Boston Nutrition Obesity Research Center
BNORC Adipose and Metabolic Tissue Study Group Seminars: 2016-2017Sponsored by Boston Nutrition Obesity Research Center's Adipose Biology and Nutrient Metabolism Core
Boston University Medical Campus
Evans Biomedical Research Center
650 Albany Street, 7th Floor, Room 714
Tuesdays from 10:00-11:00 AM unless otherwise noted
Coffee and light refreshments will be served.
Parking is available in the garage located at 710 Albany Street.
October 4, 2016“Redox control of hepatic lipid metabolism” Markus Bachschmid, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine
October 18, 2016“Connecting histone methyltransferase to O-GlcNAc regulation in C. elegans” Alla Grishok, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Biochemistry, Boston University School of Medicine
November 1, 2016“G-Protein Suppressor 2 regulates mitochondrial biogenesis via mitochondrial retrograde signaling and modulation of nuclear-encoded mitochondrial genes core promoter accessibility” M. Dafne Cardamone, Ph.D., Instructor of Biochemistry, Boston University School of Medicine
November 15, 2016“The putative fatty acid transporter CD36: what does it really do with fatty acids?” James Hamilton. Ph.D., Professor of Medicine and Physiology & Biophysics, Boston University School of Medicine
November 29, 2016“Origin and function of human thermogenic "beige" adipose tissue” Silvia Corvera, M.D., Professor, Program in Molecular Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School
December 13, 2016“Mitochondrial stress responses, innate immunity and toxic genomes” Cole Haynes, Ph.D., Assoc. Professor, Dept of Molecular, Cell and Cancer Biology, University of Massachusetts Medical School