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La Jolla, CA

See also Auditorium at TSRI and California Public Events. For more seminar information, see the California Seminars page.

Thursday, June 2

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Title: How to improve your results by using new-generation agarose-based size exclusion chromatography columns
Speaker: Ana Casillas, MS Field Applications Scientist
Host: Richard A. Lerner, PhD,
Sponsor: GE Life Science
Location: IMM East Conference Room
Notes: Refreshments will be provided.

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Title: Exploring the 3D Spatial Organizations of Genomes and Proteomes
Speaker: Frank Alber, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Molecular & Computational Biology, Dept. of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California
Host: Arthur Olson, Ph.D.
Sponsor: DISCoBio & The Structure and Computation Affinity Group
Location: BCC1 - W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: Influenza or Ebola – Which is the greater threat?
Speaker: Yoshihiro Kawaoka, D.V.M., Ph.D., Professor of Virology, University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine
Sponsor: IMS Seminar Series
Location: MBB2N - THE COMMITTEE Lecture Hall

Friday, June 3

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Title: Ph.D. Thesis Presentation: “Total Synthesis of Isoprenoid Quinone Natural Products and their Biological Examination”
Speaker: Matthew Villaume
Advisor: Phil S. Baran, Ph.D.
Sponsor: TSRI Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Sciences
Location: MBB2N – The Committee Lecture Hall

Thursday, June 9

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Title: DNA Encoded Chemistry Technology: A disruptive innovation for small molecule drug discovery?
Speaker: Barry Morgan, PhD., Visiting Professor, Texas Therapeutics Institute at the Institute for Molecular Medicine, University of Texas Health Sciences, Houston, TX
Host: Dale Boger
Sponsor: TSRI Department of Chemistry
Location: BCC W. M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: Update on HIV Cure Research
Speaker: Robert Siliciano, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, The Johns Hopkins University; HHMI Investigator
Sponsor: IMS Seminar Series
Location: MBB2N - THE COMMITTEE Lecture Hall

Friday, June 10

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: DART NeuroScience Seminar Series: "Insulin signaling, Cognitive Decline, and Reproductive Aging: Quantifying Quality of Life”
Speaker: Coleen T. Murphy, Ph.D., Professor of Molecular Biology, Director of Paul F. Glenn Laboratories for Aging Research, Princeton University
Host: Michael Petrascheck, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series at TSRI
Location: DNC Auditorium

Tuesday, June 14

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Title: Platelets and the early metastatic niche
Speaker: Myriam Labelle, Ph.D., St Jude’s Children’s Hospital, Memphis
Host: James Quigley, Ph.D. and Brunhilde Felding, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Cell & Molecuar Biology Affinity Group and the Dept. of Chemical Physiology
Location: BCC1 - W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Thursday, June 16

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TCR signal strength regulation by Themis and the Shp1 (Ptpn6) and Shp2 (Ptpn11) phosphatases
Speaker: Nick Gascoigne, Ph.D., Professor, Head of Dept. of Microbiology, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore; HHMI Investigator
Sponsor: IMS Seminar Series
Location: MBB2N - THE COMMITTEE Lecture Hall

Friday, June 17

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Title: Defining the consequences of genetic variation on a proteome-wide scale
Speaker: Joel M. Chick, PhD, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Dept. of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School
Host: Benjamin Cravatt, PhD
Sponsor: Dept. of Chemical Physiology
Location: MBB2N - THE COMMITTEE Lecture Hall

Friday, June 24

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Title: Structural and quantitative tools for understanding the role of glycosylation in diseases and health
Speaker: Carlito B. Lebrilla, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor, Dept. of Chemistry, UC Davis
Host: K. Barry Sharpless, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dept. of Chemistry
Location: BCC1 - W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Monday, August 1

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Title: Decoding molecular plasticity in the dark proteome
Speaker: Edward Lemke, PhD, Group Leader, Structural and Computational Biology Unit, European Molecular Biology Laboratory Heidelberg
Host: Ashok Deniz, PhD
Sponsor: DISCoBio & The Structure and computation Affinity Group
Location: BCC - W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater
Notes: Reception to follow in BCC atrium.

Jupiter, FL

See also Florida Public Events. For more seminar information, see the Florida Seminars Page.

Thursday, September 8

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Qing F. Fan, PhD Assistant Professor Department of Pathology and Cell Biology Columbia University
Host: Patricia McDonald
Location: B158

Thursday, September 29

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: James Williamson, PhD Vice President of Academic Affairs The Scripps Research Institute La Jolla, CA
Host: Katrin Karbstein
Location: B158

Thursday, October 13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Kimberly Huber, PhD Professor, Department of Neuroscience UT Southwestern Medical Center Endowed Title: Southwestern Medical Foundation Scholar in Medical Research
Host: Damon Page
Location: B158

Thursday, October 20

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Steve Kay, Ph.D, D.Sc. President The Scripps Research Institute
Host: Laura Solt / Patrick Griffin
Location: B158

Thursday, October 27

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Kevan Shokat, PhD Professor and Chair Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology Howard Hughes Investigator University of California San Francisco
Host: Thomas Kodadek
Location: B158

Thursday, December 8

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Guoping Feng, PhD Investigator, McGovern Institute Professor, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Host: Baoji Xu
Location: B158

Thursday, January 26

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Susan L. Ackerman, PhD Principal Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute The Jackson Laboratory
Host: Min Guo
Location: B158

Thursday, February 16

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Michael Greenberg, PhD Nathan Marsh Pusey Professor of Neurobiology Department of Neurobiology Harvard Medical School
Host: Ron Davis
Location: B158