3.30–4.30pm 12 May 2017
Professor David Bryant, University of Otago, New Zealand
One of the big challenges for biomathematicians is the design of models which can capture the wide range of evolutionary processes and yet be computationally and...
12–1pm 12 May 2017
Professor Melanie Bahlo, Co-Division Head, Population Health and Immunity Division, The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research. Parkville, VIC
Most of the human morbidity and mortality due to malaria is caused by...
10.30am 12 May 2017
Mother’s Day Raffle to support the JCSMR Oxfam Trailwalker Team: The Curtin Trailblazers
Around the globe, Oxfam works to find practical, innovative ways for people to lift themselves out of poverty and thrive.
1.30–2.30pm 10 May 2017
Dr Rafal Ciosk, The Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research, Basel, Switzerland
6–7 May 2017
The MS 24 Hour Mega Swim is a fun team relay event where teams have a swimmer in the water for the entire 24 hours and compete for laps swum and money raised, in support for people living with multiple sclerosis. It is one of...
12–1pm 5 May 2017
Dr Thijs van Vlijmen, Senior Publishing Editor, Springer-Nature Publishing House
Publishing is a key requirement for any academic’s career progression. In the modern age the number of available journals is staggering (...
10.30–11.30am 3 May 2017
Dr Rippei Hayashi, Institute of Molecular Biotechnology, Vienna, Austria
12–1pm 2 May 2017
PLEASE NOTE - THIS SEMINAR WILL TAKE PACE ON TUESDAY 2 MAY
Dr Clare Slaney, Cancer Immunology Program, Peter McCallum Cancer Center, Melbourne
Chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cell...
12–1pm 1 May 2017
Dr Si Ming Man, The Man Group, JCSMR
The role of pattern-recognition receptors adn the inflammasome in infection and cancer
Dr Fahrettin Haczeyni, ANU Medical School, ANU
Selective activation of PPAR-delta induces...
3.30–4.30pm 27 April 2017
Mr JinSoo Yoon, The Parish Group, JCSMR
12–1pm 26 April 2017
Koula Diamand, The Arkell Group, JCSMR
3.30–4.30pm 13 April 2017
LGR5+ Stem cells in epithelial homeostasis, regeneration and disease of the stomach
Profefssor Nicholas Barker, Research Director, Epithelial Stem Cell Group, Institute of Medical Biology Singapore; Visiting Professor,...
12–1pm 12 April 2017
Speaker: Dr Tonia Woodbury
Dendritic cells (DC) are sentinels of the immune system that uniquely prime naive cells and initiate adaptive immune responses. In human blood there are two main subsets: myeloid DC (mDC) and...
10.30–11.30am 11 April 2017
Pause for Parkinsons in 2017
The next ECR morning tea will support research into Parkinson's Disease through the Pause for Parkinson's initiative set up through the Shake it up Foundation.
if you are not attending,...
12–1pm 7 April 2017
Professor Ian Alexander, Head - Gene Therapy Research Unit, a joint initiative of Children’s Medical Research Institute and The Children’s Hospital at Westmead (CHW), Sydney, NSW
Genetic manipulation of the human...
12–1pm 5 April 2017
Professor Carola Vinuesa, Head, Department of Immunology and Infectious Disease, JCSMR, ANU
12–1pm 3 April 2017
Dr Willie Wu, The Parish Group - Cancer & Vascular Biology, JCSMR, ANU
Lonely Planet: Travel Guide to Sirius CD177
Dr Riccardo Natoli, The Provis Group - Gene expression in the human macula, and The Valter Group...
3.30–4.30pm 31 March 2017
Zhi-Ping Feng, ANU Bioinformatics Consultancy
MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are a set of regulatory RNAs that can inhibit gene expression by binding to a specific location on mRNA, preventing the molecule from being translated. Growing...
12–1pm 31 March 2017
Associate Professor Di Yu, The Yu Group - T-cell Immune Mechanism, Monitoring and Modulation (TIM3), JCSMR, ANU
The sophisticated immune defence mechanisms are essentially orchestrated by T cells. Not only can T cells directly...
12–1pm 29 March 2017
Brigette Boast, The Enders Group - Immunization Genomics