Programme for KI delegation visit at FUSMC &

FUDAN-KI Joint Symposium

Meeting of Fudan University Shanghai Medical College and Karolinska Institutet representatives

Time: 9:00-9:40; Venue: Mingdao Building, Room No. 1

Prof Yonghao Gui, Vice President of Fudan University, Dean, Shanghai Medical College, Fudan University

Prof Maria Masucci, KI deputy vice-chancellor for international affairs

Prof Anders Gustafsson, KI Dean of research

FUDAN representatives

KI delegates

9:40-9:50 Tea break

FUDAN-KI Joint Symposium

Venue: 2nd floor, Multi-function Hall, Mingdao Building, Fenglin Campus

131 Dongan Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai 200032, P.R. China

Scientific Programme

Session I

Session chairs: Prof. Anders Gustafsson, Prof. Jian Wu



Opening Remarks

Prof. Anders Gustafsson, KI Dean of research


Title: Epigenetic silencing of RNF144A promotes breast cancer progression by enhancing the stability of HSPA2 protein

Prof. Daqiang Li, FU Cancer Center and Institute of Biomedical Sciences


Title: Angiogenesis in cancer and metabolic disease

Prof. Yihai Cao, Dept. Microbiology and Tumor Cell Biology,KI


Liver Progenitor Cells and Cell Origins of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis

Prof. Jian Wu, School of Basic Medical Sciences, Fudan University


Title: Translational research of hepatocyte transplantation

Video presentation

Prof. Stephen Strom, Dept. Laboratory Medicine, KI


Title: Child Policy Shift: a Call for an International Collaboration in Midwifery Research, Education and Practice

Prof. Yan Ding, Obstetrics & Gynecology Hospital, Fudan University


Title: Reproductive Health and Rights throughout Life – Swedish Midwifery Practice and Education in an International Perspective

Msc Simone Setterberg, Dept. Women and Children’s Health,KI

12:00-13:00 Lunch break

Session II

Session chairs: Prof. Maria Masucci, Prof. Biao Xu



Title: Global public health problem needs global solution – a case of Karolinska Institutet-Fudan University research collaboration on multidrug-resistant tuberculosis

Prof. Biao Xu, School of Public Health, Fudan University


Title: A longstanding research collaboration between Karolinska Institutet and Fudan University in the field of drug resistant tuberculosis

Video presentation

Prof. Sven Hoffner, Dept. Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology, KI


Title: Small, highly-active DNAs that hydrolyze DNA

Prof. Hongzhou Gu, FU Institutes of Biomedical Sciences (IBS) & Shanghai Cancer Center, Fudan University


Title: Using DNA molecular tools to probe and manipulate cell signaling

Prof. Björn Högberg, Dept. Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics, KI

14:20-14:40 Tea break

Session III

Session chairs: Assoc. Prof. Nailin Li, Prof. Zhongren Ding



Title: Cross-sectional study of the prevalence and treatment of atrial fibrillation in community population and genetic variants investigation in an AF family

Assoc. Prof.Wei Zhang, Huadong Hospital, Dept. of Cardiology, Fudan University


Title: Clinical and biological markers as risk predictors for cardiovascular events

Assoc. Prof. Bruna Gigante, Dept. of Environmental Medicine & Danderyd Hospital, KI


Title: Antiplatelet: Challenge and Chance

Prof. Zhongren Ding, School of Basic Medical Sciences, Biochem Mol Biol

Fudan University


Platelet-regulated inflammatory and angiogenic mechanisms in atherosclerosis

Assoc. Prof. Nailin Li, Dept. Medicine-Solna, KI