The Research Seminars are held at 1pm on Tuesdays, unless otherwise indicated. The seminars are to be held remotely this year.  

A range of national and international speakers have been invited and will present talks on a wide range of topics as outlined in the schedule below. Precise details will be publicised closer to the scheduled dates.

Seminar Dates

Speaker

Affiliation

Topic

       
       
       

 Oct 13 2020

 Ingrid Tessme

 U. Wuerzburg

 Alkyltransferase-like protein clusters scan DNA rapidly over long distances and recruit Nucleotide Excision Repair to alkyl-DNA lesions   

 Oct 20 2020

 Elsa Logarinho

 i3S/ IBMC Porto

 Inhibition of age-associated genomic instability: emerging strategy to delay cellular senescence and aging

 

 

 

 

 Nov 10 2020

Jordi Solana

Oxford Brooks

 Using single-cell analysis and planarians to study stem cells, their differentiation and their evolution

 Nov 17 2020

 Yukiko Yamashita

 MIT

 Function of junk: satellite DNA in Drosophila spermatogenesis

 Nov 24 2020

Julian Sale

 MRC LMB Cambridge

 Sequences that stall replication

 

 

 

 

 Dec 8 2020

Tom McWilliams

U. Helsinki

Regulation of mammalian mitochondrial destruction by mitophagy

 

 

 

 

 Feb 9 2021

 Titia Sixma

 NKI Amsterdam

 TBD

 

 

 

 

 Mar 2 2021

 Kok-Lung Chan

 U. Sussex

The importance of replication machinery control for mitotic chromosome stability