Cellular and Molecular Biology

Recommended Readings: Christopher Chang, Ph.D. Wednesday March 6, 2019

By |2019-08-02T18:54:22+00:00March 5th, 2019|Categories: Cellular and Molecular Biology, Recommended Readings, Special Seminar Series|Tags: , , |

  Special Seminar Series Wednesday, March 6, 2019  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Christopher Chang, Ph.D. Chair Professor Department of Chemistry and Molecular and Cell Biology University of California, Berkeley Deciphering Transition Metal Signaling with Activity-Based Sensing Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Su TA, Shihadih DS, Cao W, Detomasi TC, Heffern MC, Jia S, Stahl A, [...]

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Recommended Readings: Jodi Nunnari, Ph.D. Friday February 15, 2019

By |2019-08-02T18:54:23+00:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: Cellular and Molecular Biology, Friday Lectures, Recommended Readings|Tags: , |

Friday Lectures Friday, February 15, 2019  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium Jodi Nunnari Ph.D. Professor and Chair Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology University of California Natural Products as Probes of the Pain Pathway: From Physiology to Atomic Structure Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Mallat, A.; Uchiyama, L. F.; Lewis, S. C.; et al. (2018). Discovery and [...]

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Recommended Readings: Laura Landweber, Ph.D. Friday February 2nd, 2018

By |2019-08-02T18:55:13+00:00January 25th, 2018|Categories: Cellular and Molecular Biology, Developmental Biology, Evolutionary Biology, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Genomics|Tags: , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, February 2nd, 2018  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Laura Landweber, Ph.D.  Professor Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics and Biological Sciences Columbia University RNA-programmed genome rearrangement and editing in the ciliate Oxytricha Recommended Readings: Science News Greg Miller. This Bizarre Organism Builds Itself a New Genome Every Time It Has Sex. (2014, Sep 17). Wired [...]

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

By |2019-08-02T18:55:27+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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Recommended Readings: Anja Groth, Ph.D., Friday October 13th, 2017

By |2019-08-02T18:55:27+00:00October 9th, 2017|Categories: Cellular and Molecular Biology, Epigenetics, Friday Lectures, Genomics, Proteomic, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, October 13, 2017  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Anja Groth, Ph.D. Professor and Group Leader Biotech Research and Innovation Centre (BRIC)  University of Copenhagen Chromatin Replication and Epigenome Maintenance   Recommended Readings: Hammond, Colin M.; Stromme, Caroline B.; Huang, Hongda; et al. (2017). Histone chaperone networks shaping chromatin function. NATURE REVIEWS MOLECULAR CELL [...]

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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: Elly Tanaka, Ph.D. March 17, 2017

By |2019-08-02T18:55:37+00:00March 16th, 2017|Categories: Cellular and Molecular Biology, Evolution, Friday Lectures, Molecular Genetics|Tags: , , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, March 17, 2017   3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Elly Tanaka, Ph.D. Senior Scientist, Research Institute of Molecular Pathology, Vienna, Austria The Control of Growth, Signaling, and Patterning during Vertebrate Limb Regeneration Recommended Readings: https://medicalxpress.com/news/2017-03-inflammation-regeneration-friend-foe.html Tanaka, Elly M. (2016). The Molecular and Cellular Choreography of Appendage on Regeneration. CELL. 165(7): 1598-1608 Tornini, Valerie [...]

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Recommended Readings: Maria Barna Ph.D. Friday December 9, 2016

By |2019-08-02T18:55:37+00:00December 1st, 2016|Categories: Cellular and Molecular Biology, Friday Lectures, Genomics, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, December 9, 2016   3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Maria Barna, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Departments of Developmental Biology and Genetics at Stanford University Specialized Ribosomes: A New Frontier in Gene Regulation, Organismal Biology, & Evolution Recommended Readings: Xue, Shifeng; Barna, Maria.   Specialized ribosomes: a new frontier in gene regulation and organismal biology.  NATURE REVIEWS [...]

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Recommended Readings: Tania Baker Ph.D. Friday, November 18, 2016

By |2019-08-02T18:55:49+00:00November 17th, 2016|Categories: Cellular and Molecular Biology, Friday Lectures, HHMI, Microbiology, Recommended Readings, Science|Tags: , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, November 18, 2016   3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Tania Baker, Ph.D. Edwin C. Whitehead Professor of Biology, MIT Investigator, HHMI Operations of AAA+ Unfoldase Motors: Powerful Destroyers and Activators of Protein Function Selected Publications: Baker, Tania A.; Sauer, Robert T.  ClpXP, an ATP-powered unfolding and protein-degradation machine.    BIOCHIMICA ET BIOPHYSICA ACTA-MOLECULAR CELL [...]

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Recommended Readings: Frederick Cross Ph.D. Monday December 5, 2016

By |2019-08-02T18:55:49+00:00November 10th, 2016|Categories: Cellular and Molecular Biology, Evolution, Monday Lectures, Recommended Readings, Science|Tags: , , , |

Monday Lectures  December 5, 2016 4:00 p.m.  Carson Family Auditorium  CRC Frederick Cross  Ph.D. Professor,  Laboratory of Cell Cycle Genetics The Rockefeller University Evolution of Cell Cycle Control: Branches and a Green Microbe Recommended Readings: Tulin, Frej; Cross, Frederick R.  Patching Holes in the Chlamydomonas Genome.  G3-GENES GENOMES GENETICS   6(7): 1899-1910   JUL 1 2016 Onishi, Masayuki; [...]

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