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Head of Programme

Professor Adrian Thrasher

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Infection, Immunity, Inflammation and Physiological Medicine
UCL Institute of Child Health
30 Guilford Street
London WC1N 1EH

Infection, Immunity, Inflammation and Physiological Medicine

UCL Institute of Child Health 

Seminar Series

  • Tuesdays  1:00 - 2:00 pm Unless otherwise stated
  • Location: UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH
  • All welcome
  • Post seminar discussions for students 2.00 – 3.00 pm

Summer Term 2015:

Tuesday 14th April

Ms Ruhina Maeshima

MCI, IIIP programme, ICH

“UPGRADE TALK: MYCN silencing as a therapeutics for neuroblastoma using RNA interference’”

Venue: Leolin Price Lecture Theatre

Host: Prof Steve Hart

Tuesday 21st April

NO SEMINAR

Tuesday 28th April

Professor John Anderson

Developmental Biology & Cancer Programme, ICH

Recent Advances in molecular immunotherapy for childhood solid cancers

Venue: Leolin Price Lecture Theatre

Host: Prof Adrian Thrasher

Tuesday 5th May

NO SEMINAR

Tuesday 12th May

Dr Ryan F L O'Shaughnessy

Immunobiology, IIIP

Multiple roles of the kinase AKT1 in epidermal barrier function and skin disease

Venue: Leolin Price Lecture Theatre

Host: Prof Lucy Wedderburn

Tuesday 19th May

Prof Clare Blackburn

MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine, SCRM Building, University of Edinburgh

“Building and rebuilding the thymus: can Foxn1 do it all?”

Venue: Leolin Price Lecture Theatre

Host: Prof Tessa Crompton

Tuesday 26th May

NO SEMINAR

Tuesday 2nd June

Dr Mike Arden-Jones

Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton

Understanding cutaneous immunity”

Venue: Leolin Price Lecture Theatre

Host: Ryan O’Shaughnessy

Tuesday 9th June

TBA

Tuesday 16th June

NO SEMINAR

Tuesday 23rd June

Dr Aubrey Cunnington

Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College

“Understanding immunity to malaria through the dynamics of host-pathogen interaction”

Venue: Leolin Price Lecture Theatre

Host: Dr Claire Booth

Tuesday 30th June

This seminar will include short talks from a number of specialities to highlight “Recent developments in HLH research”

Novel genetic causes of HLH - Claire Murphy (Infection, Inflammation and Rheumatology)

Granule release assays in gene tic and non-genetic HLH - Niharendu Ghara (Dept of Haematology)

Gene therapy for perforin deficiency - Sujal Ghosh (Molecular and Cellular Immunology)

Venue: Leolin Price Lecture Theatre

Host: Dr Claire Booth

Tuesday 7th July

Dr Becca Asquith

Department of Medicine, Imperial College

“title tba”

Venue: Leolin Price Lecture Theatre

Host: Prof Robin Callard

Tuesday 14th July

Dr Pascale Guillot

UCL Institute for Women’s Health

Stem cell therapy for brittle bones

Venue: Leolin Price Lecture Theatre

Host: Prof Adrian Thrasher

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