Calendar Events

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

12:00 pm

Cell & Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Anna Sokac, Baylor College of Medicine, "More jobs for actin in morphogenesis: Kinetics, membrane economies and stress response"

Thursday, January 18, 2018

11:00 am

"Special" Molecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: Dennis Adeegbe, Ph.D., NYU Langone Medical Center, "Harnessing the Immunomodulatory Properties of Selective Histone Deacetylase and Bromodomain Inhibition for Non-small Cell Lung Cancer Therapy"

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Paul Jensen, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign -- "Transcriptional Chaos During the Bacterial Stress Response"

Friday, January 19, 2018

12:00 pm

Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Anna Marie Pyle (Yale University), "Tuning a human biosensor to control antiviral and antitumor responses: leveraging structural and mechanistic studies of the RIG-I receptor"

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Amanda Adams/Degnan Lab and Nathan Clemons/Wilson Lab

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

12:00 pm

Cell & Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Kris DeMali, Department of Biochemistry, Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, "Mechanisms Coupling Cell Adhesion and Metabolism"

4:00 pm

Philip Olivares (Nair Lab):Understanding the Regulation of Secondary Metabolism in Streptomycetes

4:00 pm

Yuanyuan Hu (Cronan Lab): "A New Pathway for Synthesis of the Biotin Pimeloyl Moiety in Bacteria"

Thursday, January 25, 2018

11:00 am

Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar: Andrew Smith, Ph.D., University of Illinois, Bioengineering, "Counting Molecules in Cells and Tissues using Next-Generation Quantum Dots and Quantitative Fluorescence Imaging"

4:00 pm

"Special" Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Melissa Kane, Rockefeller University -- "Mechanisms of resistance to retroviral infection"

Friday, January 26, 2018

12:00 pm

Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Christopher Ahern (University of Iowa), "The Power of Small: Atomic Mutagenesis in a Post-Structural Era"

Monday, January 29, 2018

4:00 pm

Prof. Victoria D'Souza, Harvard University, title TBA

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

12:00 pm

"Special" Cell & Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Tyler Ulland, Washington University, Department of Pathology & Immunology, "Trem2: key to microglial fitness in Alzheimer’s disease"

4:00 pm

Xinyu Kong (Leckband Lab):

Thursday, February 01, 2018

11:00 am

"Special" Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar: Khashayarsha Khazaie, Ph.D., Mayo Clinic, "Regulatory T-cells: The Achilles heel of colon cancer""

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Stacy Horner, Duke University -- "The epitranscriptome - implications for biology and viral infection"

Monday, February 05, 2018

12:00 pm

CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: John Xiaohe Li, "TBA"

Tuesday, February 06, 2018

4:00 pm

"Special" Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Ashley Moseman, National Institutes of Health -- "Host-Pathogen Interactions at the Olfactory Barrier"

Wednesday, February 07, 2018

12:00 pm

Cell & Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Ashish Lal, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, "Regulating the regulator: Long noncoding RNAs in p53 signaling"

4:00 pm

Anna SantaMaria (Burke Lab):

4:00 pm

Govindjee Fellow: Donald Sheppard (Das Lab):

Thursday, February 08, 2018

11:00 am

Molecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: Postdoc/Student

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Catharine Bosio, National Institutes of Health/NIAID -- "TBA"

4:00 pm

Prof. Vern L. Schramm, Yeshiva University, title TBA

Friday, February 09, 2018

12:00 pm

Special Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Beth Stadtmueller (California Institute of Technology), "TBA"

Monday, February 12, 2018

12:00 pm

CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Nilmani Singh, "TBA"; Binhui Zhao, "TBA"

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Samantha DeWerf/Whitaker Lab and Ananya Sen/Imlay Lab

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

12:00 pm

Cell & Developmental Biology STUDENT-INVITED Seminar: Dr. Maria Barna, Departments of Developmental Biology and Genetics, Stanford University, "Specialized Ribosomes: A New Frontier in Gene Expression and Organismal Biology"

4:00 pm

Ipek Tasan (Zhao Lab):

4:00 pm

Kade Fellow: Liqun Yu (Shapiro Lab):

Thursday, February 15, 2018

11:00 am

Molecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: Postdoc/Student

4:00 pm

"Special" Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Keara Lane, Stanford University-- "TBA"

Friday, February 16, 2018

12:00 pm

No Biochemistry Seminar today in lieu of Chemistry-Biology Interface Training Program and the Department of Biochemistry. Dr. Laura Lowe Furge (Kalamazoo College)

12:00 pm

Dr. Laura Lowe Furge, Kalamazoo College, title TBA

Monday, February 19, 2018

12:00 pm

CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Omid Gholamalamdari, "TBA"

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Marinos Kalafatis/Slauch Lab and Andi Liu/Mitchell Lab

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

4:00 pm

Carter Fellow: Paola Estrada (Nair Lab):

4:00 pm

Dayu Zhang (Martinis Lab):

Thursday, February 22, 2018

11:00 am

"Special" Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar: Shai Bel, Ph.D., UT Southwestern Medical Center, "TBA"

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Richard Gourse, University of Wisconsin -- "TBA"

Monday, February 26, 2018

12:00 pm

CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Alokanananda Ray, "TBA"; Monica Chinea Diliz, "TBA"

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Henry Chen/Blanke Lab and Alexander Palmer/Slauch Lab

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

12:00 pm

Cell & Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Helen McNeil, Washington University, "TBA"

4:00 pm

Jeremiah Heredia (Procko Lab):

4:00 pm

Ji Eun Kim (Shapiro Lab):

Thursday, March 01, 2018

11:00 am

Molecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: Jaideep Kapur, M.D., Ph.D., University of Virginia, "TBA"

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Carolina Lopez, University of Pennsylvania -- "Defective viral genomes as determinants of virus and host fate during viral infections"

Monday, March 05, 2018

12:00 pm

CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Yo-Chuen Lin, "TBA"; Tayyab Adil, "TBA"

Tuesday, March 06, 2018

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Elizabeth Rowland/Whitaker Lab and Michelle Goettge/Metcalf Lab

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

12:00 pm

Cell & Developmental Biology STUDENT-INVITED Seminar: Dr. Alexandra Joyner, Developmental Biology Program, Sloan Kettering Institute, "TBA"

4:00 pm

Nick Lai (van der Donk Lab):

4:00 pm

Joe Seimetz (Kalsotra Lab):

Thursday, March 08, 2018

11:00 am

Molecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: Patrick Kanold, Ph .D., University of Maryland, "TBA

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Valerie de Crecy-Lagard, University of Florida -- "Linking gene and function in the genomic era: examples from 7-deazapurine metabolism"

Friday, March 09, 2018

12:00 pm

Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Bryce E. Nickels (Rutgers University), "Use of metabolic effectors as non-canonical initiating nucleotides provides an "ab initio" mechanism for RNA 5’ capping"

Monday, March 12, 2018

12:00 pm

CDB Graduate Students Meeting with Dept. Head

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Shafiul Azam/Vanderpool Lab and Ik Jung Kim/Blanke Lab

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

12:00 pm

CDB Career Development Seminar: Dr. Melissa Junttila, Genentech, Inc., "TBA"

4:00 pm

Westcott Bioscience Fellow: Robert Sparks (Fratti Lab):

4:00 pm

Payel Mondal (Zhang Lab):

Thursday, March 15, 2018

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Amy Hitchcock Camp, Mount Holyoke College -- "TBA"

Saturday, March 17, 2018

1:00 pm

Spring Vacation Begins

Monday, March 26, 2018

Instruction resumes

12:00 pm

CDB Student Final Thesis Seminar: "TBA"

4:00 pm

Prof. Baldomero M. Olivera, University of Utah, title TBA

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Kelley Goncalves/Shisler Lab and Jesse Grenz/Slauch Lab

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

4:00 pm

Maxwell Baymiller (Martinis Lab):

4:00 pm

Arpita Chakravarti (Huang Lab):

Thursday, March 29, 2018

11:00 am

Molecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: Students

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Casey Theriot, North Carolina State University -- "TBA"

Friday, March 30, 2018

12:00 pm

Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Robert Powers (University of Nebraska-Lincoln), "TBA"

Monday, April 02, 2018

12:00 pm

CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Dongwook Kim, "TBA"

Tuesday, April 03, 2018

8:30 am

Microbiology Student Seminar: Alex Philllips/Whitaker Lab and Yidan Zhou/Imlay Lab

Wednesday, April 04, 2018

12:00 pm

Cell & Developmental Biology STUDENT-INVITED Seminar: Dr. Thoru Pederson, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, "TBA"

Thursday, April 05, 2018

11:00 am

Molecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: Scott Friedman, M.D., Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, "TBA

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Johanna Elfenbein, North Carolina State University -- "TBA"

Friday, April 06, 2018

12:00 pm

Biochemistry Graduate Student Award Seminar

Monday, April 09, 2018

12:00 pm

CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Janhavi Kolhe, "TBA"

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Maryam Khademian/Imlay Lab and Ted Kim/Whitaker Lab

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

12:00 pm

Cell & Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Xinyu Zhao, Department of Neuroscience, Waisman Center, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, "TBA"

4:00 pm

Westcott Bioscience Fellow: Heather Young (Procko Lab)

4:00 pm

Vinh Vu (Leckband Lab)

Thursday, April 12, 2018

11:00 am

Molecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: Linda Samuelson, Ph.D., University of Michigan, "TBA

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Dhruba Chattoraj, National Cancer Institute/NIH -- "TBA"

Monday, April 16, 2018

12:00 pm

CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Surabhi Sonam, "TBA"

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Pritha Rao/Kuzminov Lab and Jiayi Sun/Brooke Lab

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

4:00 pm

Josephine Watson (Das Lab)

4:00 pm

Sushant Bangru (Kalsotra Lab):

Thursday, April 19, 2018

8:30 am

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Michele Swanson, University of Michigan Medical School -- "TBA"

Monday, April 23, 2018

12:00 pm

CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Chih-Ying Chen, "TBA"; Mohammad Kamran, "TBA"

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Paola Parraga Solorzano/Kehl-Fie Lab and Preethi Thattai Ragunathan/Vanderpool Lab

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

4:00 pm

Vishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab):

Thursday, April 26, 2018

11:00 am

"Special" Molecular and Integrative Physiology Seminar: Walter Boron, M.D., Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University, "TBA

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Kevin Solomon, Purdue University -- "TBA"

Monday, April 30, 2018

12:00 pm

CDB Student Final Thesis Seminar: "TBA"

Tuesday, May 01, 2018

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Kristen Farley/Metcalf Lab and Zachary Schaefer/Blanke Lab

Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Instruction Ends

12:00 pm

Cell & Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Michael Galko, Univ. of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, "TBA"

Thursday, May 03, 2018

Reading Day/IT No Change Period in effect

Friday, May 04, 2018

Final Exams Begin