2012/13 Seminars + Events

Postdoctoral Summer Seminar SeriesFor the month of May, we are having a Postdoctoral Seminar Series.  Rahul Singh, Postdoctoral Fellow in Dr. Lindsay Eltis Lab – “Tapping the ligninolytic potential of dye decolorizing peroxidases (DyPs)”. Friday, May 31st from 12:00 -12:30, LSC #3, Life Sciences Centre, 2350 Health Sciences Mall, UBC.         Presentation Series: May 10 […] Read More

May ConvocationCongratulations Biochem grads!!  May Convocation a time to celebrate your momentous achievements. UBC will be conferring Biochemistry MSc and PhD degrees on Wednesday, May 22nd at 8:30 a.m.  Biochemistry B.Sc. convocation will be Monday, May 27th at 1:30 p.m. Read More

BMBDG Seminar: Todd R. Graham, April 22 @ 3:00 p.m.“Linking Phospholipid Flippases to Vesicle-Mediated ProteinTransport”, by Todd R. Graham, Professor of Biological Sciences Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN. Monday, April 22, 2013 @ 3:00 pm in LSC #3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. Read More

BMBDG Seminar: Hsin Kuo, May 6 @ 3:00 pm“Reactivities of indoleamine 2, 3-dioxygenases”, by Hsin Kuo, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, UBC. Monday, May 6, 2013 @ 3:00 pm in LSC #3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. Read More

BMBDG Seminar: Kevin Letchford – April 8 @3:00 pm“The ABC’s of Amphiphilic Block Copolymers: Nanoparticulate Drug Carriers and Modulators of Drug Efflux”, by Dr. Kevin Letchford, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, UBC.  Monday, April 8, 2013 @ 3:00 pm in LSC #3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. Read More

BMBDG Seminar: Sean Minaker – April 29 @3:00 pm“A conserved role for the GPN small GTPases in RNA polymerase biogenesis”, by Sean Minaker, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, UBC.  Monday, April 29th @ 3:00 pm in LSC #3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. Read More

BMBDG Seminar: Krystina Ho – April 17 @ 3:00 pm“Exploring the genetic interactome of a Saccharomyces Cerevisiae separase Mutant”, by Krystina Ho, Measday Lab, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, UBC.  Wednesday, April 17 @3:00 p.m. Michael Smith Lab, 2185 East Mall, Room 102. Read More

BMBDG Seminar: Brigitte Lavoie – April 4 @12:30 pm“Keeping it together in mitosis — Pds5 maintains sister chromatid cohesion by antagonizing polysumo-targeted proteolysis of cohesin”, by Dr. Bridgitte Lavoie, Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Toronto. Thursday, April 4, 2013 @ 12:30 pm in LSC #3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. Read More

BMBDG Seminar: Alexander Palazzo – March 18 @ 3:00 pm“Beyond the signal Sequence hypothesis: How mRNA’s encoding secretory proteins are trafficked and translated in mammalian cells”, by Dr. Alexander Palazzo, Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Toronto.  Monday, March 18 @ 3:00 pm in LSC #3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. Read More

Spring 2013 Wall Exchange: Dr. B. Brett Finlay – May 21 @ 7:30 pm“Bugs ‘R Us: The Role of Microbes in Health, Disease and Society”, lecture with Dr. B. Brett Finlay, Peter Wall Institute Distinguished Professor, Professor in the Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology and Department of Microbiology & Immunology at UBC. For free tickets: Peter Wall Downtown Lecture Series held at the Vogue Theatre at 7:30. […] Read More