The School of Biomedical Sciences Seminar Series presents seminars by international and national researchers as well as local researchers and postdocs.

Unless otherwise indicated, the venue for seminars is QBI Auditorium, Level 7 and is held on Mondays from 1.00-2.00pm

Hippo-YAP signalling in development and cancer

11 November 2019 1:00pm2:00pm
Presented by Professor Barry Thompson, John Curtin School of Medical Research, Australian National University (ANU)

Defining the tissue resident vascular stem cell niche

21 October 2019 12:00pm1:00pm
Presented by Dr Jatin Patel, Lab Head, Vascular Regeneration Group, The University of Queensland Diamantina Institute
Please note time change to 12-1pm and venue change to 50-T203

Development of novel cancer cell killing and anti-migratory agents based on omega-3-fatty acid epoxides

14 October 2019 12:00pm1:00pm
Presented by Professor Michael Murray, University of Sydney
Please note time change to 12-1pm and venue change to 03-309

Navigating the sequence space of Bcl-2-binding peptides

16 September 2019 12:00pm1:00pm
Presented by Professor Amy E. Keating, Professor of Biology and Biological Engineering, MIT

Understanding students’ metacognition to support learning of biomedical science

9 September 2019 1:00pm2:00pm
Presented by Dr Kay Colthorpe, Senior Lecturer, School of Biomedical Sciences

Epithelial Mesenchymal Plasticity Dynamics in Human Breast Cancer Model Systems

26 August 2019 12:00pm1:00pm
Presented by Professor Rik Thompson, Associate Director, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation (IHBI) and Professor in Breast Cancer Research, School of Biomedical Sciences, QUT

Triple-negative breast cancer and targeted therapy: Why such complexity?

19 August 2019 12:00pm1:00pm
Presented by Dr Murugan Kalimutho, Senior Research Officer, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute

Protein regulation at atomic resolution: Insights into protein posttranslational modifications using NMR spectroscopy

5 August 2019 12:00pm1:00pm
Presented by Dr Anne Conibear, UQ Development Fellow, School of Biomedical Sciences

Using patch clamp electrophysiology to elucidate the molecular mechanisms for the induction of arrhythmias

29 July 2019 1:00pm2:00pm
Presented by Professor Livia Hool, Head of the Cardiovascular Electrophysiology Laboratory in the School of Human Sciences, University of Western Australia

Recycling to save the cell: retromer, endosomes & disease

17 June 2019 1:00pm2:00pm
Presented by Associate Professor Rohan Teasdale, School of Biomedical Sciences

Patterns, Profiles, and Parsimony: dissecting transcriptional signatures from minimal single-cell RNA-seq output with SALSA

3 June 2019 1:00pm2:00pm
Presented by Dr Kathryn McClelland, Visiting Fellow, Developmental Genomics Section, Laboratory of Cellular and Developmental Biology, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK/NIH)

Using gene therapy technologies to study and treat skeletal muscle

27 May 2019 1:00pm2:00pm
Presented by Associate Professor Paul Gregorevic, The University of Melbourne

Auxiliary brain fuels – new treatments for epilepsy?

20 May 2019 1:00pm2:00pm
Presented by Associate Professor Karin Borges