NC3Rs-funded PhD studentship

NC3Rs-funded PhD studentship

3D bio-printing human pluripotent stem cell-derived skeletal muscle constructs for disease modelling and drug discovery Applications are invited from highly motivated graduates with a BSc (First or Upper Second) or MSc (Distinction or Merit) from disciplines related to biomedical engineering, stem cell biology and regenerative medicine. Previous research experience would be an advantage. This is […]

STEM CELL FORUM

STEM CELL FORUM

When: Wednesday November 13, 2019 5:30-7:30 PMWhere: The Francis Crick Institute – 1 Midland Road, NW1A 1AT -Auditorium 17:30-17:55 PM Prof Peter Zammit, King’s College London“PAX7, DUX4 and facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy” 18:00-18:25 PM Dr Cristina Morales, Post-doc in Dr Paola Scaffidi’s group, Francis Crick Institute “Safe inhibition of cancer cell self-renewal through an HDACi-H1.0 axis” […]

Masters of Science: Madeline Lancaster

Masters of Science: Madeline Lancaster

7.00pm to 8.30pm, Wednesday 9 October The Theatre, The Royal Institution Madeline Lancaster is an American developmental biologist working at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge to study neurological development and diseases of the brain. She is best known for her groundbreaking research into brain organoids, so-called ‘mini-brains’, made from pluripotent stem cells. She uses […]

UCL CDB Seminar with Prof Fred Relaix – Regulation of muscle stem cells  quiescence and activation

UCL CDB Seminar with Prof Fred Relaix – Regulation of muscle stem cells quiescence and activation

Date: Thursday 12th September  Time: 13:00-14:00 Location: Gavin de Beer Lecture Theatre [Ground Floor, UCL Anatomy Building Gower St, London WC1E 6XA] If you would like to meet with the speaker please contact the host: Dr. Saverio Tedesco f.s.tedesco@ucl.ac.uk  Abstract: Tissue resident stem cells are maintained quiescent in specialized niches and are capable to repair an organ following injury. Skeletal […]