Information

Date:
17th January 2018
Time:
13:00
Duration:
5 hrs
Location:
LMS Seminar Room
2nd floor CWB, Faculty of Medicine
Imperial College London
Hammersmith Hospital Campus
Du Cane Road
London
W12 0NN

Chain-Florey workshop 2018

13:00 Keynote: Understanding the molecular basis of Rett syndrome
Professor Sir Adrian Bird, University of Edinburgh

14:00 TCR-identical CD8+ T-cells can have distinct killing efficacy determined by events beyond the T-cell Receptor 
Dr Julie Glanville, Chain-Florey Lecturer

15:00 Regulation of gene expression by meiotic cohesins 
Dr Jocelyn Walbridge, Chain-Florey Fellow

15:30 The role of polycomb repressive complex 2 in cell signalling and cancer
Dr Ceris Owen, Chain-Florey Fellow

16:00 Panel discussion “Lost in Translation? Should clinicians do basic research? 
Professor Jonathan Weber
Professor Austin Smith
Professor Liz Lightstone
Dr Julia Dickinson
Professor Irene Roberts

Professor Matthew Pickering

News story about the event: https://lms.mrc.ac.uk/driving-medical-science-forward-taking-inspiration-from-the-lms-chain-florey-programme/