2020/21 Seminars

Date Speaker Institution Title Host Time/Place
September 9 Dorothy Majewski Strynadka Lab, UBC PhD Exit Seminar
“Structural Characterization of the Bacterial Injectisome”
Dr. Natalie Strynadka Zoom link to be emailed to department members
September 28 Dr. Natalie Strynadka Strynadka Lab, UBC 2020 Astell Award Presentation and BMB Research Seminar
“Structure-guided Antimicrobial discovery using a hybrid atomic toolbox.”
Dr. Natalie Strynadka Zoom link to be emailed to department members
October 5 Dr. Brian Caffrey Subramanian Lab, UBC PhD Exit Seminar “Three-Dimensional Transmission and Scanning Electron Microscopy of Molecular and Cellular Structures” Dr. Sriram Subramaniam Zoom link to be emailed to department members
October 19 Dr. Joerg Gsponer Michael Smith Lab, UBC “The interactive behavior of white-collar workers in biological systems” Dr. Leonard Foster Zoom link to be emailed to department members
November 16 Dr. Steven Rutherford Infectious Disease, Genentech “New modalities for interfering with outer membrane biogenesis in Gram-negative bacteria” Dr. Franck Duong Zoom link to be emailed to department members
November 23 Gabriel Zentner Department of Biology, Indiana University Bloomington “Making heads or tails of Mediator function, and how transcription start sites earn their STRIPEs” Dr. Sheila Teves Zoom link to be emailed to department members
November 30 Reut Shalgi Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Israel Institute of Techology “Differential roles for DNAJ isoforms in HTT-polyQ and mutant FUS aggregation modulation revealed by chaperone network screens” Dr. Thibault Mayor Zoom link to be emailed to department members
December 7 Jennifer Mitchell Department of Cell and Systems Biology, University of Toronto “Comparative epigenomics determines transcriptional regulatory codes in mammalian genomes” Dr. LeAnn Howe Zoom link to be emailed to department members
December 10 Sangeeta Bhatia Michael Smith Lecture Drs. Christian Kastrup / Peter Zandstra Zoom link to be emailed to department members
December 14 Gloria Yang Department of Biochemistry, UBC Dr. Nobu Tokuriki Zoom link to be emailed to department members
January 18 Khanh Dao Duc Department of Mathematics, UBC Dr. Eric Jan Zoom link to be emailed to department members
February 22 Yihzou Dong Pharmaceutics and Pharmacology, The Ohio State University Dr. Christian Kastrup Zoom link to be emailed to department members
March 22 Maria Vera Ugalde Department of Biochemistry, McGill University Dr. Eric Jan Zoom link to be emailed to department members