October 2018 Events

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

13th Annual Chemistry-Biology Interface Training Program Symposium

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Rackham Amphitheater & East/West Conference Rooms

University of Michigan

The CBI Symposium will be held on Tuesday, Oct 30th from 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm, with lectures in the Rackham Amphitheater and a poster session in both the East and West Conference rooms. This symposium is designed to foster awareness of the cutting-edge research being conducted at the interface of

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Luke Lavis, Janelia Farm

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

North Lecture Hall, MS II

Designing Brighter Dyes for Single-Molecule Imaging and Beyond

Thursday, October 18, 2018

711 Seminar - April Kaneshiro

12:00 PM

2710 Furstenberg

“Biochemical and Structural Characterization of TtnD, a Prenylated FMN-Dependent Decarboxylase from the Tautomycetin Biosynthetic Pathway”

Mentor:  Dr. Neil Marsh

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Russell Debose-Boyd

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

North Lecture Hall, MS II

Novel Lipid Sensing Mechanisms Controlling Degradation of the Cholesterol Biosynthetic Enzyme, HMG CoA Reductase

Thursday, October 11, 2018

711 Seminar - Christine Ziegler

12:00 PM

2710 Furstenberg

“Riboswitches for the alarmone ppGpp expand the collection of RNA-based signaling systems”

Mentor:  Dr. Peter Freddolino

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Holly Ellis, Auburn University

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

North Lecture Hall, MS II

Conserved Structural Features that Provide a Functional Advantage in Two-Component Flavin Reductases Involved in Sulfur Metabolism

Thursday, October 4, 2018

711 Seminar - Beth Rousseau

12:00 PM

2710 Furstenberg

"Precision genome editing using synthesis-dependent repair of Cas9-induced DNA breaks"

Mentor:  Dr. David Turner