Cell Seminars 2012-2013

Cell Seminars 2012-2013

October 10, 2012
Robert Adelstein, MD
National Institute of Health
National Heart Lung and Blood Institute
Title:   Nonmuscle Myosin II and Mouse Models of Human Diseases.
Host - Xiaowei Lu

October 31, 2012
Mark H. Ellisman, PhD
University of California, San Diego (UCSD)
Professor, Neurosciences and Bioengineering
Title:  "New approaches for correlated LM and 3D EM applied to MULTISCALE CHALLENGES: Bridging Gaps in Knowledge and understanding"
Host:  Jeff Corwin

November 14, 2012
Ariel Gomez, MD
University of Virginia
Cardiovascular Research Center
Title:  "Cell Fate in Homeostasis and Disease: the case of the renin cell"
Host:  Jing Yu

November 28, 2012
Chris Stroupe, PhD
Assistant Professor, University of Virginia
Title:  "Biochemical reconstitution of intracellular membrane tethering and fusion"
Host:  Judy White

January 16, 2013
Norbert Perrimon, PhD
Harvard Medical School, Dept. of Genetics
Title:  "Cells, tissues and organismal regulation of Insulin signaling in Drosophila"
Host:  Christine Thisse

February 20, 2013
Stefan Heller, Ph.D.
Stanford Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
Stanford University Medical Center
Title - "Untangling Otic Progenitor Phenotypes"
Host:  Xiaoowei Lu

March 6, 2013
John Brumell, PhD
Senior Scientist, Cell Biology Program,
Hospital for Sick Children    
Title:  “Intracellular pathogenesis by Salmonella typhimurium”.
Host:  Jim Casanova

March 27, 2013
Beth Levine, M.D.
Professor of Internal Medicine and Microbiology
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Title:  Novel Links between Autophagy Genes and Metabolism
Host - Gordon Laurie

April 17, 2013
Raphi Kopan, Ph.D.
Department of Developmental Biology and Department of Medicine (Division of Dermatology)
Washington State University
Title:  Unintended consequences: How losing Notch signaling in the skin taught us about tumor promotion and tumor resistance
Host:  Jing Yu

May 1, 2013
Margaret Buckingham
Institut Pasteur
Title:  "Regulation of muscle stem cell fate"
Hosts: Christine and Bernard Thisse

May 15, 2013
Gian Garriga    
Professor of Genetics, Genomics and
Development,  MCB Dept, Berkeley    
University of California
Title:  "To live or die: regulation of the apoptotic fate in C. elegans neural lineages.
Host:  Noelle Dwyer

June 5, 2013
Mark Ellisman, PhD
Visiting Professor, Oxford University, Oxford e-Science Research Center
Title:  "New approaches for correlated LM and 3D EM applied to MULTISCALE CHALLENGES: Bridging Gaps in Knowledge and Understanding"
Host: Jeff Corwin