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Seminars take place monthly, featuring a leading international speaker from the cardiovascular field and attracting an audience from around Cambridge and beyond.

If there is someone you would like to invite to give a seminar, virtually or in person, we'd love to hear from you.  Our seminars are listed on talks.cam and on our website. Keep the science communication going!

Forthcoming seminars

Thursday 20 October, 1pm-2pm (in person, HLRI, rooms 0.R100-102)

Title: Epigenetic Regulation of Vascular Ageing and Calcification

Catherine Shanahan, PhD
Professor of Cellular Signaling, Cardiovascular Division, King's College London

Hosted by Helle F Jorgensen

 

Thursday 27 October, 1pm-2pm (in person, HLRI, rooms 0.R100-102)

Title: Monocarboxylate transporters and lactate in the brain: from cognition to neuroprotection

Prof. Luc Pellerin, Director, Inserm U1313, University of Poitiers, France

Dr. Anne-Karine Bouzier-Sore, Vice-director, CNRS UMR 5536, University of Bordeaux, France

Hosted by Thomas Krieg and Mike Murphy

 


 

Previous seminars

Thursday 7 July 2022, 12.30pm-1.30pm

Title: Targeting non-coding RNAs in vascular cell therapy

Professor Lars Maegdefessel

Dept of Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine, Karolinska Institutet

Technical University of Munich

 

Thursday 10 March 2022, 12pm-1pm Zoom

Aortic disease in Marfan syndrome: new molecular drivers and therapeutic targets

Juan Miguel Redondo

Spanish National Centwe for Cardiovascular Reseach

Hosted by Sanjay Sinha

 

Thursday 3 March, 12.00-13.00

"An optogenetic on/off switch to decipher mechanisms of cardiac remuscularisation"

Prof.Thomas Eschenhagen. Director, Dept of Experimental Pharmacology and Toxicology, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf.

Venue: Lecture Theatre Two, School of Clinical Medicine

Hosted by Thomas Kreig

 

Thursday 2 December 2021, 12:00-13:00

The Ca2+-gated Cl- channel TMEM16A is a crucial amplifier of capillary pericyte contraction in the normal and ischemic brain.

Dr Paolo Tammaro, Associate Professor in Pharmacology, University of Oxford.

https://www.pharm.ox.ac.uk/research/tammaro-group-molecular-and-systems-pharmacology-of-vascular-ion-channels

Hosted by Chris Huang

 

Thursday 14 October, 2021

Functional Genomics of Cardiomyopathies

Professor Lucie Carrier, University Medical Centre Hamburg

 

Thursday 24 June 2021, 12:00-13:00

Sodium channel complexes and cardiac arrhythmia

Samantha Salvage (Tony Jackson Lab) Dept Biochemistry/Neuroscience.

 

Thursday 27 May 2021, 12:00-13:00

Development of virtual heart for the study of cardiac arrhythmias

LINK TO TALK ON YOU TUBE

Henggui Zhang, Professor of Biological Physics, University of Manchester. Hosted by Professor Chris Huang.

 

Thursday 17 December 2020,  12.30-1.30pm.
Dr. E. Dale Abel, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Health Care
Hosted by Dr Jane Goodall

Please email vr314@medschl.cam.ac.uk for link to recorded talk

 

Thursday 5 November 2020, 12.30-1.30pm.
LINK TO TALK ON YOU TUBE
"Taking control of innate immunity with nanobiologics"
Willem Mulder, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York
Hosted by Prof. Ziad Mallat

 

 

 

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