Biology Seminars 2023

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Department of Biological Sciences Inga Richter Spring 2023 Seminar Series

In memory of a former doctoral student lnga R. Richter. Inga was dedicated to her students and profession. She felt that her teaching responsibilities did not stop in the classroom; they stopped when her students understood. Seminars are held on Mondays via zoom or in Room 926 North (69th Street between Park and Lexington) at 12:30PM.

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Mon. 6-Feb (in person)
Riluzole as a Potential Therapeutic Agent for Osteosarcoma
Dr. Shahana S. Mahajan
Medical Laboratory Sciences, Hunter College
Host: Maria Pereira


Tues. 21-Feb (hybrid)
Dr. Juan L. Rivera-Correa
NY City College of Technology
Host: Jayne Raper


Mon. 27-Feb (in person)
G3BP1 inversely regulates SPOP ubiquitin ligase to promote prostate cancer
Dr. Chandrani Mukhopadhyay
Weill Cornell Medical College
Host: Hualin Zhong

Mon. 6-Mar (hybrid)
DNA damage responses regulate innate immune signaling during bacterial infection
Dr. Abigail Rodriguez Morales
Medical Laboratory Sciences, Hunter College
Host: Maria Pereira

Mon. 13-Mar
Predictive Modeling in Prostate Cancer - A Case Study of Using Math to Validate New Biomarkers
Dr. Emmanuel Asante-Asamani
Clarkson University
Host: Olorunseun Ogunwobi

Mon. 20-Mar
Compartmentalized Cell Elimination: Death in Three Acts
Dr. Piya Ghose
Dept of Biology, UT at Arlington
Host: Jill Bargonetti

Mon. 27-Mar (hybrid)
Dr. Theodora Hatziioannou
Rockefeller Univ
Host: Jayne Raper

Mon. 3-Apr
Defined Bacterial Consortia, a Novel Approach to Tackle Clostridioides difficile Infection
Dr. Silvia Caballero
Vedanta Biosciences, Inc.
Host: Shirley Raps


Mon. 17-Apr (hybrid)
Understanding & Targeting Altered RNA Splicing in Cancer
Dr. Omar Abdel-Wahab
Host: Andy Wolfe

Mon. 24-Apr
Microbiota-specific T cell development
Dr. Daniel Zegarra-Ruiz
Host: Hualin Zhong

Mon. 1-May (in person)
Identification of a New Vulnerability in M. tuberculosis
Dr. Heran Darwin
NYU Langone
Host: Jayne Raper

Mon. 8-May (in person)
SARS2-Spike S1 protein interactions with the ACE2 receptor
Dr. Paul Feinstein
Host: Ben Ortiz

Mon. 15-May
Triglyceride-Rich Lipoproteins: Advances from Diagnostics to New Therapeutics
Dr. Alan Remaley,
Host: Jayne Raper


Meeting ID: 856 0421 9229 Passcode: 656247  

Last Updated ( Monday, 15 May 2023 08:42 )