2013-14 DSCB Seminar Archive

UCSF Seminars in Developmental and Stem Cell Biology (2013-14)

10/8/13
Tuesday, 4:00 pm, Byer Auditorium (Genentech Hall 106) simulcast to Parnassus S161
Biochemistry Seminar Series
Steve Burden
Skirball Institute NYU Medical School
"The Nerve-Muscle Pas de Deux for Establiging a Synaptic Connection"
Host: TBA

10/15/13
Nicola Illing, PhD
University of Cape Town
12:00–1:00 p.m.
"Limb development from a bat perspective;- the importance of the 5' Hoxd genes and Meis2 in patterning the autopod”
RMB Boardroom #1041, Parnassus Campus
Host: Nadav Ahituv, PhD

10/28/2013
Andrew Brack, PhD
Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Stem Cell Institute
4:00-5:00 p.m.
"Muscle stem cell self renewal during regeneration and aging"
HSW-302, Parnassus
(Simulcast to the Smith Cardiovascular Research Building at Mission Bay, Room SC159)

10/30/2013
Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research at UCSF
Stem Cell Seminar Series
Nenad Sestan, MD, PhD
Professor of Neurobiology, Yale University
“Development and Regeneration of Human Cortical Projection Neurons"
12:00 noon, HSW-300 Parnassus
Hosted by Dr. Arnold Kriegstein

11/15/13
Friday, 4:00 pm, Bakar Auditorium 1450 3rd Street
Helen Diller Cancer Research Seminar Series
Steven Artandi
Stanford University

11/19/13
Tuesday, 4:00 pm, Byer Auditorium (Genentech Hall 106) simulcast to Parnassus S161
Biochemistry Seminar Series
Hugo Bellen
"TBD"
Host: TBA 

11/25/13
Monday, 12:00 noon, GICD Main Conference Room
Bruce D. Gelb, M.D.
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Host: Shaun Coughlin, M.D., Ph.D.

12/2/2013
Monday, 4:00 p.m., N-225, Parnassus. Simulcast to Genentech Hall-271
Shannon Fisher, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
"Specification of cells in the vertebrate skeleton"

12/3/13
Tuesday, 4:00 pm, Byer Auditorium (Genentech Hall 106) simulcast to Parnassus N225
Biochemistry Seminar Series
MISSION BAY SEMINAR
Eric Olson 
USTW Dallas
"TBD"
Host: Lael DasGupta 

12/4/13
Wednesday, 4:00 pm, Parnassus N-225
BMS Seminar Series
Konrad Hochedlinger
Harvard
"Understanding cellular reprogramming and pluripotency"
Host: Ophir Klein, MD, PhD

12/13/13
Friday, 4:00 pm, Bakar Auditorium 1450 3rd Street
Helen Diller Cancer Research Seminar Series
Howard Chang
Stanford University

2/12/2014
BMS Seminar
4:00 p.m., N-225, Parnassus
Judith Kimble
U. Wisconsin
"C. elegans Germline Stem Cells and their Regulation"
Host: Robert Blelloch, MD, PhD

2/19/2014
BMS Seminar
4:00 p.m., N-225, Parnassus
David Mangelsdorf
UT Southwestern
Host: Shingo Kajimura, PhD

3/5/2014
BMS Seminar
4:00 p.m., N-225, Parnassus
Yukiko Yamashita
U. Michigan
"Asymmetric stem cell division in tissue homeostasis: lessons from Drosophila"
Host: Sophie Dumont, PhD

4/9/2014
BMS Seminar 
4:00 p.m., N-225, Parnassus
Sean Morrison
UT Southwestern
"The regulation of stem cell self-renewal"

4/16/2014
BMS Seminar 
4:00 p.m., N-225, Parnassus
S.K. Dey
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

4/23/2014
BMS Seminar 
4:00 p.m., N-225, Parnassus
Job Dekker
University of Massachusetts
Host: Nadav Ahituv, PhD

5/7/2014
BMS Seminar 
4:00 p.m., N-225, Parnassus
Alex Joyner
Memorial Sloan-Kettering
Host: Dan Lim, MD, PhD

5/14/2014
BMS Seminar 
4:00 p.m., N-225, Parnassus
S.K. Dey
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Muscle Segment Homeobox genes are critical for implantation and embryonic diapause
Host: Susan Fisher, PhD

5/16/2014
DSCB Seminar
Fri, 2014-05-16 12:00 - 13:00
Alexander Schier, PhD
Harvard University, Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology
"The molecular control of embryogenesis: insights from zebrafish”
12:00–1:00 p.m.
N-225, Parnassus Campus
Host: DSCB Students

7/22/2014
CVRI Seminar
2:00 p.m. 555 Mission Bay Blvd South (CVRI Bldg.) Room #: SC-159
Benny Shilo, PhD
Weizmann Institute of Science
Rehovot, Israel
“Variability and robustness in embryonic polarity”
Host: Tom Kornberg, PhD