2016-2017 Biochemistry Biophysics Seminar Series

In addition to seminars at Amherst College, we will also post off-campus seminars that may be of interest you and, if attended, will count towards the comprehensive requirement for BCBP senior majors. 

Tue, Nov 28, 2017

UMass Seminar; Professor Tom Fazzio - Molecular, Cell and Cancer Biology. University of Massachusetts Medical School @ Worcester.

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm University of Massachusetts Amherst, Morrill 2, Room 222

Seminar Title: "Regulation of chromatin structure in stem cells and early embryos."

Thu, Nov 30, 2017

UMass Seminar; Professor Karen Wooley - Texas A&M, W.T. Doherty-Welch Foundation Chair in Chemistry

11:30 am - 12:30 pm University of Massachusetts Amherst, LGRT 1634

Stein-Covestro Seminar in Polymer Chemistry
Seminar Title: "Expanding the Scopes of Synthetic Organic and Polymer Chemistries: Utilization of the inherent stereochemical and functional diversities of natural products to produce unique materials"

Fri, Dec 1, 2017

UMass Seminar; Professor Roman Yukilevich, Biology Department - Union College

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm University of Massachusetts Amherst, Morrill 2, Room 222

Seminar Title: "The role of reinforcement, sexual selection, and sex-specific mate choice in speciation; lessons from Drosophila."

Tue, Dec 5, 2017

UMass Seminar; Professor Natividad Ruiz - The Ohio State University, Department of Microbiology.

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm University of Massachusetts Amherst, Morrill 2, Room 222

Seminar Title: "Transport of lipopolysaccharides across the bacterial cell envelope."

Wed, Dec 6, 2017

UMass Seminar; Professor Lisa Minter - Veterinary and Animal Science, UMass Amherst

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm University of Massachusetts Amherst, 221 Integrated Science Building

Seminar Title: "Cooperative Regulation of RNA Binding Proteins and Alternative Splicing in CD8 T Cells by Notch1 and PKCtheta."

Thu, Dec 7, 2017

UMass Seminar; Professor Ben F. Holt, Department of Microbiology and Plant Biology - University of Oklahoma

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm University of Massachusetts Amherst, Morrill 2, Room 222

Seminar Title: "Complex Interactions: Our ten year journey to better understand photoperiod-dependent flowering."

Tue, Dec 12, 2017

UMass Seminar; Professor Charles K. Barlowe - Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology @ Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine.

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm University of Massachusetts Amherst, Morrill 2, Room 222

Seminar Title: "Cargo Sorting Receptors in ER Trafficking and Quality Control."