The new zebrafish facility located at the Biomedical Research Facility in Shenton Park is now operational and ready for use by Western Australian researchers. In order to facilitate uptake of this powerful model organism and facility, a practical workshop will be run by visiting world-leading zebrafish experts in November. This workshop will provide hands on experience with a variety of highly applicable techniques.
Dr José Luis Gómez-Skarmeta from the Andalusian Center for Developmental Biology, Spain will present a Raine Lecture entitled: “Evolutionary dynamics of regulatory landscapes” on 25 October 2016 at 12 pm at the McCusker Auditorium, Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research. All welcome.
Professor Ro Osawa from the Department of Bioresource Science, Kobe University, Japan will present a Raine Lecture entitled: “Evaluation of functionality and safety of food components by human intestinal models: Kobe University’s approach” on 19 October 2016 at 1.00 pm (as part of the Microbiome Symposium) at Technology Park Function Centre, Bentley. All welcome.
Dr Gijs van Soest from the Erasmus University Medical Center, Thorax Center Department of Biomedical Engineering, The Netherlands will present a Raine Lecture entitled: “Imaging of atherosclerosis with light and sound” on 13 October 2016 at 12 pm (followed by a light lunch) at the McCusker Auditorium, Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research. All welcome.
Professor Raffaele Dellacà from the Department of Electronics, Informatics and Biomedical Engineering, Milan Politecnico Di Milano, Italy will present a Raine Lecture entitled “Contemporary Measurements of Lung Mechanics – What are they? What do they tell us?” on 2 August 2016 at 1 pm at the UWA School of Anatomy, Physiology and Human Biology, Seminar Room 181 (1st Floor, North Building). All welcome.