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Spring 2007

Cross-section diagram of an eye.Wednesday 17th January at 1:00pm - Lecture Theatre 2.60C Redwood Building

“Functional and structural imaging of the human visual system at Cardiff: from ocular shape in myopia to cortical oscillations in the visual motion system.”

Professor Krish Singh
Cardiff University Brain and Repair Imaging Centre (CUBRIC)

Host: Dr Chris Purslow


Diagram of a brainWednesday 24th January at 1:00pm - Lecture Theatre 2.60C Redwood Building

“In the blink of an eye”

Dr Jennifer Craig
Department of Ophthalmology, University of Auckland

Host: Dr Paul Murphy


Cross section of eye diagram.Wednesday 7th February at 1.00 pm - Lecture Theatre 2.60C Redwood Building

"In vivo and in vitro studies of the retinal pigment epithelium"

Professor John Lawrenson
Department of Optometry and Visual Science, City University

Host: Dr Tom Margrain


Digram showing a cross-section of the RetinaWednesday 14th February at 1.00 pm - Lecture Theatre 2.60C Redwood Building

“The retinal pigment epithelium: a plastic structure even in the mature retina”

Dr Glen Jeffery
Department of Visual Science, Institute of Ophthalmology

Host: Mr James Morgan


Cross section of eye diagram.Wednesday 21st February at 1.00 pm - Lecture Theatre 2.60C Redwood Building

“Dynamical properties of proteins under stress: alpha-crystallins (eye lens proteins) and other small heat shock proteins”

Dr Stephanie Finet
European Synchrotron Radiation Facility

Host: Tim Wess


Brain diagram with eyesWednesday 28th February at 1.00 pm - Lecture Theatre 2.60C Redwood Building

“Visual route navigation in free flying pigeons”

Professor Tim Guilford
Animal Behaviour Research Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford

Host: Jon Erichsen


Diagram of a DNA double helixWednesday 7th March at 1.00 pm - Lecture Theatre 2.60C Redwood Building

“The role of programmed cell death (apoptosis) in retinal development and disease”

Professor Tom Cotter
Department of Biochemistry, University College Cork

Host: Mike Wride


Cross-section diagram of an eye.Wednesday 14th March at 1.00 pm - Lecture Theatre 2.60C Redwood Building

“Lebers hereditary optic neuropathy…looking beyond mitochondria”

Professor Patrick Chinnery
Institute of Human Genetics; University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Host: Dr Marcella Vortruba


Diagram of a brainWednesday 21st March at 1:00pm - Lecture Theatre 2.60C Redwood Building

“Ocular surface reconstruction using cultivated cell systems”

Dr Tsutomu Inatomi
Department of Ophthalmology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Mecicine

Host: Dr Andrew Quantock


Digram showing a cross-section of the RetinaWednesday 28th March at 11:00pm - Room 0.21 (Pharmacy Lecture Theatre) Redwood Building

“Neurochemical interactions linking pressure to ganglion cell death in glaucoma”

Dr Claire H Mitchell
Research Associate Professor, Department of Physiology, University of Pennsylvania


Brain diagram with eyesWednesday 28th March at 1:00pm - Lecture Theatre 2.60C Redwood Building

“Pattern Dystrophy”

Miss Susie Downes
The Oxford Eye Hospital

Host: Dr Marcella Vortruba


Diagram of a DNA double helixTuesday 17th April at 1:00pm - Lecture Theatre 2.60C Redwood Building

“Preventing Falls in the Elderly Visually Impaired”

Gordon Sanderson
Senior Lecturer, Ophthalmology Section, Otago Medical School, New Zealand

Host: Dr Jon Erichsen


Diagram of a brainWednesday 25th April at 1:00pm - Lecture Theatre 2.60C Redwood Building

“Animal camouflage through animal eyes”

Professor Innes Cuthill
School of Biological Sciences, Bristol University

Host: Dr Jon Erichsen