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Tuesday, November 25

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: Relapse-suppression by Drug Omission Cues: The Neurobiology of Response Inhibition
Speaker: Nobuyoshi Suto, Ph.D., Staff Scientist, Dept. of Molecular & Cellular Neuroscience, TSRI
Host: Ulrich Müller Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series
Location: DNC Auditorium

Monday, December 1

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: Ph.D. Thesis Presentation: "The Effect of Chronic Drug Exposure on Impulsive Action and Impulsive Choice”
Speaker: Cristina Irimia
Advisor: Loren H. Parsons, Ph.D.
Sponsor: TSRI Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Sciences
Location: MBB2N - THE COMMITTEE Lecture Hall

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Title: Human Broadly Neutralizing Antibodies Against Dengue Virus Target the Envelope Protein at an Exposed Site Important for Virus Maturation
Speaker: Felix Rey, Ph.D., Head, Structural Virology Unit, Pasteur Institute
Host: Jack Johnson, Ph.D.
Sponsor: DISCoBio & The Structure and Computation Affinity Group
Location: BCC1 – W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Wednesday, December 3

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Title: Developing Covalent Drugs for New and Old Targets in Cancer
Speaker: Nathanael Gray, Ph.D., Professor of Biological Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School & Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Host: Peter Schultz, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Department of Chemistry
Location: BCC1 – W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater
Notes: **ROCHE LECTURER 2014**

Thursday, December 4

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: Using Genetic Approaches to Study Antiviral Immunity
Speaker: Sarah Cherry, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Microbiology, University of Pennsylvania
Sponsor: Immunology Affinity Group
Location: MBB2N - The Committee Lecture Hall

Friday, December 5

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Title: Immunofluorescence Analysis: From Assay to Image to Result
Speaker: Rico Hiemann, Ph.D., Brandenburg University of Technology, Faculty of Science, Senftenberg, Germany
Host: Mike Pollard, Ph.D.
Location: MEM Multipurpose Room, Podium Side

Monday, December 8

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: Mini-symposium on Prion Proteins
Speakers:

  • Gerry Baron, Ph.D., Rocky Mountain Laboratories, Hamilton, MN; "Effects of membrane association on the aggregation and propagation of prions"
  • Byron Caughey, Ph.D., Rocky Mountain Laboratories, Hamilton, MN; "Prion structure and ultrasensitive detection of misfolded protein aggregates by seeded polymerization"
  • Bruce Chesebro, M.D., Rocky Mountain Laboratories, Hamilton, MN; "Different mechanisms of spread of scrapie infectivity in the CNS of mice expressing anchored or ancholess prion protein"

Host: Jeff Kelly, Ph.D. and Sandra Encalada, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Department of Molecular and Experimental Medicine
Location: BCC1 – W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Thursday, December 11

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: New Approaches to Visualizing Immune Cells
Speaker: Hidde Ploegh, Ph.D., Member, Whitehead Institute, Professor of Biology, MIT
Sponsor: Immunology Affinity Group
Location: MBB2N - The Committee Lecture Hall

Tuesday, December 16

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: Spatial Regulation of Gene Expression in Neurons During Synapse Formation and Synaptic Plasticity
Speaker: Kelsey Martin, M.D., Ph.D., Professor & Chair, Dept. of Biological Chemistry; Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles
Host: Hollis Cline, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series
Location: DNC Auditorium

Monday, February 23

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: FRANK J. DIXON MEMORIAL LECTURE: "The Evolution of Lymphocytes"
Speaker: Max D. Cooper, M.D., Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta
Location: Auditorium at TSRI

Jupiter, FL

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