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Biomedical Sciences: 'Research in Progress' seminars 2011/12

DATE

TIME

VENUE

DETAILS

12 Oct



                                            Currently no seminar timetabled

19 Oct

4 pm

MB 549

NAI YEH

Evaluating Transglutaminase Crosslinked Collagen Gel Systems for Hard and Soft Tissue Repair

26 Oct

4 pm

MB 549


MICHELLE CLARE

Structural and functional characterisation of CD81/ Claudin-1 hepatitis C virus receptor complex

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ANGIE GHATTAS

Monocyte Subpopulations in patients following ST-elevation myocardial infarction: Implications for post-infarction left ventricular remodelling and clinical outcome

02 Nov

4 pm

MB 549

MATT LAM

Chemotherapeutic activity of Fagonia cretica

09 Nov

4 pm

MB 549

BITA TAJARODKHAH

Exploring and identifying the interaction partners with family-B GPCRs

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SHRUTI SHARMA

Assessing the physiological & pathological functions of tissue Transglutaminase using FRET analysis

16 Nov

4 pm

MB 549

ZHARAIN BAWA

Improving the management of membrane protein production in yeast

23 Nov

4 pm

MB 549

WILSON OGUEJIOFOR

Spray drying lactoferrin produces inhalable antimicrobial particles

&

KERRY ANN HALLBROOK

Potential role of eEF1A as an actin bundler in cell migration and cytoskeletal organisation?

30 Nov

4 pm

MB 549

VINOD NADELLA

Analysis of Transglutanimase 2 in Macrophage function

07 Dec

4 pm

MB 549

HTOO AUNG WAI

The use of zebra fish as a model system for biomedical research

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ERIN TSE
Development of a human in vitro model of neurodegeneration in Alzheimer's Disease


 
  
CHRISTMAS BREAK

18 Jan

4 pm
MB 549

MARTA TARCZYLUK

The effects of Amyloid-β(1-42) on metabolism and neurotransmitter release in a stem cell derived model of Alzheimer’s Disease

25 Jan

4 pm

MB 549

LOIS HAWKINS

Dealing with cell death: an ageing problem?

01 Feb

4 pm

MB 549

MUHAMMAD ARIF

Aquaporin 3 and breast cancer

08 Feb

4 pm

MB 549

STEPHANIE CARTWRIGHT

The effects of carnosine on yeast metabolism and lifespan

15 Feb

    4pm
   MB 549

HUSAM HEBAISHI

The therapeutic potential of pseudin-2

22 Feb

4 pm

MB 549

Currently no seminar scheduled

29 Feb

4 pm

MB 549

CHAT PARARASA

Fatty acids, ageing and monocytes

07 Mar

4 pm

MB 549

VISITING SPEAKER

JOSH LILLY (University of Birmingham)

The role of Nm23-H1 based quorum sensing in regulating haemopoietic progenitor cell behaviour

14 Mar

4 pm

MB 549

GABRIEL KUTEYI

Production of CLR and RAMPs Ectodomains in Pichia pastoris

21 Mar

4 pm

MB 549

CONNIE GOH

28 Mar

   4 pm
    MB 549
MARVIN DILWORTH
Recombinant Membrane Protein Production in Yeast: Using IRESes to Improve Yield




EASTER BREAK

16 Apr

4 pm

MB 518

NAVIN RATHNAKUMAR

&

JENNIFER LINES

Development of Affinity-Based Aqueous Two-Phase Systems for Peptide Purification

23 Apr

4 pm

MB 518

VIDYA RAJASEKERAN

Tissue transglutaminase may be a key therapeutic target in the treatment of breast cancer

30 Apr

4 pm

MB 518

JOEAL SUBASH

Segmental bio-impedance for body composition assessment

Tue 8 May

4 pm

MB 518

JONATHAN SHEARD

The Use Of Automated Image Analysis And High Content Screening To Distinguish Late Passage Mesenchymal Stem Cells From Osteosarcoma Cells

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KARAN SINGH RANA

Metabolic regulation of cellular ageing in obese/diabetic subjects

14 May

4 pm

MB 518

HEATHER CURRINN

Lipid-protein interplay in regulating intracellular trafficking

&

STUART CALIMPORT

Technologies to study protein oxidation in ageing - Investigating the Effect of Protein Oxidation on Protein Interactions

21 May

4 pm

MB 518

JUSTIN KILLICK

Do glucose and free fatty acids influence monocyte function through epigenetic change?

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NUPUR KOHLI

Bone Marrow Stem Cells for Osteochondral Tissue Repair

28 May

4 pm

MB 518

SABAH PASHA

Sarcoplasmic reticulum proteins as models of protein oxidation in ageing

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ANDREW POOLE

A Holistic Approach to Rapid Protein Engineering: The Synergistic Combination of Optimised Protein Library Generation and Screening

18 Jun

4 pm

MB 518

AMREEN BASHIR

Control of salmonella in food environments

       9 Jul
        4 pm
       MB 518
                                              SAMUEL NYABAM

TG2 and Cystic Fibrosis (CF); Friend or Foe?



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