Biological Chemistry Seminars - Spring 2017
Mondays at 12:00 p.m., Hall-Atwater Laboratories 84
Coordinated by Prof. Irina M. Russu, Professor of Chemistry

Date Speaker Affiliation Title
February 20

Katie Kaus

Olson Lab

 'Structural Investigation of Bacterial Virulence Factors'.
February 27

Joy Cote

Taylor Lab

 "Understanding protein dynamics of E. coli Heptosyltransferase I through the eyes of tryptophan residues."

March 6

Bo Song

Hingorani Lab

 "Base unpairing at the flap junction controls the rate of FEN1-catalyzed cleavage of DNA during replication and repair"
March 13 Spring Break


March 27

 Kinjal Dave

Pratt Lab

 "Peptidyl thioesters: Substrates or inhibitors of bacterial DD-peptidases?"
April 3

 Zeliang Zheng

Oliver Lab

 "Elucidation of functional roles of SecYEG monomer and dimer"
April 10

Brandon Case

Hingorani Lab

"Investigating the Role of UvrA2 in Initiating Nucleotide Excision Repair"
April 17

Miriam Torres 

Mukerji Lab

"Characterizing the Binding Interactions of Mus musculus Histone H1 with Holliday Junction".
April 24

Nooshin Nejad

Etson Lab; joint with Physical Chem Seminar

 "Single Molecule Fluorescence Resonance Energy Transfer (FRET)"

May 1

open in case of snow cancellation