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All seminars are Fridays at 3:30 p.m.
JF Library, 248 Antatomy-Chemistry Building
Happy hour follows immediately after seminar

WINTER 2017

JANUARY 13
Gideon Dreyfuss, Jiannan Guo, Jinqi Duan
Laboratory of Gideon Dreyfuss | Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics
How RNPs make mRNA

JANUARY 20
Jim Shorter, Korrie Mack, Zachary March
Laboratory of Jim Shorter | Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics
Exploring disaggregase sequence space

FEBRUARY 3
Sergei Vinogradov, Tatiana Esipova
Laboratory of Sergei Vinogradov | Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics
New probes for oxygen microscopy 

FEBRUARY 17
Jeremy Wilusz, Chuan Huang, Michael Kearse
Laboratory of Jeremy Wilusz | Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics
Re-examining basic tenets of gene regulation

FEBRUARY 24
Ben Black, Jennine Dawicki-McKenna, Runi Das
Laboratory of Ben Black | Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics
Centromere identity and strength in the mammalian germline

MARCH 3
Andrew Tsourkas, Elizabeth Higbee, Henry Wang
Laboratory of Andrew Tsourkas | Department of Engineering
Development of novel antibody and nanoparticle platforms for cancer therapy and imaging

MARCH 10
Mark Goulian, Jeffrey Carey, Jane Schulte
Laboratory of Mark Goulian | Department of Biology
Phosphorelays and phosphatases in bacterial regulatory circuits

MARCH 17
Ben Garcia, Dylan Marchione, John Wojcik
Laboratory of Ben Garcia | Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics
Oncohistones and cancer epigenetics

FALL 2016

SEPTEMBER 9
Roland Dunbrack, Simon Kelow, Vivek Modi
Laboratory of Roland Dunbrack | Institute for Cancer Research, Fox Chase Cancer Center
Structural bioinformatics of antibodies and kinases: Implications for antibody design and kinase inhibitor design

SEPTEMBER 16
Ronen Marmorstein, Michael Grasso, Julie Barber-Rotenberg
Laboratory of Ronen Marmorstein | Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics
Chemical biology approaches to target melanoma

SEPTEMBER 23
Laboratory of Amish Patel | Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Characterizing the hydration of complex biomolecular surfaces to inform their interactions

SEPTEMBER 30
Roberto Bonasio, Robert Warneford-Thomson
Laboratory of Roberto Bonasio | Department of Cell and Developmental Biology
Mapping RNA contact sites in chromatin-associated protein complexes

OCTOBER 7
Rahul Kohli, Emily Schutsky, Jamie DeNizio
Laboratory of Rahul Kohli | Department of Medicine
Cytosine modifying enzymes and the dynamic genome

OCTOBER 14
Sarah Millar, Kate Szigety
Laboratory of Sarah Millar | Department of Dermatology
Epigenetic regulation of epidermal barrier function and innate immunity

OCTOBER 21
Elizabeth Rhoades, Emily Mattes, Ana Melo
Laboratory of Elizabeth Rhodes | Department of Chemistry
Insights into the functions of dysfunctional proteins

OCTOBER 28
Paul Axelsen, Gözde Eskici
Laboratory of Paul Axelsen | Department of Pharmacology
Amyloid proteins in Alzheimer's disease - breaking bad

NOVEMBER 4
Frank Rauscher, Dan McCracken
Laboratory of Frank Rauscher | Wistar Institute
Transcriptional regulation of the metastatic phenotype by twist

NOVEMBER 11
Joseph Baur, Lauren Paolella
Laboratory of Joseph Baur | Department of Physiology
Investigating the hypercholesterolemia caused by rapamycin treatment

DECEMBER 2
Brad Johnson, Sophie Song
Laboratory of Brad Johnson | Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Regulation of gene expression in senescent cells

DECEMBER 16
Maya Capelson, Alejandro Gozalo, Terra Kuhn
Laboratory of Maya Capelson | Department of Cell and Developmental Biology
Nuclear pores as functional scaffolds for genome organization

2017 – TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA