Biological Chemistry Seminars - Fall 2022
Coordinated by Dr. Irina Russu, Professor of Chemistry 

Seminars held on Mondays at 12 PM in HA 84
unless otherwise stated
CHEM587 / MB&B587





Sept. 14 Molecular Biophysics Retreat
Wednesday, September 14th 
Wadsworth Mansion - Long Hill Estate 
421 Wadsworth Street, Middletown 
Sept. 19 Angelika Rafalowski  Taylor Lab  Characterization of Newly Identified Proteins from the PCAD-Memo Superfamily
Sept. 26 Joshua Dudley  Smith Lab  Characterizing Heat-Induced Structural and Chemical Changes to a Computationally Designed Miniprotein
Oct. 3 Ben Cowan  Thayer Lab  Wasserstein Analyses of Protein Electrostatic Networks
Oct. 10 Justin Nguyen Smith Lab Optimizing the Function and Dynamics of De Novo Designed Fluorescent β-Barrel Proteins
Oct. 17 Ranjuna Weerasekera Olson Lab  Vibrio Cholerae Biofilm Dispersal: Investigating the Role of RbmB
Oct. 24  Fall Break 
Oct. 31 Alex Hinbest  Olson Lab  Into the Matrix: Investigating the Roles of Protein-Sugar Interactions in Vibrio Cholerae Biofilm Formation
Nov. 7 Oliver Cho  Smith Lab  Modifying EHEE_rd2_0005 to Adopt a Single Conformational State
Nov. 14 Nabeel Kemal  Thayer Lab  Machine Learning on the Free Energy Landscape of p53 Captured with Energy From MD Simulations
Nov. 21 Rachel Nguyen  Taylor Lab  Characterization of Nucleic Acid Copurificants from Putative tRNA-modifying Enzymes
Nov. 28 ~ No seminar ~