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Wednesdays, 12:15 - 1:15pm
Building C, Cannon Room
Date Speaker Lab Talk Title
Feb 14, 2018 Alban Ordureau Harper Lab Spatial control of ubiquitin signals underlying mitophagy
Feb 07, 2018 Eduardo Balsa Puigserver Lab ER and Nutrient Stress Promote Assembly of Respiratory Chain Supercomplexes Through PERK/eIF2α Axis
Jan 31, 2018 Hyeonwoo "Chad" Kim Spiegelman Lab Irisin Mediates Beneficial Exercise-induced Effects via Integrins
Jan 24, 2018 Seth Johnson Van Vactor Lab Determining the role of TACC in the development of the synapse in Drosophila
Jan 10, 2018 Nicholas Bodnar Rapoport Lab Structure of the Cdc48 ATPase with its cofactors Ufd1 and Npl4
Jan 03, 2018 Huibing Wang Yuan Lab PELI1 functions as a dual modulator of necroptosis and apoptosis by regulating ubiquitination of RIPK1 and mRNA levels of c-FLIP
Dec 27, 2017 N/A No Pizza Talk - Winter Recess N/A
Dec 20, 2017 N/A No Pizza Talk - Winter Recess N/A
Dec 13, 2017 Gokul Upadhyayula Kirchhausen Lab Observing the Cell in Its Native State: Imaging Subcellular Dynamics in Multicellular Organisms
Dec 06, 2017 Sejal Vyas Haigis Lab SIRT4 regulation of intestinal homeostasis in the DNA damage response
Nov 29, 2017 Lin Deng Pellman Lab Premature mitotic entry induces genome instability by unloading DNA replicative helicase
Nov 22, 2017 N/A No Pizza Talk - Thanksgiving Break N/A
Nov 15, 2017 Bradley Wierbowski Salic Lab How many factors does it take to move a Hedgehog: defining a necessary pathway upstream of ligand reception
Nov 08, 2017 Hugo Santos Van Vactor Lab Untangled but still tied in knots: from SMA disease model transcriptomes to a SMN-specific gene regulatory network
Oct 25, 2017 Nobu Takahashi Brugge Lab Cancer Cells Co-opt the Neuronal Redox-Sensing Channel TRPA1 to Promote Oxidative Stress Tolerance
Oct 18, 2017 Heeseon An Harper Lab Systematic Analysis of Ribophagy in Human Cells
Oct 11, 2017 N/A No Pizza Talk - Cell Bio Retreat N/A
Oct 04, 2017 Xinmin Li Flanagan Lab Axon Guidance at Intermediate Target Through Local Translation
Sep 27, 2017 Sara Prescott Liberles Lab Building a 'Vagal Atlas': Clues to Internal Sensory Systems
Sep 20, 2017 Niklas Mejhert Farese/Walther Lab Genetic determinants of lipid storage in macrophages
Sep 13, 2017 Amir Karger Research Computing HMS Research Computing: Helping CellBio Researchers Do Good (Fast!) Science on Computers
Jun 14, 2017 Binkai Chi Reed Lab Analysis of ALS-causative RNA binding proteins reveals that common factors are shared by motor neuron diseases
Jun 07, 2017 Haejin Yoon Haigis Lab AMPK opposes PHD3 to promote fat oxidation through ACC2
May 31, 2017 Benjamin Schubert Sander Lab Population-specific design of de-immunized protein biotherapeutics
May 24, 2017 Galen Collins Goldberg Lab Another Mechanism Regulating the 26S Proteasome: Ubiquitin Life (UbL) Domains Activate Multiple Steps in Conjugate Degradation
May 17, 2017 Alexandra Greer Finley Lab Ubiquilin1 promotes stimulus-dependent proliferation by eliminating mislocalized mitochondrial proteins
May 10, 2017 Xiaoyi Wang Moazed Lab DNA sequence-dependent epigenetic inheritance of gene silencing and histone H3K9 methylation
Apr 26, 2017 Min Luo Liao Lab Invader capture in CRISPR - Viewing is believing!
Apr 19, 2017 N/A No Pizza Talk N/A
Apr 05, 2017 Yeonjin Kim Whitman Lab The Amino Acid Starvation Response Inhibits Inflammatory Diseases by a Novel Mechanism
Mar 29, 2017 Julian Mintseris Gygi Lab High Density Chemical Cross-linking for Modeling Protein Interactions
Mar 22, 2017 Violetta Karwacki-Neisius Shi Lab Elucidating the role of the histone demethylase KDM5C in intellectual disability
Mar 15, 2017 Talley Lambert Nikon Imaging Center Lattice Light Sheet Microscopy in the Cell Biology Microscopy Facility
Mar 01, 2017 Sofia Ribeiro Danial Lab Metabolic control of neuronal activity by fuel substrate switching: A role for BAD
Feb 22, 2017 Jin-Mi Heo Harper Lab Spatio-temporal mapping of the PINK1-PARKIN mitophagy pathway
Feb 22, 2017 TBA Harper Lab TBA
Feb 15, 2017 N/A Cancelled N/A
Feb 08, 2017 Kfir Sharabi Puigserver Lab Small Molecule Screen Identifies Selective PGC-1α Gluconeogenic Inhibitors that Ameliorate Diabetic Symptoms
Feb 01, 2017 Danial Egan Spiegelman Lab Decoding PGC1a1 control of Energy Metabolism
Jan 25, 2017 Jessica Spinelli Haigis Lab Metabolic Recycling of Ammonia Facilitates Breast Cancer Growth and Proliferation
Jan 11, 2017 Pushpa Sharma, PhD Van Vactor Lab Role of microRNA, miR-980 in immune system of Drosophila melanogaster
Jan 04, 2017 Robert Powers Rapoport Lab Reconstitution of the tubular endoplasmic reticulum network with purified component
Dec 28, 2016 N/A No Pizza Talk - Winter Recess N/A
Dec 21, 2016 N/A No Pizza Talk this week N/A
Dec 14, 2016 Yasushi Ito Yuan Lab RIPK1 mediates axonal degeneration by promoting inflammation and necroptosis in ALS
Dec 07, 2016 Brian Cunniff Kirchhausen Lab Mitochondrial positioning by Miro1 supports cell migration and clathrin mediated endocytosis
Nov 30, 2016 Yulu "Cherry" Liu Salic Lab Hedgehog Signaling in Ciliopathies
Nov 23, 2016 N/A No Pizza Talk - Thanksgiving Break N/A
Nov 02, 2016 N/A No Pizza Talk this week N/A
Oct 26, 2016 Wei Mi Liao Lab cryoEM structures and mechanism of flippase in membrane
Oct 19, 2016 Selwin Wu Pellman Lab Mechanisms linking centrosome amplification to the senescence associated secretory phenotype in cancer
Oct 12, 2016 N/A No Pizza Talk - Cell Bio Retreat N/A
Oct 05, 2016 Kai Hu Olsen Lab VEGF-dependent Mechanisms in Bone Repair
Sep 21, 2016 Yannis Zervantonakis Brugge Lab Systems analysis of signaling pathway adaption after PI3K-pathway inhibition to design effective ovarian cancer combination therapies
Sep 14, 2016 N/A No Pizza Talk this week TBA
May 25, 2016 Chueh-Ling Kuo Goldberg Lab Ubiquitin conjugates promote the association of Usp14 and Ube3c with proteasomes
May 18, 2016 Stefanie De Poot Finley Lab Unraveling the function of the proteasomal deubiquitinating enzyme UCH37
May 11, 2016 Gloria Jih Moazed Lab RNAi@chromatin.pombe (Pizza Emoji) (Pizza Emoji) #H3K9methylation #genesilencing
May 04, 2016 Jiefei Geng Yuan Lab TAK1-mediated RIPK1 phosphorylation negatively regulates RIPK1-dependent apoptosis
Apr 20, 2016 Leila Revollo Whitman Lab The role of VLK in the dynamics of extracellular matrix
Apr 13, 2016 Qian Li Liberles Lab Non-canonical amine recognition evolved in a large clade of olfactory receptors
Apr 06, 2016 Su Wu Naar Lab SREBP1-driven Lipogenesis Pathway in Melanoma
Mar 30, 2016 Laura Pontano-Vaites Harper Lab Mechanisms of selective autophagy and autophagosome maturation
Mar 23, 2016 Liz Lane Danial Lab Glucose sensing and de novo lipogenesis
Mar 09, 2016 Robert Liefke Shi Lab TBAGenome-wide modulation of transcription by the PRC2-associated factor C17orf96
Mar 02, 2016 Long Li Rapoport Lab Crystal structure of a substrate-engaged SecY protein-translocation channel
Feb 24, 2016 Talley Lambert Nikon Imaging Center Light sheet microscopy and other new resources in the Cell Biology Microscopy Facility
Feb 10, 2016 Joeva Barrow Puigserver Lab Bromodomain Inhibitors Correct Bioenergetic Deficiency Caused by Mitochondrial Disease Complex I Mutations
Feb 03, 2016 Israel Pichardo-Casas Van Vactor Lab Muscle maintenance and ALS: a common microRNA theme?
Jan 27, 2016 Ed Chouchani Spiegelman Lab Mitochondrial redox control of thermogenic adipose function
Jan 13, 2016 Huajin Wang Farese/Walther Lab How Do Lipid Droplets Form From the Endoplasmic Reticulum? - Lessons From Studying The Lipodystrophy Protein Seipin
Jan 06, 2016 Karina Gonzalez Haigis Lab Identifying metabolic vulnerabilities in tumors with low SIRT3
Dec 16, 2015 Julie Chen Rapoport Lab Mechanism of a cytosolic O-glycosyltransferase essential for the synthesis of a bacterial adhesion
Dec 02, 2015 Isaac Harris Brugge Lab Looks can be deceiving: the roles of antioxidants in cancer
Nov 18, 2015 Su Chiang, Grant Zimmerman and Leandro Vetcher Office of Technology Devlopment The Blavatnik Biomedical Accelerator: Supporting Applied Life Sciences at Harvard
Oct 28, 2015 Neil Umbreit Pellman Lab A new model for chromosome bridge resolution based on nuclear envelope fragility and DNA damage
Oct 21, 2015 Kangmin He Kirchhausen Lab Direct probing of dynamic phosphoinositide switches during clathrin-mediated endocytosis
Oct 07, 2015 Kostadin Petrov Salic Lab The Mechanism of Patched Inhibition by Sonic Hedgehog
Sep 30, 2015 Joel Chick Gygi Lab Defining the consequences of genetic variation on a proteome-wide scale
Sep 23, 2015 Wei Mi Liao Lab Capture the Conformational Dynamics of a Lipid Flippase in Membrane by Cryo-Electron Microscopy
Sep 16, 2015 Hunter Elliot IDAC Images as Data: Quantifying the visible, extracting the invisible, and generating models and hypotheses
Jun 10, 2015 Kaushik Ragunathan Moazed Lab How cells create and maintain memories of gene expression
Jun 03, 2015 Alexandre Wagschal Naar Lab Genome-wide identification of microRNAs regulating cholesterol/lipid homeostasis
May 27, 2015 Miguel Prado Finley Lab Remodeling of the proteome by USP14
May 13, 2015 Rui Chang Liberles Lab Vagal sensory neuron subtypes that differentially control breathing
May 06, 2015 Talley Lambert Nikon Imaging Center First impressions and optimization of 3D-structured illumination microscopy on the OMX Blaze
Apr 29, 2015 Ryan Baldridge Rapoport Lab Exploring ERAD retro-translocation using a reconstituted system
Apr 15, 2015 Hongguang Xia Yuan Lab
Apr 08, 2015 Christian Munch Harper Lab
Apr 01, 2015 No Pizza Talk this week
Mar 18, 2015 Xinmin Li Flanagan Lab
Mar 11, 2015 Benoit Laurent Shi Lab
Mar 04, 2015 Wei Huang Olsen Lab
Feb 19, 2015 Accalia Fu Danial Lab
Feb 18, 2015 Zhe Sha Goldberg Lab
Feb 04, 2015 Lawrence Kazak Spiegelman Lab
Jan 21, 2015 Kfir Sharabi Puigserver Lab
Jan 14, 2015 Gygi Lab
Jan 07, 2015 No Pizza Talk
Dec 31, 2014 No Pizza Talk - Winter Recess
Dec 24, 2014 No Pizza Talk - Winter Recess
Dec 10, 2014 No Pizza Talk this week
Dec 03, 2014 Romain Christiano Farese & Walther Lab
Nov 26, 2014 No Pizza Talk - Thanksgiving Recess
Nov 19, 2014 Nora Kory Farese & Walther Lab
Nov 12, 2014 Fabian Romano-Chernac Rapoport Lab
Nov 05, 2014 Lisa Gallegos Brugge Lab
Oct 29, 2014 Noga Ron-Harel Haigis Lab A Synchronized Program of Mitochondrial Remodeling and Fuel Metabolism Supports Naïve T cell Activation
Oct 22, 2014 Shanye Yin Reed Lab Functional coupling of RNAP II transcription to pri-miRNA processing
Oct 15, 2014 No Pizza Talk - 2014 Cell Bio Retreat
Oct 08, 2014 Hugo Arellano-Santoyo Pellman Lab Towards an understanding of the molecular mechanism of the unique biomechanical properties of the yeast kinesin-8 Kip3
Oct 01, 2014 Frances Evesson Kirchhausen Lab Dysferlin to the rescue! Membrane repair in skeletal muscle cells
Sep 24, 2014 Pengxiang Huang Salic Lab Activation of Hedgehog Signaling by Sterol-Triggered Conformational Switch in Smoothened
Jun 04, 2014 Cancelled Finley Lab Cancelled
May 14, 2014 Andres Blanco Shi Lab RNAi screens for epigenetic regulators of differentiation in Acute Myeloid Leukemia
May 07, 2014 Anne White Harper Lab Quantitative analysis of the Hippo pathway in low and high-density cells
May 01, 2014 Alex Stein Rapoport Lab
Apr 30, 2014 Mijung Kwon Pellman Lab How cancer cells divide with too many centrosomes: the Achilles’ heel of cancer cells
Apr 09, 2014 Illana Stanley Danial Lab Metabolic Heterogeneity in Molecular Subsets of Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma
Apr 02, 2014 Melissa Hancock Flanagan Lab Role of miRNA in axon development
Mar 26, 2014 Po-Lin Chiu Walz Lab Structural studies of lipid-protein interactions by using two-dimensional crystals of aquaporin-0
Mar 12, 2014 Maude Baldwin Liberles Lab Evolution of sweet taste perception in a nectar-feeding bird
Mar 05, 2014 Yoonjin Lee Puigserver Lab Cyclin D1-CDK4 controls glucose metabolism independently of cell cycle progression
Feb 26, 2014 Michael Weekes Gygi Lab Quantitative Temporal Viromics: a new approach to investigate host-pathogen interaction
Feb 12, 2014 Seung Min Jeong Haigis Lab Regulation of metabolic response to DNA damage by SIRT4
Feb 05, 2014 Daniel Nedelcu Salic Lab Regulation of Smoothened in the Hedgehog Pathway
Jan 29, 2014 Nikolay Kukushkin Goldberg Lab Proteasome autoubiquitination regulates its function
Jan 15, 2014 Benedikt Bauer Rapoport Lab Elucidating the molecular mechanism of protein translocation by the SecA-ATPase
Dec 11, 2013 Yong Yu Reed Lab U1 snRNP and FUS in coupling transcription to pre-mRNA splicing
Dec 04, 2013 Helin Norberg Yuan Lab Identification of a novel Degradation Pathway for Mutant p53
Nov 13, 2013 Kwonmoo Lee Danuser Lab Mechanosensitivity in the Cooperative Dynamics of Actin Nucleators During Epithelial Cell Protrusion
Nov 06, 2013 Ruby Yu Moazed Lab Identification of locus features that permit targeting by RNAi-mediated heterochromatin in fission yeast
Oct 30, 2013 Jennifer Long Van Vactor Lab The role of microtubule dynamics during nervous system development
Oct 09, 2013 W. Bret Redwine Reck-Peterson Lab The mystery of processivity: towards an understanding of the basis of motor properties in vivo
Oct 02, 2013 Xiaoxiao Gu Blenis Lab Integration of mTOR and estrogen-ERK2 signaling in lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) pathogenesis
Sep 25, 2013 Marcin Iwanicki Brugge Lab Targeting Mutant p53 and Cell-Cell Adhesion in Ovarian Cancer
Jun 12, 2013 Elizabeth McNeil Van Vactor Lab Tools to define microRNA regulatory complexity in Drosophila
Jun 05, 2013 Dongyan Tan Walz Lab Structural and functional studies on the tethering complex TRAPPIII
Apr 10, 2013 Neil Ganem Pellman Lab Tetraploidy, Aneuploidy,and Cancer
Mar 13, 2013 Grant Zimmermann Brugge Lab
Mar 06, 2013 Rebecca Mathew Moazed Lab Storing memories: the role of miR-153 in long-term memory formation
Feb 26, 2013 Michael Weekes Gygi Lab
Feb 13, 2013 Gaelle Laurent Haigis Lab SIRT4 controls the balance between lipid synthesis and catabolism by repressing malonyl-CoA Decarboxylase
Feb 06, 2013 Anthony Nguyen Finley Lab Ubiquitination in Erythropoiesis and the Pathophysiology of Anemias
Jan 09, 2013 Alexis Lomakin Danuser Lab Myosin-II serves as global inhibitor of self-organizing polarity in immotile cells