2016/17 Seminars + Events


BMBDG Seminar: PhD Exit Seminar – Dr. Hilda Au“Elucidating the mechanism of translational reading frame selection by a viral internal ribosome entry site”, by Dr. Hilda Au, Jan Lab, UBC. Monday, January 23, 2017 at 3:00 pm, LSC#3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall, UBC. BMBDG Seminar: PhD Exit Seminar – Dr. Hilda Au


BMBDG Seminar: Exit Seminar – Dr. Dheva Setiaputra“Investigating the molecular architecture of histone acetyltransferase complexes”, by Dr. Dheva Setiaputra, Yip Lab, UBC Monday, January 16, 2017 at 3:00 pm, LSC#3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall, UBC. BMBDG Seminar: Exit Seminar – Dr. Dheva Setiaputra


BMBDG Seminar – Dermot Kelleher“Integrin signalling for lymphocyte migration -“a twist in the tale”” by, Dermot Kelleher, Dean of Faculty of Medicine, UBC. Monday, January 9th, 2017, at 3:00 pm in LSC #3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. BMBDG Seminar – Dermot Kelleher


BMBDG Seminar – Randy Hampton“Metabolic Regulation by Quality Control: Misfolding, Mallostery, and Missing genes”, by Randy Hampton, Professor, Division of Biological Sciences, Cell & Developmental Biology, University of California, San Diego. Thursday, December 15, 2016 at 12:30 pm in LSC #3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. This Seminar is co-sponsored with Department of Cellular and Physiological Sciences.   BMBDG Seminar – Randy Hampton


BMBDG Seminar – Song Tan“Structural studies of chromatin complexes”, by Song Tan, Professor, Center for Eukaryotic Gene Regulation, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Penn State University.  Monday, December 12, 2016 at 3:00 pm, LSC #3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. BMBDG Seminar – Song Tan


BMBDG Seminar: PhD Exit Seminar – Sylvia Cheung“The roles of SH2-contiaing inositol 5′-phosphatase 1 (SHIP1) and Signal Transducer and Activator of Transcription 3 (STAT3) in Interleukin-10 regulation of activated macrophages”, by Sylvia Cheung. Monday, December 5, 2016 at 3:00 pm in LSC #3. BMBDG Seminar: PhD Exit Seminar – Sylvia Cheung


November GraduationCongratulations Biochem graduates!! UBC will be conferring Biochemistry degrees on Friday, November 25th at 9:00 a.m. in the Chan Centre. November Graduation


BMBDG Seminar – Sergey Smirnov“Villin Proteins in Vertebrates and Plants: Function, Structure and Dynamic in Cytoskeleton Regulation”, by Sergey Smirnov, Associate Professor, Biochemistry, Western Washington University. Monday, November 28, 2016 @ 3:00 pm, LSC #3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. BMBDG Seminar – Sergey Smirnov


Hilda Au – Doctoral Exam“Elucidating the mechanism of reading frame selection by viral internal ribosome entry site, ” by Hilda Hiu Tung Au, PhD Candidate, Jan Lab, UBC. Friday, December 9, 2016 at 12:30 pm in Room 200 of the Graduate Student Center, 6371 Crescent Road. Hilda Au – Doctoral Exam


BMBDG Seminar – Jian Payandeh“Painful projects: Targeting the voltage-gated sodium channel Nav1.7 and other membrane proteins for drug discovery”, by Jian Payandeh, Senior Scientist, Department of Structural Biology, Genentech. Monday, November 21, 2016 at 3:00 pm, LSC#3, 2350 Health Science Mall. BMBDG Seminar – Jian Payandeh