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Advances in Asthma
New mechanisms, management strategies and treatments
Advances in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
New mechanisms, management strategies and treatments
Agricultural Genetics
Understanding and improving plants and animals for food and agriculture
Alzheimer's Disease
Neurobiology, pathology and treatment
Antibiotic Resistance
From genes to global prevalence
Latest Developments and Future Progress
Fundamentals, Pathways, Clinical Applications and Role in Disease
Autism and Autism Spectrum Disorders
History, Diagnosis, Neurobiology, Treatment and Outcome
Etiology, pathogenesis, clinical manifestation and diagnostic methodologies

Biology and Significance of Plasmids
A multi-talk discussion of extrachromosomal elements in microorganisms
The path forward to highly sensitive and specific molecular diagnostics
The Blood-Brain Barrier
Understanding the regulatory gatekeeper between brain and body
Bone in Health and Disease
Bone Physiology and Osteoporosis

Calcium Signaling I
Regulation, Mechanisms, Effectors, Role in Disease and Recent Advances
Calcium Signaling II
Calcium and Disease
Cancer Pain Management
Advancing towards optimal symptom management
Cancer Therapy
Latest thinking in efficacy and toxicity
The Cell Division Cycle
Controlling when and where cells divide and differentiate
Cells of the Innate Immune System
Roles in health and disease
Cerebrovascular Disease
Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention - a prioritized approach
Chemical Biology
The role of Chemistry in our fundamental understanding of Biology
The Organelle that Sustains Us
Cognitive Neuroscience
Emergence of mind from brain
Copy Number Variation
Expanding the repertoire of genetic alterations in studies of natural variation and disease
Intercellular mediators regulating host defense

DNA Methylation
Physiology, pathology and disease
Drug Metabolizing Enzymes
Fundamentals, Study Methods, Recent Advances and Clinical Significance

The Endoplasmic Reticulum
Fundamentals and Role in Disease
Concepts, Theories, Paradigms and Mechanisms
Epilepsy and Seizures
Causation, diagnosis and management
Eukaryotic Gene Regulation
From Chromatin to Transcription to mRNA Processing
Evolution and Medicine
How New Applications Advance Research and Practice

Free Radicals and the Oxygen Paradox
Oxidative Stress in Biology, Aging and Disease
From DNA to Proteins
The Multiple Levels of Regulation

Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Pathophysiology, presentation, diagnosis and management
Gene-Environment Interactions
Role in the Modulation of Pulmonary and Autoimmune Disease Risks
Genetic Epidemiology I
Fundamentals, Theory, Practice and Latest Developments
Genetic Epidemiology II
Latest Developments
Genetics of Cardiovascular Disease
Genetic interactions in a multifactorial disease
The discovery of glycan function and its fundamental applications
Good Laboratory Practice
Principles, Compliance and Mutual Recognition

Innate Immunity
Host recognition and response in health and disease
Introduction to Cheminformatics
Data management, manipulation and properties
Introduction to Human Genetics
Fundamentals and latest advances
Ion Channels
Mediators of ion currents across cell membranes

The Legacy of Drosophila Genetics
From 'defining the gene' to 'analyzing genome function'
Libraries in a Digital Age  Full series access
Fundamentals and latest thinking

Macrophage Heterogeneity and Function
Role in innate and adaptive immunity
The Mechanisms of Ribosome Function
Insights into protein synthesis
Medical Imaging
Imaging Techniques for Pre-clinical and Clinical Applications
Their design and use
Agents for Health and Disease
Mitochondrial Biogenesis
Processes, Regulation, Functions and Disease
Molecular Basis of Bacterial Infection
Virulence factors of pathogenic bacteria and how they work
Molecular Chaperones
Principles and Diseases
Monoclonal Antibodies as Therapeutic Agents
Fundamentals, Therapeutic Applications and Latest Advances

Natural Killer Cell Biology
Natural killer cell-mediated immunity to pathogens and cancer
Neurodegenerative Diseases
Fundamentals, Research Methods, Latest Advances
Basic research, clinical care and patients' perspectives
Non-Clinical Testing for Toxicity of Pharmaceuticals
Regulatory and Practical Standards for Testing and Application

Epidemiology, Etiology, Consequences and Treatment

Pain and the Control of Pain
Pain transmission, regulation and management
Pharmaceutical Marketing
Latest insights, challenges, solutions and trends
Physiology and Pathophysiology of Neuroglia
Roles in health and disease
Prions and Amyloids
Self-propagating protein structures in mammals, yeast and fungi
Protein Epidemiology
Understanding Human Diseases at the Level of Protein Structure and Function
Protein Folding, Aggregation and Design
Concepts, Experiments, Theories and Mechanisms
Protein Homeostasis
Folding proteins and maintaining the protein-protein interaction networks
Protein Phosphorylation
A mechanism for regulating most aspects of cell life
Genetic Factors Influencing the Kinetics and Dynamics of Psychotropic Drugs

Biology, Pathogenic Mechanisms and Treatment
RNA Interference
Principles and Applications

Tissue in Research (July, 2015)
Safe storage, use, transfer, ethics and regulation
Topical Talks
Talks of interest in the biomedical and life sciences

Vector-Borne Diseases
Characterization and epidemiology of arthropod transmitted infections
Viruses and Viral Diseases
Emerging threats to humans and animals

The World of Hormones
Molecular and Physiological Insights
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Play 'Interactome networks and human disease'
Interactome networks and human disease More info
Prof. Marc Vidal


  • Linear genotype-phenotype relations
  • Genotype and phenotype of eye color
  • Complex genotype-to-phenotype relationships
  • Cells as complex wiring diagrams of interaction
  • Types and properties of interactome networks
  • Network properties required for biological functions
  • Interactome mapping
  • Edgotype
  • Why systematic maps of interactome networks are important


Play 'The genetic basis of kidney cancer'
The genetic basis of kidney cancer More info
Dr. W. Marston Linehan


  • Renal Carcinoma
  • Stage I , Stage IV kidney cancer
  • Human Renal Epithelial Neoplasms
  • Loss of alleles in renal cell carcinoma
  • Mapping the Minimal 3p Loss Region in Clear Cell Renal Carcinoma
  • Studying Cancer Families to Identify Renal Carcinoma Genes
  • Identification of Kidney Cancer Genes
  • Inherited Forms of Renal Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Renal Carcinoma: von Hippel Lindau (VHL)
  • VHL Gene
  • VHL Gene Localization Map
  • Germline VHL Mutations
  • Papillary Renal Carcinoma
  • Mouse Studies of VHL gene
  • VHL Gene Function
  • HIFα
  • Downstream effects of VHL mutation
  • Targeting VHL/HIF in Clear Cell RCC
  • TCGA Clear Cell Kidney Cancer
  • Intratumor Heterogeneity
  • Warburg effect in clear cell kidney cancer
  • Non-Clear Cell RCC
  • Locally Advanced Kidney Cancer
  • Hereditary Papillary Renal Carcinoma (HPRC)
  • Inherited Renal Carcinoma
  • Type 1 Papillary Renal Carcinoma
  • Penetrance of MET Mutation H1210R
  • MET Gene: Type 1 Papillary RCC
  • Location of the HPRC Gene
  • HPRC: Activating Mutations in the Tyrosine Kinase Domain of MET
  • Location of MET Mutations in the HPRC Patients
  • Targeting MET RCC Gene Pathway
  • Potential Small Molecule Target: MET Tyrosine Kinase Inhibition
  • Foretinib: Dual VEGFR and MET Inhibitor
  • MiT Kidney Cancer TFE3, TFEB, MITF
  • UOK124, Papillary Kidney Cancer
  • UOK124, UOK120, UOK 146 & TFE3 Kidney Cancer
  • Inherited Renal Carcinoma Birt-Hogg-Dubé (BHD)
  • Birt Hogg Dubé Cutaneous Manifestations
  • Kidney Tumors in BHD
  • BHD Renal Tumor Pathology
  • BHD Lung Cysts
  • Identification of the BHD Gene
  • Cutaneous Fibrofolliculomas
  • BHD Gene: Chromophobe RCC
  • BHD Gene Locus: Chromosome 17
  • BHD Protein Sequence
  • FLCN Mutation Spectrum
  • Therapeutic Approach: What Kind of Gene is FLCN?
  • BHD Gene Analysis in BHD-Associated RCC
  • Somatic mutations in renal tumors from BHD patients
  • UOK 257, BHD -/- RCC cell line Study
  • How Does the FLCN Gene Function?
  • Folliculin-FNIP1/2-AMPK Interactions
  • mTORC1/mTORC2 Activation: FLCN-Deficient Kidney Cancer
  • BHD Deletion Specifically in the Kidney
  • BHDf/d/KSPCre Mouse Kidney Study
  • Hereditary Leiomyomatosis Renal Cell Carcinoma (HLRCC)
  • HLRCC: Cutaneous Manifestations, Uterine Leiomyomas
  • HLRCC: Papillary Kidney Cancer Type 2
  • Orangophilic Nucleoli + Perinucleolar Halos
  • Fumarate Hydratase Gene: HLRCC
  • UOK-262 Study
  • Loss of a Krebs Cycle Enzyme Can Lead to Kidney Cancer
  • Impaired citric acid cycle and “Warburg effect”
  • HLRCC-Renal Cancer: Glucose-Dependent
  • PET Scan
  • HLRCC novel treatment approaches
  • Kidney Cancer: a Metabolic Disease
Play 'Manufacturing viral gene therapy vectors: general approaches and challenges'
Manufacturing viral gene therapy vectors: general approaches and challenges More info
Prof. John T. Gray


  • Manufacturing of Viral Gene Therapy Vectors
  • Different types of vector production systems
  • Concepts for the design of viral vector production cells
  • Specific viral vector production systems for adenovirus, adeno-associated virus, gamma-retrovirus, and lentivirus
  • Downstream processing
  • Regulatory considerations
Play 'The genetics of frontotemporal dementia'
The genetics of frontotemporal dementia More info
Prof. John Hardy


  • Overall characteristics of FTD
  • Genes involved in frontotemporal dementia
  • Pathology of frontotemporal dementia
  • FTDP-17: 3R and 4R-tauopathies
  • FTLD-TDP subtypes
  • MAPT as the gene for FTD with tangles
  • The microtubule associated protein tau
  • Mutations affecting tau protein in FTD
  • PGRN mutations as a cause for FTD
  • A major locus for FTD and ALS on chromosome 9
  • Chromosome 3 dementia
  • Making sense of these genes

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