Molecular Life Sciences Seminar Series

Spring 2020 schedule

Seminars are held on Tuesdays at 4-5pm in room 170 Davis Heart & Lung Research Institute (DHLRI)

January 14, 2020

Nancy Ratner
University of Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Nervous System Tumorigenesis Requires Tumor Initiation and then Inflammation
Host: Gunjan Agarwal,

January 21, 2020

Sean Crosson
Michigan State University
Bacterial adaptation to shifting environments
Hosts: Michael Ibba,; Irina Artsimovitch,,

January 28, 2020

Navdeep Chandel
Northwestern University
Mitochondria as signaling organelles controlling physiology and disease
Host: MCDB Students,

February 4, 2020

Isabelle Deschenes
The Ohio State University
The Cardiac Sodium Channel: Lessons Learned from Bedside to Bench
Host: Anthony Brown,

February 11, 2020

Ruma Banerjee
University of Michigan
Targeting immune metabolism with radical chemistry
Host: Yizhou Dong,

February 25, 2020

Natasha Calpen
Expanding the functional and actionable genome: insights from a fusion driven cancer
Host: Amanda Hummon,

March 3, 2020

Shiv Grewal
National Cancer Institute
Heterochromatin inheritance and epigenetic control of the genome
Host: MCDB Students,

March 17, 2020 - Rescheduled for November 102020

Harvey Lodish
Regulating proliferation and differentiation of hematopoietic progenitor cells: Development of novel therapies for anemias
Host: Kristine Yoder,

March 24, 2020 - Canceled

Debra Silver
Dynamic post-transcriptional mechanisms governing brain development and disease
Host: Amrit Singh,

March 31, 2020 - Rescheduled for September 29, 2020

Gaudenz Danuser
UT Southwestern
How cell shape shapes cancer cells
Host: Emmanuele Cocucci,

April 7, 2020 - Canceled

Vincent Pecoraro
University of Michigan
De Novo Metalloprotein Design: From Hydrolytic to Redox Reactions
Host: Jenna M. Greve,

April 14, 2020 - Canceled

Amy Gladfelter
Host: Jian-Qiu Wu,