REMINDER: Department of Infection, Immunity & Cardiovascular Disease Seminar – Thursday 18th July 2019

Title:  “Recent Advances in Network Medicine”Speaker:  Dr Helder Nakaya, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil. Venue: Lecture Threatre 3, F Floor Medical School. Time:  12:30pm – 1:30pm Abstract:  Diseases are mostly a consequence of an abnormality in multiple genes. Network Medicine investigates how genes interact to each other in complex intracellular and intercellular networks. The talk…

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Young Investigator Success for IICD PhD Student

Many congratulations to Blanca Tardajos Ayllon (3rd year PhD Student) for her success at the spring British Atherosclerosis Society (BAS), British Society Cardiovascular Researchers (BSCR) meeting in Manchester (3rd – 4th June). Blanca was awarded the Young Investigator best poster prize for her work which focuses on atherosclerosis, a disease of arteries that can lead…

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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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