The Myology Institute Seminar Series is designed to bring together the UF muscle community to hear the latest muscle biology research from one local and one external speaker each month. This forum is designed to foster discussions and collaborations within the university and provide faculty and students the opportunity to hear from leading national and international muscle researchers. The seminar is held the first and third Thursday of each month from 12-1pm in the Communicore building, room C1-4.
Upcoming Seminar Presentations:
August 24, 2017: Analysis of the dynamics of myogenic growth and regeneration in the mdx dystrophy on different genetic backgrounds
Terence Partridge, Ph.D. FMedSci
Center for Genetic Medicine Research
Children’s National Medical Center
September 7, 2017: TBD
September 21, 2017: TBD
October 5, 2017: Emerging approaches for Duchenne muscular dystrophy using human pluripotent stem cells
April Pyle, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics
University of California, Los Angeles
October 19, 2017: TBD
November 2, 2017: Title TBD
Alan H. Beggs, Ph.D.
Sir Edwin and Lady Manton Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Director, The Manton Center for Orphan Disease Research
Division of Genetics and Genomics
Boston Children’s Hospital
November 16, 2017: TBD
December 7, 2017: TBD