2017/18 Seminars + Events


Adam Crowe – Doctoral Exam“The catabolism of the last two rings of cholesterol by Mycobacterium tuberculosis“, by Adam Crowe, PhD Candidate, Eltis Lab. Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 12:30 pm in Room 203, Graduate Student Centre, 6371 Crescent Road.   Adam Crowe – Doctoral Exam


BMBDG Seminar: PhD Exit Seminar – Adam Crowe“Cholesterol ring cleavage by Mycobacterium tuberculosis”, by Adam Crowe, PhD Candidate, Eltis Lab, UBC. Monday, December 11, 2017 at 3:00 pm, LSC#3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. BMBDG Seminar: PhD Exit Seminar – Adam Crowe


November GraduationCongratulations Biochemistry graduates!! UBC will be conferring Biochemistry degrees on Friday, November 24th at 9:00 a.m. in the Chan Centre. November Graduation


BMBDG Seminar – Janine Copp“From Discovery to Design: Lessons from the Nitroreductase Superfamily”, Dr. Janine Copp, MSL, UBC. Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 2:30 pm, Room 1510, 2350 Health Sciences Mall.   BMBDG Seminar – Janine Copp


BMBDG Seminar – Alice Mui“Harnessing negative regulatory systems to control cell function,” by Alice Mui, Associate Member, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, UBC. Thursday, November 9th, 2017, 3:30 pm, LSC#3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. BMBDG Seminar – Alice Mui


Gairdner Symposium: Huda Zoghbi and Rodolphe BarrangouGairdner Symposium, UBC 2017: Huda Zoghbi and Rodolphe Barrangou Monday, October 23, 2017, 3:30-6:00pm LIfe Sciences Centre, Lecture Theatre #2, (LSC#2) 2350 Health Science Mall, UBC Hosted by Drs. Helen Burt and Michael Hayden, UBC Dr. Huda Zoghbi 2017 Canada Gairdner International Award  Recipient Professor, Baylor College of Medicine; Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Dr. […] Gairdner Symposium: Huda Zoghbi and Rodolphe Barrangou


BMBDG Seminar – Katherine Ryan“Building natural products: pathways, enzymes, and cofactors,” by Katherine Ryan, UBC.   Monday, November 27th, 2017, 3:00 pm, LSC#3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. BMBDG Seminar – Katherine Ryan


BMBDG Seminar- Jean-Pierre Simorre“Molecular interactions with the bacterial cell wall,” by Jean-Pierre Simorre, Institut de Biologie Structurale-Grenoble.  Monday, November 20th, 2017, 3:00 pm, LSC#3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. BMBDG Seminar- Jean-Pierre Simorre


BMBDG Seminar – Craig Thomas“Chemical Biology at the transitional Interface,” by Craig Thomas, National Cancer Institute, Center for Cancer Research. Monday, November 6th, 2017, 3:00 pm, LSC#3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. BMBDG Seminar – Craig Thomas


BMBDG Seminar – Eric Jan“From insects to humans: virus host interactions strategies of positive strand RNA viruses, ” by Eric Jan, UBC.  Monday, October 30th, 2017, 3:00 pm, LSC#3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. BMBDG Seminar – Eric Jan