Monthly Archives: November 2017

Recommended Readings: Ali H. Brivanlou, Ph.D. Monday November 20th, 2017

By |2019-03-26T14:51:55+00:00November 13th, 2017|Categories: Development, Embryology, Evolution, Molecular Biology, Monday Lectures, Recommended Readings, Stem Cell Research|Tags: , , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, November 20, 2017  3:45 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Ali H. Brivanlou, Ph.D. Robert and Harriet Heilbrunnand Professor and Head Laboratory of Stem Cell Biology and Molecular Embryology The Rockefeller University Self-organization of Spatial Patterns in Artificial Human Embryos and Organoids Recommended Readings: News Patrick Monahan. May 4, 2016. Why this lab-grown human [...]

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Recommended Readings: Vamsi Mootha, M.D. Friday November 17th, 2017

By |2019-04-09T19:40:05+00:00November 10th, 2017|Categories: Biochemistry, Computational Biology, Friday Lectures, Genomics, Medicine, System Biology|Tags: , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, November 17, 2017  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Vamsi Mootha, M.D. Professor Systems Biology and Medicine Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital Genome-scale Approaches to Mitochondrial Disease Recommended Readings: Science News Howard Hughes Medical Institute. (2017, May 8). Low oxygen reverses mitochondrial disease in mice. ScienceDaily Empirical Articles Ferrari, Michele; Jain, Isha [...]

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Recommended Readings: Gregory M. Alushin, Ph.D. Monday November 13th, 2017

By |2019-03-26T14:55:40+00:00November 10th, 2017|Categories: Biochemistry, Biophysics, Chemical Biology, Monday Lectures, Structural Biology|Tags: , , , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, November 13, 2017  3:45 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Gregory M. Alushin, Ph.D. Assistant Professor and Head Laboratory of Structural Biophysics and Mechanobiology The Rockefeller University Cytoskeletal Structural Plasticity in Force Generation and Mechanosensation Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Omabegho T, Gurel PS, Cheng CY, Kim LY, Ruijgrok PV, Das R, Alushin GM, Bryant [...]

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Recommended Readings: Sten Linnarsson, Ph.D. Friday November 10th, 2017

By |2019-03-26T14:56:40+00:00November 9th, 2017|Categories: Biochemistry, Biophysics, Friday Lectures, Molecular Biology|Tags: , , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, November 10, 2017  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Sten Linnarsson, Ph.D. Professor Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics Karolinska Institute Unraveling Brain Development using Single-cell Technologies Recommended Readings: News Ed Yong. Oct 14, 2016. A Google Maps for the Human Body. The Atlantic Empirical Articles Cervo, Pia Rivetti di Val; Romanov, Roman A.; [...]

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Recommended Readings: Seth Darst, Ph.D. Monday November 6th, 2017

By |2019-03-26T14:58:02+00:00November 3rd, 2017|Categories: Biochemistry, Biophysics, Chemical Biology, Monday Lectures, Structural Biology|Tags: , , , , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, November 6, 2017  3:45 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Seth Darst, Ph.D. Jack Fishman Professor and Head Laboratory of Molecular Biophysics The Rockefeller University Promoter Melting by Bacterial RNA Polymerase – One Step at a Time Recommended Readings: Feklistov, Andrey; Bae, Brian; Hauver, Jesse; et al. (2017). RNA polymerase motions during promoter melting. [...]

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Recommended Readings: Sohail Tavazoie, M.D., Ph.D. Friday November 3rd, 2017

By |2019-03-26T14:58:58+00:00November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Cellular and Molecular Biology, Friday Lectures, Oncology|Tags: , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, November 3, 2017  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Sohail Tavazoie, M.D., Ph.D., Leon Hess Associate Professor and Head Elizabeth and Vincent Meyer Laboratory of Systems Cancer Biology The Rockefeller University Small RNA Regulation of Cancer Metastasis: Molecular Mechanisms and Therapeutic Application Recommended Readings: Kingham, T. Peter; Nguyen, Hoang C. B.; Zheng, Jian; et [...]

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