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Upcoming Seminars & Events

Monday, August 4, 2014

Final Public Oral Examination for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy
Emily Furbee
Exploring the Role of HSP27 in Drosophila
1:30 p.m.
Mellon Institute Social Room

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Final Public Oral Examination for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy
Alys Cheatle Jarvela
Evolution of DNA Recognition in a Tbrain Transcription Factor and
its Impact on Larval Neurogenesis in Echinoderms

3:00 p.m.
Mellon Institute Social Room

Doctoral-level Training Areas

Recent Publications

Tewari R, Jarvela T, Linstedt AD. Manganese induces oligomerization to promote down-regulation of the intracellular trafficking receptor used by Shiga toxin. Mol Biol Cell. 2014 Jul 30. pii: mbc.E14-05-1003.

Chowdhury SA, Shackney SE, Heselmeyer-Haddad K, Ried T, Schäffer AA, Schwartz R. Algorithms to Model Single Gene, Single Chromosome, and Whole Genome Copy Number Changes Jointly in Tumor Phylogenetics. PLoS Comput Biol. 2014 Jul 31;10(7):e1003740.

Vistein R, Puthenveedu MA. Src regulates sequence-dependent beta-2 adrenergic receptor recycling via cortactin phosphorylation. Traffic. 2014 Jul 31. doi: 10.1111/tra.12202.

Van PT, Ganesan V, Bass V, Parthasarathy A, Schlesinger D, Minden JS. In-gel equilibration for improved protein retention in 2DE-based proteomic workflows. Electrophoresis. 2014 Jul 17

Cheatle Jarvela AM, Brubaker L, Vedenko A, Gupta A, Armitage BA, Bulyk ML, Hinman VF. Modular Evolution of DNA-Binding Preference of a Tbrain Transcription Factor Provides a Mechanism for Modifying Gene Regulatory Networks. Mol Biol Evol. 2014 Jul 12

Jarvela TS, Linstedt AD. The Application of KillerRed for Acute Protein Inactivation in Living Cells. Curr Protoc Cytom. 2014 Jul 1;69:12.35.1-12.35.10


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Jigar Desai
Thesis: The roles of glycerol in Candida albicans biofilm formation and invasion
Advisors: Frederick Lanni, Ph.D. and Aaron Mitchell, Ph.D.

Michael Gamalinda
Thesis: Ribosomal Proteins Orchestrate the Biogenesis of Eukaryotic Large Ribosomal Subunits in a Sequential Fashions
Advisor: John Woolford, Ph.D.

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