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Department of Biological Engineering

Seminars

BE Seminar Series Academic Year 2008-2009

All seminars will be presented in Rm. 32-141, unless otherwise noted, at 4:05pm.

Date Speaker Topic Host(s)
September 18
Pamela Silver
Harvard Medical School Systems Biology Dept
Modeling, predicting and rebuilding cell behavior Douglas Lauffenburger
October 09 Darrell Irvine
MIT
Engineering immunity: using materials to prod and probe the immune system Douglas Lauffenburger
October 16
CANCELLED
Rocky Tuan
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
Adult stem cells and nanomaterials in skeletal tissue engineering and regeneration Alan Grodzinsky
October 23 John Leong
UMASS Medical School
Actin up: pathogenic E. coli stimulate actin assembly in mammalian cells David Schauer
October 30 Jongyoon Han
MIT
Nano/microfluidic tools for molecular and cellular analysis Douglas Lauffenburger
November 20 Matthew Lang
MIT
Advances in single molecule biophysics, studies of actin machinery and the force generation mechanism of kinesin Douglas Lauffenburger
December 04 Boris Akhremitchev
Duke University
Single molecule force spectroscopy measurements of specific and non-specific interactions: accurate quantification of kinetic parameters Krystyn Van Vliet
December 11
Wogan Lecture
John Groopman
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

A toxin viral conspiracy in human liver cancer pathogenesis

Steven Tannenbaum
February 19 Katharina Ribbeck
Harvard Center for Systems Biology
Biogels, from nuclear pores to tissue films Douglas Lauffenburger
February 26 Christopher Love
MIT
Meet the Love Lab Dane Wittrup
March 05 Mike Laub
MIT
Mapping and Rewiring Signaling Pathways in Bacteria Douglas Lauffenburger
March 19
Harris Lecture
William G. Nelson
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
TBA Peter Dedon and Leona Samson
April 02 Jan Ellenberg
EMBL Heidelberg

Quantitative time-lapse imaging identifies new mitosis genes and reveals cytoskeleton dynamics in meiosis

Mark Bathe
April 09
CANCELLED
Alan Fersht
Cambridge University
TBA Alan Jasanoff
April 23 Andrea Califano
Irving Cancer Research Center, Columbia University
Use of cell-context-specific molecular interaction maps to identify master regulators of human malignancies Ernest Fraenkel
April 30 Rocky Tuan
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
Adult stem cells and nanomaterials in skeletal tissue engineering and regeneration Alan Grodzinsky

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