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MCB Events This Week

April 20 - 9:00 a.m. - Room 100, LSC

Jonathan Lo - Thesis Presentation
“Electron Metabolism and Ethanol Formation in Clostridium thermocellum and Thermoanaerobacterium saccharolyticum”
Biology Thesis Presentation
Advisor: Lee Lynd

April 20 - 3:00 p.m. - Vail 614

Rudolf K. Thauer, Ph.D. - Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology
“Flavin-Based Electron Bifurcation: The Key to the Energy Metabolism of Acetogenic Bacteria”
Biology Seminar
Host: Jonathan Lo

April 20 - 4:00 p.m. - Chilcott Auditorium

Joshua J. Obar, Ph.D. - Montana State University
“Aspergillus fumigatus Strain Specific Lung Damage Regulates Anti-Fungal Innate Immunity”
Micro/Immuno Seminar
Host: Brent Berwin

April 21-22 - Alumni Hall, Hopkin Center

8th Annual Dartmouth Integrative Biology Symposium
To register: http://cancer.dartmouth.edu/res/ibs.html
For more info: Carolee.Crossman@Dartmouth.edu

April 21 - 4:00 p.m. - Borwell 658W

William C. Faquin, M.D., Ph.D. - Harvard Medical School
“HPV in Head and Neck Cancer”
Pathology Res/Rev Seminar

April 22 - 9:00 a.m. - Room 100, LSC

Derek E. Lee - Thesis Presentation
“Giraffe Demography in the Fragmented Tarangire Ecosystem”
Biology EEB Thesis Presentation
Advisor: Doug Bolger

April 22 - 4:30 p.m. - Room 201, LSC

John M. Fryxell, Ph.D. - University of Guelph
“Apparent Competition and the Population Viability of Woodland Caribou”
Biology EEB Seminar
Host: Derek Lee

April 23 - 10:00 a.m. - Fuller Boardroom, DHMC

Rishika De - Thesis Presentation
“Detecting, Characterizing and Interpreting Gene-Gene Interactions Associated with Metabolic Traits”
Genetics Thesis Presentation
Advisor: Jason Moore

April 23 - 3:00 p.m. - Auditorium G, DHMC

William K. Scott, Ph.D. - University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine
“Vitamin D Deficiency, Parkinson Disease, and Gene-Environment Interaction”
Genetics Seminar
Host: Rishika De

April 24 - 10:00 a.m. - Vail 614

Bin Wang - Thesis Presentation
“Functional Dissection of the White Collar Comples in Neurospora crassa”
Genetics Thesis Presentation
Advisor: Jay Dunlap

April 24 - 10:00 a.m. - Chilcott Auditorium

Ruth Kabeche - Thesis Presentation
“Eisosomes Organize the Yeast Plasma Membrane”
Biochemistry Thesis Presentation
Advisor: Jamie Moseley

April 24 - 2:30 p.m. - Chilcott Auditorium

Charles Hoffman, Ph.D. - Boston College
“Fission for Chemical Modulators of cAMP Signaling”
Biochemistry Seminar
Host: Ruth Kabeche

April 24 - 4:00 p.m. - Room 201, LSC

Thomas J. Beatty, Ph.D. - University of British Columbia
“Gene Transfer Agents (GTAs): Viral Progenitors or Revamped Phages?”
Biological Cramer Seminar
Host: Olga Zhaxybayeva

April 26 - 10:00 a.m. - Vail 614

Ethan Lee, M.D., Ph.D. - Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
“The Way Wnt Works: A Biochemical Approach to Study Wnt Signal Transduction”
Genetics Seminar
Hosts: Ofelia Tacchelly-Benites and Eungi Yang

April 27 - 10:00 a.m. - 758W Borwell

Kiah Sanders - Thesis Presentation
“Intracellular Immunotherapy of Aggressive, Metastatic Cancer Utilizing Toxoplasma gondii”
Micro/Immuno Thesis Presentation
Advisor: David Bzik

April 27 - 4:00 p.m. - Borwell 658W

Stephanie K. Dougan, Ph.D. - Harvard Medical School and Dana Farber Cancer Institute
“Transnuclear Mice as Models of Anti-tumor Immunity”
Micro/Immuno Seminar
Host: David Bzik


McCollum Colloquium on May 4 - Speaker Dr. Arturo Casadevall
Email Janet.Cheney@Dartmouth.edu for more information


April 23 - 4:00 p.m. - Chilcott Auditorium, Hanover

Matthew Ung - C.Cheng lab, Genetics

Todd Warczak - Guerinot lab, Biology

Shan Chen - Dunlap/Loros lab, Genetics