Sackler Discussion Group 2015-2016

2015-2016 Student Organizers:

Susan Pratt (Mochrie lab, Physics)
Sandy Hernandez (De La Cruz lab, MB&B)

2015 Fall SDG schedule

September 18, 2015

Madhusudhan Venkadesan (Venkadesan lab): Evolution of the human foot
Nikhil Malvankar (Malvankar lab): Seeing in believing: Imaging electron transfer in bacterial pili reveals a new mechanism for respiration and energy sharing

October 23, 2015

Srinivas Gorur-Shandilya (Emonet lab): Gain control in olfactory receptor neurons
Dpjyoti Das (Holley lab): Can too much order be a problem? - A story of how disorder prevents scoliosis

November 20, 2015

Ken Buck (Forscher lab): apCAM adhesion sites are mechanically isolated from retrograde actin flow by local Arp2/3complex-dependent actin assembly
Pablo Sartori (Howard lab): How curvature regulates the beat of Chlamydomonas agella

2016 Spring SDG schedule

January 22, 2016

Michael Murrell (Murrell lab): Cellular Reconstitution to Understand Mechanical Force Production in Biology
Austin Elam (De La Cruz lab): S3D Colin Binds Actin Filaments but Does Not Sever Them

February 19, 2016

John Murray (Murray lab): Population-level Dynamics and Coding in Prefrontal Cortex During Working Memory
Shari Yosinski (Reed lab): Controlling Bioparticles with Electric Fields

March 18, 2016

Jared Rovny (Barrett lab): MRI of Bones, or What is NMR Anyways?
Emily Wong (De La Cruz lab): Regulation and physiological function of the DEAD-box protein Dbp5

April 22, 2016

Yao Zhao (Mochrie lab): 3D Reconstruction of Fluorescently Labeled Membranes
Lynn Liu (Solomon lab): The Role of Phosphorylation in Cell Cycle Protein Stability

May 20, 2016

2nd year PEB students