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Biological Sciences Seminar Series

The Department of Biological Sciences hosts a series of scientific seminars in the Fall and Winter quarters. These seminars are held on Tuesdays from 12:10 PM to 1:00 PM unless otherwise noted. The room location is listed at the bottom of the page. Occasionally, there are special seminars in Spring quarter which will also be posted below. Speakers and topics are reported as soon as they become available.

Seminar Series for Winter Quarter 2014

Date Speaker Topic
Jan 14 Stuart McDaniel, Ph.D.
Department of Biology
University of Florida
Sex chromosome evolution
Jan 28 Amanda White, Ph.D.
Biomedical Sciences
Regulation of skeletal muscle insulin action by SIRT1 and STAT3
Feb 11 Sara Olson, Ph.D.
Professor of Biology
Pomona College, Claremont
Cracking the eggshell: assembly of protective barriers following fertilization of the C. elegans embryo
Feb 25 Yong-Mi Kim, M.D.
Saban Research Institute
Children's Hospital, LA
Drug Resistance in acute lymphoblastic leukemia
Mar 11 Zeynep Ataman, Ph.D.
Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics, UCLA
Understanding Nipah virus, the deadliest virus you've never heard of

Note: Seminars are located in the Biological Sciences Building, room 244. TBA = to be announced.

5151 State University Drive . Los Angeles . CA 90032 . (323) 343-3000
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Last Update: 01/31/2014