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NPP Seminar Series:  2015

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Time: 1-2pm on the Wednesday date below (unless otherwise noted)

Location: H.O.Schild Lecture Theatre, G46 Medical Sciences Building (map: http://tinyurl.com/9ugf6gp)

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Please contact our NPP seminar organizer Dr. Stefan Trapp s.trapp@ucl.ac.uk should you wish to suggest or host speakers

Please contact the host should you wish to meet the speaker

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21 January 

Prof Tuck Wah Soong

Associate Professor and HoD, Dept of Physiology

Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore

http://www.med.nus.edu.sg/phys/Members_Faculty_Soong.html

"Alternative splicing and RNA editing modulate Cav1.3 channel function"

Host: Annette Dolphin (a.dolphin@ucl.ac.uk)

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25 February

Dr. Marco Tripodi

MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge Biomedical Campus

http://www2.mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk/group-leaders/t-to-z/marco-tripodi/

"Space and motion: the neurobiology of goal-oriented actions"

Host: Marco Beato (m.beato@ucl.ac.uk)

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11 March

Prof Alun Davies, FRS

Molecular Biosciences Division, School of Biosciences, Cardiff University

http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/biosi/contactsandpeople/stafflist/a-d/davies-alun-prof-overview_new.html

"Wiring up the nervous system: new players from the immune system"

Host: Prof Annette C Dolphin (a.dolphin@ucl.ac.uk)

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25 March

Dr Sam Fountain

University of East Anglia, 

https://www.uea.ac.uk/biological-sciences/people/profile/s-j-fountain

"The ins and outs of P2X receptors for ATP"

Host: Dr Brian King (b.king@ucl.ac.uk)

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20 May

Prof Chris Miller

Brandeis University

http://www.bio.brandeis.edu/faculty/millerC.html

"A weird ion channel for a weird ion: Fluoride resistance in microorganisms"

Host: Professor David Attwell (d.attwell@ucl.ac.uk)

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