MCB Seminars-School of Molecular and Cellular Biology Seminars

MCB Seminars-School of Molecular and Cellular Biology Seminars

skip to main content

calendar tabs

  • (Selected tab)  All 
  • Month
  • Week
  • Day

All events

Event Detail Information

  1. Week of October 2, 2016

    1. Monday, October 3, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Keaton Schuster, Dr. Rachel Smith-Bolton's Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Keaton Schuster, "The Genetic Control of Cell Fate and Patterning During Imaginal Disc Regeneration"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Wednesday, October 5, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmAnja-Katrin Bielinsky
        Cell & Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Anja-Katrin Bielinsky, University of Minnesota, Dept. of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology & Biophysics, "Dissecting replication stress responses by large-scale genetics and proteomics"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmKeith R. Westcott Fellow in Biosciences & Gergorio Weber Fellow in Biochemistry: Dillon Cogan (Nair) - Structural/functional characterization of a Dieckmann cyclase and an aza-Diels-Alderase
        116 RAL
      3. 4:00 pmKeith R. Westcott Fellow in Biosciences: Gregory Miner (Fratti) - "The Central Polybasic Region of the Soluble SNARE Vam7 Affects Binding to Phosphatidylinositol 3-phosphate by the PX domain"
        116 RAL
    3. Thursday, October 6, 2016

      1. 11:00 amMatthew Dalva, Ph.D.
        Molecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: Dr. Matthew Dalva, Thomas Jefferson University, "Visualizing the dynamics in synaptic formation and function".
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102, CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmDr. Christopher Norbury, Penn State University
        Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Christopher Norbury, Penn State University -- "How to stop peripheral virus infections from spreading systemically"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana
    4. Friday, October 7, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmSamie R. Jaffrey
        CBI TP/Biochemistry Seminar, Dr. Samie R. Jaffrey (Cornell University)
        B102 CLSL
  2. Week of October 9, 2016

    1. Monday, October 10, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Yating Wang, Dr. Supriya Prasanth's Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Yating Wang, "Temporal association of ORCA/LRWD1 to late-firing origins during G1 dictates heterochromatin replication and organization"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Wednesday, October 12, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmKeith R. Westcott Fellow in Biosciences: Julian Reed (Lu) - "Uncovering the Role of Nonheme Metal in Nitric Oxide Reduction Using a Heme-Substituted Nitric Oxide Reductase Model"
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmKeith R. Westcott Fellow in Biosciences: Matthew Starr (Fratti) -
        116 RAL
    3. Thursday, October 13, 2016

      1. 11:00 amManisha Patel, Ph.D.
        Molecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: Dr. Manisha Patel, University of Colorado, "Mitochondrial Dysfunction and Oxidative Stress in Epilepsy"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102, CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmDr. Rolf Mueller, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research
        Gottlieb Lecture Series: Dr. Rolf Muller, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research -- (TBA)
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana
  3. Week of October 16, 2016

    1. Monday, October 17, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmNayab Abidi, Dr. Rachel Smith-Bolton's Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Nayab Abidi, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Wednesday, October 19, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmHerbert Carter Fellow in Biochemistry: Amruta Bhate (Kalsotra) -
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmJennifer Hou (Burke) -
        116 RAL
    3. Thursday, October 20, 2016

      1. 11:00 amDr. Vann Bennett, M.D., Ph.D.
        Molecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: Dr. Vann Bennett, Duke University, "Better Living through Structuring the Fluid Membrane Bilayer: Ankyrin Adaptors in Health and Disease"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102, CLSL
      2. 1:30 pmFINAL DEFENSE: Jonathan Chekan (Nair Lab) - BIOCHEMICAL AND STRUCTURAL STUDIES ON PROTEINS INVOLVED IN THE PRODUCTION OF NATURAL PRODUCTS AND DEGRADATION OF POLYSACCHARIDES
        433 RAL
      3. 4:00 pmDr. Shelley Payne, University of Texas-Austin
        Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Shelley Payne, University of Texax-Austin -- "Vibrio cholerae iron transport: adoptation to life in multiple environments"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana
    4. Friday, October 21, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Donny Licatalosi
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Donny Licatalosi (Case Western Reserve University), "RNA splicing networks and development"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
  4. Week of October 23, 2016

    1. Monday, October 24, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmPhillip Kenny, Dr. Stephanie Ceman's Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Phillip Kenny, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Wednesday, October 26, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmRichard Gregory
        Cell & Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Richard Gregory, Harvard Medical School, Harvard Stem Cell Institute, "RNA Regulation in Stem Cells and Cancer"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
    3. Thursday, October 27, 2016

      1. 11:00 amJeffrey Friedman, M.D., Ph.D.
        Molecular & Integrative Physiology Endowed Prosser Lecture, Dr. Jeffrey Friedman, Rockefeller University
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102, CLSL
      2. 2:00 pmJames Spudich
        Cell & Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. James Spudich, Stanford University School of Medicine, "TBA"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      3. 4:00 pmCarolyn Coyne, University of Pittsburgh
        Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Carolyn Coyne, University of Pittsburgh -- "Antimicrobial defenses at the maternal-fetal interface"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana
    4. Friday, October 28, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmE. Peter Greenberg
        CBI TP/Biochemistry Seminar: Professor E. Peter Greenberg (University of Washington)
        B102 CLSL
  5. Week of October 30, 2016

    1. Monday, October 31, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmMahdieh Jadaliha, Dr. K. Prasanth's Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Mahdieh Jadaliha, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
  6. Week of November 1, 2016

    1. Wednesday, November 2, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmCell & Developmental Biology STUDENT-INVITED Seminar: Dr. Arthur Skoultchi, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Dept. of Cell Biology, "H1 Linker Histones: Versatile Regulators of Chromatin Structure and Genetic Activity"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
    2. Thursday, November 3, 2016

      1. 8:30 amPaul Dawson, Ph.D.
        Molecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: Dr. Paul Dawson, Emory University, "Role of the Organic Solute Transporter OSTĪ±-OSTĪ² in Bile Acid Metabolism and Intestinal Biology"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102, CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmDr. Frank Rosenzweig, University of Montana
        Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Frank Rosenzweig, University of Montana -- "Sweet are the uses of adversity: Genomic responses to stress and their implication for adaptation and speciation"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana
  7. Week of November 6, 2016

    1. Monday, November 7, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmYuan Tian, Dr. Rachel Smith-Bolton's Lab; Qinyu Sun, Dr. K. Prasanth's Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Yuan Tian, "TBA"; Qinyu Sun, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Tuesday, November 8, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmFINAL DEFENSE: Paween Mahinthichaichan (Tajkhorshid and Gennis Labs) - "Microscopic descriptions of gas delivery and permeation in biological macromolecules".
        Room 3269 Beckman building
      2. 12:00 pmTom Cycyota
        Fox Family Innovation and Entrepreneurship Lecture/Cell & Developmental Biology Seminar: Tom Cycyota, AlloSource, "The Practical Application of Human Cells and Tissue in Surgical Procedures"
        612 IGB
    3. Wednesday, November 9, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmPeter Walter
        Cell & Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Peter Walter, UCSF School of Medicine, Biochemistry & Biophysics, "TBA"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
    4. Thursday, November 10, 2016

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmAda Doisy Lectures in BIOCHEMISTRY: Dr. Peter Walter (University of California at San Francisco) - "The Unfolded Protein Response in Health and Disease"
        MSB Auditorium
      2. 4:00 pmDr. Katrina Forest, University of Wisconsin
        Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Katrina Forest, University of Wisconsin -- (TBA)
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana
    5. Friday, November 11, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmAda Doisy Lectures in BIOCHEMISTRY: Dr. Kazutoshi Mori (Kyoto University) - "The Unfolded Protein Response: to Mammals and Beyond"
        MSB Auditorium
  8. Week of November 13, 2016

    1. Monday, November 14, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmBinhu Zhao, Dr. Andrew Belmont's Lab; Sumbul Khan, Dr. Rachel Smith-Bolton's Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Binhui Zhao, "TBA"; Sumbul Khan, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Wednesday, November 16, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmRichard Anderson
        Cell & Developmental Biology STUDENT-INVITED Seminar: Dr. Richard Anderson, University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine, "Receptor and Phosphoinositide Signaling in Trafficking, Proliferation and Autophagy"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmKatrina Diaz (Burke) -
        116 RAL
      3. 4:00 pmNektaria Petronikolou (Nair)) -
        116 RAL
    3. Thursday, November 17, 2016

      1. 11:00 amMolecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: MIP students, TBA
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102, CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmCaitlyn Pepperell, University of Wisconsin
        Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Caitlyn Pepperell, University of Wisconsin-Madison -- (TBA)
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana
    4. Friday, November 18, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Philip Low
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Philip Low (Purdue University), TBA
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
  9. Week of November 27, 2016

    1. Monday, November 28, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmYuou Wang, Dr. William Brieher's Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Yuou Wang, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
  10. Week of December 1, 2016

    1. Thursday, December 1, 2016

      1. 11:00 amMolecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: MIP postdoc/students, TBA
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102, CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmDr. Lewis Cantley
        Herbert E. Carter Lecture in Nutritional Biochemistry and Preventive Medicine: Dr. Lewis Cantley (Weill Cornell Medical College), "TBA"
        TBA
      3. 4:00 pmDr. Nina Salama, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
        Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Nina Salama, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center -- (TBA)
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana
    2. Friday, December 2, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Paul Schimmel
        Herbert E. Carter Lecture in Nutritional Biochemistry and Preventive Medicine: Dr. Paul Schimmel (The Scripps Research Institute), "TBA"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
  11. Week of December 4, 2016

    1. Monday, December 5, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLi-Hsin Chang, Dr. Lisa Stubbs' Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Li-Hsin Chang, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Thursday, December 8, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmDr. Daniel Slade, Virginia Tech
        Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Daniel Slade, Virginia Tech -- (TBA)
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana
    3. Friday, December 9, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Ken Yokoyama
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Ken Yokoyama (Duke University), TBA
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
      2. 2:00 pmFINAL DEFENSE: Alexander Cioffi (Burke Lab) - "SMALL MOLECULES THAT IMPERFECTLY REPLICATE PROTEIN FUNCTION OF MISSING PROTEINS RESTORE PHYSIOLOGY IN YEAST AND HUMAN EPITHELIA"
        Room 1000 Lincoln Hall
  12. Week of January 22, 2017

    1. Monday, January 23, 2017

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmRosaline Hsu, Dr. Supriya Prasanth's Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Rosaline Hsu, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Wednesday, January 25, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmMariana Lencina (Gennis) -
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang) -
        116 RAL
  13. Week of January 29, 2017

    1. Monday, January 30, 2017

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmChristopher Seward, Dr. Lisa Stubbs' Lab; Amanda Brock, Dr. Rachel Smith-Bolton's Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Christopher Seward, "TBA"; Amanda Brock, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
  14. Week of February 1, 2017

    1. Wednesday, February 1, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmScott Keeney
        Cell & Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Scott Keeney, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, "TBA"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmAmy Carruthers (Huang) -
        116 RAL
      3. 4:00 pmGovindjee Award for Excellence in Biological Research: William Arnold (Das) -
        116 RAL
    2. Friday, February 3, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Chad Rienstra
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Chad Rienstra (University of Illinois), TBA
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
  15. Week of February 5, 2017

    1. Monday, February 6, 2017

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLiguo Zhang, Dr. Andrew Belmont's Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Liguo Zhang "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Wednesday, February 8, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmLu Chen (Gennis/Oldfield) -
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmWaqar Arif (Kalsotra)) -
        116 RAL
  16. Week of February 12, 2017

    1. Monday, February 13, 2017

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmSoumya Negi, Dr. Lisa Stubbs' Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Soumya Negi, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Wednesday, February 15, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmRuchia Duggal (Sligar) -
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmXingchen Dong (Chen) -
        116 RAL
  17. Week of February 19, 2017

    1. Monday, February 20, 2017

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmQinyu Hao, Dr. K. Prasanth's Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Qinyu Hao, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Wednesday, February 22, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmLogan Hurst (Fratti) -
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmYuanyuan Hu (Cronan) -
        116 RAL
  18. Week of February 26, 2017

    1. Monday, February 27, 2017

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmOmid Gholamalamdari, Dr. K. Prasanth's Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Omid Gholamalamdari, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
  19. Week of March 1, 2017

    1. Wednesday, March 1, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmKeith R. Westcott Fellow in Biosciences: John Khamo (Zhang) -
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmKeith R. Westcott Fellow in Biosciences: Mara Livezey (Shapiro) -
        116 RAL
  20. Week of March 5, 2017

    1. Monday, March 6, 2017

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmXiaohe (John) Li, Dr. William Brieher's Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Xiaohe (John) Li "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Wednesday, March 8, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmCraig Pikaard
        Cell & Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Craig Pikaard, Indiana University, Department of Biology & Department of Molecular & Cellular Biochemistry, "TBA"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmDennis Piehl (Rienstra) -
        116 RAL
      3. 4:00 pmPhilip Olivares (Nair) -
        116 RAL
  21. Week of March 12, 2017

    1. Monday, March 13, 2017

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmKook Son, Dr. Jie Chen's Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Kook Son, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Wednesday, March 15, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmHoward Chang
        Cell & Developmental Biology STUDENT-INVITED Seminar: Dr. Howard Chang, Stanford University School of Medicine, "TBA"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmAnna SantaMaria (Burke) -
        116 RAL
      3. 4:00 pmDonald Sheppard (Chen) -
        116 RAL
  22. Week of March 26, 2017

    1. Monday, March 27, 2017

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmNilmani Singh, Dr. Jie Chen's Lab; Ankita Saha, Dr. Craig Mizzen's Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Nilmani Singh, "TBA"; Ankita Saha, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Wednesday, March 29, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmCharles Kade Fellow in Biochemistry: Liqun Yu (Shapiro) -
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmIpek Tasan (Zhao) -
        116 RAL
  23. Week of April 2, 2017

    1. Monday, April 3, 2017

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmAlokananda Ray, Dr. Xin Li's Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Alokananda Ray, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Wednesday, April 5, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmKun-Liang Guan
        Cell & Developmental Biology STUDENT-INVITED Seminar: Dr. Kun Liang Guan, University of California-San Diego, Dept. of Pharmacology, "TBA"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmHerbert Carter Fellow in Biochemistry: Dayu Zhang (Martinis) -
        116 RAL
      3. 4:00 pmPaola Estrada (Nair) -
        116 RAL
    3. Friday, April 7, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmNo Biochemistry Seminar today in lieu of Chemistry-Biology Interface Training Program and the Department of Biochemistry. Prof. Shirley Malcom (American Association for the Advancement of Science)
  24. Week of April 9, 2017

    1. Monday, April 10, 2017

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmMonica Chinea-Diliz, Dr. Stephanie Ceman's Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Monica Chinea-Diliz, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Wednesday, April 12, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmJeremiah Heredia Procko) -
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmJoseph Seimetz (Kalsotra) -
        116 RAL
    3. Friday, April 14, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Steven Bruner
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Steven Bruner (University of Florida), TBA
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
  25. Week of April 16, 2017

    1. Monday, April 17, 2017

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmYo-Chuen Lin, Dr. Supriya Prasanth's Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Yo-Chuen Lin, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Wednesday, April 19, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmSue Biggins
        Cell & Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Sue Biggins, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, "TBA"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmXinyu Kong (Leckband) -
        116 RAL
    3. Friday, April 21, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Anna Marie Payle
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Anna Marie Pyle (Yale University), TBA
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
  26. Week of April 23, 2017

    1. Monday, April 24, 2017

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmTayyab Adil, Dr. Jonathan Henry's Lab
        CDB Student & Postdoc Seminar: Tayyab Adil, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Wednesday, April 26, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmJoshua Mendell
        Cell & Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Joshua Mendell, UT Southwestern Medical Center, "TBA"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmJi Eun Kim (Shapiro) -
        116 RAL
      3. 4:00 pmKuan-Yu Lai (van der Donk) -
        116 RAL

link for robots only