Loading Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

September 2021

A new dawn for chronic kidney disease – SGLT-2 inhibition as a novel strategy

September 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Free

Speaker: Hermann Haller, M.D., President, MDI Biological Laboratory About the Speaker:  Hermann Haller, M.D. an international leader in kidney disease, hypertension and kidney and blood vessel regeneration, was appointed president of the MDI Biological Laboratory on July 26, 2018. Haller has been associated with the MDI Biological Laboratory for over two decades, and has served as a member of the faculty since 2007. He is also a full professor and chairman of the Division of Nephrology at the Hannover Medical…

Find out more »

October 2021

Identifying tissue-specific nutrient-sensing effects on growth, health, and longevity in C. elegans

October 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Stodder 57, Stodder Hall
Orono, ME 04469 United States
Free

Speaker: Aric Rogers, Ph.D., Associate Professor, MDIBL About the Speaker:  Dr. Aric Rogers is Assistant Professor of Regenerative Biology and Medicine at MDI Biological Laboratory. He received his PhD in Molecular and Cellular Biology from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. In 2005, he began postdoctoral research at the Buck Institute for Research on Aging under the guidance of Dr. Pankaj Kapahi. His studies focused on adaptive mechanisms responsible for lifespan extension when mRNA translation is genetically attenuated. He discovered that restricting…

Find out more »

Community Engagement to Enhance Research in Maine

October 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Stodder 57, Stodder Hall
Orono, ME 04469 United States
Free

Speaker: Elizabeth A. Jacobs, MD MPP, Vice President for Research, MaineHealth, Director, Maine Medical Center Research Institute, Interim Director, Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation About the Speaker:  Liz Jacobs is Vice President for Research at Maine Medical Center Research Institute and Interim Director of the Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation . Prior to joining MaineHealth, she was the inaugural Chief of Primary Care and Valued Based Health, Professor of Medicine and Population Health Science and Associate Chair for…

Find out more »

Limb vs Tail – Two modes of tissue regeneration in axolotl

October 29 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Stodder 57, Stodder Hall
Orono, ME 04469 United States
Free

Speaker: Prayag Murawala, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, MDIBL About the Speaker: Dr. Murawala studied across India – Bharuch, Anand, Vadodara, Mumbai, Bangalore – before settling for his graduate studies in the lab of Dr. Jomon Joseph at the NCCS in Pune (2005-2010). He then moved to Europe in Dr. Elly Tanaka’s lab at the MPI-CBG Research institute in Dresden, Germany. Along with Elly, he moved from the MPI-CBG to CRTD, Dresden to the IMP, Vienna (2011-2020). After exploring Europe, he has moved…

Find out more »
+ Export Events