Pennsylvania Muscle Institute Seminar Series

UPenn- Pennsylvania Muscle Institute (PMI) Seminar- November 21

By James McGonigle on November 14, 2019

PMI Seminar: William O. Hancock, PhD “A molecular view of microtubule dynamic instability “ Speaker: William O. Hancock – Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University Sponsor: Pennsylvania Muscle Institute Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. EST Location: CRB Austrian Auditorium

UPenn- Pennsylvania Muscle Institute (PMI) Seminar- November 18

By James McGonigle on November 14, 2019

PMI Seminar: Samantha Harris, PhD “A new regulatory role for cardiac myosin binding protein-C in damping contractile oscillations” Speaker: Samantha Harris – Professor of Physiology, University of Arizona Sponsor: Pennsylvania Muscle Institute Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. EST Location: CRB Austrian Auditorium

UPenn- Pennsylvania Muscle Institute (PMI) Seminar- September 16

By James McGonigle on September 16, 2019

PMI Seminar: Rebecca Wells, MD “A Bile Duct-on-a-chip: An example of a simple microfluidic device with outsized functional potential” Speaker: Rebecca Wells – Professor of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Sponsor: Pennsylvania Muscle Institute Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. EST Location: CRB Austrian Auditorium

UPenn- Pennsylvania Muscle Institute (PMI) Seminar- September 9

By James McGonigle on September 5, 2019

PMI Seminar: Tanya Svitkina, PhD “Actin cytoskeleton: From mitochondrial dynamics to neuron navigation” Speaker: Tanya Svitkina – Professor of Biology, University of Pennsylvania Sponsor: Pennsylvania Muscle Institute Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. EST Location: CRB Austrian Auditorium

UPenn- Pennsylvania Muscle Institute (PMI) Seminar- FEB 4

By James McGonigle on January 30, 2019

Title:    Chromosome Segregation: New Insights into Kinetochore Assembly and Regulation Presenter:  Alexander E. Kelly, PhD – Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, National Cancer Institute, Center for Cancer Research. Location: CRB Austrian Auditorium Time:  2:00 – 3:00 PM (Eastern) Details:  http://www.med.upenn.edu/pmi/seminars.html

UPenn- Pennsylvania Muscle Institute (PMI) Seminar- NOV 5

By James McGonigle on November 2, 2018

Title:    Traffic control in the cell: Tau and MAP7 direct transport by kinesin and dynein Presenter:  Adam G. Hendricks, PhD – Assistant Professor, Department of Bioengineering, McGill University Location: CRB Austrian Auditorium Time:  2:00 – 3:00 PM (Eastern) Details:  http://www.med.upenn.edu/pmi/seminars.html

UPenn- Pennsylvania Muscle Institute (PMI) Seminar- OCT 29

By James McGonigle on October 12, 2018

Title:    Engineering molecular motors Presenter:  Zev Bryant, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Bioengineering & Structural Biology, Stanford University Location: CRB Austrian Auditorium Time:  2:00 – 3:00 PM (Eastern) Details:  http://www.med.upenn.edu/pmi/seminars.html

UPenn- Pennsylvania Muscle Institute (PMI) Seminar- OCT 22

By James McGonigle on October 12, 2018

Title:    Giant proteins in muscle structure and function Presenter:  Henk Granzier, Ph.D. – Professor and Director of Mouse Phenotyping Core and Myofilament Function and Disease Division, The University of Arizona Health and Science, College of Medicine Tucson Physiology Location: CRB Austrian Auditorium Time:  2:00 – 3:00 PM (Eastern) Details:  http://www.med.upenn.edu/pmi/seminars.html

Seminar: Jennifer Curtis, PhD

By Patience on January 3, 2018

Speaker: Jennifer Curtis, PhD, Associate Professor of Physics, Department of Molecular Science & Engineering, Georgia Tech Sponsor: Pennsylvania Muscle Institute Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. EST Location: CRB Austrian Auditorium

PMI Seminar: Xavier Trepat, PhD

By Patience on January 3, 2018

“Mechanobiology of epithelial growth and folding” Speaker: Xavier Trepat, PhD, ICREA Research Professor, Group Leader, Integrative Cell and Tissue Dynamics, Institut de Bioenginyeria de Catalunya (IBEC) Sponsor: Pennsylvania Muscle Institute Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. EST Location: CRB Austrian Auditorium