Research Meetings
September through October 2014


September 17, 2014 ( Wednesday )

9:30am - 10:30am
Pharmacology and Physiology Thesis Proposal

Jesi Lee Anne Y. To
(Dr. Alan V. Smrcka, Advisor)

"Modulation of Chemokine Signaling and Novel Anti-inflammatory Properties of Small Molecule Inhibitors of G-protein Gamma Beta"

Location:  Anders Room (4-6912)

Posted by:  Sharon Runion, 4-Sep-14 1:16pm ET


September 18, 2014 ( Thursday )

12:30pm - 1:30pm
Pharmacology and Physiology Literature Review Seminar

Isaac J. Fisher
(Graduate Student in the Laboratory of Dr. Alan V. Smrcka)

"A Biased Antagonist Demonstrates that G alpha i Protein Subunit is Not directly involved in Neutrophil Activation by 5-Oxo-ETE"

Emma G. Grygotis
(Graduate Student in the Laboratory of Dr. Denise C. Hocking)

"Physical Limits of Cell Migration: Control by ECM Space and Nuclear Deformation and Tuning by Proteolysis and Tractin Force"

Location:  Anders Room (4-6912)

Posted by:  Sharon Runion, 16-Sep-14 11:14am ET


September 19, 2014 ( Friday )

10:00am - 11:00am
Pharmacology and Physiology Thesis Proposal Seminar

Joseph A. Bisson (Dr. Ethan David Cohen, Advisor)

"Investigating the Novel Caspae-dependent Mechanism of Wnt5a and Wnt11 Induced Second Heart Field Development"

Location:  Anders Room (4-6912)

Posted by:  Sharon Runion, 10-Sep-14 1:20pm ET


3:00pm - 4:00pm
Department of Biology EEB Seminar

Dr. Nancy Chen, Cornell University

"Genomics of population decline in the Florida Scrub-Jay"

Location:  Hutchison 316

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 2-Sep-14 2:01pm ET


September 22, 2014 ( Monday )

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

Dr. Peter Chien, University of Massachusetts

"Regulated protein degradation during the bacterial cell cycle"

Location:  Hutchison 473

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 2-Sep-14 1:20pm ET


September 23, 2014 ( Tuesday )

12:30am - 1:30pm
Pharmacology and Physiology Thesis Proposal Seminar

Michael A. Trembley
(Dr. Eric M. Small, Advisor)

"A Novel MRTF Signaling Center at Cardiac Intercalated Discs"

Location:  Anders Room (4-6912)

Posted by:  Sharon Runion, 12-Sep-14 9:49am ET


September 24, 2014 ( Wednesday )

9:00am - 10:00am
UROLOGY RESEARCH

Marianne Sadar, Ph.D.

Distinguished Scientist, Michael Smith Genome Sciences Centre, BC Cancer Agency Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of British Columbia

******************************** " Targeting Androgen receptor N-terminus domain: a novel target in a proven pathway"




Location:  1-5336 SCOTT ROOM

Posted by:  Gwen Stark, Urology, 12-Sep-14 11:45am ET


4:00pm - 5:00pm
The Aab CVRI Seminar Series

SPEAKER: Michael I. Kotlikoff, VMD, PhD Professor of Physiology Austin O. Hooey Dean of Veterinary Medicine Department of Biomedical Sciences College of Veterinary Medicine Cornell University Ithaca, NY

TITLE OF TALK: "How the Heart Heals - Vascular and Cardiac Precursors in Infarct Repair"

Location:  CVRI Room A105 - 211 Bailey Road West Henrietta, NY

Posted by:  Jacqueline Velazquez, Cardiovascular Research Institute, 6-Aug-14 11:08am ET


September 26, 2014 ( Friday )

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Department of Biology EEB Seminar

Marek Borowiec, University of California, Davis

"Promises and pitfalls of phylogenomics – what can army ants, stinging wasps, and comb jellies tell us?"

Location:  Hutchison 316

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 12-Sep-14 2:05pm ET


September 29, 2014 ( Monday )

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

Dr. Thomas Begley, SUNY Albany

"tRNA's modification systems and their use of a second genetic code to translationally regulate stress responses"

Location:  Hutchison 473

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 2-Sep-14 1:21pm ET


3:00pm - 4:00pm
Scientific Advisory Board

SPEAKER: Eric Olson, PhD - UT Southwestern at Dallas TITLE OF TALK: Toward a Molecular Blueprint for Cardiovascular Development, Disease and Regeneration

Location:  CVRI Room A105 - 211 Bailey Road West Henrietta, NY

Posted by:  Jacqueline Velazquez, Cardiovascular Research Institute, 12-Sep-14 3:01pm ET


October 3, 2014 ( Friday )

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Department of Biology EEB Seminar

Dr. Robert Edwards, University of Rochester

"Biogeography of the Australian monsoon tropics"

Location:  Hutchison 316

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 2-Sep-14 2:04pm ET


October 6, 2014 ( Monday )

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

Dr. Kenneth Kosik, University of California

"An Alzheimer gene crucible in the far mountains of Colombia"

Location:  Hutchison 473

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 2-Sep-14 1:22pm ET


October 10, 2014 ( Friday )

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Department of Biology EEB Seminar

Adam Johnson, University of Rochester

"TBA"

Location:  Hutchison 316

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


October 20, 2014 ( Monday )

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

Dr. Eric Wieschaus, Princeton University

"Cellular mechanics and cell shape change during Drosophila gastrulation"

Location:  Hutchison 473

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 2-Sep-14 1:24pm ET


October 23, 2014 ( Thursday )

1:30pm - 2:30pm
Center for Oral Biology Presents- Lawrence Tabak Lectureship 2014

Bjorn R. Olsen, MD, PhD Dean for Research and Professor of Developmental Biology, Hersey Professor of Cell Biology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine

"New Insights Emerge When Bone and Vascular Biology Intersect"

Location:  Adolph (Lower) Auditorium- 1-7619

Posted by:  Nicole Beaumont, Center for Oral Biology, 8-Sep-14 10:28am ET


October 24, 2014 ( Friday )

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Department of Biology EEB Seminar

Dr. André Dhondt, Cornell University

"Evolutionary changes in the House Finch-Mycoplasma gallisepticum system"

Location:  Hutchison 316

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 2-Sep-14 2:09pm ET


October 27, 2014 ( Monday )

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

Dr. Frederick Adler, University of Utah

"The ecology of disease interactions"

Location:  Hutchison 473

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 2-Sep-14 1:25pm ET


October 29, 2014 ( Wednesday )

4:00pm - 5:00pm
The Aab CVRI Seminar Series

SPEAKER: Joseph Hill, MD UT Southwestern at Dallas TITLE OF TALK: Cardioprotection: Tale of 2 Mechanisms

Location:  Aab CVRI Conf. Room A105

Posted by:  Jacqueline Velazquez, Cardiovascular Research Institute, 12-Sep-14 10:20am ET


October 31, 2014 ( Friday )

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Department of Biology EEB Seminar

TBA

Location:  Hutchison 316

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 2-Sep-14 2:10pm ET

 
 
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