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Department of Biomedical Sciences
Seminar series associated with the Department of Biomedical Sciences include the Physiology Seminar Series; the Molecular, Cellular and Integrative Neuroscience Seminar Series; and the Frontiers in Biomedical Sciences Seminar Series (consult http://www.cvmbs.colostate.edu/bms/fibs.htm for schedule and location).
Physiology Seminar Series
Mondays, 4 p.m., in Room W104 of the Animal Reproduction and Biotechnology Laboratory, Foothills Campus, unless otherwise noted. (http://www.cvmbs.colostate.edu/bms/seminar.htm)
Oct. 6 – Dr. Virginia Winn, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, “Understanding the Placental Origins of Preeclampsia.”
Oct. 13 – Dr. Brenda Alexander, Department of Animal Science, University of Wyoming, “Development and Expression of Sexual Behavior in the Domestic Ram: A Role for Progesterone?”
Oct. 20 – Dr. Paul Rozance, Perinatal Research Center, University of Colorado, Center, “Intrauterine Growth Restriction and the Pancreatic Islet of Langerhans.”
Oct. 27 – Dr. James McManaman, Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Physiology and Biophysics, University of Colorado, Denver, TBA.
Nov. 3 – Dr. Vivek Balusubramanian, Pediatric Heart Lung Center Laboratory, University of Colorado, Denver, Children’s Hospital, Denver, “Endothelial Progenitor Cells in Lung Growth and Injury.”
Nov. 10 – Dr. Adam Chicco, Department of Health and Exercise Science, “Cardiolipin and Linoleic Acid Metabolism in the Failing Heart.”
Nov. 17 – Dr. Josie Traub-Dargata, Department of Clinical Sciences, “Lessons Learned from Selected Equine Studies.”
Molecular, Cellular and Integrative Neuroscience Seminar Series
Wednesdays, 4 p.m., W1 Anatomy/Zoology, unless otherwise noted.
Oct. 1 – Dr,. David Krizaj, Ophthalmology, University of Utah School of Medicine, “Calcium Regulation in Vertebrate Photoreceptors.”
Oct. 8 – Frontiers in Biomedical Sciences Presents Dr. Michael Marletta, Department of Chemistry, Department of Molecular Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley, “Sensing Gases (NO vs. O2) Selectively in Biology: Chemistry to the Rescue.”
Oct. 15 – Dr. Suzanne Craft, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, “The Role of Impaired Insulin Signaling in Brain Aging and Dementia.”
Oct. 22 – Dr. John T. Williams, Senior Scientist, Vollum Institute, Oregon Health and Science University, “Dopamine Mediated Synaptic Transmission
Oct. 29 – Dr. Anthony D. Wagner, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Stanford University, TBA.
Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology
The Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology (MIP) sponsors a series of weekly seminars. Faculty seminars are held on Fridays, 9 a.m., in Room 103 Pathology. Alternating weeks feature noon Thursday sessions with external speakers. Coordinator for the series is Dr. Carol Wilusz. For more information, and a complete schedule, go to: http://www.cvmbs.colostate.edu/mip/seminars/seminar_faculty.htm
Oct. 3 – Dr. Vara Vissa, MIP, TBA.
Oct. 9 – Dr. Ling Lin, University of Pittsburgh school of Medicine, “Non-human Primate Model of TB.”
Oct. 23 – Dr. David McMurray, Texas A&M, “Guinea Pig Model of TB.”
Nov. 7 – Dr. Paul Bohjanen, University of Minnesota, “T Lymphocyte mRNA Stability.”
Nov. 18 – Dr. Brent Burkholder, Centers for Disease Control, “Polio Eradication.”
Nov. 21 – Dr. Aravinda De Silva, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, “Vector-borne Disease (Dengue and Lyme).
Cell and Molecular Biology Graduate Degree Program Seminar Series
All seminars are held on Thursdays at noon in Room 123 of the Molecular and Radiological Biosciences Building. For a complete schedule, go to: http://www.colostate.edu/Depts/CMB/seminars.html
Oct. 18 – Dr. Ken Reardon, Department of Biomedical Sciences, “Proteomics as a Tool for Improving Microbial Biofuels Production”
Nov. 13 – Dr. Mark Zabel, Infectious Disease Focus Group, TBA