Seminar Series

January 26

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Towards a complete cure for leukemia- inhibiting cancer driver kinases and collaborating kinases with novel polypharmacophores - Herman Sintim, PhD

Chronic myeloid leukemia, CML, is driven by ABL1 and the introduction of highly effective kinase inhibitors, such as imatinib, has resulted in a 5-year survival rate for CML to approach 90%.… Read More

February 2

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Studies of Cancer Metabolism using Drosophila as a Model System - Jason Tennessen, PhD

The metabolism of proliferating cancer cells not only generates energy, but also synthesizes the biomolecules required for growth. … Read More

February 16

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chemistry and Biology of Fungal Natural Products - Yi Tang, PhD

Nature performs challenging synthetic transformations using powerful enzymes. These enzymes are frequently found in the biosynthetic pathways of natural products… Read More

May 3

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
2018 Busse Lecture (1 of 2) - Simon J.L. Billinge, PhD

Simon J.L. Billinge, PhD Professor, Materials Science & Engineering, Applied Physics & Applied Mathematics Columbia University (Host: Prof. Lian Yu)… Read More