2016 Events

  • 4 JAN

    Mike Drummond, Atwood lab
    "Cdc42 restricts primary cilia by fine-tuning ciliary actin"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 19 JAN

    Hsiang Ho, Andersen lab
    "In vivo profiling of global DNA methylation during epidermal differentiation"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 25 JAN

    Chi-Fen Chen, Ganesan lab
    "ATR mutations in human melanoma cause increased genomic instability and immune dysregulation, enhancing tumor invasion and metastasis"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 1 FEB

    Daniel Haensel, Dai lab
    "Determining the role of Ovol2 in epithelial regeneration and repair"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 8 FEB

    Geraint Parfitt, UC Irvine
    "3-D reconstruction of label-retaining cells in the ocular surface and hair follicle"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 22 FEB

    Kerrigan Blake, Atwood lab
    "A regulatory network model of primary cilia length control"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 29 FEB

    Xiaojie Wang, Plikus lab
    "A novel mechanism for hair follicle stem cell activation"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 7 MAR

    Arum Han, Boiko lab
    "Identification of oncogenes in melanoma using a shRNA screen approach: Wnt pathway in melanoma growth"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 14 MAR

    Amy Hopkin and Ganesh Diwakar, Allergan
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 21 MAR

    Ziguang Lin, Andersen lab
    "Gene regulatory elements in keratinocyte differentiation and function"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall


  • 28 MAR

    Sohail Jahid, Ganesan lab
    "RhoJ inhibitor as a therapeutic target in melanoma"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 11 APR

    Christopher Zachary, UC Irvine
    "Translational opportunities in dermatology"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 18 APR

    Tuyen Nguyen, Atwood lab
    "aPKC phosphorylates and activates GLI to drive drug resistance in cilium deficient BCC"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 25 APR

    Ghaidaa Kashgari, Andersen lab
    "The role of the epidermal transcription factor GRHL3 in cutaneous wound healing"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 9 MAY

    Feng Liu-Smith, UC Irvine
    "Multiple mechanisms leading to melanoma resistance to Vemurafenib"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 16 MAY

    Jessica Flesher, Ganesan lab
    "WIPI1: a novel regulator of melanogenesis"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 19 MAY

    Valerie Horsley, Yale
    Developmental and Cell Biology Seminar
    "Beyond beauty: regulation of epithelial tissue regeneration"
    11AM, 4201 Natural Sciences II


  • 23 MAY

    Rachel Chow, Atwood lab
    "The role of aPKC-iota/lambda in regulating stem cell fate"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 31 MAY

    Ling Zhang, UCSD
    "Skin defense from dermal adipocytes"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 6 JUN

    Peng Sun, Dai lab
    "Ovol1 in mouse models of inflammatory skin diseases"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 13 JUN

    Skin DOT
    5PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 15 JUN

    Chris Guerrero-Juarez, Plikus lab
    "Regeneration of cutaneous tissues in adult mice"
    3PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 26 SEPT

    Rolando Ruiz-Vega, Ganesan lab
    "The RhoJ-Pak signaling network is a vulnerability in BRAF mutant melanoma"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 3 OCT

    Michele Langner, Illumina
    "Single cell sequencing technologies"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 13 OCT

    Mayumi Ito, NYU School of Medicine
    "Regulation of melanocyte stem cells during regeneration and cancer"
    Developmental and Cell Biology Seminar
    11AM, 4201 Natural Sciences II


  • 17 OCT

    Raul Ramos, Plikus lab
    "Novel cellular strategies in mouse craniofacial development"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 24 OCT

    Alvaro Villarreal-Ponce, Dai lab
    "A transcriptional EMT regulatory circuit governing mammary epithelial stemness"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 31 OCT

    Kerrigan Blake, Atwood lab
    "The biophysical roles of actin in mammalian primary cilia length regulation"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 7 NOV

    Chi-Fen Chen, Ganesan lab
    "ATR mutations promote the growth of melanoma tumors by modulating the immune microenvironment"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall


  • 14 NOV

    Jefferson Chen, Andersen lab
    "The role of IRX in epidermal differentiation"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 21 NOV

    Xiaojie Wang, Plikus lab
    "A novel mechanism for hair follicle stem cell activation"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 28 NOV

    Daniel Haensel, Dai lab
    "EMT-inhibiting transcription factor Ovol2 regulates mouse skin epithelial regeneration and repair"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 5 DEC

    Natasha Mesinkovaska, UC Irvine Medical Center
    "The current state of hair"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 12 DEC

    Kazuhide Watanabe, Riken

    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



  • 19 DEC

    Elyse Van Spyk, Andersen lab
    "Effect of food-intake on skin immune function"
    4PM, 105 Sprague Hall



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