Seminars

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Date Location Presenter(s) Affiliation Title
Jan 14
12:00 PM
MC 2-6408 (K-207) Charles Lawrence, Ph.D. Applied Mathematics, Brown University RNAG: A New Gibbs Sampler for Predicting RNA Secondary Structure for Unaligned Sequences
Mar 16 MC 2-6408 (K-207) Renee Schroeder, Ph.D. Max F. Perutz Laboratories, Department of Biochemistry, University of Vienna Identification of RNA pol II Binding Aptamers Involved in Transcriptional Silencing Using Genomic SELEX
Mar 30 MC 2-6408 (K-207) Peter V. Cornish, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, University of Missouri The Dynamic Role of the Ribosome in mRNA Unwinding as Studied by Single Molecule FRET
Apr 14
11:30 AM
MC 1-6823 Alain Laederach Wadsworth Center Disease-Associated Mutations that alter the RNA structural ensemble: Identifying new RiboSNitches
Apr 27 MC 2-6408 (K-207) Eric J. Arts, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Molecular Biology and Microbiology, Division of Infectious Diseases, Case-Western Reserve University Hidden Roles of RNA Secondary Structure in HIV-1 Replication and as Drug Targets
May 18 MC 2-6408 (K-207) Susan Wente, Ph.D. Associate Vice Chancellor for Research, Senior Associate Dean for Biomedical Sciences, Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center Beyond the Pore: From Nuclear mRNA Export to Translation
Sep 28
2:00 PM
MC 3-6408 (K-307) Holger Gohlke, Ph.D. Professor, Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry, Heinrich-Heine-University, Duesseldorf, Germany A Topological Network Representation for Flexibility Predictions of RNA Structures
Oct 05
2:00 PM
MC 3-6408 (K-307) Michael D. Stone, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Santa Cruz Structure and Dynamics of the Telomerase Ribonucleoprotein
Oct 12
2:00 PM
MC 3-6408 (K-307) Stewart Shuman, M.D., Ph.D. Professor, Molecular Biology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center RNA Repair – Hiding in Plain Sight
Oct 19
2:00 PM
MC 3-6408 (K-307) Marlene Belfort, Ph.D. Distinguished Professor, Department of Biological Sciences and RNA Institute,University at Albany Mobile Introns and Inteins Move and Shake in Response to Stress
Oct 26
2:00 PM
MC 3-6408 (K-307) Joseph Marcotrigiano, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Center for Advanced Biotechnology and Medicine, Rutgers University Replication of RNA Viruses and the Immune Response
Nov 02
2:00 PM
MC 3-6408 (K-307) Nils G. Walter, Ph.D. Professor of Chemistry and Biophysics Research Division, University of Michigan Scientists Watching Action Movies: Real-Time Single Molecule Fluorescence Imaging of Natural and Engineered Nucleic Acid-Protein Nanomachines
Dec 07
2:00 PM
MC 3-6408 (K-307) Stefan Stamm, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, University of Kentucky Processed Small Nucleolar RNAs (psnoRNAs): A New Class of RNAs that Regulates pre-mRNA Processing and is Involved in Human Diseases