VIEW SEMINAR SCHEDULE

Department of Biochemistry and Structural Biology

Fall 2017
Date Time Room Notes
Fri, Sep 15

Dr. Kumar Sharma, Department of Medicine, Chief of the Division of Nephrology and Vice Chair for Research, UT Health San Antonio. "Metabolomics of Diabetic Complications"

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Bruce Nicholson
Wed, Sep 20

Doctoral Dissertation Defense presented by: Kathryn Hinchee-Rodriguez, Department of Biochemistry and Structural Biology, UT Health San Antonio. "Regulation of Neuronal Nitric Oxide Synthase by Insulin in Skeletal Muscle"

12:00-1:00 pm 209-210L (Medical School Bldg.) Mentors and Supervising Professors: Dr. Martin Adamo and Dr. Bettie Sue Masters
Tue, Sep 26

Dissertation Proposal Seminar presented by: Frank Herkules, Department of Biochemistry & Structural Biology, UT Health San Antonio. "The role of ubiquitylation in the TRIM5alpha-mediated restriction of HIV"

12:00-1:00 pm 1.101, ALTC Bldg. Mentor and Professor: Dr. Dmitri Ivanov, Department of Biochemistry and Structural Biology, UT Health San Antonio
Fri, Sep 29

Dr. Steven T. Whitten, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas State University, San Marcos. "Studies on the structure and thermodynamic character of intrinsically disordered proteins"

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Bruce Nicholson
Fri, Oct 13

Dr. Francis K. Yoshimoto, Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, The University of Texas at San Antonio. "New Facets of Sterols and Steroids " (Abstract)

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted: Paul Fitzpatrick
Fri, Oct 27

Dr. Jerome Baudry, Pei-Ling Chan Endowed Chair & Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alabama, Huntsville. "Computational drug discovery: from proteome to drugs" (Abstract)

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Borries Demeler
Fri, Nov 3

Department of Biochemistry & Structural Biology Science Retreat & Poster Session. "Keynote Speaker: Peter J. Houghton, Ph.D., Professor and Director, Greehey Childrens Cancer Research Institute, UT Heath San Antonio"

9:00 am-5:00 pm GCCRI Aud. 2.160/Commons Area
Fri, Nov 10

Dr. Bess Frost, Assistant Professor, Department of Cell Systems & Anatomy and Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies. "Jump Around, Jump Around: Transposable element activation in neurodegenerative tauopathies"

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Bruce J. Nicholson
Fri, Nov 17

Dr. Michael Latham, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Texas Tech University, Lubbock. "NMR Studies of a Large DNA Damage Repair Complex"

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. David Libich
Fri, Dec 1

Dr. Dominique Frueh, Associate Professor of Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. "NMR Studies of Dynamics as a Mediator of Allostery in Nonribosomal Peptide Synthetases"

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dmitri Ivanov
Fri, Dec 8

Dr. John O'Brien, Professor, Ophthalmology & Visual Science, The UT Health Science Center at Houston. "Molecular Mechanisms of Electrical Synapse Plasticity "

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Drs. Bruce Nicholson and Jean Jiang
Spring 2018
Date Time Room Notes
Fri, Feb 2

Dr. Xiaodong Cheng, Professor, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Molecular & Cellular Oncology, Houston, TX. "Title: To be noted."

12:00-1:00 pm Room: To be noted. Hosted by: Dr. Yogesh Gupta
Fri, Feb 23

Dr. Yuzuru Shiio, Associate Professor, GCCRI and Biochemistry & Structual Biology. "Title: To be noted"

12:00-1:00 pm Room: To be noted. Hosted by: Dr. Philip LoVerde
Fri, Mar 9

Dr. Paul Sorgen, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Univ. of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Medicine, Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Omaha. "Title: To be noted "

12:00-1:00 pm Room: To be noted Hosted by: Dr. Bruce Nicholson
Fri, Mar 23

Dr. Margaret Phillips, Professor and Chairman, Department of Biochemistry, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX. "Dr. Phillips is The Sam G. Winstead and F. Andrew Bell Distinguished Chair in Biochemistry Title: To be noted."

12:00-1:00 pm Room: To be noted. Hosted by: Dr. Paul Fitzpatrick
Fri, Mar 30

Dr. Tatyana I. Igumenova, Director of the Biomolecular NMR Facility, Texas A&M University, College Station. "Title: To be noted."

12:00-1:00 pm Room: To be noted. Hosted by: Dr. Dmitri Ivanov
Fri, Apr 6

Dr. Mikhail Nikiforov, Professor of Oncology, Department of Cell Stress Biology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY. "Title: To be noted."

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Rui J. Sousa
Fri, Apr 13

Dr. Jennifer S. Brodbelt, Norman Hackerman Endowed Chair in Chemistry, University of Texas at Austin. "Title: To be noted"

12:00-1:00 pm Room: To be noted. Hosted by: Dr. Susan Weintraub
Fri, May 4

Dr. Richard E. Davis, Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO. "Title: To be noted. "

12:00-1:00 pm Room: To be noted. Hosted by: Dr. Philip LoVerde

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