London cancer and stem cell in vitro models club

London cancer and stem cell in vitro models club

Wednesday 4th December, 2019
2:00 – 5:00 pm
Clark-Kennedy LT, QM Innovation Building,
5 Walden Street, London, E1 2EF
Followed by drinks from 5:00 – 6:00 pm.

Programme:
2:00 pm – Ms Bethany Hughes, QMUL. ‘Identifying novel pro-senescence compounds for p16-positive basal-like breast cancer.’
2:25 pm – Dr Gillian Farnie, Oxford. ‘Development of 3D in vitro models of breast cancer and prevention.’
3:05 pm – break for tea and coffee in the Perrin foyer.
3:30 pm – Ms Sophie Escott-Morgan, Jellagen. ‘Jellagen®- a next generation collagen matrix for cell culture & tissue engineering applications.’
3:55 pm – Dr Fiona Kenny, KCL. ‘Global alignment of extracellular matrix by keloid fibroblasts.’
4:20 pm – Prof Fran Balkwill, QMUL. ‘Ovarian cancer tumour microenvironment models’

Free to attend. No registration required.

Directions: http://www.qmul.ac.uk/docs/about/27062.pdf. The Innovation Building is number 5 on the map, entered from Walden Street. The Clark-Kennedy LT is at basement level.

Contact: Adrian Biddle – a.biddle@qmul.ac.uk