Formal Seminars

SPRING 2016

all seminars in 1025 Orr Major, 11-12 noon, unless otherwise noted*
* location change
(click on highlighted names to be directed to a speaker's website)

Jan 22

11:00 am

Emad Tajkhorshid, Ph.D.
University of Illinois
(hosted by Dr. Alexey Ladohin)

"Visualizing Fuctional Motions of Biological Membranes and Membrane Proteins at Full Atomic Resolution Using Advanced Simulation Technologies

Jan 29

11:00 am

Qi Chen, Ph.D.
University of Kansas Medical Center
(hosted by Dr. Christie Hagan)

"Vitamin C in cancer treatment: An unpaved journey"

Feb 5

11:00 am

Josephine Chandler, Ph.D.
University of Kansas - Lawrence
(hosted by Dr. Mark Fisher)

"Making friends to make war: bacterial quorum sensing, cooperation and interspecies competition"

Feb 12

11:00 am

Miles Pufall, Ph.D.
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
(hosted by Dr. Christy Hagan)

"The androgen and glucocorticoid receptors use the same interface to bind functionally distinct DNA sequences"

Feb 19

11:00 am

Maria Kalamvoki, Ph.D.
University of Kansas Medical Center
(hosted by Dr. Liskin Swint-Kruse)

"Extracellular vesicles during Herpes Simplex Virus Infection"

Feb 26

11:00 am

Rick T. Dobrowsky, Ph.D.
University of Kansas - Lawrence
(hosted by Dr. Mark Fisher)

"Modulating the Chaperone to Treat Peripheral Neuropathies"

Mar 4

11:00 am

Patricia L. Opresko, Ph.D.
Uiversity of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
(hosted by Dr. Bret Freudenthal)

"The impact of oxidative DNA damage on telomere maintenance and telomerase activity"

Mar 11

11:00 am

Sufi Thomas, Ph.D.
University of Kansas Medical Center
(hosted by Dr. Christy Hagan)

"Targeting Tumor-stroma metabolic symbiosis for cancer therapy"

Mar 18

11:00 am

No Seminar - Spring Break

TBA

Mar 25

11:00 am

William E. Royer, Ph.D
University of Massachusetts Medical School
(hosted by Dr. Hao Zhu)

"regulation of Biological Activity through Protein Assembly: Conventional and Time-resolved Crystallographic Analyses of Cooperative Invertebrate Hemoglobins"

Apr 1

11:00 am

No Seminar - Student Research Forum

TBA

Apr 8

11:00 am

Katie Mitchell-Koch, Ph.D.
Wichita State University
(hosted by Dr. Liskin Swint-Kruse)

"What can we learn about biomolecules with a little computational sleuthing?"

Apr 15

11:00 am

Marina Ramirez-Alvarado, Ph.D.
Mayo Clinic
(hosted by Dr. Liskin Swint-Kruse)

"Light chain amyloidosis: Biophysics in the test tube and in the cell"

Apr 22

11:00 am

Marie Spies, Ph.D.
University of Iowa
(hosted by Dr. Bret Freudenthal)

"Single-molecule studies of FeS DNA helicases: kinetics, confrmation dynamics and molecular mechanisms"

Apr 29

11:00 am

Ilya Vakser, Ph.D.
University of Kansas - Lawrence
(hosted by Dr. Alexey Ladokhin)

"Structural modeling of interactome"

May 6

11:00 am

 TBA

TBA

May 13

11:00 am

Michael D. Brenowitz, Ph.D.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
(hosted by Dr. Aron Fenton)

"A new method of oxidative mapping of molecular interfaces"

FALL 2016
all seminars in 1027 Orr Major, 11-12 noon, unless otherwise noted*
* location change
(click on highlighted names to be directed to a speaker's website)

September 9

11:00 am

TBD

TBA

September 16

11:00 am

TBD

TBA

September 23

11:00 am

Kristin Eckert, Ph.D.
Pennsylvania State University
(hosted by Dr. Bret Freudenthal)

TBA

September 30

11:00 am

TBD

TBA

October 7

11:00 am

TBD

TBA

October 14

11:00 am

TBD

TBA

October 21

11:00 am

TBD

TBA

October 28

11:00 am

TBD

TBA

November 4

11:00 am

Grant Bullock, M.D., Ph.D.,
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
(hosted by Dr. Ken Peterson)

TBA

November 11

11:00 am

On Hold for HUB Forum

TBA

November 18

11:00 am

TBD

TBA

November 25

11:00 am

No Seminar - Thanksgiving Holiday

 

December 2

11:00 am

TBD

TBA

December 9

11:00 am

TBD

TBA

December 16

11:00 am

TBD

TBA

 


Past Formal Seminars

 

 

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