: Prof. Arend Heerschap, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre)
09:50 – 10:05 News on the 9.4T animal scanner in Oslo (By: Lili Zhang PhD, UiO)
10:05 – 10:20 News on the 7T animal scanner in Bergen  (By: Tina Pavlin PhD, UiB)
10:20 – 10:35 News on the 7T animal scanner in Trondheim (By: Marius Widerøe PhD, NTNU)
10:35 – 10:50 Coffee Break
10:50 – 11:05 New PET MR scanner at NTNU/St Olav, plans for the future (By: Live Eikenes PhD, NTNU)
11:05 – 11:20 An introduction to hyperpolarised 13C MR by Dynamic Nuclear Polarisation, and applications in cancer research (By: Deborah K. Hill PhD, NTNU)
11:20 – 11:35 The effect of melatonin on brain development after hypoxic-ischemic brain injury in neonatal rats. (By: Hester R. Berger)
11:35 – 12:30 Lunch break
Session : NMR in Metabolomics
(Chair: Prof. Tone Bathen)
12:30 - 13:00 NMR based clinical research and result validation (By: Prof. Manfred Spraul, Bruker)   
13:00 – 13:30 Craft: A new way to process your NMR spectra and to extract frequency and amplitude information (By: Dimitris Argyropoulos PhD, Agilent)
13:30 – 13:50 Coffee Break
13:50 – 14:05 Metabolomics and cancer (By: Guro F. Giskeødegård PhD, NTNU)
14:05 – 14:20 Environmental Metabolomics (By: Trond Størseth PhD, SINTEF)
14:20 – 14:35 NMR Metabolomics in Pregnancy and Infancy (By: Daniel Sachse, UiO)
14:35 – 14:50 Targeting choline phospholipid metabolism: GDPD5 and GDPD6 silencing decreases breast cancer cell proliferation and invasion (By: Maria Dung Cao, NTNU)
14:50 – 15:15 Coffee Break and preparing for Speed Updates and Poster Session
Session: Speed Updates
(Organiser: Torill Sjøbakk PhD)

Five stands; four presentations at the same time on four different stands, the fifth is a stand with coffee break. We divide the attendance into 5 groups.
15:15 – 16:15 Speed Updates
Session: Poster
(Organiser: Dirk Petersen)
16:15 – 17:00 Refreshments and drinks will be served during the poster session.
17:15 – 18:00 Årsmøte for NSMR 2014 (Budsjett, aktivitet, valg) - [Les innkalling]
19:00 Conference Dinner
Wednesday, January 15th 2014
08:30 – 09:00 Registration and coffee
Session: NMR on Macromolecules
(Chair: Finn Aachmann PhD)
09:00 – 09:40 Protein Dynamics and Flexibility by NMR (Malene R. Jensen, Institute de Biologie Structurale, Grenoble, France)
09:40 – 09:55 Educational lecture: Why "big fields" for "big molecules" (By: Øyvind Halskau PhD, UiB)
09:55 – 10:10 Highlighting the Protein for NMR Spectroscopy (By: Edith Buchinger, NTNU)
10:10 – 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 – 10:45 Influenza A virus PB1-F2 proteins -distinct structural signatures and highly pathogenic influenza viruses (By: Prof. Torgils Fossen, UiB)
10:45 – 11:00 Structure and properties of wild-type and the R555W mutant of transforming growth factor beta induced protein (By: Jarl Underhaug PhD, UiB)
11:00 – 11:30 Poster session
11:30- 12:30 Lunch Break
Session: NMR in Natural and Synthetic Products
(Chair: Prof. Nebojsa Simic)
12:30 - 13:00 Educational lecture: NMR as a tool in elucidating compound structure in organic chemistry (By: Assoc Prof. Nebojsa Simic, NTNU)
13:00 – 13:15 Structure elucidation of Breitfussins A-H Isolated from the Arctic Hydrozoan Thuiaria breitfussi (By: Johan Isaksson PhD, Ui Tromsø)
13:15 – 13:30 Sclerochloa dura: A new source of anti-inflammatory compounds (By: Majid Bukhari PhD, NTNU)
13:30 – 13:45 Compound identification by 13C HSQC correlation plots (By: Trygve Andreassen PhD, NTNU)
13:45 – 14:00 Coffee break
Session: NMR on Solids and Porous Material
(Chair: Prof. John Georg Seland)
14:00 – 14:30 Diffusion: Home brewed pulse sequences for efficient researchers (By: Geir Sørland PhD, AnTek, Trondheim)
14:30 – 14:45 Water structure near a solid surface as investigated by NMR spectroscopy (By: Prof. Willy Nerdal, UiB)
14:45 – 15:00 Spatial redistribution of water in meat during Drip LOSS as Probed by low field 1H-NMR (By: Han Zhu, UiO)
15:00 – 15:15 Correlations between inhomogeneous magnetic fields, internal gradients, and transverse relaxation, as a probe for pore geometry and heterogeneity (By: Prof. John Georg Seland, UiB)
15:15 – 15:30 Poster results and Closing remarks