November 2017 Events

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Thesis Defense - Eric Tse

11:00 AM

6311 Medical Science I

Title: "Quality control mechanisms of molecular chaperones in the folding and degradation of client proteins"

Thesis Mentor:  Dr. Daniel Southworth

Thursday, November 16, 2017

711 Seminar - Jordan Hochstetler

12:00 PM

6311 Medical Science I

Title: "AZD9291, an irreversible EGFR TKI, overcomes T790M-mediated resistance to EGFR inhibitors in lung cancer"

Advisor:  Dr. Ruthann Nichols

Discussant:  Shahzaib Chughtai

Thursday, November 9, 2017

711 Seminar - Robin Pearce

12:00 PM

6311 Medical Science I

"Computationally designed high specificity inhibitors delineate the roles of Bcl2 family proteins in cancer"

Mentor:  Dr. Yang Zhang

Discussant:  Jordan Hochstetler

Friday, November 3, 2017

Thesis Defense - Samuel Slocum

11:30 AM

6311 Medical Science I

Title:  "Biochemical studies of polyketide beta-branching and polyketide synthase module architecture"

Co-Mentor:  Dr. David H. Sherman

Co-Mentor:  Dr. Janet L. Smith

Thursday, November 2, 2017

711 Seminar - April Kaneshiro

12:00 PM

6311 Medical Science I

Title: "Regioselective para-Carboxylation of Catechols with a Prenylated Flavin Dependent Decarboxylase"

Mentor:  Dr. Neil Marsh

Discussant: Robin Pearce