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SPECIAL SEMINARS

FALL 2014

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 15

Stefan Weber, Ph.D.
Institute for Physical Chemistry Albert-Ludwigs, University of Freiburg Freiburg, Germany
Exploiting advanced EPR and NMR to study reactive intermediates in flavoprotein function
4:00 P.M.
JF Library, 248 Anatomy-Chemistry Bulding

 

SPRING 2014

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 17

Hans Elmlund, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Structural Biology Stanford University

Snapshots of transcription initiation by cryo-EM

12:00 NOON

Austrian Auditorium, Clinical Research Building

TUESDAY, MARCH 18

Boris Kholodenko, Ph.D.

SFI Stokes Professor of Systems Biology; Deputy Director, Systems Biology Ireland, University College Dublin

Catching signals surfing the net

4:00 P.M.

Class of ‘62 Auditorium, John Morgan Building

TUESDAY, MARCH 25

Kenji Murakami, Ph.D.
Research Associate, Department of Structural Biology, Stanford University
"Architecture of an RNA polymerase II transcription pre-initiation complex"
12:00 NOON
252 BRB II/III

MONDAY, APRIL 7

Yuan He, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

"Structural visualization of key steps in human transcription initiation"

12:00 NOON
Austrian Auditorium, Clinical Research Building

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23

SYMPOSIUM CO-SPONSORED WITH THE PENNSYLVANIA MUSCLE INSTITUTE AND THE DEPARTMENT OF PHYSIOLOGY

The Ribosome: The Structure and Function

Research Symposium honoring Joachim Frank

9:00 – 2:30 P.M.

Smilow Center for Translational Research

TUESDAY, APRIL 29

Alexander G. Petrenko, D.Sc., Laboratory of Receptor Cell Biology
Shemyakin-Ovchinnikov Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

"Activation of the insulin receptor-related receptor by alkali: Structural and functional aspects"

12:30 P.M.
302 Clinical Research Building

THURSDAY, MAY 8

Bohdana Discher, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
"Synthetic redox biology for medical and material application"
12:00 NOON
Austrian Auditorium, Clinical Research Building

THURSDAY, MAY 15

Cecilia Tommos, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
"Amino-acid radicals in biocatalysis and multistep (proton-coupled) electron transfer"
12:00 NOON
Austrian Auditorium, Clinical Research Building

FRIDAY, JUNE 20

CO-SPONSORED WITH THE INSTITUTE FOR MEDICINE AND ENGINEERING

Ilya Levental, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Integrative Biology and Pharmacology
University of Texas, Houston Medical School

"Rafting through traffic: Structural and functional aspects of biomembrane phase separation"

10:00 A.M.
253 BRB II/III

 

 

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