Research Seminars & Events

May. 3, 11:30am-12:30pm, NE1-205:
Pathobiology Seminar Series: "Extrapulmonary Microvascular Dysfunction in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension", Adriano Tonelli, MD, Associate Staff, Pulmonary Medicine, Respiratory Institute, Cleveland Clinic
May. 3, 2:00pm-3:00pm, NC1-202:
"Regulation of Xenobiotic Receptors PXR and CAR: Implications in Drug Toxicity and Resistance", Cancer Biology Invited Speaker, Taosheng Chen, PhD, PMP, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
May. 4, 12:00pm-1:00pm, NC1-202:
Mechanisms of Immune Dysregulation in Humans, Troy Robert Torgerson, MD PhD Seattle Children's Research Institute Hosted by Drs. Len Calabrese and Rob Fairchild
May. 5, 1:00pm-2:00pm, NE1-205; Stem Cell Biology Seminar:
"Alcohol and neural stem cells: The emerging role of glia on the neurogenic niche", Kimberly Nixon, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Kentucky, College of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Lexington, KY
May. 6, 10:00am-11:00am, NC1-202:
"The skinny on retinoic acid biosynthesis: regulation of energy balance", Cellular and Molecular Medicine Guest Speaker - Joseph L. Napoli, Ph.D., Chair, NST, Ruth Okey Professor of Nutritional Sciences and Toxicology, Department of Nutritional Sciences and Toxicology, University of California, Berkeley, CA
May. 10, 10:00am-11:00am, NC1-202:
"microRNAs and diabetes: from genomics to therapeutics", Cellular & Molecular Medicine - Staff Candidate Praveen Sethupathy, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Genetics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
May. 10, 11:30am-12:30pm, NE1-205:
Pathobiology Seminar Series: "Approaching the Gene-specific Treatment of Autoimmunity at the MIF Locus", Richard Bucala, MD, PhD, Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology), of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases) and of Pathology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
May. 10, 2:00pm-3:00pm, NC1-202:
"Food and Shelter and Cancer Progression", Cancer Biology Invited Speaker, Kelvin Lee, MD, Roswell Park Cancer Institute
May. 17, 12:00pm-1:00pm, NE1-205:
A Novel Epigenetic Signaling Mechanism in the Regulation of Immunity and Stem Cells, Ke Shuai, Ph.D. UCLA School of Medicine Hosted By Dr. Xiaoxia Li - Please note date, time and location
May. 17, 2:00pm-3:00pm, NC1-202:
"MicroRNA-21: from Apoptosis to Necroptosis", Cancer Biology Seminar Series- Presented by Xiaodong Ma, PhD, Project Staff in Li Lab, Department of Cancer Biology.
May. 18, 12:00pm-1:00pm, NC1-202:
Novel Role of NF-kB c-Rel in Regulating Autoimmune Diabetes, Parameswaran Ramakrishnan, Ph.D. Case Western Reserve University Hosted by Dr. Xiaoxia Li
May. 19, 1:00pm-2:00pm, NE1-205; Stem Cell Biology Seminar:
"Carboxylesterases: Novel Therapeutic Targets in Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease", Richard Lehner, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Director, Molecular and Cell Biology of Lipids Research Group, University of Alberta, Canada
May. 20, 10:00am-11:00am, NC1-202:
"NANOG-mediated metabolic reprogramming and epithelial mesenchymal transition in liver tumor-initiating stem-like cells", Cellular and Molecular Medicine Guest Speaker - Dr. Keigo Machida, Associate Professor, Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA
May. 24, 11:30am-12:30pm, NE1-205:
Pathobiology Seminar Series: "Skeletal muscle stem cell regulation by the TRAF6-TAK1 axis", Ashok Kumar, PhD, Professor and Distinguished University Scholar, Department of Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
May. 24, 2:00pm-3:00pm, NC1-202:
"Molecular Motors and Glioblastoma", Cancer Biology Seminar Series- Presented by Steven Rosenfeld, MD, PhD, Staff, Department of Cancer Biology
May. 26, 2:00pm-3:00pm, NE1-205:
"A Lipocentric View of Human Disease", Cellular and Molecular Medicine Midterm Review Seminar by J. Mark Brown, Ph.D., Assistant Staff, Cellular and Molecular Medicine, Lerner Research Institute