Seminar list for this week: December 12-16

Monday, December 12, 2022

3:00 PM          Biochemistry Colloquium:  “Predicting and designing the human gut microbiome;” Speaker:  Ophelia S. Venturelli, Dept. of Biochemistry, UW-Madison.

Join in person:  1211 Biochemical Sciences Building.

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 3:30 PM          McArdle Trainee Seminar:  “TBA;” Speaker:  Anusha Muralidhar (McNeel lab).  “TBA;” Speaker:  Abena Kissi-Twum (Loeb lab).

Join in person:  6571 WIMR


Tuesday, December 13, 2022

 12:00 PM        Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine Seminar:  “What salivary gland mesenchymal stromal cells teach us about the pathogenesis and treatment of autoimmune disease;” Speaker:  Dr. Sara McCoy, Associate Professor, Rheumatology.

Join in person:  DeLuca Forum, WID

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2:00 PM          Morgridge Metabolism Colloquium:  “Signaling and metabolic control of nucleotide metabolism;” Speaker:  Dr. Issam Ben-Sahra, Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, Simpson Querrey Biomedical Research Center, Northwestern University.

Join in person:  H.F. DeLuca Forum, Discovery Building

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5:30 PM          RNA MaxiGroup:  “The unexpected specificity of host RNA degradation by viruses and its role in self/non-self recognition and immune evasion;” Speaker:  Marta M. Gaglia, UW-Madison.

Join in person:  2131 HF DeLuca Biochemistry Bldg.


 Wednesday, December 14, 2022

8:00 AM         Oncology Grand Rounds:  “What we don’t talk about when we don’t talk about sex & cancer;” Speaker:  Janelle Sobecki, MD, Assistant Professor, Gynecologic Oncology, UWSMPH.

Join in person:  1306 HSLC

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11:00 AM       Cancer Biology Seminar:  “Mechanisms driving rapid genome evolution;” Speaker:  David Pellman, MD, Professor of Pediatric Oncology, Professor of Cell Biology, Dana Farber Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

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Thursday, December 15, 2022

 11:00 AM       Cancer MoonshotSM Seminar:  “Molecular dissection of tumor biology;” Speakers:  Katia Rebola, PhD, Oregon Health and Sciences University; Frank Szulzewsky, PhD, Fred Hutchison Cancer Center.

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Friday, December 16, 2022