Fall Term 2013
October 2, 2013William Muller
Department of Biochemistry
McGill University, Quebec, Canada
Oncogene-mediated signal transduction in transgenic models of breast cancer
Host: Siva Kolluri
October 16, 2013Steve DiFazio
Department of Biology
West Virginia University
Population Genomics of Populus trichocarpa
Host: Steve Strauss
October 30, 2013Jamie Cate
Department of Molecular & Cell Biology
University of California, Berkeley
From Neurospora to yeast: Pathways to sustainable biofuels
Host: Jon Galazka
November 13, 2013Vladimir Botchkarev
Boston University
Epigenetic regulation of Keratinocyte differentiation and reprogramming
Host: Arup Indra
Winter Term 2014
January 8, 2014Vanessa Sperandio
Department of Microbiology
UT Southwestern Medical Center
EHEC sings: Pour some sugar on me

Host: Luiz Bermudez
January 22, 2014Trent Northen
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Metabolic dark matter: mass spectrometry explorations of bacterial metabolism
Host: Steve Giovannoni
February 5, 2014John Taylor
Department of Plant and Microbial Biology
University of California, Berkeley
Population genomics of fungi: divergence, adaptation and genome wide association
Host: Joey Spatafora
February 19, 2014Nick Grishin
Department of Biochemistry
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Is bioinformatics beyond BLAST useful?
Host: Andy KarplusĀ 
March 5, 2014Weihong Qiu
Department of Physics
Oregon State University
Shining Light on the Mechanism of Molecular Motor Proteins
Spring Term 2014
April 2, 2014Robin Buell
Department of Plant Biology
Michigan State University
Exploring the diversity of wild and cultivated potato through genomics
Host: Elizabeth Savory
April 16, 2014Nancy Keller
Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology
University of Wisconsin – Madison
Insights into the fungal secondary metabolome
Host: Joey Spatafora
April 30, 2014No seminar
May 14, 2014Eric Nielsen
Molecular, Cellular, Developmental Biology
University of Michigan
The roles of CSLD proteins in polarized cell wall deposition in Arabidopsis
Host: Valerian Dolja
May, 21, 2014Special Seminar3:30 – 4:30 pm
Crop Science Bldg
Room 122

Biswarup Mukhopadhyay
Department of Biochemistry
Virginia Bioinformatics Institute
Development of biological sulfate reduction and thioredoxin systems and methanogenic archaea
May 28, 2014Colin Johnson
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics
Oregon State University

The Emerging Roles of the Ferlin Family of Proteins in Membrane Trafficking and Human Disease