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2017-18 Spring Seminar Series - Friday 4:00pm

Seminars are held in LT-C unless otherwise noted

 

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February 02, 2018   Epigenetic and Transcriptional Control of Skeletal Muscle Regeneration and Metabolism
Prof. Thomas Braun, Director, Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research; Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Giessen
February 09, 2018   Biogenesis and Activities of Plant Micro-RNA – the “Where” and “How”
Prof. Xuemei Chen, Distinguished Professor of Plant Cell and Molecular Biology, University of California at Riverside
February 23, 2018   Structure and mechanism of TMEM16A Calcium-activated Chloride Channel <Video>
Seminar Notice
Dr. Shangyu DANG, University of California San Francisco
March 02, 2018   Reserve Stem Cell and Drug-resistant Cancer Stem Cells
Prof. Linheng Li, Stowers Institute for Medical Research, U.S.A.
March 09, 2018   Relevance of polyunsaturated fatty acids and oxylipins generated in biochemical science
Dr. Jetty Chung-Yung LEE, The University of Hong Kong, School Biological Sciences.
March 16, 2018   Policing secretion: regulating protein export from the endoplasmic reticulum
Prof. Liz MILLER, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK
March 23, 2018 Exploration of chromatin structure at molecular resolution in situ
Dr. Lu GAN, Centre for BioImaging Sciences and Dept. of Biol. Sciences, National University of Singapore
March 30, 2018   Easter Holiday
April 06, 2018   Mammalian expanded potential stem cells, a new type of stem cell with totipotency features
Prof. Pentao LIU, The University of Hong Kong, School of Biomedical Sciences, Stem cell and Regenerative Medicine Consortium
April 13 2018   Understanding biological effects of nanomaterials in vivo: role of exposure route and surface stabilizers
Prof. Wing-Hin Kevin KWOK, Department of Applied Biology & Chemical Technology, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
April 20, 2018   Whole-brain imaging of sensory processing in larval zebrafish
Dr. Ethan SCOTT, School of Biomedical Sciences, The University of Queensland
April 27, 2018 Transcriptional coordination of carbon/nitrogen metabolism in cyanobacteria
Prof. Congzhao ZHOU, University of Science and Technology of China
May 04, 2018 Regulation of protein turnover by novel methyltransferases in the skeletal muscle
Prof. Shihuan KUANG, Professor and Showalter Faculty Scholar, Purdue University
May 11, 2018   How Cryptochromes Work in Plants – From Photochemistry to Proteomics
Prof. Chentao LIN, Professor of Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology, University of California at Los Angeles
Venue: LT-D
May 18, 2018   Developmental spatial transcriptome reveals lineage segregation of three germ layers in mouse gastrula
Prof. Naihe JING, Shanghai Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Venue: LT-D
May 25, 2018   Development of optical imaging methods to go deeper, finer and faster in living brain
Dr. Kai WANG, Insitute of Neuroscience, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Venue: LT-D
June 01, 2018   Combination of RNA-Seq and high-throughput genetic screening identify novel cell fate determining genes in both Drosophila and mouse
Prof. Zhiyong LIU, Principal Investigator Institute of Neuroscience Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Venue: LT-D
June 08, 2018   Innate Cellular Defense against Intracellular Virus Infection
Prof. Joo-Yeon Yoo Professor, Department of Life Sciences Director,
Organelle Network Research Center Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)
Venue: LT-D
July 13, 2018   Synaptic Stability, Memory and Membrane Fluidity: a Paradox?
Prof Antonie TRILLER, Institute of Biology of Ecole Normale Supérieure (IBENS), Paris Science et Lettre (PSL) University
Venue: LT-E
July 20, 2018   MicroDNAs, ORC and ASF1a: Stories about Genome Instability
Seminar Notice
Prof. Anindya Dutta Harry F Byrd Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, University of Virginia
Venue: LT-K
July 27, 2018   Reconstituting Chromosome Replication
Seminar Notice
Dr. John DIFFLEY, Associate Research Director, The Francis Crick Institute, UK
Venue: LT-J
August 10, 2018   Gut microbial dysbiosis and GI carcinogenesis: basic and translational
Prof. Jun YU, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, State Key Laboratory of Digestive Disease, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Venu: LT-J
August 24, 2018   Mechanisms and regulation of the APC/C ubiquitin ligase during the cell cycle.
Prof Hiro YAMANO, UCL Cancer Institute, University College London, UK
Venue: LT-J
August 31, 2018   The mechanism converting a transient Ca2+-signaling into persistent biochemical signaling during LTP
Prof. Yasunori Hayashi, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
Venue: LT-J


Other Events

04.09.2018
Genomic Analysis of Neurodegenerative Disorders
Speaker: Prof John Hardy, Professor of Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, University College London
Date : 4 Sep 2018 (Tuesday)
Time : 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Venue : IAS Lecture Theater, Lo Ka Chung Building, Lee Shau Kee Campus, HKUST

05.07.2018
Regulation of Neural Stem Cell Homeostasis
Prof Hongyan WANG
Associate Professor, Department of Physiology, National University of Singapore
Time: 2:00 pm
Venue: Lecture Theater C

23.06.2018
The Hong Kong Inter-University Postgraduate Symposium in Biochemical Sciences 2018
Lee Wing Tat Lecture Theater (LT-D) Academic Biulding
Registration website

19.06.2018
Regulation of Red Cell Production: Development of Novel Therapies for Anemias
Prof. Harvey F Lodish
Cheung On Tak Lecture Theater (LT-E)
Time: 2:00 - 3:30 pm
IAS Distinguished Lecture

07.05.2018
Real-time Tracking of Ion Channels Shows Anomalous Diffusion and Compartmentalization on the Surface of Mammalian Cells
Speaker: Prof. Diego Krapf
Assoicate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Biomedical Engineering, Colorado State University
Time: 4:00 pm
Venue : Lecture Theater E

20.04.2018
Growth Control by Hippo Signaling
Dr. Zhi-Chun Lai
Pennsylvania State University
Time : 3:00 p.m.
Venue : Lecture Theater E (Lift 25/26)

16.04.2018
Viral Treatment of Acute Microbial Infections via Immunophage Synergy
Prof. Joshua S Weitz
Professor of Biological Sciences, Physics, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
Time : 4:30 - 6:00 pm
Venue : Chow Tak Sin Lecture Theater (LT-G), HKUST

16.04.2018
How does bone eating worm Osedax eat whale bones
Dr. Norio MIYAMOTO
Research and Development Center for Marine Biosciences
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology(JAMSTEC)
Time : 2:00 pm
Lecture Theater G (Lift 25/26)

16.04.2018
Complex genomic features analysis and phylogenomic relationships reconstruction by multiple alignment of nanochannel-based optical maps
Dr. Alden King-Yung LEUNG
School of Life Sciences
CUHK
Time : 10:00 am
Room 6573 (6/F., Lift 29/30), HKUST

27.03.2018
Information Session - MPhil and PhD Studies

29.03.2018
Mouse Genetics as a Tool for Discovery in Metabolic Disease
Prof. Karen Reue
Professor of Human Genetics and Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles
Chen Kuan Cheng Forum (LT-H), HKUST

19-23.03.2018
Mechanisms of Gene Transcription and Its Regulation
IAS Focused Program
Lo Ka Chung Building
Lee Shau Kee Campus, HKUST

23.03.2018
RNA Landscape on Chromatin in 3D Genome
IAS Joint Lecture
Prof. Xiang-Dong Fu,
Professor of Cellular and Molecular Medicine,
University of California at San Diego

21.03.2018
Structure informs function: What can we learn about DNA replication mechanisms from cryo-EM structures of its machines
Dr. Yuanliang ZHAI
Research Assistant Professor / IAS Junior Fellow
Division of Life Science, HKUST
(Faculty Candidate)
Time: 04:00pm
Venue: Room 1505 (near Lifts 25/26)
Host faculty: Prof. Mingjie Zhang

19.03.2018
Mechanism of RNA Splicing by the Splicesome
IAS Distinguished Lecture
Prof. Yigong Shi, University Professor
Tsinghua University; Founding Dean of Westlake Institute for Advanced Study

09.03.2018
Timing the Juvenile-to-Adult Transition: Role for a Long Non-coding RNA
Prof. David Fitch
Department of Biology
New York University, USA
The Rockefeller University, New York, USA
Time: 12:30pm
Venue: Room 1505 (near Lifts 25/26)
Host faculty: Prof. King CHOW

28.02.2018
Molecule choreography of KATP visualized by cryo-EM <Video> 
Seminar Notice
Dr. Kenneth Lee
Postdoc, Research Associate
Laboratory of Molecular Neurobiology and Biophysics
The Rockefeller University, New York, USA
(Faculty Candidate)
Time: 4:30pm
Venue: Room 4582 (near Lifts 27/28)
Host faculty: Prof. Mingjie Zhang

27.02.2018
Cytokines and Cerebral Malaria
Prof. F.Y. Eddy Liew FRS
University of Glasgow, UK
Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Room 4582 (near Lifts 27/28)
Host faculty: Prof. Karl Herrup

12.02.2018
Single particle cryo EM study of eukaryotic voltage-gated sodium channels <Video>
Seminar Notice
Dr. Qiang ZHOU
Associate Professor in Research track
School of Medicine, Tsinghua University, Beijing
(Faculty Candidate)
Time: 2:30pm
Venue: Room 2304 (near Lifts 17/18)
Host faculty: Prof. Mingjie Zhang

01.02.2018
Transcriptional and epigenetic states of oligodendrocyte lineage cells in the central nervous system: insights from single-cell RNA-Seq
Dr. Gonçalo Castelo-Branco
Associate Professor of Neurobiology
Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Time: 4:00pm
Venue: Room 2304 (near Lifts 17/18)
Host faculty: Dr. Danny Leung

17.01.2018
Pushing the boundary of CryoEM
Prof. Hongwei Wang
Tsinghua University
Time: 4:00pm
Venue: Lecture Theater F (Lift 25/26)
Host faculty: Prof. Mingjie ZHANG

15.01.2018
High resolution cryoEM: viruses, protein complexes and beyond
Dr. Liang TANG, Principal Scientist, NanoImaging Services Inc, USA (Faculty Candidate)
Time: 3:30pm
Venue: Room 2503 (Lifts 25-26)
Host faculty: Prof. Mingjie ZHANG

12.01.2018
Molecular regulation of neurogenesis and gliogenesis in postnatal subventricular zone stem cells
Prof. Francis Szele , University of Oxford
Time: 11:00am
Venue: Lecture Theater G (Lift 25/26)
Host faculty: Prof. Mingjie ZHANG

10.01.2018
Genetic Basis of Neuronal Subtype Differentiation in Caenorhabditis elegans <Video>
Dr. Chaogu ZHENG, Postdoctoral Research Scientist,
Dept of Biology Sciences, Columbia University, USA
Time: 02:30pm
Venue: Lecture Theater H (Lift 25/26)
Host faculty: Prof. King Chow

08.01.2018
The activation mechanism of dynein-1 and the future of cryo-EM
Dr. Kai ZHANG
Postdoc, Career Development Fellow,
MRC Lab of Molecular Biology, UK
(Faculty Candidate)
Time: 3:30pm
Venue: Rm 4503 (Lifts 25-26)
Host faculty: Prof. Mingjie ZHANG

03.01.2018
Structure, function, and evolution of bacterial contractile injection systems
Dr. Martin PILHOFER
Assistant Professor, Dept of Biology
Institute of Molecular Biology and BioPhysics, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
(Faculty Candidate)
Time: 3:30pm
Venue: Rm 4503 (Lifts 25-26)
Host faculty: Prof. Mingjie ZHANG

15.12.2017
Single-Cell Genomics: When Stochasticity Meets Precision
Prof. Xiaoliang Sunney XIE, Harvard University
Time: 10:30 am - 12:00 noon
Venue: IAS Lecture Theater, Lo Ka Chung Building, Lee Shau Kee Campus, HKUST
Host faculty: Dr. Angela Wu

12.12.2017
Adhesive and Cytoskeletal Control of Synapse Development and Stability
Prof. Anthony Koleske, Yale University
Time: 2:00 pm
Venue: Room 1511 (near Lift 27/28)
(Host faculty: Prof. Ning Li)

11.12.2017
Our Dynamic Microbiomes and Gut Health
Prof. Rob Knight, Professor of Pediatrics and Computer Science & Engineering, University of California at San Diego
Time : 10:30 am
Venue : Chiang Chen Lecture Theater (LT-J), HKUST

06.12.2017
Developing Novel Therapeutics Inspired by TCM Philosophies
Prof. Tai-Ping Fan, Department of Pharmacology, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Time : 4:00 pm
Venue : Room 6602 (near Lift 31/32)
(Host faculty : Prof. Karl Tsim)

27.11.2017
Molecular Mechanisms of the Circadian Rhythm - 2017 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Prof Yan Yan, Assistant Professor of Life Science, HKUST
Time : 3:00 - 4:30 pm
Venue : IAS Lecture Theater, Lo Ka Chung Building, Lee Shau Kee Campus, HKUST

23.11.2017
Quantitative N-Terminomics and Phosphoproteomics Reveal Distinct Signalling Networks Governing Regulated Necrosis of Neurons
Prof. Heung-Chin Cheng Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Melbourne, Australia
Time: 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Venue: Room 1504
Host faculty: Prof. Robert QI

22.11.2017 
Developing Cryo-electron Microscopy for the High-resolution Structure Determination of Biomolecules in Solution - 2017 Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Prof Bik Kwoon Yeung Tye, Visiting Professor of Life Science, HKUST, and
Dr Yuanliang Zhai, IAS Junior Fellow and Research Assistant Professor of Life Science, HKUST
Time : 3:00 - 4:30 pm
Venue : IAS Lecture Theater, Lo Ka Chung Building, Lee Shau Kee Campus, HKUST

21.11.2017 
Involvement of non-selective channels in several skeletal muscles pathologies
Prof. Juan Carlos Sáez, Department of Physiology, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile and Interdisciplinary Centre for Neuroscience of Valparaíso, University of Valparaíso, Chile
Time : 4pm
Venue : Room 2405

14.11.2017
Information Session - MPhil and PhD Studies

09.11.2017
Cellular responses to the disruption of mitosis: a matter of life or death
Prof. Paul R. CLARKE
Director, University of Queensland Diamantina Institute Australia
Time : 11:00 am
Venue : Room 2304 (Lift No. 17-18)

06.11.2017
Exploring Biological Dynamical Processes using Topological Data Analysis applied to Single Cell Expression Data
Prof. Raul RABADAN
Department of Systems Biology
Department of Biomedical Informatics
Center for Computational Biology & Bioinformatics Columbia University
Time : 5:00 - 6:00pm
Venue : Lecture Theatre K
Host : Dr. Jiguang WANG

18.10.2017
Systems Biology of Stem Cells
Prof. Huck Hui NG
Executive Director, Genome Institute of Singapore
Senior Group Leader, Stem Cell & Developmental Biology, GIS, A*STAR
Time: 4:00 pm
Venue: Lecture Theater C
(Seminar Co-hosted by Dr. Angela Wu and Dr. Danny Leung)

04.10.2017
Discovery of a novel immune pathway with implications to HIV/AIDS and cancer immunotherapy
Prof. Zhiwei Chen
The University of Hong Kong
Time: 10: 30 - 11:30 am
Venue: Lecture Theater C
Host faculty: Prof. Ning Li

26.09.2017
IAS Distinguished Lecture
Single Particle Cryo-EM of Membrane Proteins in Lipid Nanodisc
Prof. Yifan Cheng
Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics,
University of California at San Francisco
Time : 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Venue : IAS Lecture Theater
Host faculty : Prof. Mingjie Zhang

22.09.2017
Workshop on Mitotic Fidelity
Time : 02:00 pm - 05:15 pm
Venue : Room 1505, HKUST

18.08.2017
Activation mechanisms of the Hippo kinase cascade
Prof. Xuelian Luo
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Time : 11:00 am
Venue : Lecture Theater K (Lift 31/32)
Host faculty : Prof. Mingjie Zhang

17.08.2017
Physiology and Metabolic Function of Thermogenic Fat
Dr. Yu-Hua TSENG
Joslin Diabetes Center
Harvard Medical School
Time : 11:00 am
Venue : Room 4502 (Lift No. 25-26)
Host : Prof Zhenguo WU

02-04.08.2017
HKUST Science UG Summer Camp 2017

26.07.2017
How long do animals live - and what does that have to do with the brain?
Prof. Suzana Herculano-Houzel
Departments of Psychology & Biological Sciences
Vanderbilt University, USA
Time : 4 pm
Venue : Lecture Theatre G (near Lifts 25/26)
Host faculty: Prof. Karl Herrup

17-22.07.2017
Climate Change and Marine Ecosystems Five-day Summer Course 2017

14.07.2017
Viruses: Nanobiotic Sculptors of the Planet
Prof Curtis Suttle
Professor of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences; of Microbiology and Immunology; and of Botany, University of British Columbia; Senior Visiting Fellow of HKUST Jockey Institute for Advanced Study
Date : 14 Jul 2017 (Friday)
Time : 2:00 - 3:30 pm
Venue : IAS Lecture Theater, Lo Ka Chung Building, Lee Shau Kee Campus, HKUST

27.06.2017
Mechanisms for glucose sensing and biological implications
Prof. Sheng-cai LIN
School of Life Sciences, Xiamen Univeristy, China
Time: 11:00am
Venue: Room 2302 (Lift No. 17-18)
Host: Prof. Zilong WEN

23-24.06.2017
Symposium: Synaptic Development, Signalling and Neuro-Disorders
Program run down
Time: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Venue: Lecture Theatre G
Host: Prof. Mingjie ZHANG

21.06.2017
Alterations in age-related circRNA expression associated with brain ageing in primate
Prof. Jiali Li Kunming
Institute of Zoology,
The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, Yunnan, China
Time: 4:00pm
Venue: Lecture Theatre G
Host: Prof. Karl Herrup

05.06.2017
Interrogating Tumor Immunology by Genomics and Genome Engineering Tools
Le CONG, Ph.D,
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
Time: 11:00 am
Venue: Room 4502 (Lift No. 25-26)
Host: Prof. Angela Wu

25.05.2017
Mass Spectrometry: Protein Studies and Methodology Development
Prof. Zhongping Yao,
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Time: 11:00 am
Venue: Lecture Theater F
Host : Prof. Mingjie Zhang

15.05.2017
Lipids Go Viral: Deciphering the Function of Lipids and Lipid Droplets in HCV Infection
Dr. Eva HERKER,
Heinrich Pette Institute,
Leibniz Institute for Experimental Virology, Hamburg,
Germany
Time: 1:30 pm
Venue: Room 4504 (Lift No. 25-26)
Host : Prof Ho Yi MAK

09.05.2017
The Impact of STEM Education on the U.S. Biotech Entrepreneurship: Advancing from STEM to STREAM
Dr. Sunny Tam,
Research Associate Professor,
Clark University and Director of Professional Science Master?�s in Biotechnology,
Framingham State University
Time: 2:30pm
Venue: LT-E

20.04.2017
Seminar
IRE1: a common sensor in stress and metabolism 
Prof. Yong LIU,
College of Life Sciences,
Wuhan University,
China
Time : 11:00 am  
Venue : Room 2304 (Lift No. 17-18)
Host : Prof. Zhenguo WU

18.04.2017
Seminar
The Role of Sphingosine Kinase in Cell Biology
Prof. Nigel Pyne,
Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Science,
UK
Time : 03:00 pm  
Venue : Room 5506 (Lift No. 25-26)
Host : Prof. Y H Wong

11.04.2017
Seminar
Targeting DNA Methylation Changes in Immune Cells: Implications in Disease
Dr. Esteban BALLESTAR
Cancer Epigenetics and Biology Program,
Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute, Spain
Time : 11:00 am  
Venue : Room 2304 (Lift No. 17-18)
Host : Prof Zhenguo WU

05.04.2017
MPhil and PhD Studies

29.03.2017br> Seminar
Young blood for old brains
Prof. Tony Wyss-Coray,
Department of Neurology & Neurological Sciences,
Stanford University School of Medicine, USA.
Time : 3:00 pm
Venue : LT-G

27.03.2017
Seminar
Rewriting Natural Decoding Rules by de novo Genome Synthesis
Dr. Kaihang Wang,
Senior Investigator Scientist,
MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology
Cambridge, UK
(Faculty Candidate)
Time : 3:30 p.m. 
Venue : Room 2304 (Lift No. 17-18)
Host : Prof. Randy POON/Prof. Bik TYE

09.03.2017
Seminar
Contribution of classical end-joining to PTEN inactivation in p53-mediated glioblastoma formation and drug-resistant survival
Dr. Youn-Jung KANG,
Postdoctoral Research Fellow,
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center,
Harvard Medical School,
Boston,  USA
(Faculty Candidate)
Time : 3:00 p.m. 
Venue : Room 2304 (Lift No. 17-18)
Host : Prof. Randy POON/Prof. Bik TYE

06.03.2017
Seminar
The Folding Landscape of RNA G-Quadruplexes in Cells
Dr. Junjie GUO,
Damon Runyon Postdoctoral Fellow,
Whitehead Institute / MIT,
(Faculty Candidate)
Time : 3:00 p.m. 
Venue : Room 2405 (Lifts 17/18)
Host : Prof. Randy POON/Prof. Bik TYE

23.02.2017
Seminar
State-dependent and cell-type-specific information processing in the brain
Dr. Shuzo SAKATA
Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences
University of Strathclyde, UK
Time : 4:00 p.m. 
Venue : Room 2304 (Lift No. 17-18)
Host : Dr. Kai LIU

22.02.2017
Seminar
Reconstitution of human liver development from pluripotent stem cell
Prof. Keisuke SEKINE
Assistant Professor,
Department of Regenerative Medicine,
Graduate School of Medicine,
Yokohama City University,
Japan
Time : 3:00 -4:30 p.m. 
Venue : Classroom 5619 (Lift 31/32)
Host : Dr. Angela Wu

20.02.2017
Seminar
Metabolic Drivers in Longevity Regulation
Dr. Meng Carla WANG,
Associate Professor,
Department of Molecular and Human Genetics,
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, 
Department of Neuroscience,
Huffington Center on Aging,
Baylor College of Medicine, TX
Time : 3:00 p.m. 
Venue : Room 2304 (Lift No. 17-18)
Host : Prof. Ho Yi MAK

08.02.2017
Seminar
Role of Epigenetic Regulators in Cancer Stem Cell Biology and Cancer Development
Dr. Stephen Hon-Kit Wong
School of Medicine, Stanford University
Time : 11:00 a.m. 
Venue : Room 5566 (Lift No. 27-28)

25.01.2017
Seminar
Disorderly conduct and disturbing the peace: the genetic program for cellular asymmetry directs cell fate, tissue architecture and cancer progression in the mammary gland
Dr Nathan Gödde,  La Trobe University
Time : 3:00 p.m. 
Venue : Lecture Theater F
Host : Prof. Mingjie Zhang

13.01.2017
Seminar
Macrophages exert essential roles on muscle stem cells during skeletal muscle regeneration
Prof. Bénédicte CHAZAUD Institut NeuroMyogene Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, France
Time : 11:00 am
Venue : Chen Kuan Cheng Lecture Theater (LT-H) (Lift No. 27-28)
Host : Prof. Zhenguo WU

05.12.2016
Seminar
Regulation of cancer-associated inflammation and immunity by IL-23 and IL-17
Dr. Kepeng WANG, Assistant Professor, Department of Immunology, School of Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center/USA
Time : 11:00 am
Venue : Room 4502 (Lift No. 25-26)
Host : Prof Zhenguo WU

11.11.2016
Info Session ??MPhil and PhD studies

02.11.2016
Seminar
Understanding muscle stem cell regenerative decline with aging
Prof. Pura Muñoz-Cánoves, Pompeu Fabra University, ICREA Barcelona, Spain
Venue : Room 2303 (Lift No. 17-18)
Host : Prof. Zhenguo WU
Time : 2:30 pm

20.10.2016
Seminar
Lipidomics as a basic tool for biological and medical research
Dr. Guanghou SHUI, State Key Laboratory of Molecular Developmental Biology Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology Chinese Academy of Sciences
Venue : Room 1504 (near Lift No. 25-26)
Time : 11:00 am

29.06.2016
Seminar

Wnt/PCP Signaling in Development and Diseases

Prof. Yingzi Yang
Harvard School of Dental Medicine
Time : 3:00pm
Venue : Lecture Theater G

26.05.2016
Seminar

POLQ, the gene encoding the DNA replication timing factor Pol θ, is a general and strong predictor of patient outcome for multiple types of cancer

Dr. Jean-Sébastien HOFFMANN CRCT INSERM - ONCOPOLE Toulouse, FRANCE
Time : 2:30pm ??4:00pm
Venue : Mr and Mrs Lee Siu Lun Lecture Theater (LT-K)

14.04.2016
Info Session ??MPhil PhD studies

07.03.2016
Seminar
Adult muscle stem cell death and renewal
Dr. Gregory W. Charville, M.D., Ph.D. Stanford University School of Medicine Stanford, USA
Time: 4:00 pm
Venue: Classroom 2504 (near Lift no. 25/26)

17.02.2016
Seminar

Ocean acidification effects on zooplankton growth and feeding behaviour
by Prof Cerdric Meunier, Alfred Wegener Institute, Germany
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Venue: Rm. 1504