Colloquium in Biology - Every Thursday 2pm

Fall 2021 - Biology 870 Colloquium in Biology
Instructor: Jaime A. Chaves, Ph.D.
Thursdays: 2 - 3:30 PM

Meeting ID: 865 8388 9031
Passcode: BIO870


Date Name Title
September 2, 2021 Dr. Lawrence Lum From genetics to drugs - a journey that bridges the academia-pharma divide
September 9, 2021 Dr. Michelle Juarez Planting a Seed, Growing Wings, Learning to Fly
September 16, 2021 Dr. Maureen Hillenmeyer Hexagon Bio: discovering novel oncology and anti-infective drugs from genomic data
September 23, 2021 Dr. Diana Pazmiño Genetics and the conservation of the Galapagos Islands
September 30, 2021 Dr. Peter Girguis 20,000 Bytes Under the Sea: Developing New Technologies To Answer Long-Standing Questions in Deep Sea Biology
October 7, 2021 Dr. Mehmet Somel Studying human social organization using DNA data
October 14, 2021 Dr. Mathew Knope The ecology of origination and extinction in marine animals
October 21, 2021 Dr. Rori Rohlfs - Questioning assumptions: Accuracy and privacy in forensic genetics, and representation in science
October 28, 2021 Dr. Agosto Melina Post-synaptic proteins at the photoreceptor-bipolar cell synapse
November 4, 2021 Dr. Krystal Tsosie Indigenous DNA and Data Sovereignties in Genomic and Precision Medicine
November 11, 2021 Holiday - No Class  
November 18, 2021 Dr. Veronica Segarra Autophagy as a stress-coping mechanism, from lab yeast to wild, polar-collected yeast
November 25, 2021 Holiday - No Class  
December 2, 2021 Dr. Ponciano Grisel Guayule: a rubber-producing crop 2nd chance
December 9, 2021 Dr. Dionna Williams Cannabidiol as a Modulator of Chronic Inflammation during HIV Infection