Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics
141 Chalmers Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506
785-532-6121
785-532-7278 fax
biochem@k-state.edu



Biotechnology Core Facility
206 Burt Hall
785-532-5956
785-532-6297 fax



Biomolecular NMR Facility
37 Chalmers Hall
785-532-2345

BMB Department Seminars

Spring 2014

poster (pdf)

Wednesdays at 4 p.m. in 120 Ackert Hall
or
Thursdays at 4 p.m. in 13 Leasure Hall

Coffee and cookies available at 3:30 p.m. in 168 Chalmers Hall.
Note: Time and location may differ; see abstract for more information.

Date
Speaker
Affiliate
Title/PDF abstract
Thursday
January 30

Samuel Bouyain

Molecular Biology and Biophysics
University of Missouri, Kansas City

Contactin/protein tyrosine phosphatase complexes in the nervous system

Wednesday
February 5

TBA

 

 

Wednesday
February 12
Canceled

David Kaplan
Stern Family Professor of Engineering
Director, Bioengineering and Biotechnology Center

Biomedical Engineering
Tufts University

Dynamic properties of fibrous proteins

Thursday
February 20

Sherry Fleming

Division of Biology
Kansas State University

2-glycoprotein I tolls through the intestine: understanding the triggers of ischemia/reperfusion injury

Thursday
February 27

Chris Culbertson

Chemistry
Kansas State University

Demonstration of Rapid Single Cell Analysis on Simple Microfluidic devices: Analysis on Nitric Oxide Expression

Wednesday
March 5

TBA

 

 

*Thursday
March 13

*Date Change

Jose Rizo-Rey
Virginia Lazenby O'Hara Chair in Biochemistry

Biophysics, Biochemistry, Pharmacology
University of Texas, Southwestern
Medical Center

Reconstituting basic steps of the mechanism of neurotransmitter release

Wednesdayy
March 20

Spring Break

 

 

Thursday
March 27

Ken Ritchie

Physics
Purdue University

Single molecule imaging in live cells

Thursday
April 3

Om Prakash
Director, NMR Facility

Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics
Kansas State University

Understanding Molecular Recognition & Catalytic Function of a Protease, an Essential Enzyme for Replication & Maturation of Norovirus

Wednesday
April 9

Wompil Im

Molecular Biosciences
University of Kansas

Toward Glycan Structure Modeling

Wednesdayy
April 16
Canceled

Phyllis Hanson

Cell Biology and Physiology
Washington University in St. Louis

Lumenal vesicle formation in the endocytic pathway

Wednesday
April 23

Rohit Pappu
Director, Center for Biological Systems Engineering

Biomedical Engineering
Washington University in St. Louis

Biophysical complexities of polyglutamine aggregation

Thursday
May 1
*Cookies 3:45p
Leasure Hall
Steve Lory

Microbiology and Immunobiology
Harvard University

Survival of the fittest: Genome-wide detection of virulence and host recognition determinants in Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Wednesday
May 7

Chris Overall

Oral Biological & Medical Sciences
University of British Columbia

Deciphering Molecular Pathways of Inflammation and Cancer by Tissue Proteomics and Degradomics