Biochemistry Seminar Series 2014–15
All seminars are at noon Thursdays in room L4.176 (Unless otherwise noted).
|Date||Speaker and |
|Dec. 4||Kevan M. Shokat, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
University of California, San Francisco
"Chemical strategies for treating cancer and neurodegeneration in an allele-specific manner: K-Ras G12C and PINK1"
|Joe Ready, Ph.D.|
|Jan. 29||Wilfred A. van der Donk, Ph.D.
Professor, University of Illinois
|John MacMillan, Ph.D.|
|March 5||Ronald Breaker, Ph.D.
Professor, Yale University
“Prospects for riboswitch and ribozyme discovery”
|Richard Bruick, Ph.D.|
|March 19||Dirk Trauner, Ph.D.
Professor, Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich
|Jef De Brabander, Ph.D.|
|April 2||Joseph P. Noel, Ph.D.
Professor and Director, Salk Institute for Biological Studies
|Nick Grishin, Ph.D.|
|April 14 (Tues.)||Suzanne Walker, Ph.D.
Professor, Harvard Medical School
“The split personality of O-GlcNAc transferase”
|D. Nijhawan, M.D., Ph.D.|
|April 15 (Wed.)||A.L. Chilton Lectureship in Biochemistry
Takao Kondo, Ph.D.
Professor, Nagoya University
"Measuring time of a day in cyanobacteria by circadian clock protein KaiC"
Location: Excellence in Education Foundation Auditorium,
Simmons Biomedical Research Building
|April 16||Rachel Green, Ph.D.
Professor, Johns Hopkins University
“Ribosome profiling and biochemistry uncovers mechanisms of mRNA surveillance”
|Ben Tu, Ph.D.|