SITraN Lunchtime Seminar: Monday 21 May 2018, 13:00 – 14:00: Dr Joanna Elson, Lecturer, University of Newcastle

Title:  “New perspectives on mitochondrial variation in Human disease” Speaker:  Dr Joanna Elson, Institute of Genetic Medicine, University of Newcastle Venue: Rooms B02/B03, SITraN, 385a Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2HQ Biography I am a lecturer who has worked in the team for nearly fifteen years. I look at mtDNA disease through the prism of evolution, and apply informatics…

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REMINDER – Inaugural Lecture: Professor Chris McDermott – Helping Patients Survive the Experts

We would like to invite you to the inaugural lecture of Professor Chris McDermott which will be held on Friday 20th April 2018. Title: Helping Patients Survive the Experts Date and time: Friday 20th April  2018 – 4.30pm Venue: Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) 385a, Glossop Road, S10 2HQ, Sheffield This  will be followed by a wine reception…

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SITRAN LUNCHTIME SEMINAR – MONDAY 26 FEBRUARY 2018: 13:00-14:00: Dr Jemeen Sreedharan, Honorary Consultant Neurologist, King’s College Hospital

Title: “Aberrant TDP-43 homeostasis in the pathogenesis of ALS-FTD”      Speaker: Dr Jemeen Sreedharan, Honorary Consultant Neurologist, King’s College Hospital Venue: Rooms B02/B03, SITraN, 385a Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2HQ Background van Geest post doctoral fellow Honorary Consultant Neurologist, King’s College Hospital Dr Sreedharan developed an early interest in neurodegeneration during his time as a medical student at…

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SITraN Seminar: Monday 06 March 2017: 13:00 – 14:00 – Dr. Konstantinos Ampatzis, Assistant Professor, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm

Title:        “Changing the operational range of the spinal locomotor network: Cholinergic input to MNs”                                  Speaker:  Dr. Konstantinos Ampatzis, Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden     Venue:      Rooms B02/B03, SITraN, 385a Glossop Road, Sheffield, S10…

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SITraN Seminar: Monday 30 January 2017: 13:00 – 14:00 – Dr Ivana Barbaric, Lecturer in Stem Cell Biology

Title:  “Genetic stability of human pluripotent stem cells and implications for regenerative medicine” Speaker: Dr Ivana Barbaric, Lecturer in Stem Cell Biology, Department of Biomedical   Science, The University of Sheffield Venue: Rooms B02/B03, SITraN, 385a Glossop Road, Sheffield, S10 2HQ Background Our research is focused on investigating the causes and consequences of genetic changes in…

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