Centre for Integrative Physiology

Seminars & events

Information on upcoming seminar & events

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Our seminars are sponsored in part by The Physiological Society.

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Seminars are held on Friday at 12:30pm in the Hugh Robson lecture theatre, unless otherwise indicated

The central oxytocin system: diversity of cell types, their targets and behavioral effects

Dr Valery Grinevich (DKFZ Heidelberg); Host: Mike Ludwig

20 October, 12:30 pm, Hugh Robson Building Lecture Theatre

Modelling and understanding Down syndrome including neurodegeneration

Prof Elizabeth Fisher (Department of Neurodegenerative Disease, UCL Institute of Neurology); Host: Iris Oren

Thu, 27 October, 12:30 pm, Gaddum Lecture Theatre

Synaptic organization of visual space in primary visual cortex

Dr María Florencia Iacaruso (University of Oxford); Host: Nathalie Rochefort

3 November, 12:30 pm, Hugh Robson Building Lecture Theatre

Symposium - Genes & Development

Wed, 8 November, 2:00 pm  - 5:00 pm

Programme will follow shortly.

Shining light on neural inhibition in the somatosensory cortex

Prof. Koen Vervaeke (University of Osloich); Host: Gulsen Surmeli

10 November, 12:30 pm, Hugh Robson Building Lecture Theatre

Title tbc

Dr Erin Greaves (UoE); Host: Sander van den Driesche

17 November, 12:30 pm, Hugh Robson Building Lecture Theatre

Synaptic transmission in drosophila

Prof. Patrik Vestreken (KU Leuven); Host: Karen Smillie

24 November, 12:30 pm, Hugh Robson Building Lecture Theatre

On the unexpected role of SMN protein in controlling translation: implications for Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Dr Gabriella Viero (Institute of Biophysics of CNR, Trento, Italy); Host: Tom Gillingwater

1 December, 12:30 pm, Hugh Robson Building Lecture Theatre

Development of the hypothalamus in the chick embryo

Prof Marysia Placzek (University of Sheffield); Host: Paul Le Tissier

8 December, 12:30 pm, Hugh Robson Building Lecture Theatre