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Tuesday, March 3

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series: "Self-tuning Neurons and Firing Rate Homeostasis"
Speaker: Gina Turrigiano, Ph.D., Professor of Biology, Chair, Neuroscience Program, Brandeis University
Host: Hollis Cline, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series
Location: DNC Auditorium

Thursday, March 5

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: Post-transcriptional Control of T Cell Development and Transformation
Speaker: David Wiest, Ph.D., Professor, Immune Cell Development & Host Defense Program, Deputy Chief Scientific Officer, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA
Host: Wendy Havran, Ph.D.
Sponsor: The IMMUNOLOGY AFFINITY GROUP
Location: MBB2N - THE COMMITTEE Lecture Hall

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Title: Simulations of Cellular Processes: From Single Cells to Colonies
Speaker: Zaida Luthey-Schulten, Ph.D., Professor, Dept. of Chemistry; NSF Center for the Physics of Living Cells; NIH Center for Macromolecular Modeling and Bioinformatics; Beckman Institute, & Carl Woese Institute of Genomic Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Host: Art Olson, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Structure & Computation Affinity Group
Location: MBB2N - THE COMMITTEE Lecture Hall

Monday, March 9

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Title: Ph.D. Thesis Presentation: “Expanding the Scope of Unnatural Amino Acid Mutagenesis in vivo”
Speaker: Han Xiao
Advisor: Peter Schultz, Ph.D.
Sponsor: TSRI Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Sciences
Location: MBB2N - THE COMMITTEE Lecture Hall

Wednesday, March 11

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Title: FACULTY LECTURE SERIES: "Genetic Manipulation of Memory Circuits"
Speaker: Mark Mayford, Ph.D., Professor, Dept. of Molecular & Cellular Neuroscience, TSRI
Sponsor: FACULTY LECTURE SERIES
Location: Timken Amphitheater, Scripps Green Hospital

Monday, March 16

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: Tissue Resident Memory T Cells in Viral and Parasitic Disease
Speaker: William R. Heath, Ph.D., FAA, Dept. of Microbiology & Immunology, The Peter Doherty Institute, The University of Melbourne, Australia
Sponsor: Immunology Affinity Group Seminar Series
Location: MBB2N - The Committee Lecture Hall

Tuesday, March 17

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series: "Generating & Regenerating the Cerebral Cortex: From Neuron Subtype Development & Diversity to Circuit Implementation at the Growth Cone"
Speaker: Jeffrey D. Macklis, M.D., Max and Anne Wien Professor of Life Sciences, Dept. of Stem Cell & Regenerative Biology , Harvard University
Host: Ulrich Müller, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series at TSRI
Location: DNC1 - Dorris Neuroscience Center Auditorium

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Title: Dynamics of the Human Mmicrobiota
Speaker: Rob Knight, Ph.D., Professor Depts. of Pediatrics & Computer Science & Engineering, UC San Diego
Host: Andrew Su, Ph.D. & Dennis Wolan, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dept. of Molecular & Experimental Medicine
Location: MBB2N - The Committee Lecture Hall

Thursday, March 19

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: Viruses and microRNAs
Speaker: Brian R. Cullen, Ph.D., Professor, Dept. of Molecular Genetics & Microbiology; Director, Center for Virology, Duke University
Sponsor: Immunology Affinity Group Seminar Series
Location: MBB2N - The Committee Lecture Hall

Tuesday, March 31

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series: "Mechanisms of Axo-Axonic Synapse Formation"
Speaker: Linda Van Aelst, Ph.D., Professor, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Host: Ulrich Müller, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series at TSRI
Location: DNC1 - Dorris Neuroscience Center Auditorium

Thursday, April 23

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Title: Mechanisms and Functions of RNA Silencing Pathways
Speaker: Philip D. Zamore, Ph.D., HHMI Investigator, Gretchen Stone Cook Chair of Biomedical Sciences, Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Pharmacology & Co-director of the RNA Therapeutics Institute, U Mass Medical School
Host: Ian MacRae, Ph.D.
Sponsor: The Cell and Molecular Biology Affinity Group Seminar Series
Location: BCC-W.M Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Jupiter, FL

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