English Seminar

December, 2013

12/19/2013 From microarrays to mechanisms of brain development and disease
Dr. Elva Diaz(Associate Professor Department of Pharmacology UC Davis School of Medicine)
12/12/2013 Moss Biotechnology
Prof. Ralf Reski(Plant Biotechnology, Faculty of Biology, University of Freiburg, Germany)
12/10/2013 Investigating the role of mRNA structure in regulating eukaryotic translation
Dr. Christopher S. Fraser(Assistant Professor, Molecular and Cellular Biology, College of Biological Sciences, UC Davis)
12/06/2013 Expression of Recombinant Human Butyrylcholinesterase (rhBuChE) in Nicotiana benthamiana and its Postproduction In‐vitro Glycan Modification
Professor Raymond Rodriguez(Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology University of California, Davis)
12/06/2013 Clathrin-dependent and independent endocytosis in Arabidopsis root
Mr. Anirban Baral (NCBS-TIFR, Bangalore, India)

November, 2013

11/08/2013 New human proteins that bind methylated DNA: the role of ZBTB4 and ZBTB38
Dr. Pierre-Antoine Defossez(Functional domains of eukaryotic genomes, CNRS)

October, 2013

10/28/2013 Genomics and Domestication of the Winter Oilseed Species Field Pennycress (Thlaspi arvense)
Mr. Kevin M. Dorn (Department of Plant Biology, Univ. Minnesota)
10/25/2013 Decision-making during cellular differentiation by the filamentous cyanobacterium Nostoc punctiforme
Prof. Jack Meeks(Dept. of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, University of California, Davis)

September, 2013

09/17/2013 Self Organization of Plant Microtubule
Prof. Geoffrey Wasteneys(The University of British Columbia)
09/13/2013 DNA Damage by Reactive Oxygen Species and Some Protective Responses
Prof. Stuart Linn(Deapartment of Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of California, Berkeley)
09/02/2013 Function of DNA demethylation during plant reproduction
Prof. Robert L. Fischer(Department of Plant and Microbial Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA USA )

June, 2013

06/26/2013 Control of anxiety and fear by extracellular proteolysis in the amygdala
Prof. Robert Pawlak(Chair in Functional Cell Biology, University of Exeter Medical School, UK)

May, 2013

05/29/2013 Radical SAM enzymes in cofactor biosynthesis
Prof. Tadhg P. Begley(Department of Chemistry, Texas A&M University)
05/08/2013 Mitotic cell rounding: ramping up the pressure
Dr. Martin Stewart(Department of Biosystems Science and Engineering, ETH Zürich)

April, 2013

04/01/2013 DECIPHERING THE LANGUAGE OF CHROMATIN: Integrative analyses of genome-wide chromatin marks and genome outputs
Prof. Eric Lam(Rutgers the State University of New Jersey)
04/01/2013 A dynamic scaffold: cytoskeletal organization of the plant cell membrane
Dr. David Ehrhardt(Carnegie Institution for Science, USA)

March, 2013

03/11/2013 Radically Reassigning the Genetic Code
Dr. Marc Lajoie(Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, George Church Lab.)
03/11/2013 World Wide Research Network of Wanner’s lab ~ Past, Present and Future Work
Dr. Jun Teramoto(Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, Barry Wanner Lab.)

February, 2013

02/25/2013 GIGANTEA - a missing link between flowering and stress adaptation
Prof. Dae-Jin Yun(Gyeongsang National University, Korea)

January, 2013

01/29/2013 The Ubiquitin Modification System Regulates Responses of Plants to Changing Environmental and Developmental Signals
Prof. Judy Callis(Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of California, Davis)
01/16/2013 Transcription-mediated formation of RNA:DNA hybrids in the human genome: implications for epigenetic control, transcription regulation, and human diseases
Dr. Frederic L. Chedin(Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of California, Davis)