Upcoming Dissertation Defense Seminars

Apr
21

Amelia N Chang

Investigations into DNA Double Strand Breaks in Neural Development and Function

 

Friday, April 21, 2017 at 1:00 PM
Boston Children’s Hospital
Karp Research Building
9th Floor Conference Room
Boston, MA 02115

 

Advisor: Frederick Alt
Biological and Biomedical Sciences

 

Apr
21

Radhika Mathur

Investigating the Role of ARID1A Inactivation in Colon Cancer Pathogenesis

 

Friday, April 21, 2017 at 2 PM
Harvard Medical School
Armenise Building
Amphitheater 125 (D)
Boston, MA 02115

 

Advisor: Stuart Orkin
Biological and Biomedical Sciences

 

Apr
24

Silvia Escudero

Direct Regulation of Mitochondrial Fatty Acid Oxidation by Anti-Apoptotic MCL-1

 

Monday, April 24, 2017 at 2:30 PM
Harvard Medical School
New Research Building
Room 1031
Boston, MA 02115

 

Advisor: Loren Walensky
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, BCMP

 

Apr
25

Camilla Engblom

Cancer-host interactions influencing disease progression and therapy

 

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 11:15 AM
Harvard Medical School
Goldenson Building
Room 122
Boston, MA 02115

 

Advisor: Mikael Pittet
Immunology

 

Apr
25

Jessica Kim

Mechanisms of Endogenous Alpha-glycosylceramide Generation for Development and Activation of NKT Cells

 

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 12 PM
Harvard Medical School
Modell Immunology Center
Fred S. Rosen Lecture Hall 100A
Boston, MA 02115

 

Advisor: Florian Winau
Immunology

 

Apr
26

Jinyue Liu

Molecular Determinants of Dendritic Patterning in the Mammalian Retina

 

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 11 AM
Harvard University
Northwest Building
Room 353
Cambridge, MA 02138

 

Advisor: Joshua Sanes
Neuroscience

 

Apr
27

Hao Liu

Angiotensin System Inhibition in Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma

 

Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 9:45 AM
Massachusetts General Hospital
Yawkey Center
Room 2-210
Boston, MA 02114

 

Advisor: Rakesh Jain
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, HBTM

 

Apr
27

Mallory Ellen Harden

Dysregulation of Host Cellular microRNA Expression by the Human Papillomavirus E6 and E7 Oncoproteins

 

Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 1:30 PM
Harvard Medical School
New Research Building
Room 1031
Boston, MA 02115

 

Advisor: Karl Münger
Virology

 

Apr
28

Enrique Miguel Garcia-Rivera

Probing Synovial Sarcomas and the Ubiquitin-Proteasome System with Small Molecules

 

Friday, April 28, 2017 at 1 PM
Broad Institute
Auditorium 1154
415 Main Street
Cambridge, MA 02142

 

Advisor: Stuart Schreiber
Biological and Biomedical Sciences

 

May
1

Huixin Xu

The Regulatory Effects of Environmental Enrichment on Microglia in Health and in Alzheimer’s Disease Model Systems

 

Monday, May 1, 2017 at 9:30 AM
Harvard Medical School
Tosteson Medical Education Center
Room 209
Boston , MA 02115

 

Advisor: Dennis Selkoe
Biological and Biomedical Sciences

 

May
1

Adrian Raulet Wilkie

The processes mediating capsid trafficking during human cytomegalovirus nuclear egress

 

Monday, May 1, 2017 at 1:00 PM
Harvard Medical School
Building C
Cannon Room
Boston, MA 02115

 

Advisor: Donald Coen
Virology

 

May
2

Amanda Jane Lanser

Regulators of Microglia Homeostasis and Characterization of CD39-/- Epileptic Mice

 

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 9 AM
Harvard Medical School
Building C
Cannon Room 114
Boston, MA 02115

 

Advisor: Howard Weiner
Immunology

 

May
2

Annie Shinyoung Park

Why WhiB1: Manipulation of Clp System to Determine Role of WhiB1 in Regulating Mycobacterial Cell Division

 

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 2:30 PM
Harvard University
Harvard Institute of Medicine Building
Bray Room (1st Floor)
Boston, MA 02115

 

Advisor: Eric Rubin
Biological and Biomedical Sciences

 

May
4

Adam Samuel Brown

Expanding the Computational Drug Repositioning Toolbox

 

Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 9 AM
Harvard Medical School
Countway Library
Lahey Room
Boston, MA 02115

 

Advisor: Chirag Patel
Biological and Biomedical Sciences

 

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