Upcoming Events in the Molecular Physiology & Biophysics Department

Date Speaker Title Location
11/30/2017 Sanford Bernstein, Ph.D.
San Diego State University
TBA Trapp Family Lodge
12/1/2017 Matthew Tyska, Ph.D.
Vanderbilt University
TBA Trapp Family Lodge
12/11/2017 Jianing Li, Ph.D.
UVM
TBA HSRF 400
12/18/2017 Sakthivel Sadayappan, Ph.D.
University of Cincinnati
TBA HSRF 400

Past Events in the Molecular Physiology & Biophysics Department

Date Speaker Title Location
11/3/2017 Research Forum: EmaA: Le Mysteres des Alignements HSRF 200
10/30/2017 Benjamin Prosser
University of Pennsylvania
Inotropy via cytoskeletal regulation HSRF 400
5/22/2017 Sam Walcott
University of California, Davis
Mathematical Modeling and Molecular-Scale Experiments Provide a Consistent Description of Skeletal Muscle Activation. HSRF 400
5/8/2017 Magdalena Bezanilla
University of Massachusetts Amherst
THE UNDERLYING CYTOSKELETAL MACHINERY DURING POLARIZED CELL EXPANSION. HSRF 400
5/1/2017 Adam Hendricks
McGill University
Microtubule Associated Proteins and Bundling Direct Intracellular Trafficking HSRF 400
4/24/2017 Scott Stagg
Florida State University
Using High-Throughput High-Resolution Cryo-EM to Address Challenging Questions in Structural Biology HSRF 400
4/10/2017 Aaron Straight
Stanford University
Epigenetic Control of Chromatin States HSRF 400
4/3/2017 Elizabeth Smith
Dartmouth College
The Role of Calmodulin Interacting Proteins in Ciliary Motility and Assembly HSRF 400
3/27/2017 Chris Newhard
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Structural Mechanisms of the Myosin Converter that Set Load-Dependent Muscle Shortening Velocity Given C443
2/6/2017 Brenda Russell
University of Illinois at Chicago
Mechanobiology: Cardiac Muscle, Fibroblasts and Stem Cells HSRF 400
12/14/2016 Luther Pollard
UVM
Thesis Defense: Myo2 Motor Function in the Contractile Ring and the Regulation of Fission Yeast Cytokinesis Davis Auditorium
12/2/2016 Research Forum: Structural and Functional Dynamics of Tau HSRF 200
11/30/2016 Thomas Sladewski
UVM
Molecular Mechanisms of MRNA Transport by a Class V Myosin and Cytoplasmic Dynein. HSRF 400
11/21/2016 Michael Toth,
UVM
Muscle disuse as the facilitator of age- and disease-related muscle atrophy and weakness in humans HSRF 400
10/24/2016 Vikas Anathy
UVM
Unfolded Protein Response (UPR) in Allergic Asthma HSRF 400
10/17/2016 Sadie Ingle
MyoKardia, Inc.
From White Board to Clinical Trials: The Drug Discovery Story of MYK-461 HSRF 400
10/10/2016 Christopher Yengo
Penn State
Modulating Cardiac Myosin Performance with Small Molecule Allosteric Regulators HSRF 400
10/3/2016 Alasdair Steven
NIH
Protein-bound compartments: Variations on the theme HSRF 400
9/26/2016 Yan Yu
Indiana University
Embracing Asymmetry: Designing Janus Interfaces to Image and Control Cellular Dynamics HSRF 400
6/27/2016 Cristobal dos Remedios
University of Sydney
‘Super Relaxed’ Cardiac Muscle: Myosin-Binding Protein C has got to be involved HSRF 400
6/10/2016 Joe Clayton
UVM
Thesis Defense: Barcoding the actin track: Differential regulation of myosin motors by tropomyosin Terrill 108
5/25/2016 Christine Seidman
Harvard Medical School
Cardiomyopathies: Mutations, Mechanisms, and Therapeutics Carpenter Auditorium