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DEPARTMENT OF GENETICS AND DEVELOPMENT SEMINARS

FACULTY SEMINAR SERIES

SPRING 2016


Seminars are held on Tuesdays at 4:00pm

*HHSC Room-301 unless otherwise noted.

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DATE SPEAKER/AFFILIATION
TOPIC
HOST
1/19/2016

Wenqi Wang, Ph.D.

Instructor

Department of Experimental Radiation Oncology,

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

"Systemic Investigation of Key Survival and Growth Pathways in Organ Size Control and Cancer Development"

Gerard Karsenty
1/26/2016

Luke Berchowitz, PhD

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Koch Cancer Institute

 

"The Role of RNA-binding Amyloid-like Assemblies in the Cell Cycle"
Gerard Karsenty
2/2/2016

Titia de Lange, PhD

Leon Hess Professor, Laboratory of Cell Biology and Genetics, Rockefeller University

Profile link

"Telomeres and genome instability in cancer”

Alberto Ciccia

JOINT SEMINAR

Genetics & Development Dept

and Columbia Aging Center

2/9/2016

Serkan Kir, PhD

Department of Cancer Biology

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute,

Harvard Medical School

"Finding New Players and Novel Mechanisms in Cancer Cachexia"

Gerard Karsenty
2/23/2016

Ying Lu, PhD

Department of Systems Biology

Harvard Medical School

"Structure and dynamics in ubiquitin-mediated protein degradation"

Gerard Karsenty

2/25/2016

*ICRC

1st floor,

Auditorium

3:00PM

Jihye Yun, PhD

Weill cornell Medicine,

Meyer Cancer Center

"Vitamin C, Sugar and Colorectal Cancer"

Gerard Karsenty
3/1/2016

Matthew D. Weitzman, PhD

Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

The Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia & University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

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"Dynamic Interactions on Virus and Host Genomes During Infection"

Rodney Rothstein

 

3/15/2016

Andrew J. Ewald, PhD

Associate Professor

Department of Cell biology, Oncology and Biomedical Engineering School of Medicine

Johns Hopkins University

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"Mechanisms Driving Normal Epithelial Development and Breast Cancer Metastasis"

Frank Costantini

3/22/2016

*ICRC

Auditorium

1st floor

1:00pm

Lee Goldman, MD

Executive Vice President and Dean of the Faculties of Health Sciences and Medicine; Chief Executive, Columbia University Medical Center

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“Too Much of a Good Thing:

The Modern Downside of Human Success”

Gerard Karsenty
4/5/2016

 

SEMINAR CANCELLED

 

CANCELLED

 

 

CANCELLED

4/12/2016

Iswar Hariharan, PhD

 Professor of Cell & Developmental Biology

University of California, Berkeley

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"Genetic regulation of growth and regeneration"

Laura Johnston

4/14/2016

*ICRC

Auditorium

1st floor

2:00pm

Pawel K. Mazur, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

Stanford University

Department of Genetics

mazurlab.com

"Mechanisms of pancreatic tumorigenesis and drug resistance"
Gerard Karsenty
4/19/2016

Andrew Goodman, PhD

Associate Professor

Microbial Sciences Institute, Department of Microbial Pathogenesis, Yale University School of Medicine

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“Causes and consequences of interpersonal microbial variation”

Mimi Shirasu-Hiza
4/26/2016

Duojia Pan, PhD

professor of molecular biology and genetics at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

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Hippo Signaling in Growth Control and Beyond”
     Ben Ohlstein
5/3/2016

Taran Gujral, PhD

Research Professor

Department of Systems Biology

Harvard Medical School

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"Systems approaches for understanding metastasis and drug resistance in cancer"
Angela Christiano
5/24/2016

Andre Nussenzweig, PhD

Center for Cancer Research

National Cancer Institute

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"Mechanisms of Genome Stability"
Alberto Ciccia

6/21/2016

*ICRC

Auditorium

1st floor

4:00pm

 

Fabrizio d'Adda di Fagagna

IFOM Foundation - FIRC Institute of Molecular Oncology Foundation
Milan, Italy

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DNA damage response activation in cancer and ageing and the role of non coding RNAs
Alberto Ciccia

 

       

                          



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