DR. GEORGE W. RAIZISS ROUNDS SEMINAR SERIES
Thursday, December 4 • 12:00 NOON • Austrian Auditorium, Clinical Research Building
Michael P. Washburn, Ph.D.
Director of Proteomics Center, Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Associate Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, The University of Kansas Medical Center
“Dissecting nuclear interaction networks with quantitative proteomics"
FRIDAY RESEARCH DISCUSSIONS
Friday, December 5 • 4:00 P.M. • 248 Anatomy-Chemistry Building, JF Library • Refreshments served at 3:30 P.M.
Ravi Radhakrishnan (intro), Joe Jordan, Ryan Bradley, Richard Tourdot
Laboratory of Ravi Radhakrishnan | Department of Bioengineering
"Minimal models across multiple scales – from proteins to cells – mechanisms, constraints, and predictive power"
A collaborative study between University of Pennsylvania and The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia has been published online in Cancer Cell. The authors look for more effective treatments against childhood cancers by targeting mutations of the ALK gene. Mark Lemmon and his lab worked with Yaël P. Mossé of CHOP and Ravi Radhakrishnan of the Department of Bioengineering on the project.
PENNMedicine profiled Les Dutton in its Fall 2014 issue. The article entitled "Man of Many (P)arts" highlights his science and his artwork.
Roundabout RNA: How Circular RNAs Form on the Penn Medicine News Blog site highlights the work in Jeremy Wilusz's lab and his recently published article in Genes and Development on how cells "decide" to make circular RNA.