VIEW SEMINAR SCHEDULE

Department of Biochemistry

Spring 2014
Date Time Room Notes
Fri, Jan 10

Dr. Philip LoVerde, Professor, Biochemistry & Pathology Department, UTHSCSA. "Schistosoma mansoni: Genetic basis of drug resistance, drug mode of action and drug repurposing "

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Bruce J. Nicholson
Fri, Jan 31

Dr. Matthew Hart, Department of Biochemistry, UTHSCSA. "From bench to drug and back: Understanding signaling pathways to prevent or treat disease"

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

Dr. Linda Roman, Department of Biochemistry, UTHSCSA. "NO Control: Nitric Oxide Synthase in Skeletal Muscle"

12:00-1:00 p.m. 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Bruce J. Nicholson
Fri, Feb 14

Dr. Martin Adamo, Professor, Biochemistry Department, UTHSCSA. "Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 and the Healthspan"

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Bruce J. Nicholson
Fri, Feb 21

Dr. Jim Nelson, Department of Physiology, UTHSCSA. "Using Genetic Variation to Probe the Lifespan Modulating Mechanisms of Dietary Restriction"

12:00 - 1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Martin Adamo
Fri, Feb 28

Dr. Yan Jessie Zhang, Chemistry Department, The University of Texas at Austin. "CTD code: a combinatorial code for eukaryotic transcription"

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. Paul F. Fitzpatrick
Fri, Mar 7

Dr. Andreas Kuhn, Dept. of Microbiology & Molecular Biology, Univ. of Hohenheim, Germany. "Membrane insertion of a single bacterial protein in real time" (Abstract)

12:00-1:00 p.m. 409-410L Hosted by: Dr. Philip Serwer
Fri, Mar 21

B.S. Kasinath, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology. "Signaling regulation of kidney protein synthesis in diabetes"

12:00-1:00 pm 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: Dr. John C. Lee
Fri, Mar 28

Dr. Barton Slatko, Genomic Biology Div., Molecular Parasitology Group, Head, DNA Sequencing Group, New England Biolabs, Inc., Ipswich, MA. "The Wolbachia Endosymbiont as a Drug Target For Control of Human Filariasis Disease"

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

HOROWITZ Lecture: Dr. Stephen C. Harrison, Giovanni Armenise-Harvard Professor of Basic Medical Sciences, Harvard Medical School. "Structural Biology of Viral Cell Entry"

4:00-5:00 p.m. 409-410L (Medical School Bldg.) Hosted by: The Biochemistry Department Graduate Students
Fri, May 2

Biochemistry Dept. Science Retreat & Poster Session. "Guest speaker: Dr. Stephen C. Harrison, Harvard Medical School and Boston Children's Hospital. Title: "Molecular Dissection of Kinetochores"

10:00am - 5:00 p.m. CCRI Commons Area/Auditorium Children's Cancer Research Institute, Greehey Campus
Wed, May 7

Dr. Erwin London, The State University of New York at Stony Brook. "Applying New Approaches for Analyzing Membrane Domain Organization "

12:00-1:00 pm 114/116/118-AAB Hosted by: Dr. Jean X. Jiang
Fall 2014
Date Time Room Notes
Fri, Sep 5

Dr. Francis T.F. Tsai, Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and Molecular and Cellular Biology, Baylor College of Medicine. "Title: To be noted"

12:00-1:00 pm Room: To be noted Hosted by: Dr. Andrew P. Hinck
Fri, Sep 19

Dr. Zhiqiang An, Professor & Robert A. Welch Distinguished University Chair in Chemistry, Brown Foundation Institute of Molecular Medicine, Director, Texas Therapeutics Institute, UT Health Science Center at Houston. "Title: To be noted"

12:00-1:00 pm Room: To be noted Hosted by: Dr. Jean X. Jiang
Fri, Nov 7

Dr. Andrew L. Lee, Division of Chemical Biology & Medicinal Chemistry, Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. "Title: To be noted"

12:00-1:00 pm Room: To be noted Hosted by: Dr. John C. Lee

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