HAPPENINGS IN THE DEPARTMENT
GEORGE W. RAIZISS ROUNDS SEMINAR SERIES
Thursday, December 3, 2015 • 12:00 NOON • Austrian Auditorium, Clinical Research Building
Ai Yamamoto, PhD, Assistant Professor of Neurology and Pathology and Cell Biology, Columbia University
"Alfy on the brain: selective macroautophagy and neurodegeneration"
FRIDAY RESEARCH DISCUSSIONS
Friday, December 4 • 3:30 PM • JF Library, 248 Anatomy-Chemistry Building • Happy Hour to follow
Josh Wand, Christine Jorge, Bryan Marques, and Brian Fuglestad | From the Wand Laboratory
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics
"Confined space, protein biophysics, and drug discovery"
Photos from the 2015 Departmental/Graduate Group have been uploaded. The Retreat was held November 12-13, 2015 at Skytop Lodge in the Poconos.
Ben Garcia has won the Ken Standing Award. The Ken Standing Award is presented by the sponsors of the Enabling Technologies (ETP) Symposium biennially to honor a young scientist who has made a significant contribution to technology development in support of research in the life sciences.
Castellano LM, Bart SM , Holmes VM, Weissman D, Shorter J (2015) Repurposing Hsp104 to antagonize seminal amyloid and counter HIV infection. Chemistry & Biology 22(8):1074–1086.
Lump E, Castellano LM, Meier C, Seeliger J, et al (2015) A molecular tweezer antagonizes seminal amyloids and HIV infection. eLife eLife 2015;4:e05397