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Dissertation Defense
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Tuesday, December 19th at 9:30 AM in 512 LH
Petter A. Kropp Graduate Student, Maureen Gannon's Laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Regulation of gene expression in the embryonic pancreas by Oc1 and its impact on postnatal function”
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, December 4th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Sam Centanni Ph.D. Research Fellow, Winder Laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“An insular view of the BNST after chronic alcohol”
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, November 27th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Qiang Wei Ph.D. Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Li Laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
Genomic heterogeneity and polyclonal seeding in colorectal cancer metastasis
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, November 13th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Matthew Dickerson Ph.D. Research Fellow, Jacobson Laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
"Exploring the roles of Ca2+-activated K+ channels in islet function"
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, November 6th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Curtis Hughey Ph.D. Research Fellow, Wasserman Laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
Glucose Fluxes are Coupled to Liver Energy State
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, October 30th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Roxana Loperena Graduate Student, David Harrison's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“The role of STAT3 in monocyte activation during hypertension”
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, October 16th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Emily Walker Ph.D. Research Fellow, Stein Laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
Examining the significance on human islet beta cell function of TFs expressed in a dissimilar patter to rodents
Dissertation Defense
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Monday, October 16th at 1:00 PM in 206 PRB
W. Reid Bolus Graduate Student, Alyssa Hasty's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“The multifaceted role of eosinophils in adipose tissue: from metabolism to allergy”
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, October 9th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Quan Wang Ph.D. Research Fellow, Li Laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
Integrating multidimensional data to boost the translation of GWAS to biology and therapeutics for schizophrenia
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, October 2nd at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Daniel Lark Ph.D. Research Fellow, Wasserman Laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
Local and Systemic Impact of Skeletal Muscle Integrins in the Metabolic Syndrome
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, September 25th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Molly K. Altman Ph.D. Research Fellow, Jacobson Laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
Mechanistic Insights into Glucose Modulation of alpha-cell Glucagon Secretion
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, September 18th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Hai Yang Ph.D. Research Fellow, Li Laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
Unsupervised pattern discovery enables robust assessment of potential functional consequences of noncoding variants
Dissertation Defense
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Tuesday, August 8th at 9:00 AM in 206 PRB
Bethany Carboneau Graduate Student, Maureen Gannon's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Regulation of beta-cell mass expansion by Prostaglandin E2 signaling”
Dissertation Defense
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Friday, July 28th at 10:00 AM in 512 LH
Michael Litt Graduate Student, Roger Cone's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Identification and Characterization of a Cardiomyopathy Syndrome Resulting from Loss of the Melanocortin-4 Receptor”
Dissertation Defense
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Tuesday, July 18th at 10:00 AM in 512 LH
Nicholas Vierra Graduate Student, David Jacobson's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Insights into TALK-1 channel modulation of islet cell calcium homeostasis and hormone secretion”
Dissertation Defense
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Monday, July 10th at 9:30 AM in 206 PRB
Kristen Syring Graduate Student, Richard O'Brien's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Exploring the Role of ZnT8 in Islet Beta Cell Function and Type 2 Diabetes”
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, May 22nd at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Sheridan Carrington (Graduate Student, Cone Laboratory) AND Roxana Loperena (Graduate Student, Harrison Laboratory) Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
Associate Professor, Department of Oncologic Sciences College of Medicine, University of South Florida; Associate Member, Tumor Biology Department, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute AND “Immunogenicity caused by vascular activation: From the endothelium to the monocyte and beyond”
Dissertation Defense
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Monday, May 15th at 1:00 PM in 206 PRB
Adrian G. Cadar Graduate Student, Charles Hong's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
"Titin regulation and maintenance in the cardiac sarcomere"
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, May 15th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Andrew Gordon Graduate Student, John Penn's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Gold Nanorods for the Molecular Imaging of Retinal Neovascular Disease using Optical Coherence Tomography”
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, May 8th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Benjamin Kesler Graduate Student, Gregor Neuert's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
Investigating the dynamics of X-chromosome inactivation in single cells
Dissertation Defense
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Monday, May 1st at 2:00 PM in 206 PRB
Amanda Meyer Graduate Student, Tony Weil's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Mechanisms of Transcription Activation by the DNA-Binding Transfactor Repressor Activator Protein 1 (Rap1) Uncovered Using an Altered DNA-binding Specificity Variant”
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, May 1st at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Nicholas Harris Graduate Student, Danny Winder's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Uncovering novel actions of alpha2a-adrenergic receptors in stress and addiction”
MPB Seminar
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Thursday, April 20th at 9:30 AM in 206 PRB
Julio E. Ayala Ph.D. Associate Professor, Integrative Metabolism Program; Associate Director, Cardiometabolic Phenotyping Core, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute at Lake Nona
Glucagon-like peptide-1: More than meets the islet
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, April 17th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Karin Bosma AND Bethany Dale Graduate Students, O'Brian and Madhur laboratories, respectively, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Exploring the Function of G6PC2 in Pancreatic Islets” AND “Interleukin-21, B cells and Hypertension”
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, April 10th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Christian Marks Graduate Student, Roger Colbran's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Regulatory Roles of a Novel mGlu5-CaMKII Interaction”
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, April 3rd at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Tyler Perfitt Graduate Student, Roger Colbran's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
Direct Interaction Between Autism-linked Proteins Shank3 and CaMKII
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, March 27th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Merla Hubler Graduate Student, Alyssa Hasty's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
A potential role for iron-handling macrophages in adipose insulin resistance
MPB Seminar
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Thursday, March 23rd at 9:30 AM in 206 PRB
Ross Hardison Ph.D. T. Ming Chu Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Pennsylvania State University
ValIdated Systematic IntegratiON: A VISION for epigenomics in Hematopoietic gene regulation
MPB Seminar
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Monday, March 20th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
David Sweatt Ph.D. Professor and Chairman, Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Epigenetic Mechanisms in Memory Formation
MPB Seminar
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Thursday, March 16th at 9:30 AM in 206 PRB
Tobias Meyer Ph.D. Mrs. George A. Winzer Professor in Cell Biology, Chemical and Systems Biology, Stanford University
Live Cell Analysis How Human Cells Decide to Enter and Exit the Proliferative State
Dissertation Defense
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Wednesday, March 15th at 1:00 PM in 206 PRB
Allison Norlander Graduate Student, David Harrison's and Meena Madhur's laboratories, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“SGK1, influenced by salt and IL17A, promotes hypertension and end-organ damage”
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, March 13th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Kristen Syring Graduate Student, Richard O'Brien's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
"Exploring the role of ZnT8 in islet beta cell function and type 2 diabetes"
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, March 6th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Joseph Elsakr (Graduate Student, Gannon Lab) presents “The Effects of In Utero High Fat Diet Exposure on the Endocrine Pancreas of the Offspring” AND Rachana Haliyur (Graduate Student, Powers lab) presents “Determining the mechanism of alpha cell dysfunction in human type 1 diabetes” Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
Dissertation Defense
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Friday, February 24th at 2:00 PM in 214 LH
Christopher Reissaus Graduate Student, David Piston's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
"Regulated Glucagon Secretion from Islet and Pseudo-Islet α‐Cells"
MPB Seminar
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Thursday, February 23rd at 9:30 AM in 206 PRB
John-Stephen Taylor Ph.D. Professor, Chemistry, Washington University, St. Louis
The Role of DNA Sequence and Chromatin Structure in the Formation of UV Signature Mutations Associated with Skin Cancer
Dissertation Defense
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Friday, February 17th at 1:00 PM in 208 LH
Elizabeth A. Ferrick Kiddie Graduate Student, Ronald Emeson's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Kv1.1 RNA Editing: Physiological Roles and its Implications for Episodic Ataxia Type-1”
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, February 13th at 12:00 PM in 512 LH
W. Reid Bolus Graduate Student, Alyssa Hasty's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
"The multifaceted role of eosinophils in adipose tissue: from metabolism to allergy"
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, February 6th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Diane Saunders Graduate Student, Al Powers' laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
"Determining the role of endothelial cells in beta cell proliferation"
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, January 30th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Caleigh Azumaya Graduate Student, Teru Nakagawa's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“High-throughput screening for AMPAR-auxiliary subunit specific modulators”
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, January 23rd at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Erica J. Pruett Anderson Graduate Student, Roger Cone's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“The role of Kcnj13 coupling to MC4R in regulation of energy homeostasis”
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, December 19th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Leslie Roteta Graduate Student, Kasey Vickers' laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Islet-originating HDL-miR-375 in Type 2 Diabetes communication”
Dissertation Defense
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Wednesday, December 14th at 1:00 PM in 512 LH
Courtney Copeland Graduate Student, Anne Kenworthy's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Impact of Novel Caveolin-1 Frameshift Mutants on Caveolae Assembly and Function”
Dissertation Defense
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Monday, December 12th at 9:00 AM in 206 PRB
Megan Capozzi Graduate Student, John Penn's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“The Role of Epoxygenated Fatty Acids in Diabetic Retinopathy”
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, December 12th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Carrie Wiese Graduate Student, Kasey Vickers' laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Inhibition of microRNAs Ameliorated Chronic Kidney Disease-Associated Atherosclerosis”
VIOM Seminar
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Friday, December 9th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Mitchell A. Lazar MD, PhD Willard and Rhonda Ware Professor in Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases, Medicine, Pharmacology, Geonomics and Computational Biology, Cell and Molecular Biology, and Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Transcriptional Regulation of Circadian Rhythms and Metabolism
Dissertation Defense
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Friday, December 9th at 3:00 PM in 206 PRB
Jordan Feigerle Graduate Student, Tony Weil's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Genetic and Biochemical Analysis of the Largest Yeast TFIID Subunit and Elucidation of its Role in Transcription Regulation”
MPB/VBI co-sponsored seminar
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Wednesday, December 7th at 4:10 PM in 1220 MRB III
Joseph F. Cheer PhD Associate Professor, Anatomy and Neurobiology & Psychiatry, University of Maryland, School of Medicine
MPB Seminar
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Thursday, December 1st at 9:30 AM in 206 PRB
James Palis MD Professor, Pediatrics, Hematology, and Oncology, University of Rochester Medical Center
Dissertation Defense
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Thursday, November 17th at 2:00 PM in 206 PRB
Lukasz Wylezinski Graduate Student, Jacek Hawiger's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Activation and Disruption of Brain Microvascular Endothelial Cells by Interleukin 2”
Graduate Student Invited Guest Lecture
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Friday, November 11th at 9:30 AM in 206 PRB
David Harrison MD Professor, Medicine, Director of the Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, November 7th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Elijah Trefts Graduate Student, David Wasserman's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
The role of Integrin-Linked Kinase in Hepatic Glucose Handling
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, October 31st at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Michael Litt Graduate Student, Roger Cone's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
"Cardiac dysfunction due to deletion of the melanocortin 4 receptor"
MPB/VBI co-sponsored seminar
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Wednesday, October 26th at 4:10 PM in 1220 MRB III
Daniele Piomelli PhD, MD (Hon.) Professor and Louise Turner Arnold Chair, Neurosciences, Anatomy and Neurobiology, Pharmacology and Biological Chemistry, University of California, Irvine
The endocannabinoid synapse
MPB Seminar
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Wednesday, October 19th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Katherine Henzler-Wildman PhD Associate Professor, Biochemistry, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Sacrificing efficiency to achieve promiscuity: re-examining the multi drug transport mechanism of EmrE
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, October 17th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Peter Kropp Graduate Student, Maureen Gannon's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Cooperation between Pdx1 and Oc1 establishes competency for pancreatic endocrine cell differentiation and function”
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, October 10th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Ian Williams Graduate Student, David Wasserman's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Assessment of transendothelial insulin efflux with quantitative intravital microscopy”
Vanderbilt Center for Addiction Research
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Thursday, October 6th at 9:30 AM in 206 PRB
Jeremy Day PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Neurobiology, University of Alabama
Neuroepigenetic regulation of brain reward circuitry
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, September 26th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Jason Stephenson Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellow in the Colbran lab, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Effects of a Novel Autism-associated Mutation in CaMKII”
Molecular Biophysics Training Seminar
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Tuesday, September 20th at 12:30 PM in 1220 MRB III
Sanjay Mishra Graduate Student in Mchaourab lab, MPB, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
An eye for an eye... And a heart
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, September 19th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Bethany Carboneau Graduate Student, Maureen Gannon's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, v
“Regulation of β-cell mass expansion by Prostaglandin E2 signaling”
MPB Seminar
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Thursday, September 15th at 9:30 AM in 206 PRB
Robert J. Keenan PhD Associate Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Physics, The University of Chicago
Tail-anchored membrane protein biogenesis
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, September 12th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Isin Cakir Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellow in Roger Cone's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Reversal of diet-induced obesity with histone deacetylase 6 inhibitors”
Dissertation Defense
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Wednesday, August 17th at 9:00 AM in 206 PRB
Brian T. Palmisano Graduate Student, John Stafford's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“CETP Modulates Liver Sex Hormone Signaling to Alter Triglyceride Metabolism in Male and Female Transgenic Mice”
Special Seminar
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Wednesday, August 17th at 10:00 AM in 512 LH
Ruth J.F. Loos PhD Professor and Director, Genetics of Obesity and Related Metabolic Traits, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
The genetics of obesity - beyond common phenotype and genotypes
Special Seminar
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Monday, August 8th at 11:00 AM in 1145 LH
Aaron May PhD Department of Pathobiology and Molecular Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Hormonal influence on insulin transport through the blood-brain barrier
Dissertation Defense
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Wednesday, August 3rd at 1:00 PM in 512 LH
Kayla Boortz Graduate Student, Richard O'Brien's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Exploring the Function of G6PC2 in Pancreatic Islet Beta Cells”
Molecular Biophysics Training Seminar
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Tuesday, June 21st at 12:30 PM in 1220 MRB III
Caleigh Azumaya Graduate Student in Nakagawa Lab, MPB, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
AMPAR auxiliary subunit interactions
MPB Seminar
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Wednesday, June 1st at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Jonathan D. Brown MD Assistant Professor, Cardiovascular Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Chromatin Regulators in Metabolism
MPB Seminar
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Wednesday, May 25th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Gerd A. Blobel MD, PhD Frank E. Weise III Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Mechanisms, Functions, and Therapeutic Potential of Chromatin Looping
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, May 23rd at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Jordan Feigerle Graduate Student, Tony Weil's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
Molecular Genetic Dissection of the TFIID Subunit Taf2 In Saccharomyces cerevisiae
MPB Seminar
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Wednesday, May 18th at 12:00 PM in 618 LH
Paige N. Vinson PhD Director, High-throughput Screening Facility, Biochemistry, Vanderbilt University Medical School
Chemical Tools at Vanderbilt: what, where, how, and why
MPB Seminar
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Wednesday, May 18th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Hiro Furukawa PhD Associate Professor, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Structure and Biology of NMDA Receptors
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, May 16th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Merla Hubler Graduate Student, Alyssa Hasty's laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Adipose tissue macrophages and iron homeostasis”
VIOM Seminar
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Friday, May 13th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Ellen Schur MD, MS Associate Professor, Medicine Weight Loss Management Center, University of Washington
That looks good! Brain regulation of appetite in humans
Special Seminar
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Wednesday, May 11th at 9:30 AM in 436 RRB
Kathleen L. Gould Ph.D. Louise B. McGavock Professor, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology; Associate Dean for Biomedical Sciences ; Director, Vanderbilt International Scholar Program; Director of Graduate Student Support, Vanderbilt University
“Why, When, and How to Obtain the Right Postdoctoral Position for You”
MPB Seminar
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Wednesday, May 11th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Annet Kirabo DVM, MSc, PhD Research Instructor, Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
A Novel Mechanism for Salt-induced Lipid Oxidation in Inflammation and Hypertension
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, May 9th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Sheridan Carrington and Nicholas Harris Graduate Students, Cone/Mchaourab and Winder laboratories, respectively, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Regulation of the inwardly rectifying potassium channel Kir7.1 by G protein Coupled Receptors” AND “Uncovering novel actions of alpha2a-adrenergic receptors in stress and addiction”
MPB Seminar
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Thursday, May 5th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Robin Dowell-Deen DSc Assistant Professor, Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder
Unlocking the power of nascent transcription: RNA Pol II modeling predicts active transcription factors
Graduate Student Invited Guest Lecture
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Wednesday, May 4th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Sudha Biddinger MD, PhD Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School and Children's Hospital Boston
Novel Mediators of Diabetes-Associated Cardiovascular Disease
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, May 2nd at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Amanda Meyer Graduate Student, Weil Lab, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“To activate or not to activate: determining if and how the transcription factor Repressor Activator Protein 1 (Rap1) drives transcription activation”
MPB Seminar
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Friday, April 29th at 9:00 AM in 736 RRB
Margaret M. Stratton PhD Assistant Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Activation-triggered subunit exchange in CaMKII
MPB Seminar
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Wednesday, April 27th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Stephen Buratowski PhD Professor, Biological Chemistry, Harvard Medical School
Coupling transcription with mRNA processing and chromatinmRNA chromatin
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, April 25th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Sarah Collier, BioVU Project Manager, VICTR and Jodell Jackson, HIS Project Manager, VICTR ,
“Enhance your career with VICTR research resources: BioVu and PathLink”
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, April 18th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Roxana Loperena and Elijah Trefts Graduate Students, Harrison and Wasserman Labs, respectively, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“Immunogenicity caused by vascular activation: from the endothelium to the monocyte and beyond” AND “Integrins-Linked Kinase Promotes Hepatic Insulin Resistance”
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, April 11th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Caleigh Azumaya and Tyler Perfitt Graduate Students, Nakagawa and Colbran labs, respectively, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
“AMPA-R auxiliary subunit interactions” and “Potential implications of a novel CaMKII interaction with Shank3”
VIOM Seminar
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Friday, April 8th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Michael Krashes PhD Investigator, Section on Motivational Processes Underlying Appetite; Diabetes, Endocrinology and Obesity Branch, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
Hunger-driven motivational state competition
MPB/VBI co-sponsored seminar
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Wednesday, April 6th at 4:00 PM in 1220 MRB III
Jose Moron-Concepcion Ph.D. Associate Professor, Anesthesiology, Washington University School of Medicine
Pain impacts opioid self-administration and associated motivated behavior
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, April 4th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Kristen Syring Graduate Student, O'Brien Lab, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
Exploring the role of ZnT8 in islet beta cell function and type 2 diabetes
Faculty Candidate Seminar
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Monday, April 4th at 9:00 AM in 206 PRB
Medha Pathak Ph.D. Assistant Researcher, Physiology and Biophysics, University of California, Irvine
Piezo 1: How Neural Stem Cells Channel their Stress
MPB Seminar
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Wednesday, March 30th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
George Hill PhD Distinguished Professor; Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion; Chief Diversity Officer, Vanderbilt University
Inclusive Excellence: Why is it important for your research, your department, our institution, and you?
Faculty Candidate Seminar
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Tuesday, March 29th at 9:00 AM in 206 PRB
Jiansen Jiang PhD Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Genetics, UCLA
A developing view of Tetrahymena telomerase structure and function
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, March 28th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Megan Capozzi Graduate Student, Penn Laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
Epoxygenated fatty acids in diabetes-related retinal inflammation
MPB Seminar
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Wednesday, March 23rd at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Michael G. Rosenfeld MD Professor, Medicine, UCSD, HHMI
Enhancers Ascending--Birth, Life, Death
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, March 21st at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Kim Ramil Montaniel Graduate Student, Harrison Lab, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
The role of miR-762 in Hypertension
Faculty Candidate Seminar
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Wednesday, March 16th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
John Bankston PhD Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Washington, Seattle WA
Tripping up HCN channel regulation through an interaction with an accessory subunit
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, March 14th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Peter Kropp Graduate Student, Gannon Lab, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
Control of both endocrine and exocrine pancreas development by the transcription factor Oc1
MPB Seminar
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Wednesday, March 9th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Stephen Maren PhD Claude H. Everett Jr Chair of Liberal Arts, Professor of Psychology, Member, Institute for Neuroscience, Psychology, Texas A & M University
Neural Mechanisms of Fear Relapse
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, March 7th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Leslie Roteta Graduate Student, Vickers Lab, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
Islet-originating HDL-miR-375 Intercellular Communication in Type 2 Diabetes
Faculty Candidate Seminar
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Monday, March 7th at 9:00 AM in 206 PRB
Jones G. Parker PhD Research Associate, Department of Biology, Stanford University
Identification and reversal of imbalanced striatal pathway dynamics in the Parkinsonian state
MPB Seminar
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Tuesday, March 1st at 4:00 PM in 512 LH
Danielle Walheim Graduate Student, Venters Laboratory, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
Master's Degree Seminar: "Epigenetic and transcriptional response to HDAC inhibition in Triple Negative Breast Cancer Cells"
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, February 29th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Nicholas Vierra Graduate Student, Jacobson Lab, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
A rheostat for islet Ca2+ homeostasis: TALK-1 K+ channels modulate Ca2+ entry from both extracellular and intracellular sources
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, February 22nd at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Allison Norlander Graduate Student, Harrison and Madhur Labs, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
T cell deletion of Serum and Glucocorticoid-Regulated Kinase 1 (SGK1) Attenuates Hypertension and End-Organ Inflammation
MPB Seminar
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Wednesday, February 17th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Jose Rizo-Rey PhD Chair and Professor, Biophysics, Biochemistry, and Pharmacology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
Reconstituting basic mechanisms of synaptic vesicle docking, priming, and fusion
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, February 15th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Carrie B Wiese Graduate Student, Vickers Lab, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
Functional Impact of HDL-microRNA Communication in vivo
VIOM Seminar
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Friday, February 12th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
David J. Mangelsdorf PhD Professor and Chair, Department of Pharmacology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Neuroendocrine Control of Metabolism by FGF21
Dissertation Defense
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Friday, February 12th at 10:00 AM in 898J PRB
Elizabeth Ennis Randy Blakeley's laboratory, Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University Medical School
Identification and Characterization of Novel Inhibitors of the Presynaptic, Hemicholinium-3-Sensitive Choline Transporter
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, February 8th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Brian Palmisano Graduate Student in the Stafford Lab, Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
CETP disrupts triglyceride metabolism through a liver network involving estrogen receptor alpha and small heterodimer partner
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, February 1st at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Christian Marks Graduate Student in the Colbran laboratory, Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
Diabetes Research and Training Center
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Friday, January 29th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Jason Winnick PhD Research Assistant Professor, Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, Vanderbilt School of Medicine
Liver Glycogen Loading: A Weapon Against Hypoglycemia in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes or a Double-edged Sword?
MPB Seminar
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Wednesday, January 27th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Danny Winder PhD Professor, Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, Vanderbilt University Medical School
Mechanisims Underlying Alcohol-Induced Vulnerability of Synaptic Function in the Extended Amygdala
Diabetes Research and Training Center
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Wednesday, January 27th at 8:00 AM in 512 LH
Karishma Datye MD , Pediatric Endocrinology, Vanderbilt University Medical School
Barriers to Adherence in Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, January 25th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Adrian Cadar Graduate Student in the Hong laboratory, Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
MPB Seminar
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Wednesday, January 20th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Thomas A. Blanpied PhD Associate Professor, Physiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine
Nanoscale functional organization and transcellular alignment of single synapses
MPB Seminar
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Wednesday, January 13th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Andrew A. Butler PhD Professor, Pharmacological and Physiological Sciences, Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Musings on adropin: a novel peptide hormone involved in glucose and fatty acid metabolism
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, January 11th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Megan Capozzi Graduate Student in John Penn's laboratory, Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
Epoxygenated fatty acids in diabetes-related retinal inflammation
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, November 30th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Kayla Boortz Graduate Student in the O'Brien Lab, MPB, VUMC
Exploring the Function of G6PC2 in Islet Beta Cells
MPB Seminar
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Wednesday, November 18th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Andrew A. Butler Ph.D. Professor, Pharmacological & Physiological Science, Saint Louis University
Musings on adropin a novel peptide hormone involved in glucose and fatty acid metabolism
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, November 16th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Courtney Copeland Graduate Student in Anne Kenworthy's lab, MPB, VUMC
Impact of a pulmonary arterial hypertension-associated caveolin-1 frameshift mutant in the assembly and function of caveolae
VIOM Seminar
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Friday, November 13th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Jens Marc Titze MD Associate Professor, MPB, VUMC
Salt sensitive hypertension means water loss and muscle wasting
MPB Seminar
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Wednesday, November 11th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
David H. Wasserman PhD Annie Mary Lyle Chair in Biomedical Sciences, Director MMPC, Professor, MPB, VUMC
Interaction of Physiological Mechanisms in Control of Glucose Metabolism
Postdoc & Student Seminar
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Monday, November 9th at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Andrew Gordon Graduate Student in the Jaygopal Lab, MPB, VUMC
Contrast-Enhanced Photothermal Optical Coherence Tomography of the Mouse Retina
Diabetes Research and Training Center
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Thursday, November 5th at 10:00 AM in 214 LH
Long Cai PhD Assistant Professor, Chemistry, CalTech
Single cell in situ RNA profiling by FISH SCALYS (Sequential Coding anALYsis)
Diabetes Research and Training Center
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Friday, October 23rd at 12:00 PM in 206 PRB
Ernesto Bernal-Mizrachi MD Chief of Division and Professor, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine
mTOR Signaling and Regulation of Beta Cell Mass and Function