MORE Programs Biomedical Sciences Seminars.

MORE Programs Fall 2017 Seminar Series

King Hall Lec Hall II

Fridays 2:00 PM


Aug. 25

Getting the Most out of Professional Meetings

Professor Carlos Gutierrez, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

MORE Programs Director


Sept. 1                       

Why cancer cells metastasize?

Professor Hani Goodarzi, Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics, Department of Urology, and Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, UC San Francisco    


Sept. 8  *KH D2072                       

Inorganic and Materials Chemistry at Wayne State University

Professor Federico Rabuffetti, Department of Chemistry, Wayne State University


Sept. 15 - 17                    

MORE Programs Research Retreat


Sept. 22                     

Effects of environmental chemicals on male reproduction

Professor Martine Culty, Department of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Southern California


Sept. 29                     

Characterization of the Drosophila melanogaster-specific Sdic region: a case example of how recently evolved genes can facilitate species adaptation

Professor Jose Ranz, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, UC Irvine


Oct. 6                         

Targeting the Cell Division Cycle in Cancer

Professor Jorge Torres, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, UCLA


Oct. 13                       

Lysosomal nitrosative stress: A novel mechanism for obesity-associated hepatic insulin resistance

Professor Ling Yang, Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa Health Care


Oct. 20                       

Multifunctional Metal-Organic Frameworks: from Catalysis to Drug Delivery

Professor Liu, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Cal State LA


Oct. 27                       

Regulation of the MYC oncoprotein by histone acetyltransferases 

Professor Ernest Martinez, Department of Biochemistry, UC Riverside


Nov. 3                        


Professors Stefan Keslacy and Christine Dy, Department of Kinesiology & Nutritional Science, Cal State LA


Nov. 17                      

Cell Signaling by Protease-activated Receptors                            

Professor Joann Trejo, Department of Pharmacology, UC San Diego


Dec. 1                         


Professor Matthew Jackson, Department of Psychology, Cal State LA