Glasgow Cancer Seminar Series

All local researchers, including students, are very welcome to attend these seminars but we are unable to open them to the public. We do, however, have other events such as our open evenings which members of the public are welcome to attend.

May

Date Time Venue Details 

Thursday 9th May

12.00 noon The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

EXTERNAL SEMINAR
Miguel Martins, 
MRC - Toxicology Unit, University of Cambridge, UK
Mitochondrial communication in fruit flies: wired and wireless networks

Thursday 16th May

12.00 noon The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

DISTINGUISHED SEMINAR
Bart Vanhaesebroeck,
UCL Cancer Institute | Faculty of Medical Sciences, University College London, UK
PI 3-kinases: from the genes to the clinic, a long-winding road

MONDAY 20th May

12.00 noon 

The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

DISTINGUISHED SEMINAR
Harald Stenmark,
Department of Molecular Cell Biology, Institute for Cancer Research, Oslo University Hospital, Norway
Control of cellular membrane dynamics by ESCRT proteins


Thursday 23rd May

12.noon

The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

EXTERNAL SEMINAR
Mondira Kundu, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, USA
Role of somatic mtDNA mutations in pediatric cancers

Thursday 30th May

12.00 noon 

The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

GLASGOW CANCER IMMUNOLOGY SERIES
Sergio Quezada, Immune Regulation and Tumour Immunotherapy Lab, CRUK Senior Cancer Research Fellow, UCL Cancer Institute, London
Targeting Immune Regulation within Tumours: From Mechanisms to New Therapies

Jun

Date Time Venue Details 
Thursday 20th June 12.00 noon The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

EXTERNAL SEMINAR
Christoph Borner, 
Universit of Freiburg, Germany
Polycystic kidney disease: A defect in autophagy completion and lysosomal function?

Thursday 27th June 12.00 noon The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre 

TESSA HOLYOAKE MEMORIAL LECTURE
Tony Green PhD, FRCP, FRCPath, FmedSci,
Director, Wellcome Trust/MRC Cambridge Stem Cell Institute Head, University of Cambridge Departent of Haematology, Cambridge Institute of Medical Research, Cambridge, UK
Myeloproliferative neoplasms - JAK/STAT signalling and stem cell subversion

 

 

 



Jul

Date Time Venue Details 

Thursday 11th July

12.00 noon

The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

DISTINGUISHED SEMINAR
Gail Risbridger,
 Monash University, Australia
Title to be confirmed

Aug

Date Time Venue Details 

Thursday 8th August

12.00 noon

The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

EXTERNAL SEMINAR
Susan Ozanne, 
Professor of Developmental Endocrinology, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Cambridge University, UK
Title to be confirmed

Thursday 22nd August 

12.00 noon

The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

DISTINGUISHED SEMINAR
Daniela Krause,
Specialist in Laboratory and Transfusion Medicine, Georg-Speyer-Haus, Institute for Tumor Biology and Experimental Therapy, Frankfurt, Germany
When shall we three meet again?" – The grave gatherings of hematology, transfusion medicine and leukemia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 

Sep

Date Time Venue Details 
Thursday 12th September 12.00 noon The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

EXTERNAL SEMINAR
Valerie Speirs, 
Chair in Molecular Oncology, Institute of Medical Science, University of Aberdeen, UK
Title to be confirmed

     



 

 

 




Oct

Date Time Venue Details 

Thursday 17th October

12.00 noon

The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

DISTINGUISHED SEMINAR
James Kirkland,
Mayo Clinic, Robert and Arlene Kogod Center on Aging, Rochester, Minnesota
Title to be confirmed

Thursday 31st October

12.00 noon

The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre 

EXTERNAL SEMINAR
Cathrin Brisken, 
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland
Title to be confirmed


Nov

Date Time Venue Details 
Thursday 28th November 12.00 noon The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

EXTERNAL SEMINAR
Cristina Lo Celso, 
Imperial College / Francis Crick Institute,  London, UK
Title to be confirmed

     

 

     

 

Dec

Date Time Venue Details 
     

 

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