May 15 - 19, 2017


"Is glial scar formation required for progressive retinal degeneration following rod-specific ablation?"

Christine Ly
Neuroscience Program PhD Candidate, Department of Ophthalmology, Dr. Michael Zuber's Lab
Neuroscience Graduate Program Joint Seminar (see below)
Tuesday, May 16 @ 12 - 1 pm, 4709 NRB
Questions? Call: 4-7752


"The role of hypothalamic rat insulin promoter (RIP) neurons in feeding and anxiety behaviors"

Krysten O'Hara
Neuroscience Program PhD Candidate, Department of Neuroscience & Physiology, Dr. Yunlei Yang's Lab
Neuroscience Graduate Program Joint Seminar (see above)
Tuesday, May 16 @ 12 - 1 pm, 4709 NRB
Questions? Call: 4-7752


"Experimental Transmission of Tau Pathology: Implications For Diagnosis and Therapy of Alzheimer's and Related Taupathies"

John Trojanowski, MD
William Maul Measey-Truman G. Schnabel, Jr., MD, Professor of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology; Director, Institute on Aging, University of Pennsylvania;
Director, National Institute of Neurological Disorders & Stroke, Morris K. Udall Parkinson's Disease Research Center of Excellence
Neuroscience Grand Rounds
Wednesday, May 17 @ 8 am, 103 WH
Questions? Call: 4-5357


"An Update of Thyroid Tumors and Epithelial Mesenchymal Transition in Thyroid Carcinomas"

Ricardo V. Lloyd, MD, PhD
Professor of Pathology, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Pathology Grand Rounds
Wednesday, May 17 @ 12 - 1 pm, 6717 UH
Questions? Call: 4-4670


"Ca2+ Regulation of Connexin43 Gap Junction Channels does not require the pH gating domain"

Siyu Wei
Graduate Assistant, Dr. Richard Veenstra's Lab
Pharmacology Department Seminar
Thursday, May 18 @ 12 pm, 3509-10 Setnor
Questions? Call: 4-7949


"Retbindin's role in retinal homeostasis"

Muayyad R. Al-Ubaidi, PhD
Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Houston
Robert B. Barlow Vision Research Seminar Series, hosted by Professor William J. Brunken, Director, Center for Research
Sponsored by Ophthalmology
Thursday, May 18 @ 12 - 1 pm, 4709 NRB
Questions? Call: 4-5241

Unless otherwise indicated, the seminars and meetings listed above are closed to the public; only employees of Upstate Medical University, or other SUNY employees, may attend. For question or to submit a seminar for a future This Week in Research please email Ellen Furnari at: FurnariE@upstate.edu.