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

Fall 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
Wednesday
August 27
Jeroen RoelofsDivision of Biology
Kansas State University
The Role of Proteasome-specific Chaperones and Quality Control in Assembly of the Proteasome
Thursday
September 4
Mark FisherBiochemistry and Molecular Biology
University of Kansas Medical Center
The Spear of Anthrax Comes into View
Thursday
September 11
Laura HansenBiomedical Sciences
Creighton University, Omaha, NE
HER2-Regulated Signaling in Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Wednesday
September 17
Brian BlaggMedicinal Chemistry
University of Kansas
Hsp90 Inhibitors: Past, Present, and Future
Wednesday
September 24
Bradley OlsonDivision of Biology
Kansas State University
Peering into the Pond for Clues to Multicellularity
Wednesday
October 1
Philip HardwidgeDiagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology
Kansas State University
Enterotoxigenic E. coli: Inter-kingdom Signaling, Innate Immunity, and Vaccinology
Wednesday
October 8
Frank WhitePlant Pathology
Kansas State University
Host and Pathogen Adaptations to Transcription-mediated Disease Susceptibility in Plants
Wednesday
October 15
Phyllis HansonCell Biology and Physiology
Washington University in St. Louis
Lumenal Vesicle Formation in the Endocytic Pathway
Thursday
October 23
Scott HeftyMolecular Biosciences
University of Kansas
Structural Proteomics for Functional Insights to Chlamydia
Thursday
October 30
Joseph KlebbaBiochemistry and Biophysics
University of California, San Francisco
Cancer Center
Analysis of Polo-like Kinase 4 (PLK4) Regulation and Role in Centriole Biogenesis
Wednesdayy
November 5
Joanna SluskyMolecular Biosciences
University of Kansas
The ins and outs of membrane proteins.
Thursday
November 13
Ryan RaffertyChemistry
Kansas State University
Natural Products: Total Synthesis, Biosynthetic Elucidation, Structural Remodeling, and Therapeutic Agent Discovery
Wednesday
November 19
Hageman Lecture
Elliot Meyerowitz
George W. Beadle Professor of Biology
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Division of Biology and Biological Engineering
California Institute of Technology
Physical as well as Chemical Signals Control Plant Development
Thursday
November 27
Thanksgiving Holiday  
Thursday
December 4
Olgun GuvenchPharmaceutical Sciences
University of New England
Portland, ME
Developing Atomic-Resolution Understanding of Protein:Carbohydrate Interactions in CD44:Cell Matrix Association
Wednesday
December 10
Howard CrawfordCancer Biology
Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
Mechanisms Controlling the Formation of Pancreatic Cancer Precursors