NFKK 2014

Tuesday September 16



Exhibition building up and moving in 07:00-10:00



Opening Ceremony - Room: F3

Opening of the XXXIV Nordic Congress in Clinical Chemistry by the

President Ola Hammarsten


Afternoon session: Food, metabolomics and health - Room: F3

Metabolites and antioxidants from dietary sources or produced endogenously are becoming an important field of study to find new biomarkers for disease. This session will discuss recent developments in the study of the human metabolome, inflammation the role of antioxidants in health and disease.

Chair: Ola Hammarsten

13:30 - 14:00 Clinical Metabolomics: the next stage of clinical biochemistry? (101)

Jan Borén, Sweden

14:00 - 14:30 Can we tell infection from tissue damage as a cause of inflammation? A strategy using clinical chemistry and patten recognition methods. (102)

Agnes Wold, Sweden

14:30 - 15:00 Antioxidants - the dark side (103)

Per Lindahl, Sweden


Welcome Reception in the exhibition hall.

The reception is hosted by the City of Göteborg and the Region of Västra Götaland.