VIEW SEMINAR SCHEDULE

Department of Biochemistry and Structural Biology

Spring 2017
Date Time Room Notes
Fri, Jan 20

Dr. Huan-Xiang Zhou, Department of Physics and Institute of Molecular Biophysics, Florida State University. "Integrated Computational and Experimental Studies on the Structure and Function of Ion Channels"

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Bruce Nicholson
Fri, Jan 27

Dr. Fraydoon Rastinejad, Integrative Metabolism Program, Sanford-Burnham-Prebys, Medical Discovery Institute, Orlando, Florida. "Structural Illumination of the bHLH-PAS Family as Druggable Transcription Factors"

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Bruce Nicholson
Thu, Feb 9

Dr. Wonhwa Cho, Liberal Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor of Chemical Biology, Department of Chemistry, University of Illinois at Chicago. "Lipid-Mediated Protein-Protein Interactions and Their Pharmacological Modulation"

12:00-1:00 pm 309-310L (Medical School Bdg.) Hosted by: Dr. Bruce Nicholson
Fri, Feb 10

Dr. John C. Lee, Professor, Biochemistry & Structural Biology. "Bone Morphogenetic Protein: A Journey from Ligand-receptor interaction to Cell Signaling"

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

Yuhui Whitney Yin, MD, PhD, Asst. Professor, Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology, UTMB, Galveston, Texas. "Mitochondrial nucleases in cell live and death"

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. John C. Lee
Fri, Feb 24

Dr. Patricia Renee Yew, Associate Professor, Department of Molecular Medicine, UTHSCSA. "Cell cycle regulation, ubiquitination, and cancer "

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. John C. Lee
Mon, Feb 27

Dr. David R. Goodlett, Professor in Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, Baltimore, MD. "Lipid A as Diagnostic and Therapeutic " (Abstract)

12:00-1:00 pm 209-210L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Bruce J. Nicholson
Fri, Mar 3

Kevin L. Schey, Ph.D., Professor of Biochemistry and Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences Director, Vanderbilt MSRC Shared Resources Deputy Director of Research, Imaging Mass Spectrometry Center, Vanderbilt University, School of Medicine. "Imaging Mass Spectrometry and Spatially-Resolved Proteomics: Applications to Ocular Tissues"

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Drs. Jean Jiang and Susan Weintraub
Fri, Mar 10

Dr. Sylvie Garneau-Tsodikova, Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Kentucky, College of Pharmacy, Lexington, KY. "Towards understanding and overcoming resistance in Tuberculosis"

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Dmitri Ivanov
Fri, Mar 17

Yidong Bai, Associate Professor, Department of Cell Systems and Anatomy, UTHSCSA. "The regulation of oxidative phosphorylation machinery "

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Martin L. Adamo
Fri, Mar 24

Jeanne Stachowiak, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology, The University of Texas at Austin. "Stochastic Mechanisms in Membrane Traffic"

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Eileen M. Lafer
Fri, Mar 31

Dr. Shou-Jiang Gao, Professor of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California. "From Viral Oncogenesis to Systems Therapeutics"

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Bruce J. Nicholson
Fri, Apr 7

Dr. Walter Fast, Professor, Division of Chemical Biology & Medicinal Chemistry College of Pharmacy, University of Texas at Austin. "Covalent Inhibition of Dimethylarginine Dimethylaminohydrolase...and beyond"

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Paul Fitzpatrick
Fri, Apr 21

Anibal Diogenes, DDS, MS, PhD, The Carlos E del Rio Distinguished Chair in Endodontics, Department of Endodontics, UTHSCSA. "Translational Science in Regenerative Endodontics "

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Philip Serwer
Fri, May 12

Xianlin Han, Ph.D., Professor, Center for Metabolic Origins of Disease, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute, Orlando, FL. "Title: To be noted. "

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Bruce J. Nicholson
Thu, May 18

Crystal Archer, Doctoral Dissertation Defense . "Title: To be noted"

1:00-2:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Mentor and Professor: Dr. Mark Shapiro, Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology
Wed, May 31

HOROWITZ LECTURE presented by: Dr. Jeffrey Friedman, MD, PhD, Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Marilyn M. Simpson Professor, The Rockefeller University, Laboratory of Molecular Genetics, New York, NY. "Lipidomics sheds light on diabetic neuropathy"

4:00 pm 309-310L (Medical School Bdg.) Hosted by: Dr. Bruce J. Nicholson

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