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Neuroscience Division Seminar Series 2014-15

Seminars to take place in the 6th Floor Seminar Room, Sir Martin Evans Building (BIOSI 3) at 13.10-14.00hrs on Fridays. (except where marked).  

When there is an external speaker, a buffet lunch will be provided from 12.30hrs -13.10hrs.


12th September 2014

Professor Grigori Enikolopov, Cold Spring Harbor, USA

Title: Division and differentiation of neural stem cells


10th October 2014

Prof Rodrigo Quian Quiroga, Director, Centre for Systems Neuroscience & Head of Bioengineering, University of Leicester

Title: TBA


17th October 2014

Professor Erin Schuman, Managing Director, Max Planck Institute for Brain Research

Title: The local transcriptome and protein synthesis at neuronal synapses

Followed by a exhibition by sponsors ProteinTech in West Wing Foyer


28th November 2014

Professor Magdalena Goetz, Helmholtz Zentrum München German Research Center for Environmental Health (GmbH)

Title: TBA


5th December 2014

Professor Chris Moore, Neuroscience, Brown University, Rhode Island, USA

Title: TBA


12th December 2014

Dr Clive Bramham, The Department of Biomedicine, University of Bergen

Title: The ARC of synaptic memory


9th January 2015

Dr Sam Schwarzkopt, Birkbeck, University College London

Title: TBA


23rd January 2015

Dr Tara Keck, Biomedical Science Department, Kings College London

Title: Homeostatic plasticity in the mouse visual cortex


30th January 2015

Dr Cora O'Neill, Vice-Head School of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, University College Cork

Title: TBA


20th February 2015

Professor Hannah Monyer, DKFZ Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany

Title: TBA


24th April 2015

Professor Dr Antoine Adamantidis, Dept of Neurology, Inselspital University Hospital, University of Ber

Title: The Hypothalamus - Thalamus link: a new arousal circuit in the brain?


1st May 2015

Dr Manuel Castro-Alamancos, Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA

Title: TBA



Details of more Seminar speakers for 2014-15 to follow shortly