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 […]

BMBDG Seminar – D Flemming Hansen

BMBDG Seminar – D Flemming Hansen

“Dynamic hotspots in the von Willebrand Factor and in Histone Deacetylases: Implications for regulation and interactions,” presented by D. Flemming Hansen, Institute of Structural and Molecular Biology, University College London. Monday, January 4, 2016, LSC 3 at 3:00 pm, 2350 Health Sciences Mall

BMBDG Seminar – Alisdair Borastan

BMBDG Seminar – Alisdair Borastan

“Structural and functional glycobiology: understanding the molecular basis and biological outcomes of microbial carbohydrate metabolism”, presented by Alisdair Boraston, Professor, Department of Biochemistry & Microbiology, University of Victoria. Monday, January 18, 2016 LSC 3 at 3:00 pm, 2350 Health Sciences Mall.

A Very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

A Very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

Wishing you a very Merry Christmas and a  Happy New Year! Biochemistry and Molecular Biology office will be closed for the holidays, from noon Thursday, December 24 and will re-open Monday, January 4, 2016.

BMBDG Seminar – David Leys

BMBDG Seminar – David Leys

“Nature can put 3 and 2 together: an unexpected role for vitamin B2,” presented by David Leys, Professor of Structural Biology, Manchester Institute of Biotechnology, Manchester University. Monday, December 14, 2015 LSC 3 at 3:00 pm, 2350 Health Sciences Mall.

Vancouver, BC -- 06 January  2012 -- BC Cancer Agency"s Dr. Shoukat Dedhar, Distinguished Scientist,Genetics Unit - Integrative Oncology  in his laboratory at the BC Cancer Research Centre in Vancouver, BC.  (Photo: BC Cancer Agency)

2015 Distinguished Medical Research Lecturer Award

Dr. Shoukat Dedhar have been selected by the Faculty of Medicine Research Council to be awarded the 2015 Distinguished Medical Research Award in Basic Science Research. “Every year the Faculty of Medicine recognizes the outstanding lecturers in our medical research fields. Candidates from Basic Sciences or Clinical Sciences are nominated by fellow faculty members on […]

Dustin King – Doctoral Exam

Dustin King – Doctoral Exam

Thesis title, “Protecting our  β-Lactam Antibiotic Assets: Structural Investigation of β-Lactamases,” by Dustin King, doctoral candidate in Strynadka Lab.  Monday, December 7, 2015 at 4:00 pm in Room 203 of the Graduate Student Centre, 6371 Crescent Road.

As Published in PNAS – Jan Lab