Current Seminars

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology hosts several seminars each semester featuring on-campus faculty as well as prominent research scientists from other universities and institutions. These seminars are designed to broaden the knowledge of students, faculty and staff in the areas of current research and application of biochemistry and bio-technology.

 Fall 2017 Seminar Schedule

DATE

SPEAKER

 

TITLE

HOST

Mon., Aug. 21

10:00 am

Fabiana Duarte, Ph.D.

 

“Transcription factors GAF and HSF act at distinct regulatory steps to modulate stress-induced gene activation”

 J. Lucas Argueso Ph.D. (ERHS) co-sponsored with BMB
Mon., Aug. 28 Available

 

Mon., Sept. 4

10:00 am

Labor Day

 

Mon., Sept. 11

10:00 am

Available

 

Mon.,Sept. 18
10:00 am
Available
Mon., Sept. 25

10:00 am

Available
Mon., Oct. 2

10:00 am

Available
Mon., Oct. 9

10:00 am

Available
Thurs., Oct. 16

10:00 am

Available
Mon.,  Oct.23

10:00 am

Available

Mon., Oct. 30

10:00 am

Available

Mon. ,Nov. 6

10:00 am

Available

Mon., Nov. 13

Available
Mon., Nov. 20

10:00 am

Fall Recess
Thurs., Nov. 27 10:00 am Available

 Mon.,Dec. 4

Available

                        Spring 2018 Seminar Schedule

 Date  Speaker  Title  Host

Mon., Jan. 22

10:00 am

Available

Mon., Jan. 29

10:00 am

Sebastian Pott, Ph.D.

University of Chicago


 Erin Nishimura, Ph.D.

Mon., Feb. 5

10:00 am

Mon., Feb. 12 10:00 am  Available

 

Fri., Feb.19

10:00 am

Available
Mon.,Feb. 26
10:00 am
 Available  
Mon., Mar. 5
10:00 am
Available

 Mon., Mar. 12

 Spring Break

 Mon., Mar. 19

10:00 am

Available
Mon., Mar. 27
10:00 am

 Available

 

Mon.,  Apr. 2

10:00 am

Available

Mon., Apr. 9

10:00 am

Available
Mon., Apr. 16 10:00 am Available  
Mon., Apr. 23

10:00 am

Available

Mon., Apr. 30

10:00 am

Available

Single-molecule and Next Generation Sequencing approaches to study in vitro and in vivo genome replication

Andrew Gardner, PhD Presents:

Monday January 23rd, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in MRB 312

Cellular and Molecular Aspects of Neuronal Polarity

Christian Gonzalez-Billault Presents:

Friday February 17th, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in MRB 312

Molecular Mechanism of Chaperonin GroEL and Yeast Prion

Hideki Taguchi PhD Presents:

Monday March 6th, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in MRB 312

Quantifying Gene Expression and Regulation in Living Cells by Fluorescence Fluctuation Imaging

Matthew Ferguson, PhD Presents:

Monday March 20th, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in MRB 312

Presenting April 3

Dr. Sanjeev Galande Presents:

Monday April 3rd, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in MRB 312

Presenting April 10

Chad Pearson, PhD Presents:

Monday April 10th, 2017 at 10:00AM in MRB 312

Presenting April 24

Sabeeha Merchant, PhD Presents:

Monday April 24th, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in MRB 312

Presenting May 1

Michelle Facette, PhD Presents:

Monday May 1st, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in MRB 312

 “Cell polarization during maize stomatal development”

Click here for the Seminar Archives