News and Events

Seminar

 2012

Building Abbreviations
BMS (Choh-Ming Li Basic Medical Sciences Building)
LSB (Lady Shaw Building)
MMW (Mong Man Wai Building)
SC (Science Centre)

 

Date Time Venue Speaker Seminar Title Organizer
           
Dec 21 (Fri) 1630 - 1730  SC297  Professor Zhenbiao Yang, Center for Plant Cell Biology, University of California, Riverside, USA  The puzzle-piece pavement cell: A model system for cell and developmental biology  Centre for Cell & Developmental Biology, Cell and Molecular Biology Program 
           
Dec 20 (Thu) 1430 - 1600  SC297  Professor Chuan Xiao, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, The University of Texas, USA  The Magic of Cryo-EM: from Tiny to Gigantic  School of Life Sciences, Biochemistry Program  
           
Dec 18 (Tue) 1100 - 1200  SC 297  Professor Byung-Ho Kang, Professor, Department of Microbiology, University of Florida, USA  3D reconstruction of Arabidopsis secretary organelles using serial section electron tomography  Centre for Cell & Developmental Biology, Cell and Molecular Biology Program 
           
Dec 10 (Mon)  1230 - 1315  SCL4  Professor Frank Uhlmann, Cancer Research UK, London Research Institute, UK  Systems-level control of cell cycle progression  School of Life Sciences 
           
Dec 4 (Tue) 1130 - 1215  LSB_LT5  Professor Ian Gordon Young, Professor of Molecular Bioloy, Cytokine Molecular Biology & Signalling Group, John Curtin School of Medical Research, Canberra, Australia   Cytokine-stimulated differentiation of granulocytes & macrophages: targeting microRNAs in allergic inflammation  School of Life Sciences 
           
Nov 28 (Wed)  1100 - 1200  SC297  Professor David Robinson, Department of Cell Biology, University of Heidelberg, Germany  Research Update on Plant Endomembranes  School of Life Sciences, Centre for Cell & Developmental Biology, Cell & Molecular Biology (CMB) Program 
           
Nov 27 (Tue)  1230 - 1315  SC297  Dr Bei Zhang, China Regional Lead, Monsanto Company, USA   Technological Innovations for Tomorrow's Crops  State Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology (SKL) / Institute of Plant Molecular Biology and Agricultural Biotechnology (IPMBAB) 
           
Nov 26 (Mon)  1230 - 1315 SC L2  Professor Charles Despres, Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Brock University, Canada The Arabidopsis NPR1 Protein Is a Receptor for the Plant Defense Hormone Salicylic Acid  State Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology (SKL) / Institute of Plant Molecular Biology and Agricultural Biotechnology (IPMBAB)
           
Nov 15 (Thu) 1230 - 1315  MMW LT2  Dr Karen Liu, Director of Research and Development, Xero Flor Green Solutions, Canada   Green Roof Technology - Materials, Performance and Design  School of Life Sciences 
           
Nov 12 (Mon) 1600 - 1700 SC 128  Professor Jia-Huai Wang, Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts, USA  What can we learn from combined structural analysis and genome-wide search - Two case studies School of Life Sciences, Biochemistry Program   
           
Nov 12 (Mon)  1430 -1530  BMS_G18  Professor Winslow Russell Briggs, Director Emeritus of Carnegie Institution for Science, Department of Plant Biology; Professor Emeritus of Stanford University, USA  Mind the gap - between guard cells  School of Life Sciences 
           
Oct 30 (Tue) 1230 - 1315  SC L3 Professor Howard P Glauert (Director of Graduate Studies, Graduate Center for Nutritional Sciences, University of Kentucky, USA  Role of Dietary Selenium in Experimental Lung Cancer School of Life Sciences 
           
Oct 24 (Wed) 1100 - 1200  BMS G18  Prof Gerard Evan (Head of Department of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge)  Defining the best targets for effective cancer therapy  School of Life Sciences and School of Biomedical Sciences