Level 7 Lounge
Seminar
27 Jun 2019 3:00pm
04 Jul 2019 3:00pm

TRI student seminar 

The Translational Research Institute Student Seminar Series has returned for 2019 beginning the 7th of March. Each week several research higher degree students and post-doctorate researchers will give a presentation on their research. These seminars will be held every Thursday,  from 3:00pm-4:00pm in the Level 7 Staff Lounge. Drinks and snacks will be provided from 3:00pm.

UPCOMING SEMINARS FOR 2019

Date

Institute

Presenter

Topic

27 June Uniquest Dr Tamsin Terry Beyond the Bench: Commercialising Your Research 
27 June Bluebox Dr Patrick Dwyer Beyond the Bench: Commercialising Your Research 
20 June UQDI Farhad Dekhoda “The Mechanism of GP130 activation and regulation of its downstream signalling” 
20 June  QUT Dr Ming Tang "Biophysics of collagen molecules in the extracellular matrix"
13 June Mater Research Hayley Reed  “Microbial Regulation of the IL-23/Th17 Axis” 
13 June UQ Manon Napoli  “Non-melanoma tumour in Cyclosporine treated skin to understand mechanisms that give rise to epidermal carcinoma in organ transplanted recipients” 
6 June  QUT Dr Joshua Burgess “SASH1: A novel biomarker for PARP inhibitor therapy in solid tumours” 
6 June Mater Research Patricia Gerdes “Reprogramming activates insertional mutagens in mouse induced pluripotent stem cells”
30 May QIMR Dr Prudence Donovan Beyond the Bench. Part 1: Careers in Commercialisation 
23 May QUT Kaylyn Davis Tousignant "Extensive lipid remodelling fuelled by lipid uptake is an early mechanism of resistance to androgen receptor-targeted therapies in prostate cancer"
23 May UQ Jenny Zeng "The involvement of IFN-gy and CXCR3 in the CD8+ T-cell-mediated regression of Squamous Cell Carcinoma" 
16 May Mater Research Jess Sexton "Spatial analysis of risk factors for stillbirth"
16 May UQ Simone Minnie "Stem cell transplantation establishes T cell-dependent myeloma immune-equilibrium that can be enhanced with immunotherapy” 
9 May QUT Anthony Attack  “A 3D model of osteoblastic stimulation by prostate cancer”
9 May UQ Tahleesa Cuda "Theranostics for metastatic colorectal cancer” 
18 April Mater Research Saurabh Bandhavkar “Size matters: smaller the better!” 
18 April UQ Dr Takumi Kobayashi  "Increased lipid metabolism supports NK cell function in the lymphoma environment” 
11 April QUT Heidi Wagner “Investigating Nuclear Localisation of c-MET Intracellular Fragments” 
11 April Mater Research Dr Ran Wang "Manipulating IL-22 to suppress respiratory viral infections"
4 April QUT Thomas Tang

“ Investigating the role of Neuropilin-1 in triple-negative breast cancer”  

March Speaker of the Month:

Congratulations to Annika Krueger from UQDI for winning the award for Best Speaker of the Month for the TRI student seminar series! She presented a wonderful talk about secreted bacterial proteins from Staphylococcus aureus as local regulators of epithelial inflammation in photo-damaged skin

28 March QUT, UQDI and Mater Research Prof Judith Clements, Dr Fiona Simpson and Dr Sumaira Hasnain 'Women In Science' panel discussion
21 March UQDI Annika Krueger Secreted bacterial proteins from Staphylococcus aureus as local regulators of epithelial inflammation in photo-damaged skin
21 March Mater Mark Williams  A de novo HDAC8 pathogenic variant in a patient with suspected Agelman syndrome 
14 March QUT

Christian Jekimovs 

“Investigating PP4C and PP4R3 in Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma" 
14 March Mater Sherman Leung 

“Doing a Phd? There’s an app for that!!“ 

7 March UQDI Jeremy Brooks

"Queen B - the original Sasha Fierce"

7 March QUT Chris Molloy

"Cell cycle proteins in colorectal cancer"

2018 Archive

Date

Institute

Presenter

Topic

27 September  UQ 

A/Prof Antje Blumenthal

Prof Paul Clarke

Prof Brian Gabrielli

"How To Score The Ideal Job in Science - Interviewing Tips From The Experts" 
9 August UQDI Yash Chhabra (Brooks Lab- UQDI/FOM)  ‘Modulation of GHR driven signalling pathways promotes lifespan extension’
9 August Mater Ting Kai Tan (Hasnain lab-UQ Mater)  ‘MUC2 defect associated intestinal inflammation modulate host metabolic function in a murine model of colitis’

28 June

QUT A/Prof Elizabeth Williams  "Getting out and about"
31 May   Prof David Evans, Prof Matt Brown and Dr Andrew Brooks "How to Publish in High Impact Journals"
26 April UQ Dr Fiona Simpson Sharing your science with investors, philanthropists and the public: more important than ever

19 April

UQ (Fraser Lab)

Paula Kuo

Effective Migration of Skin Dendritic Cells to The Draining Lymph Node Is Dependent on HPV16E7-Rb Interaction

19 April

QUT (Dray)

Bárbara de la Peña

"THE PROTEIN PHOSPHATASE EYA4, A NEW LINK BETWEEN HOMOLOGOUS RECOMBINATION AND BREAST CANCER"
 

2017 Archive

Date

Institute

Presenter

Topic

03-March

Mater

Francisco Sanchez-Luque

Active L1 Retrotransposons in the Human Brain

10-March

Mater

Felicity Davis

Building the Breast Epithelium: Insight From the First Single Cell Lineage-Tracing Studies in the Mammary Gland

17-March

UQ-DI

Hosam Kamli

Drug Resistance to Renal Cell Carcinoma

Mater

Thomas Keech

Bone Marrow Macrophages in Acute Myeloid Leukaemia

QUT

Shubhra Chandra

The Role of Hepatocyte Nuclear Factor-1 Beta in Prostate Cancer

31-March

Mater

Mei Zhou

Role of Adult Neurogenesis in Depression

QUT

Bianca Nowlan

Hematopoietic Stem Cell Antigen Expression of CD27 and CD201 in NSG and NOD-SCID Mice

7-April

Mater

Patricia Gerdes

Epigenetic Regulation of “Hot” L1 Retrotransposons and Their Daughter Insertions in Mice

TRI Microscopy Facility

Sandrine Roy

TRI Microscopy Facility, What’s There and What’s Coming Soon!

Guest Speaker

Arne Kienzle

En Face Isolation of the Mesothelial Glycocalix Using Heteropolysaccharides

21-April

QUT

Thomas Kryza

The Kallikrein-Related Peptidase 14 is Regulated by Androgen-Targeted Therapies in Prostate Cancer Cells and Involved in Progression of Prostate Cancer

TRI Proteomics Facility

Dorothy Loo

Proteomics to Accurately Diagnose Amyloidosis Subtype

28-April

Mater

Danielle Borg

Exploring IL-22 Therapeutics for the Treatment of Diabetes

UD-DI

Thao Tran

An Inhibitor of WNT Production Improves Host Control of Listeria Monocytogenes

5-May

UQ-DI

Aimee Hanson

Profiling T-Cell Populations in Ankylosing Spondylitis Patients Using Immunosequencing

12-May

UQ-DI

Robert Ellis

What Happens When We Take Away Someone’s Kidney? #nofilter

Mater

Md Moniruzzaman

Comparison of Two Murine Models of Bleomycin-Induced

18-May

Guest

Burhan Ali Khan

The Role of SARM1 in Herpes Simplex Virus 1 Encephalitis

UQ-DI

Pascale Wehr

Characterising the Antigen-Specific CD4+ T Cell Phenotype and Repertoire Over the Course

26-May

Mater

Oscar Haigh

Studying CLEC9-A Targeting Prostate Cancer Vaccines in a Humanised Mouse Model

QUT

Ali Jaffary

Novel Role of hSSB2 in BER Pathway

UQ-DI

Allie Lam

Modulation of Anti-Tumour Immunity via The Direct Active Delivery of INKT Cell Adjuvant to CD8+ DCS Against Cancer

2-June

Mater

Frances Pearson

Targeting Dendritic Cells via CLEC9 to Induce Wilms Tumour (Antigen) 1-Specific T Cells Responses

UQ-DI

Paula Kao

CXCL9/10 Signalling Regulates CXCR3+ Immune Cell Subset Infiltration to Pre-Malignant Environment Induced by HPV16 E7

UQ-DI

Heinz Hammerlindl

OGT TET1 Mediated H3k4me3 Remodelling Drives Acquired BRAF Inhibitor Resistance in Melanoma

9-June

Mater

Ramya Movva

Role of Antibiotics in Ulcerative Colitis

23-June

QUT

Jessica Whyte

Investigating the Mechanisms of Ankylosing Spondylitis-Associated Genetic Loci

UQ-DI

Farhad Dehkhoda

Determining The Mechanism of JAK2 Activation by Class I Cytokine Receptors

30-June

Mater

Ran Wang

Targeting Nuclear Receptor RORa to Suppress TH17-Driven Inflammatory Disorders

UQDI

Takumi Kobayashi

Excessive FA Levels Suppress IFN-gamma Production of NK Cells in B Cell Lymphoma

7-July

Mater

Michaela Kindlova

Seeking Novel Genes Involved in L1 Regulation

21-July

UQ-DI

Jeremy Brooks

B Cell Tetramers: Tips and Tricks

Mater

Mia McLean

Childhood Anxiety: Flooded with Reasons Why

28-July

UQ-DI

Tom Schultz

Molecular Mechanisms of RP105-Dependent Macrophage Activation

Mater

Julie Davies

Genes or the microbiota? Identifying the Driver in Intestinal Radiation Damage in E-Selectin KO Mice

4-August

UQ-DI

Kunyu Shen

Screening The ER Stress in Kindey Cancer

Mater

Gabriela Bodea

A Novel Mouse Model to Study L1 Retrotransposition in the Brain

11-August

UQ-DI

Sian Pottenger

Understudied Gut Microbes and Their Importance: The Polyphenol Interactions

QUT

Ena Music

Hypoxic Culturing of 3D Microtissues Improves Ovine Mesenchymal Stem/Stromal Cell Chondrogenesis

25-August

Mater

Sandra Richardson

Heritable L1 Retrotransposition in the Mouse Primordial Germline and Early Embryo

UQ-DI

Johanna Erbani

Vascular Niche E-Selectin Plays a Key Role in Leukaemia Chemo-resistance

01-September

QUT

Sugandha Bhatia

EMT & MET: Underpinning the Phenotypic and Clonal Diversity in Breast Cancer

8-September

UQ-DI

Thanh Hoang

A Laboratory Study of Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma

QUT

Panchadsaram Janaththani

The Role of 5p15 Locus in Prostate Cancer Risk and Progression

15-September

UQ-DI

James Lee

The Role of Macrophages in Ultraviolet Radiation-Induced Immunosuppression

22-September

Mater

Patricia Carreira

Selection of a Tumour-Specific L1 Insertion in the STC1 Gene After Chemotherapy in an Ovarian Cancer Patient

29-Septemnber

Mater

Saurabh Bandhavkar

Identifying Novel Regulators of Adult Hippocampal Neurogenesis

QUT

Samaneh Farashi

Association Study of miRNA-Regulatory SNPs with Prostate Cancer Risk, Prognosis, and Progression.

6-October

UQDI

Cheng-Yu Lin

Translocation Breakpoints Preferentially Occur in Euchromatin and Acrocentric Chromosomes

13-October

Mater

Belinda Lequertier

Prenatal Exposure to a Natural Disaster and Toddler Behaviour Problems: The Importance of Maternal Mental Health and Mind-Mindedness

20-October

UQDI

Haotain Yang

Early Prediction of Chemoterapy Efficacy in Liver Cancer by Specific ROS Levels

27-October

QUT

Mohanan Maharaj

Using Proteomics to Understand EphB4 Post-Translational Modifications

10-November

UQDI

Sharon Del Vecchio

More Than Just a Pretty Picture: How MR Spectroscopy Can Improve the Diagnosis of Kidney Cancer

Mater

Lisa Daly

Mobile Applications and Opportunities for Longitudinal Data Collection Across the Reproductive Lifespan

17-November

UQDI

Enya Chen

FcγR Dependent Antibody-Mediated Immune Response of Macrophages in CLL

Mater

Sherman Leung

Gene Therapy Using AAV in Experimental Type 1 Diabetes

UQDI

Meg Donovan

The Innate Immune Receptor Rp105 Contributes to Mycobacteria-Induced Type I interferon Responses