Seminars
Seminars

Seminars

Our seminar programme is intended to foster collaborative links between the CCB and researchers within Australia and internationally. All researchers are welcome to attend.

Seminars take place on Thursday afternoons, 12-1pm in room HB8-18. Seminar conveners are Associate Professor Yeesim Khew-Goodall and Associate Professor Susan Branford 

2 Aug 2018 A/Prof Meredith O'Keeffe
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute, Monash University
Dendritic cells, interferon-lambda and immunotherapy
Host: Cameron Bastow
9 Aug 2018 Dr Leonie Quinn
Cancer Models Group, ACRF Department of Cancer Biology and Therapeutics, John Curtin School of Medical Research, The Australian National University
Surprising roles for single stranded DNA binding proteins in germline and neuroblast stem cell fate
Host: Michael Samuel
16 Aug 2018 A/Prof Jeff Babon 
Laboratory head, Structural Biology Cancer and Haematology, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research 
Host: Denis Tvorogov
23 Aug 2018 Prof Merlin Crossley
Deputy Vice-Chancellor Academic, University of New South Wales
Host: Sharad Kumar
6 Sep 2018 A/Prof James Murphy
Laboratory Head, Cell Signalling and Cell Death, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
Dawn of the dead: cell death by the zombie protein, MLKL
Host: Tim Hercus
13 Sep 2018 A/Prof Oliver Sieber
Acting Division Head, Systems Biology and Personalised Medicine, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
Host: Michael Samuel
11 Oct 2018 Prof Joe Trapani
Group Leader, Cancer Immunology Program, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Host: Tim Hercus
25 Oct 2018 Prof Richard Iggo 
Professor of Cell Biology, University of Bordeaux
Intraductal and organoid models of human breast cancer
Host: Sarah Boyle
1 Nov 2018 Dr Maté Biro
EMBL Australia Group Leader - Cell Motility and Mechanobiology, The University of New South Wales
Host: Michael Samuel
15 Nov 2018 A/Prof Nikola Bowden 
DNA Repair Group Leader, Vanessa McGuigan HMRI Research Fellow in Ovarian Cancer; School of Medicine and Public Health, Faculty of Health & Medicine, Hunter Medical Research Institute 
Repurposing chemotherapy to exploit DNA repair, epigenetics and the immune system for cancer treatment
Host: Claudine Bonder