HAPPENINGS IN THE DEPARTMENT
GRADUATE GROUP IN BIOCHEMISTRY AND MOLECULAR BIOPHYSICS THESIS DEFENSE
Edward R. Ballister (advisor: Michael Lampson, Ph.D.)
Inducible protein dimerization: New tools and applications to understanding the mitotic checkpoint
Monday, April 21, 2014 • 3:15 P.M. • Reunion Auditorium, John Morgan Building
2014 JOHNSON FOUNDATION BRITTON CHANCE RESEARCH DISCUSSIONS
Man-Made Maquette-Tetrapyrrole Ensembles for Artificial Photosynthesis
For a listing of speakers, click here
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 • 10:00 A.M. – 4:45 P.M. • JF Library, 248 Anatomy-Chemistry Building
The Ribsome: Structure and Function
Honoring the the 2014 Benjamin Franklin Medal Laureate, Joachin Frank
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Wednesday, April 23, 2014 • Beginning at 9:00 A.M. • Smilow Center for Translational Research
GEORGE W. RAIZISS ROUNDS SEMINAR SERIES
Sue Biggins, Ph.D.
Senior Investigator, Basic Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Reconstituting kinetochore functions in vitro
Thursday, April 24, 2014 • 12:00 NOON • Austrian Auditorium, Clinical Research Building
FRIDAY RESEARCH DISCUSSIONS | PROTEIN FORM AND FUNCTION
Harry Ischiropoulos, Scott Ugras
The Ichiropoulos Lab | Department of Pediatrics
Quantitative phosphoproteomics reveal perturbations in neuronal signaling during alpha-synuclein aggregation
Friday, April 25, 2014 • 4:00 P.M. • JF Library, 248 Anatomy-Chemistry Bldg.• Refreshments served at 3:45 P.M.
Ben Garcia's article on ‘A quantitative atlas of histone modification signatures from human cancer cells’ has won the BioMed Central Molecular and Cellular Sciences category Research Award and will now be shortlisted for the prestigious BioMed Central Research Award
Ben Garcia recently won two awards: The 2014 Pittsburgh Conference Achievement Award, sponsored by the Society for Analytical Chemists of Pittsburgh (SACP) and The Arthur F. Findeis Award for Achievements by a Young Analytical Scientist, sponsored by the American Chemical Society (ACS).
Steve Artim, a VMD/PhD student with Mark Lemmon, received an oral presentation award at the 2014 Phi Zeta Annual Student Research Day at the University of Pennsylvania's Veterinary School.
The Department premiered a short descriptive video at the Biophysical Society Meeting in San Francisco.
Kristen Lynch has been promoted to Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics effective July 1, 2014
Ronen Marmorstein has joined the Department.
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.