May 14 - 18, 2018

"Molecular and Functional Characterization of Early-Stage Parkinson's Disease"

Daria LaRocca
Neuroscience Program PhD Candidate, Middleton Lab
Neuroscience & Physiology Graduate Program Seminar
Tuesday, May 15 @ 12 - 1 pm, 4709 NRB
Questions? Call: 315-464-7752

"The Stranger Things of RNA Polymerase I Transcription"

An informal presentation and discussion of research results presented by Dr. Bruce Knutson's Lab
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Research Report
Tuesday, May 15 @ 4 - 5 pm, 103 WH
Questions? Call: 315-464-8708 | Open to the public

"Spindle assembly mechanisms in animal cells"

Ryoma Ohi, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Cell & Developmental Biology, University of Michigan
Cell & Developmental Biology Visiting Professor
Hosted by Dr. Heidi Hehnly
Wednesday, May 16 @ 1:15 pm, 103 WH
Questions? Call: 315-464-8595 | Open to the public

"Ca2+ /Calmodulin Gating of Connexin43 Gap Junction Channels"

Siyu Wei
Graduate Assistant, Veenstra Lab
Pharmacology Seminar
Thursday, May 17 @ 12 pm, 3509-10 Setnor
Questions? Call: 315-464-7949

10th Annual New York State Biotechnology Symposium

Featuring: plenary presentations and concurrent sessions on entrepreneurship in technology, the human microbiome, advances in immunotherapy, emerging contaminants and solutions, harmful algal blooms and biofuels.
Thursday, May 17 @ 8 am - 6:45 pm & Friday, May 18 @ 8 am - 12:30 pm, The Gateway Center, SUNY ESF
Questions or to register:

"Putting Cancer Disparities on the Map"

Karen Winkfield, MD, PhD
Director, Office of Cancer Health Equity, Wake Forest Baptist Comprehensive Cancer Center
Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Cancer Center Grand Rounds
Friday, May 18 @ 7:30 am, NAB 4414A
Questions or to RSVP:

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: