Pharmacology Thesis Defense: Linking the cytoskeleton to transcription: A role for myocardin-related transcription factors in heart development and disease
Michael Trembley - PhD candidate
Oct 20, 2017 - 9:30 a.m.
Medical Center Adolph Auditorium, 1-7619
Host: Dr. Eric Small
Pharmacology Thesis Defense: Phosphorylation Regulates Molecular Chaperoning and GEF Functions of Ric-8A in Heterotrimeric G protein Signaling
Makaía Papasergi-Scott - PhD candidate
Oct 24, 2017 - 8:30 a.m.
Medical Center Ryan Case Method Room (1-9576)
Host: Dr. Robert Freeman (Advisor)
NSC Thesis Defense: Notch and BMP Signaling Ligands in Ocular Development: An Analysis of Altered Spatiotemporal Expression and Gene Dosage
Advisors: Richard Libby & Amy Kiernan - Ph.D. Candidate
Nov 03, 2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Medical Center K-207 (2-6408)
Epidemiology Thesis Defense: Childhood and Adulthood Stress Exposures in Relation to Late-Life Cognitive Function: A Life Course Perspective
Adan Z Becerra - PhD candidate
Nov 13, 2017 - 11:00 a.m.
Saunders Research Bulding SRB 1.416
Host: Christopher L. Seplaki (Advisor)
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