Biochemistry

Recommended Readings: David Pellman, M.D. Friday June 1, 2018

By |2019-08-02T18:54:51+00:00May 30th, 2018|Categories: Biochemistry, Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Genomics|Tags: , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, June 1, 2018  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium David Pellman M.D. Margaret M. Dyson Professor Department of Cell Biology Harvard Medical School Mechanisms of Rapid Genome Evolution Recommended Readings: Science News Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Researchers identify origin of chromosomal oddity in some cancer cells. May 27, 2015. EurekAlert Empirical Articles Marteil, Gaelle; Guerrero, [...]

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Recommended Readings: Stephen Elledge, Ph.D. Friday May 18, 2018

By |2019-08-02T18:54:51+00:00May 17th, 2018|Categories: Biochemistry, Cancer Biology, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Genomics, Proteomic|Tags: , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, May 18, 2018  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Stephen J. Elledge Ph.D. Gregor Mendel Professor Department of Genetics Harvard Medical School Microgenetics: What We Can Learn About Protein Degradation from Bits of Genes Recommended Readings: Science News Your viral infection history in a single drop of blood. June 4, 2015. ScienceDaily Empirical Articles [...]

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Recommended Readings: Stephen Goff, Ph.D. Friday May 11, 2018

By |2019-08-02T18:54:51+00:00May 9th, 2018|Categories: Biochemistry, Friday Lectures, Immunology, Microbiology, Molecular Biophysics|

Friday Lectures Friday, May 11, 2018  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Stephen Goff Ph.D. Higgins Professor Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons Quiet, Please: Silencing Retroviral DNAs Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Lee, Andreia; CingOz, Oya; Sabo, Yosef; et al. (2018). Characterization of interaction between Trim28 and YY1 in silencing [...]

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Recommended Readings: Michael P. Rout, Ph.D. Monday April 2, 2018

By |2019-08-02T18:55:12+00:00March 27th, 2018|Categories: Biochemistry, Biophysics, Cancer Biology, Chemical Biology, Immunology, Microbiology, Monday Lectures, Virology|Tags: , , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, April 2, 2018  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Michael P. Rout, Ph.D. Professor Laboratory of Cellular and Structural Biology The Rockefeller University A Hole New View: Structure-Function Mapping of the Nuclear Pore Complex Recommended Readings: Science News March 15, 2018. Scientists map the portal to the cell’s nucleus. Science Daily. Empirical Articles [...]

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Recommended Readings: Edward H. Egelman, Ph.D. Friday January 19th, 2018

By |2019-08-02T18:55:13+00:00January 4th, 2018|Categories: Biochemistry, Biology, Evolution, Friday Lectures, Molecular Genetics|Tags: , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, January 19, 2018  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Edward Egelman, Ph.D. Harrison Distinguished Professor Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics University of Virginia Medical School Cryo-EM of Protein and Nucleoprotein Polymers at Near-Atomic Resolution Recommended Readings: Science News Kenny Walter. Virus Holds Key to Durable Material. (2017, Jul 20). Virus Holds Key to Durable Material. [...]

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Recommended Readings: Joan A. Steitz, Ph.D. Friday January 5th, 2018

By |2019-08-02T18:55:26+00:00December 19th, 2017|Categories: Biochemistry, Biophysics, Friday Lectures, Molecular Biology|Tags: , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, January 5, 2018  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Joan A. Steitz, Ph.D. Sterling Professor Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry Yale University RNA Triple Helices in Cellular and Viral Biology   Recommended Readings: Science News Michael White. Oct 17, 2017. The Women Who Should Win the Nobel Prize—but Haven't. PacificStandard Empirical Articles Brown, Jessica A.; [...]

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

By |2019-08-02T18:55:27+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 |2019-08-02T18:55:27+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 |2019-08-02T18:55:27+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 |2019-08-02T18:55:27+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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