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Image - Stereology with Stereo Investigator® Automatic neuron reconstruction and analysis with Neurolucida® 360

Stereology with Stereo Investigator® Automatic neuron reconstruction and analysis with Neurolucida® 360

Thursday, 30 May 2019
Neuroscience & Non-Communicable Diseases Seminar Series  Speaker: Dr. Susan Tappan, Scientific Director at MBF Bioscience, Burlington, Vermont, USA. Join Dr. Susan Tappan for an exciting seminar on using Stereo Investigator® to design and execute an unbiased stereology study for quantifying cell numbers, areas, and volumes in biological structures and, Neurolucida® 360 for latest automatic methods for neuron reconstruction and analysis.
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Image - Keeping up with Upper Limb Prosthetics

Keeping up with Upper Limb Prosthetics

Friday, 24 May 2019
Neuroscience & Non-Communicable Diseases Seminar Series Speaker: Dr Greg Bowring, Director of Rehabilitation Medicine at The Prince of Wales Hospital Dr Greg Bowring is the Director of Rehabilitation Medicine at The Prince of Wales Hospital and Conjoint Senior Lecturer in the School of Public Health and Community Medicine at the University of NSW. He is currently President elect of the Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine and chair of the Faculty Policy and Advocacy committee.
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Image - DNA Origami Barrels - Professor William Shih

DNA Origami Barrels - Professor William Shih

Friday, 24 May 2019
Single Molecule Science Special Seminar Speaker: Professor William Shih, Harvard Medical School, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Wyss Institute
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Image - 'How to starve cancer cells to death' - Associate Professor Aimee Edinger

'How to starve cancer cells to death' - Associate Professor Aimee Edinger

Wednesday, 22 May 2019
About the speaker Aimee Edinger is an Associate Professor of Developmental and Cell Biology in the UC Irvine School of Biological Sciences and a member of the NCI-designated Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center at UCI. She joined UCI in 2005 after completing a PhD in Virology, veterinary training (VMD), and a postdoctoral fellowship in Cancer Metabolism at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.
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Image - Molecular Control of Cholinergic Interneuron Activity

Molecular Control of Cholinergic Interneuron Activity

Friday, 10 May 2019
Neuroscience & Non-Communicable Diseases Seminar Series Speaker: Dr Nathalie Dehorter, Eccles Institute for Neuroscience, The John Curtin School of Medical Research, ANU
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Image - Neuroscience & Non-Communicable Diseases Seminar. Synaptic Dysfunction in Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Neuroscience & Non-Communicable Diseases Seminar. Synaptic Dysfunction in Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Friday, 3 May 2019
Neuroscience & Non-Communicable Diseases Seminar Series Speaker: Dr Sarah Gordon, Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, VIC Dr Sarah Gordon was awarded her PhD from the University of Newcastle in 2009. She undertook postdoctoral studies at the University of Edinburgh in the lab of Prof Mike Cousin, where she defined the function of the integral synaptic vesicle (SV) protein synaptophysin. She went on to determine the pathological roles of synaptophysin, and another key SV protein, synaptotagmin, in intellectual disability.
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Image - Neuroscience & Non-Communicable Diseases Seminar. Misfolding to mortality: proteostasis collapse as a driver of aging and death.

Neuroscience & Non-Communicable Diseases Seminar. Misfolding to mortality: proteostasis collapse as a driver of aging and death.

Tuesday, 23 April 2019
Neuroscience & Non-Communicable Diseases Seminar Series Speaker: Dr Adam de Graff, Methuselah Health UK Ltd, Cambridge, UK Why do the damaging effects of oxidative metabolism harm some proteins but not others? Why are many disease-causing protein mutations of little consequence to the young, yet even the strongest alleles can give rise to disease when we are old?
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Image - Imaging tumour behaviour and drug targeting in live tissue: insights from intravital biosensor imaging

Imaging tumour behaviour and drug targeting in live tissue: insights from intravital biosensor imaging

Wednesday, 17 April 2019
School of Medical Sciences 2019 Seminar Series Speaker: A/Professor Paul Timpson, NHMRC Senior Research Fellow and Head of the Invasion and Metastasis Laboratory, Garvan Institute of Medical Research. Conjoint Associate Professor, St Vincent's Clinical School, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Australia.
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