Seminars and Workshops

Date & Location
04/02/2015 - 4:00pm
1289 CBRB
“Environmental and Bacterial Toxins Cause Dysfunctional Fat: Potential Role in Diabetes”
Al Klingelhutz, PhD

Associate Professor of Microbiology
University of Iowa

"Semen Exosomes: Friend or Foe in HIV Transmission?"
Chioma Okeoma, PhD

Assistant Professor of Microbiology
University of Iowa

04/07/2015 - 1:30pm
2117 MERF
"Novel regulation and function of the actin bundling protein Fascin "
Christopher Groen (Tootle lab)

Thesis Seminar
Molecular & Cellular Biology Graduate Student
University of Iowa

04/08/2015 - 9:00am
2117 MERF
"An integrin-based mechanism for sensitizing melanomas to therapies"
Xiaowen Sun (DeMali lab)

Thesis Seminar
Molecular & Cellular Biology Graduate Student
University of Iowa

04/09/2015 - 1:00pm
1289 CBRB
"BST-2/Tetherin: An antiviral factor with cancer-promoting capabilities"
Wadie Mahauad Fernandez (Okeoma lab)

MCB Graduate Student
University of Iowa

"Nek2 & Usp7: A novel malignancy-driving interaction in Myeloma?"
Reinaldo Fanqui Machin (Zhan lab)

MCB Graduate Student
University of Iowa

04/16/2015 - 4:00pm
1289 CBRB
“The role of mitochondrial CaMKII in vascular restenosis” and TBA
Emily Nguyen (Grumbach lab)

MCB Graduate Student
University of Iowa

Kaylia Duncan (Cornell lab)

MCB Graduate Student
University of Iowa

04/17/2015 - 2:00pm
Aud. 3 BSB
"Molecular Mechanisms of the Anti-cancer Action of Schweinfurthins"
Chaoqun Zheng (Hohl lab)

Thesis Seminar
Molecular & Cellular Biology Graduate Student
University of Iowa

04/23/2015 - 4:00pm
NO SEMINAR
Health Sciences Research Week
04/30/2015 - 4:00pm
1289 CBRB
"Epigenetic Responses to Low Dose Ionizing Radiation"
Randy Jirtle, PhD

Adjunct Professor of Epigenetics
North Carolina State University

Raleigh, NC
Co-sponsored with the Free Radical Radiation Program

05/07/2015 - 10:30am
2117 MERF
TBA - Bradner
James Bradner, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Director, Center for the Science of Therapeutics, Broad Institute
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA
Co-sponsored with the Dept. of Biochemistry

05/14/2015 - 4:00pm
NO SEMINAR
Final Exam Week
05/21/2015 - 12:30pm
1289 CBRB
Rotation Talks
1st Year Graduate Students