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Including internal IMS-MRL seminars as well as events open to all.

NB: During the Covid-19 situation we are now running our Tuesday seminar series online via Zoom. Please check the events calendar for details.

The IMS-MRL seminar series: four events, taking place weekly during term time, with occasional seminars from visiting scientists.

  • External Research Seminars (on Tuesdays at 1.15pm; – sponsored by Astra Zeneca
  • Internal ‘Research in Progress’ Seminars (on Tuesday at 1.15pm)
  • Internal ‘Hot Topics’ Sessions (on Tuesday at 2.15pm; for 1st year PhD and post-graduate students)
  • Mastering Academic Excellence in Metabolic Medicine (MAXIM), sponsored by Eli Lilly. (on Fridays at 1.15pm; sandwiches available from 1.00pm)
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AstraZeneca and University of Cambridge joint virtual Science Symposium

November 11 @ 12:00 pm - November 12 @ 6:00 pm

Join the first ever joint science symposium between AstraZeneca and the University of Cambridge. This virtual event, hosted jointly by senior leaders, will showcase the very best science from collaborations between BioPharma R&D and the University. We look forward to sharing the phenomenal work, and to identify new opportunities for future collaborative projects. For any queries.  

This event is open to AstraZeneca employees and to researchers and doctoral students at the University of Cambridge, Babraham Institute and Wellcome-Sanger Institute.



Registration link 

Topics and speakers from the IMS-MRL:

BMP8b – a new player in NASH​ ​Adipose tissue expandability, lipotoxicity and NAFLD – Professor Toni Vidal-Puig​ 

Artificial Pancreas – Professor Roman Hovorka

Cotadutide – what drives weight loss?, decreased food intake, energy expenditure or both? – Dr Rajna Golubic

Utilising LC/MS to identify novel bioactive gut-derived peptides and peptidomic differences in type 2 diabetic human islets – Sam Galvin




November 11 @ 12:00 pm
November 12 @ 6:00 pm
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