Winter 2006 Seminars

Seminars are held in Jack Baskin Engineering Building, Rm. 330, from 12-1 PM, unless noted otherwise.

Tuesday, January 10, 2006

"Early Glutathione Depletion in Parkinson's Disease: How It Can Lead to Both Mitochondrial Dysfunction and Disrupt Iron Homeostatsis"
Julie Andersen, Buck Institute, Novato, CA

Tuesday, January 17, 2006 Cancelled

"From Atoms to Human Diseases: NMR Structural Studies of Cell Adhesion Molecules"
Jun Qin, Department of Molecular Cardiology, Case Western University

Tuesday, January 24, 2006 Cancelled

TBA
Lalita Ramakrishnan, University of Washington

Tuesday, January 31, 2006

"Just When You Thought it Was Safe to Go Back in the Water: The Molecular Mechanism of Aquatic Parasite Invasion"
James McKerrow, Department of Cell and Molecular Pharmacology/Pathology, UC San Francisco

Tuesday, February 7, 2006

"A Microcosm of Cellular Defenses in Development: How Early Embryos Cope with their Environment"
Amro Hamdoun, Hopkins Marine Station, Stanford University

Friday, February 10, 2006

"Characterization of Novel Factors Controlling Bacterial Group Behavior"
Marvin Whiteley, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center

Tuesday, February 14, 2006

"Nature vs. Nurture in the Developing Visual System"
David Feldheim, MCD Biology Department, UC Santa Cruz

Tuesday, February 21, 2006 Cancelled

TBA
James Cloern, US Geological Survey, Menlo Park

Tuesday, February 28

TBA

Tuesday, March 7, 2006 Cancelled

"Acid Acclimation by Helicobacter pylori"
David Scott, Department of Physiology, Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA

Tuesday, March 14, 2006

"Biofilms: Engineering Approaches"
Haluk Beyenal, Center for Biofilm Engineering, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT