Seminar on “DNA Damage Biology”, by Prof. Penny Beuning
A seminar, jointly organized by the Business Development Unit of the IBMBB and Department of Physics, University of Colombo, was held on Wednesday, October 25th 2017 at the IBMBB conference hall. The lecture held at the IBMBB was delivered by Prof. Penny Beuning (Associated Professor, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Northeastern University, USA), under the topic “DNA Damage Biology”. Prof. Mark C. Williams (Professor, Department of Physics, Northeastern University, USA) participated in the event as an invitee. The seminar was attended by the academics and students of the IBMBB, Faculty of Science, University of Colombo as well as the other higher educational institutes. A discussion session was held after the seminar, at which the representatives of the IBMBB and other institutes including Faculty of Science (Dept. of Chemistry, Dept. of Physics, Dept. of Zoology) of the University of Colombo and the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Kelaniya, discussed about the possibilities of future collaborations between themselves and with Prof. Beuning and Prof. Williams.