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Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Mechanisms controlling homeostasis in mammalian epidermis

UserFiona Watt, Centre for Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine, King's College London.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 12 October 2018, 13:15-13:55

Genetics Seminar

How to make or break an axon: the roles and regulation of neuronal microtubules

Host: Cahir O’Kane

UserProfessor Andreas Prokop from Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, University of Manchester .

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 11 October 2018, 14:00-15:00

MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserDr Erika L Pearce, Max Planck Institute of Immunology and Epigenetics, Freiburg.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7) Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Cambridge Biomedical Campus.

ClockWednesday 03 October 2018, 15:00-16:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Gone fishing. Machine-learning guided discovery from public data.

UserProfessor Casey Greene from the Perelman School of Medicine at University of Pennsylvania .

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre (Room 001).

ClockFriday 21 September 2018, 13:00-14:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Role of H3K27me3-mediated genomic imprinting in development and somatic cell nuclear transfer reprogramming

Hosted by: Azim Surani

UserYi Zhang, Dept Genetics & Dept of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, USA.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 10 July 2018, 11:30-12:30

MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserProfessor Heidi McBride, McGill University, Montreal, Canada.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7) Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Cambridge Biomedical Campus.

ClockFriday 29 June 2018, 15:00-16:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Regulators of Muscle Stem Cell Fate and Function

Hosted by: John Gurdon & Meritxell Huch

UserHelen Blau, Baxter Laboratory for Stem Cell Biology, Stanford University, USA.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 19 June 2018, 11:30-12:30

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

‘Nuclear Mechanopathology & Early Cancer Diagnostics’

Host: Ashok Venkitaraman ((Hutchison/MRC Research Centre Seminar) Contact:pa-venkitaraman@mrc-cu.cam.ac.uk

UserProfessor GS Shivashankar, Deputy Director, Mechanobiology Institute, National University of Singapore.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Cambridge Institute for Medical Research.

ClockFriday 15 June 2018, 10:30-11:30

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Regulatory principles in human development and evolution

Hosted by: Julie Ahringer & Emma Rawlins

UserJoanna Wysocka, Stanford University School of Medicine, USA.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 05 June 2018, 11:30-12:30

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

‘Cellular Plasticity in Cancer: driving force and therapeutic target’

Host: Sakari Vanharanta (SV358@MRC-CU.cam.ac.uk) Hutchison/MRC Seminar

UserProfessor Thomas Brabletz, Department of Experimental Medicine, University Erlangen-Nuernberg.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Cambridge Institute for Medical Research.

ClockTuesday 05 June 2018, 11:00-12:00

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

The evolution of color vision in Heliconius butterflies.

PLEASE NOTE DIFFERENT VENUE

UserAdriana Briscoe (University of California at Irvine).

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EJ.

ClockTuesday 29 May 2018, 13:00-14:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Hedgehog signalling in immune cells

UserMaike de la Roche, Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 25 May 2018, 13:15-13:55

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Epigenetics: One Genome, Multiple Phenotypes

Hosted by: Tony Kouzarides & Gurdon Institute Postdoc Association (GIPA)

UserDanny Reinberg, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, NYU Langone School of Medicine at Smilow Research Center, New York, USA.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 15 May 2018, 12:30-13:30

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Modified small RNA regulate chromosome dosage and segregation

Hosted by: Tony Kouzarides

UserRob Martienssen, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, New York, USA.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 15 May 2018, 11:00-12:00

Genetics Seminar

Centriole Duplication: from body coordination in flies to skin cell biology and cancer

Host: Alexis Braun

UserProfessor David Glover, Department of Genetics, University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 10 May 2018, 14:00-15:00

Genetics Seminar

Regulatory RNA

Host: Martyna Popis

UserProfessor Eric Miska from Department of Genetics, University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 03 May 2018, 14:00-15:00

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

‘Accelerating the translation of mutational signatures'

Host: Professor Ashok Venkitaraman (Hutchison/MRC Research Centre Seminar) Contact:pa-venkitaraman@mrc-cu.cam.ac.uk

UserDr Serena Nik-Zainal, Wellcome Sanger Institute.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Cambridge Institute for Medical Research.

ClockThursday 03 May 2018, 11:00-12:00

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

Neuroethology of a striking crustacean, the mantis shrimp

UserDr Kate Feller, Dept of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience (University of Cambridge).

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology , Downing Street, CB2 3EJ.

ClockTuesday 01 May 2018, 13:00-14:00

Genetics Seminar

Versatility and dynamics of transcriptional responses to Notch

Host: Anne Ferguson-Smith

UserProfessor Sarah Bray from Department of Physiology Development and Neuroscience, University of Cambridge .

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 26 April 2018, 14:00-15:00

Cell Biology in Medicine Seminar Series

“From Autophagy to ESCRTs to Vesicular Coats: Molecular Mechanisms of Membrane Scission and Remodeling”

Host - Professor David Rubinsztein

UserProfessor Jim Hurley, University of California, Department of Molecular & Cell Biology.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Addenbrooke's .

ClockMonday 16 April 2018, 13:00-14:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

On the function of PRDM15, a member of the PRDM family of transcriptional regulators, in development and lymphomagenesis

Hosted by: Meritxell Huch

UserErnesto Guccione, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Hess Center for Science and Medicine, New York, USA.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockThursday 05 April 2018, 11:30-12:30

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

The cellular phase of Alzheimer’s Disease

Hosted by: Gurdon Institute Postdoc Association (GIPA)

UserBart De Strooper, Director UK Dementia Research Institute, Professor at UCL, University of Leuven and VIB.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockThursday 29 March 2018, 12:00-13:00

Cell Biology in Medicine Seminar Series

“Regulation of actin dynamics in cancer cell migration”

Host - Professor Gillian Griffiths

UserLaura Machesky - CRUK Beatson Institute, Glasgow University College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Addenbrooke's .

ClockTuesday 27 March 2018, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

"Proton Beam Therapy: Current and Future Provision"

Host: Dr Gail Horan

UserYen-Ching Chang, Consultant in Clinical Oncology, UCHL.

HouseCambridge Instute Lecture Theatre(CRUK) RobinsonWay Cambridge CB2 0RE.

ClockTuesday 20 March 2018, 12:00-13:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Smart light sheet microscopes for you and me

Hosted by: Alex Sossick & Emma Rawlins

UserJan Huisken, Morgridge Institute for Research, Madison, USA.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 20 March 2018, 11:30-12:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Animal Migration

UserProfessor Iain Couzin, Max Planck Institute for Ornithology.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 09 March 2018, 17:30-18:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Organoid systems to study the maternal-fetal dialogue of early pregnancy

UserMargherita Turco, Centre for Trophoblast Research, University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 09 March 2018, 13:15-13:55

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

CANCELED DUE TO USS PENSIONS STRIKE.

UserYannick Wurm (Queen Mary University of London).

HouseCanceled - apologies for any inconvenience caused.

ClockTuesday 06 March 2018, 13:00-14:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

The Anne McLaren Lecture: CRISPR-Cas Gene Editing: Biology, Technology and Ethics

Hosted by: Eric Miska & Steve Jackson

UserJennifer Doudna, University of California, Berkeley, USA.

HouseBristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road.

ClockTuesday 06 March 2018, 11:30-12:30

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

‘Instituting Molecular Precision in Localised Prostate Cancer - A Cure for All?’

Host: Professor Ashok Venkitaraman

UserRob Bristow, University Professor of Cancer Studies, Director of MCRC.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Cambridge Institute for Medical Research.

ClockTuesday 06 March 2018, 11:30-12:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Migration in Science

UserDr Sir Venki Ramakrishnan, PRS.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 02 March 2018, 17:30-18:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

The genetic framework of germline stem cell development

UserKaram Teixeira, Dept. of Genetics, University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 02 March 2018, 13:15-13:55

Genetics Seminar

Cerebral organoids: modelling human brain development and tumorigenesis in stem cell derived 3D culture

Host: Michaela Frye

UserDr Jürgen Knoblich, Institute of Molecular Biotechnology, Vienna.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 01 March 2018, 13:00-14:00

Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience

TODAY Adrian Seminar - "Functional synaptic architecture of visual cortex"

UserDavid Fitzpatrick, Research Group Leader & Scientific Director, Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience.

HouseThe Hodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Department of Physiology Development and Neuroscience.

ClockMonday 26 February 2018, 16:30-18:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

The Partition of India and Migration

UserMs Kavita Puri, BBC.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 23 February 2018, 17:30-18:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

A unifying theory of branching morphogenesis

UserEdouard Hannezo, Institute of Science and Technology, Austria.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 23 February 2018, 13:15-13:55

Genetics Seminar

Eukaryotic cell division and its origins

Host: Alexis Braun

UserProfessor Buzz Baum, MRC Laboratory for Molecular Cell Biology, University College London.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 22 February 2018, 13:00-14:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Disease Migration

UserProfessor Eva Harris, University of California, Berkeley.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 16 February 2018, 17:30-18:30

Genetics Seminar

Viral evolution on sub-phylogenetic timescales

UserDr Chris Illingworth, Department of Genetics, University of Cambridge.

HousePart II Room, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 15 February 2018, 14:00-15:00

Cell Biology in Medicine Seminar Series

"Linking cellular and systemic iron metabolism via epigenetic regulation and Nrf2"

Host - Dr James Nathan

UserProfessor Alexander Drakesmith - Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Oxford.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Addenbrooke's .

ClockTuesday 13 February 2018, 13:00-14:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Refugees and Migration

UserMr Filippo Grandi, UN High Commissioner for Refugees.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 09 February 2018, 17:30-18:30

Genetics Seminar

Scaling of tissue proportions to body size during vertebrate development

Host: Alfonso Martinez Arias

UserDr Patrick Mueller, Friedrich Miescher Laboratory of the Max Planck Society, Tübingen, Germany.

HousePart II Room, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 08 February 2018, 14:00-15:00

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

Oxidative Stress Defences in Cancer

Host: Prof Ashok Venkitaraman (Queries to: AC288@MRC-CU.cam.ac.uk)

UserProfessor Joan Brugge, Louise Foote Pfeiffer Professor of Cell Biology and Director of the Ludwig Centre at Harvard University.

HouseClifford Albutt Lecture theatre, Clinical School.

ClockTuesday 06 February 2018, 14:30-15:30

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Regulation of progenitor cells in adult lung and in lung cancer

Hosted by: Emma Rawlins & Azim Surani

UserCarla F. Kim, Boston Children's Hospital, USA.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 06 February 2018, 11:30-12:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Art and Migration

UserProfessor Khadija von Zinnenburg Carroll, University of Birmingham.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 02 February 2018, 17:30-18:30

Genetics Seminar

Environmental stress, cryptic variation and innovation in the simplest molecular systems

Host: Frank Jiggins

UserProfessor Andreas Wagner, Dept. of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies University of Zurich.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 01 February 2018, 14:00-15:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Immune evasion and metastasis in colorectal cancer

Hosted by: Meritxell Huch & Ben Simons

UserEduard Batlle, Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB), Barcelona, Spain .

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 30 January 2018, 11:30-12:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Immigration and Freedom

UserProfessor Chandran Kukathas, LSE.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 26 January 2018, 17:30-18:30

Genetics Seminar

DNA methyltransferase(s), transposons and spermatogenesis

Host: Eric Miska

UserDr Déborah Bourc'his, Institut Curie, Paris .

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 25 January 2018, 14:00-15:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Black and British Migration

UserMr David Olusoga, Historian & Broadcaster.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 19 January 2018, 17:30-18:30

Evolution and Development Seminar Series

Multi-level characterisation of cell types in Platynereis

UserHernando Martinez Vergara (European Molecular Biology Laboratory).

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockWednesday 17 January 2018, 13:00-14:00

Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series

Role of primate amygdala neurons in economic decision-making

UserFabian Grabenhorst (U. of Cambridge, Dept of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience).

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road.

ClockWednesday 17 January 2018, 12:30-13:30

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Dissecting Receptor Tyrosine Kinase Signaling Networks by Quantitative Phosphoproteomics

UserProf. Jesper V. Olsen, Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research (CPR), Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre (Room 001).

ClockTuesday 16 January 2018, 13:00-14:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Imaging cancer invasion and pluripotency

Hosted by: Jenny Gallop & Steve Jackson

UserJohanna Ivaska, Turku Centre for Biotechnology, University of Turku, Finland.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 16 January 2018, 11:30-12:30

Cell Biology in Medicine Seminar Series

"Sequence-specific targeting of chromatin regulators"

Host - Professor Paul Lehner

UserProfessor Marc Bühler - Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Addenbrooke's .

ClockTuesday 05 December 2017, 13:00-14:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Growth coordination in Drosophila

Hosted by: Hansong Ma & Andrea Brand

UserPierre Léopold, Institute of Biology Valrose (iBV), Nice, France.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 05 December 2017, 11:30-12:30

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

‘Tracking metabolic reprogramming in cancers with PI3K/Akt activation’

Host: Christian Frezza

UserGeorge Poulogiannis, Team Leader, Division of Cancer Biology, Institute of Cancer Research, London.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Cambridge Institute for Medical Research.

ClockTuesday 05 December 2017, 11:30-12:30

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Enhancers as regulatory hubs in mammalian embryogenesis and human congenital disease

All people external to CRUK CI needs to be booked as visitors. Please contact Kamila at least 24 hours prior the talk.Thank you.

UserDr Alvaro Rada-Iglesias, CMMC - Center for Molecular Medicine Cologne, Germany.

HouseCRUK CI Room 009/009A.

ClockMonday 04 December 2017, 16:00-17:00

Evolution and Development Seminar Series

Probing human brain evolution in a dish

UserMadeline Lancaster (University of Cambridge).

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockWednesday 29 November 2017, 13:00-14:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Robustness and dynamics of natural direct reprogramming

Hosted by: Emma Rawlins & Julie Ahringer

UserSophie Jarriault, Institute of Genetics and Molecular and Cell Biology (IGBMC), Illkirch, France .

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 28 November 2017, 11:30-12:30

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Inferring the Evolutionary History of Cancers: Statistical Methods and Applications

All people external to CRUK CI needs to be booked as visitors. Thank you.

UserDr Andrew Roth, Ludwig Cancer Research, University of Oxford .

HouseCRUK CI Room 009/009A.

ClockMonday 27 November 2017, 16:00-17:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

RNA Aggregation in Neurodegenerative Disease

Hosted by: Jenny Gallop & Rick Livesey

UserRon Vale, University of California, San Francisco, USA.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockMonday 27 November 2017, 11:30-12:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Mechanisms of filopodia regulation

UserJenny Gallop, Wellcome Trust/Cancer Research UK Gurdon Institute.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 24 November 2017, 13:15-13:55

Evolution and Development Seminar Series

MicroCT from zoology to pathology

UserBrian Metscher (University of Vienna).

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 23 November 2017, 13:00-14:00

MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserProfessor William Martin, Institute of Molecular Evolution, Duesseldorf.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7) Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Cambridge Biomedical Campus.

ClockWednesday 22 November 2017, 15:00-16:00

Computational and Systems Biology

Mapping the sub-cellular proteome

UserDr Laurent Gatto, Department of Biochemistry.

HouseMR4, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 22 November 2017, 14:00-15:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Decoding the Notch signal

UserSarah Bray, PDN, University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 17 November 2017, 13:15-13:55

Genetics Seminar

An Editor’s Guide to Effective Science Communication

Host: Sudhakaran Prabakaran

UserDr Nancy R. Gough.

HousePart II Room, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockMonday 13 November 2017, 12:00-13:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Cartilage by 3D bioprinting of iPS cells

UserStina Simonsson, Institute of Biomedicine, Göteborg (Sweden).

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 10 November 2017, 13:15-13:55

Genetics Seminar

Capturing human axial progenitors in vitro

Hosts: Alfonso Martinez-Arias & Shlomit Edri

UserDr Anestis Tsakiridis, Department of Biomedical Science, The University of Sheffield .

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 09 November 2017, 14:00-15:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Are RNA granules liquid organelles? Regulation of P granule dynamics by intrinsically-disordered proteins

Hosts: Julie Ahringer & Eric Miska

UserGeraldine Seydoux, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 07 November 2017, 11:30-12:30

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

Metastasis latency: new molecular insights

Host: Sakari Vanharanta

UserRoger Gomis, ICREA Research Professor, IRB Barcelona.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Cambridge Institute for Medical Research.

ClockTuesday 07 November 2017, 11:30-12:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Detecting death and damage: understanding macrophage migration in Drosophila

UserWill Wood, School of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Bristol.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 03 November 2017, 13:15-13:55

Genetics Seminar

The evolution of meiosis and meiotic recombination in Arabidopsis arenosa.

Host: Aylwyn Scally

UserDr Kirsten Bomblies, John Innes Centre, Norwich .

HousePart II Room, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 02 November 2017, 14:00-15:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Mutational heterogeneity in promoter regions in melanoma

All external guests should arrive to the room at least 5 minutes before the start of the talk.

UserA/Prof. Dr Erik Larsson Lekholm, University of Gothenburg, Göteborg, Sweden .

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre (Room 001).

ClockMonday 30 October 2017, 16:00-17:00

Computational and Systems Biology

Data-driven approaches to drug target identification

UserDr Alex Gutteridge Director,Computational Biology TSci Computational Biology(UK) GSK.

HouseMR4, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 25 October 2017, 14:00-15:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Improving Openness and Reproducibility of Scientific Research

Please note that this event will be recorded. Guests should arrive to the Lecture Theatre at leat 5-10 minutes prior the talk, swich off their phones and minimise disruption and noise level to the minimum. Use of wi-fi is not allowed during the talk.

UserDr Timothy Errington.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre (Room 001).

ClockMonday 23 October 2017, 16:00-17:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Gill arch serial homology and the origin of jawed vertebrates

UserAndrew Gillis, Dept. of Zoology, University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 20 October 2017, 13:15-13:55

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Cell polarity and local condensation of biomolecular condensates

UserAnthony A. Hyman, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden (Germany).

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 13 October 2017, 13:15-13:55

Computational and Systems Biology

Personal Genomics

UserProfessor Julian Gough, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology.

HouseMR4, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 11 October 2017, 14:00-15:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

The Anne McLaren Lecture: Epigenetic regulation by histone acetylation

Hosted by: Tony Kouzarides & Eric Miska

UserAsifa Akhtar, Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology & Epigenetics, Freiburg, Germany.

HouseScott Polar Research Institute Lecture Theatre, Lensfield Road.

ClockTuesday 10 October 2017, 11:30-12:30

Genetics Seminar

Cheating in Pseudomnas aeruginosa drives switch to privatisation of an essential function

Host: Chris Illingworth

UserProfessor Ashleigh Griffin, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford .

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 05 October 2017, 14:00-15:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Protecting Immortality: Germ line Development in Drosophila

Hosts: Daniel St Johnston & Julie Ahringer

UserRuth Lehmann, Skirball Institute, NYU School of Medicine, New York, USA.

HousePharmacology Lecture Theatre, Department of Pharmacology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 26 September 2017, 11:30-12:30

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

To be confirmed

All people external to CRUK CI needs to be booked as visitors. Please contact Kamila at least 24 hours prior the talk.Thank you.

UserProf. Tomas Marques Bonet.

HouseCRUK CI Room 009/009A.

ClockMonday 25 September 2017, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

‘The role of Mre11 in DNA double strand break repair - myth and facts’

Host: Ashok Venkitaraman

UserProfessor Shunichi Takeda, Department of Radiation Genetics, Kyoto University.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Cambridge Institute for Medical Research.

ClockMonday 18 September 2017, 14:00-15:00

MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserProfessor Jean Claude Martinou, University of Geneva.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7) Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Cambridge Biomedical Campus.

ClockWednesday 06 September 2017, 15:00-16:00

BRC Seminar Series

“Translational control of axonal mRNAs can accelerate regeneration”

UserJeff Twiss, Department of Biological Sciences, University of South Carolina.

HouseClifford Allbutt Building Lecture Theatre.

ClockMonday 04 September 2017, 12:00-13:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Liver Regeneration in the Damaged Liver

Hosted by: Meritxell Huch

UserStuart J Forbes, MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine, University of Edinburgh.

HousePharmacology Lecture Theatre, Tennis Court Road.

ClockFriday 25 August 2017, 10:45-11:45

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Coding and non-coding cancer mutations

All people external to CRUK CI needs to be booked as visitors. Please contact Kamila at least 24 hours prior the talk.Thank you.

UserProf. Dr Núria López-Bigas, ICREA Research Professor, IRB Barcelona.

HouseCRUK CI Room 009/009A.

ClockMonday 14 August 2017, 16:00-17:00

Evolution and Development Seminar Series

Evolution of limb and fin regeneration

UserAssociate Professor Igor Schneider (Federal University of Pará).

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockWednesday 26 July 2017, 13:00-14:00

BRC Seminar Series

“Innate Immunity in Injury and Disease in the Nervous System”

UserProfessor Shlomo Rotshenker,The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 05 July 2017, 12:00-13:00

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

Satellite RNAs, Heterochromatin and Cancer: A Novel Mechanism of Induction of Breast Cancer by Loss of BRCA1?

Host: Professor Ashok Venkitaraman

UserProfessor Inder Verma, Salk Institute, San Diego, USA .

HouseClifford Albutt Lecture theatre, Clinical School.

ClockMonday 26 June 2017, 15:00-16:00

BRC Seminar Series

"In Vivo Glia-to-Neuron Conversion For Brain Repair"

If you would like to meeti with Professor Chen please contact Nicole on nh481@cam.ac.uk to arrange a time before or after the seminar

UserGong Chen,Professor and Verne M. Willaman Chair in Life Sciences, Pennsylvania State University.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockTuesday 20 June 2017, 12:00-13:00

MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserProfessor David Thorburn, Murdochs Childrens Research Institute, Victoria, Australia.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7) Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Cambridge Biomedical Campus.

ClockFriday 16 June 2017, 15:00-16:00

MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserProfessor Aleksandra Filipovska, University of Western Australia.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7) Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Cambridge Biomedical Campus.

ClockTuesday 06 June 2017, 15:00-16:00

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

‘Exploring and exploiting aberrant self-fate programs in leukemia’

Host: Sakari Vanharanta (Hutchison/MRC talk)

UserDr Johannes Zuber, Research Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP), Vienna, Austria.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Cambridge Institute for Medical Research.

ClockTuesday 06 June 2017, 11:30-12:30

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

'Analyses for Rule-Based Models of Cellular Signalling'

SPECIAL COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY SEMINAR - Host by: Dr Ben Hall

UserDr Jean Yang, Assistant Professor,Department of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh USA .

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Cambridge Institute for Medical Research.

ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 15:00-16:00

BRC Seminar Series

"Polymerase Chain Reaction: Methods, Principles and Application"

UserDr Romina Vuono, John Van Geest Centre For Brain Repair, University of Cambridge, Clinical Neurosciences, Cambridge.

HouseHerchel Smith Building Lecture Theatre.

ClockWednesday 24 May 2017, 12:00-13:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Statistical Bioinformatics at Scale

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UserProf. Alexander Schliep.

HouseCRUK CI Room 009/009A.

ClockMonday 22 May 2017, 16:00-17:00

Cell Biology in Medicine Seminar Series

CANCELLED

Host - Professor Gillian Griffiths - This talk has been cancelled

UserProfessor David Rowitch, Department of Paediatrics, University of Cambridge.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Addenbrooke's .

ClockTuesday 16 May 2017, 13:00-14:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

To be confirmed

All people external to CRUK CI needs to be booked as visitors. Please contact Kamila at least 24 hours prior the talk.Thank you.

UserDr Paz Polak.

HouseCRUK CI Room 009/009A.

ClockMonday 15 May 2017, 16:00-17:00

MRC LMB Neurobiology Seminars

Drosophila Aggression: Agonistic interaction as a strategic action

UserKenta Asahina, Assistant Professor, Molecular Neurobiology Laboratory, Salk Institute for Biological Studies .

HouseMRC LMB: Klug Seminar Room 2A180.

ClockFriday 12 May 2017, 10:30-11:30

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

A solid state conceptualization of information transfer from gene to message to protein

Hosts: John Gurdon & Meritxell Huch

UserSteven McKnight, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 09 May 2017, 11:30-12:30

Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience

Decoding the population activity of grid cells for spatial localization and goal-directed navigation

UserAndreas V.M. Herz, Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience, Munich and Faculty of Biology, LMU Muenchen.

HouseThe Hodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Department of Physiology Development and Neuroscience.

ClockMonday 08 May 2017, 16:30-18:00

Genetics Seminar

Coordination of spindle positioning and cell cycle progression in yeast

Host: Marco Geymonat

UserDr. Gislene Pereira, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg .

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 04 May 2017, 14:00-15:00

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

‘Alterations of the Polycomb machinery in cancers’

Host: Sakari Vanharanta (Hutchison/MRC talk)

UserRaphaël Margueron, Curie Institute, Paris.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Cambridge Institute for Medical Research.

ClockTuesday 02 May 2017, 11:30-12:30

Genetics Seminar

The genetic analysis of population-scale data

Host: Aylwyn Scally

UserProfessor Gil McVean, Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford .

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 27 April 2017, 14:00-15:00

MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit Seminars

Eating your mitochondria: why, when and where?

UserDr Ian Ganley, The MRC Protein Phosphorylation and Ubiquitylation Unit, Dundee University.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7) Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Cambridge Biomedical Campus.

ClockWednesday 26 April 2017, 15:00-16:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Multi-scale models of organogenesis: Limb bud development

Hosts: Eugenia Piddini & Emma Rawlins

UserJames Sharpe, Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG), Barcelona, Spain.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 25 April 2017, 11:30-12:30

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Building a bigger brain: genetic bases for the evolution of the human neocortex

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UserProf. Gregory A. Wray.

HouseCRUK CI Room 009/009A.

ClockMonday 24 April 2017, 16:00-17:00

MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserDr Atan Gross, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7) Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Cambridge Biomedical Campus.

ClockWednesday 19 April 2017, 15:00-16:00

Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series

Functional neuromarkers for psychiatry

UserDr Juri Kropotov Laboratory of Neurobiology of Action Programming at the Institute of the Human Brain .

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockWednesday 12 April 2017, 12:30-13:30

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Embracing Complexity: A Fly-to-Bedside Approach to Cancer Therapies

Hosts: Eugenia Piddini & Steve Jackson

UserRoss Cagan, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, USA.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockMonday 10 April 2017, 11:30-12:30

Cell Biology in Medicine Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

CANCELLED - Host - Dr Folma Buss

UserProfessor Noboru Mizushima - University of Tokyo - CANCELLED.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Addenbrooke's .

ClockFriday 07 April 2017, 13:00-14:00

Cell Biology in Medicine Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

Host - Professor Gillian Griffiths

UserDr Misty Jenkins - Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Addenbrooke's .

ClockTuesday 04 April 2017, 13:00-14:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Functional variation in the human genome: lessons from the transcriptome

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UserProf. Tuuli Lappalainen.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre (Room 001).

ClockMonday 03 April 2017, 16:00-17:00

MRC LMB Seminar list

RNA methylation in development and disease

UserMichaela Frye, Stem Cell Institute and Department of Genetics, Cambridge.

HouseMax Perutz Lecture Theatre, Medical Research Council (MRC) (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biol.

ClockFriday 24 March 2017, 11:00-12:00

BRC Seminar Series

“Axon death pathways converge on Axed to promote functional and structural axon disassembly”

UserDr Lukas Neukomm, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States .

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockFriday 17 March 2017, 13:00-14:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Alternative splicing: widespread fine-tuning regulatory process or costly errors?

All external to CRUK CI people need to be booked at least 24 hours prior the talk. Please contact Kamila by email if you would like to come.

UserDr Laurent Duret.

HouseCRUK CI Room 009/009A.

ClockMonday 13 March 2017, 16:00-17:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Alternative splicing: widespread fine-tuning regulatory process or costly errors?

All external to CRUK CI people need to be booked at least 24 hours prior the talk. Please contact Kamila by email if you would like to come.

UserDr Laurent Duret.

HouseCRUK CI Room 009/009A.

ClockMonday 13 March 2017, 16:00-17:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Human embryogenesis and the first trimester intrauterine environment

UserGraham Burton, Centre for Trophoblast Research, PDN, University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 10 March 2017, 13:15-13:55

Cell Biology in Medicine Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

Host - Professor David Ron

UserDr Nahum Sonenberg, Department of Biochemistry - Goodman Cancer Research Center, Canada.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Addenbrooke's .

ClockTuesday 07 March 2017, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

‘Non-coding RNA - new roles for old players’

Host: Dr Carla Martins

UserProfessor Anders Lund, Biotech Research and Innovation Centre, University of Copenhagen.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Cambridge Institute for Medical Research.

ClockTuesday 07 March 2017, 11:30-12:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Extreme Ageing

UserProfessor Sarah Harper, University of Oxford.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 03 March 2017, 17:30-18:30

Genetics Seminar

Understanding the causes of variation in nucleotide diversity across the genome

Host: Aylwyn Scally

UserProfessor Peter Keightley, Institute of Evolutionary Biology, University of Edinburgh .

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 02 March 2017, 14:00-15:00

Computational and Systems Biology

Two transmissible cancers in Tasmanian devils

UserDr Elizabeth Murchison, Dept. of Veterinary Medicine .

HouseMR4, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 01 March 2017, 14:00-15:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Sex differences in organ size and plasticity

Hosts: Phil Zegerman & Andrea Brand

UserIrene Miguel-Aliaga, MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences (LMS).

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 28 February 2017, 11:30-12:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Extreme Politics

UserProfessor Matthew Goodwin, University of Kent.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 24 February 2017, 17:30-18:30

Genetics Seminar

Rate and pattern of evolutionary change in the gut microbiota as revealed by a commensal bacteria

Host: Chris Illingworth

UserDr Isabel Gordo, Evolutionary Biology Group, Gulbenkian Institute, Lisbon .

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 23 February 2017, 14:00-15:00

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

Eco-evolutionary dynamics

UserAndrés López-Sepulcre (IEES CNRS Paris).

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockTuesday 21 February 2017, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Extremes of the Universe

UserProfessor Andy Fabian, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 17 February 2017, 17:30-18:30

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

Parasites, Immune Function, and Human Life Histories

UserAaron Blackwell (University of California, Santa Barbara).

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockTuesday 14 February 2017, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Extreme Rowing

UserRoz Savage MBE, Ocean Rower, Yale University.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 10 February 2017, 17:30-18:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Pluripotency at the multicellular level

UserMarta Shahbazi, PDN, University of Cambridge .

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 10 February 2017, 13:15-13:55

MRC LMB Seminar list

Milstein Lecture- Molecular Mechanisms of Synaptic Transmission

UserThomas Südhof, Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology, Stanford.

HouseMax Perutz Lecture Theatre, Medical Research Council (MRC) (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biol.

ClockThursday 09 February 2017, 16:00-17:00

Evolution and Development Seminar Series

Lizards, skulls and reptile communities

UserJohannes Müller (Leibniz Institute for Research on Evolution and Biodiversity, Berlin Natural History Museum).

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 09 February 2017, 16:00-17:00

Genetics Seminar

Decoding transcriptional regulation.

Host: Alexis Braun

UserDr Alexander Stark, Research Institute of Molecular Pathology, Vienna .

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 09 February 2017, 14:00-15:00

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

Genetic evolution of humans and closely related species

UserAida Andres (Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology).

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockTuesday 07 February 2017, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

The interaction between tumor hypoxia and DNA methylation

Host: Professor Ashok Venkitaraman

UserDr Bernard Thienpont, VIB-KU Leuven Center for Cancer Biology, KU Leuven, Belgium.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Cambridge Institute for Medical Research.

ClockTuesday 07 February 2017, 11:30-12:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Dealing with Extremism

UserProfessor David Runciman, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 03 February 2017, 17:30-18:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Post-transcriptional control of gene expression in brain development and cancer

UserEugene Makeyev, Dept. of Developmental Neurobiology, King’s College London.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 03 February 2017, 13:15-13:55

Genetics Seminar

Non-coding solutions to developmental challenges

Host: Anne Ferguson-Smith

UserProfessor Donal O’Carroll, Centre for Regenerative Medicine, University of Edinburgh.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 02 February 2017, 13:00-14:00

Computational and Systems Biology

Ribosome profiling and virus infection

UserDr Andrew Firth Division of Virology ( University of Cambridge, UK).

HouseMR4, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 01 February 2017, 14:00-15:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

The blind watch-breaker: evolution at regulatory sites in cancer

If you have a question about this talk or would like to attend this talk but you are from outside CRUK CI, please contact Kamila.Lembrych-Turek. Please note that all external visitors have to be booked onto an internal visitors' booking system.

UserProf. Colin Semple.

HouseCRUK CI Room 215A/B.

ClockMonday 30 January 2017, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Extreme Events and How to Live with Them

UserProfessor Nassim Nicholas Taleb, New York.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 27 January 2017, 17:30-18:30

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

Information gaps in ecology and conservation

UserTatsuya Amano (Centre for the Study of Existential Risk / Department of Zoology University of Cambridge).

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockTuesday 24 January 2017, 16:00-17:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Measuring and Modeling the Dynamics of Developmental Decisions in Single Cells

Hosts: Rick Livesey & Ben Simons

UserSharad Ramanathan, Harvard University, USA.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 24 January 2017, 11:30-12:30

MRC LMB Seminar list

Comparative studies of intrinsically disordered proteins

UserProfessor Jane Clarke, Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge .

HouseMax Perutz Lecture Theatre, Medical Research Council (MRC) (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biol.

ClockMonday 23 January 2017, 11:00-12:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Extreme Weather

UserDr Emily Shuckburgh, BAS.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 20 January 2017, 17:30-18:30

Genetics Seminar

Predicting the pleiotropic effects of circadian timing, from clock gene expression to biomass.

Host: Alfonso Martinez-Arias

UserProfessor Andrew Millar, University of Edinburgh.

HousePart II Room, Department of Genetics.

ClockThursday 19 January 2017, 14:00-15:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Modeling cancer evolution from genomic data

Please note that all external visitors have to be booked onto an internal visitors' booking system.

UserBeerenwinkel, Niko, Prof. Dr..

HouseCRUK CI Room 215A/B.

ClockFriday 13 January 2017, 16:15-17:15

CCIMI Seminars

A new perspective from Information Theory on genetic sequences

UserOmri Tal, Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences.

HouseMR14 Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockFriday 13 January 2017, 14:00-15:00

MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserProfessor Dame Linda Partridge, Institute of Healthy Ageing, UCL.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7) Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Addenbrooke's Site.

ClockWednesday 07 December 2016, 15:00-16:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Coping with a stressful start in life

UserAlex Gould The Francis Crick Institute, London.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 02 December 2016, 13:15-13:55

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

Dispersal evolution

UserJean Clobert (Station d’Ecologie Experimentale du CNRS Moulis).

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockTuesday 29 November 2016, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

CANCELLED - Impact of the Microbiome on cancer and its treatment

Host: Dr Pippa Corrie

UserDr Trevor Lawley, Group Leader, Host-Microbiota Interactions Laboratory, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockTuesday 29 November 2016, 12:00-13:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Cell biological mechanisms regulating vertebrate neurogenesis

Hosts: Daniel St Johnston & Rick Livesey

UserKate Storey, Cell & Developmental Biology, University of Dundee, Scotland.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 29 November 2016, 11:30-12:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Lung Stem Cell Niche in Health and Disease

UserJoo-Hyeon Lee Stem Cell Institute, University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 25 November 2016, 13:15-13:55

Genetics Seminar

Stem cell control in the Drosophila gut

Host: Alexis Braun

UserProfessor Bruce Edgar, Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah .

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 24 November 2016, 14:00-15:00

Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series

Social rank processing in depression

UserJason Stretton, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockWednesday 23 November 2016, 12:30-13:30

Cell Biology in Medicine Seminar Series

'Towards a thorough mechanistic understanding of endosomal cargo sorting'

Host - Professor Gillian Griffiths

UserProfessor Peter Cullen, School of Biochemistry, University of Bristol .

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Addenbrooke's .

ClockTuesday 22 November 2016, 13:00-14:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Title to be confirmed

If you have a question about this talk or would like to attend this talk but you are from outside CRUK CI, please contact Kamila.Lembrych-Turek. Please note that all external visitors have to be booked onto an internal visitors' booking system.

UserProfessor Christopher Yau.

HouseCRUK CI Room 009/009A.

ClockMonday 21 November 2016, 16:00-17:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Transposable elements and epigenome evolution

If you have a question about this talk or would like to attend this talk but you are from outside CRUK CI, please contact Kamila.Lembrych-Turek. Please note that all external visitors have to be booked onto an internal visitors' booking system.

UserProf. Ting Wang.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockTuesday 15 November 2016, 16:00-17:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Imaging Cancer Invasion and Therapy Failure

Hosts: Eugenia Piddini & Tony Kouzarides

UserErik Sahai, Crick Institute, London.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 15 November 2016, 11:30-12:30

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Cell polarity in lymphocytes

Hosts: Daniel St Johnston & Phil Zegerman

UserGillian Griffiths, CIMR, Cambridge.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 08 November 2016, 11:30-12:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

"Shaping cell contacts during tissue morphogenesis"

UserPierre-Francois Lenne, IBDM, CNRS & Aix-Marseille Université, France.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 04 November 2016, 13:15-13:55

Genetics Seminar

Defining transcription units across the human genome.

Host: Michaela Frye

UserProfessor Nick Proudfoot, Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of Oxford .

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 03 November 2016, 14:00-15:00

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

Host-parasite coevolution

UserKayla King (University of Oxford).

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockTuesday 01 November 2016, 16:00-17:00

Genetics Seminar

Using experimental evolution to understand adaptation from standing genetic variation.

Host: Frank Jiggins

UserProfessor Christian Schlotterer, Institute of Population Genetics of Vetmeduni Vienna .

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 27 October 2016, 14:00-15:00

Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience

"Sound encoding in the cochlea: from molecular physiology to optogenetic restoration"

UserTobias Moser, Professor of Auditory Neuroscience, University Medical Center Gottingen, Germany.

HouseThe Hodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Department of Physiology Development and Neuroscience.

ClockMonday 24 October 2016, 16:30-18:00

Genetics Seminar

Directing and shaping the inside-out axis of the vertebrate brain

Host: Ben Steventon

UserProfessor Jon Clarke, Department of Developmental Neurobiology, King's College London .

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 20 October 2016, 14:00-15:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Evolution, genomics and mode of action of long noncoding RNAs in mammalian cells

If you have a question about this talk, please contact Kamila.Lembrych-Turek from CRUK CI.

UserDr. Igor Ulitsky.

HouseCRUK CI Room 215A/B.

ClockWednesday 19 October 2016, 16:00-17:00

MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserProfessor Claes Gustafsson, University of Gothenburg.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7) Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Addenbrooke's Site.

ClockWednesday 19 October 2016, 15:00-16:00

BRC Seminar Series

“NMNAT2 in neural circuit formation and maintenance”.

UserHui-Chen Lu, Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Indiana University.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 19 October 2016, 12:00-13:00

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

Evolution of butterfly brains

UserStephen Montgomery (Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge).

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockTuesday 18 October 2016, 16:00-17:00

Genetics Seminar

Towards a complete view of the genetics of gene expression variation in yeast

Host: Chris Illingworth

UserProfessor Frank Albert, University of Minnesota .

HousePart II Room, Department of Genetics.

ClockTuesday 18 October 2016, 14:00-15:00

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

Non-genetic inheritance in mice

UserRahia Mashoodh (University of Cambridge).

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoolgy.

ClockTuesday 11 October 2016, 16:00-17:00

Genetics Seminar

Neural mechanisms of behavioral switches

Host: Liria Masuda-Nakagawa

UserDr. Arantza Barrios, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University College London .

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 06 October 2016, 14:00-15:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Non-coding genome function in pancreatic islets and diabetes

If you have a question about this talk, please contact Kamila.Lembrych-Turek.

UserProfessor Jorge Ferrer.

HouseCRUK CI Room 009/009A.

ClockMonday 19 September 2016, 16:00-17:00

BRC Seminar Series

"Proteostasis imbalance and neurodegenerative diseases"

If you would like to meet with the speaker contact Giovanna Mallucci gm522@cam.ac.uk or Stefan Marciniak sjm20@cam.ac.uk

UserClaudio Hetz, Biomedical Neuroscience Institute, Santiago, Chile. .

HouseLevel 7 - Cell Biology in Medicine Lecture, CIMR.

ClockFriday 09 September 2016, 13:00-14:00

MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit Seminars

Adaptations mediated by a mitochondrial UPR

UserDr Cole Haynes, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7) Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Addenbrooke's Site.

ClockThursday 08 September 2016, 15:00-16:00

MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserDr Miratul Muqit, MRC Protein Phosphorylation and Ubiquitylation Unit, Dundee.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7) Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Addenbrooke's Site.

ClockWednesday 07 September 2016, 15:00-16:00

MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserProfessro Luca Scorrano, The Venetian Institute of Molecular Medicine.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7) Wellcome Trust/MRC Building, Addenbrooke's Site.

ClockWednesday 20 July 2016, 15:00-16:00

BRC Seminar Series

"Are astrocytes key players in neuronal cell death?"

UserProfessor Maeve Caldwell, Trinity College Institute for Neuroscience, Dublin.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockFriday 08 July 2016, 11:00-12:00

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

"Mechanisms of colon cancer initiation, progression and metastasis"

Host: Sakari Vanharanta (Hutchison/MRC talk)

UserJoerg Huelsken, Associate Professor, Debiopharm Chair in Signal Transduction in Oncogenesis, EPFL, Lausanne.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Cambridge Institute for Medical Research.

ClockTuesday 05 July 2016, 11:30-12:30

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

Mechanisms of lymphomagenesis: Developmental origins of a paediatric cancer

Host Dr Simon Pacey

UserDr Suzanne Turner, Department of Pathology.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockTuesday 28 June 2016, 12:00-13:00

MRC LMB Neurobiology Seminars

Mapping higher-order olfactory connectivity using two-photon optogenetics

UserJames M. Jeanne, Department of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School.

HouseMRC LMB: Sanger Seminar Room 3A180.

ClockMonday 20 June 2016, 16:30-17:30

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Reading and Writing Genomes in 3D: The CTCF code and how to hack it

Hosts: Tony Kouzarides & Julie Ahringer

UserErez Lieberman Aiden, Baylor College of Medicine & Rice University, Texas, USA.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 14 June 2016, 11:30-12:30

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Sex chromosomes in development and disease

UserJames Turner (The Francis Crick Institute).

HouseCRUK CI Room 215A.

ClockMonday 13 June 2016, 16:00-17:00

MRC LMB Seminar list

Pathological vs Reversible Amyloid

UserProf. David Eisenberg, Dept. Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California.

HouseMax Perutz Lecture Theatre, Medical Research Council (MRC) (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biol.

ClockFriday 10 June 2016, 11:00-12:00

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

Computational Radiotherapy Symposium, 2016: personalised radiotherapy, or how computers can cure cancer

Organiser: Prof Neil Burnet (jms203@medschl.cam.ac.uk Tel: 01223768433)

UserSpeakers as detailed in Symposium Programme.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 09 June 2016, 12:30-17:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Building integrin adhesions in development and evolution

UserNick Brown Dept. of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 20 May 2016, 13:15-13:55

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

Future of medicines development: capabilities and how industry is evolving and interacting with academia and the NHS

Host: Dr Jean Abraham

UserAndrew Hughes, Professor of Experimental Cancer Medicine,The Christie NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockTuesday 17 May 2016, 12:00-13:00

MRC LMB Neurobiology Seminars

Cell-type tailored efference copy signals in Drosophila

UserDr Lisa Fenk, Laboratory of Integrative Brain Function, Rockefeller University .

HouseMRC LMB: Klug Seminar Room 2A180.

ClockTuesday 17 May 2016, 10:00-11:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Gene-drug interaction screens in cancer

UserSebastian Nijman (Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research Oxford).

HouseCRUK CI Room 215A/B.

ClockMonday 16 May 2016, 16:00-17:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Dissecting mammalian 3D genome architecture with Capture Hi-C

UserStefan Schoenfelder (Fraser lab) Babraham Institute, Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 13 May 2016, 13:15-13:55

Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series

Cognitive control in affective contexts

UserSusanne Schweizer MRC Cognition and Brian Science Unit.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockWednesday 11 May 2016, 12:30-13:30

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Understanding and manipulating cell fate

Hosts: Emma Rawlins & Azim Surani

UserKonrad Hochedlinger, Harvard University, USA.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 10 May 2016, 11:30-12:30

Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience

"Hijacking of NMDA receptor signalling by tumors"

UserProfessor Douglas Hanahan, Swiss Institute for Experimental Cancer Research, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland.

HouseThe Hodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Department of Physiology Development and Neuroscience.

ClockMonday 09 May 2016, 16:30-18:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Division versus differentiation in development and disease

UserAnna Philpott, Dept. of Oncology, University of Cambridge, Hutchison/ MRC Research Centre, Cambridge .

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 06 May 2016, 13:15-13:55

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