Friday Wraps

ISMB 'Friday Wrap' meetings are held weekly during term time, providing 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.

For 2022-23 Term 3/Summer:
ISMB Friday Wraps will take place from 4-5pm in-person in Room 311, Birkbeck Central Building, for attendees based on site, 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.

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 2/Spring 2023-24 Schedule

Date, time Speakers and Titles Venue
12th January 2024 1st Talk | Towards neuropilin-2-targeting therapeutics
Speaker | Koel Jelfs, Snezana Djordjevic's group, Research Department of Structural and Molecular Biology, UCL

2nd Talk | Nanoscale characterisation of polymyxin antibiotics action on Escherichia coli
Speaker | Carolina Borelli, Bart Hoogenboom's group, Department of Physics and Astronomy, UCL

Room 311, Birkbeck Main Building
19th January 2024 1st Talk | TBA
Speaker | Jonah Ciccone - Stefan Howorka's group, Department of Chemistry, UCL

2nd Talk | TBA
Speaker | Sarah Lowen, David Lomas' group, Respiratory Biology, UCL

26th January 2024 No Friday Wrap - ISMB Research Focus Group Meetings
2nd February 2024 1st Talk | TBA
Speaker | Ryan Dowsell - Matthew Gold's group, Department of Neuro, Physiology and Pharmacology, UCL

2nd Talk | TBA
Speaker |TBC - Neil McDonald's group, The Francis Crick Institute

9th February 2024 1st Talk | TBA
Speaker | Josie Ferreira, Research Department of Structural and Molecular Biology, UCL

2nd Talk | TBA
Speaker | Dorothy Aboagye-Mensah, Graeme King's group, Research Department of Structural and Molecular Biology, UCL

16th February 2024 No Friday Wrap - Half term
23rd February 2024 No Friday Wrap - ISMB Research Focus Group meetings
1st March 2024 1st Talk | TBC
Speaker | Reuben Martin, Andrea Townsend-Nicholson's group, Research Department of Structural and Molecular Biology, UCL

2nd Talk | TBA
Speaker | TBC -

8th March 2024 1st Talk | TBA
Speaker | TBC - Jo Santini's group, Research Department of Structural and Molecular Biology, UCL

2nd Talk | TBC
Speaker | TBC -

15th March 2024 1st Talk | TBA
Speaker | TBC - Department of Structural and Molecular Biology, UCL

2nd Talk | TBC
Speaker | TBC

22nd March 2024 No Friday Wrap - ISMB Research Focus Group Meetings

Past Term's Friday Wraps

Term 1/Autumn 2023-24 Schedule

Term 3/Summer 2022-23 Schedule

Term 2/Spring 2022-23 Schedule