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Human Genetics Seminar, Aaron Quinlan, Ph.D.

February 21, 2019

Mosaicism and variability in longitudinal germline mutation accumulation among large,  three-generation CEPH families Aaron Quinlan, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Human Genetics, University of Utah

CDB Seminar – Daniel Goldman, Ph.D.

February 19, 2019

The Department of Cell & Developmental Biology seminar series is pleased to present Daniel Goldman, Ph.D., Bernard W. Agranoff Collegiate Professor, Neuroscience, Professor, Biological Chemistry, Research Professor, Molecular & Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, University of Michigan. His talk is entitled "Fgf8a and Tgfb3 converge on Notch signaling to inhibit retina regeneration in zebrafish.” Link to seminar info

NEC Symposium

February 18, 2019

The NEC Symposium will convene some of the most committed NEC stakeholders from around the world to focus on the meeting’s theme of “Breaking Down the Barriers of NEC Prevention and Treatment.” The NEC Symposium will provide the setting for discovery, collaboration, and sustained partnerships on research. The keynote speakers and diverse faculty have been carefully chosen to highlight the field’s vision and long-term strategies. We are dedicated to improving outcomes for an extraordinarily vulnerable population. The children who are at risk of NEC were born early – too young to breathe, nurse and regulate their body temperature. The NEC…

Pharmacology Seminar Series – channing Der, Ph.D.

February 15, 2019

Channing Der, Sarah Graham Kenan Distinguished Professor, Department of Pharmacology, UNC School of Medicine "Drugging ‘undruggable’ RAS for cancer treatment: know your enemy"

Blake Heath (Lei Lab) presents Immunology Research Seminar on Feb. 20

February 15, 2019

The next Immunology Research Seminar will be next Wednesday, Feb. 20 at 12 noon in 3330 Med Sci I. The presenter will be 4th year graduate student Blake Heath from Yu Leo Lei’s lab who will present his  research in progress, “Investigating STING-mediated Type I Interferons in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma Pathology”.

Evolving Perspectives on Microbial Systems

February 14, 2019

"Microbial dynamics in space and time: the motion picture" Edward F. DeLong, PhD (Professor of Oceanography and Co-Director SCOPE. Center for Microbial Oceanography: Research and Education, University of Hawaii, Manoa) "Dynamic Viral Symbioses in Microbial Populations" Rachel Whitaker, PhD ( Professor of Microbiology, School of Molecular & Cellular Biology, University of Illinois) "Toward Designer Microbiomes" Dr. Jo Handelsman (Director, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, University of Wisconsin-Madison) * * * * * For more information and registration for this FREE event: www.MAC-EPID.org Anna Cronenwett, weaverd@umich.edu

CDB Seminar – Susan Dymecki, M.D., Ph.D.

February 14, 2019

The Department of Cell & Developmental Biology seminar series is pleased to present Susan Dymecki, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Genetics, Harvard Medical School. Her talk is entitled "Decoding the Brain Serotonergic System: from Breathing to Behavior.” Link to seminar info

Pharmacology Special Seminar – Marco Pignatelli, M.D.

February 14, 2019

Marco Pignatelli, M.D., Research Fellow, National Institute on Drug Abuse, NIH   "Deconstructing stress-induced negative affective states and the therapeutic effects of rapid-acting antidepressants with circuit and cellular specificity"

Data Office Learning Series

February 13, 2019

Analysts can get a dive deep into gastroenterology data resources at the latest installment of our Data Office Learning Series with sessions led by Peter Higgins, MD, who will cover the value of individual queries to clinical and IBD research, as well as Sharon Murphy, who will present on the GI DataMart. RSVP: michbo@med.umich.edu