Cell and Molecular Biology Seminars


Fall 2018 Schedule

Unless otherwise noted, all seminars will be held at 12:00 noon in BSB 3.03.02 (Loeffler Room)


August 27, 2018

Growth Factor and Signaling Requirements for Human Capillary Tube Assembly and Maturation

Dr. George Davis, University of Missouri

September 3, 2018

Labor Day - no seminar

September 10, 2018

Mechanism of a Gene to Neural Circuit Pathology Driving Social Dysfunction

Dr. Ilhwan Kim, Duke University

September 17, 2018

Male Reproduction in 2018: Current and Future Challenges

Dr. Jim Smith, University of California San Francisco

September 24, 2018

Combining Chemistry and Biology to Elucidate the Final Piece of the Puzzle in Artemisinin Biosynthesis in Artemisia annua

Dr. Francis Yoshimoto, UTSA

October 1, 2018

iPS Cells: Applications from Embryoid Bodies to Neuroorganoids

Dr. Austin Cooney, University of Texas Dell Medical School

October 8, 2018

New CRISPR Technologies for Targeting RNA

Dr. Patrick Hsu, Salk Institute

October 15, 2018

Stem Cells and Interspecies Chimeras

Dr. Jun Wu, University of Texas Southwestern

October 22, 2018

Modeling Cell Communication in Developing Tissue

Dr. Amina Ann Qutub, UTSA

October 29, 2018

November 5, 2018

Stem Cells and Parkinson’s Disease

Dr. Christopher Navara, UTSA

November 12, 2018

Symmetry from Asymmetry or Asymmetry from Symmetry?

Dr. William Greenleaf, Stanford University

November 19, 2018

Novel Mechanisms Underlying MicroRNA Biology in the Immune System

Dr. Ryan O’Connell, University of Utah

November 26, 2018

Evaluating the Baboon as a Model System for Translational Stem Cell Research

Megan Mahlke, UTSA PhD Student

December 3, 2018

The Role of Thioredoxin in Acinetobacter baumannii Virulence

Holly May, UTSA PhD Student