Seminar list for this week: April 15-19

Monday, April 15, 2024

12:00 PM        Precision Medicine Seminar:  Artificial Intelligence in Precision Medicine: Improving the Diagnosis of Pediatric Enteropathies; Speaker: Sana Syed, MD, Assoc. Prof., University of Virginia School of Medicine and School of Data Science.

Join in person:  2798 West Wedge WIMR

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 3:00 PM          Biochemistry Colloquium:  Formation of our adaptive immune system: from V(D)J recombination to NHEJ; Speaker:  Wei Yang, PhD, National Institute of Health/National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases.

Join in person:  1211 HFD Biochemical Sciences

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 3:30 PM          McArdle Trainee Seminar:  Using MG-1/ACI syngeneic rat model to identify molecular drivers of metastatic breast cancer; Speaker: Carstyn Joiner, Advisor: Wei Xu, PhD. Tour de Ants: A new computational

method to identify cell-cell communication neighborhoods in spatial omics data; Speaker: Parth Khatri, Advisor: Huy Dinh, PhD.

Join in person:  6571 WIMR II

Tuesday, April 16, 2024

12:00 PM        RNA Maxigroup Special Seminar:  In vivo observation of condensate-mediated translation in germ granules; Speaker:  Ruth Lehmann, PhD, Director of Whitehead Institute, Prof. Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Join in person:  DeLuca Forum, Discovery Building

 12:00 PM        UWCCC Cancer Trainee Network Seminar:  A patient-specific head and neck micro physiological system for personalized medicine; Speaker:  Adeel Ahmed, Microtechnology, Medicine, and Biology Lab, UW-Madison. Lipid transfer proteins initiate nuclear phosphoinositide signaling; Speaker: Noah Carrillo, BS, Molecular & Environmental Toxicology, UW Madison.

Join in person:  HSLC 1248

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 2:00 PM          Center for Human Genomics and Precision Medicine, Research Director Candidate Seminar:         Qiongshi Lu, PhD, Assoc. Prof. Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin–Madison.

Join in person:  HSLC 1335

 5:30 PM          RNA Maxigroup Chalk Talk:  Anatomy of a dynamic condensate; Speaker:  Ruth Lehmann, PhD, Director of Whitehead Institute, Prof. Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Join in person:  2131 HF DeLuca Biochemistry Building

Wednesday, April 17, 2024

8:00 AM         Oncology Grand Rounds:  Standing on the Shoulders of Giants: Development of Circulating Biomarkers in Head and Neck Cancer; Speaker:  Dean Lee.

Join in person:  1306 HSLC

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11:00 AM       Cancer Biology Seminar:  Searching for radiosensitizers: the streetlight and the drunk; Speaker:  Scott Floyd, MD, PhD. Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology, Assistant Research Professor in Pharmacology And Cancer Biology; Member of the Duke Cancer Institute, Duke University.

Join in person:  1345 HSLC

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 12:00 PM        Comparative Biomedical Sciences Student Seminar:  TBA; Speaker:  Conner Kennedy (Keil-Ztietz Lab), SVM, Comparative Biosciences, UW-Madison.

Join in person:  2255 School of Veterinary Medicine

 3:30 PM          Genetics Colloquium:  Centriole Duplication Cycles; David Glover.

Join in person:  1111 Genetics/Biotechnology Center

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Thursday, April 18, 2024

11:00 AM       Nutritional Sciences Seminar:  Aligning Exercise Time with Chronotype to Optimize Endothelial Function and Glucose Tolerance; Speaker:  Steve Malin, PhD, Assoc. Prof., Dept. of Kinesiology and Health, Rutgers University.

Join in person:  290 Nutritional Sciences

 12:00 PM        Pathology Grand Rounds:  The role of NLRP3 inflammasome activation in the pathogenesis of relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis; Speaker:  Silvia Markovic-Plese, MD, PhD, Jefferson University.

Join in person:  1345 HSLC

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 12:10 PM        Molecular Virology Seminar:  How immune susceptibility alters carcinogenesis by oncogenic viruses; Speaker:  Robert Striker, Assoc. Prof. of Medicine and Medical Microbiology & Immunology, UW-Madison.

Join in person:  1211 Biochemical Sciences

 12:30 PM        Evolution Seminar:  Viral Studies of Aquatic Organisms; Speaker:  Charlotte Ford, Postdoc, Pathobiological Sciences, UW-Madison.

Join in person:  1360 Genetics/Biotech

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 Friday, April 19, 2024

12:00 PM        John D. Wiley Seminar:  Neural Underpinnings of Long-Term Behavioral Change in Autism Spectrum Disorder; Speaker:  Inge-Marie Eigsti, PhD, Prof. Psychological Sciences, University of Connecticut.

Join in person:  T216, John D. Wiley Conference Center