Biosensor Symposium (School of Biomedical Sciences)

30 Nov 2016
Kenneth Myer Auditorium, Melbourne Brain Centre, Kenneth Myer Building, 30 Royal Parade Parkville

A spotlight on multidisciplinary research into developing, applying and using biosensors for biomedical sciences. 

Program

Time Session
9.00am Coffee and Registration
9.30

Welcome

Associate Professor Danny Hatters
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Melbourne

9.40

Nanotechnology and Biosensors: From Detecting Small Molecules and Drugs to the Monitoring of the Activity of Whole Cells

Scientia Professor Justin Gooding
ARC Australian Laureate Fellow
The Australian Centre for NanoMedicine, 
School of Chemistry, UNSW

10.25

Developing Sensors to Understanding the Secrets of Nanoparticle Cell Interactions

Dr Angus Johnston
ARC Future Fellow
Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Monash University

10.55

Carbon Biomaterials at the Interface between Electronics and the Human Nervous System

Dr David Garrett
ARC DECRA Fellow
Department of Physics, The University of Melbourne

11.25

Biophotonic Tools for Cytokine Sensing: from an on-cell surface ELISA to a spatial ELISA device

Associate Professor Guozhen Liu
CNBP Research Fellow
ARC Centre of Excellence for Nanoscale BioPhotonics, Macquarie University

12pm LUNCH
12.30 Professor Stan Skafidas
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Melbourne
1.00

Biosensors and glycoproteins: linking nanoscience to neuroscience

Dr Lindsay Parker
Biomolecular Frontiers Research Centre 
Department of Chemistry & Biomolecular Sciences, Macquarie University

1.25

Reversible Sensing with a Flip of the Switch

Dr Sabrina Heng
ARC Senior Research Fellow
ARC Centre of Excellence for Nanoscale BioPhotonics, University of Adelaide

2.00 Conclusion

Registrations

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