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Department of Molecular Biology

College of Agriculture, Life Sciences and Natural Resources

Departmental Seminars


The Molecular Biology Department’s seminar program is one of the very best on campus. We make a strong effort to bring in visiting scientists who can provide a entertaining, enlightening, and current research report on an important area of molecular biology. Shown below is a listing of the current semester’s seminar speakers.


Fall Semester seminars will start at 2:10 pm and are held in the Berry Center Auditorium - Room 138.

 
Molecular Biology Fall 2022 Seminars

Date

 

Speaker & Affiliation

 

Title

 

Host

8/26/2022

 

Dr. Don Jarvis

Department of Molecular Biology, University of Wyoming

 

Introduction to MOLB Seminar

 

Don Jarvis

9/2/2022

 

Dr. Dan Bergstralh

Department of Biology, University of Rochester

 

Depth not Breadth: How do epithelial cells organize in Z

 

Todd Schoborg

9/9/2022

 

Dr. Hong-Gu Kang

Department of Biology, Texas State University

 

A nuclear tRNA-derived fragment triggers immunity in Arabidopsis

 

Eunsook Park

9/16/2022

 

Dr. Katherine Fantauzzo

School of Dental Medicine, University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus

 

Introducing biological specificity downstream of PDGFR signaling

 

David Fay

9/23/2022

 

Dr. Deepti Tanjore

Process Engineering & Analytics, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

 

Microbial Heterogeneity in bioreactors: impact on scale-up of synthetic biology based technologies

*Via Zoom only

 

Grant Bowman

9/30/2022

 

Dr. Matt Welch

Department of Molecular & Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley

 

Manipulation of host cell structures by microbial pathogens

 

Don Jarvis

10/7/2022

 

Dr. Matt Wargo

Department of Microbiology & Molecular Genetics, University of Vermont, Larner College of Medicine

 

Discovering host detection systems in Pseudomonas to understand pathogenesis… and because it’s fun

 

Jason Gigley

10/14/2022

 

Semester Break

 

 

 

 

10/21/2022

 

Dr. Brian Russo

Department of Immunology & Microbiology, University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus

 

Catenins are required for Shigella flexneri intercellular spread

 

Mark Gomelsky

10/28/2022

 

Dr. Niels Ringstad

Department of Cell Biology, NYU Langone Health

 

Developmental mechanisms that endow specialized sensory neurons with their unique physiology

 

David Fay

11/4/2022

 

Dr. Thomas Hermann

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of California, San Diego

 

RNA as a Drug Target and Material

 

Dan Wall

11/11/2022

 

Dr. Christine Szymanski

Department of Microbiology, University of Georgia

 

Ganglioside antibodies, mother’s milk and glycoconjugate vaccines – how are we going to prevent Campylobacter-induced disease

 

Don Jarvis

11/18/2022

 

Dr. Jerry Nick

Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine, National Jewish Health Denver

 

Host and pathogen response to bacteriophage engineered against Mycobacterium abscessus lung infection

 

Don Jarvis

11/25/2022

 

Thanksgiving Break

 

 

 

 

12/2/2022

 

Dr. Naomi Courtemanche

Genetics, Cell Biology, and Development, University of Minnesota

 

Actin filament assembly mediated by formins: All roads lead to the barbed end

 

David Fay

12/9/2022

 

Dr. Sonali Chaturvedi

Gladstone Center for Cell Circutry / Institute of Virology at UCSF

 

Designing antivirals with a high barrier to the evolution of resistance

 

Don Jarvis

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Department of Molecular Biology

University of Wyoming

Department #3944

1000 E. University Ave.

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-3300

Fax: (307) 766-5098

Email: mbiology@uwyo.edu

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