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Department Seminars

If you would like to speak with any of these people during their visit, or need additional information, please contact Stephanie Scoville.

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Understanding the Roles of Antioxidants in Cancer

Isaac Harris, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Genetics, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

 Jan 29, 2020 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307, Room 3-6408

Host: Dr. Josh Munger

Graduate Women in Science (GWIS) Seminar Series: Surviving and Thriving as a Graduate Student

Brigid Cahill, Ph.D. - Director, University Counseling Center, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

 Feb 20, 2020 @ 3:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | Adolph Lower Aud 1-7619

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat

Ribosomes in Motion: The Role of Dynamics in the Mechanism and Regulation of Translation

Ruben Gonzalez, Ph.D. - Professor, Department of Chemistry, Columbia University, New York, NY

 Feb 26, 2020 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Host: Dr. Dmitri Ermolenko (co-sponsored by Protein Synthesis Cluster, RNA Society & Lexogen)

Integrative Analysis of RNA Binding Protein Targets and Function

Markus Hafner, Ph.D. - Senior Investigator, RNA Molecular Biology Group, NIAMS/NIH Intramural Research Program, Bethesda, MD

 Mar 04, 2020 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307, Rm 3-6408

Host: Dr. Mitch O’Connell (co-sponsored by RNA Society & Lexogen)

Co-Transcriptional Splicing through the DBIRD Complex and PRMT5 Further Diversifies Cell Heterogeneous Populations

Martin Walsh, Ph.D. - Director, The Mount Sinai Center for RNA Biology and Medicine; Co-Director, MoTrPAC NIH Common Fund Chemical Analysis Site for Genomics, Epigenomics and Transcriptomics; Tisch Cancer Institute/ Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism Institute Professor, Departments of Pharmacological Sciences, Genetics and Genomic Sciences and Pediatrics, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

 Mar 11, 2020 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307, Rm 3-6408

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat (co-sponsored by RNA Society & Lexogen)

Structure of the RNase MRP Holoenzyme: More Diversity in the RNase P Family

Andrey S. Krasilnikov, Ph.D. - Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Center for RNA Biology, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA

 Mar 18, 2020 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307, Rm 3-6408

Host: Dr. Joe Wedekind (co-sponsored by the RNA Structure and Function Cluster)

Graduate Women in Science (GWIS) Seminar Series: TBD

Alexandria Forbes, Ph.D. - CEO, President & Director, MeiraGTx, New York, NY

 Mar 19, 2020 @ 3:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | Adolph Lower Aud 1-7619

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat (co-sponsored by RNA Society & Lexogen)

Targeting a Toxic RNA That Causes a Common Form of Muscular Dystrophy

J. Andrew Berglund, Ph.D. - Professor, Department of Biological Sciences; Director of the RNA Institute, University at Albany, Albany, NY

 Mar 25, 2020 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dr. Clara Kielkopf and Dr. Joe Wedekind (co-sponsored by RNA Society & Lexogen)

Visualize and Manipulate Single Allele and RNA in Live Cells

Bin Wu, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor, Department of Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

 Apr 01, 2020 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

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

The Art of Possibility: Weighted Ensemble Simulations of Long-timescale Kinetics

Lillian T. Chong, Ph.D. - Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

 Apr 08, 2020 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dr. Alan Grossfield (co-sponsored by the Bioinformatics Cluster)

NIH T32 Retreat Seminar: Telomeres and Cancer: Tumor Suppression and Genome Instability

Titia de Lange, Ph.D. - Leon Hess Professor; American Cancer Society Professor; Head, Laboratory of Cell Biology and Genetics; Director, Anderson Center for Cancer Research, Rockefeller University, New York, NY

 Apr 15, 2020 @ 1:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

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

Keynote Address at the NIH T32 Training Grant in Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Sciences Retreat

Titia de Lange, Ph.D. - Leon Hess Professor; American Cancer Society Professor; Head, Laboratory of Cell Biology and Genetics; Director, Anderson Center for Cancer Research, Rockefeller University, New York, NY

 Apr 15, 2020 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | Class of ’62 Aud (G-9425)

Q&A with Rockefeller University Professor and Telomere Expert, Titia de Lange, Ph.D.

Titia de Lange, Ph.D. - Leon Hess Professor; American Cancer Society Professor; Head, Laboratory of Cell Biology and Genetics; Director, Anderson Center for Cancer Research, Rockefeller University, New York, NY

 Apr 16, 2020 @ 1:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | Adolph Lower Aud 1-7619

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat

Exploring the Ion Mediated Nucleic Interactions and Conformations Using Molecular Simulations

Serdal Kirmizialtin, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, NYU Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

 Apr 22, 2020 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307, Rm 3-6408

Host: Dr. Mitch O’Connell (co-sponsored by the Bioinformatics Cluster)

Epidemiological Epididymosomal Epigenomics

Oliver Rando, M.D., Ph.D. - Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA

 Apr 29, 2020 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307, Rm 3-6408

Host: Dr. Xin Li (co-sponsored by RNA Society & Lexogen)