Mondays, February 2014


February 3, 2014 ( Monday )

Research Meetings
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Department of Biology Donut Talk

Dr. Daniel Garrigan, University of Rochester

"Comparative population genomics in Drosophila"

Location:  Hutchison 473

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 26-Dec-13 9:38am ET


Other Events & Dates
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Andrew S. Kende Distinguished Lecture

Title: Making Molecules from CH Bonds

Speaker: Professor Justin Du Bois

Stanford University, Department of Chemistry

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 21-Jan-14 10:53am ET


February 10, 2014 ( Monday )

Research Meetings
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Department of Biology Donut Talk

Dr. Alexander Paciorkowski, URMC

"How does transcriptional dysregulation cause epilepsy?"

Location:  Hutchison 473

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 28-Jan-14 9:10am ET


Research Meetings
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Integrative Approaches for Decoding the Function of Long Non-coding RNAs in Human Cancer

Yiwen Chen, Ph.D.


Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Biostatiscs and Computational Biology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard School of Public Health

Faculty candidate, Center for RNA Biology, Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics

Location:  K-307 Auditorium, Rm. #3-6408

Posted by:  Sharon Kubiak, 3-Feb-14 11:30am ET


Other Events & Dates
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Inorganic Seminar

Title: Organometallic Reactivity of High-Valent Group 10 Transition Metal Complexes

Speaker: Professor Liviu Mirica

Washington University in St. Louis, Department of Chemistry

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 22-Jan-14 10:23am ET


February 17, 2014 ( Monday )

Research Meetings
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Department of Biology Donut Talk

Dr. Yury Chernoff, Georgia Institute of Technology

"Protein aggregation in pathology, biology and epigenetics"

Location:  Hutchison 473

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 14-Jan-14 2:05pm ET


Research Meetings
2:00pm - 3:00pm
piRNA Primary Transcripts: A New Class of Long Non-coding RNA

Xin Zhiguo Li, Ph.D.


Postdoctoral Associate, University of Massachusetts Medical School/HHMI

Faculty candidate, Center for RNA Biology, Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics

Location:  K-307 Auditorium, Rm. #3-6408

Posted by:  Sharon Kubiak, 5-Feb-14 10:35am ET


Other Events & Dates
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Inorganic Seminar

Speaker: Professor Robert Morris, University of Toronto, Department of Chemistry

Title: Developing Iron Catalysts for the Efficient Asymmetric Hydrogenation of Ketones and Imines

Host: Professor William Jones

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 21-Jan-14 2:15pm ET


February 24, 2014 ( Monday )

Other Events & Dates
Special Seminar

Title: Weird Theories of Matter

Speaker: Professor Alison Peterman

University of Rochester, Department of Philosophy

Host: Professor Ignacio Franco

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 29-Jan-14 10:14am ET


Research Meetings
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Department of Biology Donut Talk

Dr. Vaishali Katju, University of New Mexico

"Copy-number changes in evolution: genomic features, rates, fitness effects and adaptive significance"

Location:  Hutchison 473

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 26-Dec-13 9:52am ET


Research Meetings
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Microbiology and Immunology Seminar Series

Annual Melville Hare Memorial Lecture

Hosted by the Microbiology Graduate Students


Victor Torres, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Microbiology, NYU Langone Medical Center

Title: "Immune cell targeting by Staphylococcus aureus bi-component toxins: it is all about specific receptors"

Research Interests: Staphylococcus aureus, MRSA, CA-MRSA, toxin, infection, macrophages, neutrophils, PMN, leukotoxin, gene expression, bacterial pathogenesis, toxin-cell interaction, immune response to infection, regulation of virulence factors, in vivo models of infection, leukocytes, toxin receptors. http://www.med.nyu.edu/biosketch/torrev02

Location:  Wipple Auditorium (Room 2-6424)

Posted by:  Corrine Aleese, Micro & Immunolgy, 16-Jan-14 3:30pm ET


Research Meetings
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Pharmacology and Physiology Guest Seminar

Tabetha M. Bonacci

Manager of Regulatory Affairs
CMC at Amgen
Providence, RI

"Regulatory Affairs - What is it and how to Transition Into It"

Location:  Upper Auditorium (3-7619)

Posted by:  Sharon Runion, 3-Feb-14 3:17pm ET

 
 
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