Events Archive

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 4:10pm to 5:10pm

Speaker: Lalit Deshmukh, UCSD (Chem Dept.)
Host: Julien Roche

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 4:10pm to 5:10pm

Speaker: Paulina Pawlica, Mount Sinai Medical Center
Host: Walter Moss

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 4:10am to 5:10pm

Speaker: Julien Roche, Iowa State University
Host: Alan Myers

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 4:10pm to 5:10pm

Speaker: Eric Underbakke, Iowa State University

Host: Mark Hargrove

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 4:10pm to 5:10pm

Speaker: Xuefeng Wang, Iowa State University Physics

Host: Stone Chen

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 4:10pm to 5:10pm

Speaker: Dr. Wendy Maury, University of Iowa

Host: Marit Nilsen-Hamilton

Thursday, September 9, 2021 - 4:10pm to 5:10pm

Speaker: Walter Moss, Iowa State University

Host: Dipa Sashital

Thursday, September 2, 2021 - 4:10pm to 5:10pm

Speaker: Stone Chen, Iowa State University
Host: Marit Nilsen-Hamilton

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 4:10pm to 5:10pm

Acquire, Adapt, Overome: Plant Diterpene Synthases in a Hostile World

Reid Brown, Reuben Peters Lab (BBMB), ISU

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Dr. Ann Lichens-Park, National Program Leader for Microbial Genomics in the Institute of Food Production and Sustainability of the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), USDA.  Dr. Lichens-Park will talk about her role overseeing the research grant programs at and for the USDA. Jacques Lowe, Host. 12:00 noon (virtual)

Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 4:10pm to 5:10pm

Biosynthesis of Xyloglucan: New Insight Into the Xyloglucan Xylosyltransferases Enzymes Relationship

Olga Zabotina. Ph.D., (BBMB), ISU

Olga Zabotina

Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 4:10pm to 5:10pm

Expanding the Druggable Human Genome

Warren Rouse - Walter Moss Lab (BBMB) 

Monday, April 19, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

BBMB and the Graduate Learning Community (GLC) invites you to the virtual Graduate Student Recognition.  We look forward to celebrating both those who are graduating this spring and those who received honors and awards this past academic year.

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 4:10pm to 5:10pm

Detoxification and Development: Dual Roles of Keap 1-Nrf2 Complex in Drosophila

Huai Deng Ph.D - University of Minnesota, Duluth


Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 4:10pm to 5:10pm

Going Viral with New RNA Tools to Explore the Noncoding World

Nara Lee. Ph.D - University of Pittsburgh

Dr. Nara Lee

Thursday, March 25, 2021 - 4:10pm to 5:10pm


Natalie Ahn. Ph.D - University of Colorado, Boulder

Natalie Ahn


Thursday, March 18, 2021 - 4:10pm to 5:10pm

Drosophila Lamp 1 Mutants Enhance a Parkinson Model Without Affecting Autophagy

Norin Chaudry - Gustavo Macintosh Lab (BBMB), ISU

Thursday, March 11, 2021 - 4:10pm to 5:10pm

DNA Aptamers for Early Detection of Ebolavirus

Soma Banerjee, Marit Nilsen-Hamilton Lab (BBMB)

Thursday, March 11, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Radford Davis, Associate Professor, Veterinary Microbiology & Preventive Medicine, ISU College of Veterninary Medicine. By day, Dr. Radford Davis is a prominent public health scientist. He has traveled the world working on global health issues with a stated goal of improving veterinary health in developing countries. In recent years, Davis has added a new tool to his teaching arsenal. He now uses still photography to bridge art and science. Warren Rouse, Host 12:00 noon

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 4:10pm to 5:10pm

Measurement of Interaction Forces and Binding Kinetics for Protein-Protein Interactions with AFM

Anwesha Sarkar Ph.D. ECE & Nanovaccine Institute, ISU

Anwesha Sarkar image

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 4:10pm to 5:10pm

Multivalency and Protein Disorder in Transcription Factors and Virus Protein Interactions: Common Themes Among Rabies Virus and Sars-CoV2

Elizabeth Barbar. Ph.D. - Oregon State University

Thursday, February 18, 2021 - 4:10pm to 5:10pm

It Takes Tau to Tangle: Functional Studies of a Dysfunctional Protein

Elizabeth Rhoades, Ph.D.

University of Pennsylvania


Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Dr. Sannie Culbertson, Alumni Guest Speaker. Sannie graduated with her Ph.D. in Biochemistry from ISU in 2018 and is currently an editor at Cell Press-- Trends in Biochemical Sciences. Her Cell Press bio summary says, "After growing up and receiving her education in the American Midwest, Sannie joined the Cell Press team as the Editor for Trends in Biochemical Sciences.

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 (All day) to Thursday, February 18, 2021 (All day)
Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 4:10pm to 5:10pm

Understanding the Properties of Magnesium Induced Chromatin Association

Isaac Young -

Ph.D Candidate - Michael Shogren-Knaak Lab (BBMB)