Cell and Regenerative Biology Seminar Series

Fall 2016 - Spring 2017 Schedule


Spring seminars @1:00 PM in Room 6571 WIMR; (unless otherwise noted)

Date Speaker Topic
Sept 6, 2016
Chris Adams, University of Iowa

Investigating Mechanisms and Treatment of Skeletal Muscle Atrophy. Seminar Flyer

Host: Ying Ge

Nov. 1, 2016
Steven Austad, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Why does eating less extend life? A novel evolutionary hypothesis. Seminar Flyer

Host: Joe Kemnitz

Nov. 8, 2016
Stephen Dalton, University of Georgia

Regulation of pluripotency and cell fate decisions Seminar Flyer

Host: Rupa Sridharan

Nov. 15, 2016

Duc Dong, Sanford Burnham Prebys Institute

Induced In Vivo Lineage Conversion Across Germ Layers Seminar Flyer

Host: Grace Boekhoff-Falk/Barak Blum

Dec. 6, 2016
David Hawkins, Univ. of Washington - Seattle

ESC modeling of early human embryogenesis: a view through an epigenomic lens Seminar Flyer

Host: Rupa Sridharan

Feb. 15, 2017
Craig Atwood University of Wisconsin-Madison

Pharmaceutical and Cellular Strategies to Restore Sex Hormone Balance Seminar Flyer

Host: Grace Boekhoff-Falk

Feb. 16, 2017

George Souroullas University of North Carolina

Understanding the effect of oncogenic EZH2 muta-tions on chromatin and cancer Seminar Flyer

NOTE Time and place: 12 - 1 pm, 3571 WIMR

Feb. 22, 2017

Brad Merrill University of Illinois-Chicago

Elucidating Tcf/Lef control of pluripotency in this brave new CRISPR world Seminar Flyer

Hosts: Rupa Sridharan/Barak Blum

Feb. 23, 2017

Ahmed Mahmoud Harvard Stem Cell Center

Cellular and Molecular Regulation of Mammalian Heart Regeneration Seminar Flyer

NOTE Time and place: 12 - 1 pm, 3571 WIMR

Mar.2, 2017

Mohan Malleshaiah

Harvard Medical School, Dept. of Systems Biology

Uncovering cell states, their transitions and regulatory networks for cell engineering Seminar Flyer

NOTE Time and place: 12 - 1 pm, 3571 WIMR

Mar. 9, 2017

Junsu Kang

Dept. of Cell Biology,
Duke Univ. Medical Center

Fishing for regulators of tissue regeneration Seminar Flyer

NOTE Time and place: 12 - 1 pm, 3571 WIMR

Mar. 15, 2017

Aldrin Gomes University of California- Davis

"New Signaling Cascades involved in Hyper-trophic and Restrictive Cardiomyopathy” Seminar Flyer

Host: Ying Ge

Mar. 16, 2017

Curtis Thorne Dept. of Pharmacology,
Univ. of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

"Trust Your Gut: The Control of Growth, Patterning and Drug Response of the Intestinal Epithelium" Seminar Flyer

NOTE Time and place: 12 - 1 pm, 3571 WIMR

Apr. 5, 2017

Xiang-Jiao Yang McGill University

“A novel chromatin-signaling axis in human
diseases and mouse hematopoietic and neural stem cells ” Seminar Flyer

Host: Emery Bresnick

May 3, 2017

Dale Abel University of Iowa

"Platelet Mitochondria, Metabolism and Thrombosis" Seminar Flyer Host: Ying Ge

May 11, 2017

Anita Byattacharyya Waisman Center, UW-Madison

“Advancing understanding of developmental disorders with human stem cells” Seminar Flyer

Seminar: 12 - 1 pm, 6571 WIMR; Chalk Talk: 1:30 pm, 4571 WIMR

May 17, 2017
Hanna Mikkola University of California, Los Angeles

"Transcriptional Control of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Self-Renewal"

Hosts: Emery Bresnick/Igor Slukvin

Past seminars: Fall 2015-Spring 2016    Spring 2015    Fall 2014    Spring 2014    Fall 2013    Spring 2013