Cell Biology

Recommended Readings: Kivanç Birsoy, Ph.D. Monday May 20, 2019

By |2019-05-20T16:36:42+00:00May 15th, 2019|Categories: Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Genomics, Mechanisms of Human Disease, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, May 20, 2019  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Kivanç Birsoy, Ph.D. Chapman Perelman Assistant Professor and Head Laboratory of Metabolic Regulation and Genetics The Rockefeller University Metabolic Limitations of Cancer Cell Proliferation    Recommended Readings: Science News Oxygen-Starved Cancer Cells Languish without Aspartate. Jun 25, 2018. Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News Empirical [...]

Recommended Readings: George R. Stark, Ph.D. Friday May 10, 2019

By |2019-06-04T19:25:10+00:00May 8th, 2019|Categories: Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Friday Lectures, Immunobiology, Infectious Disease, Oncology, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, May 10, 2019  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium George R. Stark Ph.D. Distinguished Scientist Department of Cancer Biology Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic Complex Regulation of Interferon-dependent Signaling in Cancer and Infectious Disease Recommended Readings: Science News Promising New Combination Drug Therapy Treats Several Models of Lethal Lung Cancer. March 1, 2018. Cleveland Clinic [...]

Recommended Readings: Paul Bieniasz, Ph.D. Monday April 1, 2019

By |2019-06-05T14:01:41+00:00March 28th, 2019|Categories: Cell Biology, Immunology, Mechanisms of Human Disease, Microbiology, Monday Lectures, Recommended Readings, Virology|Tags: , , , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, April 1, 2019  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Paul Bieniasz, Ph.D. Professor and Head Laboratory of Retrovirology  The Rockefeller University Virus and host discrimination of self and non-self RNA in HIV-1 infection Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Takata MA, Soll SJ, Emery A, Blanco-Melo D, Swanstrom R, Bieniasz PD. (2018). Global synonymous mutagenesis identifies [...]

Recommended Readings: Howard C. Hang, Ph.D. Monday February 25, 2019

By |2019-06-05T14:08:53+00:00February 22nd, 2019|Categories: Biochemistry, Biophysics, Cell Biology, Chemical Biology, Immunology, Microbiology, Monday Lectures, Recommended Readings, Structural Biology|Tags: , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, February 25, 2019  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Howard C. Hang Ph.D. Richard E. Salomon Family Associate Professor and Head Laboratory of Chemical Biology and Microbial Pathogenesis The Rockefeller University Microbiota Modulation of Host Immunity, the SagA continues Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Liu W, Zhou Y, Peng T, Zhou P, Ding X, [...]

Recommended Readings: Tom Muir, Ph.D. Friday January 25, 2019

By |2019-04-08T16:21:55+00:00January 15th, 2019|Categories: Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Chemistry, Friday Lectures, Molecular Genetics, Physics, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, January 25, 2019 3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium Tom Muir Ph.D. Professor of Chemistry and Chair Department of Chemistry Painting Chromatin with Synthetic Protein Chemistry Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Nacev, B.A., Feng, L., Bagert, J.D. Lemiesz, A., et al. (2019). The expanding landscape of ‘oncohistone’ mutations in human cancers. NATURE, in press Wojcik, [...]

Recommended Readings: Titia de Lange, Ph.D., Monday October 15, 2018

By |2019-03-28T16:07:29+00:00October 8th, 2018|Categories: Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Genetics, Genomics, Monday Lectures, Recommended Readings, Structural Biology|Tags: , , , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, October 15, 2018  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Titia de Lange, Ph.D. Leon Hess Professor and Head Laboratory of Cell Biology and Genetics The Rockefeller University Understanding DSB Repair: How Telomeres Gave Us a Break(through) Recommended Readings: Science News Scientists discover a mechanism of drug resistance in breast and ovarian cancer. July 18, [...]

Recommended Readings: Michael W. Young, Ph.D., Monday October 8, 2018

By |2019-03-28T16:08:09+00:00September 28th, 2018|Categories: Cell Biology, Genetics, Genomics, Monday Lectures, Neurosciences and Behavior, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, October 8, 2018  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Michael W. Young, Ph.D. Richard and Jeanne Fisher Professor and Head Laboratory of Genetics The Rockefeller University Genes Controlling Sleep and Circadian Rhythms Recommended Readings: Science News Rosemary Braun. A Simple Blood Test Could Tell You the Time Inside Your Body. September 12, 2018. Discover [...]

Recommended Readings: Peter Reddien, Ph.D. Friday September 28, 2018

By |2019-03-28T15:55:24+00:00September 21st, 2018|Categories: Cell Biology, Computational Biology, Developmental Biology, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Recommended Readings, Stem Cell Research|Tags: , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, September 28, 2018  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Peter Reddien Ph.D. Professor and Associate Department Head Department of Biology Massachusetts Institute of Technology How Stem Cells and Positional Information Lead to Planarian Regeneration Recommended Readings: Science News Lisa Girard. A blueprint for regeneration. March 15, 2018. MIT News Empirical Articles Fincher, Christopher T.; [...]

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

By |2019-04-09T19:07:00+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, [...]

Recommended Readings: Clare Waterman, Ph.D. Friday April 6, 2018

By |2019-06-05T14:27:02+00:00April 6th, 2018|Categories: Cell Biology, Friday Lectures, Microbiology, Physiology|Tags: , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, April 6, 2018  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Clare Waterman Ph.D. NIH Distinguished Investigator Laboratory of Cell and Tissue Morphodynamics National Institutes of Health Integrating Actin Dynamics and Adhesion in Cell Migration and Immune Function Recommended Readings: Science News Live-Cell Microscopy Reveals How Cell Movement is Driven. Dec 11, 2017. GEN News Empirical [...]