Fall 2007 Departmental Research Seminar
Seminars are held in the Conference Room of the Mellon Institute at
3:30 p.m. on Wednesdays unless otherwise indicated.
||Franck Polleux, Ph.D., UNC School of Medicine||"New insights into the molecular mechanisms underlying neuronal polarity during cortical development in vivo"||Crowley|
||Leslie Vosshall, Ph.D., The Rockefeller University||"A glimpse into the odor universe of humans and flies"||Urban|
||Jonathan P. Rast, Ph.D., University of Toronto||
"Immune gene regulatory networks and the evolution of deuterostome immunity"
||Gerard Apodaca, Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine||"The uroepithelium: role of EGF receptor in regulating stretch-induced exocytosis"||Linstedt|
||Kris Jones Prather, Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology||"From metabolic engineering to synthetic biology: rational design of microbial chemical factories"||Berget|
||Markus Deserno, Ph.D., Department of Physics, Carnegie Mellon University||"Uncovering biomembrane physics using coarse-grained simulations: methods and applications"||Schwartz|
||David Sherwood, Ph.D., Duke University||"Orienting the anchor cell for invasion"||Ettensohn|
||Michael Domach, Ph.D., Department of Chemical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University||
"Metabolic engineering of E. coli and B. subtilis to increase synthetic efficiency"
|Judith Klein-Seetharaman, Ph.D., Department of Pharmacology, University of Pittsburgh||Minden|
||Michael Grabe, Ph.D., Department of Biological Sciences, University of Pittsburgh||"Insight into the Nature of Voltage Sensing in Voltage-gated Potassium Channels"||Lee|