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MBTP/CSB Seminar Series 2019-2020

The remaining 2019-2020 seminars will be held via Zoom.
All MBTP/CSB Seminars are held in 1220 MRB3, 12:20pm - 1:10pm.
DateSpeakerTitle
September 3, 2019Teru Nakagawa, PhD
Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
“AMPA receptor structure and auxiliary subunits”
September 17, 2019Ian Setliff
Georgiev Lab
“Development and application of high-throughput sequencing-based technologies for antibody discovery”
September 24, 2019
RCR Special Session
Gregor Neuert, PhD
Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
"Data Acquisition and Management"
October 1, 2019Matt Lang, PhD
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
“Mechanosensing drives αβT cell recognition”
October 22, 2019Ben Brown
Meiler Lab
“QSAR-guided de novo drug design and scaffold optimization for lead compound generation”
October 29, 2019
RCR Special Session
Chuck Sanders, PhD
Biochemistry
"What Moses has to do with Your Grant Review"
November 5, 2019Breann Brown, PhD
Biochemistry
“Control of protein function by assembly: implications for combating stress and disease”
November 19, 2019Hope Woods
Meiler Lab
“Predicting Stability Changes in Transmembrane
Proteins from Single Point Mutations”
December 3, 2019Yi Ren, PhD
Biochemistry
"Mechanisms and regulation of nuclear mRNA export"
December 17, 2019Katherine Amidon
Eichman Lab
"The molecular basis of SRAP domain
DNA-protein crosslinking"
January 7, 2020Carlos Lopez, PhD
Biochemistry
“Extracting cellular response mechanisms from large -omics datasets”
January 21, 2020
Karpay Award Presentation
Justin Marinko
Sanders Lab
"There and Back Again: A Protein's Tale"
January 28, 2020
RCR Special Session
Ben Spiller, PhD
Pharmacology
"The Whistleblower Within"
February 4, 2020Dylan Burnette, PhD
Cell and Developmental Biology
“The assembly of cellular contractile systems during cell division and muscle development”
February 18, 2020Johnny Cordoba
Chazin Lab
“Structural Transitions of a Dynamic Replicative Polymerase”
March 3, 2020Matt Tyska, PhD
Cell and Developmental Biology
“Shaping the cell surface with mechanical work derived from cytoskeletal assembly”
March 17, 2020 - This seminar is postponed.Manuel "Mac" Castro
Sanders Lab - Postponed
“Exploring the binding potency and specificity of small molecules against the transmembrane Amyloid Precursor Protein fragment, C99”
March 24, 2020 - This seminar is postponed.Nicole Kendrick
Olivares Lab - Postponed
"How TorsinA takes the ATPase out of AAA+ Superfamily: Mechanism of Nucleotide Usage by TorsinA"
March 31, 2020
RCR Special Session - This seminar is postponed.
Marija Zanic, PhD
Cell and Developmental Biology - Postponed
"Lab Dynamics"
April 7, 2020
This seminar is postponed.
Ben Spiller, PhD
Pharmacology
Postponed
Postponed
April 21, 2020Andrew Morris
Ren Lab
“Characterizing the Interaction of mRNA Export Factor UAP56 with Influenza Virus NP Protein”
April 28, 2020
Noah Bradley
Eichman Lab
"Resistance to Genotoxic Natural Products through Base Excision Repair"
May 5, 2020Tina Iverson, PhD
Pharmacology
“Something Awesome to be Determined
after Grant Deadlines”
May 19, 2020Emily Linton
Karakas Lab
“Regulatory effects of an antagonistic self-binding peptide on type 3 IP3R”
May 26, 2020
RCR Special Session
Dylan Burnette, PhD
Cell and Developmental Biology
“Sharing your research on social media”
June 2, 2020Cynthia Renhart King, PhD
Biomedical Engineering
“Powering Tumor Cell Migration through
Heterogeneous Microenvironments”
June 16, 2020Andrea Shiakolas
Georgiev Lab
"Antibody discovery using high-throughput mapping of B-cell receptor sequences to antigen specificity"
June 23, 2020
Student Invited Speaker
This seminar is postponed.
Jose Rodriguez, PhD
UCLA - Postponed
Postponed
July 7, 2020Michael Sheedlo, PhD
Lacy Lab
"Structural Characterization of Bacterial Translocases"
July 14, 2020Jamaine Davis, PhD Meharry Medical College"Oxidative stress mechanisms and BRCA1 mutation status"
July 21, 2020Manuel "Mac" Castro
Sanders Lab
“Exploring the binding potency and specificity of small molecules against the transmembrane Amyloid Precursor Protein fragment, C99”
July 28, 2020
RCR Special Session
Erkan Karakas, PhD
Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
"Research misconduct in structural biology"
August 4, 2020Adrian Olivares, PhD
Biochemistry
August 18, 2020Haley Stubbs
Iverson Lab
August 25, 2020Taylor Engdahl
Crowe Lab
September 1, 2020
Student Invited Speaker
Jose Rodriguez, PhD
UCLA
September 15, 2020Nicole Kendrick
Olivares Lab
"How TorsinA takes the ATPase out of AAA+ Superfamily: Mechanism of Nucleotide Usage by TorsinA"
September 22, 2020Marija Zanic, PhD
Cell and Developmental Biology
"Lab Dynamics"

 

CSB Faculty Meeting

The CSB Faculty Meeting is held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month in 5131 MRB3 at 12:00 pm, unless otherwise noted.
DateFaculty Presenter
June 9, 2020
The time for this meeting is changed to 2:00 pm
Ray Blind
Department of Medicine
July 14, 2020
This talk will be presented as part of the MBTP/CSB Seminar Series.
Jamaine Davis
Meharry Medical College
August 11, 2020Erkan Karakas
Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
September 8, 2020TBA
October 13, 2020Jens Meiler
Chemistry
November 10, 2020TBA
December 8, 2020Carlos Lopez
Biochemistry