Events

Upcoming events for all programs and departments in the Division of Science for the next week.

Stahl -- Using RegeneronÂ’s Rapid Response Capability to Create a Fully Human Monoclonal Antibody Cocktail that Neutralizes SARS-COV-2

October 23, 2020

Friday, 10/23/2020 11:15 am Zoom
Biochemistry-Biophysics Friday Lunchtime Pizza Talks
Neil Stahl (Regeneron)
"Using RegeneronÂ’s Rapid Response Capability to Create a Fully Human Monoclonal Antibody Cocktail that Neutralizes SARS-COV-2"
Host: Liz Hedstrom.
For Zoom login info, please send email request to Laura St. Clair (lstclair@brandeis.edu)

Young & Yu -- Molecular and Cell Biology & Neuroscience Student Seminars

October 23, 2020

Friday, 10/23/2020 12:30 pm Online
Molecular and Cell Biology & Neuroscience Student Seminars
Ryan Young (Jadhav Lab)
Albert Yu (Rosbash Lab)
https://brandeis.zoom.us/j/92495098435?pwd=OVV0OU1OSlBGRWtNdE9vR0ZMT255UT09

Jin -- Structural and Functional Studies of the Hsp90 Molecular Chaperone

October 23, 2020

Friday, 10/23/2020 2 pm Zoom
Thesis Seminar (Graduate Program in Biochemistry and Biophysics)
Yi Jin (Street Lab)
"Structural and Functional Studies of the Hsp90 Molecular Chaperone"
Contact Please email scigradoffice@brandeis.edu for Zoom link and password. for more information.

Minwalla -- Quantum/Gravity Seminar

October 26, 2020

Monday, 10/26/2020 11 am Virtual (Zoom)
Quantum/Gravity Seminar
Shiraz Minwalla (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research)
"TBA"
Host: Quantum and Gravitational Theory Group. Contact Dawn Mitchell for more information.
https://brandeis.zoom.us/j/97219237486 Please email Dawn Mitchell for password

Nanu & Khan -- Neurobiology Journal Club

October 26, 2020

Monday, 10/26/2020 2 pm Online
Neurobiology Journal Club
Roshan Nanu (Katz/Jadhav Labs)
"Anterior cingulate cortex dysfunction underlies social deficits in Shank3 mutant mice" References: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41593-019-0445-9.
Munzareen Khan (Sengupta Lab)
"A Role for Astroglial Calcium in Mammalian Sleep and Sleep Regulation" References: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0960982220312422.
https://brandeis.zoom.us/j/98089933618 For pw please email: aesposito@brandeis.edu

Suga -- Revolutionizing the Discovery Processes of Bioactive Pseudo-natural Peptides and Products

October 26, 2020

Monday, 10/26/2020 7 pm Virtual (Zoom)
Chemistry Department Colloquium
Hiro Suga (University of Tokyo)
"Revolutionizing the Discovery Processes of Bioactive Pseudo-natural Peptides and Products"
Host: Chi Ting.
https://brandeis.zoom.us/j/94302261283 Please email chemofc@brandeis.edu from your Brandeis email account for the password.

Shao -- Mechanisms of membrane protein sorting

October 27, 2020

Tuesday, 10/27/2020 12:30 pm Online
Joint Biology/Neuroscience Colloquium
Sichen Shao (Harvard Medical School)
"Mechanisms of membrane protein sorting"
Host: Amy Lee.
https://brandeis.zoom.us/j/97005395635 For pw please email aesposito@brandeis.edu

Bowick -- Graphene Statistical Mechanics

October 27, 2020

Tuesday, 10/27/2020 4 pm Virtual (Zoom)
Physics Department Colloquium
Mark Bowick (University of California, Santa Barbara)
"Graphene Statistical Mechanics"
Host: Brian Swingle. Contact Dawn Mitchell for more information.
https://brandeis.zoom.us/j/91980858079 please email Dawn Mitchell for password

Lowet -- Probing hippocampal theta rhythm with voltage imaging and optogenetics

October 28, 2020

Wednesday, 10/28/2020 10 am Online
Computational Neuroscience Journal Club
Eric Lowet (Han Lab, Boston University)
"Probing hippocampal theta rhythm with voltage imaging and optogenetics"
Host: Wenbo Tang.
https://brandeis.zoom.us/j/96016650028 For pw or to be added to the listserv, please email: pmiller@brandeis.edu

Sun -- The endoplasmic reticulum chaperone BiP is a closure-accelerating co-chaperone of Grp94

October 28, 2020

Wednesday, 10/28/2020 1 pm Zoom
Thesis Seminar (Graduate Program in Biochemistry and Biophysics)
Ming Sun (Street Lab)
"The endoplasmic reticulum chaperone BiP is a closure-accelerating co-chaperone of Grp94"
Contact Please contact scigradoffice@brandeis.edu for Zoom link and password. for more information.

Zaffagni & Tang -- Molecular Genetics Journal Club

October 28, 2020

Wednesday, 10/28/2020 2 pm Online
Molecular Genetics Journal Club
Michela Zaffagni (Kadener Lab)
"Structure and Degradation of Circular RNAs Regulate PKR Activation in Innate Immunity" References: https://www.cell.com/cell/pdf/S0092-8674(19)30347-2.pdf.
Ruocong Tang (Garrity Lab)
"C. elegans interprets bacterial non-coding RNAs to learn pathogenic avoidance" References: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-020-2699-5.
https://brandeis.zoom.us/j/99047466182 For pw please email: aesposito@brandeis.edu