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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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Epidemiological Epididymosomal Epigenomics

Oliver Rando, MD, PhD - Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA

 Apr 28, 2021 @ 2:00 p.m.

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

Nucleoside-modified mRNA Therapeutics

Drew Weismann, MD, PhD - Professor, Department of Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

 May 19, 2021 @ 2:00 p.m.

Zoom
Host: T32 Training Graduate Student, Lily Cisco and Dr. Lynne Maquat (Co-sponsored by the NIH T32 Training Grant in Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Sciences, Dr. Lynne Maquat, PI, and the RNA Structure

Dean's Lecture: TBA

Lynne Elizabeth Maquat, PhD - J. Lowell Orbison Distinguished Service Alumni Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Director, Center for RNA Biology

 Sep 13, 2021 @ 4:00 p.m.

More info about Dr. Maquat

DBB Seminar: "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

 Sep 22, 2021 @ 2:00 p.m.

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

DBB Seminar: "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

 Sep 29, 2021 @ 2:00 p.m.

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

DBB Seminar: TBA

Jeffrey A. Pleiss, Ph.D. - Associate Professor, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

 Oct 06, 2021 @ 2:00 p.m.

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

DBB Seminar: "RNA Editing by Adenosine Deaminases that Act on RNA (ADARs)"

Peter A. Beal, Ph.D. - Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of California, Davis, CA

 Nov 03, 2021 @ 2:00 p.m.

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

DBB Seminar: "Transposon-encoded CRISPR-Cas Systems Direct RNA-Guided DNA Integration"

Sam Sternberg, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Columbia University, New York, NY

 Apr 06, 2022 @ 2:00 p.m.

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