Friday Wraps

IMPORTANT NOTICE

Speakers will be presenting remotely via Microsoft Teams; an invitation link will be sent out for each session.

 

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 2020 Schedule

Venue: remotely via Microsoft Teams
Time: 14:00-15:00
Dates: Fridays from 9th October to 18th December
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Date Speakers and Titles Venue
9th October 1st Talk | Building a Virtual Human
Speaker: Prof Andrea Townsend-Nicholson, Department of Structural & Molecular Biology, UCL

 

2nd Talk | Gatekeepers of the genome- Lin28b nucleosome and the pioneering factors
Speaker: Dr Manoj Saxena - Dr Phil Robinson's group, Department of Biological Sciences, Birkbeck

Remotely via Microsoft Teams; an invitation link will be sent out
16th October 1st Talk | CRISPR-Cas9-engineered ribosomal exit tunnel modulates co-translational protein folding
Speaker: Dr Minkoo Ahn - Prof John Christodoulou's group, Department of Structural & Molecular Biology, UCL

 

2nd Talk | The role of untranslated regions in gene expression regulation in postmortem brains of autistic people
Speaker: Dr Krzysztof Szkop - Dr Irilenia Nobeli's group, Department of Biological Sciences, Birkbeck

Remotely via Microsoft Teams; an invitation link will be sent out
23rd October 1st Talk | Structure and mechanism of a vitamin B12 riboswitch in Mycobacteria tuberculosis
Speaker: Dr Terry Kipkorir - Dr Kristine Arnvig's group, Department of Structural & Molecular Biology, UCL

 

2nd Talk | Time-Resolved Serial Femtosecond Crystallography of the G Protein-Coupled Receptor Rhodopsin
Speaker: Thomas Gruhl - Dr Amandine Marechal's group, Department of Structural & Molecular Biology, UCL

Remotely via Microsoft Teams; an invitation link will be sent out
30th October No talks
6th November 1st Talk |The structure of the von Willebrand Factor C3 domain
Speaker: Harrison O’Brien - Prof Flemming Hansen's group, Department of Structural & Molecular Biology, UCL

 

2nd Talk | TBC
Speaker: Dr Ben Woods - Dr Salvador Tomas' group, Department of Biological Sciences, Birkbeck

Remotely via Microsoft Teams; an invitation link will be sent out
13th November 1st Talk |TBC
Speaker: Anastasia Patsiarika - Prof Snezana Djordjevic's group, Department of  Structural & Molecular Biology, UCL

 

2nd Talk | TBC
Speaker: Dr Richard Spears - Prof Prof. Vijay Chudasama's group, Department of Chemistry, UCL

Remotely via Microsoft Teams; an invitation link will be sent out
20th November 1st Talk |TBC
Speaker: Dr Abid Javed - Prof Elena Orlova's group, Department of Biological Sciences, Birkbeck

 

2nd Talk | TBC
Speaker: Xin Gao - Prof Stephen J Perkins' group, Department of Structural and Molecular Biology, UCL

Remotely via Microsoft Teams; an invitation link will be sent out
27th November 1st Talk |TBC
Speaker: Dr Frederick A Partridge - Prof David A Lomas' group, UCL

 

2nd Talk | TBC
Speaker: Georgina Benn - Prof Bart Hoogenboom's group, Faculty of Maths & Physical Sciences, UCL

Remotely via Microsoft Teams; an invitation link will be sent out
4th December 1st Talk |Understanding the effect of cancer causing mutations on the dynamics EGFR
Speaker: Ioannis Galdadas - Prof Francesco Luigi Gervasio's group, Department of Chemistry, UCL

 

2nd Talk | Promoter-proximal elongation regulates transcription in archaea
Speaker: Dr Fabian Blombach - Prof Finn Werner's group, Department of Structural and Molecular Biology, UCL

Remotely via Microsoft Teams; an invitation link will be sent out
11th December
1st Talk |TBC
Speaker: Nikita Desai - Prof David Jones' group, Department of Computer Science, UCL

 

2nd Talk | TBC
Speaker: Dr Adam Dorey - Prof Stefan Howorka's group, Department of Chemistry, UCL

Remotely via Microsoft Teams; an invitation link will be sent out
18th December 1st Talk |TBC
Speaker: Dr Hannah Britt - Prof Konstantinos Thalassinos' group, Department of Structural and Molecular Biology, UCL

 

2nd Talk | TBC
Speaker: Chris Earl, Dr Neil McDonald's group, School of Life & Medical Sciences, UCL

Remotely via Microsoft Teams; an invitation link will be sent out