We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Otherwise, we'll assume you're OK to continue.

Biophysical Sciences Institute

Event Listings

Friday 27 May 2016

Chemistry Seminar

16:00 in tbc

Mechanistic Insights into the Structure-Property Relationship through detailed Crystallographic Studies, Dr Mark Senn, University of Oxford

BSI grant discussions and lunch

Pennington Room, Grey College 11.30-13.30

This session is specifically for BSI members to discuss future possible colloborative grant ideas. Discussions will take place over tea, coffee and lunch provided.

Please register by email to

Friday 17 June 2016

Monday 20 June 2016

Durham Lecture Series 2016

20-24 June

16:00 in TBC

Presented by Sir J Fraser Stoddart, Northwestern University

The Durham Lecture Series 2016 will run from June 20th - 24th. Sir J Fraser Stoddart will present 3 lectures on the Tues, Wed and Thurs of that week.

Monday 4 July 2016

British Society for Research on Ageing 2016

4-6th July 2016, Durham University

The 66th BSRA Annual Scientific Meeting, please visit BSI specific webapge for more information: Evolution and the Biology of Ageing

Wednesday 14 September 2016

British Society for Parasitology Autumn Symposium in colloboration with the RSC

14-16th September 2016, Durham University

Microbial protein targets: towards understanding and intervention

This symposium will bring together leading expertise in protein structure determination, biochemical characterization and chemical biology to explore the most recent advances in the understanding of protein function and inhibition in microbial pathogens – both bacteria and parasites.

Sessions include:

  • Microbial protein structure determination and analyses
  • Biochemical analyses of microbial protein functionality
  • Chemical tools for probing microbial protein function
  • Structure, function and rational drug discovery

Contact Details

Biophysical Sciences Institute
Durham University.
South Road,
+44 (0) 191 334 2351