CCRCB Seminar Programme 2011-2012

Date: Monday 2 July 2012

Seminar Speaker: Professor Modesto Orozco,

IRB Barcelona

Title of Lecture: "Dynamic Simulations of Proteins in the Postgenomic Era"

 

Date: Tuesday 12 June 2012

Seminar Speaker: Professor James O'Donnell,

Consultant Haematologist, St James's Hospital Dublin,

Director, Haemostasis Research Group, Trinity College Dublin

Title of Lecture: "Cross-Talk Between Malignancy and Coagulation Serine Proteases - Novel Therapeutic Opportunities"

 

Date: Thursday 31 May 2012

Seminar Speaker: Professor Richard Kennedy,

Centre for Cancer Research and Cell Biology, Queen's University Belfast

Title of Lecture: "The Development of Biomarkers for Personalised Medicine"

 

Date: Thursday 17 May 2012

Seminar Speaker: Professor Kevin Prise,

Centre for Cancer Research and Cell Biology, Queen's University Belfast

Title of Lecture: "Development of New Biological-Based Models for Advanced Radiotherapies"

 

Date: Thursday 10 May 2012

Seminar Speaker: Dr Lawrence Banks,

International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Italy

Title of Lecture: "Human Papillomaviruses: From Infection to Cancer"

 

Date: Thursday 3 May 2012

Seminar Speaker: Professor Nicola Perrotti,

University of Catanzaro Italy

Title of Lecture: "SGK1 in Metabolic Syndrome and Cancer"

 

Date: Thursday 26 April 2012

Seminar Speaker: Dr Patrice Codogno,

University of Paris

Title of Lecture: "Autophagy: Self-Eating is Good For You"

 

Date: Thursday 29 March 2012

Seminar Speaker: Dr Nick Orr,

Institute of Cancer Research London

Title of Lecture: "Genetic Susceptibility to Breast Cancer"

 

Date: Thursday 22 March 2012

Seminar Speaker: Professor Guido Hildebrandt,

University of Rostock

Title of Lecture: "Modulation of Inflammatory Responses by Ionizing Radiation"

 

Date: Thursday 15 March 2012

Seminar Speaker: Dr Eric Miska,

The Gurdon Institute, University of Cambridge

Title of Lecture: "Small RNAs: From Genome Maintenance to Innate Immunity"

 

Date: Tuesday, 28 February 2012

Seminar Speaker: Dr Lukas Kenner,

Ludwig Boltzman Institute for Cancer Research, Medical University Vienna

Title of Lecture: "News from Stat3 in Prostate Cancer and AP-1 in NPM-ALK Associated Lymphomagenesis"

 

Date: Thursday, 9 February 2012

Seminar Speaker: Professor Carlos Caldas,

Cancer Research UK, Cambridge Research Institute

Title of Lecture: "Genomics of Breast Cancer - What Have We Learned?"

 

Date: Wednesday, 1 February 2012

Seminar Speaker: Professor Marco Durante,

Biophysics Division at the GSI (Germany)

Title of Lecture: "Translational Research in Charged Particle Radiobiology"

 

Date: Thursday, 26 January 2012

Seminar Speaker: Professor Norman J Maitland,

University of York

Title of Lecture: "Prostate Cancer Stem Cells: A Source of Novel Therapeutic Targets"

 

Date: Thursday, 19 January 2012

Seminar Speaker: Dr Kai Rothkamm,

Health Protection Agency (HPA), UK

Title of Lecture: "DNA and Chromosome Damage as Biomarkers for Radiation Exposure and Effect"

 

Date: Friday, 13 January 2012

Seminar Speaker: Professor Kum Kum Khanna,

Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia

Title of Lecture: "Defective DNA Damage Repair as a Cause and Cure for Cancer"

 

Date: Thursday, 15 December 2011

Seminar Speaker: Dr David Waugh,

CCRCB, Queen's University Belfast

Title of Lecture: "All Roads (Cancer Pathways) Lead to IL-8"

 

Date: Thursday, 8 December 2011

Seminar Speaker: Dr Peter Bond,

University of Cambridge

Title of Lecture: "Multiscale Simulation Approaches to Biomolecular Assembly"

 

Date: Wednesday, 7 December 2011

Seminar Speaker: Dr Tim Wilson,

Jeff Settleman's Group in Genentech, San Francisco

Title of Lecture: "Non-Mutational RTK Activation - Implications for Therapeutic Development and Resistance to Anti-Cancer Kinase Inhibitors" 

 

Date: Thursday, 1 December 2011

Seminar Speaker: Professor Andy Hall,

University of Newcastle

Title of Lecture: "'Darwinian Fitness' in Acute Leukaemia"

 

Date: Thursday, 24 November 2011

Seminar Speaker: Dr Roger Barraclough,

University of Liverpool

Title of Lecture: "Proteins Associated with Cancer Metastasis"

 

Date: Thursday, 17 November 2011

Seminar Speaker: Professor Mark Sansom,

University of Oxford

Title of Lecture: "Protein/Lipid Interactions in Membranes via Multiscale Simulations"

 

Date: Thursday, 27 October 2011

Seminar Speaker: Professor David Neal,

University of Cambridge

Title of Lecture: "Recent discoveries about androgen receptor function in prostate cancer"

 

Date: Tuesday, 25 October 2011

Seminar Speaker: Dr Mickey Williams,

Director, Molecular Characterization and Clinical Assay Development Laboratory, SAIC-Frederick, Inc. Washington

Title of Lecture: “Molecular Characterization and Clinical Assay Development in Lymphoma and other cancers”

 

Date: Thursday, 20 October 2011

Seminar Speaker: Professor Steve Jackson,

The Gurdon Institute, University of Cambridge

Title of Lecture: "Cellular responses to DNA damage: From molecular insights to new approaches for cancer therapy"

 

Date: Thursday, 13 October 2011

Seminar Speaker: Dr Sam Bunting,

National Cancer Institute

Title of Lecture: "DNA repair pathway choice and the origin of cancer"