Structural Biology/Biochemistry Seminar Series (Click to see Calendar View)

The Structural Biology/Biochemistry Seminar Series brings in notable scientists to share their research with faculty and students at least once each week during Fall and Spring semesters.

Date Time Location Event
Tue 03 Oct 2017 11:15 AM KLB 112 Dr. Conor Lynch Seminar
Moffitt Cancer Center; Host: Dr. Amy Sang
Reciprocal Tumor Host Interactions in the Bone Metastatic Prostate Cancer Microenvironment
Tue 10 Oct 2017 11:15 AM KLB 112 Dr. John Wise Seminar
Southern Methodist University; Host: Dr. Peter Fajer
Understanding and Fighting Multidrug Resistance in Cancer
Tue 31 Oct 2017 11:15 AM KLB 112 Dr. Harry Dailey Seminar
University of Georgia; Host: Dr. Peter Fajer
A short history of colorful molecules: Multiple paths to an essential tetrapyrrole.
Tue 14 Nov 2017 11:15 AM KLB 112 Dr. Yong Xiong Seminar
Yale University; Host: Dr. Qian Yin
HIV Capsid Pattern Sensing by the Host Cell
Tue 05 Dec 2017 11:15 AM KLB 112 Dr. Michael Regnier Seminar
University of Washington; Host: Dr. Bryant Chase
The Structural Basis for Altered Cardiac Contractile Properties Resulting from Disease Associated Mutations in Troponin.
Tue 06 Feb 2018 11:15 AM KLB 112 Dr. Anjon Audhya Seminar
University of Wisconsin; Host: Dr. Scott Stagg
Organelle Homeostasis in Development and Disease
Tue 13 Feb 2018 11:15 AM KLB 112 Karen Corbett & Joe Pennington Seminar
FSU; Major Professor: Dr. Wei Yang; Dr. Beth Stroupe
Simulation Study of Long-timescale Protein Dynamics; Identification and characterization of siroheme biosynthetic enzymes in Mycobacterium tuberculosis ;
Tue 27 Feb 2018 11:15 AM KLB 112 Dr. Pingwei Li Seminar
Texas A&M University; Host: Dr. Fanxiu Zhu
Mechanism of cytosolic DNA sensing through the cGAS-STING pathway
Tue 06 Mar 2018 11:15 AM KLB 112 Dr. Wei Qiang Seminar
State University of New York; Host: Dr. Yan-Yan Hu
Understanding the Neuronal Cellular Membrane Disruption induced by the Early-stage Aggregation of Beta-Amyloid Peptides
Tue 13 Mar 2018 11:15 AM KLB 112 Don Caspar Lecture – Dr. Wei Yang
NIH; Host Professor: Dr. Hong Li
Seeing is Believing: Catalytic Processes of Making and Breaking Nucleic Acid.
Tue 27 Mar 2018 11:15 AM KLB 112 Thien Hua Seminar
FSU; Major Professor: Dr. Amy Sang
Converting Fat Cells to Stem Cells by Extracellular Matrix Components
Tue 03 Apr 2018 11:15 AM KLB 112 Dr. Steven Rosenfeld Seminar
Mayo Clinic; Host: Dr. Peter Fajer
How to Tune a Molecular Motor.
Tue 10 Apr 2018 11:15 AM KLB 112 Zhe Wang & Mayassa Bou Dargham Seminar
FSU; Major Professor; Dr. Amy Sang
Grow Neuronal Organoids to Model Human Brain Diseases and for Drug Screening. Subgrouping Breast Cancer Patients Based on Immune Evasion Mechanisms and Unraveling a High Involvement of Tumor Growth Factor-beta and Decoy Receptor 3.
Tue 17 Apr 2018 10:00 AM KLB 112 Dr. Bo Liang Kasha Award Lecture
Emory University School of Medicine; Host: Dr. Hong Li
The Cryo-EM Revolution: Visualizing the Negative Strand RNA Viral Synthesis Machinery.
Tue 24 Apr 2018 11:15 AM KLB 112 Babi Baruani & Malcolm McCray Seminar
FSU; Major Professor: Dr. Yang Wei; Dr. Brian Miller
Uncovering the link between the motion of enzymes and their chemical transformations; Polymerization as a form of Enzyme Regulation.
Tue 01 May 2018 11:15 AM KLB 112 Atousa Mehrani & Archishman Ghosh Seminar
FSU; Major Professor: Dr. Scott Stagg; Dr. Huan-Xiang Zhou/Dr. Hong Li
Investigating the functional role of TFG protein in-situ using cryo-electron tomography; Competitive interactions between macromolecular crowders and ligand with maltose binding protein.