2018 Gairdner Lecture

Open to the Public

Free Admission! Please direct any inquiries to a.arqusosi@exec.uoguelph.ca

Date: Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: PAHL Rm. 1800, OVC Pathobiology

From Genomic Imprinting to the Human Germline

Dr. Azim Surani

Image of Professor Azim Surani

Recipient of the 2018 Canada Gairdner International award for the discovery of mammalian genomic imprinting that causes parent-of-origin specific gene expression & its consequences for development & disease.

Director of Germline and Epigenetics Research, Wellcome Trust Cancer Research UK Gurdon Institute, Marshall-Walton Professor, Department of Physiology, Development & Neuroscience, University of Cambridge.