IPLS Meet-Up March 2022
25 March 2022, 2:00 pm–4:30 pm
The theme of this meet up is: Physics of multicellular systems
2nd Floor Seminar Room (2.30), LMCBMRC BuildingGower StreetLondonWC1E 6BT
At termly IPLS Meet-ups researchers working at the interface of physics and biology at UCL and neighbouring institutions present their work. Meet-ups are a great opportunity to learn about the latest interdisciplinary research.
14:00-14:15 Giulia Paci (Mao Lab)
“Buffering of mechanical forces during pattern formation in animal development”
14:15-14:30 Giulia Celora (Pearce Lab)
“Characterising the biological response to cyclic hypoxia: insights from combining mathematical and in vitro modelling”
14:30-14:45 Auxtine Micalet (Moeendarbary Lab)
“The bio-mechanical signatures of 3D tumouroid models”
15:00-15:15 Windie Hoefs (Tapon and Charras Lab)
“The role of cell-cell junctions and ECM signalling on mechanosensitive protein translocation”
15:15-15:30 Jonas Hartmann (Mayor Lab)
“Charting the Interplay of Cell Shape and Cell Fate with Systems Microscopy”
15:30-15:45 Rhian Walther (Pichaud Lab)
“Mechanical control of polarised cell morphogenesis”
16:00 Drinks Reception (Coffee Room)
Hosts: Guillaume Charras and Yanlan Mao
The meet-up will be hybrid- both in the LMCB Seminar Room and online. Please contact Jas Gill-Thind (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you do not already have the details to join the Zoom meeting.
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