Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology Seminar Series 2017-18

Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology Seminar Series 2017-18

Note: Seminars will now take place 1-2pm.

October
25th
Speaker: Professor Rory Duncan, Heriot-Watt University
Talk title: Random organelle dynamics shaped by navigation through a molecular interaction landscape; aka What’s the point of super-resolution imaging?
URL: https://researchportal.hw.ac.uk/en/persons/rory-r-duncan
Host: Professor Gwyn Gould
Venue: Davidson Lecture Theatre (208), Davidson Building
November
8th
Speaker: Professor Alison Lloyd, Univeristy College London, MRC
Talk title: The multicellular complexity of peripheral nerve regeneration
URL: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/lmcb/users/alison-lloyd
Host: Dr Mathis Riehle
Venue: Davidson Lecture Theatre (208), Davidson Building
November
22nd
Speaker: Professor Clair Baldock, University of Manchester
Talk title: Hierarchical organisation of fibrillin microfibrils, extracellular regulators of growth factor signalling
URL: http://www.wellcome-matrix.org/research_groups/clair-baldock
Host: Dr Laura Spagnolo
Venue: Davidson Lecture Theatre (208), Davidson Building
January
17th
Speaker: Professor Robert Edwards, Newcastle University
Talk title: Multiple herbicide resistance in weeds; new insights into the loss of chemical pest control
URL: http://www.ncl.ac.uk/afrd/staff/profile/robertedwards.html
Host: Professor Shireen Davies
Venue:  Yudowitz Seminar Room, Wolfson Medical School Building
January
31st
Speaker: Professor Robert Lightowlers, Newcastle University
Talk title: Mitochondrial gene expression and disease
URL: http://www.ncl.ac.uk/camb/staff/profile/robertlightowlers.html
Host: Professor Kostas Tokatlidis
Venue:  Yudowitz Seminar Room, Wolfson Medical School Building
February
14th
Speaker: Professor Peter Hegemann
Talk title: Novel Photoreceptros for Inhibitory Optogenetics
URL: https://www.biologie.hu-berlin.de/de/gruppenseiten/expbp/members/prof.-hegemann-peter
Host: Professor John Christie
Venue:  Yudowitz Seminar Room, Wolfson Medical School Building
February
21st
Special Inaugural Seminar
Speaker: Professor Helen Walden
Talk title: Signals and specifity: the balance between repair and destruction
URL: https://www.gla.ac.uk/researchinstitutes/biology/staff/helenwalden/
Venue: Yudowitz Seminar Room, Wolfson Medical School Building. 1-2pm
February
28th
Speaker: Dr Judy Hirst, University of Cambridge
Talk title: CryoEM structure of mammalian respiratory complex I, an asymmetric 1 MDa energy-converting enzyme
URL: http://www.mrc-mbu.cam.ac.uk/people/judy-hirst
Host: Professor Richard Cogdell
Venue: Yudowitz Seminar Room, Wolfson Medical School Building
March
14th
Speaker: Professor Luis Serrano, University of Barcelona
Talk title: TBA
URL: http://www.crg.eu/en/luis_serrano
Host: Dr Laura Spagnolo
Venue: Yudowitz Seminar Room, Wolfson Medical School Building
April
25th

Speaker: Professor Tracy Lawson, University of Essex
Talk title: Stomaral acclimation to fluctuating light impacts the rapidity and diurnal kinetics of gs
URL: https://www.essex.ac.uk/people/LAWSO15101/tracy-lawson
Host: Prof Mike Blatt
Venue: Bower Seminar Room, Bower Building

May
9th

Speaker: Professor Richard Cogdell
Talk title: TBA
URL: https://www.gla.ac.uk/researchinstitutes/biology/staff/richardcogdell/#/
Venue: Bower Seminar Room, Bower Building

May
23rd

Speaker: Dr Sophie Bradley
Talk title: From Cognition to Seizures: Defining the therapeutic potential of M1 muscarinic receptors in neurodegeneration
URL: https://www.gla.ac.uk/researchinstitutes/biology/staff/sophiebradley/
Venue: Bower Seminar Room, Bower Building

June
6th

Speaker: Dr Rucha Karnik
Talk title: Profiling Differential Regulation of Proton Transport for Plant Growth and Immunity against Bacterial Pathogen
URL: https://www.gla.ac.uk/researchinstitutes/biology/staff/ruchakarnik/
Venue: Bower Seminar Room, Bower Building

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