Biology

Recommended Readings: Gina G. Turrigiano, Ph.D. Friday September 20, 2019

By |2019-09-06T20:46:59+00:00September 6th, 2019|Categories: Biology, Biophysics, Computational Biology, Electrophysiology, Friday Lectures, Neuroscience, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, September 20, 2019  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium Gina G. Turrigiano Ph.D. Joseph Levitan Professor of Vision Science Department of Biology                                                                 Brandeis University                                         Firing Rate Homeostasis in Neocortical Networks   Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Miska, Nathaniel J.; Richter, Leonidas M. A.; Cary, Brian A.; et al. (2018). Sensory experience inversely regulates [...]

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Recommended Readings: Mandë Holford, Ph.D., Thursday April 25th, 2019

By |2019-08-02T18:54:22+00:00April 8th, 2019|Categories: Biology, Cellular and Molecular Physiology, Chemistry, Recommended Readings, Special Seminar Series|Tags: , , , , |

Special Seminar Series Thursday, April 25, 2019  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Mandë Holford, Ph.D. Associate Professor Department of Chemistry and Biology The City University of New York – Hunter College & Graduate Center The Transformative Power of Venom in Evolution and Biomedical Applications Recommended Readings: Science News Emily Driscoll and Luke Groskin. (2017, Nov [...]

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Recommended Readings: Molly Przeworski, Ph.D. Friday November 30, 2018

By |2019-08-02T18:54:50+00:00November 1st, 2018|Categories: Bioinformatics, Biology, Evolutionary Biology, Friday Lectures, Mathematical Genomics, Recommended Readings, System Biology|Tags: , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, November 30, 2018  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium Molly Przeworski Ph.D. Professor Department of Biological Sciences and Systems Biology Columbia University An Evolutionary Perspective on Meiotic Recombination in Vertebrates   Recommended Readings: Science News Hakhamanesh Mostafavi, Joe Pickrell and Molly Przeworski. Evolutionary geneticists spot natural selection happening now in people. September 11, 2017. [...]

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Recommended Readings: Alison North, Ph.D. Monday March 26, 2018

By |2019-08-02T18:55:12+00:00March 21st, 2018|Categories: Biology, Electron Microscopy, Monday Lectures|Tags: , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, March 26, 2018  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Alison North, Ph.D. Research Associate Professor and Senior Director Bio-Imaging Resource Center The Rockefeller University A Resolution to Avoid an Evil: The Truth about Resolution, Aberrations, and Co-Localization Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Demmerle, Justin; Innocent, Cassandravictoria; North, Alison J.; et al. (2017). Strategic and [...]

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Recommended Readings: Lewis Cantley, Ph.D. Friday March 16, 2018

By |2019-08-02T18:55:12+00:00March 12th, 2018|Categories: Biology, Cancer, Friday Lectures, Medicine, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, March 16, 2018  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Lewis Cantley, Ph.D. Meyer Director of the Sandra and Edward Meyer Cancer Center and Professor of Cancer Biology in Medicine Weill Cornell Medicine and New York-Presbyterian Hospital PI 3-Kinase: Linking Obesity, Insulin Resistance, and Cancer Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Liu H, Murphy CJ, Karreth FA, [...]

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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: Nancy A. Moran, Ph.D., Friday September 22th, 2017

By |2019-08-02T18:55:28+00:00September 21st, 2017|Categories: Bacteriology, Biology, Ecology and Environmental, Entomology, Evolution, Friday Lectures|Tags: , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, September 22, 2017  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Nancy A. Moran, Ph.D. Leslie Surginer Endowed Professor Department of Integrative Biology University of Texas The evolution and function of gut communities in social bees Recommended Readings: Ashley P. Taylor. March 29, 2017. In Certain Social Bees, Gut Microbiomes Follow Phylogeny. TheScientist Kwong, Waldan K.; [...]

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