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Seminar Series

CDB Monday Seminars

Current 2018 Fall Calendar

Current 2019 Spring Calendar

Join us most Mondays at 12:15 pm in 1220 MRB III.

Monday’s weekly seminars are on a cutting-edge topics in Cell or Developmental Biology, as well as Stem Cell and Epithelial Biology.

Visiting speakers are invited from a variety of institutions through-out the US.  The seminar takes place almost every Monday during the Fall and Spring semesters.

Fall 2018 Seminars

September 17: Young-Goo Han, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, “Making bigger and folded brains: conserved functions of Hedgehog signaling”  Flyer

September 24: Prashanth Rangan, University of Albany, “Launching the next generation: Production and quality control of maternal mRNAs” Flyer

October 1: Sadie Wignall, Northwestern University, “Building a spindle and segregating chromosomes without centrosomes: Oocyte meiosis in C. elegans”  Flyer

October 8: Jennifer Zallen, HHMI Sloan Kettering Institute, “Signals, forces, and cells: Decoding tissue morphogenesis”  Flyer

October 22: Jennifer Gutzman, University of Wisconsin, “Building the Vertebrate Brain: From Cell Shape to Tissue Shape”  Flyer

October 29: Marco Sotomayor, Ohio State, “Revealing the structure and dynamics of cadherin assemblies involved in morphogenesis and hearing”  Flyer

November 5: Carole Parent, University of Michigan, “Exosomes as key regulators of neutrophil chemotaxis”

November 12: Valentina Greco, Yale University, “Principles of tissue dynamics and function captured by live imaging” Flyer

November 26: Michael Cousin, University of Edinburgh, “Activity-Dependent Bulk Endocytosis at the Presynapse”  Flyer

December 3: Nika Danial, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School “Metabolic control of beta-cell inflammation” Flyer

December 17: Ken Yamada, NIH, hosted by PDB and CMB