Wolfson Institute for Biomedical Research


WIBR Seminars 2014-15

Thursday 20th August 2015

'Neuropathological and phenotypic profile of familiar vs. sporadic Alzheimer's disease'

Dr. med. Diego Sepulveda-Falla 
The Institute of Neuropathology Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE) 
Hosts: Dr Imran Haq / Professor David Sattelle

Monday 20th July 2015

'Neural coding underlying tactile navigation' 

Dr Nicholas Sofroniew 
Janelia Research Campus, USA 
Host: Professor William D. Richardson

Friday 26th June 2015

'Memory Enhancement by Targeting Cdk5 Regulation of NR2B'

Dr Florian Plattner 
Department of Psychiatry 
UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas USA
Host: Professor John Hardy

Thursday 18th June 2015

'Molecular regulation of cortical interneuron diversity and plasticity'

Professor Oscar Marin MRC Centre for Developmental Neurobiology 
King's College London 
Host: Dr Nicoletta Kessaris

Thursday 14th May 2015

'Ultra-fast inhibitory transmission and integration' 

Dr Boris Barbour 
ENS Paris Host: Professor Michael Hausser

Thursday 7th May 2015

'Human cerebral cortex development and disease in stem cell systems'

Dr Rick Livesey   
Gurdon Institute, University of Cambridge 
Host: Professor David Sattelle

Thursday 19th March 2015

'Recent progress in understanding the mechanism of frontotemporal lobar degeneration'

Professor Stuart Pickering-Brown
Institute of Brain, Behaviour and Mental Health University of Manchester

Thursday 12th February 2015

'Axonal signalling endosomes: trafficking, sorting and disease'

Professor Giampietro Schiavo 
Neuroscience, Physiology & Pharmacology

20 November 2014

'Post-transcriptional mechanisms coordinating gene expression in developing brain'

Professor Eugene Makeyev
King's College London
MRC Centre for Developmental Neurobiology,