Recordings of LSI Virtual Seminar Series presentations made by Life Sciences faculty during the 2020 closure of the Institute due to COVID-19.

Cell context, mutation and ovarian cancer

Dr. David Huntsman, professor in UBC’s Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and co-founder and director of OVCARE, BC’s ovarian cancer research team, presents the May 22, 2020 LSI Virtual Seminar, “Cell Context, Mutation and Ovarian Cancer.” To view the video, click this link: https://vimeo.com/434069951

Dr. David Hoffman

Regulation of inflammation and immunity

Dr. Lisa Osborne, assistant professor in UBC’s Department of Microbiology and Immunology presents the May 8, 2020 webinar, “Genetic and environmental regulation of inflammation and immunity.” To view the video, click this link: https://vimeo.com/433805235

Gut microbiota and host health

Deanna Pepin, a PhD student in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, is based in the lab of Dr. Carolina Tropini. She presents the May 1, 2020 webinar, “Impact of osmotic preturbations on the gut microbiota and host health.” To view the video, click on this link: https://vimeo.com/433027257

Tropini lab

The ACE2 story

LSI Director Dr. Josef Penninger presents the inaugural April 24, 2020 webinar, “The ACE2 story – from negative regulation of the RAS to a rational therapy for COVID-19”. To view the video, click on the image below or use this link: https://vimeo.com/413826223

Coronavirus illustration