Science and Beyond: Public Talks by Robin J.M. Franklin

Wednesday, 9 November 2016 to Friday, 11 November 2016
Kolkata, Bangalore

The first speaker in the series is Professor Robin J.M. Franklin.

Robin J.M. Franklin is the Professor of Stem Cell Medicine and Head of Translational Science at the Wellcome Trust-MRC Cambridge Stem Cell Institute. His lab works on the mechanisms of CNS regeneration with a particular focus on remyelination, an adult stem/precursor cell-mediated process in which new myelin sheaths are restored to demyelinated axons. Prof Franklin is also Director of the MS Society Cambridge Centre for Myelin Repair, and a Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences.

Prof Franklin's lecture is titled Brain stem cells and brain regeneration.

Schedule of his lecture series

Date and Time City Lecture venue
Wednesday 9 November 2016 at 3 PM Kolkata IISER Kolkata
Thursday 10 November 2016 at 9 AM Kolkata Institute of Neurosciences
Thursday 10 November 2016 at 2 PM Kolkata Presidency University
Friday 11 November 2016 at 2 PM Bangalore  IISc Bangalore
Friday 11 November 2016 at 5 PM Bangalore  NCBS Bangalore