VIEW SEMINAR SCHEDULE

Department of Biochemistry

Fall 2016
Date Time Room Notes
Fri, Sep 30

James Collins, Assistant Professor, Pharmacology Department, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX. "It is No Fluke! Using Free-living Planarians to Guide Our Understanding of Schistosomes" (Abstract)

12:00-1:00 pm 309-310L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Philip LoVerde
Fri, Oct 7

Dr. A. Clay Clark, Professor and Chair, Department of Biology, University of Texas at Arlington. "Evolution of Caspase Allostery"

12:00-1:00 pm 309-310L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Paul Fitzpatrick
Fri, Oct 14

Biochemistry Department Science Retreat & Poster Session, Keynote Speaker: Dr. Daniel J. Leahy, Professor & Chairman, Molecular Biosciences, The University of Texas at Austin. "How EGF and Insulin Activate Their Receptors "

9:30am-5:00pm The GCCRI Bldg. Aud./Lobby Hosted by: Dr. Bruce Nicholson and the Biochemistry Department Faculty.
Fri, Oct 21

Dr. Kirstin Hanson, Asst. Professor, Department of Biology & South Texas Center for Emerging Infectious Deseases, UTSA. "Plasmodium Liver Stage Phenotypic Profiling for Antimalarial Drug Discovery"

12:00-1:00 pm 309-310L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Philip LoVerde
Fri, Oct 28

Dr. Sheena D'Arcy, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, The University of Texas at Dallas. "Structural Characterization of Histone Chaperone Complexes"

12:00-1:00 pm 309-310L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Borries Demeler
Fri, Nov 4

Dr. Xiao-Dong Chen, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, McGovern Medical School, Institute of Molecular Medicine, Department of Integrative Biology and Pharmacology. "EPAC Proteins: Structure, Function and Drug Discovery"

12:00-1:00 pm 309-310L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Jean X. Jiang
Fri, Nov 11

Duane Winkler, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, The University of Texas at Dallas. "Molecular Mechanisms of Sod1 Maturation Processes"

12:00-1:00 pm 309-310L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Borries Demeler
Tue, Nov 15

Gustavo Duque, MD, PhD, FRACP Professor and Chair of Medicine, Director of Australian Institute for Musculoskeletal Science (AIMSS), Melbourne Medical School, Western Precinct, The University of Melbourne & Western Health, Sunshine Hospital, Australia. "Osteosarcopenia as a lipotoxic disease "

1:00-2:00pm 444-445B (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Martin Adamo and John Lee.
Fri, Dec 9

Yidong Bai, Ph.D., Department of Cellular & Structural Biology, UTHSCSA. "The Regulation of Oxidative Phosphorylation Machinery"

12:00-1:00 pm 309-310L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Martin Adamo

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