Biological Chemistry Seminars - Spring 2013
Mondays at 4:00 p.m., Hall-Atwater Laboratories 84

(*) Special note: This seminar will be held in Shanklin 107.

Date Speaker Affiliation Title
January 28 (*)

Dr. Edison Liu 

The Jackson Laboratory "System Genomics in Breast Cancer Biology."
February 4
Venkatesh Nemmara, Graduate Pratt Lab  "The Specificity of B. subtilis PBP4a for Amidated peptidoglycan Fragments."
February 18
Anushi Sharma, Graduate Hingorani Lab
"MutS and DNA Dynamics During Mismatch Recognition and Repair."
February 25
Dan Czyzyk, Graduate Taylor Lab "Deconvoluting the Mechanism of Heptosyltransferase I."
March 4
Swastik De, Graduate Olson Lab "Characterization of glycan recognition by Vibrio cholerae cytolysin."
March 25
Dr. Deji Adediran Pratt Lab "Yes, Bacterial DD-Peptidases are inhibited by Trifluoroketones."
April 8
Yan Li, Graduate Mukerji Lab "Global and local conformational studies of mismatched duplex DNA upon Msh2-Msh6 binding by steady-state and time-resolved fluorescence."
April 15
Kinjal Dave, Graduate Pratt Lab

“Peptidoglycan Structure and antibiotic design.”

April 22
Shu Zhang, '13 Bolton Lab

"Investigation of the binders of single breakpoint on DNA using improved hydroxyl radical cleavage methodology".

April 29
Shreya Sawant, Graduate Hingorani Lab TBA
May 6 Dr. Todd Ryder Wesleyan University TBA