The Research Seminars are held at 1pm on Tuesdays in the lecture theatre in the Institute of Lifecourse and Society (ILAS), Dangan (unless otherwise indicated).
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.  Previous Seminar Speakers are found here.

Seminar Dates

Speaker

Topic

 

 

 

18 Sept 2018
Host SL
1pm ILAS

Stefan Marciniak
Cambridge University

 The role of endoplasmic reticulum microviscosity in alpha1-antitrypsin deficiency

25 Sept 2018
Host BM
1pm ILAS

Pavel Baranov
UCC

Genetic decoding diversity: from single genes to the entire genetic codes

1 Oct 2018
Host NL/ TR
4pm ILAS (NB: time/day)

Hans-Dieter Volk
Charité/ Berlin Centre for Regenerative Therapies

 Impact of immunoaging on regenerative processes

23 Oct 2018
Host BM
1pm ILAS

Gernot Längst
University of Regensburg

Targeting non-coding RNA to chromatin by triple helix formation

30 Oct 2018
Host AS
1pm ILAS

Jean-Ehrland Ricci
University of Nice

Deciphering the link between metabolism and anti-cancer immunosurveillance

6 Nov 2018
Host SL
1pm ILAS

Leonie Young
RCSI

tbd

13 Nov 2018
Host NL
1pm ILAS

Patrick Harrison
UCC

Towards therapeutic gene editing for cystic fibrosis

27 Nov 2018
Host DM
1pm ILAS

Mani Ramaswami
TCD

tbd

     

22 Jan 2019
Host NL
1pm ILAS

Andrea Brand
Gurdon Inst./ University of Cambridge

Time to wake up: regulation of neural stem cell quiescence and reactivation

 

   

12 Feb 2019
Host ED
1pm ILAS

Geert Kops
Hubrecht Institute/ UMC Utrecht

Expanding views of kinetochores and chromosome segregation

 

   

26 Feb 2019
Host SR
1pm ILAS

Mikko Taipale
University of Toronto

Systematic phenotyping of pathogenic disease variants

5 Mar 2019
Host AS
1pm ILAS

Javier Martinez
MFPL/ Medical University of Vienna

The endless search for novel RNA processing factors in human cells

12 Mar 2019
Host NL
1pm ILAS

Tomás Ryan
TCD

 Information storage in memory engrams

19 Mar 2019
Host CS
1pm ILAS

David Shore
University of Geneva

Replication fork barrier tolerance mechanisms in budding yeast

26 Mar 2019
Host CS
1pm ILAS

Vincenzo Costanzo
IFOM

Understanding the role of essential DNA repair proteins in vertebrates