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Spring 2017 Seminars

 

BCMB 601

Wednesdays, 3:35 – 4:30, WLS M307

(refreshments served at 3:20)

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Jan 11  Monica Gerth, Dept. Biochemistry, University of Otago, NZ

Scratched, Then Sniffed? Structural And Functional Characterization of Chemoreceptors From P. syringae

 

Jan 18  Tyler Chang, School of Natural Sciences, Univ. Cal. Merced

A Dynamic Day of a Three-protein Circadian Clock

 

Jan 25  Brandon Choi, Molecular and Cellular Physiology Dept. HHMI, Stanford

University

Single Molecule Fluorescence Reveals Dynamic Structures Of Synaptic Protein Assemblies

 

Feb 1   Sarah Heissler, Laboratory of Molecular Physiology, NIH

Looking Under The Hood of Myosin Motors

 

Feb 8   Feng Chen, Dept. of Plant Science, UTK

Function And Evolution of Terpene Synthase Genes

 

Feb 15 Hugh O’Neill, Biology and Soft Matter Division, ORNL

Structural Studies of the Plant Cellulose Synthesis Complex

 

Feb 22 Vasant Muralidharan, Dept. Cellular Biology. University of Georgia, Athens

Retooling Molecular Chaperones for the Parasitic Lifestyle of Plasmodium

 

Mar 1 Jenny Hinshaw, Structural Cell Biology, NIH

Capturing The Sequential Steps of Dynamin- Mediated Fission by Cryo-EM

 

Mar 8   Karen Bernt, Biology Dept., Davidson College, NC

When a Smoke was a Smoke? Characterizing the Biotoxicity of E-cig Vapor & Hookah Smoke

 

Mar 15  No seminar due to Spring Break.

 

Mar 22  Danny Schnell, Plant Biology Dept., Michigan State University

Insights Into The Origin and Mechanism of the Protein Import Machinery of Chloroplast

 

Mar 29 Robert Fletterick, Biochemistry and Biophysics Dept., UCSF

Target Nr5a2: Discovering Compounds That Block Tumor Growth

 

Apr 5   Nicholas Noinaj, Biological Sciences Dept., Purdue University, IN

Structural Insights into the Biogenesis of Beta-barrel Membrane Proteins

 

Apr 12  Elizabeth Fozo, Microbiology Dept., UTK

Effects Of Exogenous Fatty Acids Enterrococcus faecalis: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

 

Apr 19 Nathan Alder, Molecular and Cellular Biology Dept., Univ. Connecticut, Storrs

Cardiolipin As A Mediator of Protein Interaction in The Mitochondrial Inner Membrane

 

Apr 26 Bruce Kohorn, Biology Dept., Bowdoin College, ME

Cell Wall Pectin Perception by Wall Associated Kinases, WAKS

 

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