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Student Biochemical Society Seminars

The Student Biochemical Society organises guest letures throughout the academic year.

2018/19 Timetable


Wednesday 5 December 1-2pm in FRED (Level 5 TBSI)
Prof. David Brough, University of Manchester Speaker Highlight
Title: “Understanding the regulation of IL-1 and its contribution to brain disease
(Tea, coffee and sandwiches served from 12.45pm in the 6th floor seminar room)

Thursday 29 November 1-2pm in FRED (Level 5 TBSI)
Prof. Nicholas Ktistakis, Professor in Autophagy: Mechanisms and Regulators at the Babraham Institute, UK Speaker Highlight
Title: “Dynamics of starvation-induced and selective autophagy: coordination of early machineries
(Tea, coffee and sandwiches served from 12.45pm in the 6th floor seminar room)

Thursday 22 November 1-2pm in FRED (Level 5 TBSI)
Prof. Markus Engstler, Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Würzburg Speaker Highlight
Title: “Physics of infection: Lessons learnt from trypansomes.
(Tea, coffee and sandwiches served from 12.45pm in the 6th floor seminar room)

Tuesday 13 November 1-2pm in FRED (Level 5 TBSI)
Dr Linda Sinclair, University of Dundee
Title: “Nutrient Uptake in T Cells
(Tea, coffee and sandwiches served from 12.45pm in the 6th floor seminar room)

Thursday 8 November 1-2pm in FRED (Level 5 TBSI)
Prof. Philip Newsholme, Curtin University, Perth, Australia Speaker Highlight
Title: “The importance of metabolic reprogramming to cell function.”
(Tea, coffee and sandwiches served from 12.45pm in the 6th floor seminar room)

Tuesday 6 November 1-2pm in FRED (Level 5 TBSI)
Prof. Jean Jacques Fournié, Cancer Research Centre of Toulouse, France Speaker Highlight
Title: “Profiling γδ T-Lymphocytes in the Landscape of Human Cancers.”
(Tea, coffee and sandwiches served from 12.45pm in the 6th floor seminar room)


INAUGURAL LECTURE

Thursday 25 October 5-6pm in the Tercentenary Hall (Level 2 TBSI)

Prof Peter Andersen, the Statens Serum Institute, Denmark
Title: “Directing immunity with novel vaccine strategies”

Prof Andersen is an expert in novel vaccine research and development, with a particular interest in immunity to intracellular pathogens such as Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Clamydia trachomatis. Speaker Highlight

The talk will be followed by a wine reception in the Knowledge Exchange


Last updated 3 December 2018 bbutler@tcd.ie (Email).