Biophysics

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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Recommended Readings: Timothy Ryan, Ph.D., Monday October 23th, 2017

By |2019-08-02T18:55:27+00:00October 20th, 2017|Categories: Biochemistry, Biophysics, Monday Lectures, Neuroscience|Tags: , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, October 23, 2017  3:45 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Timothy Ryan, Ph.D. Tri-Institutional Professor Department of biochemistry Weill Cornell Medical College The Cost of Thinking: Metabolic Fitness at the Synapse Level Recommended Readings: Jaime de Juan Sanz (2017). The surprising metabolism of "exercising" neurons. Plos Blogs http://news.cornell.edu/stories/2017/01/brain-cells-mobilize-sugar-response-increased-activity Ashrafi, Ghazaleh; Ryan, Timothy A. (2017). [...]

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Recommended Readings: Tom Maniatis, Ph.D., Friday October 6th, 2017

By |2019-08-02T18:55:27+00:00September 27th, 2017|Categories: Biochemistry, Biophysics, Friday Lectures, Molecular Biology|Tags: , , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, October 06, 2017  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Tom Maniatis, Ph.D. Isidore S. Edelman Professor and Chair Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics Columbia University Medical Center The Generation and Function of Protocadherin Cell Surface Diversity in Mammalian Neural Circuit Assembly Recommended Readings: Technology Networks - Wrong Wiring Causes Depression. Apr 28, 2017 [...]

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Recommended Readings: Sue Biggins, Ph.D., Friday May 5th, 2017

By |2019-08-02T18:55:36+00:00May 4th, 2017|Categories: Biochemistry, Biophysics, Cellular and Molecular Biology, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, May 5th, 2017   3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Sue Biggins, Ph.D. Member and Associate Director Division of Basic Sciences Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Sensing Tension at Kinetochores Recommended Readings: https://www.ibiology.org/ibioseminars/chromosome-segregation.html  Miller, Matthew P.; Asbury, Charles L.; Biggins, Sue (2016). A TOG Protein Confers Tension Sensitivity to Kinetochore-Microtubule Attachments. CELL. 165(6): 1428-1439 [...]

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Recommended Readings: Shixin Liu Ph.D. Monday November 14 2016

By |2019-08-02T18:55:49+00:00October 21st, 2016|Categories: Biophysics, Cellular and Molecular Biology, Methods, Microbiology, Monday Lectures, Science|Tags: , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday November 14, 2016   3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Shixin Liu   Ph.D. Assistant Professor, The Rockefeller University Laboratory of Nanoscale Biophysics and Biochemistry Watching Biological Machines in Action Recommended Readings:  Liu, Shixin; Chistol, Gheorghe; Hetherington, Craig L.; et al.  A Viral Packaging Motor Varies Its DNA Rotation and Step Size to Preserve Subunit Coordination [...]

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Recommended Readings: David Baker, Ph.D., April 29

By |2019-08-02T18:56:33+00:00March 25th, 2015|Categories: Biochemistry, Biophysics, Genomics, Recommended Readings, Science, Special Seminar Series|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Special Lecture Series Wednesday, April 29, 2015 3:45 p.m., Carson Family Auditorium (CRC) David Baker, Ph.D., Professor of Biochemistry, University of Washington Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Post-Evolutionary Biology: Design of Novel Protein Structures, Functions and Assemblies Recommended Readings Empirical Articles Bradley, P., Misura, K. M., & Baker, D. (2005). Toward high-resolution de novo structure [...]

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Recommended Readings: Jue Chen, Ph.D., February 27 2015

By |2019-08-02T18:56:34+00:00January 30th, 2015|Categories: Biophysics, Cellular and Molecular Biology, Friday Lectures, Physics, Recommended Readings, Science|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Friday Lecture Series / Ph.D. Recruitment Lecture Friday, February 25, 2015 3:45 p.m., Caspary Auditorium Jue Chen, Ph.D., Head of Laboratory of Membrane Biology and Biophysics, The Rockefeller University Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Understanding Molecular Pumps: Insights from Structural BiologyRecommended Readings Empirical Articles Chen, S., Oldham, M. L., Davidson, A. L., & Chen, J. (2013). [...]

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