myTube launch: an educational resource on tube feeding in MND

Date: Thurs 30th March, 13:00-15:45 Location: SITraN (Sheffield Institue for Translational Neuroscience), 385a Glossop Road, Sheffield, S10 2HQ SITraN and Sheffield MND Care Centre recently launched myTube – an online education resource about gastrostomy tube feeding in MND, aimed at patients and carers. It is also of great value to professional carers and Health Care…

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SITraN Seminar: Monday 05 December 2016: 13:00 – 14:00: Dr Niamh O’Sullivan, University of Dublin

Title: “Investigating the role of ER proteins in motor neuron degeneration” Speaker: Dr Niamh O’Sullivan, Lecturer, School of Biomolecular & Biomedical Science, University College Dublin Date: Monday 05 December 2016 Time: 13:00 – 14:00 Venue: Rooms B02/B03, SITraN, 385a Glossop Road, Sheffield, S10 2HQ Biography Dr Niamh O’Sullivan is a lecturer in neuroscience and genetics…

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REMINDER – SITraN Seminar: Monday 14 November 2016: 13:00 – 14:00: Dr Sovan Sarkar, University of Birmingham

Title: Regulation and Therapeutic Application of autophagy in Neurodegeneration Diseases Speaker: Dr Sovan Sarkar, Birmingham Fellow, Institute of Cancer and Genomic Sicience, University of Birmingham Date: Monday 14 November 2016 Time: 13:00 – 14:00 Venue: Rooms B02/B03, SITraN, 385a Glossop Road, Sheffield, S10 2HQ Biography Dr Sovan Sarkar is a Birmingham Fellow at the University…

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SITraN Seminar: Monday 14 November 2016: 13:00 – 14:00: Dr Sovan Sarkar, University of Birmingham

Title – Regulation and Therapeutic Application of Autophagy in Neurodegenerative Diseases Speaker – Dr Sovan Sarkar, Birmingham Fellow, Institute of Cancer and Genomic Sciences, University of Birmingham Date – Monday 14 November 2016 Time – 13:00 – 14:00 Venue – Rooms B02/B03, SITraN, 385a Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2HQ Biography Dr Sovan Sarkar is a…

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SITraN Open Day – Friday 1 July 12:30 – 16:30

Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) will be holding it’s annual open day on Friday 1 July 12:30 – 16:30. Come and find out more about our research into neurodegenerative diseases such as: Motor Neurone Disease Parkinson’s Disease Alzheimer’s Disease You can also meet our scientists, watch demonstrations and take a tour through our laboratories….

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