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: Donata Vervelli
Northern Arizona University The Microbiome in Health and Disease

04/18/14

 

Raina Maier
Host: Donata 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: Donata Vervelli

 

University of Arizona Functional Studies of Rare Variants
04/04/14

Linda Restifo
Host: Donata 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: Donata 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: Donata 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: Donata 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: Donata 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: Donata 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: Donata 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