Throughout Michigan Medicine, there are remarkable stories of discoveries and achievements in basic science, clinical, and translational research. The Frontier Seminar Series provides a platform for storytelling and sharing your important work. The next seminar in the series will be held Monday, November 19, at noon at Kahn Auditorium in the Biomedical Science Research Building. The event will feature Will Meurer, MD; Anuska.Andjelkovic-Zochowski, MD, PhD; and Dan Lawrence, PhD presenting advances in stroke research. The seminar will be followed by a catered reception. Register here: https://splashthat.com/sites/view/umfrontierseminars.splashthat.com
The Department of Cell & Developmental Biology seminar series is pleased to present Enrique De La Cruz, Ph.D., Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, Yale University. His talk is entitled "How cells break the bones that power their movements.” Link to seminar info
The Department of Cell & Developmental Biology seminar series is pleased to present Ellen V. Rothenberg, Ph.D., Albert Billings Ruddock Professor in Biology - California Institute of Technology. Her talk is entitled "Genomic mechanism and transcription factor networks controlling T-cell lineage commitment.” Link to seminar info
The Doctoral Program in Cancer Biology welcomes Maria Jasin, PhD, Member, Developmental Biology Program, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, who will present “Protecting the genome by homologous recombination: BRCA2 and its role in genomic integrity maintenance” on Wednesday, Dec. 5th at 4PM in North Lecture Hall (3rd floor of Med Sci II).
The next Cancer Biology Research Seminar will be Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 4PM in 2903 THSL. It will be presented by Lauren Bailey (Parent Lab) who will present a journal club to help us prepare for Dr. Patricia Steeg’s visit on November 28th. The paper is titled “Reactive astrocytic S1P3 signaling modulates the blood-tumor barrier in brain metastases”.
The next Immunology Research Seminar (Journal Club) will be Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 12 noon in 5330 Med Sci I. The presenter will be 2nd year graduate student Sydney Smith from Dr. Parkos and Nusrat’s labs who will present the paper, "Self-Maintaining Gut Macrophages Are Essential for Intestinal Homeostasis".
Patrick Duncker (Segal Lab) will present his Immunology Graduate Program dissertation seminar "Granulocyte-Macrophage Colony-Stimulating Linking the Adaptive and Innate Immune System in Autoimmune Demyelinating Disease" on Thursday, Nov. 15 at 3pm in South Lecture Hall (3rd floor of Med Sci II).
Holly Turula (Wobus Lab) will present her Immunology Graduate Program dissertation seminar "Natural Secretory Immunoglobulins Facilitate Enteric Viral Infection" on Wednesday, Nov. 21 at 9am in 5330 Medical Sciences Bldg I.
Speaker Richard Anthony D Souza will discuss "Astronomy and the Quest for the Transcendental: How faith and Astronomy Have Met Down the Ages." RSVP by Dec, 1 to Renee Hafner (firstname.lastname@example.org) to reserve a lunch.