Beyond our formal seminar series, Cell Biology often hosts ad hoc seminars and lectures for our community. Cell Bio Seminars generally feature researchers who happens to be passing through or in town for a conference near Boston. Dissertation Seminars are held when our PhD students complete their tenure with us. We rarely miss an opportunity to feature new and exciting research! If there are no seminars listed below currently, check back in a few weeks as one is bound to pop up.

  • Current Academic Year

    DATE EVENT SPEAKER TALK TITLE
    Dec 11, 2020 Dissertation Defense Brad Wierbowski Molecular mechanisms of Sonic hedgehog release and delivery
    Feb 17, 2021 Cell Bio Seminar Shenhav Cohen, PhD Structural and Metabolic Control of Cell Size: New Concepts in Muscle Biology
    Mar 09, 2021 Cell Bio Seminar Andrea I McClatchey, PhD Cell polarity in morphogenesis and tumorigenesis
    Apr 09, 2021 Dissertation Defense Mitchell Leibowitz Chromothripsis as an On-Target Consequence of CRISPR-Cas9 Genome Editing 
    May 03, 2021 Dissertation Defense Aditi Jatkar Mechanisms of fatty-acid/ glycerolipid regulation of SREBP-1 activation
    May 05, 2021 Dissertation Defense Kenneth Gray The Protean Lives and Times of the Alveolar Progenitor
    May 06, 2021 Dissertation Defense Meghan Torrence Defining Anabolic Functions of ATF4 as a Downstream Effector of mTORC1 Siganling
    Aug 27, 2021 Dissertation Defense Francois Thelot

    Function and inhibition of the lipopolysaccharide floppase MsbA