Weekly Seminar List - This Week

This list is derived from seminar announcements from multiple sources. Please refer to hosting department to verify information. If you know of additional seminars that should be posted, please send an email.

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Monday, September 15, 2014

12:00 PM Antioxidants and Blood Pressure:  The Role of Serum Bilirubin; Speaker:  Leonelo Bautista, MD, MPH, DrPH, Associate Professor of Population Health Sciences, UW-Madison.  Population Health Sciences Seminar, 1325 HSLC.

3:30 PM  LMP2A Reactivation of Epstein-Barr Virus Infection; Speaker:  Jillian Bristol, PhD (Advisor:  Shannon Kenney).  Identification of Novel Substrates for CARM1 by Peptide Array Screening; Speaker:  Lu Wang, PhD (Advisor:  Wei Xu).  Cancer Biology Student/Postdoc Seminar, 1309 HSLC.

3:30 PM  DOGmas, CATtails, and a Structural Surprise:  How the RQC Complex Recognizes and Rescues Stalled Ribosomes; Speaker:  Adam Frost, PhD, UC-San Francisco.  Contemporary Biochemistry Seminar, 1211 Biochemical Sciences.

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Tuesday, September 16, 2014

12:00 PM Waisman iPS Core and WiCell Characterization of Those Cells; Speakers:  Anita Bhattacharyya, Senior Scientist, Waisman Center and Tenneille Ludwig, Senior Scientist, WiCell.  Campus Stem Cell Lab Meeting, DeLuca Forum, Town Center, 1st Floor WID.

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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

8:00 AM Aiming Targeted Therapy:  Deep Sequencing of Cancer in the Clinic; Speaker:  Shridar Ganesan, MD, PhD, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey.  UWCCC Grand Rounds, G5/119 CSC.

11:00 AM The Role of REST in Breast Cancer; Speaker:  Avtar Roopra, PhD, Associate Professor, Dept. of Neurology, UW-Madison.  Cancer Biology Seminar, 1345 HSLC.

12:00 PM How to Display Data Badly; Speaker:  Karl Broman, PhD, Professor, Dept. of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, UW-Madison.  Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Seminar, G5/113 CSC.

12:00 PM The ER-Based Acetylation Machinery and Its Impact on the Physiology and Pathology of the Brain; Speaker:  Luigi Puglielli, Dept. of Geriatrics & Adult Development, UW-Madison.  Neuroscience Seminar, Wiley Conference Room, T216 North Tower, Waisman Center.

3:30 PM Modulating the mTOR Signaling Pathway for the Treatment of Age-Related Diseases; Speaker:  Dudley Lamming, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Medicine, UW-Madison.  Genetics Colloquium, Genetics/Biotech Center Auditorium.

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Thursday, September 18, 2014

9:00 AM-12:00 PM  NIH Funding for Technology Commercialization; Speaker:  Dr. Patricia Weber, NIH Program Manager.  MGE Innovation Center (Room 50), 510 Charmany Dr, Madison.  To register (and for more information), visit:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nih-funding-for-technology-commercialization-registration-12517469087

11:00 AM Alternate Day Fasting Combined with Endurance Exercise for Weight Loss and Cardio-Protection; Speaker:  Dr. Surabhi Bhutani, UW-Madison.  Nutritional Sciences Seminar, 290 Nutritional Sciences.

12:10 PM Insights Into the Influenza A Virus Polymerase Function, Adaptation and Host Interactions; Speaker:  James Kirui (Mehle lab).  Molecular Virology Seminar, 1211 Biochemical Sciences Auditorium.

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Friday, September 19, 2014

12:00 PM Tissue Resident Macrophages in Neurodevelopmental Disorders:  Lessons from the Rett Syndrome; Speaker:  Jonathan Kipnis, PhD, Dept. of Neuroscience, University of Virginia, Charlottesville.  Pharmaceutical Sciences Seminar, 1116 Rennebohm Hall.

3:00 PM  Spatio-Temporal Patterns of dCREB2 Activity and Long-Term Memory Formation in Drosophila; Speaker:  Anne Tannenhaus (Yin lab).  Neuroscience Training Program Thesis Defense Seminar, 1441 Genetics/Biotech Center.