Weekly Seminars List

Upcoming Events

July 19-21, “The Next Revolution: Genome Engineering 2018”, The Genome Writers Guild Annual Conference. McNamara Alumni Center, University of Minnesota. For more information: https://www.cancer.umn.edu/news-events/events/next-revolution-genome-eng...
July 25, “10th Annual Cardiovascular Retreat (Cardiopalooza)”, 1:00pm-5:30pm, Cancer and Cardiovascular Research Building, University of Minnesota. For more information: https://www.heart.umn.edu/news-events/cardiopalooza
September 24, “2018 Institute for Engineering in Medicine (IEM) Annual Conference and Retreat”, McNamara Alumni Center, University of Minnesota.
October 1, “27th Annual University of Minnesota Developmental Biology Symposium”, Coffman Memorial Union, University of Minnesota. For more information: https://cbs.umn.edu/academics/departments/gcd/dbc/symposium.
October 11-12, “6th Annual Wisc-e-sota: The Collaborative UMN-UW Virology Training Grant Symposium”, Radisson Hotel, La Crosse, Wisconsin.
October 11-12, “Mayo UMN Biosensing and Nanotechnology Symposium”, DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Rochester, Minnesota.
March 1, 2019, “Rare Disease Day 2019”, 11:00am-2:30pm, The Graduate Hotel, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Monday, July 16

No Seminars

Tuesday, July 17

Reena Kartha, MS, PhD, Associate Director
Translational Pharmacology, Center for Orphan Drug Research, University of Minnesota
Biomarker Discovery and Translational Pharmacology of N-acetylcysteine: Application in Gaucher Disease
10:00am, 7-193 Weaver-Densford Hall (ECP Research Seminar)
Carolina Ortiz Cordero, Graduate Fellow
Dept. Integrative Biology & Physiology, University of Minnesota
Unraveling the Pathogenesis of FKRP in Muscular Dystrophies using Patient-specific iPS Cells and Muscle Derivatives
12:00pm, 1-125 CCRB (IBP Graduate Seminar)

Wednesday, July 18

Lisa Coles, MS, PhD, Associate Director
Clinical Pharmacology and Pharmacometrics, Center for Orphan Drug Research, University of Minnesota
10:00am, 7-193 Weaver-Densford Hall (ECP Research Seminar)
David Hutcheson, PhD, Research Assistant Professor
Dept. Neurobiology & Anatomy, University of Utah, School of Medicine
Secondary Outcomes of Hypothalamic Research: Generation of a Thyroid Mutant Zebrafish through Deletion of the Nkx24.b Gene
12:00pm, 6-135 Jackson Hall (IBP Seminar)
Amy Molan, PhD Candidate
Dept. Biochemistry, Molecular Biology & Biophysics, University of Minnesota
Post-translational Regulation of A3B and HIV-1 Restriction by A3G in the Myeloid Cell Line THP-1
3:00pm, 1-125 CCRB (BMBB Thesis Defense Seminar)
Sridhar Selvaraj, MS, PhD Candidate
Dept. Medicine, University of Minnesota
Gene Correction of LGMD2A Patient-Specific iPS Cells for Targeted Autologous Cell Therapy
4:00pm, 1-110 MTRF (SCI Seminar)

Thursday, July 19

Reinhard Sterner, Dr. rer. nat. habil., Professor Doctor
Institute of Biophysics and Physical Biochemistry, University of Regensburg, Germany
Using Ancestral Sequence Reconstruction to Characterize Primordial Enzyme Complexes
3:30pm, 105 Cargill (BTI Seminar)

Friday, July 20

No Seminars

Fall 2017-Spring 2018

Below is a list of chemical biology-related seminars for the week of July 15th.

Sponsored by: Dept. of Medicinal Chemistry