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Department Seminars

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Sequence Selective Recognition of Double-Stranded RNA by Cationic Nucleobase and Backbone-Modified Peptide Nucleic Acids

Eriks Rozners, Ph.D.. - Chair and Professor, Department of Chemistry, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY

 Mar 27, 2019 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

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

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

 Apr 03, 2019 @ 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)

RNA Aptamers for AMPA Receptors and Beyond

Li Niu, Ph.D. - Chair and Professor, Department of Chemistry, SUNY Albany, Albany, NY

 Apr 10, 2019 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

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

Graduate Student NIH T32 Retreat in Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Science: Collaboration of Transcription Factors at Promoters and Enhancers to Regulate Distinct Steps in Gene Expression

John Lis, Ph.D. - Barbara McClintock Professor, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Class of ‘62 Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

 Apr 17, 2019 @ 1:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | Class of '62 (G-9425)

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat

Surviving and Thriving as a Graduate Student

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

 Apr 18, 2019 @ 3:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | Adolph Lower Aud 1-7619

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat

Controlling Oncogenic RAS with Monobodies”

Shohei Koide, Ph.D. - Professor of Biologics Design, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, New York University School of Medicine; Perlmutter Cancer Center, NYU Langone Health, New York, NY

 Apr 24, 2019 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dr. Jeffrey Hayes

Molecular Mechanisms of Splicing Aberrations in Splicing Factor Mutant Myelodysplastic Syndromes

Stephanie Halene, M.D., Ph.D. - Associate Professor of Hematology, Department of Internal Medicine and Yale Cancer Center; Member, RNA Science and Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

 May 01, 2019 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dr. Clara Kielkopf (Co-sponsored by the RNA Society & Lexogen and the RNA Structure and Function Cluster)

Epigenetic Control of RNA Polymerase Pausing: Constraining Tumor Cell Adaption

Paula Vertino, Ph.D. - Professor, Department of Biomedical Genetics; Wilmot Distinguished Professorship in Cancer Genomics, Associate Director of Translational Research, Wilmot Cancer

 May 22, 2019 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Host: Dr. Jeff Hayes

Mapping the Pathway of Mitotic Chromosome Formation

William C. Earnshaw, Ph.D., FRS, FRSE, FMedSci - Professor and Wellcome Principal Research *Please note: Fellow, Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

 Jun 25, 2019 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Host: Dr. Jeff Hayes