Edward A. Doisy Department of
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Biochemistry Department Seminars and Events

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  • October
  • November
  • December
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
October
  • Department of Biochemistry Joint Retreat with Washington University Department of Biophysics

    Oct

    7

    Speakers: Three speaker sessions and a poster session. Time: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    Location: Danforth Plant Science Center
    Organizer: Tomasz Heyduk, Ph.D. (977-9238; heydukt@slu.edu)
  • Biochemistry Seminar: Challenges in the reproducibility of kinetic parameter estimates for enzyme catalyzed reactions

    Oct

    10

    Speaker: Santiago Schnell, D.Phil., FRSC, University of Michigan Medical School Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Enrico Di Cera, M.D. (977-9201; enrico@slu.edu)
  • Cardiovascular Center Seminar: Initiation of the heart beat: A new look at the sinus node

    Oct

    24

    Speaker: Richard Schuessler, Ph.D., Washington University School of Medicine Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: David Ford, Ph.D. (977-9264; fordda@slu.edu)
  • Special Biochemistry Seminar: Iron: The good, the bad, and the ugly

    Oct

    28

    Speaker: Jaya Gnana-Prakasam, Ph.D., Saint Louis University School of Medicine Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Enrico Di Cera, M.D. (977-9201; enrico@slu.edu)
  • Biochemistry Seminar: New functional twist to an old protein: Role of profilin-1 in gene transcription and tumor suppression

    Oct

    31

    Speaker: Jieya Shao, Ph.D., Washington University School of Medicine Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Yuna Ayala, Ph.D. (977-9247; ayalala@slu.edu)
November
  • Cardiovascular Center Seminar: Alterations in bioenergetics and signaling in diabetic myocardium

    Nov

    7

    Speaker: Richard Gross, M.D., Ph.D., Washington University School of Medicine Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Dave Ford, Ph.D. (977-9264; fordda@slu.edu)
  • Biochemistry Seminar: Identifying pathways contributing to replication stress in BRCA-FA cells

    Nov

    14

    Speaker: Sharon Cantor, Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Medical School Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Alessandro Vindigni, Ph.D. (977-9217; avindign@slu.edu)
  • Defense of Dissertation: Alpha-Halofatty aldehyde reactivity with cysteinyl thiols

    Nov

    14

    Speaker: Mark Duerr, B.A., Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Location: DRC 9th floor
    Mentor: David Ford, Ph.D. (977-9265; fordda@slu.edu)
December
  • MaD For Single Molecules Workshop

    Dec

    2

    About the Workshop: A one-day event for researchers interested in single molecule fluorescence measurements and their applications in biomedical sciences. Time: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    Location: Allied Health Building Multipurpose Room, 3437 Caroline Mall
    Host: Tomasz Heyduk, Ph.D. (977-9238; heydukt@slu.edu)
  • Biochemistry Seminar: High content screening identifies drug combinations for precision treatment of leukemia

    Dec

    5

    Speaker: David Andrews, Ph.D., Sunnybrook Research Institute, Toronto, Canada Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Dorota Skowyra, Ph.D. (977-9280; skowyrad@slu.edu)
  • Wendell Griffith Lecture: Transmission of misfolded proteins in neurodegenerative disorders: A common mechanism of disease progression

    Dec

    12

    Speaker: Virginia Man-Yee Lee, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Location: Education Union Auditorium
    Host: Simona Graziano and the Biochemistry Graduate Students (977-9246; sgrazian@slu.edu)
January
  • Cardiovascular Center Seminar:

    Jan

    23

    Speaker: Ethan Anderson, Ph.D. Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Dave Ford, Ph.D. (977-9264; fordda@slu.edu)
  • Biochemistry Seminar:

    Jan

    30

    Speaker: Gaya Amarasinghe Ph.D., Washington University School of Medicine Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Alessandro Vindigni, Ph.D. (977-9217; avindign@slu.edu)
February
  • Biochemistry Seminar:

    Feb

    6

    Speaker: Ralph Scully, M.B, B.S, Ph.D., Harvard University Beth Israel Deacones Medical Center Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Alessandro Vindigni, Ph.D. (977-9217; avindign@slu.edu)
  • Biochemistry Seminar:

    Feb

    13

    Speaker: Alaji Bah, Ph.D. Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Enrico Di Cera, M.D. (977-9201; enrico@slu.edu)
  • Biochemistry Seminar:

    Feb

    20

    Speaker: Sami Barmada, M.D., Ph.D. Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Yuna Ayala, Ph.D. (977-9247; yayala@slu.edu)
  • Cardiovascular Center Seminar:

    Feb

    27

    Speaker: Louis Dell'italia, M.D. Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: David Ford, Ph.D. (977-9264; fordda@slu.edu)
March
  • Biochemistry Seminar:

    Mar

    6

    Speaker: Irina Artsimovitch, Ph.D., The Ohio State University Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Alessandro Vindigni, Ph.D. (977-9217; avindign@slu.edu)
  • Biochemistry Seminar:

    Mar

    13

    Speaker: John Correia, Ph.D., University of Mississippi Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Tomasz Heyduk, Ph.D. (977-9238; heydukt@slu.edu)
  • Biochemistry Seminar:

    Mar

    20

    Speaker: TBD Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host:
  • Cardiovascular Center Seminar:

    Mar

    27

    Speaker: TBA Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: David Ford, Ph.D. (977-9264; fordda@slu.edu)
April
  • Biochemistry Seminar:

    Apr

    3

    Speaker: Robert Rollins, Ph.D., Pfizer Pharmaceuticals, Pearl River, NY Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Dale Dorsett, Ph.D. (977-9218; dorsettd@slu.edu)
  • Biochemistry Seminar:

    Apr

    10

    Speaker: Timothy Miller, M.D., Ph.D., Washington University School of Medicine Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Yuna Ayala, Ph.D. (977-9247; yalala@slu.edu)
  • Cardiovascular Center Seminar:

    Apr

    17

    Speaker: S.R. Wayne Chen, Ph.D., University of Calgary, Canada Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Jane McHowat, Ph.D., Pathology (977-9295; mchowaj@slu.edu)
  • Biochemistry Seminar:

    Apr

    24

    Speaker: TBD Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host:
May
  • Special Biochemistry Seminar: Genetic Analysis of Lith18/GPR30: Why is gallstone prevalence higher in women than men?

    May

    2

    Speaker: David Q.-H. Wang, M.D., Ph.D., Saint Louis University School of Medicine Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
    Host: Enrico Di Cera, M.D. (977-9201; enrico@slu.edu)
  • NIH Progress Report Presentation

    May

    3

    Speaker: Sergey Korolev, Ph.D. Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
  • NIH Progress Report Presentation

    May

    10

    Speaker: Frances Yap, Ph.D. Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Location: DRC 468
June
  • Defense of Dissertation: Mechanisms of recombination mediator proteins in DNA repair

    June

    6

    Speaker: Mikhail Ryzhikov, B.S. Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Location: DRC 9th Floor
    Mentor: Sergey Korolev, Ph.D. (977-9261; korolevs@slu.edu)