Seminars 2015

Date

Speaker

Institution

Topic

12/08/15

Wuyan Lu
Host: J. Wang

University of Maryland 

D-Peptide Drug Discovery For Anticancer Therapy

12/01/15

Jeff Laney
Host: Chapman

University of Arizona 

Role of the Ubiquitin Pathway in Cell Fate Changes during Development: Lessons from Yeast

11/18/15

Daniel Cook
Host: Chapman

USDA

Poisonous Plants of Western North America

11/17/15

Kevin Welch
Host: Chapman

USDA

Lupine-induced Crooked Calf Disease: From the Rangelands to the Bedside

11/04/15

El Lecluyse
Host: Y. Chen

UNC-Hamner Institution

Creating Next-Gen Models of Liver Disease for Translational & Biomedical Research

10/27/15

Jason Gestwicki
Host: Chapman

University of California, San Francisco

Targeting Protein–Protein Interactions In The Heat Shock Protein 70 (Hsp70) Complex

10/22/15

Donna Zhang

Host: Maier

University of Arizona

Molecular Mechanism Of Nrf2 Activation By Arsenic And The Dual Role Of Nrf2 In Arsenic Toxicity And Carcinogenicity

10/20/15

Noah Burns

Host: Chapman

Stanford University

Catalytic Enantioselective Dihalogenation For The Synthesis Of Polyhalogenated Natural Products

10/14/15

Eileen Dolan
Host: Cherrington

University of Chicago

Pharmacogenomics of Chemotherapeutic Toxicity: Application of Stem Cell Technology

10/13/15

Kevin Dalby
Host: Chapman, Lau

University of Texas at Austin

MAPKS In Cancer: Exploring New Therapeutic Strategies

10/07/15

Charlene McQueen

Host: Lau

USEPA

How Did My Liver Get Fat?  Understanding The Etiology By Developing And Adverse Outcome Pathway Network For Fatty Liver Disease

10/06/15

Douglas Mitchell

Host: Chapman

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Genomics-Enabled Natural Product Discovery
 

10/02/15

Lois Lehman-McKeeman
Host: Chapman

Bristol Myers Squibb

The Roads Less Traveled
 

09/30/15

Russell Thomas
Host: Y. Chen, T. Wang 

USEPA

Developing A Roadmap For Integrating Computational And In Vitro Approaches In Risk-Based Chemical Safety Decisions

09/29/15

Tsui-Fen Chou
Host: Chapman, Monks

University of California, Los Angeles

Using P97 Atpase Inhibitors To Develop Therapeutics Targeting The Ubiquitin And Autophagy Systems

09/15/15

Scott Saavedra
Host: Chapman

University of Arizona 

Poly(Lipid) Supramolecular Assemblies:  Structure, Function, And Bioanalytical Applications

09/08/15

Jacob Schwartz
Host: Chapman 

University of Arizona

An RNA-Centric View Of Neurodegenerative Disease
 

09/02/15

Cheryl Cropp

Host: Monks

University of Arizona,  Phoenix

Advancing Prostate Cancer Research In Health Disparate And World Populations Utilizing Unrelated And Family Data

05/19/15

Dr. John Essignman

Host: Chapman, Lau

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

The Two-Edged Sword Of Mutation: Form Genetic Disease To Innate Immunity

04/28/15

Chris Weihl
Host: Zhang, Chapman

Washington University in St. Louis

VCP Function And Dysfunction In Protein Degradation And Disease

04/24/15

Greg Caporaso
Host: Vercelli

Northern Arizona University

Deciphering Microbial Diversity In Humans
 

04/22/15

David Ann
Host: Y. Chen

City of Hope

From ASS1 Deficiency To Chromatophagy: A Translational Study

04/17/15

Susan Lynch
Host: Vercelli

University of California, San Francisco

The Microbiome In Complex Lung Disease

04/14/15

Mingying Cai

Host: Chapman

University of Arizona

Targeting Melanocortin Receptors: A Multimodal System for Drug Discovery for Our Major Degenerative Diseases

04/10/15

Raina Maier/Fernando Martinez
Host: Vercelli 

University of Arizona

Microbiome: The Second Domestication
 

04/07/15

Anna Wu

Host: Chapman

University of California, Los Angeles

Engineering Antibodies for ImmunoPET Imaging in Oncology and Immunology

04/03/15

Yves Lussier
Host: Vercelli

University of Arizona

Computational Approaches To Complex Diseases
 

03/27/15

Jil Tardiff
Host: Vercelli

University of Arizona

Rare Variants: Modeling And Function
 

03/13/15

Carole Ober
Host: Vercelli

University of Chicago

Gene-Environment Interactions
 

03/12/15

Ben Gerhardstein

Host:  Maier

University of Arizona

Serving Communities Through ATSDR & SRP Collaboration

03/10/15

Johanna Heideker
Host: Chapman 

Genentech

Exploration Of Deubiquitinases As Anticancer Targets

03/06/15

Mark Acosta

Host: Y. Chen

Spectrum Pharmaceuticals

From Clinical Pharmacist To Medical Affairs- How An Advanced Degree Can Open Many Doors

03/06/15

Prescott Woodruff
Host: Vercelli

 

University of California, San Francisco

Gene Expression Studies In Complex Lung Diseases

03/05/15

Kenneth B Adler
Host: Y. Chen

North Carolina State University

Peptide Based Therapeutics In Lung Disease

02/27/15

Erika von Mutius
Host: Vercelli

Ludwig-Maximilian's University Munich

Human Farming Studies And The Microbiome

 

02/20/15

Walt Klimecki
Host: Vercelli

University of Arizona

Environmental And Genetic Effects

02/17/15

Kwang Chul Kim

Host: Chapman

University of Arizona

Role Of Mucins In Respiratory Tract Inflammation

02/13/15

Linda Restifo
Host: Vercelli

University of Arizona

The Spectrum Of Neurogenetic Disease

 

02/10/15

Hendrik Luesch
Host: Zhang, Chapman

University of Florida

Drug Discovery Inspired By Marine Natural Products
 

02/06/15

Stefano Guerra
Host: Vercelli

University of Arizona

Biomarkers Of Complex Diseases

 

02/04/15

Eric Harstad
Host: Cherrington

Genentech

Identification And Elimination Of Off-Target Cardiovascular Risks In Drug Discovery: A Case Example From A Small Molecule Research Team

02/03/15

John Muraski
Host: Camenisch

Convoy Therapeutics

21st Century Drug Development: The SPACE Peptide Paradigm

01/30/15

Deborah Meyers
Host: Vercelli

Wake Forrest

Life After GWAS
 

01/28/15

Mattew Dodson
Host: Zhang

University of Alabama

The Role Of Glucose Metabolism In Regulating Neuronal Autophagy

01/27/15

George Pettit

Host: Chapman

Arizona State University

From the Western Indian Ocen to World-Wide Cancer Clinics

01/23/15

Donata Vercelli

University of Arizona

Epigenetics 

01/20/15

Lisa Miller
Host: Y. Chen, Zhou

University of California, Davis

The Intersection Of Environment And Immunity During Infancy: Lessons Learned From The Nonhuman Primate