Hematology Research / Work-in-Progress Seminars

2016-2017 Academic Year

Date Speaker Title
Sep 15, 2016 Patrick M. Viatour, PharmD, PhD
University of Pennsylvania
E2f Factors Integrate Cell Cycle and Non Cell Cycle Functions to Dictate Stem Cell Fate
Sep 22, 2016 Wilson Fok
Luis Batista lab
p53 Stabilization Following Progressive Telomere Shortening Differentially Regulates Human Hematopoietic Specification
  Dhanam Anbukumar
Evan Sadler lab
Copper Transport in Von Willebrand Factor Biosynthesis
Sep 29, 2016 Jeffrey J. Bednarski, MD, PhD
Department of Pediatrics
Physiologic and Genotoxic DNA Damage Activate Distinct Cellular Responses in Developing B Lymphocytes
Oct 14, 2016
Fri, 4:00 PM
Moore Auditorium
John Stamatoyannopoulos, MD
University of Washington
44th Carl Moore Lecture
Decoding the Human Regulatory Genome
Oct 20, 2016 Kirsten Brenner
Luis Batista lab
Telomere-independent Functions of the Telomerase RNA Component in Human Stem Cells
  Joshua Muia
Evan Sadler lab
Evolution and Allosteric Regulation of ADAMTS13
Oct 27, 2016 Steve Snyder
Stephen Oh lab
The Role of NFκB in MPN Mouse Models
  Carissa Dege
Chris Sturgeon lab
Generation and Characterization of Human Pluripotent Stem Cell-derived Natural Killer Cells
Nov 3, 2016
1:00 PM
Hani S. Zaher, PhD
Department of Biology
Insights Into the Role of the Ribosome During mRNA and Nascent-Protein Quality Control
Nov 17, 2016
Moore Auditorium
Fernando D. Camargo, PhD
Boston Children's Hospital
Clonal Analysis of Native Hematopoiesis
Jan 12, 2017 Tom Girard
George Broze lab
The Roles of Tissue Factor Pathway Inhibitor in Health and Disease
Jan 19, 2017 Garima Gupta Tyagi
Evan Sadler lab
Single Molecule Analysis of VWF Extension and Cleavage Using Magnetic Tweezers
  Alexandre Vessoni
Luis Batista lab
Impact of Telomere Shortening on Mitochondria of Human Embryonic Stem Cells
Jan 26, 2017 Michael R. Bruchas, PhD
Departments of Anesthesiology & Neurobiology
Dissecting Neuromodulatory Circuits in Affective Behavior
Feb 2, 2017 Tanner Johanns
Gavin Dunn lab
Effect of Prior Radiation on Gliomagenesis and Tumor Immunity
  Jian Zhu
Evan Sadler lab
The Hunt for the "Minimal" Structure of a Functional ADAMTS13 by Small-Angle X-Ray Scattering
Feb 6, 2017
Mon, 1:00 PM
David B. Sykes, MD, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital
"Curing by Maturing" - Developing Differentiation Therapy for the Treatment of Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Feb 9, 2017 Milan G. Chheda, MD
Oncology Division
Developing a Synthetic Lethal Genetic Screen to Identify Vulnerabilities in IDH1 Mutant Gliomas
Feb 16, 2017 Taylor Brost Collins
Stephen Oh lab
Utilizing iPSCs as a Model System to Interrogate Genetically Distinct Clones in Myeloproliferative Neoplasms
  Julia Wagner
Todd Fehniger lab
CD56bright NK Cells Exhibit Potent Anti-Tumor Responses Following IL-15 Priming
Feb 23, 2017 Blair B. Madison, PhD
Gastroenterology Division
PLAGL2, a Zinc Finger Transcription Factor That Drives Stem Cell Identity and Colorectal Cancer Tumorigenesis
Mar 2, 2017 Yedda Li
Mark Sands lab
Combination Therapy Improves Lifespan and Clinicobehavioral Performance in Murine Globoid Cell Leukodystrophy
  Evandro Niero
Luis Batista lab
Teleomere Shortening Impairs Hepatocyte Differentiation by DNA Damage Signaling Activation
Mar 9, 2017 Alessandro Vindigni, PhD
Saint Louis University
Mechanisms of Replication Stress Response to Chemotherapeutics
Mar 23, 2017 Charles K. Kaufman, MD, PhD
Oncology Division
Key Events During Cancer Initiation: From Melanocyte to Melanoma
Mar 30, 2017 Melanie Fields
K12 Heme Scholars Program
Cerebral Oxygen Metabolism and Vasoreactivity in Sickle Cell Disease
Apr 6, 2017 Babak Razani, MD, PhD
Cardiology Division
Macrophages Epitomize Firefighter Arsonists in Metabolic Diseases. Can We Promote Better Behavior?
Apr 13, 2017 Lin Liu
Stuart Kornfeld lab
Producing Highly Phosphorylated Lysosomal Enzymes for Enzyme Replacement Therapy
  Daniel Fisher
Stephen Oh lab
Cytokines and Intracellular Signaling Abnormalities in Myeloproliterative Neoplasms
Apr 20, 2017 Indira U. Mysorekar, PhD
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Understanding Pathogenesis of Maternal Fetal Transmission of the Emerging Zika Virus
Apr 27, 2017 Jared Fowles
Stephen Oh lab
Genomic Dissection of Age-Related Differences in Polycythemia Vera
  Chang Liu
Rob Mitra lab
Single-Molecule HLA Typing by Oxford Nonopore Technology