Department of Biology

Seminar Series

Spring 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017 -  4:00 pm

Dedman Life Sciences Building  -  Room 110

Dr. Stephen Helfand

Brown University, Providence RI

Department of Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, and Biochemistry

Host: Bill Orr 


Retrotransposons as agents of somatic diversity, disease and aging

 

Friday, March 31, 2017  -  2:00 pm 

Dedman Life Sciences Building  -  Room 110

Dr. Mel Feany

Harvard Medical School, Boston MA

Host: Santosh D'Mello


Genetic Analysis of Neurodegeneration

 

Wednesday, April 12, 2017  -  4:00 pm

Dedman Life Sciences Building  -  Room 131

Mr. Michael Tidwell

Southwest Research Institute, San Antonio TX

Host: John Wise

 

 

Wednesday, April 12, 2017  -  4:00 pm

Dedman Life Sciences Building  -  Room 131

Dr. Shazib Pervaiz

National University of Singapore, Singapore

Department of Physiology

Host: Bill Orr


Cancer Cell Fate Decisions: A Redox Perspective

 

Friday, April 21, 2017  -  2:00 pm

Dedman Life Sciences Building  -  Room 110

Dr. Lisa Ellerby

Buck Institute, Novato CA

Host: Santosh D'Mello


Using Huntington’s Disease Stem Cell Models to Identify Therapeutic Targets

 

Friday, May 5, 2017  -  2:00 pm

Dedman Life Sciences Building  -  Room 110

Dr. Ashlee Moses

UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas TX

Department of Molecular Biology

Host: John Wise


Japanese Macaque Encephalomyelitis: A Novel Model for Understanding and Targeting Multiple Sclerosis