Calendar of Events

Professor Camelia Maier, Ph.D., presents her research to the public during TWU's Pioneer Research at the Mall event.
Professor Camelia Maier, Ph.D., presents her research to the public during TWU's Pioneer Research at the Mall event. Photo by Michael Modecki.

Fall 2018

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Date  

Speaker NameUniversityHostTitle of TalkBiology Department 4 p.m. Speaker
Aug. 31 Introductions   TWU-Biology Department  Introductions Catalina Pislariu
Sept. 7 Matt Moustakas TWU-EHS Department  Lab safety refresher game day Camelia Maier
Sept. 14 Todd Castoe UTA Mills  Insights into regeneration and vertebrate genome biology from an extreme model system - snakes  Nat Mills
Sept. 21 Zachary Campbell UTD Averitt  The dynamic landscape of nascent protein synthesis in pain sensing neurons Sandra Westmoreland
Sept. 28 Juliet Spencer TWU Biology Department  The curious case of cytomegalovirus and chemokine signaling Juliet Spencer
Oct. 5 Pete Douglas  UTSW Gumienny  Stress-mediated actin phosphorylation in pathogenesis and age Heather Conrad-Webb
Oct. 12 Michelle Arnold LSU Hanson  Rotavirus inhibition of the host innate immune response; I Laura Hanson
Oct. 19 Celebration of Science  n/a  n/a  n/a n/a 
Oct. 26 Harlan Jones UNTHSC  Hanson  Role of corticotropin releasing factor in the resistance of pathogenesis of Streptococcus pneumoniae  DiAnna Hynds
Nov. 2 Jill Castoe and Justin Dalton Illumina Gumienny Alternative Careers in Science - an Illumina-ted Perspective Tina Gumienny
Nov. 9 Alakananda Basu UNTHSC  Hanson  Act of survival: PKC epsilon and TOR signaling in AKTion  Dayna Averitt
Nov. 16 Amon Gekombe TWU-Graduate Student Bergel Anti-proliferative activity of novel amidoximes in human and murine malignant cell lines and in mouse mammary carcinoma Michael Bergel
Nov. 23 Thanksgiving Holiday  n/a  n/a  n/a  n/a
Nov. 30 Daniela Nicastro, Ph.D. UTSW Maier Probing the molecular organization of cells and organelles using cryo-electron microscopy Chris Brower
Dec. 7 Biology Graduation Party  n/a  n/a  n/a  n/a

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