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Pathophysiology and Repair Division Seminar Series 2014-15

Seminars to take place in the 6th Floor Seminar Room, Sir Martin Evans Building on Tuesdays at 13.10hrs -14.00hrs (except where marked).

When there is an external speaker, a buffet lunch will be provided from 12.45hrs -13.10hrs and a coffee/tea session for discussion with the speaker will take place every week from 14.00hrs-14.30hrs in the 6th Floor Seminar Room.


Wednesday 3rd September 2014 at 1.10pm in 6th Floor Seminar Room, Sir Martin Evans Building

Professor Yasu Fujita, Hokkaido University, Japan

Title: EDAC: Epithelial Defence Against Cancer


16th September 2014

Dr Chris Wassif, National Institutes of Health, USA & University of Oxford

Title: Smith–Lemli–Opitz syndrome (SLOS)


7th October 2014

Professor Geert Bultynck, Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Signaling, KU Leuven, The Netherlands

Title: Ca2+ signaling from the endoplasmic reticulum in apoptosis and autophagy: mechanisms and implications for disease


Wednesday 22nd October 2014 - Joint PPR and MB Seminar at 1.10pm in 6th Floor Seminar Room, Sir Martin Evans Building

Dr Ralph Nixon, NYU Langone Medical Centre, New York, USA

Title: TBA


4th November 2014

Professor Dorian Haskard, Faculty of Medicine, National Heart & Lung Institute, Imperial College London

Title: Homeostatic and inflammatory mechanisms underlying atherosclerosis


11th November 2014

Dr Andrew Ward, Department of Biology and Biochemistry, University of Bath

Title: An imprinted gene with roles in growth, energy homeostasis and behaviour


18th November 2014

Professor Paul Evans, Cardiovascular Science, University of Sheffield

Title: TBA


25th November 2014

Prof Ian Jackson, Institute of Genetics & Molecular Medicine, University of Edinburgh

Title: How to colour in an animal: modelling melanocyte migration


24th February 2015

Dr Martin Bootman, Faculty of Science, Open University

Title: Measuring and modelling pro-arrhythmic calcium signals in atrial cardiac myocytes


17th March 2015

Dr Derek Stemple, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Cambridge

Title: TBA


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