Seminars

Upcoming Seminars / Seminars This Week

Wed 12/7/16 12 noonRosenstiel 118
Neurobiology Journal Club
Jason Pipkin (Marder Lab)
Associative Mechanisms Allow for Social Learning and Cultural Transmission of String Pulling in an Insect
Ref: Alem S, Perry CJ, Zhu X, Loukola OJ, Ingraham T, Søvik E, et al. (2016) PLoS Biol 14(10): e1002564. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1002564
Zachary Knecht (Garrity Lab)
Coupled Sensing of Hunger and Thirst Signals Balances Sugar and Water Consumption
Ref: Nicholas Jourjine, Brendan C. Mullaney, Kevin Mann, Kristin Scott. Cell Volume 166, Issue 4, p855--866, 11 August 2016

Thu 12/8/16 12 noonGerstenzang 121
Career Development Seminar
Lauren Celano, CEO (Propel Careers)
Careers in the Life Sciences, Physics, and Chemistry
Pizza provided!
Hosted by Career Development for the Sciences, WiSI, GSA

Thu 12/8/16 2 pmGerstenzang 121
Thesis Seminar (Graduate Program in Molecular and Cell Biology)
Cara Pina (Lovett Lab)
Analysis of Escherichia coli protein H-NS functionality and domain requirements

Fri 12/9/16 11:15 amRosenstiel 118
Biochemistry-Biophysics Friday Lunchtime Pizza Talks
Michelle Straub (Scholar Rock, Inc)
Preventing the supracellular activation of myostatin is a potent therapeutic strategy for muscle wasting
Hosted by Chris Miller

Fri 12/9/16 12:30 pmGerstenzang 123
Molecular and Cell Biology & Neuroscience Student Seminars
Tom Rands (Goode Lab)
Madelen Diaz (Rosbash Lab)

Fri 12/9/16 2 pmRosenstiel 118
Thesis Seminar (Graduate Program in Molecular and Cell Biology)
Daniel Stoddard (Nicastro Lab)
Identifying protein components of microtubule inner proteins via Cryo Electron Tomography

Mon 12/12/16 11 amVolen 201
Computational Neuroscience Journal Club
Robert Ajemian (MIT, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, McGovern Institute)
pizza at noon

Mon 12/12/16 12 noonLevine-Ross, Hassenfeld
Psychology Department Job Talk
Dr. Natalie Ebner (University of Florida)
TBA
TBA

Hosted by Angela Gutchess

Mon 12/12/16 3 pmShapiro Science Center, LL16
Thesis Seminar (Graduate Program in Chemistry)
Xuewen Du (Xu Lab)
Enzyme-Instructed Self-Assembly (EISA) Selectively Targets Cancer Cells

Wed 12/14/16 12 noonRosenstiel 118
Special Seminar (Biology Faculty Search )
Shaul Yogev (Stanford University)
How the road directs traffic: Control of axonal transport by microtubule patterns and dynamics
Hosted by Piali Sengupta

Wed 12/14/16 12:30 pmGerstenzang 124
Safety Training
Andrew Finn (Environmental Health & Safety)
Flammables and Explosives in the Laboratory
Video overview on working with Flammables and Explosives in the lab.

Fri 12/16/16 10:30 amLurias, Hassenfeld Conference Center
Psychology Department Job Talk
Dr. Lewina Lee (Boston University School of Medicine and VA Boston Healthcare System)
TBA
TBA
Hosted by Angela Gutchess

Fri 12/16/16 11:15 amRosenstiel 118
Biochemistry-Biophysics Friday Lunchtime Pizza Talks
Eduardo Beltrame (Brandeis University)
Printing Proteins: Creating biomolecular models for teaching and research using desktop 3D printers
Hosted by Chris Miller

Fri 12/16/16 12 noonGerstenzang 121
Special Seminar
Dan Levy (University of Wyoming)
Nuclear size regulation in early Xenopus development and cancer

Fri 12/16/16 12:30 pmGerstenzang 123
Molecular and Cell Biology & Neuroscience Student Seminars
NO PIZZA TALKS - Finals

Tue 12/20/16 9:30 amAbelson 333
Thesis Seminar (Graduate Program in Physics)
Walter Schwenger (Dogic Lab)
Polymorphism in Bacterial Flagella Suspensions

Fri 1/6/17 11:15 amRosenstiel 118
Biochemistry-Biophysics Friday Lunchtime Pizza Talks
First-Year BCBP PhD Students
First-Year Biochemistry & Biophysics Doctoral Student Rotation Talks
Rotation Talks will run from 11:15am - 12:30pm.

Mon 1/9/17 12 noonRosenstiel 118
Special Seminar (Biology Faculty Search)
Jordan Beach (NIH)

Fri 1/13/17 12:30 pmGerstenzang 123
Molecular and Cell Biology & Neuroscience Student Seminars
NO PIZZA TALKS - QB Bootcamp

Tue 1/17/17 12:30 pmGerstenzang 121
Joint Biology/Neuroscience Colloquium
Tyler Jacks (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Engineering the Cancer Genome
Hosted by Jim Haber

Tue 1/17/17 4 pmAbelson 131
Physics Department Colloquium
TBA

Wed 1/18/17 12 noon
Special Seminar (Biology Faculty Search)
Arnold Hayer (Stanford University)

 
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