Meetings Sena Institute of Technology – African Seminar Series

FASEB Conference April 14, 2021

Imaging cells to organisms for basic science and medical research”, April 14, 2021.

In partnership with the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB)
FASEB Catalyst Conference.


  1. Kim McKim, PhD, Professor, Department of Genetics, Rutgers University, USA
    • How chromosomes direct their own segregation in Drosophila oocytes.
  2. Haitham Shaban, PhD, Research Fellow, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland, and National Research Centre, Egypt
    • Live super-resolution imaging of chromatin structure and dynamics.
  3. Vincent Amarh, PhD, Lecturer, Department of Medical Biochemistry, University of Ghana, Ghana
    • Dynamics of RecA-mediated repair of replication-dependent DNA breaks.
  4. Cassandra Extavour, PhD, (Keynote Speaker), Professor, Departments of Molecular and Cellular Biology; Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, USA
    • Combining quantitative imaging and mathematical modeling to understand nuclear movements in early embryos.
  5. Doug Richardson, PhD, Director, Harvard Center for Biological Imaging, Harvard University, USA
    • Clarifying Tissue Clearing.

Time: 9:00 AM-1:50 PM ET and 2:00 PM-6:00 PM GMT

Cost: Free

Registration: Register here


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