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La Jolla, CA

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Monday, December 5

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Title: Controlling Bacterial Biofilms and Resistance with Marine Alkaloid Derivatives
Speaker: Christian Melander, Ph.D., Howard J. Schaeffer Distinguished Professor, Dept. of Chemistry, North Carolina State University
Host: Kim Janda, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dept. of Chemistry
Location: BCC1 - W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Wednesday, December 7

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: iPS Cell-based Alternative Platelet Transfusion Strategy
Speaker: Koji Eto, Ph.D., Professor & Deputy Director, Center for iPS Cell Research & Application (CiRA), Kyoto University, Japan
Host: Taisuke Kanaji, M.D., Ph.D.
Location: BCC1 - W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Thursday, December 8

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: Lymphatic Transport and Inflammation
Speaker: Gwendalyn J. Randolph, Ph.D., Professor, Pathology and Immunology, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine
Sponsor: Immunology & Microbial Science Seminar Series
Location: MBB - THE COMMITTEE Lecture Hall

Friday, December 9

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: Graduate Students Research Seminar: "Speeding up the formation of permanent memories"
Speaker: André Sousa, Graduate Student, 4th year, TSRI
Host: Mark Mayford, Ph.D.
Sponsor: TSRI Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Sciences
Location: Graduate Office, TSRI

Monday, December 12

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Title: Time for precision medicine: from big data to improved therapeutics
Speaker: John Hogenesch, Ph.D., Professor, Ohio Eminent Scholar, Cincinnati Children's Hospital, University of Cincinnati
Host: Andrew Su, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Structure and Computation Affinity Group
Location: BCC1 - W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Tuesday, December 13

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series: "Microbial modulation of neuroendocrine physiology and behavior of C. elegans"
Speaker: Dennis Kim, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Host: Supriya Srinivasan, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series at TSRI
Location: DNC Auditorium

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Title: The 5th CCHF Virtual Symposium
Speakers:

  • Donna Blackmond, Ph.D., Professor, Dept. of Chemistry, TSRI: "Kinetic Studies in Support of Mechanistic Analysis in C-H Functionalization Reactions"
  • Matthew Gaunt, Ph.D., Professor, Dept. of Chemistry, University of Cambridge, UK: "Catalytic C–H activation of aliphatic amines"
  • Justin Du Bois, Ph.D., Professor, Dept. of Chemical & Systems Biology, Stanford University: "Selective Oxidation of C–H Bonds with Hyper-Electrophiles"
  • Paul Chirik, Ph.D., Professor, Dept. of Chemistry, Princeton University: "Cobalt-Catalyzed C(sp2)–H and C(sp3)–H Bond Functionalization"

Sponsor: The Center for Selective C–H Functionalization
Location: MBB - THE COMMITTEE Lecture Hall

Thursday, December 15

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: Novel Strategies to Combat Pathogenic Arenaviruses
Speaker: Stefan Kunz, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Institute of Microbiology, Lausanne University Hospital, Switzerland
Sponsor: Immunology & Microbial Science Seminar Series
Location: MBB - THE COMMITTEE Lecture Hall

Tuesday, January 31

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Title: The Hippo pathway in cell growth, organ size, and cancer
Speaker: Kun-Liang Guan, Ph.D., Professor, Dept. of Pharmacology, Moores Cancer Center, UCSD
Host: Peter K. Vogt, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Cancer Affinity Group
Location: BCC1 - W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Friday, February 17

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Title: Building Structural Complexity via Tandem Catalytic Transformations: Total Syntheses of Bioactive Macrolides and Terpenes
Speaker: Mingji Dai, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Dept. of Chemistry, Purdue University
Host: Phil Baran, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Department of Chemistry
Location: BCC1 - W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Jupiter, FL

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

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