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Thesis Talks

Thesis Talks

November 12, 2019

Mission Hall 1400 — 1:00PM

Bettie Osuna
Bondy-Denomy Lab

"Surveillance and Defense Mechanisms in the Microbial World"

November 12, 2019

CVRI Conference Room SC 159 1st Floor — 2:00PM

Mitch Lopez
Jura Lab

"Ascending a new PEAK: Characterization of the PEAK3 pseudokinase and its regulation of cell morphology"

November 25, 2019

Genentech Hall Auditorium — 3:30PM

Arda Mizrak
Morgan Lab

"The power of negativity: Polyanions regulate protein dynamics of the APC/C"

December 6, 2019

Rock Hall Auditorium  —2:30PM

Aditya Anand
Walter Lab

"Mechanism of a Memory-Enhancing Inhibitor of the Integrated Stress Response"

December 13, 2019

Mission Hall 1401 — 4:00PM

Kelsey Hickey
Weissman Lab

"Don't shoot the messenger RNA: Coordination of translation inhibition and RQC maintains proteostasis"

December 16, 2019

Rock Hall Auditorium — 3:00PM

Anne Pipathsouk
Weiner Lab

"Self-organization of cell shape and movement"

December 23, 2019

Genentech Hall N114 — 4:00PM

Athena Lin
Marshall Lab

"Falling dominoes or clockwork: Aurora kinases play a role in the timing of regeneration"

January 17, 2020

Genentech Hall Auditorium — 2:00PM

Mable Lam
Walter Lab

"The story of a DR under prolonged stress: activation of Death Receptor 5 during the Unfolded Protein Response"

January 31, 2020

Genentech Hall Auditorium — 3:30PM

Melanie Silvis
Carol Gross Lab

"Points of vulnerability and robustness in the E. coli essential gene complement identified by CRISPRi"

February 14, 2020

Genentech Hall Auditorium — 1:30PM

Nathan Gamarra
Narlikar Lab

"Being negative can be positive: allosteric dynamics at the nucleosome acidic patch control the chromatin remodeler SNF2h"

March 6, 2020

Genentech Hall N114 — 3:30PM

Alex Long
Dumont Lab

"Hold on for dear life: mechanisms of robust kinetochore attachment to microtubules"

March 13, 2020

Genentech Hall N114 — 4:00PM

(25 room capacity limit with social distancing of 6 ft. apart.  Attendees are encouraged to view the live capture at the link below.)

Isabel Johnson
Frost Lab

"A molecular O-ring to seal the nucleus"

Live Capture link:

March 24, 2020

3:00PM ***POSTPONED***

Diana Summers
Madhani Lab


March 25, 2020

Remote — 4:00PM

Katie Mellman
Madhani Lab

"Mechanisms of RNA export in C. elegans"

Meeting ID 503-257-091

May 28, 2020

Remote — 4:00PM

R.A. Greenstein
Al-Sady Lab

"A single-cell sensor reveals spatial and temporal regulation of heterochromatin domain formation"

June 11, 2020

Remote — 2:00PM

Ravi Desai
Weinberger Lab

"A change of fate: Amplification of transcriptional bursts by DNA repair machinery sets cells on a new course."

Meeting ID: 963 5807 3631

Password: 952132

August 14, 2020

Remote — 3:00PM

Nnejiuwa Ibe
Mukherjee Lab

“Getting the UPR hand on ER stress: Legionella takes a shortcut through the ATF6 pathway.”

Meeting ID: 961 0496 4821

Password: 045718