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High School Students Quantitate Protein in Outreach Program

On March 18th and 24th, 2015, the Department of Biological Sciences Outreach Program hosted 60 high school students to design a project to determine the quantity of protein in a ... Read More »

Upcoming Seminars & Events

Wednesday, Apri 1, 2015

Departmental Seminar
Margaret Ottie, MM'28 Undergraduate
Lecture Series in Biological Sciences

Rob Knight, Ph.D.
University of California, San Diego
"Dynamics of the Human Microbiome"
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12:00 p.m.
Mellon Institute Conference Room
Host: Luisa Hiller, Ph.D. & Dannie Durand, Ph.D.

Wednesday, Apri 1, 2015

Journal Club
Ting Liu
"Polymorphism of DNA ejection dynamics - not every virion is ready to infect"
Marcel Bruchez
"Long Ago and Far Away:  Presynaptic Activity Regulates Gene Expression at the Soma"
3:30 p.m.
Mellon Institute Conference Room

Recent Publications

Mitchell KF, Zarnowski R, Sanchez H, Edward JA, Reinicke E1, Nett JE, Mitchell AP, Andes DR. Community participation in biofilm matrix assembly and function. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Mar 13.

Ulengin I, Park JJ, Lee TH. ER network formation and membrane fusion by atlastin1/SPG3A disease variants. Mol Biol Cell. 2015 Mar 11.

Yan Q, Bruchez MP. Advances in chemical labeling of proteins in living cells. Cell Tissue Res. 2015 Mar 7.

Urban-Ciecko J, Fanselow EE, Barth AL. Neocortical Somatostatin Neurons Reversibly Silence Excitatory Transmission via GABAb Receptors. Curr Biol. 2015 Feb 25. pii: S0960-9822(15)00067-6.

Xu W, Solis NV, Ehrlich RL, Woolford CA, Filler SG, Mitchell AP. Activation and Alliance of Regulatory Pathways in C. albicans during Mammalian Infection. PLoS Biol. 2015 Feb 18;13(2):e1002076.

Telmer CA, Verma R, Teng H, Andreko S, Law L, Bruchez MP. Rapid, Specific, No-wash, Far-red Fluorogen Activation in Subcellular Compartments by Targeted Fluorogen Activating Proteins. ACS Chem Biol. 2015 Feb 16.

Gamalinda M, Woolford JL Jr. Paradigms of ribosome synthesis: Lessons learned from ribosomal proteins. Translation, DOI: 10.4161/21690731.2014.975018

Kadam A, Janto B, Eutsey R, Earl JP, Powell E, Dahlgren ME, Hu FZ, Ehrlich GD, Hiller NL. Streptococcus pneumoniae Supragenome Hybridization Arrays for Profiling of Genetic Content and Gene Expression. Curr Protoc Microbiol. 2015 Feb 2;36:9D.4.1-9D.4.20.


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