Spring - Autumn 2010

Thursday 6 May 2010
Professor Dario Alessi

Disruptions on the Highways of Cellular Signalling

MRC Protein Phosphorylation Unit, Dundee
Host: Dr Andrew Jackson

Thursday 3 June 2010
Professor Elaine Ostrander

Searching for Gene and Hunting for Mutations: Canine Genetics

Cancer Genetics Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute
Host: to be confirmed

Thursday 17 June 2010
Professor Mitsuhiro Yanagida

Metabolic Control of Quiescence, Aging and Lifespan in Fission Yeast

Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST), Okinawa and Graduate School of Biostudies, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
Host: Dr Colin Gordon

PLEASE NOTE: This seminar will now take place at the MRC Human Genetics Unit Seminar Room.
Friday 8 October 2010 13.00
Professor Peter Ratcliffe

Signalling hypoxia by protein hydroxylation

Nuffield Professor of Medicine, University of Oxford Host: Professor Nick Hastie

The Human Genetics Unit, Seminar Room, MRC Human Genetics Unit, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU

Thursday 27 January 2011
Professor Dame Linda Partridge

To be announced

UCL Institute of Healthy Ageing
Host: Professor Alan Wright










SEMINARS Winter 09/2010

Friday 4 December 2009 *12.30pm*
Professor Richard Marais

BRAF and RAS signalling in melnaoma: biology and therapies

Institute of Cancer Research
Host: Professor Margaret Frame

Thursday 25 February 2010
Professor Mark McCarthy

Genetics of type 2 diabetes: the end of the beginning or the beginning of the end?

University of Oxford
Host: Dr Jim Wilson




PLEASE NOTE: unless stated, all seminars will be
held at 4pm Thursday's in the 4th Floor Lecture Theatre, Outpatient's Department, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU.