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Stem Cell Club

Stem Cell Club Programme 2017

Monthly evening series, held at Biochemistry or at the Clifford Allbutt Building

Retreat 17 26

Wednesday 25th January 

6.30pm Biochemistry Lecture Theatre

Margaret (Peggy) GoodellBaylor College of Medicine, Texas 

DNMT3A in hematopoietic stem cell self-renewal and differentiation”

Balazs Varga, CSCI

"Before the first wave: regulation of neocortical potential"

Thursday 16th March 

6.30pm Clifford Allbutt Building

Simon Buczaki, Cambridge Cancer Centre

"Targetting quiescent cancer stem cells in colorectal cancer"

Sam Behjati, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute

"Tracing the origin of childhood cancer cells"

Wednesday 19th April 

6.30pm Biochemistry Lecture Theatre

Toshihiro Kobayashi, Gurdon Institute

"Depicting human germ cell program with porcine embryos"

Hannah Stuart, CSCI

"Signalling and transcriptional interplay establishes the naïve identity via distinct routes with key conserved features"

Wednesday 24th May 

6.30pm Biochemistry Lecture Theatre

Kosuke Yusa, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute

"CRISPR-KO screening: development and application in stem cell biology"

Margherita Turco, Centre for Trophoblast Research

"Long-term hormone responsive organoid cultures of human endometrium"

Wednesday 21st June 

6.30pm Clifford Allbutt Building

Tuzer Kalkan, CSCI

"Three Transcription Factors Drive the Transition from Naïve Pluripotency"

Martin Turner, Babraham Institute

"Regulation of lymphocyte development and activation by RNA binding proteins"

Wednesday 19th July 

6.30pm Biochemistry Lecture Theatre

Jose Silva, CSCI

"Breaking the dogma: Initiation of X-chromosome inactivation is gender independent"

John Marioni, EMBL-EBI

"Understanding cell fate decisions using single-cell transcriptomics"