February 26 - March 2, 2018


"Engineering a Genetically Encodable Flourescent Protein Biosensor based on Alternate Frame Folding"

Anna John
Graduate Student, Loh Lab
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Graduate Student Seminar
Monday, February 26 @ 12 pm, 2231 WH
Questions? Call: 4-8707 | Open to the public


"Updates on bioenergetics studies with Pseudomonas aeruginosa: ATPase Synthase's Ɛ subunit works as expected, virulence factor MgtC does not"

An informal presentation and discussion of research results presented by Dr. Tom Duncan's Lab
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Research Report
Tuesday, February 27 @ 4 - 5 pm, 103 WH
Questions? Call: 4-8707 | Open to the public


"Hiding in myeloid cells: evasion of the host immune responses by eastern equine encephalitis virus"

Derek W. Trobaugh, PhD
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Immunology, Center for Vaccine Research (CVR)
University of Pittsburgh
Microbiology & Immunology Faculty Candidate
Wednesday, February 28 @ 1 pm, 3509 Setnor
Questions? Call: 4-7675


"Following Actin Monomers to a Place Both Wonderful and Strange"

Eric Vitriol, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Florida
Cell & Developmental Biology Visiting Professor
Hosted by Dr. Jessica Henty-Ridilla
Wednesday, February 28 @ 1:15 pm, 103 WH
Questions? Call: 4-8536 | Open to the public


"Psychiatric Genome Wide Associated Scan After Ten Years"

Chunyu Liu, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry
Psychiatry Grand Rounds
Thursday, March 1 @ 12:30 - 2 pm, 713 Harrison Street, PBS Building
Questions? Call: 4-3120 | Open to the public


"Inflammasome signaling and gut microbiome in chronic stress"

Ma-Li Wong, MD, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry
Psychiatry Grand Rounds
Thursday, March 1 @ 12:30 - 2 pm, 713 Harrison Street, PBS Building
Questions? Call: 4-3120 | Open to the public


"Phosphorylation and Ubiquitination Regulate Protein Phosphatase 5 Activity and Its Prosurvival Role in Kidney Cancer"

Natela Dushukyan
Graduate Student, Mollapour Lab
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology and Urology Joint Thesis Defense
Friday, March 2 @ 9 am, 103 WH
Questions? Call: 4-8707 | Open to the public


"Two Decades of Commercializing Medical Devices Using Nanotechnology: The FDA is Approving Nanomedicine Products!"

Thomas Webster, PhD
Professor and Department Chair, Chemical Engineering
Art Zafiropoulo Chair in Engineering, Northeastern University
Stevenson Biomaterials Lecture Series Guest Lecturer
Friday, March 2 @ 1 pm, 414 Bowne Hall, SBI Seminar Room, SU
Questions? Email: kplow@syr.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.