Spring 2010 Seminars

Seminars are usually held each Friday at 3:45 PM in 101 Petit Science Center. Refreshments served at 3:30 p.m. prior to the seminar.

Time & Place Speaker Title Host
Fri Feb, 5
3:15 PM
218 NSC
Dr. Hao Xu
Harvard University
Next-Generation Chemical Synthesis: An Enabling Tool for Biomedical Research and Drug Discovery Dr. Al Baumstark
Fri Feb, 12
11:00 AM
218 NSC
Dr. Eileen Kennedy
Harvard University
Chemical stabilization of alpha-helices, beta turns and semi-synthetic proteins Dr. Al Baumstark
Thu Feb, 18
2:30 PM
441 NSC
Dr. Maged Henary
Georgia State University
Novel Near-Infrared Cyanine Dyes:Synthesis and Medical Applications Dr. Al Baumstark
Fri Feb, 19
3:15 PM
218 NSC
Dr. Edwin A. Lewis
Mississippi State University
Deconvoluting the Structural Diversity in G-Quadruplex and i-Motif DNA’s formed in Oncogene Promoter Regions Chemistry Graduate Students Association
Fri Feb, 26
3:15 PM
218 NSC
Dr.Nouri Neamati
University of Southern California
Design and discovery of HIV-1 integrase inhibitors Dr.Binghe Wang
Fri Mar, 5
3:15 PM
218 NSC
Dr. De-en Jiang
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Understanding and Predicting Thiolated Gold Nanoclusters from First Principles Dr.Gangli Wang
Fri Mar, 12
3:15 PM
218 NSC
Dr. Marmorstein
The Wistar Institute
Structure, Chemistry and Evolution of Histone Acetyltransferases Dr.Yujun George Zheng
Fri Mar, 19
3:15 PM
218 NSC
Dr.Andreas Bommarius
Georgia Institute of Technology
Data-driven protein engineering on biocatalysts for redox reactions and condensations Dr.Giovanni Gadda
Fri Mar, 26
3:15 PM
218 NSC
Dr.Peng Chen
Cornell University
Single-molecule dynamics of nanocatalysis and bioinorganic chemistry Dr.Aimin Liu
Fri Apr, 2
3:15 PM
218 NSC
Dr.Anthony Berdis
Case Western Reserve University
Non-Natural Nucleotides as Chemotherapeutic Agents Targeting Aberrant DNA Synthesis Dr.Yujun George Zheng
Fri Apr, 9
3:15 PM
218 NSC
Dr.Syun-Ru Yeh
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Comparative Studies of Human Indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase and Tryptophan Dioxygenase Dr Aimin Liu
Fri Apr, 16
3:15 PM
218 NSC
Dr. Lane A. Baker
Indiana University
Applications of Nanopores: Imaging and Gating Dr.Gangli Wang
Fri Apr, 23
3:15 PM
218 NSC
Dr. Gary Schuster
Georgia Institute of Technology
Oxidative Damage to DNA Dr.Zhen Huang
Fri Apr, 30
3:15 PM
218 NSC
Dr. Chuan He
University of Chicago
Direct DNA demethylation repair and the study of virulence and antibiotic resistance regulation in human pathogens Dr.Zhen Huang.