Fall 2006 – SDSU Chemistry & Biochemistry Graduate Seminars

date speaker title
Aug 01
10:00 AM
CSL-508A
Changchun Jiang
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Novel Wittig Aqueous Reactions and Chemical Studies Toward Total Synthesis of Micromide"
M.S. thesis defense
Sep 29
1:00 PM
GMCS-305
Mario Navarro
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Action-at-a-distance interactions enhance protein binding affinity"
biochem
Oct 02
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Marc Gregerson
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
physical
Oct 06
1:00 PM
GMCS-305
Joshua Millstone
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Role of EGF receptor transactivation in phosphoinositide 3-kinase-dependent activation of MAP kinase by GPCRs"
biochem
Oct 09
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Jessica Woods
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
physical
Oct 13
1:00 PM
GMCS-305
Nesreen Barakat
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Genetic selection for protein solubility enabled by the folding quality control feature of the twin-arginine translocation pathway"
biochem
Oct 16
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Terry Griffin
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
physical
Oct 20
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Katerina Otrubova
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
synthetic
Oct 20
1:00 PM
GMCS-305
Arthur Hauenstein
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Structural basis of the sphingomyelin phosphodiesterase activity in neutral sphingomyelinase from Bacillus cereus"
biochem
Oct 23
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Leo Wang
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
physical
Oct 27
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Ahmet Kekec
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Synthesis and Cytotoxicity of Novel Sansalvamide A Derivatives: Potent Antitumor Agents and Pseudo C-2 symmetrical HIV-1 Integrase Inhibitors"
synthetic
Oct 27
1:00 PM
GMCS-305
Dan Trinh
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"The nuclear IkB protein IkBNS selectively inhibits lipopolysaccharide-induced IL-6 production in macrophages of the colonic lamina propria"
biochem
Oct 30
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Chris Uranga
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Infrared Laser Spectroscopy for Free Radicals"
physical
Nov 03
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Melinda Davis
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
synthetic
Nov 03
1:00 PM
GMCS-305
Ryan Ng
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Mutant Lrp1 knock-in mice generated by recombinase-mediated cassette exchange reveal differential importance of the NPXY motifs in the ntracellular domain of LRP1 for normal fetal development"
biochem
Nov 06
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Mike Shapiro
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
physical
Nov 10
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Abhinandini Sharma
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
synthetic
Nov 13
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Jessica Woods
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
physical
Nov 17
1:00 PM
GMCS-305
Cheryl Li
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Cholesterol-dependent lipid assemblies regulate the activity of the ecto-nucleotidase CD39"
biochem
Nov 27
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Marc Gregerson
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
physical
Dec 01
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Katerina Otrubova
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
synthetic
Dec 01
1:00 PM
GMCS-305
Shinichiro Oku
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
biochem
Dec 08
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Suchitra Ravula
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
synthetic
Dec 08
1:00 PM
GMCS-305
Runquan Zhang
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
biochem
Dec 11
4:00 PM
GMCS-305
Yonglian Zhang
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
synthetic