Spring 2018 Seminars Series

+Hosted by the Department of Biology
*Hosted by the Department of MB&B
^Hosted by the Biophysics Program

All Seminars are Thursdays, at NOON, in 107 Shanklin unless otherwise noted. 

JANUARY 25* 

Special seminar to be held in ESC 121:  
Ruben Gonzalez, Columbia University
Ribosomes in action: The role of dynamics in the mechanism and regulation of translation
Host:  Ishita Mukerji

FEBRUARY 1*

Tina Motwani PhD '12
UConn
Scaffolding protein: An engineer of the portal ring complex in bacteriophage P22
Host:  Scott Holmes

FEBRUARY 8+

Chris Dulla, Tufts School of Medicine
Astrocytes and Interneurons: Shaping maturation of inhibition in the brain
Host: Janice Naegele

FEBRUARY 15*

Lewis Lukens, University of Guelph (Ontario)
TBA
Host: Scott Holmes

FEBRUARY 22+

Eric Schultz, UConn
TBA
Host:  Barry Chernoff

MARCH 1*

Eric Alani, Cornell University
Novel roles for MLH mismatch repair proteins in genetic recombination and repair
Host: Amy MacQueen

MARCH 8+

Paul Turner, Yale University
TBA
Host: Fred Cohan

MARCH 29*

TBA

APRIL 5+

Diane Nacci, EPA
When evolution is the solution to pollution
Host: Barry Chernoff

APRIL 12*

Jim Schwob, Tufts University School of Medicine
TBA
Host: Bob Lane

APRIL 19+

TBA

APRIL 26*

TBA

MAY 3+

Bob Schmitz, University of Georgia
Mapping and exploiting epigenetic variation in plant genomes
Host: Sonia Sultan