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21 March Immunologic Colloquium

The next Immunologic colloquium will take place 21st March 2018 at 15.30 - 16.00 @ Rigsphospitalet, Department of Infectious Diseases.



PhD defense: Quality of HIV-Care and Management

Kamilla Grønborg Laut will be defending her PhD Thesis on "Quality of HIV-Care and Management - benchmarking and regional differences across Europe"
1 February at 13:00 -16:00 at Nielsine Nielsen auditoriet in the Mærsk Tower Faculty of Health and Medical Science, University of Copenhagen
Find more information here

New publication on Airflow limitation in people living with HIV

Andreas Ronit and colleagues report findings of airflow limitation in HIV positive and HIV negative populations and identify prior immunodeficiency as a putative risk factor for excess impairment in HIV positive patients. This study represents the largest HIV spirometry study to date.Future studies will focus on specific biological processes related to immune impairment explaining this excess risk. Read publication here

Precision medicine and bioinformatics with 320 mph: When data sharing increases the understanding of

Read this article from the Danish National Research Foundation on the scientific MISP Camp, data sharing and the national strategy for precision medicine.


Article on the scientific MISP camp

New article on the scientific MISP Camp featured in the Danish medical journal Ugeskrift for læger. Read the interviews with Carsten Niemann and Jens Lundgren on the aim of the scientic camp and how big data will be an inevitable part of the future research.


PERSIMUNE Immunologic Colloquium 20 December

The next Immunologic Colloquium will take place 20th December 15.30 - 16.30.
December 20th  15.30-16.30, Library room, 3rd floor, 
Epidemiklinikken 8632



World AIDS Day 2017

Early diagnosis of HIV is important as it allows  quicker linkage to care and antiretroviral treatment. Still 1 in 2 people living with HIV are diagnosed late.

Read the latest HIV/AIDS surveillance data in Europe from WHO and ECDC

Vacant position as Postdoctoral Statistician at Oxford University

Professor Lars Fugger (Oxford Centre for Neuroinflammation) and Professor Gil McVean (Oxford Big Data Institute) at the University of Oxford, are seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic postdoctoral statistician. The successful candidate will be developing novel approaches for the analysis of multi-dimensional, healthcare-relevant phenotypes from population-based cohorts such as the UK Biobank.
Apply here

European HIV-Hepatitis Testing Week 2017: tackling late diagnosis

Read the WHO top story on the European HIV-Hepatitis Testing Week. 

Early detection is key in the prevention and treatment of HIV and hepatitis B and C. In most countries in the Region, HIV testing services for those at risk are inadequate, and access to HIV and viral hepatitis prevention, treatment and care services is limited. WHO therefore recommends that countries prioritize, fund and support an acceptable level of services

Read the full story on the WHO website

Open Data: Fantastic idea or bureaucratic nightmare?

In this article on gains and challenges in "open data" on Professor Jens Lundgren talks about the use of open data in PERSIMUNE Datawarehouse.
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