Innovating research, policy and education in synthetic and systems biology


Guest Seminar - Prof J.Ruben Mornines-Ramirez on 4 Oct 2017

NanoBiotechnology and Synthetic Biology Design Approaches towards the Development of Smart Therapeutics Against Infectious Diseases
J. Ruben Morones-Ramirez (NanoBiotechnology Research Grp, Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León)

Open Centre Meeting - 28 Sept 2017

Talks by
Lucia Bandiera (EPSRC Fellow, Swain & Menolascina Groups, Biological Sciences/Engineering) -
Design your experiments wisely: analysis of Optimal Experimental Design for Synthetic Biology
Sarah Walmsley (Personal Chair of Respiratory Medicine, MRC Centre for Inflammation Research) -
Hypoxia and the innate immune response

CANCELLED SynthSys Seminar - Prof Ricard Sole on 28 Sept 2017

Synthetic Evolutionary Transitions
Ricard Sole (Pompeu Fabra University, Spain)

'Breaking Boundaries' Series - Dr Karen Salt on 20 Sept 2017

Targeting Inclusion, Researching Change: The Stakes and Challenges of Changing Institutional Systems
Karen Salt (co-Director of the Centre for Research in Race and Rights (C3R), University of Nottingham)

Guest Seminar - Dr Giovanni Stracquadanio on 19 Sept 2017

Making sense of genomes
A journey from writing to reading DNA and back

Dr Giovanni Stracquadanio (University of Essex)

Open Centre Meeting - 14 Sept 2017

Talks by

Leonardo Rios Solis (Lecturer in Synthetic Biology & Biochemical Engineering, School of Engineering)

Multiplex CRISPR Cas9 for building stable metabolic engineering pathways

Luke McNally (Chancellor’s Fellow, IEB, School of Biological Sciences)

How should we tackle multi-drug resistance evolution?

SynthSys Seminar - Dr Samantha Millar on 14 Sept 2017

The MscS bacterial mechanosensitive channel family
Samantha Miller (University of Aberdeen)

SynthSys Seminar series

We are delighted to announce our programme for Sept - Dec 2017


Open Centre Meeting - 29 June 2017

Talks by

Peter Reid (Peter Reid (Planning & Communications Project Manager, College Engagement Team)
Grant applications and public engagement
Tilo Kunath (Chancellor's Fellow, School of Biological Sciences)
Next-generation cell therapies for Parkinson’s disease

Seminar - Francesca Cesari on 27 June 2017

Science publishing - behind the scenes at Nature
Francesca Cesari
Chief Biological Sciences Editor at Nature