Seminars are at 11:00 AM, room 2108, Chemical and Nuclear Engineering Building. Everybody is welcome to attend. To meet the speaker please contact the host or Helim Aranda-Espinoza.

Bioengineering Seminar Series

Date

Speaker

Host

 

September 5

Enzymatic symmetry breaking: How does Topoisomerase IV distinguish left from right? (Abstract)

Keir Neuman

National Institutes of Health

 

Seog

 

September 12

Designing Biological Systems — Harnessing Ion Transport (Abstract)

David LaVan

Yale University

 

Aranda

 

September 19

Magnetically Guided Navigation of Catheters within the Body: The Development of a Clinical Tool for Cardiology and Neurosurgery (Abstract)

George T. Gillies

University of Virginia

 

 

Aranda

 

September 26

Identification and Characterization of Regulatory Structures in the Human Genome (Abstract)

Zhiping Weng

Boston University

 

Salzberg

 

October 3

Biomaterials and Molecular Signaling in Engineered Tissues (Abstract)

John Fisher

University of Maryland

 

Kofinas

 

October 10

Molecular Mechanisms of Circadian Rhythms in Neuronal Activity

Andrea Meredith

University of Maryland Shool of Medicine

 

Aranda 

 

October 17

Gliogenesis and Glial Regeneration in the Developing and Injured Brain

Vittorio Gallo

Children’s National Medical Center

 

Aranda

 

October 24

Bacteriophage DNA Packaging Nanomotor

Lindsay Black

University of Maryland School of Medicine

 

Kofinas

 

October 31

Repairing Spinal Cord Injury: Strategies and Challenges

Herbert Geller

National Institutes of Health

 

Aranda

 

November 7

Intermediate Filaments: Structure and Function in Striated Muscle

Robert Bloch

University of Maryland School of Medicine

 

Shah

 

November 14

Hemodynamics, Atherosclerosis Susceptibility, and Endothelial Phenotype in vivo

Peter Davies

University of Penssylvania

 

Aranda

 

November 21

Microarrays: Hybridization and Applications

Stefan Bekiranov

University of Virginia

 

Aranda

November 28

 TBA

 

December 5

RAE outline

John Fisher & Peter Kofinas

 

 

February 13

TBA

Don W. Cleveland

University of California, San Diego

 

Shah