School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
Molecular and Cellular Sciences

Molecular and Cellular Sciences Seminars

The Molecular and Cellular Sciences Seminar Series hosts speakers who are distinguished scientists from all biomedical fields, including several Nobel Laureates. All students and faculty in the SGPS participate in these activities. MCS Seminars are held the second Wednesday of each month between September and May. Unless otherwise noted, seminars begin at 3:30 p.m. in the Centennial Room, RWCLC 2.068

2014-2015 Series Dates

November 12, 2014
What Drives Cancers Caused by Human Papillomaviruses?
Paul F. Lambert, PhD − University of Wisconsin, Madison

December 10, 2014

January 14, 2015
Role of the Inflammasome and Related Cytokines During Bacterial Infections
Fabio Re, PhD − Department of Microbiology and Immunology, RFUMS

February 11, 2015
Crystal Structure of a Glucose Transporter and Its Mechanism
Jun-yong Choe, PhD − Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, RFUMS

March 11, 2015
Corticostriatal Control of Decision Making
Andrew Holmes, PhD − Laboratory of Behavioral and Genomic Neuroscience, NIH

April 08, 2015
The Role of Ubiquitination in Cell Surface Stability of CFTR: Therapeutic Implications for Cystic Fibrosis
James Collawan, PhD - University of Alabama at Birmingham

*May 12, 2015 at 3:00
Systems Neuromedicine: Implications for Alzheimer's and Parkinson's Disease
Howard Federoff, MD, PhD − Georgetown University, Washington DC
*Note change of date and time

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