Seminars

The Department of Molecular Medicine hosts seminars and research Work-in-Progress presentations throughout the year

Fall/Winter Seminar Series 2022
4:00 pm  (Mondays, unless otherwise noted)

SEPTEMBER
  • September 12 - Lecture Hall 4
    Daniel Dickinson, Department of Molecular Biosciences, University of Texas at Austin
    Cell polarity: From Molecules to Organoids
    (hosted by Gunther Hollopeter and Derek Wei)
OCTOBER
  • October 24 - Lecture Hall 4
    Rick Baker, Marc Antonyak, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
    Structural insights into Clathrin-Mediated Endocytosis
    (hosted by Gunther Hollopeter)
JANUARY
  • January 10 (Tuesday) - POSTPONED
    Marc Antonyak, Department of Molecular Medicine, Cornell University
  • Extracellular Vesicles in Biology and Disease
  • January 17 (Tuesday) - Lecture Hall 1
    Natasza Kurpios, Department of Molecular Medicine, Cornell University
    Adventures in Laterality: New Twists on How Pitx2 Governs Left-right Organ Asymmetry and Gut Absorptive Function

2022/2023 Fall/Winter Department Work-In-Progress Series
4:00 pm Mondays Lecture Hall III, unless noted otherwise

NOVEMBER 2022
  • November 7 - Classroom 6
    Myfanwy Adams  (Chappie Lab) - The crystal structure of lambda RexA provides novel insights into the DNA binding properties of Rex-like phage exclusion proteins
    Cora Demler (Kurpios Lab) - Left, Right, and Center: Characterizing the novel midline barrier during asymmetric gut development
  • November 14 - Classroom 6

    Shi Feng (Cerione Lab) - A possible mechanism for glutaminase activation
    Erika Beyrent (Hollopeter Lab) - Investigating the function of the Inversin complex

  • November 21 - Classroom 7

    Anthony Bui (Chappie Lab) - Applied research as a teaching tool for dairy production medicine while solving daily issues
    William Katt (Cerione Lab) - A promising new approach to treating canine oral cancer

  • November 28 - NO WIP

DECEMBER 2022
  • December 5 - NO WIP
  • December 12 - Classroom 6
    Matt Zanotelli (Cerione Lab) - Caught in the AKT: Dock7-AKT signaling activity in the transformation and survival of cancer cells under stress
    Derek Wei (Hollopeter Lab) - Investigating the ASPPs as protein phosphatase 1 regulators
  • December 19 - NO WIP
  • December 26 - NO WIP
JANUARY 2023
  • January 2 - NO WIP
  • January 9 - Classroom 6
    Jenn Roscoe (Sevier Lab) - Investigating mechanisms redox sensing by the unfolded protein response
    Kuang Tse Wang (Adler Lab) - Delineating organ regeneration in planarians
  • January 16 - NO WIP: Martin Luther King Holiday
  • January 23 - Lecture Hall 3
    Brian Aguilera (Kurpios Lab) - Pitx2 regulates epithelial homeostasis and function in the postnatal intestine
    Jackie Ehrlich (Kawate Lab) - Towards the structure of an activated Pannexin
  • January 30 - NO WIP: BBS Recruitment
FEBRUARY 2023
  • February 6 - Lecture Hall 3
    Jillian Breault (Sevier Lab)
    Justin Tapper (Adler Lab) - Establishing Transgenics within Planaria
  • February 13 - Lecture Hall 3
    Yangyang Liu (Cerione Lab)
    Kayleigh Morrison (Hollopeter Lab)
  • February 20 - Lecture Hall 3
    Bhargav Sanketi (Kurpios Lab)
    Sumanth Seetharam (Sardana Lab)
  • February 27 - Lecture Hall 3
    Alexandra Hommer  (Sevier Lab)
    Jade Bowerman  (Sardana Lab)
MARCH 2023
  • March 6 - Lecture Hall 3
    Libby Huang (Kurpios Lab)
    Julia Zhu (Sardan Lab)
  • March 13 - Lecture Hall 3
    Sarah Codd (Kawate Lab)
    Isabel Delo (Adler Lab) - The pharynx, a model for neural regeneration
  • March 20 - Lecture Hall 3