February 12 - 16, 2018

"Mechanisms of DNA/RNA motor proteins in genome maintenance and cancer avoidance"

Xiaoyu Xue, PhD
Associate Research Scientist, Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, Yale University School of Medicine
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Graduate Faculty Candidate
Hosted by Dr. Patty Kane
Monday, February 12 @ 12 pm, 2231 WH
Questions? Call: 4-8742 | Open to the public

"Protein interactions at the connecting cilium"

Yu Liu
Neuroscience Program PhD Candidate, Dr. Huaiyu Hu's Lab
Neuroscience & Physiology Graduate Program Seminar
Tuesday, February 13 @ 12 - 12:30 pm, 4709 NRB
Questions? Call: 4-7752

"Sleep number of bacteria: effects of material stiffness on bacterial attachment and biofilm formation"

Dacheng Ren, PhD
Stevenson Endowed Professor, Interim Director, Syracuse Biomaterials Institute
Professor, Department of Biomedical and Chemical Engineering, Chemical Engineering Graduate Program Director, Syracuse University
Robert B. Barlow Vision Research Seminar Series
Hosted by Dr. William J. Brunken; Sponsored by Ophthalmology
Wednesday, February 14 @ 4 - 5 pm, 4709 NRB
Questions? Call: 4-5241

"Novel Non-apoptotic Cellular Roles for Bok, an Uncharacterized Bcl-2 Protein Family Member"

Jacqualyn Schulman
Graduate Assistant, Dr. Richard Wojcikiewicz's Lab
Pharmacology Seminar
Thursday, February 15 @ 12 pm, 3509/10 Setnor
Questions? Call: 4-7949

"Cancer Prevention & Control in New York State: Opportunities & Challenges"

Heather Dacus, DO, MPH
Director, Bureau of Cancer Prevention & Control, New York State Department of Health
Public Health & Preventive Medicine Grand Rounds
Thursday, February 15 @ 12:15 - 1:15 pm, 2231 WH
Questions? Email: SchadLa@upstate.edu | Open to the public

"From Potassium Channel Structure to the Human Heart: How an Antimalarial Became an Antiarrhythmic"

Sami Noujaim, PhD
Associate Professor, Cardiology; Assistant Professor, Molecular Pharmacology & Physiology
University of Southern Florida
Distinguished Alumni Lecture
Presented by The Graduate Student Association and The College of Graduate Studies
Friday, February 16 @ 12 pm, 2231 WH
Questions? Email: BrownT@upstate.edu


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.