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

Host:Ottemann/Lertsethtakarn
"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
TBA
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