BMB Department Seminars Spring 2024

Wednesdays at 4 p.m. in 120 Ackert Hall

Coffee and Cookies available at 3:45 p.m. in Chalmers 168

Speaker

Title/PDF Abstract

January 24

Valentina Trinetta
Animal Sciences and Industry
Kansas State University

Understanding Microbial Communities for Food Safety and Food Quality

January 31

Edgar Cahoon
Biochemistry
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
To Grow or Die: Sphingolipid Homeostatic Regulation

February 7

Zachary DeMars
MRI Global
Kansas City, Missouri
MRIGlobal: Innovative Solutions for Challenging Problems

February 14

Kristopher Silver
Entomology
Kansas State University
Roles of Extracellular Vesicles as Mediators of RNA Interference Responses in Insects

February 21

Sanju Sanjaya
Director of Biology and Agricultural and Environmental Research Station
West Virginia State University
Molecular Mechanisms of Heavy Metal Stress Tolerance in Plants

February 28

Xuemin (Sam) Wang
Biology
University of Missouri, St. Louis and Danforth Plant Science Center

Lipid Signaling and Engineering to Improve Plant Resilience to Challenging Environments

March 6

Michael Veerman
Biology
Kansas State University

March 13 - Spring Break

No Seminar

March 20

Christy Hagan
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
University of Kansas Medical Center

March 27

Stepahnie Hall
Anatamy and Physiology
Kansas State University

April 3

Ruthie Angelovici
Biological Sciences
University of Missouri

April 10

Mary Markiewicz
Microbiology, Molecular Genetics and Immunology
University of Kansas Medical Center

April 17

Hang Lu
School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology

April 24

Tania Lupoli
Chemistry
New York Universtiy

May 1

Haobo Jiang
Entomology & Plant Pathology
Oklahoma State University

Coordination of immune responses by a system of serine proteases and their homologs in Manduca and beyond