Trends in Life Sciences (TLS) Seminar Series


The Trends in Life Sciences (TLS) Seminar Series are monthly talks by leading academics and scientists who are set to lead the biotechnology and life sciences landscape in the country and beyond. Apart from scheduled lectures we also invite guest speakers who are on a visit to the country and would like to share their work with the community in Pakistan.
All lectures are hosted at the Institute of Integrative Biosciences, Main Campus, CECOS University and are open to all.

TLS Events List:
8th March 2016
• ‘Biomimetics’ by Dr. Muhammad Safwan Akram, Senior Lecturer in Biological & Process Engineering, School of Science & Engineering, Teesside University, UK.
27th May 2016
• ‘Fragment Screening Based Drug Lead Discovery Against Schistosoma mansoni Purine Nucleotide Phosphorylase ‘ by Dr. Muhammad Faheem, Catholic University of Brasilia, Brazil
• ‘Interferon-alpha-mediated Regulation of Hepadnaviral cccDNA Transcription & Metabolism’ by Muhammad Sheraz, Drexel University College of Medicine, USA
14th July, 2016
• ‘Applications and Future of Biotechnology in Pakistan’ by Prof. Sohail Asif Qureshi, Former Dean & Professor at SBA School of Science & Engineering, LUMS.