Friday Wraps

ISMB 'Friday Wrap' meetings are held weekly during term time, and provide a forum for discussion with colleagues, and updates about the latest developments in our research. Talks are given by postdocs, final year PhD students and/or young PIs.

Members of the following departments are welcome to attend:

Research Department of Structural and Molecular Biology, UCL
Department of of Biological Sciences, Birkbeck
Department of Chemistry, UCL
School of Computer Sciences and Information Systems, Birkbeck

Autumn 2018 Schedule

Venue: Glaxo-Wellcome Seminar Room (B62/63), Birkbeck College, Malet Street (unless otherwise stated)
Time: 15:00-16:00 talks, followed by refreshments
Dates: Fridays from 12th October-14 December 2018, inclusive.
Date Title and Speaker Venue
12th October 2018 N-PAC: the evolution of an enzyme in to a poly-functional epigenetic co-activator
Simona Pilotto, Prof Finn Werner group

Slm1 mediated membrane remodelling activates Target Of Rapamycin Complex 2 (TORC2)
Yogesh Vegunta, Prof Gabriel Waksman group

Glaxo-Wellcome B62, Birkbeck
19th October Dissecting protein stability and unfolding using a cyclical ion mobility mass spectrometer
Charles Eldrid, Dr Kostas Thalassinos group

Cryo-EM structure of cytochrome c oxidase from Saccharomyces cerevisiae in a supercomplex with cytochrome bc1
Andrew Hartley, Amandine Marachal

Glaxo-Wellcome B62, Birkbeck
26th October The higher-order architecture of nonribosomal peptide synthetases
Sayed Haque, Dr Philip Robinson group

Mining the B-cell Repertoire with Next-Generation Sequencing
Williams Lees, Dr Adrian Shepherd group

Glaxo-Wellcome B62, Birkbeck
2nd November Light chain subunit diversity regulates the biophysical properties and function of the clathrin lattice
Lisa Redlingshoefer, Prof Frances Brodsky group

Antioxidant function of coenzyme A and protein CoAlation in redox regulation and morphogenesis in Dictyostelium discoideum
Lujain Aloum, Prof Ivan Gout group

Glaxo-Wellcome B62, Birkbeck
9th November Molecular regulation of flagellar motility and waveforms in Leishmania
Aakash Mukhopadhyay, Dr Anthony Roberts group

Probing microtubule dynamic instability with doublecortin and cryo-EM
Szymon Manka, Prof Carolyn Moores group

Glaxo-Wellcome B62, Birkbeck
16th November Structural studies of a voltage-gated sodium channel in open and closed states
Jennifer Booker, Prof Bonnie Wallace group

Phospholipase C-gamma-2: a potential drug target for AD and neuroinflammation
Lorenza Magno, Prof Matilda Katan group

Glaxo-Wellcome B62, Birkbeck
23rd November
When all your kinase needs is a push...
Antonija Kuzmanic, Prof Francesco Gervasio group

Sarah Jones, Prof Joanne Santini group

Glaxo-Wellcome B62, Birkbeck
30th November
Sam Ireland, Prof Andrew Martin group

A member of Dr James Irving/Prof David Lomas group

Glaxo-Wellcome B62, Birkbeck
7th December
Vaibhav Shukla, Prof Flemming Hansen group

A member of Prof John Christodoulou/Dr Lisa Cabrita group

Glaxo-Wellcome B62, Birkbeck
14th December
Glen Gronland, Prof Andres Ramos group

Claudine Bisson, Prof Helen Saibil group

Glaxo-Wellcome B62, Birkbeck