Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics
141 Chalmers Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506
785-532-7278 fax

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

Biomolecular NMR Facility
37 Chalmers Hall

Graduate Biochemistry Group Student Seminars

Spring 2014

Mondays at 4:30 p.m. in 114 Burt Hall

Coffee and cookies available at 4:15 p.m. in 168 Chalmers Hall.

February  2  Susan WhitakerThermally Induced Conformational Transitions in Nascent Branched Amphiphilic Peptide Capsules
February  9 Lynn SchragNovel evidence that crosstalk between the complement, coagulation and fibrinolysis proteolytic cascades is involved in mobilization of hematopoietic stem/progenitor cells (HSPCs)
February  16 Riley EvansTC-PTP directly interacts with connexin43 to regulate gap junction intercellular communication 
February  23 Catherine KornackiProgress in the production of improved biofuels: Enhancing the production of acetyl-TAGs in a transgenic oil seed crop
March  2 Nicole GreenNSF GK-12 EIDRoP: An inquiry into the remote using Drosophila
March  9 Jordan WoehlThe Extracellular Adherence Protein from Staphylococcus aureus Inhibits the Classical and Lectin Pathways of Complement by Blocking Formation of the C3 Pro-Convertase
March  16 Spring Break 
March  23 Yan Shipelskiy

Mechanism of Gram-Positive Bacterial Heme Acquisition

March  30 Aritri Majumdar

Transport and Utilization of Carbohydrates
by Caulobacter crescentus in Nutrient Poor Habitats

April  6 Mark Boatwright 
April  13 Randi Wise


April  20 Karanbir Aulakh


April  27 Qasim Al Souhail


May  4 Prashant Wani