UTHealth Biochemists Working to Learn More about Sickle Cell Disease

Dr. Xia and her team published their study titled “Elevated sphingosine-1-phosphate promotes sickling and sickle cell disease progression” in the […]

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Faculty Collaboration Leads to Nature Publication

Research by Eric Wagner, Ph.D., and Ann-Bin Shyu, Ph.D. lead to discovering that a protein called CFIm25, critical to keeping messenger […]

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Welcome Darren Boehning!

BMB welcomes Darren Boehning  and his lab to UTHealth.  Dr. Boehning is an associate professor and joins us from UTMB. […]

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Spudich elected to serve as President of the IUPB

Dr. John Spudich has been elected to serve as President of the International Union of Photobiology (IUPB) by the IUPB […]

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Research from Spudich Lab featured in NSF article.

The National Science Foundation recently featured research from the Spudich laboratory on light-sensors in microorganisms. The NSF article (1) highlights […]

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Upcoming Seminars


April 20, 2015
Dr. Ilya Bezprozvanny
Professor, Department of Physiology, U. T. Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
“Neuronal Calcium Signaling and Synaptic Loss in Alzheimer’s Disease”
2.135
Host: Dr. Irina Serysheva


April 27, 2015
Dr. James D. West
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy, Pulmonary, and Critical Care Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee
“Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension and the BMP Pathway”
2.135
Host: Dr. Harry Karmouty-Quintana


May 4, 2015
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2.135


May 11, 2015
TBA
“TBA”
2.135


May 18, 2015
Dr. Adam Cohen - Center for Membrane Biology
Professor, Departments of Chemistry and Chemical Biology and of Physics, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Investigator, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
“All-optical electrophysiology with microbial rhodopsins”
2.135
Host: Dr. John Spudich

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