College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine

Centre for Inflammation Research seminar series: January - March 2014

Centre for Inflammation Research seminar series 2013, held in the Wellcome Auditorium, QMRI, Little France at 12 noon.

Friday 17th January 2014

Title: Beyond the boundaries of cirrhosis: the need of new interpretation and management of disease progression and regression

Speaker: Professor Massimo Pinzani, UCL Institute for Liver and Digestive Health, Royal Free Hospital, London

Friday 24th January 2014


Friday 31st January 2014 - Cancelled

Title: Neutrophils in cancer immunotherapy and anaphylaxis

Speaker: Dr Pierre Bruhns, Department of Immunology, Pasteur Institute


Friday 7th February 2014

Title: Neutrophil transmigration in vivo: Mechanisms, Dynamics and Pathogenesis

Speaker: Professor Sussan Nourshargh, Centre for Microvascular Research, Bart's, Queen Mary University of London

Friday 14th February 2014

Title: Heritable epigenetic regulation of wound healing

Speaker: Dr Jelena Mann, Fibrosis Research Group, Newcastle University

Friday 21st February 2014


Friday 28th February 2014 - Postponed

Title: Hematopoietic stem cells: programs of transdifferentiation and diversity

Speaker: Prof Elaine Dzierzak

Postponed until later this year, date to be confirmed

Friday 7th March 2014

Title: Sodium, blood pressure, and homeostatic immune function

Speaker: Professor Jenz Titze, Nikolaus-Fiebiger-Center for Molecular Medicine, University of Erlangen

Friday 14th March 2014

Title: SHINe-ing a light on oncogenic Human Papillomavirus infection and disease

Speaker: Professor Sarah Howie & Professor Heather Cubie, University of Edinburgh

Friday 21st March 2014

Title: The secrets of scarless wound healing and appendage regeneration

Speaker: Professor Enrique Amaya, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Manchester

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