Department of Biological Sciences - Carnegie Mellon University

Teaching Club Brings Lab to Local High School

On March 11th and 13th, The Sciences Teaching Club traveled to Ringgold High School in Monongahela, PA for their first off-site outreach program. Conducting labs with Lori ... Read More »

Nathan Urban Named Interim Provost of Carnegie Mellon

 Urban, the Dr. Frederick A. Schwertz Distinguished Professor of Life Sciences and head of the Department of Biological Sciences will assume the position July 1.
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Seminars & Events

Departmental Seminar

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Victor Faundez, M.D., Ph.D.
Emory University

"Endosome Mechanisms of Schizophrenia Susceptibility Genes "

12:00 p.m.
Mellon Institute Conference Room


Journal Club

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Sahil Sangani & Russell Schwartz

3:30 p.m.
Mellon Institute Conference Room



Final Public Oral Examination for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy
Rachel Vistein

Hierarchical Sorting and Trafficking of β-2 Adrenergic Receptors Via Endosomal Microdomains

Thursday, April 24, 2014
11:00 a.m.
Mellon Institute Social Room


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Recent Publications

Gamalinda, M., Ohmayer U, Jakovljevic J, Kumcuoglu B, Woolford J, Mbom B, Lin L, and Woolford JL Jr. 2014. A hierarchical model for assembly of eukaryotic 60S ribosomal subunit domains. Genes & Development 28:198-210.

O'Meara TR, Xu W, Selvig KM, O'Meara MJ, Mitchell AP, Alspaugh JA. The Cryptococcus neoformans Rim101 transcription factor directly regulates genes required for adaptation to the host. Mol Cell Biol. 2013 Dec 9.

Woolford, J.L., Jr. and Baserga, S. (2013) Ribosome biogenesis in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Genetics 195: 643-681.

Jarvela, T. and Linstedt, A.D. (2013). “Isoform-specific tethering links the Golgi ribbon to maintain compartmentalization”, Mol Biol Cell, in press.

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Jineta Banerjee
Thesis:
A Study of the Different Phases of Refinement of an Inhibitory Circuit in the Mouse Auditory Brainstem
Advisor:
Dr. Karl Kandler

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The Promoter, Spring 2013