Seminar Schedule

WEDNESDAY, 4:00 P.M. – HSC 102**
*(Unless otherwise stated)
09/02 Dr. Melissa Wilson Sayres
Arizon State University
Sex chromosome evolution, disease, and human history Dr. Graur
09/09 Dr. Krishna Bhat
UTMB School of Medicine
Guiding Axons to Connectivity Dr. Roman


Dr. Urs Schmidt-Ott
University of Chicago
Morphogen evolution in flies: a novel cysteine-clamp gene drives embryo polarity in the Harlequin fly Chironomus Dr. Meisel
09/30 Dr. Michelle A. Ozbun
University of New Mexico
Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Signaling Plays Important Roles in the Initiation and Maintenance of Oncogenic Human Papillomavirus Infections Dr. Chung
10/07 Donald J. Tindall Role of the Androgen Receptor in Prostate Cancer Dr. Frigo
10/14 Dr. Philipp Scherer
Univ of TX Southwestern Med Ctr
Diabetes, obesity and the central role of the adipocyte in maintaining systemic homeostasis Dr. Umetani
10/21 Dr. Benjamin Deneen
Baylor College of Medicine
The crossroads of cell fate and malignancy in the CNS Dr. Sater
10/28 Dr. James T. Cronin
Louisiana State University
TBA Dr. Pennings
11/04 Dr. Nathan M. Springer
University of Minnesota
Transposons shape plant methylomes and contribute to regulation of gene expression Dr. Kelleher
11/11 Dr. Edward L. Vargo
Texas A&M University
TBA Dr. Cole
11/18 Dr. Tracy M. Handel
Univ of California, San Diego
Structure of the metastasis promoting chemokine receptor, CXCR4, in complex with chemokine Dr. Bark
12/02 Dr. Maria P. Miglietta
Texas A&M University
Immortality and transdifferentiation in Hydrozoa (Cnidaria) Dr. Zufall