Weekly Seminars List

Upcoming Events

May 26, 2021 “2021 Chemical Biology Interface Training Grant (CBITG) Symposium”.
June 9, 2021“2021 IMV Symposium”. Keynote Speakers are Jason McLellan (University of Texas at Austin) & Pei-Yong Shi (UTMB-Galveston). Register at https://umn.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_2rGIVaJp9sa6eh0
September 27, 2021“2021 IEM Annual Conference”. Details to come.
September 30-October 1, 2021 "'Wisc-e-sota' - The Collaborative UMN-UW Virology Training Grant Symposium”, La Crosse, WI. Details to come.

Monday, May 10

Ha-neul Jo, Graduate Student (Advisor: Harry Junge)
College of Biological Sciences, University of Minnesota
12pm, Zoom Webcast (MCDB&G Student Seminar)
Pavana Khan, Graduate Student (Advisor: Aaron Engelhart)
College of Biological Sciences, University of Minnesota
12pm, Zoom Webcast (MCDB&G Student Seminar)
Brian J. Isetts, Professor
Dept. Pharmaceutical Care & Health Systems, University of Minnesota
The Art and Science of Effective Relational Events for the COVID Vaccine Undecided - #ThisIsOurShot
12:15pm, Zoom Webcast (College of Pharmacy Clinical Seminar Seminar)
John Hawkins, Graduate Student (Advisor: K. Smith)
Dept. Applied Plant Sciences, University of Minnesota
Exploring Variation for Fusarium Head Blight Resistance in Naked Barley
3:30pm, Zoom Webcast (APS Seminar Series)

Tuesday, May 11

Andrew Rajczewski, Graduate Student (Advisor: Natalia Tretyakova)
Dept. Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Biophysics, University of Minnesota
12:20pm, Zoom Webcast (BMBB Student Seminar)
Erik Faber, Graduate Student (Advisor: Gunda Georg)
Dept. Medicinal Chemistry, University of Minnesota
Exploiting intrinsic fluorescent properties to develop selective allosteric inhibitors of cyclin-dependent kinase 2 (CDK2)
3:30pm, Zoom Webcast (Abul-Hajj/Hanna Exceptional Graduate Student Award Seminar)

Wednesday, May 12

Guangyou Li, Masters Candidate (Advisor: Weihua Guan)
Div. Biostatistics, University of Minnesota
Estimation of Immune Cell Composition Using Whole Blood Gene Expression Profile
10am, Zoom Webcast (Biostatistics Seminar)
Markus Meyer, Associate Professor of Medicine
Lillehei Heart Institute, University of Minnesota
Ca2+ handling defects in HFrEF and HFpEF
12pm, Zoom Webcast (LHI Lecture)
Blanca Carbajal González, Senior Scientist
Cryo Electron Microscopy, Thermo Fisher Scientific
Enabling breakthrough virology and biomedical science with the Aquilos dedicated cryo-FIB/DB
12pm, Zoom Webcast (IMV Special Seminar)

Thursday, May 13

Peter Crawford, Professor
Div. Molecular Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School
12pm, Zoom Webcast (IBP Seminar Series)

Friday, May 14

Tian Lan, Graduate Student (Advisor: Courtney Aldrich)
Dept. Medicinal Chemistry, University of Minnesota
Design, Synthesis and Evaluation of Novel Rifabutin Analogs against Mycobacterium abscessus
4pm, Zoom Webcast (CBIG Training Workshop)
Peng Ge, Graduate Student (Advisors: Todd Doran & Courtney Aldrich)
Dept. Medicinal Chemistry, University of Minnesota
Chemoselective Bioconjugation of Amyloidogenic Protein Antigens to Highly PEGylated Microspheres Enables Detection of Cognate Autoantibodies in Human Plasma
4pm, Zoom Webcast (CBIG Training Workshop)


Sponsored by: Dept. of Medicinal Chemistry