Innovating research, policy and education in synthetic and systems biology

Events

Designing for success: the right CRISPR design strategies for the right experiment

January 29th 2016, 12 noon
Waddington seminar room 1.08, King's Buildings
 
Designing for success: the right CRISPR design strategies for the right experiment
Leigh Brody, Director of Genomic Services, Desktop Genetics
Neil Humphryes Senior Bioinformatician, Desktop Genetics
 

Open Centre Meeting

Talks
‘Looking at Escherichia coli: from collective dynamics to single cell’ – Dr Alessia Lepore (PDRA, el Karoui Group, Biological Sciences)
‘Metabolomics – What is it? Why use it?’ – Dr Hannah Florance (Metabolomics Specialist, Biological Sciences)
 
Time: 9.30am - 10.30am
Venue: C.H Waddington Building, Seminar room 1.08, Kings Buildings Campus

SynthSys Seminar - Joerg Stelling (ETH Zurich)

Speaker: Joerg Stelling, Dept. Biosystems Science and Engineering, ETH Zurich
Title: Multi-Scale Models for Synthetic Circuit Design
Time; 12noon, Thursday 28th January 2016
Venue: C.H Waddington building, Seminar Room 1.08
 

SynthSys Seminar - Guy-Bart Stan (Imperial College London)

Speaker: Guy-Bart Stan (Imperial College London)
Title: Design and control of synthetic biology systems at the whole-cell level

Time: 10.30am, 21st January 2016

Venue: C.H Waddington Building, Seminar room 1.08, Kings Buildings Campus

Open Centre Meeting

Talks
‘Braving new Worlds’ - Alistair Elfick (Professor of Synthetic Biological Engineering, School of Engineering)
'Jump-starting the macrophages pro-resolution phenotype to control chronic inflammation'  -  John Marwick (Research Fellow, School of Clinical Sciences, MRC Centre for Inflammation Research)
 
Time: 9.30am - 10.30am
Venue: C.H Waddington Building, Seminar room 1.08, Kings Buildings Campus

SynthSys Seminar - Prof Jiandong Huang on 18 December 2015

Prof. Jiandong Huang (University of Hong Kong)
Synthetic Patterns: Sequential Establishment of Stripe Patterns in an Expanding Cell Population

Host: Baojun Wang

Time: 12noon
Location: Waddington seminar room 1.08
 

Open Centre Meeting - 10 December 2015

Talks by

Hannah Taylor (PhD student, el Karoui Lab, Biological Sciences) -  ‘Illuminating Gene Expression- Quantitative fluorescence imaging of mRNA and protein in single E. coli cells’

Matt Watson (Postdoctoral Fellow, Cockroft Group, School of Chemistry) - 'An Autonomous Transmembrane Reciprocating Nanoactuator'      

Time: 9.30am-10.30am
Location: Waddington seminar room 1.08

SynthSys Seminar - 26th November 2015

Sebastian Maerkl (Laboratory of Biological Network Characterization, EPFL)
Cell-Free Synthetic Biology

Host: Patrick Cai

 
Time: 12noon
Location: Waddington seminar room 1.08

Special SynthSys Seminar - 19 November 2016

We will be joined by two speakers

Nanometres to Metres - Scale Up Manufacturing Methods
Dr Jining Sun, Assistant Professor (School of Engineering and Physical Sciences, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh)
Functional Fluidics and Its Applications
Dr Jin Xuan, Assistant Professor (School of Engineering and Physical Sciences, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh)
 
Time: 12noon
Location: C.H Waddingotn Seminar room 1.08

Open Centre Meeting - 12th November 2015

Talks by
Luis Montano (PhD student, Swain Group, Biological Siences) - 'Processing of dynamic signals by the glucose-sensing network in budding yeast'
&
Hamish Todd (PhD Student, Goryachev Group, Biological Sciences) - 'Four beautiful models of virus structure'
 
Time: 9.30am -10.30am
Location: Waddington 1.08/1.09