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Biochemistry & Molecular Pharmacology Seminar Series

In our popular seminar series, NYU Langone’s Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology invites outstanding researchers to speak about their ongoing work and enhance our community’s understanding of critical advances in the field.

Seminars take place on Thursdays from 2:00PM to 3:00PM virtually via Zoom. A schedule of seminars for 2021–22 is forthcoming.

2020–21 Seminars

October 29, 2020
“The Immune System of Bacteria: Beyond CRISPR”
Rotem Sorek, PhD
Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics, Weizmann Institute of Science
Host: Evgeny Nudler, PhD

December 3, 2020
“Structure-Function Studies of the SARS-CoV-2 Spike and Development of COVID-19 Interventions”
Jason McLellan, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Molecular Biosciences, Department of Chemistry, University of Texas at Austin
Host: Timothy Cardozo, MD, PhD

December 17, 2020
“Ubiquitin Ligases in Cell Signaling”
Ning Zheng, PhD
Professor, Department of Pharmacology, University of Washington School of Medicine, HHMI Investigator
Host: Michele Pagano, MD

February 8, 2021
“Toxin-Antitoxin Systems in Bacteria: Innate Immunity against Phage”
Michael Laub, PhD
Professor, Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Host: Evgeny Nudler, PhD

March 25, 2021
“Metabolism in Signaling, Immunity and Cancer Regulation”
Hui-Kuan Lin, PhD
Professor, Department of Cancer Biology, Wake Forest School of Medicine
Host: Michele Pagano, MD

April 8, 2021
“Relevance of the Ubiquitin-Proteasome System in Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma”
Luca Busino, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Cancer Biology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Host: Michele Pagano, MD

April 12, 2021
“Targeting Selective Autophagy in Aging and Age-Related Diseases”
Ana Maria Cuervo, MD, PhD
Professor, Departments of Developmental and Molecular Biology, Anatomy and Structural Biology, and Medicine (Hepatology), Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Co-hosted with the Department of Pathology
Hosts: Stefan Feske, PhD, and Michele Pagano, MD