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. The 2015-2016 MCS Seminars will be held on the THIRD Wednesday of each month, between September and May (excepting March). Unless otherwise noted, seminar receptions begin at 3:30 p.m. followed by seminars at 4 p.m. in the Centennial Room, RWCLC 2.068

2015-2016 Series Dates

November 18, 2015
Seeing is believing: Catching protein preaggregation states with nanodiscs and chaperonins.
Mark T. Fisher, PhD − Kansas University Medical Center, Kansas City

December 16, 2015
Genome variation alters the efficacy and toxicity of antileukemic agents: from molecular mechanism to clinical translation
William E. Evans, PharmD − St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis

January 20, 2016
Mechanisms, modeling, and medicines for brain disease.
Robert Marr, PhD − Rosalind Franklin University, Neuroscience Department

February 17, 2016
Movement control in C. elegans: From cell biology to behavior
Hongkyun Kim, PhD − Rosalind Franklin University, Cell Biology and Anatomy Department

March 02, 2016 - *Note date change.

April 20, 2016
Ronald Lynch, PhD − University of Arizona, Tuscon

May 18, 2016
Naoto Tada Ueno, MD, PhD, FACP − The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston

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