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Seminars and Events
2014 - 2015

Monday, October 20
Noon Nutritional and Metabolic Biology Student Seminar. Jaclyn Lerea, Laboratory of Dr. Lori Zeltser, "Early Intervention in a Mouse Model of Childhood Obesity." P&S 16-405.
Noon Biological Sciences Seminar. Dr. Robert E. Steele, Professor, Department of Biological Chemistry; Director, Developmental Biology Center, University of California-Irvine, "Exploring Hydra Biology with Genomics, Transgenics, and Chemical Genetics." 601 Fairchild.
Tuesday, October 21
11:00 AM Pharmacology / Neurology Seminar. Dr. Nigel W. Bunnett, Professor, Departments of Pharmacology and Medicine; Deputy Director, Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Australia, "Endosomal Platforms for the Signaling Train to Pain Inflammation." NI Alumni Auditorium.
4:00 PM Genetics and Development Seminar. Dr. Markus Friedrich, Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University, "Pax6: Master Control Gene of Eye or Anterior Head Development?" 312 HHSC.
Wednesday, October 22
11:00 AM Stem Cell Initiative Seminar. Dr. Andrew G. Dillin, Professor of Genetics, Genomics and Development; Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of California - Berkeley, "Proteostasis is Required for Stem Cell Function and Aging." NI Alumni Auditorium.
Noon Pharmacology Seminar. Dr. Gianluigi Veglia, Professor, Departments of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Molecular Biology & Biophysics, University of Minnesota, "Correlation Between Conformational Dynamics, Activity, and Regulation in Protein Kinase A." BB 7-724.
Thursday, October 23
Noon Neurobiology and Behavior Seminar. Dr. Joshua R. Sanes, Professor, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University, "Formation of Image-processing Circuits in Retina." NI Alumni Auditorium
Friday, October 24
11:00 AM Biomedical Engineering Seminar. Dr. John A. Hossack, Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Virginia, "Intravascular Ultrasound-Based Imaging and Drug Delivery." 614 Schermerhorn.
11:30 AM Neurotheory Seminar. Dr. Vladimir Itskov, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, Pennsylvania State University, "Topological Analysis Reveals Intrinsic Structure in Neural Correlations." Kolb Annex, 7th Floor Conference Room.
3:00 PM Neurobiology and Behavior Seminar. Dr. Rudy Behnia, Postdoctoral Fellow, Laboratory of Dr. Claude Desplan, Department of Biology, NYU, "Processing Properties of ON and OFF Pathways for Drosophila Motion Detection." NI Alumni Auditorium.
Monday, October 27
Noon Nutritional and Metabolic Biology Student Seminar. Liheng Wang, Laboratory of Dr. Rudy Leibel, "Directed Differentiation of Hypothalamic ARC-like Neurons from Human Pluripotent Stem Cells." P&S 16-405.
Noon Biological Sciences Seminar. Dr. Feng Qiao, Department of Biological Chemistry, University of California - Irvine, "A Short Story of a Long Telomere: From Fission Yeast to Melanoma." 601 Fairchild.

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