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Programme and Abstracts

Li Ka Shing Centre (Cambridge Research Institute - Addenbrooke's Biomedical Campus)

Monday 10 April 2017

PROGRAMME AND ABSTRACTS

Programme (PDF)

Programme & Abstracts (PDF)

 

0830

0900

Registration

0900

0910

Nabeel A Affara - Welcome

0910

0920

Heike Laman - Gender Champions: Highlighting Achievements

Chair: Carole Sargent

0920

0940

Heike Laman

Loss of FBXO7 results in a Parkinson’s-like dopaminergic degeneration via an Rpl23-Mdm2-p53 pathway

0940

1000

Maja Wållberg 

Glucagon Like Peptide-1 Receptor - a possible role for beta cell physiology in susceptibility to autoimmune diabetes

1000

1020

Paul Bergen

Ordered export of proteins to build a bacterial cell surface nanomachine

1020

1040

Laura Caller

Much Ado About Nothing: Using TMT proteomics to study host cell changes during human BK Polyomavirus infection

Tea & Coffee (1040 – 1110)

Chair: Ben Skinner

1110

1130

Max Blanck

Non-apoptotic, non-necroptotic cell death downstream of TNFR1?

1130

1150

Klaus Okkenhaug

PI3Kδ hyper-activation results in increased susceptibility to S. pneumoniae airway infection

1150

1210

Dora Pereira

Bench to Clinical Trials: the journey of a novel iron supplement for the treatment of anaemia in Sub-Saharan Africa

1210

1230

Rachel Ulferts

How cells patrol the health of their acid vesicles

1230

1250

2nd Year PhD Students

One-Minute Poster Introductions

Lunch (1250 - 1410)

Chair: Ian Brierley

1410

1420

 A Brief presentation from the Green Impact Team

1420

1440

Sarah Moody

MALT lymphoma: a paradigm where antigenic stimulation meets genetic changes

1440

1500

Brian Ferguson

Inflammation and cell death during virus infection

1500

1520

Stephen Bentley

Evasion of vaccines and antibiotics in the pneumococcus

1520

1540

Aartjan te Velthuis 

Subgenomic RNAs link influenza A virus virulence to RNA Polymerase activity

Tea & Coffee (1540 – 1610)

Chair: Gillian Fraser

1610

1630

Nick Coleman

The Oncostatin M Receptor as a Therapeutic Target in Squamous Cell Carcinomas

1630

1650

David Carpentier

Recruitment and modulation of the cellular kinesin-1 motor complex by vaccinia virus during egress from the host cell

1650

1710

Allister Crow

Antibiotic resistance and toxin secretion mediated by a novel ABC transporter

1710

1730

Naomi McGovern

Tissue resident macrophages – from human adult to embryo

Poster Prize & Prize for Best Research Talk (1730 - 1740)

Drinks Reception (1740 – 2000)