BMBDG Seminar – PhD Exit Seminar: Nikolaus Fortelny

BMBDG Seminar – PhD Exit Seminar: Nikolaus Fortelny

“Network analysis in the prediction of proteolytic pathways,” by Nikolaus Fortelny, PhD candidate, Overall and Pavlidis labs, UBC. Monday, April 18, 2016, LSC #3 at 3: 00 pm,  2350 Health Science Mall      

BMBDG Seminar – Mikael Elias

BMBDG Seminar – Mikael Elias

“Molecular Promiscuity and Specificity: The Far-from-perfect Enzyme and the Struggle for Survival”, by Mikael Elias, Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Biophysics, University of Minnesota. Monday, April 11, 2016, LSC 3 at 3:00 pm, 2350 Health Sciences Mall.

Nikolaus Fortelny – Doctoral Exam

Nikolaus Fortelny – Doctoral Exam

“Generation of Truncated Proteoforms in Proteolytic Networks: Modelling and Prediction in the Protease Web”, by Nikolaus Fortelny. Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at 4:00 PM in Room 203 of the Graduate Student Centre, 6371 Crescent Road  

BMBDG Seminar –  Kimberly Reynolds

BMBDG Seminar – Kimberly Reynolds

“An Evolutionary Module in Central Metabolism”, Kimberly Reynolds, Assistant Professor, Green Center for Sytems Biology, Department of Biophysics, University of Texas Southwestern. Monday, March 7, 2016, LSC 3 at 3:00 pm, 2350 Health Sciences Mall

BMBDG Seminar – Lorraine Pillus

BMBDG Seminar – Lorraine Pillus

Linking Metabolic Activities to Chromatin Functions in Epigenetic Processes, presented by Lorraine Pillus, Professor and Chair, Division of Biological Sciences, University of California, San Diego. Monday, February 22, 2016 LSC 3 at 3:00 pm, 2350 Health Sciences Mall

16th International Conference of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

16th International Conference of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

16th International Conference of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, to be held July 17 – 21, 2016 at the Vancouver Convention Centre, East Building in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The 2016 Conference is jointly organized by the International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (IUBMB), the Canadian Society for Molecular Biosciences (CSMB) and the Pan-American Association […]

Kristina McBurney – Doctoral Exam

Kristina McBurney – Doctoral Exam

“Chromatin-Targeting Domains and the Divergence of Histone H3” by Kristina McBurney, PhD Candidate, Howe Lab. Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at 9:00 am. Room 200, Graduate Student Centre, 6371 Crescent Road

BMBDG Seminar – Ji-Joon Song

BMBDG Seminar – Ji-Joon Song

“Molecular Architecture of Huntingtin’s Disease protein and Beyond”, presented by Ji-Joon Song, Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST). Monday, January 25, 2016 LSC 3 at 3:00 pm, 2350 Health Sciences Mall.

Undergraduate 3MT Winners

Undergraduate 3MT Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the Undergraduate Biochemistry 3MT event Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is an academic competition developed by The University of Queensland, Australia. Typically, these competitions are directed at graduate students. Considering the wide range of undergraduate research at UBC, on November 25, we had an undergraduate 3MT competition. Challenging their communication skills, […]

BMBDG Seminar – PhD Exit Seminar: Kristina McBurney and Dustin King

BMBDG Seminar – PhD Exit Seminar: Kristina McBurney and Dustin King

“Chromatin-Targeting Domains of the NuA3 Histone Acetyltransferase Complex,”presented by Kristina McBurney, Doctoral Candidate in LeAnn Howe Lab.                     “Protecting Our β-lactam Antibiotic Assets: Structural Investigation of β-lactamases,” presented by Dustin King, Doctoral Candidate in Natalie Strynadka lab.     Monday, January 11, 2016, LSC #3 at […]