Events Archive

Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Speaker: Xiaowei Hoi, Senior Research Scientist ​​-  Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Title: Structural studies reveal insights into CRAC channel activation

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

Speaker: Dr Shaotong Zhu, Postdoctoral Fellow - Departments of Neurosciences and Biophysics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Title: Structural Mechanisms of Fast Inhibitory Neurotransmission

Monday, January 13, 2020 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Speaker: Jennifer Cash, Research Investigator - Life Sciences Institute, University of Michigan

Title: Structural and Functional Studies on the Signaling Scaffold P-Rex1, a Metastatic Factor, as a Paradigm for Understanding RhoGEF Regulation

Thursday, January 9, 2020 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Speaker: Yang Yang, Postdoctoral Fellow - Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, Yale University

Title: Structural insights into the arms race between viruses and host immune system

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Speaker: Dr. Andrea Berman, Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Pittsburgh

Title: Governing translation: LARP1 regulates protein synthesis at the most fundamental level

Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Speaker: Martin Gruebele

Title: Proteins under pressure

Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:00am

Speaker: Brodrick Sevart

Title: Exploring a Missing Mechanism that Links Redox Signaling to the Actin Cytoskeleton

Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Speaker: Brad Nolen, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Oregon

Title: Activation of Arp2/3 complex by WISH/DIP/SPIN90 family proteins

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Speaker: Josh Beck, Assistant Professor - Biomedical Sciences, Iowa State University 

Title: Mechanism of Malaria parasite effector protein export to hijack the host cell

Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Speaker: Kashyap Patel, PhD candidate in Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology 

Title: Site specific N-glycan analysis of CD16a from human NK cell

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Speaker: Pam Geyer, Professor - Department of Biochemistry, The University of Iowa

Title: Shaping of nuclear structure during mitosis impacts stem cell survival

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:00am

Speaker: Phong Phan

Title: Arms Race Between Bacteria and Virus: Which Side Are You On?

Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Speaker: Doug Barrick, Thomas C. Jenkins Professor - Department of Biophysics, Johns Hopkins University

Title: Using sequence statistics to explore protein cooperativity, evolution and design


Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Speaker: Priya Banerjee, Assistant Professor - Department of Physics, University at Buffalo - The State University of New York

Title: RNA Controls a Switch-like Liquid Phase Transition of Low Complexity Ribonucleoproteins

Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:00am


Speaker: Robert Jernigan

Title: Using Sequence & Structure Information to Annotate Gene/Protein Function

Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Speaker: David Veesler, Assistant Professor - Department of Biochemistry, University of Washington

Title: Structural Studies of Coronavirus Fusion Proteins

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Speaker: Andreas Jenny, Professor - Department of Developmental & Molecular Biology, Department of Genetics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Title: Of Wnt and Waste: Stories on Wnt signaling and a recent form of autophagy

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:00am

Speaker: Lauren Kueffer

Title: Harnessing the Regulatory Interactions Within BTK for the Development of a Small Molecule Screen

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Speaker: Ranajeet Ghose, Professor - Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, The City College of New York

Title: Eukaryotic Elongation Factor 2 Kinase –  A Unique Regulator of Translation

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:00am

Speaker: Julien Roche

Title: “Squeezing Droplets: Liquid-Liquid Phase Separation Under Pressure”

Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Olga Zabotina

Speaker: Olga Zabotina, Department of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology - Iowa State University

Title: “Plant polysaccharide biosynthesis: What have we learned about xyloglucan so far?” 

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Major: Plant Biology

Major Professor: Nikolau Basil

“Compartment-specific Metabolism Associated with Acetyl-CoA and Acyl Carrier Protein”

Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:09pm

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Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 8:00am to Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 12:00pm
Thursday, May 16, 2019 - 7:30pm to Sunday, December 22, 2019 - 6:00pm