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

By |2019-06-05T13:22:49+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, [...]

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

By |2019-04-09T13:15:34+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 [...]

Recommended Readings: David Keays, Ph.D. Monday March 4, 2019

By |2019-06-05T14:16:12+00:00January 31st, 2019|Categories: Genetics, Neurobiology, Pathology, Recommended Readings, Sensory Biology, Special Seminar Series|Tags: , , |

Special Seminar Series Monday, March 4, 2019  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium David Keays, Ph.D. Group Leader Research Institute of Molecular Pathology – Vienna, Austria The Mysterious Magnetoreceptors Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Landler, Lukas; Keays, David A. (2018). Cryptochrome: The magnetosensor with a sinister side? PLOS BIOLOGY. 16 (10) Engels, Svenja; Treiber, Christoph Daniel; Salzer, [...]

Recommended Readings: David Julius, Ph.D. Friday February 8, 2019

By |2019-06-05T14:13:55+00:00January 31st, 2019|Categories: Biochemistry, Biophysics, Friday Lectures, Medicine, Molecular Biology, Molecular Genetics, Pharmacology, Physiology, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, February 8, 2019  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium David Julius Ph.D. Morris Herzstein Chair in Molecular Biology and Medicine Professor and Chair of Physiology University of California Natural Products as Probes of the Pain Pathway: From Physiology to Atomic Structure Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Gao, Yuan; Cao, Erhu; Julius, David; et al. (2016). [...]

Discovering That Genes Are Made of DNA

By |2019-03-25T17:30:53+00:00January 30th, 2019|Categories: Events, Library|

January 31, 2019 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM Welch Hall, 2nd Floor Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of the Avery-MacLeod-McCarty Transformation Paper with Excerpts from a Never-before-seen Video Interview with Maclyn McCarty On February 1, 1944, The Journal of Experimental Medicine published an account by Oswald Avery, Colin MacLeod, and Maclyn McCarty of what Nobelist Peter [...]

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: David Baker, Ph.D. Friday January 11, 2019

By |2019-04-08T18:35:33+00:00December 21st, 2018|Categories: Biochemistry, Computational Biology, Evolution, Friday Lectures, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , |

  Friday Lectures Friday, January 11, 2018  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium David Baker Ph.D. Professor of Biochemistry and Director of the Institute for Protein Design University of Washington The Coming of Age of De Novo Protein Design Recommended Readings: Science News Scientists program proteins to pair exactly. December 19, 2018. Science Daily Empirical Articles Shen, [...]

BioCyc database collection

By |2019-04-22T18:24:28+00:00December 19th, 2018|Categories: Database, Genomics|

The BioCyc collection of Pathway/Genome Databases (PGDBs) provides a reference on the genomes and metabolic pathways of thousands of sequenced organisms. BioCyc PGDBs are generated by software that predict the metabolic pathways of completely sequenced organisms, predict which genes code for missing enzymes in metabolic pathways, and predict operons. BioCyc also integrates information from other [...]

Introducing Matthew Covey, new University Librarian

By |2019-06-05T15:00:28+00:00December 14th, 2018|Categories: Library|

This August, Matthew Covey joined Rockefeller as the new University Librarian. The first scientist to hold the position since Professor Alfred Mirsky’s tenure as librarian from 1965 until 1972, Matt’s appointment emphasizes Rockefeller’s commitment to revitalizing the Rita and Frits Markus Library with new services, resources, and expertise that more directly support biomedical research in [...]