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* VTLSS Schedule Fall 2017.pdf
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Perry

Dr. George Perry,  Hosted by Dr. Bin Xu

September 1 in the Fralin Auditorium, Fralin Hall 102

Role of Mitochondia in the Oxidative Stress of Alzheimer's Disease

This seminar will be livestreamed here. The video will be archived on the speaker’s seminar page, and on the Fralin Life Science Institute YouTube channel.

Noji

Dr. Steve Mansoorabadi,  Hosted by Dr. Pablo Sobrado

September 8 in the Fralin Auditorium, Fralin Hall 102

Mechanistic and Biosynthetic Studies of Methanogenesis and Bioluminescence

This seminar will be livestreamed here. The video will be archived on the speaker’s seminar page, and on the Fralin Life Science Institute YouTube channel.

Noji

Dr. Andrew Liu,  Hosted by Dr. Shihoko Kojima

September 15 in the Fralin Auditorium, Fralin Hall 102

Circadian Clocks and Cell Physiology: Circle of Life

This seminar will NOT be livestreamed.

 
Baumgart

Dr. Tobias Baumgart, Hosted by Dr. Daniel Capelluto

September 22 in the Fralin Auditorium, Fralin Hall 102

Mechanisms of Membrane Curvature Generation

This seminar will NOT be livestreamed or archived.

 

Noji

Dr. Marcus Wilson,  Hosted by Dr. Carla Finkielstein

September 29 in the Fralin Auditorium, Fralin Hall 102

Accelerating the Development of Relevant Evidence in Healthcare

This seminar will be livestreamed here. The video will be archived on the speaker’s seminar page, and on the Fralin Life Science Institute YouTube channel.

Noji

Dr. Paul Kenney,  Hosted by Dr. G. Hodes

October 6 in the Fralin Auditorium, Fralin Hall 102

Habenular regulation of nicotine intake

This seminar will be livestreamed here. The video will NOT be archived.

 
Noji

Dr. Jennifer Weller, Hosted by Dr. Carla Finkielstein

October 13 in the Fralin Auditorium, Fralin Hall 102

Bioinformatics funding at the National Science Foundation: the Advances in Biological Informatics program 

This seminar will NOT be livestreamed. It will be recorded and uploaded to the speaker's seminar page and the Fralin Life Science Institute YouTube channel.

 
Noji

Dr. Julie Canman,  Hosted by Dr. Daniela Cimini

October 20 in the Fralin Auditorium, Fralin Hall 102

Cytokinetic diversity and the mechanisms that promote robust cell division

This seminar will NOT be livestreamed or archived.

 
Noji

Dr. Dan Klessing,  Hosted by Dr. John McDowell

October 27 in the Fralin Auditorium, Fralin Hall 102

Salicylic acid and its binding proteins at the crossroads of plant and human health

This seminar will be livestreamed here. It will NOT be archived.

 
Noji

Dr. Daniel Barbash,  Hosted by Dr. Igor Sharakhov

November 3 in the Fralin Auditorium, Fralin Hall 102

Heterochromatin variation in Drosophila

This seminar will NOT be livestreamed.

 
Noji

Dr. Charles Wolgemuth,  Hosted by Dr. J. Chen

November 10 in the Fralin Auditorium, Fralin Hall 102

Socialism vs. Rugged Individualism:  Strengths and weaknesses in collective migration

This seminar will be livestreamed here. The video will be archived on the speaker’s seminar page, and on the Fralin Life Science Institute YouTube channel.

Nakshatri

Dr. Harikrishna Nakshatri,  Hosted by Dr. J. Josan

November 17 in the Fralin Auditorium, Fralin Hall 102

Evolving concepts of normal breast heterogeneity and its impact on tumor/metastasis characterization

This seminar will be livestreamed here. The video will be archived on the speaker’s seminar page, and on the Fralin Life Science Institute YouTube channel.

Noji

Dr. John Meitzen,  Hosted by Dr. C. Thompson

December 1 in the Fralin Auditorium, Fralin Hall 102

Sex Differences in Striatal Neurons

This seminar will be livestreamed here. The video will be archived on the speaker’s seminar page, and on the Fralin Life Science Institute YouTube channel.

Noji

Dr. Ry Young,  Hosted by Dr. Birgit Scharf

December 8 in the Fralin Auditorium, Fralin Hall 102

Phage Lysis: Do We Have the Hole Story Yet?

This seminar will be livestreamed here. The video will be archived on the speaker’s seminar page, and on the Fralin Life Science Institute YouTube channel.