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Transmissible cancers in Tasmanian devils

UserElizabeth Murchison, Department of Veterinary Medicine, Cambridge Veterinary School.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology, New Museum Site.

ClockThursday 19 May 2016, 16:00-17:00

The behavioural ecology of bacteria in infection

UserDr. Ashleigh S. Griffin, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, UK.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology, New Museum Site.

ClockThursday 05 May 2016, 16:00-17:00

Raising the whale: defining zoology at Cambridge

UserProf Jim Secord, Department of History and Philosophy of Science.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology, New Museum Site.

ClockThursday 28 April 2016, 16:00-17:00

Spatial homogeneity of seagrass faunal biodiversity

UserPr. Richard S K Barnes, Department of Zoology, Cambridge.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology, New Museum Site.

ClockThursday 21 April 2016, 16:00-17:00

‘Of mice and men -­ and birds, too: how to pack lots of neurons in tiny brains, and why that should matter

UserPr. Suzana Herculano-Houzel, Instituto de Ciencias Biomedicas, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology, New Museum Site.

ClockThursday 25 February 2016, 16:00-17:00

"Transforming an 800 year old University to make it even better"

UserProfessor Jeremy Sanders, Pro-Vice Chancellor of The University of Cambridge.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology, New Museum Site.

ClockThursday 14 January 2016, 16:00-17:00

Haeckel's Embryos: Images, Evolution and Fraud

UserDr. Nick Hopwood - Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology, New Museum Site.

ClockWednesday 20 May 2015, 16:00-17:00

Going for Gold

UserProfessor Tom Welton, Department of Chemistry, Imperial College London.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology, New Museum Site.

ClockFriday 16 January 2015, 14:00-15:00

Gender, Science and Myths of Merit

UserMarlene Zuk (University of Minnesota).

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology, New Museum Site.

ClockWednesday 04 December 2013, 16:00-17:00

Darwin's Ghosts: The Secret History of Evolution

UserRebecca Stott (University of East Anglia, Norwich).

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology, New Museum Site.

ClockThursday 14 November 2013, 16:00-17:00

Studies on the evolutionary and functional morphology of mammalian ear ossicles

UserProf Dr Wolfgang Maier (Chair of Systematic Zoology (emeritus) University of Tübingen).

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology, New Museum Site.

ClockThursday 17 October 2013, 16:00-17:00

The end of taxonomy as we know it?

UserAlfred Vogler (University of East Anglia).

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology, New Museum Site.

ClockThursday 13 June 2013, 16:00-17:00

Fifty Years of Computers, statistics and the Tree of Life

UserAnthony Edwards (University of Cambridge).

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology, New Museum Site.

ClockThursday 23 May 2013, 16:00-17:00

Museums and Science

UserIan Owens (Natural History Museum, London).

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

ClockThursday 16 May 2013, 16:00-17:00

Life, death and resurrection in the Early Carboniferous

UserJenny Clack (Department of Zoology, Cambridge).

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

ClockThursday 02 May 2013, 16:00-17:00

Nature's glass: half-full or half-empty

UserAndrew Balmford (Department of Zoology, Cambridge).

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

ClockThursday 25 April 2013, 16:00-17:00

Open Access: common good or uncommon danger?

UserStephen Curry (Imperial Collge London).

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

ClockThursday 18 April 2013, 16:00-17:00

Mouse deer and Water chevrotain: peculiar artiodactyl mammals of today with a complex evolutionary history

UserDr Gertrud Rössner, Bayerische Staatssammlung für Paläontologie und Geologie Munich, Germany.

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

ClockThursday 13 December 2012, 17:00-18:00

Mouse deer and Water chevrotain: peculiar artiodactyl mammals of today with a complex evolutionary history.

UserDr Gertrud Rössner, Bayerische Staatssammlung für Paläontologie und Geologie Munich, Germany.

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

ClockMonday 10 December 2012, 17:00-18:00

Ephrin and netrin synergy in spinal motor neuron axon guidance

UserDr. Artur Kania, Neural Circuit Development research unit Institut de recherches cliniques de Montréal (IRCM).

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

ClockThursday 08 November 2012, 16:00-17:00

From VB Wigglesworth to H-factors. Lessons from my first 50 years of research

UserPeter A. Lawrence, Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge.

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

ClockThursday 01 November 2012, 16:00-17:00

Microtubule assemblers

UserRob Cross, Centre for Mechanochemical Cell Biology,Warwick Medical School .

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

ClockWednesday 10 October 2012, 14:00-15:00

Coordinating developmental timing with tissue growth

UserDr Alisson Gontijo, Instituto de Neurociencias, CSIC-UMH Unidad de Neurobiología del Desarrollo, Alicante.

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

ClockThursday 31 May 2012, 16:00-17:00

Neurochemical control of aggression - insights from crickets

UserProfessor Paul Stevenson, University of Leipzig, Germany.

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

ClockThursday 17 May 2012, 16:00-17:00

Controlling recombination: from worms to human disease

UserProfessor Simon Boulton, CRUK Clare Hall Laboratories, UK..

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

ClockThursday 10 May 2012, 16:00-17:00

Without a leg to stand on: locomotion in the earliest "land" animals

UserDr Stephanie Pierce, Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge and The Royal Veterinary College, London.

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

ClockThursday 03 May 2012, 16:00-17:00

The physics of bird coloration

UserProfessor Doekele Stavenga, University of Groningen, NL..

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

ClockThursday 26 April 2012, 16:00-17:00

All things bright and beautiful; structural colour in biological systems

UserDr Pete Vukusic, Department of Physics, University of Exeter.

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

ClockThursday 15 March 2012, 16:00-17:00

Potentials and Challenges of Developing Ecosystem-Based Co-management: A Case Study From the Swedish West Coast

UserDr Andrea Morf, University of Gothenburg, and the Swedish Institute for the Marine Environment.

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

ClockThursday 08 March 2012, 16:00-17:00

Strategies to ensure robustness in genome replication

UserProf. Julian Blow, Wellcome Trust Centre for Gene Regulation & Expression, University of Dundee.

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

ClockThursday 01 March 2012, 16:00-17:00

Statistical inference in the fossil record: estimating the divergence time of primates

UserProfessor Simon Tavaré, Department of Oncology University of Cambridge.

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

ClockThursday 23 February 2012, 16:00-17:00

Organogenesis during planarian regeneration

UserDr Jochen Rink, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics.

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

ClockThursday 16 February 2012, 16:00-17:00

The role of mitochondrial DNA in neuronal development and neurodegeneration

UserDr Joseph Bateman, Wolfson Centre for Age-Related Diseases, King's College London.

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

ClockThursday 02 February 2012, 16:00-17:00

Local coordination of cell polarity through cell-cell interactions

UserProfessor David Strutt - MRC Centre for Developmental and Biomedical Genetics, University of Sheffield.

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

ClockThursday 19 January 2012, 16:00-17:00

The molecular and neuronal control of nutrient decisions in Drosophila

UserCarlos Ribeiro, Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown, Lisbon, Portugal.

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

ClockThursday 01 December 2011, 16:00-17:00

Dynamics of mammalian chromosome evolution

UserAurora Ruiz Herrera, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain.

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

ClockThursday 24 November 2011, 16:00-17:00

Nano-scale pathfinders: how kinesins move along the microtubule

UserZeynep Oekten, Institute for Cell Biology, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitat Munchen, Germany.

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

ClockThursday 17 November 2011, 16:00-17:00

NO TEA TALK (Peter Lawrence Symposium)

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseVenue to be confirmed.

ClockThursday 27 October 2011, 00:00-00:00

Genetic basis of group dynamics in Drosophila

UserJoel Levine, Department of Cell & Systems Biology, University of Toronto, Canada.

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

ClockThursday 13 October 2011, 16:00-17:00

Luminal sensing and neuromodulation in the gut: different roles for PYY and NPY

UserHelen Cox, Wolfson Centre for Age-Related Diseases, King's College, London.

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

ClockThursday 06 October 2011, 16:00-17:00

ECTOPIC SEMINAR: Projecto PalNiassa: New fossils from Mozambique

UserRui Castanhinha, Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência, Museu da Lourinhã, Portugal.

HouseBasement Seminar Room, Department of Zoology.

ClockMonday 03 October 2011, 16:00-17:00

ECTOPIC SEMINAR: Regulation and developmental role of the hypoxia response machinery in Drosophila

UserPablo Wappner, Instituto Leloir, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

HouseBasement Seminar Room, Department of Zoology.

ClockFriday 30 September 2011, 11:00-12:00

Electrolyte and water transport by the Drosophila midgut

UserSubrata Tripathi, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, India.

HouseBasement Seminar Room, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 07 July 2011, 16:00-17:00

Trying to make sense of all that nonsense (-mediated mRNA decay)

UserOliver Mühlemann, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Berne, Switzerland.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 09 June 2011, 16:00-17:00

The development and modulation of amphibian motor control systems

UserKeith Sillar, School of Biology, University of St Andrews, Scotland.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 02 June 2011, 16:00-17:00

Genetics and physiology of growth in Drosophila

UserPierre Leopold, Institute of Developmental Biology and Cancer, University of Nice, France.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 26 May 2011, 16:00-17:00

Friends at the ends: a dynamic protein network controls the fate of microtubule tips

UserAnna Akhmanova, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 19 May 2011, 16:00-17:00

Mechanisms of Hedgehog signalling in Drosophila epithelia

UserIsabel Guerrero, Centro de Biologia Molecular Severo Ochoa, Madrid, Spain.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 12 May 2011, 16:00-17:00

From mice to molecules: the genetic basis of adaptation

UserHopi Hoekstra, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, USA.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 05 May 2011, 16:00-17:00

Transient population dynamics: implications for life history, evolution and conservation

UserStuart Townley, School of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics, University of Exeter.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 28 April 2011, 16:00-17:00

foraging: from nature to molecule

UserMarla Sokolowski, University of Toronto, Canada.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 17 March 2011, 16:00-17:00

Neural and mechanical mechanisms of multifunctionality

UserHillel Chiel, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, USA.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 10 March 2011, 16:00-17:00

The origin and evolution of vision

UserDan Nilsson, Lund University, Sweden.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 03 March 2011, 16:00-17:00

Epithelial repair in Drosophila

UserAntonio Jacinto, Instituto de Medicina Molecular, Lisbon, Portugal.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 24 February 2011, 16:00-17:00

The Drosophila intestinal epithelium as an immune barrier: from steady-state to pathology

UserBruno Lemaitre, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 17 February 2011, 16:00-17:00

The evolution of transcriptional regulation

UserDuncan Odom, Cancer Research UK Cambridge Research Institute.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 10 February 2011, 16:00-17:00

mRNA localisation at the neuromuscular junction

UserAlejandra Gardiol, Gurdon Institute, University of Cambridge.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 03 February 2011, 16:00-17:00

Cell competition through growth factor signalling

UserEugenia Piddini, Gurdon Institute, University of Cambridge.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 27 January 2011, 16:00-17:00

Mammalian phylogenomics and evolution: where are we and what is next?

UserFrederic Delsuc, CNRS, Universite Montpellier II, France.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 20 January 2011, 16:00-17:00

Continuous surprises: Live-Cell Imaging reveals that SMG6 and UPF1 inhibit release of nonsense mRNA from the transcription site

UserOliver Mühlemann, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Berne.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 02 December 2010, 16:00-17:00

Molecular neuroendocrinology: how the brain builds its peptidergic sprinkler systems.

UserPaul Taghert, Washington University, St Louis.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 02 December 2010, 12:00-13:00

Control of sexual differentiation and behavior by the doublesex gene in Drosophila melanogaster

UserStephen Goodwin, Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, University of Oxford.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 25 November 2010, 16:00-17:00

Why pain gets worse - the molecular basis of sensitization

UserPeter McNaughton, Department of Pharmacology, University of Cambridge.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 11 November 2010, 16:00-17:00

The evolution and function of jaws: a study in taxonomic, morphological and functional variation

UserEmily Rayfield, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Bristol.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 04 November 2010, 16:00-17:00

Seeing in the dark: Vision and visual behaviour in nocturnal insects

UserEric Warrant, Department of Cell and Organism, University of Lund.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 28 October 2010, 16:00-17:00

Is life impossible? Information, sex and the origin of complex organisms

UserJoel Peck, Department of Biology and Environmental Science, University of Sussex.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 21 October 2010, 16:00-17:00

Potassium channel and Calcium signalling in Drosophila learning

UserJames Hodge, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Bristol.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 07 October 2010, 16:00-17:00

Homeostatic growth in the Drosophila intestine

UserBruce Edgar, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 16 September 2010, 16:00-17:00

p38 SAPK signaling protects the Drosophila larval hindgut against chronic stress

UserHugo Stocker, Institute of Molecular Systems Biology, ETH Zurich.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 03 June 2010, 16:00-17:00

Specification of muscle identity in Drosophila

UserLaurence Dubois, Centre de Biologie du Développement, Toulouse.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 27 May 2010, 16:00-17:00

From genes to shape: notions from the study of the Drosophila tracheal system

UserJordi Casanova, Institute for Research in Biomedicine, Barcelona.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 20 May 2010, 16:00-17:00

The Allure of the Centipede

UserMichael Akam, Department of Zoology, Cambridge.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 13 May 2010, 16:00-17:00

How and why desert ants learn habitual routes

UserMatthew Collett, University of Exeter.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 06 May 2010, 16:00-17:00

CANCELLED

UserOlivier Hyrien, Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 29 April 2010, 00:00-00:00

Social cognition: lessons from corvids and children

see also http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y_MnwNyX0Ds

UserNicky Clayton, University of Cambridge.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 25 February 2010, 16:00-17:00

Fifty Years of Wild Chimpanzee Tool Use: Where Do We Stand?

UserBill McGrew, Leverhulme Centre for Human Evolutionary Studies, Cambridge.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 18 February 2010, 16:00-17:00

The Cognitive Architecture of a Mini Brain: Lessons from Honeybees

UserMartin Giurfa, Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 11 February 2010, 16:00-17:00

Taking shape; how Drosophila renal tubules find their way

UserHelen Skaer, Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 04 February 2010, 16:00-17:00

The developmental origins of type 2 diabetes and the metabolic syndrome

UserSusan Ozanne, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, University of Cambridge.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 21 January 2010, 16:00-17:00

Mycobacterial disease in Drosophila: old signals, new biology

UserMarc Dionne, Centre for Molecular and Cellular Biology of Inflammation, King's College London.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 14 January 2010, 16:00-17:00

The evolutionary biomechanics of dinosaur locomotion

UserJohn Hutchinson, Royal Veterinary College, Univ London.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 03 December 2009, 16:00-17:00

Actin, pseudopods, and chemotaxis - cell biological and computational modelling approaches to cellular navigation

UserRobert Insall, Beatson Institute for Cancer Research, Glasgow.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 26 November 2009, 16:00-17:00

Does morality need religion? A selectionist approach

UserRobert Hinde, University of Cambridge.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 19 November 2009, 16:00-17:00

Smart foot sweat: two phasic foot pad secretion prevents slipping

UserChris Clemente, University of Cambridge.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 12 November 2009, 16:00-17:00

Comparative analysis of the evolutionary development of brain size in mammals

UserIsabella Capellini, University of Durham.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 05 November 2009, 16:00-17:00

Life in rotten places: how O2 and CO2 sensing alter foraging in a worm

UserMario DeBono, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 29 October 2009, 16:00-17:00

Physics, development, and evolution of avian structural colors

UserRichard Prum, Yale University.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 22 October 2009, 16:00-17:00

The Evolution of Creationism

(NOTE TUES NOT THURS) see also http://ncseweb.org/about

UserEugenie Scott, National Center for Science Education USA.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockTuesday 20 October 2009, 16:00-17:00

Conflict and cooperation in social birds

UserAndy Radford, University of Bristol.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 15 October 2009, 16:00-17:00

Phylodynamics of HIV-1 infection and escape from neutralizing antibodies

UserSimon Frost, Dept Veterinary Medicine, Univ Cambridge.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 08 October 2009, 16:00-17:00

Synchronization of the Drosophila circadian clock by daily light and temperature fluctuations

UserRalf Stanewsky, Queen Mary College, University of London.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 04 June 2009, 16:00-17:00

Ecomorphological diversification and origins of major clades in early mammal evolution

UserZhe-Xi Luo, Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 28 May 2009, 16:00-17:00

Studies of wound healing and inflammation in flies

UserPaul Martin, University of Bristol.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 21 May 2009, 16:00-17:00

The Evolution of Human Languages

UserMark Pagel, University of Reading.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 14 May 2009, 16:00-17:00

Role of the human origin recognition complex ORC in DNA replication

UserAloys Schepers, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Munich.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 07 May 2009, 16:00-17:00

How can lead poisoning of California Condors be prevented?

UserRhys Green, University of Cambridge.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 23 April 2009, 16:00-17:00

Dendrite development - insights from insects

UserDarren Williams, Kings College London.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 05 March 2009, 16:00-17:00

Control of microtubule length by depolymerizing kinesins

UserJoe Howard, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 26 February 2009, 16:00-17:00

Olfactory specialist D. sechellia avoids costly appetitive learning

UserTeun Dekker, SLU Alnarp, Sweden.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 19 February 2009, 16:00-17:00

CANCELLED due to inclement weather

UserAndy Radford, Univ Bristol.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 05 February 2009, 16:00-17:00

The mammalian middle ear: development, evolution and hearing defects

UserAbigail Tucker, Kings College London.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 29 January 2009, 16:00-17:00

Sex ratios and rarity in birds: an unhappy balance?

UserPaul Donald, Royal Society for the Protection of Birds.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 04 December 2008, 16:00-17:00

Causes and consequences of avian personality differences

UserKees van Oers, Netherlands Institute of Ecology.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 20 November 2008, 16:00-17:00

Macroecology of the oceans

UserSimon Jennings, CEFAS Lowestoft.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 13 November 2008, 16:00-17:00

West Indian mammal extinctions: how much do we know?

UserSam Turvey, Institute of Zoology London.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 06 November 2008, 16:00-17:00

Segregation of cell fate in C. elegans embryos

UserCarrie Cowan, IMP Vienna.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 30 October 2008, 16:00-17:00

Diversification of the Toxicofera reptile venom system

UserBrian Fry, University of Melbourne.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 16 October 2008, 16:00-17:00

Alien movements across space and time: non-randomness in bird introductions

UserTim Blackburn, Institute of Zoology London.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 09 October 2008, 16:00-17:00

Evo-Devo and 'Typological Thinking': An Exculpation

UserTim Lewens, University of Cambridge.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 12 June 2008, 16:00-17:00

Fossils and phylogeny: a waste of time?

UserMatthew Wills, University of Bath.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 05 June 2008, 16:00-17:00

What comes next in biological microscopy?

UserBrad Amos, MRC Molecular Biology Cambridge.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 29 May 2008, 16:00-17:00

Sexual dimorphism, life history, and social structure in early hominin species

UserCharlie Lockwood, University College London.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 15 May 2008, 16:00-17:00

Timing the end of neural proliferation in Drosophila

UserAlex Gould, National Institute for Medical Research London.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 08 May 2008, 16:00-17:00

Genetic control of tissue growth and form in Drosophila

UserBarry Thompson, Cancer Research UK.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 24 April 2008, 16:00-17:00

Ecosystem decay in Amazonian forest fragments

UserBill Laurance, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 20 March 2008, 16:00-17:00

Macrophage migration and chemotaxis in Drosophila embryos

UserWill Wood, University of Bath.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 13 March 2008, 16:00-17:00

mRNA quality control: How do cells recognize and degrade aberrant mRNAs?

UserElisa Izaurralde, Max Planck Inst Developmental Biology, Tuebingen.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 06 March 2008, 16:00-17:00

The Mammoth's Tale: Evolution and Extinction in the Ice Age

UserAdrian Lister, Natural History Museum London.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 28 February 2008, 16:00-17:00

Patterning the fish inner ear: development and evolution

UserTanya Whitfield, University of Sheffield.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 21 February 2008, 16:00-17:00

How do insects generate fast and powerful movements?

UserMalcolm Burrows, University of Cambridge.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 14 February 2008, 16:00-17:00

The early evolutionary history of amniote vertebrates: new insights, new fossils.

UserJohannes Müller, Humboldt University Berlin.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 07 February 2008, 16:00-17:00

Heliconius colour patterns: from gene expression to speciation ecology

UserChris Jiggins, University of Cambridge.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 24 January 2008, 16:00-17:00

CANCELLED

UserTim Blackburn, Institute of Zoology London/Cambridge.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 17 January 2008, 16:00-17:00

Phylogeography reveals South Africa's hidden vertebrate diversity

UserPaulette Bloomer, University of Pretoria, South Africa.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockWednesday 05 December 2007, 13:00-14:00

Spatial Neutral Theory, biodiversity, and coexistence

UserStephen Cornell, University of Leeds.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 29 November 2007, 16:00-17:00

Development and evolution of the brain: insights from insects

UserHeinrich Reichert, University of Basel.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 15 November 2007, 12:00-13:00

Baboon Metaphysics

Note unusual day

UserDorothy Cheney, University of Pennsylvania.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockTuesday 06 November 2007, 17:00-18:00

The race to prevent the extinction of South Asian vultures

UserRhys Green, University of Cambridge.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 25 October 2007, 16:00-17:00

The evolution of life history strategies: individuals, populations, species

UserOliver Krueger, University of Cambridge.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockThursday 11 October 2007, 16:00-17:00

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