August Krogh Seminar

Redox regulation of muscle adaptations to contractile activity and ageing

v/ Professor Malcolm J. Jackson, PhD DSc FRCPath, Head of the Institute of Ageing and Chronic Disease at the University of  Liverpool, Director of the MRC-Arthritis Research UK Centre for Integrated Research into Musculoskeletal Ageing (CIMA)

Key publications for the talk

Research profile

Malcolm Jackson is Head of the Institute of Ageing and Chronic Disease at the University of  Liverpool and Director of the MRC-Arthritis Research UK Centre for Integrated Research into Musculoskeletal Ageing (CIMA), which is a joint research centre between the Universities of Liverpool, Newcastle and Sheffield. He has a BSc in Biochemistry and a PhD in Physiology from University College, London, was awarded a DSc in 1994 and FRCPath in 1997. Malcolm’s primary research interests are in the roles of reactive oxygen species in cell signaling and degeneration, particularly relating to ageing and skeletal muscle. His research is funded by the MRC, BBSRC, the US National Institute on Ageing and the Wellcome Trust.

Time

14 November 2014

10:00-11:00: Seminar and discussion
11:00-11:30: Post seminar servings and socializing

Venue

Auditorium 3, August Krogh Building, Universitetsparken 13, DK-2100 Copenhagen

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