Archived Schedule

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 4:30pm

Modeling Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy in Isogenic Telomere-Edited iPSCs

Natalya Goloviznina
T32 Trainee
PhD Candidate, Kyba Lab
University of Minnesota

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 4:00pm

Investigating the Two Waves of Thymic Negative Selection

Thera Lee
T32 Trainee
PhD Candidate, Hogquist Lab
University of Minnesota


Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 4:00pm

Developing Off-the-Shelf Cancer Immunotherapy Using Pluripotent Stem Cells

Bahram (Bob) Valamehr, PhD
Vice President
Cancer Immunotherapy & Reprogramming Biology
Fate Therapeutics
San Diego, CA

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 4:00pm

Cell Signaling Specificity During Development and in Neural Crest Cells

Philippe Soriano, PhD
Department of Cell, Development and Regenerative Biology
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 4:00pm

Examining RPE Plasticity for Developing Regenerative Therapies

Timothy Blenkinsop, PhD
Assistant Professor
Depts. of Cell, Development and Regenerative Biology and Ophthalmology
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 1:15pm

Inaugural SCI Stem Cell Bioengineering Lecture: Physiochemical Cues to Regulate Vasculature Differentiation and Assembly

Sharon Gerecht, PhD
Departments of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Oncology
Director, Institute for NanoBio Technology
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 4:00pm

Spring Break - No SCI Research Seminar

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 4:00pm

What Stem Cell-Derived Cardiomyocytes Can Tell Us About Arrhythmias

Samuel Dudley, MD/PhD
Professor and Chief
Department of Medicine/
Division of Cardiology
Director, Lillehei Heart Institute

University of Minnesota

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 4:00pm

Cooperation of the Pdx1 and Oc1 Transcription Factors in Pancreatic Progenitors Promotes Beta Cell Specification and Function

Maureen Gannon, PhD
Vice Chair for Faculty Development
Depts. Medicine; Molecular Physiology and Biophysics; and Cell and Developmental Biology
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 4:00pm

Dynamics of Skeletal Muscle Stem Cells During Tissue Repair and Maintenance

Alessandra Sacco, PhD
Associate Professor
Development, Aging, and Regeneration Program
Associate Dean of Curriculum
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
La Jolla, CA