HAPPENINGS IN THE DEPARTMENT
The Department premiered a short descriptive video at the Biophysical Society Meeting in San Francisco.
FRIDAY RESEARCH DISCUSSIONS - PROTEIN FORM AND FUNCTION
Les Dutton, Nate Ennist, Zhenyu Zhao | From the laboratory of Les Dutton
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics
Engineering manmade multicofactor proteins for photosynthesis
Friday, March 7 • 4:00 P.M. • JF Library, 248 Anatomy-Chemistry Building • Refreshments served at 3:45 p.m.
GEORGE W. RAIZISS ROUNDS SEMINAR SERIES
Karissa Sanbonmatsu, Ph.D. | Principal Investigator, Theoretical Biology and Biophysics
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Rise of the RNA machines: ribosomes and long non-coding RNAs
Thursday, March 13 • 12:00 noon • Austrian Auditorium, Clinical Research Building
DEPARTMENT OF BIOCHEMISTRY AND BIOPHYSICS SPECIAL SEMINAR
Boris Kholodenko, Ph.D. | SFI Stokes Professor of Systems Biology; Deputy Director, Systems Biology Ireland
University College Dublin
Catching signals surfing the net
Tuesday, March 18 • 4:00 P.M. • Class of ‘62 Auditorium, John Morgan Building
Kristen Lynch has been promoted to Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics effective July 1, 2014
Ronen Marmorstein has joined the Department.
Sergei Vinogradov was an author on a letter to Nature, “Direct measurement of local oxygen concentration in the bone marrow of live animals." It was published online March 2, 2014.
The Wand Lab published “Reverse micelles as a platform for dynamic nuclear polarization in solution NMR of proteins” in the February 19, 2014 issue of the Journal of the American Chemical Society.
The Shorter Lab published "Potentiated Hsp104 Variants Antagonize Diverse Proteotoxic Misfolding Events" in the January 16, 2014 issue of Cell. Read the PennNews Release.
View the photographs from the Departmental/BMB Graduate Group Retreat at Skytop Lodge, November 7-8, 2013.
Download a copy of the Departmental photograph taken October 31, 2013.