April 30 - May 4, 2018


"The vacuolar proton-translocating ATPase (V-ATPase) understood through the lens of glycolysis"

Karlett J. Parra, PhD
Professor and Chair, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, The University of New Mexico
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Seminar
Hosted by Dr. Stephan Wilkens
Monday, April 30 @ 12 pm, 2231 WH
Questions? Call: 315-464-8703 | Open to the public


"Role of H subunit conformational changes in reversible disassembly of the V-ATPase"

Stuti Sharma
Graduate Student, Wilkens Lab
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Thesis Defense
Tuesday, May 1 @ 11 am, 2231 WH
Questions? Call: 315-464-8708 | Open to the public


"Rod Photoresponse Kinetics Limit Rod Flicker Response and Temporal Contrast Sensitivity"

Ying Guo
Neuroscience Program PhD Candidate, Solessio Lab, Ophthalmology & Center for Vision Research
Neuroscience & Physiology Graduate Program Seminar
Tuesday, May 1 @ 12 - 12:30 pm, 4709 NRB
Questions? Call: 315-464-7752


"Control of formin-mediated actin assembly: From yeast Bud6 to human Adenomatous polyposis coli (APC)"

Bruce Goode, PhD
Professor, Department of Biology, Brandeis University
Cell & Developmental Biology Visiting Professor
Hosted by Dr. Jessica Henty-Ridilla
Wednesday, May 2 @ 1:15 pm, 103 WH
Questions? Call: 315-464-8595 | Open to the public


"WIRB (Western IRB) Training Program

Jon Gellert
Account Manager, WIRB
Target Audience: CRAs, research staff and clinical investigators
Hot Topics in Research
Thursday, May 3 @ 1 - 3 pm, 1507 Setnor
(Identical seminar offered Friday, May 4 @ 8 - 10 am, 1507 Setnor)

Questions? Email: CerroR@upstate.edu


"The Role of Immune Checkpoint Protein VISTA in Controlling Anti-Tumor Immunity"

Li Lily Wang, PhD
Associate Professor, Department Microbiology and Immunology, Hematologic Malignancy & Transplantation Program
Cancer Center, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Pharmacology Faculty Candidate
Hosted by Dr. Richard Wojcikiewicz
Thursday, May 3 @ 12 pm, 3509-10 Setnor
Questions? Call: 315-464-7949


"Rethinking Madness: How a Dimensional View of Psychopathology Can Improve Treatment"

Nancy McWilliams, PhD
ABPP Lecturer, Rutgers University
Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences Grand Rounds
Thursday, May 3 @ 12:30 - 2 pm, 713 Harrison Street, PBS Building
Questions? Call: 315-464-3120 | Open to the public


"WIRB (Western IRB) Training Program

Jon Gellert
Account Manager, WIRB
Target Audience: CRAs, research staff and clinical investigators
Hot Topics in Research
Friday, May 4 @ 8 - 10 am, 1507 Setnor
(Identical seminar offered Thursday, May 3 @ 1 - 3 pm, 1507 Setnor)
Questions? Email: CerroR@upstate.edu


"Multifunctional Roles of Stromal Interaction Molecule 2 in Calcium Signal Transduction"

Heather Nelson
PhD Candidate, Roe Lab
Cell & Developmental Biology PhD Dissertation Defens
Friday, May 4 @ 9 am, 103 WH
Questions? Call: 315-464-8595 | Open to the public


"O-GlcNAcylation and sequential phosphorylation regulate stability and activity of Hsp90 co-chaperone FNIP1"

Rebecca Sager
Graduate Student, Mollapour Lab
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology and Urology Joint Thesis Defense
Friday, May 4 @ 10 am, 2231 WH
Questions? Call: 4-8708 | Open to the public

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.