Events Archive

Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Vacuolar RNA degradation in the nucleoside salvage pathway of Arabidopsis
Ang-Yu Liu, Gustavo MacIntosh Lab

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Jack Hartwigsen, OIPTT

Jack A. Hartwigsen, PhD, MBA, is the Technology Marketing Manager in the ISU Office of Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer (OIPTT) and he will talk about his career in intellectual property and technology transfer.

Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Exploring the ring contraction mechanism of a bacterial cytochrome P450 in gibberellin phytohormone biosynthesis
Liza Alexander Reuben Peters Lab

Liza Alexander

Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Characterization of Zea mays fatty acid elongase catalytic components
Kenna Stenback, Basil Nikolau Lab

Kenna Stenback

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Dr. Puneet Juneja, Biotechnology Office. Warren Rouse, host

Puneet Juneja

The BBMB GLC plan events that enhance the professional development and career planning of graduate students in BBMB.


Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Membrane transport mechanisms at the malaria parasite-host cell interface
TBD, Josh Beck Lab (B M S)

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Dr. Justin Greenlee, Research Veterinary Medical Officer, USDA. Jacques Lowe, host. 12:00-1:00 pm (virtual)

Justin Greenlee

The BBMB GLC plan events that enhance the professional development and career planning of graduate students in BBMB.

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Understanding structure-function relationships of class II diterpene cyclases
Cody Lemke, Reuben Peters Lab

Cody Lemke

Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Investigating conformational dynamics of the N6-methyladenosine eraser protein FTO
Balabhadra Khatiwada Vincenzo Venditti Lab (CHEM)

Balabhadra Khatiwada

Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Engineering 3D platforms to understand cell-cell and cell-matrix interactions in the tumor microenvironment
Shalini Raj, Ian Schneider Lab (CBE)

Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Development of a full-length activation state model to understand BTK autophosphorylation
Jacques Lowe, Amy Andreotti Lab

Jacques Lowe

Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm


Motions in tyrosine kinase regulation
Markus Seeliger, SUNY-Stony Brook University

Markus Seeliger

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Dissecting WAVE complex signaling by precise genome editing in zebrafish
Pongrat Jaisil, Stone Chen & Jeff Essner Lab (BBMB & GDCB)

Pongrat Jaisil

Monday, September 7, 2020 (All day)
Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm



Speaker: Dr Markus Seeliger, Associate Professor, Stony Brook University

Title: Motions Matter: Dynamics of Protein Kinase Regulation and Drug Binding

Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm


Speaker: Dr B. Tracy Nixon, Professor - Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Penn State

Title: The Importance of Spatial Organization: Structure / Function Studies of Bacterial Enhancer Binding Proteins and Cellulose Synthases

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm


Speaker: Dr John Gross, Professor - Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of California-San Francisco

Title: Order from chaos: how unstructured proteins control RNA decay

Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm


Speaker: Dr Elisar Barbar, Professor, Faculty Director of the OSU Biomolecular NMR Facility, and Department Head, Oregon State University

Title: Protein disorder in regulation and assembly of large molecular machines


Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Speaker: Jack Dunkle, Assistant Professor-Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Alabama

Title: Mechanisms and specificity of Cas10 mediated interference

Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Speaker: Dr Matthew Simon, Associate Professor - Department of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, Yale University

Title: Chemical tools to study the dynamics of the transcriptome

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Neha Amatya, ISU
Neha Amatya, ISU

Title: Allosteric regulation of BTK

Abstract: Bruton Tyrosine kinase (BTK) is a cytoplasmic non-receptor tyrosine kinase that is predominantly found in B-cells and is targeted for the treatment of auto-immune diseases and immune cancers.

Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Speaker: Yanxin Liu, Postdoctoral Fellow - Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California San Francisco and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Title: Molecular mechanism of the Hsp90 chaperone machinery: co-chaperone regulation and client protein maturation

Monday, February 3, 2020 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Speaker: Greg Martin, Postdoctoral Associate - Department of Integrative Structural and Computational Biology, The Scripps Research Institute

Title: Deciphering the immune response to malaria and novel ion channel biology with cryo-EM

Thursday, January 30, 2020 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Speaker: Halil Aydin, Postdoctoral Scholar - Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology, University of California San Francisco

Title: The Structural Basis of Mitochondrial Coenzyme Q Biosynthesis

Monday, January 27, 2020 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Speaker: CJ Lim, NIH Postdoctoral Fellow - Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Colorado Boulder

Title: The cryo-EM structure of human CST reveals a two-megadalton decameric assembly bound to telomeric DNA