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Seminars in the 2016-2017 series

Archive of the 2016 - 2017 seminars.

2016-2017 Seminars

Seminars below are now past and are for archive only.

Monday 26 September, 2016

Title: Biomaterial based Drug and Stem cell Delivery for Regenerative Medicine

Dr Anne des Rieux, UCL Belgium

Host Veronique Miron



Monday 3 October, 2016

Title: Determining the mechanism of action of immunomodulatory anti-4-1BB antibodies in the treatment of cancer

Dr Stephen Beers, University of Southampton

Host Bin-Zhi Qian

Monday 17 October, 2016

Title: Dissecting Immune-Complexity of Metastatic Breast Cancer

Professor Karin de Visser, Netherlands Cancer Institute

Host Jeff Pollard

Monday 24 October, 2016

Title: IL-23 biology in neonates and adults

Professor Sergio Lira, Mount Sinai

Host Jeff Pollard

Monday 31 October, 2016

Title: Ubiquitin-dependent signalling in hematopoietic stem/progenitor cells and myeloid leukaemia

Dr Wei Tong, Hematology Division, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Host Jeff Pollard

Monday 14 November, 2016

Title: The embryonic-maternal cross-talk via extracellular vesicles: potential clinical implication

Dr Paola Viganò, San Raffaele Hospital

Host Sofia Makieva

Monday 21 November, 2016

Title: Imaging the intravascular regulation of leukocytes

Dr Leo Carlin, University of Glasgow

Host Jeff Pollard

Monday 28 November, 2016

Please note this seminar is cancelled

Professor Pierre van der Bruggen, Ludwig Cancer Research Belgium

Host Luca Cassetta

Monday 5 December, 2016

Title: Inflammatory pain: unmasking and peripheral regulation of spinal circuits

Dr Carole Torsney, Centre for Integrative Physiology, University of Edinburgh

Host Erin Greaves

Monday 12 December, 2016

Title: 27-Hydroxycholesterol is a cholesterol metabolite that promotes breast cancer metastasis by modulating the immune system

Dr Erik Nelson, University of Illinois Cancer Center

Host TBC

Monday 19 December, 2016

Title: Pulmonary Hypertension: Sex, drugs and Rock and Rho

Professor Mandy Maclean, University of Glasgow

Host Evan Simpson

Friday 6 January, 2017

Title: Uterine Glands: Essential Players in Pregnancy Establishment

Prof Thomas Spencer, Department of Animal Sciences at the University of Missouri, Columbia.

Host Prof Jeff Pollard



Seminar audience at the CRH


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