REMINDER: Department of Infection, Immunity & Cardiovascular Disease Seminar – Thursday 20th July 2017

Title: “Dysregulated Endothelial Signals in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension” Speaker: Professor Hyung J. Chun, Yale School of Medicinyomama. Time: 12:30pm – 1:30pm Venue: Lecture Theatre 3, F Floor Medical School. Abstract: The research program of the Chun Lab at Yale University focuses on dysregulated endothelial signalling that contribute to vascular disease processes such as pulmonary arterial…

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REMINDER: Department of Infection, Immunity & Cardiovascular Disease Seminar – Tuesday 20th June 2017

Title:  “Mechanotransduction pathways and the pathogenesis of pulmonary fibrosis” Speaker:  Professor Gisli Jenkins, University of Nottingham. Time:  12:30pm – 1:30pm Venue:  Lecture Theatre 3, F Floor Medical School. For enquiries, please contact: iicd@sheffield.ac.uk FUTURE DATES FOR THE DIARY: Thursday 20th July 2017 Title: “Dysregulated Endothelial Signals in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension” Speaker:  Professor Hyung J. Chun,…

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REMINDER: Department of Infection, Immunity & Cardiovascular Disease Seminar – Friday 9th June 2017

Title:  “Molecular Medicine meets Haemophilia: Spoiled for choice of future treatments” Speaker:  Professor David Lillicrap, Queen’s University, Kingston, Canada. Time:  12noon – 1:00pm Venue:  Lecture Theatre 2, B Floor Medical School. Abstract:  After more than four decades of treating haemophilia with “simple” protein replacement therapies, we are witnessing the advent of novel interventions for this…

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REMINDER: Department of Infection, Immunity & Cardiovascular Disease Seminar – Thursday 25th May 2017

Title:  “Endothelial cell fluid shear stress sensing in vascular health and disease” Speaker:  Professor Martin Schwartz, University of Manchester. Time:  12:30pm – 1:30pm Venue:  Lecture Theatre 2, B Floor Medical School. Abstract:  Atherosclerosis occurs at specific regions of arteries characterized by disturbances in blood flow patterns. Plaques form as a consequence of synergies between flow…

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REMINDER: Department of Infection, Immunity & Cardiovascular Disease Seminar – Wednesday 10th May 2017

Title:  “How does Endothelial Organelle Size and Golgi Architecture control Haemostasis?” Speaker:  Professor Dan Cutler, University College London. Time:  12:30pm – 1:30pm Venue:  Lecture Theatre 3, F Floor Medical School. Abstract:  The endothelial secretory organelles called Weibel-Palade bodies contain the haemostatic factor von Willebrand Factor, mutations in which cause the commonest human inherited bleeding disorder,…

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