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2014

Event:

Moving from the Genetic to the Functional Landscape in Melanoma

Date:

30 December, 2014

Location:

at 12:30, Blue Hall, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Prof. Yardena Samuels, Department of Molecular Cell Biology, Weizmann Institute of Science

Event:

Preleukemia the Normal Side of Cancer

Date:

29 December, 2014

Location:

at 12:00, Seminar room, 4th floor, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Dr. Liran Shlush, Princess Margaret Cancer Center, Toronto, ON Canada

Event:

Elucidating the Birth of Blood Stem cells

Date:

29 December, 2014

Location:

at 11:00, 6th floor, Conference Room, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Prof. Marella de Bruijn, MRC Molecular Hematology Unit, University of Oxford

Event:

Genetic and Epigenetic Determinants of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Evolution

Date:

28 December, 2014

Location:

at 11:00, Seminar room, 6th floor, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Dr. Dan-Avi Landau, Harvard Medical School, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT

Event:

The Link Between ER Stress, ERAD, Gaucher Disease and Parkinson’s Disease

Date:

23 December, 2014

Location:

at 12:30, Blue Hall, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Prof. Mia Horowitz, Department of Cell Research and Immunology, Tel-Aviv University

Event:

Metronomic chemotherapy: Anti-angiogenesis and immune responses in preclinical cancer treatment

Date:

22 December, 2014

Location:

at 13:30, Seminar room, 11th floor, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Prof. David J. Waxman, Department of Biology, Boston University School of Medicine

Event:

Figure-ground Segregation of Smells

Date:

22 December, 2014

Location:

at 12:00, Seminar room, 4th floor, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Dr. Dan Rokni, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge MA

Event:

Metronomic chemotherapy : Anti-angiogenesis and immune responses in preclinical cancer treatment

Date:

22 December, 2014

Location:

at 13:30, Seminar room, 11th floor, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Prof. David J. Waxman, Professor of Cell and Molecular Biology, Department of Biology Boston University School of Medicine

Event:

Interplay Between Nitric Oxide and Thioredoxin in Cellular Signaling and Stress

Date:

2 December, 2014

Location:

at 12:30, Blue Hall, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Prof. Moran Benhar, Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry, The Bruce & Ruth Rappaport Faculty of Medicine

Event:

Analysis of the Role of GABA/Glycine co-transmission in the Respiratory Network

Date:

1 December, 2014

Location:

at 11:30, Seminar room, 6th floor, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Prof. Swen Huelsmann, Georg-August-University Gצttingen, Department of Anesthesiology, RG experimental Neuro-Anesthesiology, Gצttingen, Germany

Event:

Paleo-epigenetics: Reconstructing the DNA Methylation of Archaic Humans

Date:

25 November, 2014

Location:

at 12:30, Blue Hall, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Dr. Liran Carmel, Department of Genetics, The Alexander Silberman Institute of Life Sciences, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Event:

Multimodal Resistance of the Protozoan Parasite Entamoeba histolytica to Environmental Stresses Encountered in the Human Host

Date:

18 November, 2014

Location:

at 12:30, Blue Hall, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Prof. Serge Ankri, Associate Professor, The Bruce & Ruth Rappaport Faculty of Medicine

Event:

The Landscape of Adenosine-to-Inosine RNA Editing in Human

Date:

11 November, 2014

Location:

at 12:30, Blue Hall, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Prof. Erez Levanon, Faculty of Life Sciences, Bar-Ilan University

Event:

Synaptic Remodeling and Proteostasis: When Everything Changes, Do Things Really Remain the Same?

Date:

4 November, 2014

Location:

at 12:30, Blue Hall, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Prof. Noam Ziv, Professor, Department of Cellular and Systems Neuroscience, The Bruce & Ruth Rappaport Faculty of Medicine

Event:

The Stem Cell Niche and Immune Regulation in Haploidentical Bone Marrow Transplantation , Metabolic Syndrome and Lung Injury Repair

Date:

28 October, 2014

Location:

at 12:30, Blue Hall, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Prof. Yair Reisner , Head, Department of Immunology, Weizmann Institute of Science.

Event:

Master regulators of stress responses reprogram the tumor microenvironment - HSF1 as a case study

Date:

23 October, 2014

Location:

at 12:00, Seminar room, 4th floor, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Dr. Ruth Scherz-Shouval, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Cambridge, MA

Event:

Can We Transform Human Hair into Little Hearts? Deciphering the Secrets of Inherited Cardiac Diseases Using Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells (hiPSC)

Date:

21 October, 2014

Location:

at 12:30, Yellow Hall, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Prof. Ofer Bina, Professor, Department of Physiology , The Bruce & Ruth Rappaport Faculty of Medicine

Event:

Cellular Dynamics of Antibody-Mediated Immunity

Date:

8 July, 2014

Location:

at 11:00, Seminar room, 4th floor, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Dr. Ziv Shulman, The Rockefeller University, New York

Event:

Single-Gene Causes of Congenital Anomalies of the Kidneys and Urinary Tract (CAKUT) in Humans

Date:

1 July, 2014

Location:

at 13:30, Seminar room 4th floor, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Asaf Vivante MD, PhD, Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Event:

The Making and Breaking of Cullin-Ring Ubiquitin Ligases

Date:

25 June, 2014

Location:

Seminar room, 6th floor, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Prof. Ditter Wolf, Sanford Burnham Medical research institute, La Jola, USA

Event:

Finally, After 2 Billion Years, the Mitochondria is Part of the Eukaryotic Cell

Date:

24 June, 2014

Location:

At 13:30, Galleris Hall, Medicine Faculty Building

Prof. Dan Mishmar, Department of Life Sciences, Ben-Gurion University.

Event:

Maintaining the Differentiated Identity

Date:

17 June, 2014

Location:

At 13:30, Galleris Hall, Medicine Faculty Building

Prof. Amir Orian, Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, The Bruce & Ruth Rappaport Faculty of Medicine.

Event:

Adult Neural Stem cells: Basic Science to Therapeutic Applications²

Date:

15 June, 2014

Location:

at 14:00, Seminar room, 6th floor, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Samuel Weiss, PhD, FRSC ,Professor and Director, Hotchkiss Brain Institute ,Calgary, AB, Canada

Event:

Signaling Pathway/Transcription Factor Interactions Regulating Early Cell Fate Decisions in the Developing Vertebrate Nervous System.

Date:

10 June, 2014

Location:

at 13:30, Red Hall, Entrance Floor, Medicine Faculty Building

Prof. Dale Frank, Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry, The Bruce & Ruth Rappaport Faculty of Medicine

Event:

The Blueprint of Behavior: Building the Mammalian Hypothalamus

Date:

1 June, 2014

Location:

at 13:30, Seminar room, 6th floor, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Prof. Seth Blackshaw, Department of Neuroscience and Institute for Cell Engineering, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Baltimore, MD, USA

Event:

Mef2D Coordinates Epithelial Properties and Progenitor Maintenance of Animal Cap Cells in the Frog Embryo

Date:

27 May, 2014

Location:

At 13:30, Galleris Hall, Medicine Faculty Building

Prof. Eyal Bengal, Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Technion

Event:

The Role of Mitochondria in Determining the Fate of Stem cells in the Bone Marrow

Date:

20 May, 2014

Location:

at 13:30. Red Hall, Entrance Floor, Medicine Faculty Building

Prof. Atan Gross, Department of Biological Regulation, Weizmann Institute of Science

Event:

Priming Mitochondrial Function Triggers Stem cell Activation in the Bone Marrow

Date:

20 May, 2014

Location:

at 13:30, Red Hall, Entrance Floor, Medicine Faculty Building

Prof. Atan Gross, Department of Biological Regulation, Weizmann Institute of Science

Event:

ATF3 in Macrophage Stress Response: Its Impact on Cancer Progression and Chemo-resistance

Date:

13 May, 2014

Location:

At 13:30, Galleris Hall, Medicine Faculty Building

Prof. Tsonwin Hai, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry
The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio

Event:

The Promise and Challenges of Neuronal microRNAs

Date:

29 April, 2014

Location:

At 13:30, Galleris Hall, Medicine Faculty Building

Prof. Hermona Soreq, Department of Biological Chemistry, the Silberman Institute of Life Sciences, and the Interdisciplinary Center for Neural Computation, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Event:

Crisis in science – time for reform?

Date:

8 April, 2014

Location:

At 11:00, White Hall, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Prof. Arturo Casadevall, Chair, Dept. of Microbiology & Immunology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New-York, NY, USA

Event:

Biological Noise and the Divergence of New Protein Functions

Date:

1 April, 2014

Location:

At 13:30, Galleris Hall, Medicine Faculty Building

Prof. Dan S. Tawfik, Department of Biological Chemistry, The Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot

Event:

The Molecular Genetics of Allergic Reactions

Date:

25 March, 2014

Location:

At 13:30, Galleris Hall, Medicine Faculty Building

Dr. Marc E. Rothenberg MD, PhD, Director, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Director, Cincinnati Center for Eosinophilic Disorders,
Professor of Pediatrics Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Event:

Pathogen-phage-host Interactions

Date:

18 March, 2014

Location:

At 13:30, Galleris Hall, Medicine Faculty Building

Dr. Anat Herskovits, Department of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology, George S. Wise Faculty of Life Sciences,Tel-Aviv University.

Event:

Chemokines as Drivers of Cell Migration and Biological Function

Date:

11 March, 2014

Location:

At 13:30, Galleris Hall, Medicine Faculty Building

Prof. Nathan Karin, Professor, Department of Immunology, The Bruce & Ruth Rappaport Faculty of Medicine.

Event:

Transforming Growth Factor beta (TGF-β) a Key Cytokine to Control Lymphocyte Activation

Date:

10 March, 2014

Location:

Seminar room 4th floor, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Dr. Julien C. Marie, Immunology and Virology Department, Cancer Research Center of Lyon (CRCL), INSERM, France

Event:

Molecular Mechanisms of Vessel Formation: From Development to Disease (and Back…)

Date:

4 March, 2014

Location:

at 13:30, Galleris Hall, Medicine Faculty Building

Dr. Karina Yaniv, Department of Biological Regulation, Weizmann Institute of Science.

Event:

Structural and Functional Brain Adaptation to Chronic Physical Pain

Date:

20 February, 2014

Location:

at 13:00, Seminar room, 4th floor, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Randy L. Gollub, M.D., Ph.D, Associate Director, Psychiatric Neuroimaging Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital
Member of the Faculty of the Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology (HST), Harvard Medical School

Event:

Regulation of Mammary Stem Cells in Organogenesis and Cancer

Date:

22 January, 2014

Location:

at 13:00, Seminar room, 4th floor, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Dr. Vicki Plaks
Department of Anatomy,
University of California San Francisco

Event:

Patterning of the Vertebrate Kidney

Date:

14 January, 2014

Location:

at 13:30, Yellow Hall, Entrance Floor, Medicine Faculty Building

Prof. Tom Schultheiss, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, The Bruce & Ruth Rappaport Faculty of Medicine

Event:

Mapping Paracrine Pathways for Regenerative Biology and Medicine with Synthetic mRNA

Date:

13 January, 2014

Location:

at 10:30, 6 floor seminar room, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Prof. Kenneth R. Chien MD, PhD
Department of Cell and Molecular Biology
Karolinska Institute

Event:

Microtubule Dependent Regulation of Mitogenic and Oncogenic Pathways Through GEF-H1

Date:

9 January, 2014

Location:

at 13:00, Seminar room, 4th floor, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Dr. David (Dedi) Meiri
Developmental Biology and Cancer Research, University Health Network, Canada

Event:

Post-Translational Modification (PTM) Profiling: From Global Patterns to Mechanistic Insight of Ubl Regulation in Mitosis

Date:

6 January, 2014

Location:

at 12:00, Galleris Hall, Medicine Faculty Building

Dr. Yifat Merbl
Department of Systems Biology,
Harvard Medical School

Event:

Chaperone-mediated Regulation of Translation in the Mammalian Stress Response

Date:

2 January, 2014

Location:

at 12:00, Seminar room, 4th floor, The Faculty of Medicine Building

Dr. Reut Shalgi
Department of Biology, MIT

Event:

Hereditary Retinal Degeneration: From Human Genetics to Cellular Functions

Date:

28 January, 2013

Location:

at 13:30, Yellow Hall, Entrance Floor, Medicine Faculty Building

Prof. Tamar Ben-Yosef, Department of Genetics, The Bruce & Ruth Rappaport Faculty of Medicine

Event:

At the Dance Floor of Malaria Masquerade Ball

Date:

21 January, 2013

Location:

at 13:30, Yellow Hall, Entrance Floor, Medicine Faculty Building

Dr. Ron Dzikowski, The Hebrew University, Hadassah Medical School

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