Fly South-West

Fly South-West

General Information

Meeting dates:  March 2018 and 14 June 2018.

FlySouthWest Website

Please contact the meeting organiser for details of the March meeting.


Wednesday 14 June

Venue: Aims 2A/B,

1:30-2pm Lunch

2-2:30pm “”Functions of conserved Alzheimer’s Disease risk genes in the Drosophila nervous system” Dr Owen Peters, (Dr Owen Peters lab) (Cardiff University)

2:30-3pm ” “Genetics of Axonal Mitochondrial Biology” Dr Gaynor Smith (Dr Gaynor Smith lab) (Cardiff University)

3-3:30pm Tea and Coffee

3:30-4pm “Non canonical nucleosome positioning in Drosophila testis” Dr Katia Jindrich (Prof Helen White-Cooper lab Cardiff University)



Open discussion, pizza and drinks followed by Robin Hood pub


Meeting organisers:

James Hodge