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




17 Sept 2019
Host DM

Colm O Dushlaine
Regeneron Genetics, New York

 Large-scale genomics as an aide to drug discovery


1 Oct 2019
Host AG
1pm MY243

Veit Goder
University of Seville

Protein quality control in the endoplasmic reticulum


2 Oct 2019
Host ES
12:00 BMS
Seminar Room

Karen Keeshan
Leukaemia Research Centre Glasgow

Therapeutic approaches in acute myeloid leukaemia

29 Oct 2019
Host AS
1pm MY243

Vivek Malhotra
Centre for Genomic Regulation, Barcelona

 Collagen secretion in health, cylindromas, fibrosis and other collagenopathies

5 Nov 2019
Host DM
1pm ILAS

Rick Livesey
University College London

 Deciphering dementia with human stem cell systems

 12 Nov 2019
Host CM
1pm ILAS

Francis Barr
University of Oxford


15 Nov 2019
Host NL
12 noon ILAS

Ross Chapman
Oxford University


19 Nov 2019
Host BL
1pm ILAS

Lesley Jones
Cardiff University


26 Nov 2019
Host DM
1pm ILAS

 Derek Blake
Cardiff University 












 14 Jan 2020
Host BL
1pm ILAS

 Philippe Pasero
IGH, University of Montpellier

 Spontaneous replication stress as a source of genomic instability and inflammation in cancer

 21 Jan 2020
Host CS
1pm ILAS 

 Stefan Knapp
University of Frankfurt

 Selective targeting of kinase catalytic and scaffolding function






24 Mar 2020
Host NL
1pm ILAS

Ian Chambers
University of Edinburgh

 Transcription factor function in pluripotent and primordial germ cells