August 4, 2010
I-Chu Tseng, M.S., Ph.D.
Greenebaum Cancer Center
University of Maryland
"Molecular Mechanisms Governing Matriptase"
June 1, 2010
Sharon Stack Ph.D.
Professor of Cancer Research and Vice-Chair for Research in the Department of Pathology and Anatomical Sciences
University of Missouri
"Regulation of Adhesion and Proteolysis in the Tumor Microenvironment"
March 5, 2010
Eric Gouaux, Ph.D. (Reilley Lecture Series)
Oregon Health and Science University
"Of Minds and Molecules: How Nerve Cells 'Talk' to Each Other"
"The Astonishing Architecture and Symmetry of Ionotropic Glutamate Receptors"
"Molecules Mechanisms Underpinning the Action of Neurotransmitter Transporters"
March 29, 2010
Kathleen M. Sakamoto, M.D., Ph.D.
Division of Hematology-Oncology
Mattel Children's Hospital, UCLA
Los Angeles, California
"The Role of GM-CSF Signaling and CREB in Myelopoiesis and Leukemogenesis"
March 25, 2010
James Geiger, Ph.D.
Department of Chemistry
Michigan State University
East Lansing, Michigan
"Case Studies in the Stereo-electronic Consequences of Protein/Ligand Interactions: i. The Structure and Substrate Specificity of Glycogen Branching Enzyme and the Mechanism of Color Perception in Vision"
April 24, 2009
Wendy M. Campana, Ph.D.
Department of Anesthesiology
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA
"The Role of LRP-1 in Peripheral Nerve Injury"
March 26, 2009
T. Joseph Kappock
Division of Biology & Biomedical Sciences
West Lafayette, IN
"Burning Acetate and Making Citrate"
November 7, 2008
Keith R. McCrae , M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University
School of Medicine
"Regulation of Angiogenesis by Kininogen: Initial Characterization of Murine Kininogen Deficiency "
Friday, Septemer 26, 2008
Herman Vandenburgh, Ph.D.
Department of Molecular Pharmacology, Physiology & Biotechnology
"High Content Drug Screening with Tissue Engineered Muscle"
Friday, April 25, 2008
Sirinart Ananvoranich, Ph.D.
University of Windsor
"RNA Tools in Toxoplasma "
Friday, April 18, 2008
Enrico Di Cera, M.D.
Roy and Diana Vagelos Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics
Professor of Medicine
Washington University Medical School
St. Louis, MO
Friday, April 11, 2008
David M. Kranz, Ph.D.
Professor of Biochemistry
University of Illinois at Urbana/Champagne
"Structure, Functioning and Engineering of T Cell Receptors "
Friday, November 16, 2007
Cynthia B. Peterson, Ph.D.
The University of Tennessee
M407 Walters Life Sciences Building
"One Step at a Time: Interactions Between Vitronectin and PAI-1"
Monday, November 5, 2007
Thomas Bugge, Ph.D.
Chief, Proteases and Tissue Remodeling Unit
Oral and Pharyngeal Cancer Branch
National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
National Institutes of Health/NIDCR
"Transmembrane Serine Proteases and Their Transmembrane Inhibitors: Balancing Pericellular Proteolysis in Epithelial Development and Carcinogenesis"
Friday, October 12, 2007
Joelle Pelletier, Ph.D.
University of Montreal
"Enzyme Active-site Mutations: Engineering Drug-resistance"
Friday, September 21, 2007
Benjamin F. Cravatt
Department of Cell Biology and Chemistry
The Scripps Research Institute
10550 North Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, CA
"Mapping Biochemical Pathways in Human Disease by Integrated Proteomics and Metabolomics"
Friday, June 15, 2007
Mark Mulvhihill Ph.D.
Associate Director of Chemistry, Oncology
"Oncology Drug Discovery at OSI Pharmaceuticals: The Discovery of a Series of Novel, Highly Potent and Selective Quinolinyl-Derived Imidazopyrazine Insulin-like Growth Factor-I Receptor Inhibitors"
Monday, May 7th, 2007
Craig Townsend, Ph.D.
Alsoph H. Corwin Professor
Departments of Chemistry & Biology & Biophysics
John Hopkins University
"Pursuit of Cancer Chemotherapy in a Research University"
Friday, April 13, 2007
Peter G. W. Gettins, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Structural Biology
Professor, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics
University of Illilnois at Chicago
"New Twists on Serpin-Proteinase Interactions"