Biological Chemistry Seminars - Fall 2018
Coordinated by Prof. Colin Smith
Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Hall-Atwater Laboratories 84 - 12:00 p.m. - Mondays





September 10 Prof. Colin Smith Smith Lab Seminar Series Introduction
September 17 Bakar Hassan Taylor Lab Glycodiversification Through Domain Swapping of Glycosyltransferase
September 27 (Thursday) Molecular Biophysics Retreat -- --
October 1 Prof. Dequan Xiao University of New Haven Inhibitor design for the UCHL1 enzyme by integrating computational chemistry and experimental approaches
October 8 Elliot Williams Weir Lab S12 Pro-64 Hydroxylation, and the 530 Loop of 18S rRNA
October 15 Prof. Sarah Maurer Central Connecticut State University Formation and characterization of protocells to understand the origins of life
October 22 Fall Break -- --
October 29 Dacheng Zhao Etson/Mukerji Labs Establishing a Single Molecule-FRET System for Studying DNA-Protein Interaction
November 5 Prof. Joseph Audie Sacred Heart University The development, validation, and application of computational methods for structure-based peptide drug design
November 12 -- -- --
November 19 Will Barr Weir Lab Enhancing mRNA-rRNA complementarity depresses protein translation
November 26 Joshua Dudley Smith Lab Analysis of Enhanced NMR Peak Fitting Method
December 3 Prof. Jillian Smith-Carpenter Fairfield University Incorporating Reactivity into Supramolecular Structures