Department of Chemistry
Biochemistry Seminar Schedule
Fall 2018
Fridays at 3:30 pm in Schaap Lecture Hall (unless noted otherwise)
Sep 7* No seminar
Sep 14 Patrick O'Brien, University of Michigan
"Molecular Mechanism of DNA Ligation". (Host: Bhagwat)
Sep 21 Justin Holub, Ohio University
"Re-imagining Nature's Scaffold: Designing Synthetic Proteins to Target Biomolecular Interactions". (Host: Ahn)
Sep 28 Jared Schrader, Wayne State University (Biological Sciences)
"Bacteria use liquid-liquid phase separated ribonucleoprotein-bodies to organize their mRNA decay machinery". (Host: Bhagwat)
Oct 19** Chemistry-Biology Interface
(Hosts: Plfum and Chow)
Nov 2 Jason Crawford, Yale University
"Decoding Chemistry at the Human-Bacteria Interface". (Host: Hendrickson)
Nov 16 Zhihong Wang, University of the Sciences
"Activation Mechanisms of Multiple Oncogenic Mutations in BRAF: Alike but Different". (Host: Ahn)
Nov 23 No seminar. Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 30*** No seminar
Dec 7 Yuan He, Wayne State University School of Medicine (Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology)
"The INFLAMMASOME: Function and Activation Mechanism". (Host: Bhagwat)

Last updated: September 04, 2018