Lectures and seminars StratRegen Seminar Series with Filipa Simões: "Decoding spatial heterogeneity in the regenerating heart"

06-03-2024 12:00 pm Add to iCal
Campus Solna Peter Reichard, Biomedicum, 3rd Floor

Welcome to a new seminar in the StratRegen Lunch Seminar Series on Wednesday 6th of March 2024 12.00-13.00 in Biomedicum, Campus Solna.

"Decoding spatial heterogeneity in the regenerating heart"


Filipa Simões, Group Leader and British Heart Foundation Fellow, Institute of Developmental and Regenerative Medicine, University of Oxford, UK

Simões lab web site


Filipa Simões lab, University of Oxford, heart regeneration
Photo: Filipa Simões lab

Recent publications

Distinct epicardial gene regulatory programs drive development and regeneration of the zebrafish heart.
Weinberger M, Simões FC, Gungoosingh T, Sauka-Spengler T, Riley PR
Dev Cell 2024 Feb;59(3):351-367.e6

Programming human cell fate: overcoming challenges and unlocking potential through technological breakthroughs.
Lin HC, Makhlouf A, Vazquez Echegaray C, Zawada D, Simões F
Development 2023 Dec;150(24):

Immune cells in cardiac repair and regeneration.
Simões FC, Riley PR
Development 2022 Apr;149(8):

Functional Heterogeneity within the Developing Zebrafish Epicardium.
Weinberger M, Simões FC, Patient R, Sauka-Spengler T, Riley PR
Dev Cell 2020 Mar;52(5):574-590.e6

Macrophages directly contribute collagen to scar formation during zebrafish heart regeneration and mouse heart repair.
Simões FC, Cahill TJ, Kenyon A, Gavriouchkina D, Vieira JM, Sun X, Pezzolla D, Ravaud C, Masmanian E, Weinberger M, Mayes S, Lemieux ME, Barnette DN, Gunadasa-Rohling M, Williams RM, Greaves DR, Trinh LA, Fraser SE, Dallas SL, Choudhury RP, Sauka-Spengler T, Riley PR
Nat Commun 2020 Jan;11(1):600


Sandwiches and coffee will be provided.


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