Seminars 2014

Date

Speaker

Institution

Topic

12/14/14 Bernie Futscher
Host: Chapman
University of Arizona
A "linc" to Immortality
12/03/14
Lingling An
Host: Chapman, Y. Chen
University of Arizona Computational and statistical challenges in analysis of metagenomes based on next- generation sequencing data
11/25/14
Torsten Falk
Host: Chapman
University of Arizona
Testing novel drug candidates in preclinical models of Parkinson's disease and L-DOPA-inudced dyskinesia
11/18/14
Craig Aspinwall
Host: Chapman
University of Arizona Membrane functionalized measurement platforms for discovery, diagnostics, and beyond
11/04/14
Yawen Vai
Host: Chapman
University of Arizona Structural Mechanisms of Nuleosome Recognition by Linker Histones
10/29/14
Ting Wang
Host: Chapman
University of Arizona nmMLCK is a novel regulator of asthmatic inflammation
10/22/14
Jun Wang
Host: Chapman
University of Arizona Discovery of the next generation anti-influenza drugs
10/09/14
Scott Burchiel
Host: Lau
University of New Mexico
Clinical Immunosuppression by PAHs and Arsenic: Can the Airway Microbiome be used as an Indicator of Host Resistance?
10/07/14
Michael Bookman
Host: Chapman
University of Arizona PARP Inhibition, DNA Repair, and Drug Resistance in Ovarian Cancer
09/30/14
Meredith Hay
Host: Chapman
University of Arizona The Yellow Brick Road for Dementia Therapeutics
09/29/14
Christina Laukaitis
Host: J. Martinez
University of Arizona Inherited Breast Cancer Risk in Mexican and Mexican American Women
09/22/14
Donna Zhang
Host: J. Martinez
University of Arizona
Modulators of the Nrf2-Keap1-ARE Pathway as a Novel Therapeutics
09/17/14
Hendrik Leusch
Host: Chapman, Zhang
University of Florida Drug Discovery Inspired by Marine Natural Products
09/15/14
Leslie Gunatilaka
Host: J. Martinez
University of Arizona Traditional medicine inspired Anticancer Drug Discovery
09/10/14
Louise Hecker
Host: Y. Chen
University of Arizona Mechanisms that differentiate resolving vs. Persistent Fibrosis
09/08/14
Danzhou Zhang
Host: J Martinez
University of Arizona DNA G-quadruplexes as potential drug targets
08/27/14 John Clarke
Host:Cherrington
University of Arizona Genetic and Environmental Factors in the Occurrence of Adverse Drug Reactions

04/25/14

Greg Caporaso
Host: Vervelli
Northern Arizona University The Microbiome in Health and Disease

04/18/14

Raina Maier
Host: Vervelli
University of Arizona The Microbiome
04/14/14
Jesse Martinez
University of Arizona
14-3-3 Proteins, Chromosome Instability and Cancer
04/11/14
Jil Tardiff
Host: Vervelli
University of Arizona Functional Studies of Rare Variants
04/04/14
Linda Restifo
Host: Vervelli
University of Arizona The Complexity of Neurogenetic Diseases
04/02/14 Kyle Kolaja
Host: Cherrington, Klimecki
Cellular Dynamics International Pluripotent Stem Cell Models-Application in Precision Medicine and Beyond
03/28/14
Donata Vercelli
University of Arizona
Gene-Environment Interactions
03/24/14
Christina Laukaitis
Host: J. Maritnez
University of Arizona
Inherited Breast Cancer Risk: Moving to Individual Genomic Assessment
03/21/14
Angela Slitt
Host: Cherrington
University of Rhode Island The role of Nrf2 as a metabolic modulator
03/14/14
Marcelo Nobrega
Host: Vervelli
University of Chicago Functional Genomics
03/11/14
Scott Boitano
Host: Chapman
University of Arizona
Developing Drugs to Protease Activated Receptor-2: an Academic, Cell Biology Perspective
03/07/14
Carole Ober
Host: Vervelli
University of Chicago Finding the Missing Heritability
02/28/14 Yves Lussier
Host: J. Martinez
University of Arizona Computational and Systems Approaches to Precision Medicine
02/25/14
Tricia Serio
Host: Chapman
University of Arizona
The interplay among general Protein Misfolding, the Cellular Stress Response, and Cell Division Regulate Proin Phenotypes and Their Stabilities
02/21/14
Stefano Guerra
Host: Vervelli
University of Arizona Integrating Biomarkers of Complex Diseases
02/19/14 Aikseng Ooi
Host: Chapman
University of Arizona Using legacy genomic data to assist research in cancer biology
02/18/14 Paul Myrdal
Host: Chapman
University of Arizona The Pharmaceutics Side of Drug Discovery
02/14/14
Deborah Meyers
Host: Vervelli
Wake Forrest University
Genetics and Personalized Medicine
02/12/14
Mark Hamann
Host: Chapman
University of Mississippi
Exploration of Complex Microbiomes for the Discovery of New Natural Product Drug Discovery
02/11/14 Koen Visscher
Host: Chapman
University of Arizona Classical Mechanics of Gene Expression
02/07/14
Fernando Martinez
Host: Vervelli
University of Arizona Rare Variants and Common Disease
02/04/14
Young-Joon Surh
Host: Zhang
Seoul National University
South Korea
Modulation of Pro-inflammatory and Anti-inflammatory Signaling by Some Natural Cancer Chemoproventive Agents
02/03/14 Scott Hiebert
Host: Smith
Vanderbilt University Is Hdac3 a Therapeutic Target in Cancer?
01/31/14

Donata Vercelli

University of Arizona Complex Disease Epigenetics
01/29/14 Yishak Zohar
Host: Smith
University of Arizona Micro-Nanotechnology for Application in Life Sciences
01/28/14
Paul Belcher
Host: Chapman
GE Healthcare
To Affinity and Beyond: From Screened Hits to Validated Leads via Label Free
01/24/14
Walt Klimecki
Host: Vervelli
University of Arizona Genes and Environment
01/21/14 Joyce Schroeder
Host: Chapman
University of Arizona

Genes and Environment

Seminars highlighted are financially sponsored by SWEHSC