Bioengineering and Toxicology Seminar Academic Year 2014-15

Sep 26, 2014 - 12:00 PM
"Inflammatory profiles of myelin-reactive T cells from patients with Multiple Sclerosis"
"Robust activation of endogenous genes via an improved CRISPR/Cas9 activator"
Oct 3, 2014 - 12:00 PM
"Dissecting design principles of bio-inspired hydrogels using simple repeat-based peptides."
Oct 10, 2014 - 12:00 PM
"Computational modeling of the complement system for studying mechanisms of disease and identifying therapeutic targets under uncertainty"
Oct 17, 2014 - 12:00 PM
“Early Signaling Dynamics of EGFR”
“Environmental systems microbiology: Applying BE thinking to outdoor microbes”
Oct 24, 2014 - 12:00 PM
"A design platform for multi-input miRNA sensors"
"Combination immunotherapy with lymph-node-targeting molecular vaccines"
Oct 31, 2014 - 12:00 PM
“Microenvironment mechanics modulate a stromal cell line for potential cell therapy"
“Quantitative imaging for regulatory mechanism discovery of chemotherapy-induced migratory cancer cell phenotypes”
Nov 7, 2014 - 12:00 PM
"Structural determinants of nonspecificity in therapeutic antibodies"
"Integrated glycomics for the study of cell-ECM interactions in lung adenocarcinoma"
Nov 14, 2014 - 12:00 PM
"The role of nuclear mechanics in cancer metastasis"
Dec 5, 2014 - 12:00 PM
"Engineering angiogenesis:  a materials approach to vascularizing dense tissue"
"New methods for the facile preparation of layer-by-layer nanoparticles"
Dec 12, 2014 - 12:00 PM
“Deep characterization and modeling of phage-displayedmcombinatorial peptide screenings"
“New tools for scalable 'library-vs-library' screening”
Dec 19, 2014 - 12:00 PM
"Exploring microbial biosynthetic capabilities through the development of a single cell competition screen"
"Elucidating mechanisms of bacterial cell growth through live single-cell imaging"
Feb 6, 2015 - 12:00 PM
"Injectable hydrogels for internal wound treatment"
"Characterization of dynamic signaling networks during epithelial to mesenchymal transition"
Feb 13, 2015 - 12:00 PM
"Applications of CRISPR-Cas9 for in vivo genome editing"
"Development of tools for the design and optimization of genetic circuits"
Feb 20, 2015 - 12:00 PM
"Tuning metabolic pathways and genetic circuits using synthetic sRNAs"
"Engineering molecular sensors for functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI)"
Feb 27, 2015 - 12:00 PM
"Quantitative design of in vivo computation"
"Modeling macrophage differentiation and activation in the context of endometriosis"
Mar 6, 2015 - 12:00 PM
"Determinants of GATA1-mediated gene expression regulation during erythroid maturation"
"Genotoxicity of co-exposure to arsenic and other toxic environmental agents"
Mar 20, 2015 - 12:00 PM
"Molecular understanding of drug resistance in HIV protease"
"Characterizing changes in signaling downstream of oncogenic Ras mutations"
Apr 3, 2015 - 12:00 PM
"Expansion Microscopy"
Apr 10, 2015 - 12:00 PM
"A modular protein architecture for generalized RNA targeting: development and application to RNA monitoring, control, and protein scaffolding"
" 'Virtual microfluidics' for digital quantification and single cell sequencing"
Apr 17, 2015 - 12:00 PM
"Reassortment primes influenza for host group switches"
"Engineered synthetic matrix for 3D (endometrial) co-culture models"
Apr 24, 2015 - 12:00 PM
"Measuring and modeling non-genetic EGFR inhibitor resistance mechanisms in lung cancer."
May 1, 2015 - 12:00 PM
"Stable and mono-disperse nitrogen-vacancy nanodiamond labeling of neurons"
"Exploring the link between serine phosphorylation and oxidative stress management by a tumor-suppressing RNA methyl transferase homolog"
May 8, 2015 - 12:00 PM
“A microfluidic platform enabling single cell RNA-seq of multigenerational lineages" “SULF1 modulation of heparan sulfates as a key mediator of tumor initiation"
May 15, 2015 - 12:00 PM
"Growth factor functionalization of an acellular scaffold for integrative cartilage repair"
"Comet Assay: From glass slides to HTS platform reveals novel DNA repair genes"
May 22, 2015 - 12:00 PM
 "Computational design of product specificity in an engineered metabolic pathway"