Weston Park Cancer Centre Seminar Series

Title – Functional genomics approaches to identify targetable dependencies in cancer cells Speaker – Dr Matthew Garnett, Group Leader, Garnett Group – Wellcome Sanger Institute Venue – Weston Park Lecture Theatre Time – 2 pm, Friday, 28 June 2019 Further details Dr Mathew Garnett Faculty Member at the Wellcome Sanger Institute. Mathew Garnett, PhD leads…

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ScHARR’s Silver Jubilee – 25 Years of Excellence

This month, the School of Health and Related Research [ScHARR] will be celebrating their silver jubilee. The ScHARR staff have been invited to an anniversary event, to take place on Thursday 20 June 2019, to hear about the fantastic achievements of ScHARR and find out about its plans for the future. The University of Sheffield’s…

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Department of Infection, Immunity & Cardiovascular Disease Seminar Series

Wednesday 26th June 2019 Title:  “Regulation of lung pathophysiology via circadian control of Integrinβ1 and RhoA”Speaker:  Dr. John Blaikley, University of Manchester.Venue:  Lecture Theatre 3, F Floor Medical School.Time: 12:30pm – 1:30pmAbstract:  In 2017 the Nobel Prize was awarded to researchers who discovered the circadian clock. It is now recognised that this clock alters 40%…

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REMINDER: Department of Infection, Immunity & Cardiovascular Disease Seminar – Tuesday 7th May 2019

Title: “Protection against respiratory infection by the microbiota” Speaker: Dr Tom Clarke, Imperial College London. Venue:  Lecture Theatre 3, F Floor Medical School.Time:  12:30pm – 1:30pmAbstract: Environmentally exposed surfaces in humans are colonized by a vast number of foreign microbes (the commensal microbiota) and these organisms play a key role in regulating mucosal and systemic…

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