Past Seminars

Date Title Speaker Host Time and Location
07/10/2021 Mechanistic insight into bacterial entrapment by septin cage reconstitution Dr Damian Lobato-Marquez, LSHTM Ana Teresa Lopez Jimenez 12.45 – 13.45, Online
23/09/2021 Deciphering tuberculosis immunopathology to design adjunct treatment options using human 3D in vitro granulomas Dr Damien Portevin, Swiss TPH Teresa Cortes 12.45 – 13.45, Online
09/09/2021 Progress and puzzles in understanding and targeting malaria parasite egress Prof Mike Blackman, The Francis Crick Institute Rob Moon 12.45 – 13.45, Online
29/07/2021 Cholera in the times of Covid Prof Nick Thomson, Sanger Institute Serge Mostowy 12.45 – 13.45, Online
15/07/2021 Epstein-Barr virus, a master manipulator of B cell biology Prof Sumita Bhaduri-McIntosh, University of Florida Theresa Ward 12.45 – 13.45, Online
01/07/2021 Collective mechanosensing driven by innate immune signaling drives the extrusion end masse of bacterially-infected epithelial cells DR Effie Bastounis, Tuebingen University Serge Mostowy 12.45 – 13.45, Online
17/06/2021 Multiform antibiotic resistance in mycobacteria DR Julien Vaubourgeix, Imperial College London Teresa Cortes 12.45 – 13.45, Online
15/06/2021 Cutting back malaria: CRISPR-based approaches for antimalarial target discovery Dr Marcus Lee, The Sanger Institute Colin Sutherland & David Baker 11.00 – 12.00, Online
03/06/2021 Targeting insect tyrosine metabolism for vector control Dr Alvaro Acosta-Serrano, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine Marta Moreno Leirana 12.45 – 13.45, Online
20/05/2021 Contact-dependent bacterial cell-cell interactions in microbial communities Dr Brian Ho, Birkbeck, University of London Serge Mostowy 12.45 – 13.45, Online
06/05/2021 Evolution of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex: from biology to global tuberculosis control Dr Iñaki Comas, Biomedicine Institute of Valencia, Spain Teresa Cortes 12.45 – 13.45, Online
22/04/2021 Bacterial Shapeshifting: Super-power or Achilles’ Heel? Prof Cynthia Whitchurch, Quadram Institute Serge Mostowy 12.45 – 13.45, Online
25/03/2021 Dengue and our new work to understand its transmission and the potential for prophylactic prevention Prof Martin Hibberd, LSHTM David Allen 12.45 – 13.45, Online
11/03/2021 L-form switching in antibiotic evasion Dr Katarzyna Mickiewicz, Newcastle University Serge Mostowy 12.45 – 13.45, Online
25/02/2021 Why does Trypanosoma cruzi cause Chagas disease? Prof John Kelly, LSHTM Susana Campino 12.45 – 13.45, Online
11/02/2021 Combining reverse genetics and live microscopy to investigate Plasmodium knowlesi invasion of red blood cells Melissa Hart, LSHTM Rob Moon 12.45 – 13.45, Online
28/01/2021 Sneaking out with the trash’: how coronaviruses exit cells Dr Nihal Altan-Bonnet, NIH Theresa Ward 12.45 – 13.45, Online
14/01/2021 Bunyavirales: An expanding order of emerging viruses Prof Roger Hewson, LSHTM David Allen 12.45 – 13.45, Online
17/12/2020 Emergence of Shigella as a STI Dr Kate Baker, Liverpool University, UK Serge Mostowy 12.45 – 13.45, Online
03/12/2020 Virus Restriction Factors Dr Rui Pedro Ribeiro Galao, King’s College London, UK David Allen 12.45 – 13.45, Online
19/11/2020 Understanding Aetiology and Transmission of Acute Diarrhoeal Diseases in Central India: Towards a One Health Perspective Dr Tanya Monagham, Nottingham Biomedical Research Centre, UK Lisa Dawson 12.45 – 13.45, Online
05/11/2020 Back on track: The functions of actin in apicomplexan parasites Prof Mark Meissner, Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich, Germany Rob Moon 12.45 – 13.45, Online
29/10/2020 Discovery and development of Bedaquiline: Story of a novel drug for MDR-tuberculosis Prof Anil Koul, LSHTM Teresa Cortes 12.45 – 13.45, Online
22/10/2020 Three pathogens and three secretion systems – stories on host cell manipulation and interbacterial competition Dr Ethel Bayer Santos Richard Stabler 12.45 – 13.45, Online
08/10/2020 Cells, mice and zebrafish: tackling human norovirus replication on the road to antiviral drug discovery Dr Joana Duarte Da Rocha Pereira, KU Leuven, Belgium David Allen 12.45 – 13.45, Online
24/09/2020 Development of a genetic toolbox for Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae informed by genome analysis Dr Janine Bosse, Imperial College London, UK Jon Cuccui 12.45 – 13.45, Online
05/03/2020 Current knowledge in cell biology of Eimeria species and how this informs control strategies against coccidiosis Dr Virginia Marugan-Hernandez, Royal Veterinary College, London, UK Francisco Olmo Arevalo 12.45 – 13.45, Manson Lecture Theatre
13.02.2020 Dihydroorotate dehydrogenase: A potential target against schistosomiasis Dr Maria Cristina Nonato Costa, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil Nick Furnham 12.45 – 13.45, Manson Lecture Theatre
03.10.2019 Elucidation of the role of cAMP in Mycobacterial antibiotics tolerance by cAMP phosphodiesterase, bioenergetics and 13C flux analysis Dr. Gerald Larrouy-Maumus, Imperial College London, UK Teresa Cortes 12.45 – 13.45, Manson Lecture Theatre
06.02.2020 Malaria liver stage biology Dr Rebecca Limenitakis, Swiss Integrative Centre for Human Health, Fribourg, Switzerland Robert Moon 12.45 – 13.45, Manson Lecture Theatre
10.10.2019 The role of an essential cyclic GMP signalling component and a downstream effector in Plasmodium falciparum merozoite egress and invasion Stephanie Nofal, LSHTM, UK David Baker 12.45 – 13.45, Manson Lecture Theatre
12.12.2019 Identification of perturbed immune and metabolic responses during Tuberculosis disease Dr Alba Llibre-Serradell, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France Martin Goodier 12.45 – 13.45, Manson Lecture Theatre
14.11.2019 Discussing new results of whole genome screens relating to antibody response Dr Pavel Tolar, The Francis Crick Institute, London, UK Theresa Ward 12.45 – 13.45, Manson Lecture Theatre
16.01.2020 Use of zebrafish to study emerging Shigella infection Dr Vincenzo Torraca, LSHTM, London, UK Serge Mostowy 12.45 – 13.45, Manson Lecture Theatre
17.10.2019 Simple RNA viruses: avoiding the tyranny of symmetry to stay infectious Prof Peter Stockley, University of Leeds, UK Polly Roy 12.45 – 13.45, Manson Lecture Theatre
19.09.2019 Tracing infectious disease through time: case studies in antibiotic resistance and Plasmodium evolution Dr Lucy van Dorp, University College London, UK Chris Drakeley 12.45 – 13.45, Manson Lecture Theatre
21.11.2019 Too hot to handle! RNA thermometer mediated regulation of zinc resistance in the bacterial pathogen Campylobacter jejuni Dr Dennis Linton, University of Manchester, UK Brendan Wren 12.45 – 13.45, Manson Lecture Theatre
26.09.2019 Interrogating and challenging the human lung: implications for TB vaccines, diagnostics, and treatment Prof Keertan Dheda, University of Cape Town, South Africa Taane Clark 12.45 – 13.45, Manson Lecture Theatre
28.11.2019 Cytokine and antibody-dependent activation of natural killer cells after Ebola vaccination Dr Helen Wagstaffe, University College London, UK Martin Goodier 12.45 – 13.45, Manson Lecture Theatre

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