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Genome Integrity & Structural Biology Laboratory Seminar Series

Genome Integrity & Structural Biology Laboratory

When & Where:

Time Day of Week Location
1:00 p.m. Thursdays Via Zoom or in F193 unless indicated


Date Speaker Topic
February 4 OPEN OPEN
February 11 Bill Copeland DNA Polymerase Gamma, Mitochondrial DNA Deletions, and Disease
February 18 Tom Kunkel Recent Studies of Eukaryotic Nuclear DNA Replication Fidelity
February 25 Brad Klemm Biochemical and Structural Characterization of the Two dGTPase Paralogs from Vibrio cholerae
March 4 Yesenia Rodriguez Modulation of APE1-mediated Repair by Nucleosomes
March 11 Scott Williams Dissecting Topoisomerase 2 (TOP2) Threats to Genomic Integrity
March 18 TAC Guest Speaker Francesca Storici, Georgia Tech (Host: K. Anderson)
March 25 TAC Guest Speaker David Cortez, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine (Host: C. Nadalutti)
April 1 Tori Placentra TBD
April 8 9:00 a.m. TAC Guest Speaker Phillipe Pasero, Instit of Human Genetics, Montpellier, France (Host: B. Klemm)
April 15 Alex Foo Lipid Exchange in Bla g1
April 22 Dmitry Gordenin Signatures of DNA and RNA Editing
April 29 TAC Guest Speaker Dean Jones, Emory University (Host: T. Placentra)
May 6 Zhixiong Zhou How Symmetrical Fidelity Is Achieved for Eukaryotic DNA Replication
May 13 Joonas Jamsen TBD
May 20 9:00 a.m. TAC Guest Speaker Dr. Natalia Gromak, University of Oxford (Host: R. Parsons)
May 27 11:00 a.m. TAC Guest Speaker Nina Papavasiliou, German Cancer Res Ct, Heidelberg (Host: K. Hudson)
June 3 TAC Guest Speaker Kateryna Makova, Penn State (Host: E. Sullivan)
June 10 Lars Pedersen Recent Work by the Xray Crystallography Group
June 17 Matt Longley Mitochondrial DNA Replication
June 24 Kasia Bebenek DNA Polymerases in NHEJ
July 1 Bob Petrovich TBD
July 8 Mario Borgnia TBD
July 15 Cristina Nadalutti TBD
July 22 Eugene DeRose What Can NMR Do For You?
July 29 Paul Doetsch TBD
August 5 Jessica Wojtaszek Molecular Mechanisms of DNA Replication and Repair
August 12   BREAK
August 19 Katie Hudson Glycidamide-Induced Hypermutation in Single-Stranded DNA
August 26 Roel Schaaper Strandedness of Mutations
September 2 Jessica Williams In Vivo Studies of Ribonucleotides Incorporated During DNA Synthesis
September 9 Rajen Prasad TBD
September 16 Natasha Degtyareva TBD
September 23 Eric Sullivan Using an mtDNA Mimic to Evaluate Pol y
September 30 Lalith Perera Molecular Dynamics In Interaction Energy Estimations
October 7 Mercedes Arana DNA Ligase 1 and Its Role In Maintaining Genome Stability
October 14 Ethan Brown TBD
October 21 Geoff Mueller Allergen Characterization
October 28 Anirban Kar TBD
November 4   NIEHS Science Day
November 11 VETERAN'S DAY
November 18 Jungki Min Recent Work Studying Fab/Antigen Interactions
November 25   THANKSGIVING
December 2 Scott Lujan Whole Genome Tracking of DNA Replication
December 9 Margaret Gustafson Developing S. pombe As a Model for mtDNA Replication
December 16   Holiday Party
December 23 BREAK
December 30 BREAK


Date Speaker Topic
January 6 Percy Tumbale Molecular Mechanisms of DNA Replication and Repair
January 13 Bill Beard TBD
January 20 Niketa Bhawsinghka Duplex Sequencing
January 27 Libertad Garcia-Villada Can Transcriptional Mutagenesis-Driven Retromutagenesis Play a Role in the Occurrence of Antibiotic Resistance?
February 3 Amanda Riccio Insight Into the Structure of Mitochondrial Twinkle Helicase Associated With adPEO
February 10 Borgnia Group TBD
February 17 Oya Bermek Molecular Mechanisms of DNA Replication and Repair
February 24 Joseph Dahl Studying Mechanistic Conversation in Eukaryotic Replicases Through Cancer
March 3 Sam Wilson Molecular Mechanisms and Regulation of Base Excision Repair
March 10 Andrea Kaminski TBD
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