BMB Seminars: Fall 2017
Seminars are held on Fridays at Noon in the Greenblatt Library,
Room AB 108 ;unless otherwise noted

Date

Speaker

September 1

 

Darren Browning, PhD
AU, Dept of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Title:  The regulation of intestinal homeostasis by epithelial cGMP signaling

 

 

 September 8

Mark Boothby, MD, PhD
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Nashville, TN

Title:  Nutrients and their signaling sensors in humoral immunity

 

 

 September 15 Honglin Li, PhD
AU, Dept of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Title:  Essential role of C53 protein in intestinal and pancratic exocrine cells

 

September 29 Kebin Liu, PhD
AU, Dept of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Title:  Role of IRF8 in the Cancer-Immunity Cycle


 

October 13 Muthusamy Thangaraju, PhD
AU, Dept of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


Title:  SLC5A8, a novel and broad-spectrum tumor suppressor - Identity, Function, and Molecular Mechanisms

 

October 20 Sara Sharman
AU, BCB Graduate Student Defense

Title:  Targeting cyclic GMP signaling for the treatment of gastrointestinal diseases
 
October 27 Gary Piazza, PHD
University of South Alabama Mitchell Cancer Institute

Title: Novel sulindac derivatives with anticancer activities

 

 

November 3 Yihong Ye, PHD
National Institute of Health

Title:  Roles of unconventional protein secretion in protein homeostasis regulation

 

 November 17 Xiaogang Li, PHD
University of Kansas Medical Center


Title:  Epigenetic mechanism based therapies for polycystic kidney disease