All Seminars are held in the Gavin De Beer Lecture Theatre, Anatomy Building, Thursday 1-2pm
2 Oct 11.00am: SPECIAL SEMINAR - Dr Sudipto Roy, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IMCB)
2 Oct: Helena (Wilson lab) /Maria Maiaru (Geranton lab)
16 Oct: Tom Wyatt (Charras lab) (Oates lab)
30 Oct: Harold Burgess - Title TBC (Host: Prof Steve Wilson)
31 Oct: SPECIAL SEMINAR - Sophie Jarriault (IGBMC) – Title TBC (Host: Dr Richard Poole)
6 Nov: Aude Marzo (Salinas lab)/ Maite Ogueta (Stanewsky lab)
13 Nov: (Paluch lab)/ Robert Bentham (Szabadkai lab)
27 Nov: Irene (Stern lab)/Cristina Benito(Jessen lab)
11 Dec: Marcus Ghosh (Rihel lab)/ (Chubbs lab)
Wellcome PhD Students: Final Year Talks
Thursday 25 September
Room 249, 2nd Floor, Medical Sciences Building, Gower Street
12.30pm: Scott Curran: “Annealing: the changing role of junctional actomyosin in epithelial cell packing during tissue development”
12.55pm: Kristina Tubby: “The development of the avian auditory hindbrain”
1.20pm: Miguel Tillo: “Signals controlling neuronal migration in the embryonic hindbrain”
1.45pm: Alex Sinclair-Wilson: “Olig2 and regulation of neural stem cell fate”
2.10pm: Elena Scarpa: “Cadherin-Dependent Rac1 Polarity acquired during Epithelial to Mesenchymal Transition triggers Contact inhibition of Locomotion”
Co-PI and Lab Manager
Centre for Cell and Molecular Dynamics
Department of Cell and Developmental Biology
University College London
Senior Research Scientist, UCL, Department of Cell and Developmental
Biology (2001 - Present)
Research Scientist, Otogene, Tuebingen, Germany (2000 - 2001)
Research Biologist, UCSF, San Francisco, CA, USA (1998 - 1999)
Postdoctoral Fellow, IGBMC, Strasbourg, France (1995 - 1998)
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Freiburg, Germany (1993 - 1994)
PhD, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA (1993)
Tamai TK, Young LC, Cox CA and Whitmore D (2012)
Light acts on the zebrafish circadian clock to suppress rhythmic mitosis and cell proliferation.
J Biol Rhythms 27: 226-236 (PDF).
Tamai TK, Young LC and Whitmore D (2007)
Light signaling to the zebrafish circadian clock by Cryptochrome 1a.
Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 104: 2757-2765 (PDF).
Carr AJ, Tamai TK, Young LC, Ferrer V, Dekens MP and Whitmore D
Light reaches the very heart of the zebrafish clock.
Chronobiol Int 23: 91-100.
Tamai TK, Carr AJ and Whitmore D (2005)
Zebrafish circadian clocks: cells that see light.
Biochem Soc Trans 33: 962-966.
Tamai TK, Vardhanabhuti V, Arthur S, Foulkes NS and Whitmore D
Flies and fish: birds of a feather.
J Neuroendocrinol 15: 344-349.
Tamai KT, Monaco L, Nantel F, Zazopoulos E and Sassone-Corsi P
Coupling signalling pathways to transcriptional control: nuclear factors responsive to cAMP.
Recent Prog Horm Res 52: 121-139.
Tamai KT, Monaco L, Alastalo TP, Lalli E, Parvinen M and
Sassone-Corsi P (1996)
Hormonal and developmental regulation of DAX-1 expression in Sertoli cells.
Mol Endocrinol 10: 1561-1569.
Ikeda Y, Swain A, Weber TJ, Hentges KE, Zanaria E, Lalli E, Tamai
KT, Sassone-Corsi P, Lovell-Badge R, Camerino G and Parker KL
Steroidogenic factor 1 and Dax-1 colocalize in multiple cell lineages: potential links in endocrine development.
Mol Endocrinol 10: 1261-1272.
Tamai KT, Liu X, Silar P, Sosinowski T and Thiele DJ
Heat shock transcription factor activates yeast metallothionein gene expression in response to heat and glucose starvation via distinct signalling pathways.
Mol Cell Biol 14: 8155-8165.
Knight SA, Tamai KT, Kosman DJ and Thiele DJ
Identification and analysis of a Saccharomyces cerevisiae copper homeostasis gene encoding a homeodomain protein.
Mol Cell Biol 14: 7792-7804.
Tamai KT, Gralla EB, Ellerby LM, Valentine JS and Thiele DJ
Yeast and mammalian metallothioneins functionally substitute for yeast copper-zinc superoxide dismutase.
Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 90: 8013-8017.
Dohrmann PR, Butler G, Tamai K, Dorland S, Greene JR, Thiele DJ
and Stillman DJ (1992)
Parallel pathways of gene regulation: homologous regulators SWI5 and ACE2 differentially control transcription of HO and chitinase.
Genes Dev 6: 93-104.
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