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Open Lectures will take place on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month at 13:00 in the Elizabeth Fry Building, unless otherwise stated. These lectures are open to everyone, including undergraduate students, PhD students, research staff, research associates, faculty and visitors. Please come along and listen to first-class scientists talk about their work in areas of research active within the School of Biological Sciences.

Wednesday 18 October 2017, 1pm
Speaker: Prof Terence Rabbitts, Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Oxford
Title: From Intracellular antibodies to small molecule inhibitors of mutant RAS in cancer
Host: Dr Colin Cooper
Venue: EFRY 01.02


Wednesday 1 November 2017, 1pm
Speaker: Prof Gert Veenstra, Institute of Molecular Life Sciences, Radboud UMC, Nijmegen, NL
Title: Epigenetic regulation during development and genome evolution
Host: Dr Grant Wheeler
Venue: EFRY 01.02


Wednesday 17 January 2018, 1pm

Speaker: Dr Lorna Williamson, Engagement, Royal College of Pathologists
Title: Getting the message across: turning science into stories
Host: Prof Tracey Chapman
Venue: EFRY 01.02


Wednesday 25 April 2018, 1pm
Speaker: Prof Nicola Stanley-Wal, University of Dundee
Title: To Be Confirmed
Host: Dr Richard Bowater
Venue: EFRY 01.02



Previous years' speakers