Fall 2007 Seminars

Seminars are held in Physical Sciences Building, Rm. 240, from 12-1 PM, unless noted otherwise.

Monday, September 24, 2007

Host: Flegal/Black
"Sample Handling Strategies for Biotechnological and Environmental Samples"
Nelson Torto, Seanac Secretary General, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Botswana

Tuesday, October 2, 2007

Host: Smith
"Microbial Redox Cycling of Arsenic: From Genes to Water Quality"
Chad Saltikov, Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Santa Cruz

Tuesday, October 9, 2007

Host: Ottemann
"Where Chemistry and Biology Meet; Marine Natural Products as Molecular Probes"
Roger Linington, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California Santa Cruz

Tuesday, October 16, 2007

Host: Smith
"Pollution in San Francisco Bay: A Growth Industry"
Russ Flegal, Professor, Department of Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Santa Cruz

Tuesday, October 23, 2007

"Putting the Helico Into Helicobacter pylori, the Ulcer Bug"
Nina Salama, Assistant Professor, Human Biology Division, Fred Hutch Cancer Research Center, University of Washington

Tuesday, October 30, 2007

Host: Flegal/Black
"Aerosol Impacts on Marine Phytoplankton"
Adina Paytan, Associate Research Professor, Institute of Marine Sciences, University of California Santa Cruz

Tuesday, November 6, 2007

Host: Smith/Kern
"Genes and the Environment in Childhood Behavior Disorders"
Mari Golub, Adjunct Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Primate Research Center, University of California, Davis

Tuesday, November 13, 2007

Host: Ottemann/Draper
"How Does the Brucella Type IV Secretion System Contribute to Persistent Infection?"
Renee Tsolis, Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Microbiology & Immunology, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine

Tuesday, November 20, 2007   Cancelled

Host: Yildiz
Gary Schoolnik, Professor, Department of Medicine; Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University

Tuesday, December 4, 2007

Host: Saltikov/Reyes
"Love Hurts: Holding Hands with Copper"
Chris Rensing, Associate Professor, Department of Soil, Water, and Environmental Science, University of Arizona