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Please mark your calendars for these upcoming Biochemistry and Molecular Biology seminars.

The normal departmental seminar time is Monday from 4:00-5:00 p.m.

For specific questions, please contact:

 

Fall 2018


September 20, 2018
Allison Williams
Penn State University
"Investigation of G-quadruplex Structure Stability with Polyamines"
12:00 p.m. – 108 Wartik Laboratory
Host: Dr. Phil Bevilacqua (863-3812)


September 24, 2018
Dr. Moriah L. Szpara
Penn State University
"From Lesions to Lifelong Latency: Deciphering the contributions of viral genetic diversity to human herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection"
4:00 p.m. – 108 Wartik Laboratory
Host: Dr. Wendy Hanna-Rose (867-4373)


September 27, 2018
Latisha Franklin
Penn State University
"Errors in Purine Metabolism Result in Distinct Muscle Dysfunctions: A Comparative Metabolic Approach"
12:00 p.m. – 108 Wartik Laboratory
Host: Dr. Wendy Hanna-Rose (865-7904)


October 1, 2018
Dr. David A. Leib
Dartmouth College Geisel School of Medicine
"Mother Knows Best: Maternal Immunity and Neonatal Herpes Simplex Virus Infections"
4:00 p.m. – 108 Wartik Laboratory
Host: Dr. Moriah Szpara (867-0008)


October 4, 2018
Michael Maybin
Penn State University
"An Investigation of Endotoxin Degradation in the Microbiome"
12:00 p.m. – 108 Wartik Laboratory
Host: Dr. Tim Meredith (867-5909)


October 8, 2018
Dr. Sean T. Prigge
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
"What’s Really Going on in the Apicoplast of Malaria Parasites?"
4:00 p.m. – 108 Wartik Laboratory
Host: Dr. Scott Lindner (867-4062)


October 11, 2018
Andrew Renda
Penn State University
"title to be announced"
12:00 p.m. – 108 Wartik Laboratory
Host: Dr. Paul Babitzke (865-0002)


October 15, 2018
Dr. Andrew S. Belmont
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
"A Refined Model of Genome Nuclear Organization Using TSA-Seq"
4:00 p.m. – 108 Wartik Laboratory
Host: Dr. Lu Bai (863-4824)


October 18, 2018
Jacob Potter
Penn State University
"title to be announced"
12:00 p.m. – 108 Wartik Laboratory
Host: Dr. Kathleen Postle (863-7568)


October 22, 2018
Dr. Karen Reddy
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
"Dynamic Organization of Peripheral Heterochromatin Domains"
4:00 p.m. – 108 Wartik Laboratory
Host: Dr. Ross Hardison (863-0113)


October 25, 2018
Molly Rathbun
Penn State University
"title to be announced"
12:00 p.m. – 108 Wartik Laboratory
Host: Dr. Moriah Szpara (867-0008)


October 29, 2018
Dr. Marvin Whiteley
Georgia Institute of Technology
"Probing Bacterial Social Behaviors During Polymicrobial Infection"
4:00 p.m. – 108 Wartik Laboratory
Host: Dr. Tim Miyashiro (865-1916)


November 1, 2018
Roberta Dollinger
Penn State University
"title to be announced"
12:00 p.m. – 108 Wartik Laboratory
Host: Dr. Dave Gilmour (863-8905)


November 5, 2018
Dr. Matthew D. Simon
Yale University
"Chemical Tools to Study the Non-coding Transcriptome"
4:00 p.m. – 108 Wartik Laboratory
Host: Dr. Philip Bevilacqua (863-3812)


November 8, 2018
Hengye Chen
Penn State University
"title to be announced"
12:00 p.m. – 108 Wartik Laboratory
Host: Dr. Lu Bai (863-4824)


November 12, 2018
Dr. Tina M. Iverson
Vanderbilt University
"Structure and Assembly of Respiratory Complexes"
4:00 p.m. – 108 Wartik Laboratory
Host: Dr. Gregory Ferry (863-5721)


November 15, 2018
Corinna Moro
Penn State University
"title to be announced"
12:00 p.m. – 108 Wartik Laboratory
Host: Dr. Wendy Hanna-Rose (865-7904)


November 26, 2018
Dr. Xiang Wang
Institute of Biophysics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences
"Mechanisms for Herpesvirus Capsid Assembly and Maturation"
4:00 p.m. – 108 Wartik Laboratory
Host: Dr. Susan Hafenstein (865-5729)


November 29, 2018
Nicole Kaplan
Penn State University
"title to be announced"
12:00 p.m. – 108 Wartik Laboratory
Host: Dr. Lorraine Santy (863-6813)


December 3, 2018
Dr. Leslie Sieburth
University of Utah
"title to be announced"
4:00 p.m. – 108 Wartik Laboratory
Host: Dr. Paul Babitzke (865-0002)


December 6, 2018
Henry Hsiung
Penn State University
"title to be announced"
12:00 p.m. – 108 Wartik Laboratory
Host: Dr. Craig Cameron (863-8705)

 

Faculty and graduate student discussions can be arranged with speakers -- please contact the host for an appointment.

Availability of 108 Wartik Laboratory (click here)

This page was last updated on September 20, 2018.