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The Genome of the Hi5 Germ Cell Line from Trichoplusia ni, a Novel Model for Small RNA Biology

Zhiping Weng, Ph.D. - Li Weibo Chair in Biomedical Research; Director, Program in Bioinformatics and Integrative Biology; Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, UMass Medical School, Worcester, MA

 Sep 26, 2018 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dr. Xin Li (Co-sponsored by the RNA Structure and Function Cluster and the Bioinformatics Cluster)

Structural Insights into RNA Processing and Quality Control

Liang Tong, Ph.D. - William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor; Department Chair, Department of Biological Science, Columbia University, New York, NY

 Oct 03, 2018 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dr. Ben Miller (Co-sponsored by the RNA Structure and Function Cluster)

The Yin and Yang of Hedgehogs in Lung Cancer Progression

James Kim, M.D., Ph.D. - Assistant Professor, Division of Hematology-Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Hamon Center for Therapeutic Oncology Research, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

 Oct 10, 2018 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dr. Dave Mathews

Think Breast Cancer Prevention!

Rama Khokha, Ph.D. - Senior Scientist and Professor, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto, Canada

 Oct 17, 2018 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dr. Catherine Ovitt (Co-sponsored by Graduate Women in Science)

The piRNA Pathway in Genome Defense and Fertility

Chen Chen, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor, Department of Animal Science, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

 Oct 31, 2018 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dr. Xin Li (Co-sponsored by the RNA Structure and Function Cluster)

Dissecting RNA Metabolism Using Single Molecule Microscopy

Daniel Zenklusen, Ph.D. - Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine, University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada

 Nov 07, 2018 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dr. Mitch O’Connell (Co-sponsored by the RNA Structure and Function Cluster)

Deciphering Patterns in Selective Small Molecule:RNA Interactions

Amanda E. Hargrove, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor of Chemistry and of Biochemistry Duke University, Durham, NC

 Nov 14, 2018 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat (Co-sponsored by Graduate Women in Science)

Molecular Regulatory Mechanisms in Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) Infection and Viral Pathogenesis

Ourania Andrisani, Ph.D. - Professor, Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

 Nov 28, 2018 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dr. Harold Smith

RNAs and RNA Binding Proteins in Transcriptional Control

Xiang-Dong Fu, Ph.D. - Professor, Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA

 Dec 05, 2018 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dr. Peng Yao and Dr. Yi-Tao Yu (Co-sponsored by the RNA Structure and Function Cluster)