English Seminar

October, 2019

10/03/2019 1) How pectin remodeling can control cell elongation and adhesion 2) Pectin methylesterification and demethylesterification: what drives hypocotyl elongation in Arabidopsis? 3) First structural characterization of a plant polygalacturonase. - New insights into processivity and regulation of pectin degradation -
1) Dr. Jérôme Pelloux (Université de Picardie Jules Verne) 2) Dr. Fabien Sénéchal (Université de Picardie Jules Verne) 3) Dr. Josip Safran (Université de Picardie Jules Verne)

July, 2019

07/30/2019 PICK-YOUR-ACTIN, a versatile system to prepare recombinant actin with post-translational modifications
Dr. Tomoyuki Hatano (The University of Warwick, UK)

June, 2019

06/24/2019 Imaging Synapses: From Molecule to Function
Jun Nishiyama, M.D., Ph.D. (Asst. Prof. Program in Neuroscience and Behavioral Disorders, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore)
06/07/2019 The chemistry and genetics of flavor preferences in tomato
Prof. Harry J. Klee (Horticultural Sciences Department, University of Florida, USA)
06/06/2019 Arabinoxylan degradation by the human gut bacterium Bacteroides intestinalis
Prof. Isaac Cann (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)

May, 2019

05/09/2019 Stem cell regulation in the Arabidopsis root vascular cambium
Dr. Ari Pekka Mähönen (Institute of Biotechnology, HiLIFE, University of Helsinki)

March, 2019

03/19/2019 Circadian Timing Mechanisms in Seasonal Flowering and Plant-Pollinator Interaction
Dr. Takato Imaizumi(Department of Biology, University of Washington, USA)
03/18/2019 FUS-mediated miRNA deregulation defines underlying vulnerability in ALS and FTD
Dr.Shuo-Chien LING (Department of Physiology, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore)
03/12/2019 Disease control in shrimp aquaculture: Litopenaeus vannamei heat shock proteins (LvHSPs) enhance resistance to acute hepatopancreatic necrosis disease (AHPND) by activating shrimp innate immunity
Dr. Anchalee Tassanakajon(Center of Excellence for Molecular Biology and Genomics of Shrimp, Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University )

February, 2019

02/22/2019 1) Floral stem cell maintenance by CLAVATA signaling involves PcG mediated silencing of genes in differentiation program 2) Active DNA demethylation and anti-silencing in plants
1) Dr. Sun Bo (School of Life Sciences, Nanjing University, China) 2) Dr. Honggui La (Department of biochemistry and molecular biology, Nanjing Agricultural University, China)
02/04/2019 Overview of research on 1'S-1-acetoxychavicol acetate(ACA)
Dr. Noor Hasima Binti A K Nagoor Pitchai (Institute of Science Biology(Genetics), Faculty of Science, University of Malaya)