2013/14 Seminars + Events

BMBDG Seminar: James Fraser, Dec 2 @3:00 pm“Some like it hot: Protein Ensembles from X-ray Crystallography” by James Fraser, Assistant Professor, Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences, California Institute of Quantitative Biosciences, University of California San Francisco. Monday, December 2, @ 3:00 pm, LSC #3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall Read More

BMBDG Seminar: Tara L Klassen, Nov 25 @3:00 pm“Structural channotyping: Homology models and genetic risk prediction in epilepsy” by Tara L Klassen, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, UBC. Monday, November 25 @ 3:00 pm, LSC #3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall Read More

BMBDG Seminar: Gaurav Sahay – Jan 27 @3:00 pm“Cellular factors that impact drug delivery,” Dr. Gaurav Sahay, Post-Doctoral Associate, MIT. Read More

BMBDG Seminar: Metka Lenassi – Nov 18 3:00 pm“A fungus on a high salt diet, and what its genome tells us about it,” by Dr. Metka Lenassi, Institute of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Ljubljana.  Monday, November 18, @ 3:00 pm, LSC #3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall Read More

BMBDG Seminar: Horacio Bach – Oct 28, 3:00 pm“Single-chain Antibodies – The next generation of research, diagnostic and therapeutic antibodies,” by Horacio Bach, Adjunct Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, UBC. Monday, October 28 @ 3:00 pm, LSC #3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall Read More

Gairdner Symposium – Kim Nasmyth and Sir Gregory Winter Oct 21 2013Gairdner Symposium – Monday, October 21, 2013 from 4:00-6:00 pm, LSC #2, UBC Two dynamic and high profiled researchers: Dr. Kim Nasmyth 2007 Canada Gairdner International Award Recipient Presentation:  How are chromosomes held together? Sir Gregory Winter 2013 Canada Gairdner International Award Recipient Presentation:  The antibody revolution: new pharmaceuticals for a new age. More information […] Read More

United Way Pancake Breakfast – Oct 24, 8:00 to 11:00 amCome join us for a pancake breakfast, only $5.00. We are part of the LSI community participating in the United Way Pancake Breakfast. Thursday, October 24th, in LSC West Atrium, 2350 Health Sciences Mall, from 8:00 to 11:00 am Read More

Xin Du – Doctoral Exam, September 25Thesis title: “Structural Requirements for the Elastolytic and Collagenolytic Activities of Cathepsins and the Identification of Exosite Inhibitors,” by Xin Du. Friday, September 25, 2013 at 9:30 am, Room 200 203, Michael Smith Laboratories   Read More

9th Annual Michael Smith Distinguished Research Lecture: Dr. Tom Cech, Sept 16 at 4:00 pm“From the RNA World to the RNP World: Ribozymes, Telomerase, and IncRNAs,” by Dr. Tom Cech, Distinguished Professor, University of Colorado Boulder, University of Colorado BioFrontiers Institute.  September 16 at 4:00 pm, LSC #2, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. Read More

BMBDG Seminar: David Baker, Sept 9 at 2:00 pm“Design of protein structures, functions, and assemblies”, by David Baker, Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Washington.  Monday, September 9 @ 2:00 pm, LSC #3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall Read More