5.30–6.15pm 28 August 2017
The World Health Organization estimated that the number of people with diabetes globally was 442 million in 2014. In Australia, it is the most common cause of renal failure, of blindness in working age adults, and of non-...
12–1pm 25 August 2017
Please note - this seminar has been been cancelled due to illness and will be rescheduled.
Brandon Wainwright is Professor and Director of the Institute for Molecular Bioscience (IMB) at the University of Queensland. The...
12–1pm 18 August 2017
Professor Jane Visvader, The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Melbourne, VIC
Breast tumours exhibit enormous heterogeneity at the histological and molecular levels and furthermore can manifest differently...
10.30–11.30am 16 August 2017
As medical researchers develop new assays that can lead to the emergence of breakthrough medicines, they must be able to swiftly access and use the compounds needed for development. Compounds Australia, located at...
3.30–4.30pm 11 August 2017
Dr Sarah Hulme, The Billups Group, The Eccles Institute of Neuroscience, JCSMR, ANU
12–1pm 11 August 2017
Professor Sean Grimmond, Director & The Bertalli Chair in Cancer Medicine, University of Melbourne Centre for Cancer Research, Melbourne, VIC
It is now well established that a cancer’s mutational burden drives tumour...
4.30–6.30pm 10 August 2017
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12–1pm 9 August 2017
Associate Professor Anselm Enders, The Enders Group, JCSMR
Novel mouse models for human primary immunodeficiencies
Dr Katrina Randall, ACT Health and JCSMR
Affinity maturation in Primurus VavBcl2 transgenic...
3.30–4.30pm 4 August 2017
Professor Veronica Egger, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
The vertebrate olfactory bulb processes olfactory stimuli within a two-stage network, the first located within the glomerular input layer and the second...
12–1pm 4 August 2017
Professor Sally Dunwoodie, Head, Embryology Laboratory, Victor Chang Cardiac Research institute, Sydney, NSW
Birth defects are present in 3-6% of live born babies and in greater numbers in those that die during gestation....
3.30–4.30pm 3 August 2017
Dr Tanya Soboleva, The Tremethick Group, Department of Genome Sciences, JCSMR
12–1pm 2 August 2017
Ms Anukriti Mathur, The Man Group, JCSMR - PhD commencement Presentation
Molecular mechanisms of Inflammasome activation and regulation
Mr Aidan O'Brien, The Burgio Group, JCSMR - PhD commencement...
8am 1 August – 8pm 4 August 2017
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CHARM is the premier conference for the communication and translation of health related research practice in the ACT.
The conference showcases health and medical research from across the region...
5.30–6.15pm 31 July 2017
Professor Ingrid E Scheffer, University of Melbourne, Austin Health and Royal Children’s Hospital, and Florey Institute, Melbourne, VIC
The genetic revolution is transforming human disease. The idea that finding the...
3.30–4.30pm 28 July 2017
Ben Hayes, The University of Queensland, QLD
12–1pm 28 July 2017
Professor Glenda Halliday, Professor of Neuroscience, NHMRC Senior Principal Research Fellow, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW
Many believe that the assessment of post-mortem brain tissue from people with...
2.30–3.30pm 26 July 2017
Investigating the immune context of human cancer
Associate Professor Paul Neeson, Human Immunology Translational Research Laboratory, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Tools for Quantitative Pathology
12–1pm 26 July 2017
Dr Melisa Gorosito Serran, The Vinuesa Group, JCSMR
26 July 2017
This week, JCSMR will host the ACT Finals of the Australian Brain Bee Challenge -
The Australian Brain Bee Challenge (ABBC) is a competition for high school students in year 10 to learn about the brain and its functions, learn...
12–1pm 21 July 2017
Dr Kaylene Young, Menzies Institute for Medical Research, TAS
Oligodendrocyte progenitor cells (OPCs) remain as immature cells in the mature brain, where they continue to divide and generate new oligodendrocytes throughout...