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Monday, February 27

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series: "The MS4A Family of Proteins Reveals a Novel Mode of Vertebrate Olfaction”
Speaker: Paul Greer, Ph.D., Dept. of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School
Host: Ardem Patapoutian, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series at TSRI
Location: DNC Auditorium

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Title: Bicoastal Faculty Candidate Seminar: "Genomic Mechanisms of Gene Regulation in Maintenance of Motor Neuron Identity
Speaker: Ho-Sung Rhee, Ph.D., Dept. of Pathology & Cell Biology, Columbia University Medical Center
Host: Kirill Martemyanov, Ph.D. and Matthew Pipkin, Ph.D.
Location: MBB - THE COMMITTEE Lecture Hall
Notes: 4:00 PM EST Rodney B. Fink Auditorium, TSRI Florida

Tuesday, February 28

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series: "Cell Recognition and the Assembly of Neural Circuits"
Speaker: Larry Zipursky, Ph.D., HHMI; Dept. of Biological Chemistry, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Host: Ardem Patapoutian, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series at TSRI
Location: DNC Auditorium

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Title: Functionally Delineating Oncogenic States and the Search for Novel Treatment Options
Speaker: Pablo Tamayo, Ph.D., Co-Director Genomics & Computational Biology, UCSD Moores Cancer Center
Host: Peter K. Vogt, Ph.D.
Sponsor: The CANCER AFFINITY GROUP
Location: BCC1 - W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Thursday, March 2

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: Bicoastal Faculty Candidate Seminar: "Biophysical Basis for Sustained G Protein Signaling by Internalized G Protein-Coupled Receptors"
Speaker: Alex Rojas Bie Thomsen, Ph.D. Dept. of Medicine, Duke University
Host: Laura Bohn, Ph.D.
Location: MBB - THE COMMITTEE Lecture Hall
Notes: 1:00 PM EST Rodney B. Fink Auditorium, TSRI Florida

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: T lymphocytes in autoimmune and metabolic diseases
Speaker: Ye Zheng, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Nomis Foundation Laboratories for Immunobiology and Microbial Pathogenesis, Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Sponsor: Dept. of Immunology & Microbial Science
Location: MBB - THE COMMITTEE Lecture Hall

Wednesday, March 8

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: Faculty Lecture Series: "Microbial Genomics: New Opportunities for Natural Product Biosynthesis, Engineering, and Drug Discovery"
Speaker: Ben Shen, Ph.D., Professor, Dept. of Chemistry, TSRI
Sponsor: TSRI Faculty Lecture Series
Location: MBB - THE COMMITTEE Lecture Hall

Thursday, March 9

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: Bicoastal Faculty Candidate Seminar: "Brain-wide circuit mapping with CLARITY: from behavior to metabolism"
Speaker: Li Ye, Ph.D., HHMI and Dept. of Psychiatry & Sciences, Stanford University
Host: Anton Maximov, Ph.D.
Location: MBB2N - The Committee Lecture Hall
Notes: 1:00 PM EST Rodney B. Fink Auditorium, TSRI Florida

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: Emergence of Zika Congenital Syndrome in the Americas
Speaker: Scott C. Weaver, Ph.D., Distinguished University Chair in Human Infections & Immunity; Director, Institute for Human Infections & Immunity; Scientific Director, Galveston National Laboratory; University of Texas Medical Branch
Sponsor: Dept. of Immunology & Microbial Science
Location: MBB - THE COMMITTEE Lecture Hall

Tuesday, March 14

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Title: Using Chemical Biology to Understand and Apply Protein O-glycosylation
Speaker: Zhongping Tan, Ph.D., Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry, BioFrontiers Institute, University of Colorado, Boulder
Host: James Paulson, Ph.D. and Benjamin F. Cravatt, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dept. of Molecular Medicine
Location: MBB - THE COMMITTEE Lecture Hall

Thursday, March 16

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: Composition and function of the pre-immune lymphocyte repertoire
Speaker: Marc K. Jenkins, Ph.D., Center for Immunology, Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Minnesota
Sponsor: Dept. of Immunology & Microbial Science
Location: MBB - THE COMMITTEE Lecture Hall

Friday, March 17

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: Chemistry Distinguished Lecture Series: TBA
Speaker: Stephen L. Buchwald, Ph.D., Camille Dreyfus Professor of Chemistry, MIT
Sponsor: TSRI Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Sciences
Location: BCC1 - W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Monday, March 20

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Title: Bicoastal Faculty Candidate Seminar: “Transport of hydrophilic molecules across membranes: from ions to proteins”
Speaker: Eunyong Park, Ph.D., Laboratory of Molecular Neurobiology & Biophysics, The Rockefeller University
Host: Katrin Karbstein, Ph.D.
Location: MBB - THE COMMITTEE Lecture Hall
Notes: 4:00 PM EST Rodney B. Fink Auditorium, TSRI Florida

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: Chemistry Distinguished Lecture Series: TBA
Speaker: Scott Denmark, Ph.D., Reynold C. Fuson Professor of Chemistry, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Sponsor: TSRI Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Sciences
Location: BCC1 - W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Thursday, March 23

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: RSV Vaccine Development: A Paradigm for Structure-Guided Antigen Design
Speaker: Barney Graham, M.D., Ph.D., Senior Investigator, Viral Pathogenesis Laboratory, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/Vaccine Research Center, National Institutes of Health
Sponsor: Dept. of Immunology & Microbial Science
Location: MBB - THE COMMITTEE Lecture Hall

Tuesday, March 28

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Title: Clinical Implications of Gene Mutations in MDS
Speaker: Rafael Bejar, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Division of Hematology & Oncology, UCSD Moores Cancer Center
Host: Peter K. Vogt, Ph.D.
Sponsor: The CANCER AFFINITY GROUP (CAG)
Location: BCC1 - W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Thursday, March 30

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: An Outbreak of Ebola in the Lassa Fever Zone
Speaker: Robert F. Garry, Ph.D., Professor of Microbiology & Immunology, Tulane University School of Medicine
Sponsor: Dept. of Immunology & Microbial Science
Location: MBB - THE COMMITTEE Lecture Hall

Thursday, May 4

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: Chemistry Distinguished Lecture Series: "The Discovery and Development of Lipitor: Would anyone make this molecule today?"
Speaker: Bruce Roth, Ph.D., Vice President of Discovery Chemistry, Genentech
Sponsor: TSRI Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Sciences
Location: Valerie Timken Amphitheater, Scripps Green Hospital

Jupiter, FL

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