Monday, March 28
9:00 AM Cell & Regenerative Biology Faculty Candidate Seminar: Cancer cell dissemination and dormancy: a tumor microenvironment perspective; Speaker: Lucia Borriello, PhD, Postdoc, Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
Join in person: 1325 HSLC.
12:00 PM Biomedical Engineering Seminar: Programmable tools for DNA, RNA and protein targeting: new approaches, new challenges; Speaker: Prashant Mali, PhD, Associate Professor of Bioengineering, UC-San Diego.
Join in person: 1003 Engineering Centers (Tong Auditorium)
3:00 PM The David Green Lecture in Enzyme Chemistry: A metabolic paradigm for H2S signaling; Speaker: Ruma Banerjee, University of Michigan.
Join in person: 1211, HFD Biochemical Sciences Building
Streaming here: https://go.wisc.edu/bio_colloq
3:30 PM McArdle Trainee Seminar: Determining the role of fusion proteins, E8^E2 and E1^E4 in the viral life cycle of MmuPV1; Speaker: Cooper Cavers (Advisor: Paul Lambert).
Tuesday, March 29
12:00 PM Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine Center Seminar: Investigating the regulatory dynamics of somatic cell reprogramming to induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs); Speaker: Stefan Pietrzak (Sridharan lab).
Join in person: DeLuca Forum, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery
Wednesday, March 30
8:00 AM Oncology Grand Rounds: Translational research in myeloma: a focus on t(11;14) and BCL2 inhibition; Speaker: Jonathan Kaufman, MD, Professor, Hematology & Medical Oncology, Emory University School of Medicine.
10:30 AM Cancer Biology Seminar: Single-stranded DNA-binding co-factor CST sets the stage for DNA polymerase alpha/primase activation and primer synthesis; Speaker: Ci Ji Lim, PhD, Assistant Professor, Biochemistry, UW-Madison.
12:00 PM Neuroscience Seminar: DNA-enabled membrane engineering for customized protein study; Speaker: Zhao Zhang, PhD, UW-Neuroscience.
12:00 PM PBS 930 Seminar: Plasma neurofilament light chain (pNfL) concentration in Labrador retrievers affected with idiopathic laryngeal paralysis (ILP); Speaker: Jackie Perino (Sample lab, SVM – Surgical Sciences).
Join in person: Room 2255 SVM
3:30 PM Genetics Colloquium: Leveraging large population-based biobanks to investigate the genetic architecture of coronary artery disease; Speaker: Hooman Allayee, Univ of Southern California.
Join in person: 1111 Gen/Biotech
4:00 PM Special Statistics Seminar: Undergraduate Statistics/Data Science Research Quick Talks; Presenters are researchers from different fields around campus.
Register for a personal Zoom link: https://uwmadison.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJckcuytrTgvEtaFt3UYcFgWLV_X4xXTACVg
Thursday, March 31
9:00 AM Cell & Regenerative Biology Faculty Candidate Seminar: Stem cells in motion: dynamic stem cell processes promoting adult tissue repair; Speaker: Daniel Hu, PhD, Postdoc, Genentech, South San Francisco, CA.
Join in person: 1325 HSLC.
9:00 AM Biomolecular Chemistry Special Seminar: Characterization of poly(ADP-ribose) (PAR) mechanical properties: switch-like behavior of PAR compaction upon metal binding; Speaker: Dr. Mohsen Badiee, Johns Hopkins University.
Join via Zoom: https://go.wisc.edu/0p66g0
12:10 PM Molecular Virology Seminar: Host cell lipid composition modulates viral infection; Speaker: Gina Wade (Simcox lab).
Join in person: 1211 Biochemical Sciences Building.
Friday, April 1
12:00 PM BMI Seminar: Title: TBA; Speaker: Irene Ong.
Join in person: Biotech Center Auditorium
Join via Zoom: https://uwmadison.zoom.us/j/98097650633