Lectures

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CLINICAL MEDICINE AND PHYSIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

The following seminars will be given at 4.30 p.m. on Thursdays in the Lecture Theatre, the Sir William Dunn School of Pathology.

Convener: Professor Herman Waldmann, FRS.

DR J. WALKER, Cambridge
15 Oct.: `The mitochondrion in health, disease, and death.' (Seventh Norman Heatley Lecture)

PROFESSOR G. SMITH
22 Oct.: `Why does vaccinia virus make two infectious particles with different coats?'

DR A. WILKINSON, York
29 Oct.: `Extended family: structure and evolution of gene activator and repressor proteins.'

DR A. GREEN, Cambridge
5 Nov.: `The SCL gene—a master regulator of haemopoiesis and vasculogenesis.'

DR A. POMBO
12 Nov.: `Specialised transcription factories.'

DR M. GAIT, Cambridge
19 Nov.: `Chemical approaches to RNA structure and function.'

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MEDIEVAL AND MODERN LANGUAGES

Dorothy Rowe Memorial Lecture

MR DENIS MACK SMITH will deliver the Dorothy Rowe Memorial Lecture at 5 p.m. on Monday, 26 October, in the Examination Schools.

Subject: `Italy in 1998: has anything changed?'

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MODERN HISTORY

Special Faculty Lecture

PROFESSOR CHRISTOPHER WICKHAM, School of History, University of Birmingham, will deliver the annual Special Faculty Lecture at 5 p.m. on Friday, 27 November, in the Examination Schools.

Subject: `An empire fragments: aristocratic wealth and peasant autonomy in the post-Roman West, 450–750.'

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PHYSIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Florey Centenary Lecture

PROFESSOR SIR HENRY HARRIS, FRS, will deliver the Florey Centenary Lecture at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, 29 September, in the Lecture Theatre, the Sir William Dunn School of Pathology.

Subject: `Howard Florey and the development of penicillin.'

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