The Roslin Institute

Events

Seminars

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
 
02 October 2014 1:00PM
title to be confirmed (reserach area: RNA binding proteins in neuronal regulation)
Speaker: Dr Jernej Ule (University College London)
4th Floor Lecture Theatre, OPD, Western General Hospital
 
02 October 2014 4:00PM
Germline small RNAs for genome defence
Speaker: Ramesh S. Pillai (European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Grenoble, France)
Darwin Lecture Theatre (G10)
 
06 October 2014 12:00PM
Function and regulation of cullin-based E3 ubiquitin ligases
Speaker: Professor Matthias Peter (Institute of Biochemistry, ETH Zurich)
Main Lecture Theatre, Michael Swann Building
 
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
 
07 October 2014 5:00PM
Putting your money where your mouth is: can we design programmes to prevent Alzheimer's disease?
Speaker: Professor Karen Ritchie (Senior Research Director with the French National Institute of Medical Research (INSERM) and Honorary Professor with the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Imperial College, London)
F21, Department of Psychology, 7 George Square
 
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
 
08 October 2014 4:00PM
iPS technology, gene editing and disease research
Speaker: Rudolf Jaenisch (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Main Lecture Theatre, Michael Swann Building, King’s Buildings
 
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 2:00PM
Can we save the Tasmanian devil from extinction?
Speaker: Professor Katherine Belov (Associate Dean of Research, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Sydney Australia)
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