Thesis Defenses

Drosophila Cofilin: Its Roles in Sarcomerogenesis and Myopathy
Date: Monday, October 21, 2019 - 1:30pm

Mridula Balakrishnan
Cellular and Developmental Biology

Chairperson: Dr. Michael Overholtzer
Major Sponsor: Dr. Mary Baylies
Minor Sponsors: Drs. Richard White and Zennifer Zallen

Single Molecule Recordings of Secondary Transport with Single Turnover Resolution
Date: Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 10:00am

Gabriel Arthur Fitzgerald
Physiology, Biophysics and System Biology

Chairperson: Dr. Olga Boudker
Major Sponsor: Dr. Scott Blanchard
Minor Sponsors: Drs. Alessio Accardi and Joshua Levitz

N6-Methyladenine in Microbes and Host Immune Response
Date: Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 2:00pm

Alexa McIntyre
Tri-Institutional PhD Program in Computational Biology and Medicine (CBM)

Chairperson: Dr. Christina Leslie

Major Sponsor: Dr. Christopher Mason

Minor Sponsors: Drs. Samie Jaffrey and Jonathan Victor

Additional Member: Dr. Charles Rice (The Rockefeller University)

Profiling Protein Methylation Events and Characterizing Their Roles in Hematopoiesis and Cancer.
Date: Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 10:00am

Ming Jiang

Chairperson: Dr. Yueming Li

Major Sponsor: Dr. Minkui Luo

Minor Sponsors: Drs. Michael Kharas and Ari Melnick

Additional Member: Dr. Yael David (MSKCC)

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