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Friday, October 20

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Title: Engineered Human Stem Cell Models of Ageing and Disease
Speaker: Ernst Wolvetang, Ph.D., & Justin Cooper-White, Ph.D., Centre for Stem Cell Ageing and Regenerative Engineering, The University of Queensland, Australia
Host: Jeanne F. Loring, Ph.D.
Sponsor: TSRI Center for Regenerative Medicine
Location: 3030 Science Park Road / 3rd Floor Conference Room
Notes: Please RSVP by October 19, 2017….limited seating. Contact Yvette DeFreece (yvetted@scripps.edu).

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Title: The druggable genome after 150,000 human genomes
Speaker: Amalio Telenti, M.D., Ph.D., Chief Scientific Officer, Human Longevity, Inc.
Host: Jamie Williamson, Ph.D.
Location: MBB2N - The Committee Lecture Hall
Notes: 4pm; Classroom B157, Scripps Florida

11:00 PM - 12:00 PM

Title: Ph.D. Thesis Presentation: "Functional Significance of Biased Agonists and the Kappa Opioid Receptor"
Speaker: Jo-Hao "Andre" Ho
Advisor: Laura M. Bohn, Ph.D.
Sponsor: TSRI Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Sciences
Location: Graduate Office Small Conference Room
Notes: 2:00 pm EDT, Classroom B159, Scripps Florida

Tuesday, October 24

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: Axonal Transport and Autophagy-lysosomal Regulation in Alzheimer’s Disease
Speaker: Qian Cai, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Cell Biology & Neuroscience, Rutgers University
Host: Ron Davis, Ph.D.
Sponsor: DNC Neuroscience
Location: DNC Auditorium
Notes:

1:00 pm EDT, Classroom B159, Scripps Florida

 



2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Title: Ph.D. Thesis Presentation: “Immune responses to HIV following natural infection and vaccination”
Speaker: Matthias Pauthner
Advisor: Dennis R. Burton, Ph.D.
Sponsor: TSRI Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Sciences
Location: MBB2N - The Committee Lecture Hall

Friday, October 27

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Title: New Insights on the Molecular Mechanism of HIV-1 Restriction by APOBEC3 Enzymes
Speaker: Reuben Harris, Ph.D., Professor of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology & Biophysics, HHMI
Sponsor: Dept. of Immunology & Microbiology
Location: BCC1 - W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Wednesday, November 1

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Title: Precision tuning of therapeutics: Hijacking molecular plasticity to fine tune nuclear receptor signaling
Speaker: Patrick R. Griffin, Ph.D., Professor, Co-Chair Dept. of Molecular Medicine; Director, Translational Research Institute, TSRI
Sponsor: Dept. of Integrative Structural & Computational Biology
Location: BCC1 - W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater
Notes: 4 pm EST, Classroom B159, Scripps Florida

Tuesday, November 7

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series: "a/ß-Hydrolase domain-containing 6 (ABHD6) negatively regulates the surface delivery and synaptic function of AMPA receptors"
Speaker: Chen Zhang, Ph.D., Lab Head, Principal Investigator, State Key Laboratory of Membrane Biology, PKU-IDG/McGovern Institute for Brain Research
Host: Anton Maximov, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series at TSRI
Location: DNC Auditorium
Notes: 1 pm EST, Classroom B158, Scripps Florida

Monday, November 13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Title: IL-2 and the Early Bifurcation of Effector T-cell Development
Speaker: Casey T. Weaver, M.D., Professor, Dept. of Pathology, Medicine & Microbiology, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, AL
Host: Matthew Pipkin, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dept. of Immunology & MIcrobiology
Location: BCC1 - W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater
Notes: 4:00 pm EST, Classroom B158, Scripps Florida

Friday, November 17

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Title: Chemistry and Biology of Bioactive Natural Products from Marine and Other Sources
Speaker: Jun’ichi Kobayashi, Ph.D., Professor, Hokkaido University, Japan
Host: Phil Baran, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dept. of Chemistry
Location: BCC1 - W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Tuesday, November 21

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Title: Impact of Common Human Polymorphisms on Neurodevelopment of Fear Regulation
Speaker: Francis S. Lee, Ph.D., Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry & Pharmacology, Weill Cornell Medical College
Host: Baoji Xu, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dept. of Neuroscience
Location: DNC Auditorium
Notes: 1 pm EST, Classroom B159, Scripps Florida

Jupiter, FL

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

Thursday, October 19

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Jeff Aube, Ph.D. Jeff Aube, Ph.D. , Distinguished Professor, Department of Medicinal Chemistry, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, Chapel Hill, NC
Host: Laura Bohn
Location: B158
Notes: Graduate Program Seminar

Thursday, October 26

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Title: Metabolic and Immune Control of NASH-Driven Liver Tumorigenesis
Speaker: Michael Karin, PhD Professor University of California, San Diego Department of Pharmacology
Host: Jun li Luo
Location: B158
Notes: Graduate Program Seminar

Thursday, November 2

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBD
Speaker: Adam Abate, Ph.D. University of California, San Francisco, Associate Professor, UCSF School of Pharmacy, Department of Bioengineering
Host: Brian Paegel
Location: B158
Notes: Graduate Program Seminar

Thursday, November 16

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: Interrogation of gut microbiomes with chemical probes and MS proteomics
Speaker: Dennis Wolan, Ph.D. Associate Professor Department of Molecular Medicine, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA
Host: Brian Paegel
Location: B158
Notes: Graduate Program Seminar

Thursday, November 30

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBD
Speaker: Ratmir Derda, Ph.D. Principal Investigator, Derda Research Group
Host: Brian Paegel
Location: B158
Notes: Graduate Program Seminar

Thursday, December 7

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Title: TBA
Speaker: Mitchell A. Lazar, M.D., Ph.D. Willard and Rhoda Ware Professor in Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases Director, Institute for Diabetes, Obesity, and Metabolism Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Host: Laura Solt
Location: B158
Notes: Graduate Program Seminar