The Roslin Institute

Events

Seminars

24 September 2014 3:30PM
Imaging infection and immunity in vivo
Speaker: Professor James Brewer (University of Glasgow)
The Roslin Institute Auditorium
 
24 September 2014 4:00PM
Molecular Biology and Medicine
Speaker: Dr. Sydney Brenner (Senior Distinguished Fellow of the Crick-Jacobs Center, Salk Institute for Biological Studies, California, and Nobel laureate in Physiology or Medicine)
Main Lecture Theatre, Michael Swann Building
 
25 September 2014 12:30PM
Stimulating axon regeneration and plasticity for repair of spinal cord injuries
Speaker: Prof. James Fawcett (University of Cambridge)
Gaddum Lecture Theatre, 1 George Square
 
25 September 2014 6:00PM
PUBLIC LECTURE - Doggedly Dependent: A Canine Story of Human Intervention and Form
Speaker: Jeffrey Schoenebeck (The Roslin Institute)
Anatomy Lecture Theatre, Medical School (Doorway 3), Teviot Place, EH8 9AG
 
26 September 2014 12:30PM
Surprising consequences of mGluR heteromerization
Speaker: Dr Paul J. Kammermeier (University of Rochester Medical Center)
Lecture Theatre, Hugh Robson Building, George Square
 
29 September 2014 12:00PM
Decipher the RNA structural code: A Transformative Platform Reveals Novel Regulatory Features
Speaker: Dr Yiliang Ding (Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, John Innes Centre)
Main Lecture Theatre, Michael Swann Building
 
29 September 2014 12:30PM
Agonists of the promiscuous CatSper Ca2+ channel – the sperm's friend and foe?
Speaker: Dr Timo Struenker (Center of Advanced European Studies and Research, Bonn, Germany)
Lecture Theatre at the Queen’s Medical Research Institute
 
01 October 2014 12:15PM
Signals regulating neural stem cell self-renewal and fate determination
Speaker: Prof Tetsuya Taga (Dept of Stem Cell Regulation, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan)
SCRM Seminar Room, SCRM Building, 5 Little France Drive, Edinburgh bioQuarter
 
01 October 2014 3:30PM
Rebuilding the immune system - can Foxn1 do it all?
Speaker: Professor Clare Blackburn (University of Edinburgh)
The Roslin Institute Auditorium
 
06 October 2014 12:30PM
Spiral artery remodelling during mouse placentation
Speaker: Dr Pantelis Georgiades (University of Cyprus)
Lecture Theatre at the Queen’s Medical Research Institute
 
08 October 2014 3:30PM
Ca2+ signaling to survival and death in the CNS
Speaker: Professor Giles Hardingham (University of Edinburgh)
The Roslin Institute Auditorium
 
09 October 2014 6:00PM
PUBLIC LECTURE - Unlocking the Mysteries of Childhood Epilepsy
Speaker: Dr Richard Chin
Anatomy Lecture Theatre, Medical School (Doorway 3), Teviot Place, EH8 9AG
 
13 October 2014 12:30PM
Heart and Brain Disease Link to Early Hypoxia, Glucocorticoids and Oxidative Stress
Speaker: Professor Dino Guissani (University of Cambridge)
Lecture Theatre at the Queen’s Medical Research Institute
 
22 October 2014 3:30PM
The role of veterinary vaccines in global food security
Speaker: Professor Andy Peters (SRUC Edinburgh, UK)
The Roslin Institute Auditorium
 
23 October 2014 6:00PM
PUBLIC LECTURE - The Sign of Three: Progress Report on an Investigation into the Epidemic of Itch, Sneeze and Wheeze
Speaker: Professor Aziz Sheikh
Anatomy Lecture Theatre, Medical School (Doorway 3), Teviot Place, EH8 9AG
 
29 October 2014 3:30PM
Getting excited by the environment
Speaker: Dr Christopher Connolly (University of Dundee)
The Roslin Institute Auditorium
 
03 November 2014 12:30PM
Epigenetic reprogramming in mammalian development
Speaker: Professor Wolf Reik (Babraham Institute)
Lecture Theatre at the Queen’s Medical Research Institute
 
05 November 2014 3:30PM
Myeloid cells in the CNS: Are they good guys or bad guys? How did they get that way?
Speaker: Professor Richard Ransohoff (Cleveland Clinic, Lerner Research Institute, Ohio, USA)
The Roslin Institute Auditorium
 
06 November 2014 6:00PM
PUBLIC LECTURE - Unravelling the Mystery of Stroke Disease - The Clue's in the Numbers...
Speaker: Professor Peter Sandercock
Anatomy Lecture Theatre, Medical School (Doorway 3), Teviot Place, EH8 9AG
 
10 November 2014 12:30PM
Dr Scott Nelson
Speaker: Dr Scott Nelson (University of Glasgow)
Lecture Theatre at the Queen’s Medical Research Institute
 
12 November 2014 3:30PM
The long-range regulation of mammalian gene expression
Speaker: Professor Doug Higgs (University of Oxford)
The Roslin Institute Auditorium
 
17 November 2014 12:30PM
Hormonal influences on the pain experience
Speaker: Dr Katy Vincent (University of Oxford)
Lecture Theatre at the Queen’s Medical Research Institute
 
24 November 2014 12:30PM
Ex-vivo uterine environment (EVE) therapy and the chronically catheterised second trimester fetus: studies in a sheep model of preterm birth and intrauterine infection
Speaker: Dr Matthew Kemp (University of Western Australia)
Lecture Theatre at the Queen’s Medical Research Institute
 
26 November 2014 3:30PM
Recognition of pathogen DNA and innate immune gene regulation by PYHIN proteins
Speaker: Professor Andrew Bowie (Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland)
The Roslin Institute Auditorium
 
27 November 2014 3:30PM
Antiviral functions of the second messenger molecule cyclic GAMP
Speaker: Dr Andrea Ablasser (University of Bonn)
The Roslin Institute Auditorium
 
01 December 2014 12:30PM
Professor Kamil Kranc
Speaker: Professor Kamil Kranc (SCRM)
Lecture Theatre at the Queen’s Medical Research Institute
 
03 December 2014 3:30PM
Diet-microbiota-health interactions in older persons
Speaker: Prof Paul O’Toole (University College, Cork, Ireland)
The Roslin Institute Auditorium
 
08 December 2014 12:30PM
Dr Rosalind John
Speaker: Dr Rosalind John (University of Cardiff)
Lecture Theatre at the Queen’s Medical Research Institute
 
10 December 2014 3:30PM
A Role for the Microtubule associated Ser/Thr Kinase 'Drop out' in cell polarity
Speaker: Dr Arno Muller (University of Dundee)
The Roslin Institute Auditorium
 
15 December 2014 12:30PM
Dr Bin-Zhi Qian
Speaker: Dr Bin-Zhi Qian (CRH)
Lecture Theatre at the Queen’s Medical Research Institute