Molecular, Cell, Development (MCD) Seminar Series - McMaster University
2008-09 || 2009-10 || 2010-11 || 2011-12 || 2012-13

Molecular, Cell, Development (MCD) SEMINAR SERIES
Department of Biology


(Friday, May 24)

Megan McKerlie
Department of Biology, McMaster University

Schedule 2012-13
31 Dr. Marius Sudol#
Weis Center for Research and Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York

The Role of the WW Domain in Golabi Syndrome and Hippo Tumor Suppressor Pathway. Abstract

14 Justin Tong (Gupta lab)
McMaster University

A Microfluidic Platform for Chemical Screening in C. elegans. Abstract

28 Jessica Vanderploeg (Jacobs lab)
McMaster University

A role for integrins in Drosophila cardial cell polarization and heart lumen formation. Abstract

12 Dr. Pierre McCrea
University of Texas at Houston

Novel Catenins in Development and Disease. Abstract

26 Dr. Kristin Hope
McMaster Stem Cell and Cancer Research Institute

Dissecting the regulation of hematopoietic stem cell self-renewal. Abstract

9 Mizna Zaveri (West-Mays lab)
McMaster University

The potential redundant role(s) of AP-2alpha and AP-2beta in the neural retina. Abstract

23 Dr. Jean-Yves Masson
University of Laval, Qu├ębec city

Functions of Fanconi anemia proteins in DNA double-strand break repair. Abstract

7 Dr. Trevor Williams
University of Colorado Denver

Cross-talk between transcription factors and signaling molecules in development of the mammalian face and limbs. Abstract

11 Dr. Daphne Goring
University of Toronto

Signaling events in the pistil initiated by pollen contact in the mustard family (Brassicaceae): Pollen acceptance or rejection? Abstract

25 Dr. Stephen Meyn
The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto


8 Dr. Dean Betts
University of Western Ontario, London (Canada)


22 Dr. Jason Fish
Toronto General Research Institute

Vegf is a major regulator of cardiovascular development. Abstract

8 Dr. Pamela Cowin
Department of Cell Biology and Dermatology, NYU Lagone Medical Center

Novel markers of the Mammary Lineage. Abstract

22 Dr. Wayne Snedden
Department of Biology, Queens University, Kingston (Canada)

The odd yet fascinating world of plant calcium sensors. Abstract

5 Dr. Ashley Bruce
Department of Cell and Systems Biology, University of Toronto

Thinning and spreading: How the zebrafish embryo gets into shape. Abstract

12 Dr. Dean Betts
Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Western Ontario

Telomeric and extra-telomeric roles of telomerase in embryonic stem cells and development. Abstract

19 Dr. Elena Verdu
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Farncombe Family Digestive Health Research Institute, McMaster University

The spectrum of gluten related disorders; new concepts and emerging treatment modalities. Abstract

10 Dr. Julie Brill
Sick Kids Hospital and Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Toronto

PIPs control cell morphogenesis in Drosophila. Abstract

24 Megan McKerlie (Zhu lab)
McMaster University

TRF1 is recruited to sites of DNA damage to facilitate homologous recombination. Abstract

Location: #MDCL-3022