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Small RNA Fighting Genome Invaders: From Bacteria to Mammals

Alexei Aravin, Ph.D. - Professor, Division of Biology and Biological Engineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA

 Feb 21, 2018 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dr. Dmitri Ermolenko

Epigenetic Control of Transposable Elements in the Genome

P. Jeremy Wang, M.D., Ph.D. - Professor of Developmental Biology; Director, Center for Animal Transgenesis & Germ Cell Research, Department of Biomedical Sciences School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

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

Host: Dr. Xin Li

Family Planning During the Pursuit of a Career in Scientific Research - Perspectives, Considerations and Resources

Kristian Baker, Ph.D. - Associate Professor, Center for RNA Science and Therapeutics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH

 Mar 13, 2018 @ 3:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | Ryan Case Method Room 1-9576

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat

RNA Quality Control: Recognizing and Eliminating Nonsense

Kristian Baker, Ph.D. - Associate Professor, Center for RNA Science and Therapeutics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH

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

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat

Biology of RNA End Modification and Repair

Jay Hesselberth, Ph.D. - Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO

 Mar 21, 2018 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

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

Functional and Regulatory Insights into RNA Editing

Jin Billy Li, Ph.D. - Associate Professor, Department of Genetics, Stanford University, Stanford, CA

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

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

Targeting the Viral RNA Polymerase for Antiviral Therapy: Insight From Studies of Single Molecules and Single, Infected Cells

Craig E. Cameron, Ph.D. - Professor and Holder of the Eberly Family Chair, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA

 Apr 04, 2018 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: T32 Training Graduate Student, Miriam Barnett (Co-sponsored by the NIH T32 Training Grant in Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Sciences, Dr. Lynne Maquat, PI)

Designer Spliceosomes and Disease

Charles Query, M.D., Ph.D. - Professor, Department of Cell Biology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

 Apr 11, 2018 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

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

Deciphering the Code of N-terminal Post-translational Modification

Christine E. Schaner Tooley, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY

 Apr 18, 2018 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: (Co-sponsored by Graduate Women in Science)

Science Co-Parenting: Raising a Family and a Lab at the Same Time

Christine E. Schaner Tooley, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY

 Apr 19, 2018 @ 3:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | Adolph Lower Aud 1-7619

Host: Dr. Mark Dumont

Graduate Student NIH T32 Retreat in Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Science: When Genetics and Epigenetics Collide: Insights Gained into Human Cancer

C. David Allis, Ph.D. - Joy and Jack Fishman Professor; Tri-Institutional Professor, Laboratory Class of ’62 Aud of Chromatin Biology and Epigenetics, The Rockefeller University, New York, NY

 Apr 25, 2018 @ 1:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | Class of 62 Aud G-9425

Host: Dr. Jeffrey Hayes

Division of Labor Among the Subunits of a Highly Coordinated Ring ATPase

Carlos J. Bustamante, Ph.D. - Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator; Raymond and Lander Aud. Beverly Sackler Chair of Biophysics; Professor of Molecular & Cell Biology, Physics, and Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley

 May 02, 2018 @ 12:00 p.m.
 Hutchison Hall | Lander Aud.

Host: Dr. Ignacio Franco (Chemistry Colloquium; Co-sponsored by the Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics)

Epigenetic Genome Control by Heterochromatin and RNA Processing Factors

Shiv Grewal, Ph.D. - NIH Distinguished Investigator; Chief, Laboratory of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD

 May 16, 2018 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: T32 Training Graduate Student, Michael Bryan (Co-sponsored by the NIH T32 Training Grant in Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Sciences, Dr. Lynne Maquat, PI)