Seminar list for this week: March 7-11, 2022

Monday, March 7

3:00 PM         Biochemistry Colloquium:  Next-generation targeting has organelle-level precision; Speaker:  Yamuna Krishnan, University of Chicago.

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3:30 PM         McArdle Trainee Seminar:  Versican abundance and T cell infiltration in colorectal cancer; Speaker:  Sean Kraus (Advisor:  Dustin Deming).  BRD8 mediates ER signaling pathway activation by anti-HER2 treatment in triple positive breast cancer; Speaker:  Ang Gao, PhD (Advisor:  Wei Xu).

Join via Zoom: (PASSCODE:  374167)

Tuesday, March 8

12:00 PM      Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine Center Seminar:  Discovering new roles and regulators of cranial neural crest cells in morphogenesis and malformations; Speaker:  Dr. Robert Lipinski, PhD, Associate Professor, Comparative Biosciences, UW-Madison.

Join in person:  DeLuca Forum, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery

Join via Zoom:  (PASSCODE:  936743)

6:30 PM         RNA MaxiGroup:  Unraveling the role of the small ribosomal protein eS25 in translation initiation, elongation and cell cycle control; Speaker:  Sunnie Thompson, University of Alabama-Birmingham.

Join in person:  1360 Genetics/Biotechnology

Wednesday, March 9

8:00 AM         Oncology Grand Rounds:  Practical guidance on peripheral and deep en face margin assessment (PDEMA) of locally aggressive cutaneous malignancies; Speaker:  Yaohui Gloria Xu, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Dept of Dermatology, UWSMPH.

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(Passcode:  UWCCC)

10:30 AM      Cancer Biology Seminar:  None scheduled.

11:00 AM      Microbial Transcription Seminar:  Characterizing full-length bacterial transcriptomes using SEnd-seq; Speaker:  Shixin Liu, Rockefeller University.  Prokaryotic transcription:  a new direction; Speaker:  David Grainger, University of Birmingham.

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12:00 PM      Neuroscience Seminar:  Shaping the vertebrate head:  from Z(ic) to A(lx); Speaker:  Jenya Grinblat, PhD, UW-Integrative Biology.

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12:00 PM      PBS 930 Seminar:  Real-time detection of digital dermatitis in dairy and beef cattle using computer vision; Speaker:  Srikanth Aravamuthan (Dopfer lab, SVM – Medical Sciences).

Join in person:  Room 2255 SVM

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3:30 PM         Genetics Colloquium:  The ER acetylation machinery:  proteostasis and metabolic crosstalk; Speaker:  Luigi Puglielli, UW-Madison.

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4:00 PM         Statistics Seminar:  Likelihood-free frequentist inference:  confidence sets with correct conditional coverage; Speaker:  Ann Lee, Dept of Statistics and Data Science, Carnegie Mellon University.

Join in person:  1163 Mechanical Engineering Building

Thursday, March 10

12:10 PM      Molecular Virology Seminar:  How two human tumor viruses together cause one tumor; Speaker:  Prof. Bill Sugden, Dept of Oncology, McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research, UW-Madison.

Join in person:  1211 Biochemical Sciences Building.

1:30 PM         UWBC Virtual Bio-Tech Talk:  Breaking spatial barriers with Visium Spatial solutions (10x Genomics); Speaker:  Egon Ranghini, Scientist Technology Advisor, 10x Genomics.

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Friday, March 11