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.

IMPORTANT NOTICE

For 2021-22 Term 3/Summer:
ISMB Friday Wraps will take place in-person for attendees based on site (see 'Venue' column below),
with a live link via MS Teams for those based off site (MS Teams link invitation is included in promotional emails and circulated to ISMB member calendars).
Presenters available to do so will give their talk in-person in the venue; those based off-site will present by video link on MS Teams. For further information, please contact the ISMB Administrator.

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

Term 3/Summer 2021-22 Schedule

Date, time Speakers and Titles Venue
29th April 2022 No Friday Wrap - meeting of ISMB Incubators Incubator members will be notified of the venue from their Incubator lead.
6th May 2022 No Friday Wrap - day 2 of ISMB Postgraduate Symposium
13th May 2022,
15.00-16.00
1st Talk | Biophysical Characterisation of Protelomerases for Synthetic Biology Applications
Speaker | Sophie Knott - Dr Renos Savva's group, Department of Biological Sciences, Birkbeck

2nd Talk | Regulation of DNA repair mechanism in methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus by mobile genetic elements
Speaker | Rakesh Chatterjee - Dr Jerome Gouge's group, Department of Biological Sciences, Birkbeck

Room B05, UCL Darwin Building
and remotely via Microsoft Teams
20th May 2022,
15.00-16.00
1st Talk | Title tba
Speakers | Debbie Woods - Dr Phil Robinson's group, Department of Biological Sciences, Birkbeck

2nd Talk | Title tba
Speaker | Lea Rochet - Dr Vijay Chudasama's group, Department of Chemistry, UCL

Room B15, UCL Darwin Building and remotely via MS Teams
27th May 2022 No Friday Wrap - meeting of ISMB Incubators Incubator members will be notified of the venue from their Incubator lead.
3rd June 2022 No Friday Wrap during UK schools half term
10th June 2022,
15.00-15.30
1st Talk | Dual reactivity disulfide bridging reagents; enabling new approaches to antibody fragment bioconjugation
Speaker | Alina Chrzastek - Dr Jamie Baker's group, Department of Chemistry, UCL
Room B05, UCL Darwin Building
and remotely via Microsoft Teams
17th June 2022 No Friday Wrap - day 2 of ISMB Research Symposium
24th June 2022 No Friday Wrap - meeting of ISMB Incubators Incubator members will be notified of the venue from their Incubator lead.
1st July 2022,
15.00-16.00
1st Talk | Title tba
Speaker | Erin Johnston - Prof Helen's Saibil's group, Department of Biological Sciences, Birkbeck

2nd Talk | Title tba
Speaker | Hugh Britton - Prof Alethea Tabor's group, Department of Chemistry, UCL

Room B15, Darwin Building, UCL and remotely via MS Teams
Friday Wraps will return in Autumn 2022...