Institute Seminar Programmes

Immunobiology External Seminars 2021-22

Contacts:   Dr Georgia Perona-Wright

                 Dr Vicky Morrison

                 Professor Jonathan Cavanagh

  

 Date       LocationSpeakerTitleHost

23/9/21
(1pm)

Zoom

ID: 983 4451 6376

Code: 227371

Dr Deena Gibbons

(King's College London)

The development of a functioning immune system in the human neonate

Jim Brewer

29/9/21
(TBC)

Zoom

Professor Pamela Bjorkman

(Caltech, USA)

TBC WSIG 

30/9/21
(12pm)

Zoom

Johanna Joyce

(Lausanne, Switzerland)

Myeloid Cells in Glioblastoma 

Beatson 

7/10/21
(1pm)

Zoom

Awen Gallimore

(Cardiff University)

High Endothelial Vessels and anti-tumour Immunity Beatson 

18/10/21
(1pm)

Zoom

Meeting ID: 990 4630 5314

Passcode: 795793

Dr Thomas Gensollen

(Harvard Medical School)

Embryonic macrophages function during early life to determine iNKT cell levels at barrier surfaces Jim Brewer

21/10/21
(3pm)

Zoom Wendy Garrett TBC Beatson 

4/11/21
(1pm)

Zoom

ID: 917 5216 0798

Passcode: 009899

Professor Andy Clark

(University of Birmingham)

Metabolism & Inflammation: “Inflammation-induced reprogramming of the mitochondrial cytochrome c oxidase complex”

Dr Mariola Kurowska-Stolarska 

11/11/21
(1pm)

Zoom

Professor Shruit Naik

(NYU, USA)

TBC WSIG 

18/11/21
(1pm)

Zoom

ID: 982 9609 7837

Passcode: 416814

Dr Katelyn Spillane

(King's College London)

  Jim Brewer  

25/11/21
(1pm)

Zoom

ID: 982 9224 0496

Passcode: 047284

Dr Kondwani Jambo

(Malawi Liverpool Wellcome programme)

HIV persistence in the human respiratory and gut mucosa: where are the cytolytic T lymphocytes?

Paul Garside 

18/11/21
(1pm)

Zoom

ID: 982 9609 7837

Passcode: 416814

Dr Katelyn Spillane

(King's College London)

  Jim Brewer  

2/12/21
(1pm)

Zoom

ID: 994 7890 2316

Passcode: 406621

Professor Maggie Harnett

(iii)

Internal seminar

Maggie Harnett

9/12/21
(3pm)

Zoom

ID: 982 9609 7837

Passcode: 416814

Dr Keke Fairfax

(University of Utah)

TBC 

Georgia Perona-Wright

16/12/21
(1pm)

Zoom

ID: 970 1389 7998

Passcode: 032797

Professor Caroline Ospelt

(University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland)

A role of stromal cells in immunopathogenesis of arthritis

Mariola Kurowska-Stolarska

TBC

Zoom

Professor Fabienne Tacchini-Cottier

(UNIL, Switzerland)

  WSIG

2022

       

13/1/22
(1pm)

Zoom

Professor Rick Maizels

(iii)

TBC

Rick Maizels

27/1/22
(1pm)

Zoom

Professor Irina Udalova

(University of Oxford)

 

TBC

Mariola Kurowska-Stolarska

10/3/22
(1pm)

Zoom

Clive McKimmie

TBC

Gerry Graham/Marieke Pingen

17/3/22
(1pm)

Zoom

Sylvia Valentine

TBC  Jim Brewer

24/3/22
(1pm)

Zoom

Gordon Awandare 

(University of Ghana)

TBC  Thomas Otto 

21/4/22
(1pm)

Zoom

Dr Rebecca Gentek

(University of Edinburgh)

TBC  Megan MacLeod 

28/4/22
(1pm)

Zoom

José Javier Fuster Ortuño

(Spanish National Center for Cardiovascular Research)

TBC  Dr Pasquale Maffia 

19/5/22
(1pm)

Zoom

Matthias Trost

(University of Newcastle)

TBC  Ruaidhri Carmody 

21/5/22
(1pm)

Zoom

Dr James Peters

(Imperial College London)

TBC  Neil Basu 

Parasitology External Seminars 2021-22

All seminars will be held on Friday at 2pm (unless stated otherwise)

  • GRiP-ing seminars are open meetings.
    • Recording of GRiP-ing seminars are available to view on the iii YouTube channel for a limited period only.
  • vRUM seminars are closed meetings where we discuss unpublished research. Please do not record or screenshot anything without the presenters permission, and please do not share this link without speaking to us first.

For further details or to be added to either mailing list, please contact Dr Clare Harding.

  

 Date       LocationSeminar typeSpeakerInstitutionTitle

20/8/21 (2pm)

 Zoom

GRiP-ing

Dr Justin Komguep Nono Cape Town University Schistosomiasis induces plasma cell death in the bone marrow and suppresses the efficacy of anti-viral vaccination 

27/8/21 (2pm)

Zoom  GRiP-ing Dr Roberto Docampo  University of Georgia Current research on acidocalcisomes and polyphosphate

3/9/21  (2pm)

Zoom  vRUM Dr Katie Hughes Waters Lab Knocksideways and imaging flow cytometry to study RhopH2 trafficking during Plamsodium berghei asexual development

10/9/21 (2pm)

Zoom GRiP-ing Dr Gustavo Arrizabalaga Indiana University The shifty mitochondrion of Toxoplasma Gondii

17/9/21
(4pm)

Zoom GRiP-ing Prof Patricia Johnson UCLA Opposing roles in Infection: Trichomomas vaginalis extracellular vesicles and host cell neutrophils

24/9/21 (2pm)

Zoom Special vRUM Masters Extravaganza University of Glasgow A special vRUM featuring several students who have been working with us for the past few months to learn about their projects.

8/10/21
(1pm)

Zoom vRUM  Professor Rick Maizels iii Recasting of epithelial cell fate by a helminth parasite and its secreted products

15/10/21 (2pm)

Zoom GRiP-ing  Dr Diego Huet University of Georgia Elucidating the divergent organellar biology of apicomplexan parasites

22/10/21
(2.15pm)

Zoom  GRiP-ing  Prof Flaminia Catteruccia Harvard T.H. Chan Blood, drugs and parasites: preventing malaria transmission by the Anopheles mosquito

29/10/21
(4pm)

Zoom  GRiP-ing 

Prof Scott Landfear

OHSU

Tale of Two Projects: From the Flagellar Membrane to the Proteome in Leishmania Parasites

5/11/21
(2pm) 

Zoom  vRUM  Alistair Antonopoulos  Devaney Lab  Allele Specific PCR and LAMP assay for the detection of a Levamisole Resistance Marker 

11/2/22

Zoom

Passcode: 740791

GRiP-ing Gabriele Pradel RWTH Aachen University Translational control in Malaria Gametocytes

 

Virology (CVR) Seminars 2020-21

Full internal and external Virology seminar listings can be found on the CVR events & seminars page 

Bacteriology External Seminars 2021-22

All seminars will be held on Thursday at 12noon (unless stated otherwise).

The recurring Zoom link for all Bacteriology seminars is:

Contact:   Dr Hua Wang

  

 Date       LocationSpeakerInstitution

7/10/21

Zoom Dr Nathan Adams University of Sheffield | NanoTemper Technologies GmbH

28/10/21

Room 222, Kelvin Building 

Dr Mahima Sharma University of York

4/11/21

Zoom

Dr Marina Ezcurra University of Kent

18/11/21

Room 222, Kelvin Building Prof David Grainger University of Birmingham

25/11/21

Zoom Dr Asaf Levy The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

20/1/22

Zoom Dr David Adams Blokesch Lab, EPFL

3/2/22

Zoom Dr Tung Le John Innes Centre

17/2/22

Zoom Dr Margot Riggi The Animation Lab & University of Toronto

3/3/22

Room 222, Kelvin Building Dr Teresa Thurston Imperial College London 

24/3/22

Room 222, Kelvin Building Dr Christos Pliotas University of Leeds

31/3/22

Room 222, Kelvin Building Dr Rebecca Coll Queen's University Belfast

5/5/22

Room 222, Kelvin Building

Dr Julie McDonald

Imperial College London 

19/5/22

Zoom

Prof Peter Belenky

Brown University

26/5/22

Zoom

Dr Muriel van Teeseling

Friedrich Schiller University Jena

Glasgow Single Cell RNA-Seq Seminar Series 2021-22

Weekly Single Cell RNA-Seq clinic Wednesdays are held on Zoom. The aim is to give attendees the change to discuss analysis and sample preparation of scRNA-Seq data in which participants are encouraged to show their data.

 

 Date       Location  SpeakerInstitutionTitle

25/4/22
(3pm) 

Zoom
916 9424 2499
 677024 
 Prof Muzlifah Haniffa  Newcastle University  Decoding the developing human immune system