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 Tessmer

 U. Wuerzburg

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

 Oct 27 2020

Kumar Somyajit 

U. Copenhagen

Dynamic coupling between metabolic signalling and DNA replication

 

 

 

 

 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 1 2020

 Elsa Logarinho

i3S/ IBMC Porto

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

 Dec 8 2020

Tom McWilliams

U. Helsinki

Regulation of mammalian mitochondrial destruction by mitophagy

 

 

 

 

 Feb 9 2021

 Titia Sixma

 NKI Amsterdam

 TBD

Feb 16 2021

Simona Polo

 IFOM/ FIRC Milan

Ubiquitin HECT E3 ligases: A tale with multiple facets

Feb 23 2021

Mark van Breugel

QMUL

The centriolar CEP164-TTBK2 complex in health and in disease

Mar 2 2021

Kok-Lung Chan

U.Sussex

The importance of replication machinery control for mitotic chromosome stability

 

 

 

 

 Mar 16 2021

 Suliana Manley

 EPFL

 TBD