CMM Seminar Series Archive

All 2014-2018 CMM Seminars:


Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Bringing bioelectricity to light"
Adam Cohen, Ph.D.(Harvard University)
Hosted by:Elizabeth Villa
Location:Tata Hall Auditorium - Revelle College Campus
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Effects of mutation and selection on gene expression"
Trisha Wittkopp, Ph.D.(University of Michigan)
Hosted by:Sergey Kryazhimskiy & Jim Posakony
Location:Tata Hall Auditorium - Revelle College Campus
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Mechanisms of adaptive behavior across moments and millennia"
Vanessa Ruta, Ph.D.(Rockefeller University)
Hosted by:Cory Root & Bruce Hamilton
Location:Tata Hall Auditorium - Revelle College Campus
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"TBA"
Guillermina Lozano, Ph.D.(University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center)
Hosted by:Shannon Lauberth & Karen Oegema
Location:Tata Hall Auditorium - Revelle College Campus
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 9:00 PM
"THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY"
THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY()
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Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Disaster response: rapid assembly of the plant meristem during regeneration"
Ken Birnbaum, Ph.D.(New York University)
Hosted by:Mark Estelle
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL THURSDAY JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Mechanisms of Phase Separation in Heterochromatin"
Geeta Narlikar, Ph.D.(UC San Francisco)
Hosted by:Matt Daugherty & Andres Leschziner
Location:Tata Hall Auditorium - Revelle College Campus
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Deconstructing stem cell lineages: flatworming our way forward"
Elly Tanaka, Ph.D.(IMP, Vienna)
Hosted by:Yishi Jin & Arshad Desai
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL TUESDAY JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Life and Near Death Experiences at the Cellular Level"
Denise Montell, Ph.D.(UC Santa Barbara)
Hosted by:Karen Oegema
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"The neurobiology of Drosophila mating behaviors"
Barry Dickson, Ph.D.(Janelia Research Campus, HHMI)
Hosted by:Jing Wang & Chih-Ying Su
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Patients with Glycosylation Disorders Teach Us a Few Lessons"
Hudson Freeze, Ph.D.(Sanford-Burnham-Prebys Institute)
Hosted by:Ajit Varki
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Meeting the Challenge of Anti-Parasitic Drug Development"
James McKerrow, Ph.D.(UC San Diego)
Hosted by:Victor Nizet
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Mechanistic and bioinformatic analysis of alternative pre-mRNA splicing in Drosphilia and humans"
Don Rio, Ph.D.(UC Berkeley)
Hosted by:Bill McGinnis
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Friday, May 11, 2018 at 2:00 PM
"Understanding the Substrate Specificity of Protein Phosphatases"
Wolfgang Peti(University of Arizona)
Hosted by:Wendy Huang
Location:CMM East, Room 2047
SPECIAL FRIDAY SEMINAR
NOTE: Special Location
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 12:00 PM
"Targeting cancer specific vulnerabilities"
Ronald DePinho, Ph.D.(MD Anderson Cancer Center)
Hosted by:Shannon Lauberth & Richard Kolodner
Location:Natural Sciences Building Auditorium (Room 1205)
SPECIAL JOINT TUESDAY SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"CANCELLED - NO SEMINAR"
CANCELLED - NO SEMINAR()
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Shaping membranes during ultrafast endocytosis"
Erik Jorgensen, Ph.D.(University of Utah)
Hosted by:Maurice Montal
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"How the ER Gets Into Shape"
Tom Rapoport(Harvard University Medical School)
Hosted by:Sam Reck-Peterson
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 11:00 AM
"Stability and instability in the repair of a broken chromosome"
Jim Haber, Ph.D.(Brandeis University)
Hosted by:Bill McGinnis
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT THURSDAY SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Molecular Thermo-Biology in Physiology and Disease"
Shingo Kajimura, Ph.D.(Johns Hopkins University)
Hosted by:Jeff Esko
Location:UC San Francisco
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Regulation of RNA granule assembly by intrinsically-disordered proteins"
Geraldine Seydoux, Ph.D.(Johns Hopkins University)
Hosted by:Ethan Bier & Arshad Desai
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY & TIGS
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Translational geroscience: A new paradigm for 21st century medicine"
Matt Kaeberlein, Ph.D.(University of Washington, Seattle)
Hosted by:Nan Hao
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Ribosome conformations and homeostasis in health and disease"
Rachel Green, Ph.D.(Johns Hopkins University)
Hosted by:Susan Ackerman
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Controlling the volume of gene expression with CRISPRi and CRISPRa"
Jonathan Weissman, Ph.D.(UC San Francisco)
Hosted by:Ethan Bier & Bing Ren
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY & TIGS
Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Expanding mechanisms and therapeutic targets for neurodegenerative diseases"
Aaron Gilter, Ph.D.(Stanford University)
Hosted by:Yimin Zou & Don Cleveland
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"At the Intersection of Vertebrate DNA Replication and Repair"
Johannes Walter, Ph.D.(Harvard Medical School)
Hosted by:Arshad Desai
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
***SPECIAL THURSDAY SEMINAR***
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Histone H2A mono-ubiquitination in neurological disorders: molecular insights from rare genetic variants"
Stephanie Bielas, Ph.D.(University of Michigan)
Hosted by:Bruce Hamilton
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Nutrient Regulation of Signaling & Transcription by O-GlcNAcylation"
Gerald Hart, Ph.D.(Johns Hopkins University)
Hosted by:Ajit Varki
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Optical Tools for Observing and Controlling Complex Biological Systems"
Ed Boyden(MIT)
Hosted by:Gene Yeo
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"The Breakthrough: Designer DNA Drugs for Gene Silencing Therapy for Nervous System Disease"
Don Cleveland, Ph.D.(UC San Diego, Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine)
Hosted by:Chancellor Predeep K. Khosla and Vice Chancellor David Brenner
Location:SPECIAL LOCATION: Skaggs Pharmaceutical Sciences Building Auditorium
***SPECIAL SEMINAR COMMEMORATING 'THE BREAKTHROUGH PRIZE'***
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Skin Stem Cells in Silence, Action and Cancer"
Elaine Fuchs, Ph.D.(Rockefeller University)
Hosted by:Maho Niwa Rosen & George Sen
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Mechanisms underlying neuronal homeostasis in the mammalian brain"
Sue Ackerman, Ph.D.(UC San Diego, Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine)
Hosted by:Don Cleveland
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Seeing is believing: how enzymes catalyze nucleic acid synthesis and degradation"
Wei Yang, Ph.D.(NIH/NIDDK)
Hosted by:Dong Wang & Andres Leschziner
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Molecular insights from global translational profiling"
Nicholas Ingolia, Ph.D.(UC Berkeley)
Hosted by:Wendy Huang
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"How cells read and write the tubulin code"
Antonina Roll-Mecak, Ph.D.(NIH/NINDS)
Hosted by:Sam Reck-Peterson
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 4:00 PM
"Seeing and Understanding BRCA1, BRCA2, and RAD51-Paralog Functions in Chromosome Maintenance"
Steve Kowalczykowski, Ph.D.(UC Davis)
Hosted by:Richard Kolodner
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"NO SEMINAR"
NO SEMINAR()
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Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"Flies as a Diagnostic Tool for Rare Human Disease and Deciphering Pathogenic Mechanisms"
Hugo Bellen, Ph.D.(Baylor College of Medicine)
Hosted by:Ethan Bier
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"Clinical Genomics and Infectious Disease"
Joe DeRisi, Ph.D.(UCSF)
Hosted by:Maho Niwa & Gene Yeo
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"Disease-Climate-Microbiome’ triangles in the phyllosphere"
Sheng Yang He, Ph.D.(Michigan State University)
Hosted by:Mark Estelle
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"Chromosome segregation: new approaches and insights"
Sue Biggins, Ph.D.(Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center)
Hosted by:Kevin Corbett and Arshad Desai
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"NO SEMINAR"
NO SEMINAR()
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Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"The evolution of influenza virus across multiple scales"
Jesse Bloom(Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center)
Hosted by:Sergey Kryazhimskiy
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"Deconstructing stem cell lineages: flatworming our way forward"
Bret Pearson, Ph.D.(University of Toronto)
Hosted by:Eva-Maria Collins and Karl Willert
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"How to Build an Endosphere"
Kit Pogliano, Ph.D.(UCSD, Molecular Biology)
Hosted by:Victor Nizet
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"How cells cope with a fidelity crisis during protein biogenesis"
Eric Bennett, Ph.D.(UCSD, Cell & Developmental Biology)
Hosted by:Mark Estelle
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"Microtubule-based transport in neurons"
Jill Wildonger, Ph.D.(University of Wisconsin, Madison)
Hosted by:Sam Reck-Peterson and Ethan Bier
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"Transcriptional Silencing of Retroviral DNAs in Embryonic Cells"
Stephen Goff, Ph.D.(Columbia University)
Hosted by:Matt Daugherty
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"NO SEMINAR"
NO SEMINAR()
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Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"CANCELLED - NO SEMINAR"
CANCELLED()
Hosted by:CANCELLED
Location:CANCELLED
Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"Signals of Mutational Processes in Human Cancer"
Ludmil Alexandrov, Ph.D.(Los Alamos National Laboratory)
Hosted by:Bing Ren and Shankar Subramaniam
Location:Marylin G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT THURSDAY SEMINAR WITH BIOENGINEERING
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 12:00 PM
"The Stable Brain: Mechanisms for Homeostatic Control of Neural Function"
Grae Davis, Ph.D.(University of California, San Francisco)
Hosted by:Gentry Patrick and Yishi Jin
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMIANR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"The Mechanisms of Itch and Pain"
Xinzhong Dong, Ph.D.(Johns Hopkins School of Medicine)
Hosted by:Chih-Ying Su
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"Cell Type and Cell State in Development and Disease"
Mark Kirschner, Ph.D.(Harvard Medical School)
Hosted by:Mark Kirschner, Ph.D.
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"Evolution and Assembly of Eukaryotic Chromatin"
Shannon Lauberth and Kevin Corbett(University of Colorado, Boulder)
Hosted by:Karolin Luger, Ph.D.
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"Structure and Function of RNA Methyltransferases Mettl3 and Mettl14"
Yunsun Nam, Ph.D.(UT Southwestern Medical Center, Obstetrics & Gynecology Dept., Dept. of Biophysics )
Hosted by:Kevin Corbett
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"The Importance of Growing Slowly: Roles for Redox-active Antibiotics in Microbial Survival and Development"
Dianne Newman, Ph.D.(California Institute of Technology)
Hosted by:Terry Hwa and Steve Dowdy 
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"Eco-evolutionary Dynamics in Plankton: Models, Bottles and Nature"
Nelson Hairston, Ph.D.(Cornell University)
Hosted by:Jonathan Shurin
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"Stochasticity and Cell Fate"
Rick Losick, Ph.D.(Harvard University)
Hosted by:Kit Pogliano and Wendy Huang
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"Understanding and Modulating Mosquito Attraction to Humans"
Leslie Vosshall, Ph.D.(The Rockefeller University)
Hosted by:Bruce Hamilton and Chih-Ying Su
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"The Other Code: Ubiquitin and Its Role in Neurodegeneration"
Michael Rape(University of California, Berkeley)
Hosted by:Eric Bennett and Arshad Desai
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"CNS-Draining Lymphatics in Neurological Disorders"
Jonathan Kipnis, Ph.D.(University of Virginia)
Hosted by:Alysson Muotri
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"Smartphone Proteins Connecting Gene Expression and Metabolism"
Matthias Hentze, Ph.D.(EMBL Heidelberg)
Hosted by:Gene Yeo
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"Regeneration in Skin Wounds Through Reactivation of Embryonic Developmental Programs"
Maksim Plikus, Ph.D.(University of California, Irvine)
Hosted by:Bruce Hamilton and George Sen
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"Opening Windows into the Cell: Revealing the Molecular Architecture of the Nuclear Periphery"
Elizabeth Villa, Ph.D.(UCSD, Dept. of Biochemistry)
Hosted by:Don Cleveland
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"How to Make a Neuron"
Marius Wernig, Ph.D.(Stanford University)
Hosted by:Karl Willert
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"Metabolic of Beta-Cell Survival"
Nika Danial, Ph.D.(Harvard Medical School)
Hosted by:Maike Sander
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"Editing T-Cells to Make Smarter Cars"
Carl June, M.D.(University of Pennsylvania; Perelman School of Medicine)
Hosted by:Steve Dowdy
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 4:00 PM
"Damage Control and Parkinson's Disease: Roles of the Kinase PINK1 and the Ubiquitin Ligase Parkin in the Autophagy of Mitochondria in Vitro and in Vivo"
Richard Youle, Ph.D.(NIH/NINDS)
Hosted by:Albert La Spada
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Building Blocks and Scaffolds for Secretion of Bulky Collagens and Chylomicrons"
Vivek Malhotra(University of California, Berkeley; Centre for Genomic Regulation, Barcelona)
Hosted by:Randy Hampton, Arshad Desai
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 12:00 PM
"Diet, Drugs and Genetic Regulation of Organismal Metabolism"
Mitch Lazar, Ph. D.(Perelman School of Medicine,
University of Pennsylvania)
Hosted by:Chris Glass and Shannon Lauberth
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at 2:00 PM
"Ubiquitin Signalling in Inflammation - New Possibilities for Drug Discovery?"
Mads Gyrd-Hansen, Ph.D. (Oxford University, UK)
Hosted by:Andy Shiau & Karen Oegema
Location:CMM-EAST, Room 2047
SPECIAL TUESDAY SEMINAR TAKING PLACE IN CMM-EAST ROOM 2047 AT 2PM
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at 3:00 PM
"Complex Multi-Enhancer Contacts Captured in ES Cells by Genome Architecture Mapping (GAM)"
Ana Pombo, Ph.D.(The Berlin Institute for Medical Systems Biology)
Hosted by:Bing Ren
Location:Leichtag #107
SPECIAL TUESDAY SEMINAR TAKING PLACE IN LEICHTAG #107 AT 3PM
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 12:00 PM
"Building Neuronal Diversity in the Cerebral Cortex: From Development to Brain Organoids"
Paola Ariotta, Ph.D.(Harvard University)
Hosted by:Yishi Jin
Location:Leichtag Room 107
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Immune Adaptation During Chronic Viral Infections"
Elina Zuniga, Ph.D.(UCSD, Department of Molecular Biology)
Hosted by:TBA
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Maintaining Protein Homeostasis in the Cell: Biological Mechanisms and Disease Implications"
Judith Frydman, Ph.D.(Stanford University)
Hosted by:Eric Bennett & Andres Leschziner
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"RNP Granules in Health and Disease"
Roy Parker, Ph. D. (University of Colorado, Boulder)
Hosted by:Gene Yeo & Jens Lykke-Andersen
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Lessons in Drug Design from Deadly Fish-hunting Cone Snails"
Baldomero Olivera, Ph.D.(The University of Utah)
Hosted by:Susan Golden
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"How to Build a Genome"
Jef Boeke, Ph.D. (NYU Langone Medical Center)
Hosted by:Alysson Muotri & Randy Hampton
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Breaching the Basement Membrane: Anchor Cell Invasion in C. elegans"
David Sherwood, Ph.D. (Duke University)
Hosted by:Yishi Jin & Karen Oegema
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Enzyme-based Reporters for Mapping Cells and Circuits"
Alice Ting, Ph.D.(Stanford University )
Hosted by:Samara Reck-Peterson & Gene Yeo
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"The Grasses as a Single Genomic System: Comparing Both Genes and Gene Regulation Across Related Species"
James Schnable, Ph.D.(University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
Hosted by:Eric Schmelz
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Evolution of Subcellular Complexity Across the Tree of Eukaryotes"
Brian Leander, Ph.D.(University of British Columbia)
Hosted by:Jonathan Shurin & Jim Wilhelm
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Friday, May 27, 2016 at 3:00 PM
"Advancing Phenotypic Screening through Quantitative Imaging"
Jens Rittscher, Ph.D.(University of Oxford)
Hosted by:Karen Oegema & Andy Shiau
Location:CMME-2047 (2nd Floor)
***SPECIAL FRIDAY SEMINAR***
Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Stapled Peptides as a Third Class of Medicine"
David Lane, Ph.D.(A*STAR, LICR, p53 Laboratory)
Hosted by:Richard Kolodner
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
***SPECIAL THURSDAY SEMINAR***
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Routes for Signal-dependent Exit of Signaling Receptors from Cilia"
Maxence Nachury, Ph.D.(Stanford University)
Hosted by:Karen Oegema & Jim Wilhelm
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"The Mitochondrial Metabolic Checkpoint and Stem Cell Aging"
Danica Chen, Ph.D.(University of California, Berkeley)
Hosted by:Maike Sander & Maho Niwa
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Virus Adaptation (or Not) to Environmental Change"
Paul Turner, Ph.D.(Yale University)
Hosted by:Justin Meyer & Stephen Hedrick
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Signaling at a Distance: Communicating by Touch"
Thomas Kornberg, Ph.D.(University of California, San Francisco)
Hosted by:Bill McGinnis & Jim Wilhelm
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"The Beginning of the End: Structural Insights into Autophagy Initiation"
James H. Hurley, Ph.D.(University of California, Berkeley)
Hosted by:Kevin Corbett
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
THURSDAY SEMINAR
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Taste Processing in the Fly Brain"
Kristin Scott, Ph.D.(University of California, Berkeley)
Hosted by:Chih-Ying Su
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Recurrently Breaking Genes in Neural Progenitors That May Contribute to Diversity and Disease"
Frederick W. Alt, Ph.D.(Harvard University Medical School)
Hosted by:Murre Cornelis
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Targeting Muscle Stem Cells for Regenerative Medicine"
Amy Wagers, Ph.D.(Harvard University Medical School)
Hosted by:George Sen & David Traver
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Pattern Formation and Regeneration in a Single Cell"
Wallace Marshall, Ph.D.(University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine)
Hosted by:Karen Oegema & Deborah Yelon
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Thursday, March 24, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"The Genomics of Cell Identity - from Long Distance Regulatory Interactions to Transcriptome Output"
Barbara J. Wold, Ph.D.(California Institute of Technology)
Hosted by:Bruce Hamilton & Wei Wang
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
THURSDAY SEMINAR
Thursday, March 17, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Deconstructing, Engineering, and Rewilding the Intestinal Microbiota"
Justin L. Sonnenburg, Ph.D.(Stanford University School of Medicine)
Hosted by:Ajit Varki
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
THURSDAY SEMINAR
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Wolbachia, River Blindness, and Microtubules"
William T. Sullivan, Ph.D.(University of California, Santa Cruz)
Hosted by:Karen Oegema and Susan Ferro-Novick
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
***SPECIAL WEDNESDAY SEMINAR***
Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Molecular Mechanisms for Initiating DNA Replication in Eukaryotes"
Franziska Bleichert, Ph.D.(Johns Hopkins School of Medicine)
Hosted by:Kevin Corbett
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
***SPECIAL THURSDAY SEMINAR***
Monday, February 29, 2016 at 12:00 PM
"Craniofacial Cell Fate Variability: The Intersection of Genetics and Epigenetics"
James Nichols, Ph.D.(University of Oregon)
Hosted by:David Traver
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
***SPECIAL MONDAY SEMINAR***
Thursday, February 25, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Understanding and Engineering Skeletal Stem Cell Niches"
Charles Chan, Ph.D.(Stanford University School of Medicine)
Hosted by:Larry Goldstein
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
***SPECIAL THURSDAY SEMINAR***
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Astrocyte Regulation of Neuronal Synapses"
Nicola J. Allen, Ph.D.(The Salk Institute for Biological Studies)
Hosted by:Alysson Muotri
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Monday, February 22, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Regulating T Helper 17 Immunity: from Serum Amyloid to RNA Helicase and its Associated Long Non-coding RNAs"
Wendy Huang, Ph.D. (NYU Langone Medical Center)
Hosted by:Victor Nizet
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
***SPECIAL MONDAY SEMINAR***
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"How to Build a Chromosome- Starting with DNA Replication"
John F.X. Diffley, Ph.D.(The Francis Crick Institute, London)
Hosted by:Huilin Zhou
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Reversible DNA and RNA Methylation in Gene Expression Regulation"
Chuan He, Ph.D.(University of Chicago)
Hosted by:Xiang-Dong Fu
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Monday, February 8, 2016 at 12:00 PM
"How Immune Cells Make Choices: Insights from Following Gene Regulation Dynamics in Single Cells"
Hao Yuan Kueh, Ph.D.(California Institute of Technology)
Hosted by:Christopher Glass
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
***SPECIAL MONDAY  SEMINAR AT NOON***
Thursday, February 4, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"What is the Mechanism of CNS Myelin Wrapping? An Unexpected Role for the Actin Cytoskeleton"
J. Bradley Zuchero(Stanford University, School of Medicine)
Hosted by:Karen Oegema
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
***SPECIAL THURSDAY SEMINAR***
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Chromosome Architecture and dynamics During Meiosis"
Abby Dernburg(University of California, Berkeley)
Hosted by:Kevin Corbett
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Thursday, January 28, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Neurogenesis in the Developing Cerebral Cortex"
Tom Nowakowski(University of California, San Francisco)
Hosted by:Bruce Hamilton
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
***SPECIAL THURSDAY SEMINAR***
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at 4:00 PM
"A Physical map of the Human Cell: Navigating Health and Disease"
Anne-Claude Gingras(University of Toronto)
Hosted by:Gene Yeo
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Thursday, December 10, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Mechanisms of Soluble Tubulin Regulation and Their Impact on Microtubule Dynamics"
Jawdat Al-Bassam, Ph.D.(University of California, Davis)
Hosted by:Kevin Corbett
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
***SPECIAL THURSDAY SEMINAR***
Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"How Do Anti-microtubule Drugs Work in Man?"
Timothy Mitchison, Ph.D.(Harvard Medical School)
Hosted by:Arshad Desai & Jim Wilhelm
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Transcriptional Regulatory Mechanisms in Animal Cells"
Robert Roeder, Ph.D.(The Rockefeller University)
Hosted by:Shannon Lauberth & Bing Ren
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, December 2, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Chemical and Mechanical Signals in Control of a Plant Stem Cell Niche"
Elliot Meyerowitz, Ph.D.(California Institute of Technology)
Hosted by:Julian Schroeder
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"The Mutagenic Chain Reaction and the Implications of Active Genetics"
Ethan Bier, Ph.D.(University of California, San Diego)
Hosted by:Don Cleveland
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Targeting Tumor Tissues to Improve Microenvironment for Better Anti-tumor Immunity"
Yang-Xin Fu, MD, Ph.D.(University of Chicago)
Hosted by:Yang Xu & Stephen Hedrick
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Novel Modes of Cellular Communication: From Specialized Ribosomes to Signaling Filopodia"
Maria Barna, Ph.D.(Stanford University)
Hosted by:Gene Yeo & Kim Cooper
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Strength in Numbers: Peptide-based Cell-cell Signaling in a Fungal Meningitis Pathogen"
Hiten Madhani, MD, Ph.D.(University of California, San Francisco)
Hosted by:Emily Troemel
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Chromatin Dynamics and Metabolism"
Jasper Rine, Ph.D.(University of California, Berkeley)
Hosted by:Douglass Forbes & Yishi Jin
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Genetic Regulation of Growth and Regeneration in Drosophila"
Iswar Hariharan, Ph.D.(University of California, Berkeley)
Hosted by:Karen Oegema & Andrew Chisholm
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"A New Family of Kinases Important in Both Health and Disease"
Jack Dixon, Ph.D.(University of California, San Diego
Associate Vice Chancellor of Scientific Affairs)
Hosted by:Richard Firtel
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 12:00 PM
"TBA"
Sriram Sankararaman, Ph.D.(Harvard Medical School)
Hosted by:Karen Oegema
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
***SPECIAL TUESDAY SEMINAR AT NOON***
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Massive Data Integration Enables Discovery of Gene Regulatory Enhancers and Their Targets"
Katherine Pollard, Ph.D.(Gladstone Institutes, UCSF)
Hosted by:BMS Graduate Students
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Function and Dysfunction of TDP-43, A Major Neuropathological Signature of ALS and FTLD"
James Shen, Ph.D.(Academia Sinica)
Hosted by:Bing Ren and Xiang-Dong Fu
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
SPECIAL THURSDAY SEMINAR
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Mechanisms and Regulation of Ubiquitination"
Ray Deshaies, Ph.D.(California Institute of Technology)
Hosted by:Eric Bennett and Steve Dowdy
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Thursday, May 21, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Genetic Diseection of Breathing"
Mark Krasnow, MD, Ph.D.(Stanford University School of Medicine)
Hosted by:Sanjay Nigam and Amy Kiger
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
***SPECIAL TWO DAY SEMINAR ON WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY***
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Elucidating Lung Development, Stem Cells, and Cancer at Single Cell Resolution"
Mark Krasnow, MD, Ph.D.(Stanford University School of Medicine)
Hosted by:Amy Kiger and Sanjay Nigam
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
***SPECIAL TWO DAY SEMINAR ON WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY***
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 4:00 PM
""Regulation of Tissue Immunity and Inflammation by the Microbiota"
Yasmine Belkaid, Ph.D.(National Institutes of Health)
Hosted by:Stephen Hedrick and Deborah Spector
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Regulation of Cell Architecture by Microtubule End-Binding Proteins"
Anna Akhmanova, Ph.D.(Utrecht University)
Hosted by:Arshad Desai
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"A Nimble Order: Building and Reorganizing Dynamic Microtubule Architectures Without a Central Organizer"
David Ehrhardt, Ph.D.(Stanford University)
Hosted by:Laurie Smith
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Molecular Connections Between Nuclear and Ciliary Trafficking"
Kristen Verhey, Ph.D.(University of Michigan Medical School)
Hosted by:Arshad Desai and Douglass Forbes
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Bi-directional Signaling Between Tumor Cells and the Matrisome Paves the Way for Metastasis"
Frank Gertler, Ph.D.(The David H. Koch Institute for Intergenerative Cancer Research at MIT)
Hosted by:Mark Ginsberg and Andrew Chisholm
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Bacterial Quorum Sensing and Its Control"
Bonnie Bassler, Ph.D.(Princeton University)
Hosted by:Gurol Suel
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Cytoskeleton Control of Epidermal Development and Function"
Terry Lechler, Ph.D.(Duke University Medical Center)
Hosted by:Karen Oegema and Andrew Chisholm
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Proteostasis: Ubiquitin- and ESCRT-Dependent Membrane Protein Surveillance and Sorting Systems"
Scott Emr, Ph.D.(Cornell University)
Hosted by:Seth Field and Amy Kiger
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Cell-size Dependent RNA/Protein Phase Transitions"
Cliff Brangwynne, Ph.D.(Princeton University)
Hosted by:Jim Wilhelm and Gene Yeo
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 12:00 PM
"Synthetic Biology: From Microbial Circuits to New Therapies"
Tal Danino, Ph.D.(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Hosted by:Karen Oegema
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
***SPECIAL NOON SEMINAR***
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 11:00 AM
"Towards In vivo NMR: Putting Prions in Context"
Kendra Frederick, Ph.D.(Whitehead Institute, MIT)
Hosted by:Kevin Corbett
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
***SPECIAL THURSDAY SEMINAR AT 11 AM***
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Shedding Light on RhoGTPase Signaling During Metastasis"
Jose Javier Bravo Cordero, Ph.D.(Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva
University)
Hosted by:Arshad Desai
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
***SPECIAL TUESDAY SEMINAR IN LEICHTAG 107***
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Detection and Manipulation of Single Biomolecular Machines"
Shixin Liu, Ph.D.(Harvard University)
Hosted by:Arshad Desai and Kevin Corbett
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
***SPECIAL MONDAY SEMINAR***
Monday, March 2, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Interpreting Human Genetic Variation by Molecular Trait Mapping"
Graham McVicker, Ph.D.(Stanford University)
Hosted by:Bing Ren
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
***SPECIAL MONDAY SEMINAR***
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Human Genetics and Drug Discovery"
David Altshuler, MD, Ph.D.(Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT)
Hosted by:Bruce Hamilton and Maike Sander
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
***THIS SEMINAR HAS BEEN CANCELLED***
Monday, February 9, 2015 at 12:00 PM
"Towards the Definition and Manipulation of the Human Skin Microbiome"
Julia Oh, Ph.D.(National Institutes of Health)
Hosted by:George Sen
Location:Leichtag, Room 107
***SPECIAL MONDAY SEMINAR TAKING PLACE AT NOON IN LEICHTAG ROOM 107***
Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"A Brief History of Noncoding RNAs: From Ribozymes to Epigenetic IncRNAs"
Thomas R. Cech, Ph.D.(University of Colorado, Boulder)
Hosted by:Xiang-Dong Fu
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
THURSDAY SEMINAR
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Transcriptional Networks in Neuropsychiatric Disease"
Daniel Geschwind, MD, Ph.D.(UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine)
Hosted by:Alysson Muotri
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Regulation of Growth by the mTOR Pathway"
David M. Sabatini, MD, Ph.D.(Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research)
Hosted by:Al La Spada
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Cell Fate Determination in the Vertebrate Retina"
Connie Cepko, Ph.D.(Harvard Medical School)
Hosted by:Bruce Hamilton
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
THURSDAY SEMINAR
Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Ubiquitin-like Proteins: From Conjugation to Recognition"
Christopher D. Lima, Ph.D.(Sloan Kettering Institute)
Hosted by:Huilin Zhou and Kevin Corbett
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
THURSDAY SEMINAR
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Personal Regulome Navigation"
Howard Y. Chang, MD, Ph.D.(Stanford University School of Medicine)
Hosted by:Bing Ren
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Protein Folding, Human Health in the Balance"
Susan L. Lindquist, Ph.D.(Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research)
Hosted by:Larry Goldstein
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
TUESDAY SEMINAR, JOINT WITH NEUROSCIENCES
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Control of Gene Expression Programs in Normal Cells and in Cancer"
Richard A. Young, Ph.D.(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Hosted by:Bing Ren and Chris Glass
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"Probing Mechanisms of Transcription Regulation in Cells and Across Genomes"
John T. Lis, Ph.D.(Cornell University)
Hosted by:Wei Wang
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 4:00 PM
"The Biology of Proteostasis in Aging and Disease"
Rick Morimoto, Ph.D.(Northwestern University)
Hosted by:Yishi Jin
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 4:00 PM
"Making Heads or Tails of WNT Signaling in Stem Cells and Cancer"
Karl Willert, Ph.D.(University of California, San Diego)
Hosted by:Larry Goldstein
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Friday, October 3, 2014 at 4:00 PM
"Exploring How Host Genetics Work Through the Gut Microbiome to Impact Health"
Ruth Ley, Ph.D.(Cornell University)
Hosted by:Victor Nizet
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
***SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH PEDIATRICS***
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 4:00 PM
"Roles for Actin and Myosin in Mitochondrial Fission"
Henry N. Higgs, Ph.D. (Dartmouth University, Geisel School of Medicine)
Hosted by:Maho Niwa and Karen Oegema
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 4:00 PM
"Digging for Genes That Affect Behavior"
Hopi Hoekstra, Ph.D.(Harvard University)
Hosted by:Joshua Kohn and Pascal Gagneux
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 4:00 PM
"ER Contact Sites Regulate the Dynamics of Other Organelles"
Gia Voeltz, Ph.D.(University of Colorado at Boulder)
Hosted by:Karen Oegema and Susan Ferro-Novick
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 4:00 PM
"Epithelial Cell Turnover - New Roles for Mechanical Tension Driving Cell Death and Division"
Jody Rosenblatt, Ph.D.(University of Utah, Huntsman Cancer Institute)
Hosted by:Jim Wilhelm and Kevin Corbett
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 4:00 PM
"Mechanisms of Mitosis and Size Control in Xenopus"
Rebecca Heald, Ph.D.(University of California, Berkeley)
Hosted by:Douglass Forbes and Arshad Desai
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 4:00 PM
"The Lysosome: A Signaling Hub That Controls Cellular Homeostasis"
Andrea Ballabio, MD.(Baylor College of Medicine/University of Naples)
Hosted by:Jeff Esko
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 4:00 PM
"Regulation of Dynein Motility"
Ron Vale, Ph.D. (University of California, San Francisco)
Hosted by:Jim Wilhelm and Arshad Desai
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 4:00 PM
"Macromolecular Machine Dynamics: an Electron Microscopy View"
Andres Leschziner, MD, Ph.D.(Harvard University)
Hosted by:Kevin Corbett and Karen Oegema
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 4:00 PM
"Molecular Mechanisms of Microtubule-based Intracellular Transport"
Samara Reck-Peterson, Ph.D.(Harvard Medical School)
Hosted by:Arshad Desai
Location:Marilyn G. Farquhar Seminar Room
JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY