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Cell & Molecular Biology Affinity Group

2013 Seminars

THURSDAYS, from 3:30 to 4:30 pm in the W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater, The Beckman Center for Chemical Sciences (unless otherwise noted).


 

A role for hyaluronan in the control of neural stem cell expansion and differentiation: Implications for adult neurogenesis
Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 3:30p

Dr. Larry S. Sherman
Larry S. Sherman, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Oregon Health and Science University, Senior Staff Scientist, Division of Neuroscience, Oregon National Primate Research Center, Portland, Oregon

Host: Dr. Martin Friedlander
Contact: Michele Gerhart & Ella Blanc
Location: W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater
Sponsored by Jointly sponsored by the Cell and Molecular Biology Affinity Group and The Lowy Medical Research Institute


Fighting disease by selective autophagy of aggregate-prone proteins
Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 3:30p

Dr. Anne Simonsen
Associate Professor, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Norway

Host: Dr. Takanori Otomo
Contact: ellab@scripps.edu
Location: W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater
Sponsored by CMBAG


Drosophila as a model for intestinal homeostasis in health and disease
Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 3:30p

Dr. Nicolas Buchon
Assistant Professor of Insect Immunology, Cornell University, Ithaca

Host: Dr. Nathalie C. Franc
Contact: ellab@scripps.edu
Location: W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater
Sponsored by CMBAG


RNA metabolism: Mechanisms, Biology and Disease
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 10:00 am

Dr. Javier Martinez
IMBA - Institute of Molecular Biotechnology of the Austrian Academy of Science - GmbH, Vienna, Austria

Host: Drs. Xiang-Lei Yang & Anton Maximov
Contact: nancyw@scripps.edu and ellab@scripps.edu
Location: DNC Conference Center, 3528 General Atomics Court
Sponsored by CMBAG and DNC


The contribution of bone to whole organism physiology
Thursday, May 02, 2013 at 3:30p

Dr. Gerard Karsenty
Chairman, Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Genetics & Development, New York, NY

Host: Dr. Supriya Srinivasan
Contact: ellab@scripps.edu
Location: W. M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater
Sponsored by CMBAG


How Flies Fly: Myosin function, folding and disease in skeletal and cardiac muscles
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 3:30p

Dr. Sanford Bernstein
Professor, Department of Cell Biology, San Diego State University

Host: Drs. Claudio Joazeiro & Velia Fowler
Contact: ellab@scripps.edu
Location: W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater
Sponsored by CMBAG


Systems biology meets protein synthesis: global analysis of translation
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 3:30p

Dr. Jonathan Weissman
Professor, Howard Hughes Investigator, UCSF School of Medicine, Cellular & Molecular Pharmacology, San Francisco, CA

Host: Dr. Claudio Joazeiro
Contact: ellab@scripps.edu
Location: W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater
Sponsored by CMBAG


Targeting nuclear receptors regulated metabolic processes for treatment of cancer
Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 3:30p

Dr. Thomas Burris
Professor, Molecular Therapeutics, Scripps Florida

Host: Dr. Anastasia Kralli
Contact: ellab@scripps.edu
Location: W.M. Keck Amphitheater
Sponsored by CMBAG


New Insights into Proteasome Function: from Protein Degradation to Cancer Therapy
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 2p

Dr. Alfred L. Goldberg
Professor of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Host: Dr. William E. Balch
Contact: ellab@scripps.edu
Location: MB Committee Lecture Hall
Sponsored by CMBAG


Regulating Mitochondrial Movement and why it Matters to a Neuron
Friday, February 08, 2013 at 10:00a

Dr. Thomas Schwarz
Professor of Neurology and Neurobiology, Department of Neurology Children's Hospital, Boston, MA

Host: Drs. Sandra Encalada / Franck Polleux
Contact: ellab@scripps.edu
Location: DNC Conference Center, 3528 General Atomics Court
Sponsored by CMBAG & DNC Neuroscience Seminar Series


Going with the flow: fluid shear stress signaling by endothelial cells and atherosclerosis
Friday, February 01, 2013 at 2p

Dr. Martin Schwartz
Martin A. Schwartz, Ph.D., Professor, Division of Cardiology and Dept. of Cell Biology Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

Host: Dr. Ardem Patapoutian
Contact: ellab@scripps.edu
Location: W.M. Keck Amphitheater
Sponsored by CMBAG


Transcriptional Architecture and Dynamics of the Mammalian Circadian Clock
Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 3:30p

Dr. Joseph Takahashi
Professor and Chair, Department of Neuroscience, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas

Host: Dr. Katja Lamia
Contact: ellab@scripps.edu
Location: W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater
Sponsored by CMBAG


The mechanism of signaling by the T cell receptor
Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 3:30p

Dr. Ron Vale
Professor, UCSF School of Medicine, Department of Cellular & Molecular Pharmacology, UCSF

Host: Drs. Sandra Encalada and Ron Milligan
Contact: ellab@scripps.edu
Location: W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater
Sponsored by CMBAG


Imaging Phagocytosis: Receptors, Phospholipids and the Cytoskeleton
Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 3:30p

Dr. Sergio Grinstein
University of Toronto, Professor, Biochemistry, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Host: Dr. Sergio Daniel Catz
Contact: ellab@scripps.edu
Location: W.M Keck Foundation Amphitheater
Sponsored by CMBAG