2012 - 2013 Distinguished Lecture Series in Physiology

Seminars are Wednesdays 11am in the Genome and Biomedical Sciences Facility Auditorium. Student and post-doc lunch with speaker following seminar is in Tupper Hall Room 2433. Journal club discussing speaker's research Tuesday prior at noon is in Tupper Hall Room 2433.

Contact: Eamonn Dickson <ejdickson@ucdavis.edu>, Rose Ellen Dixon <redickson@ucdavis.edu>.

February 13, 2013

Lecture: "Next-generation nanocrystals for cellular imaging" (PDF)

Speaker: Bruce Cohen, Ph.D., Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley


February 20, 2013

Lecture: "Multitasking voltage-sensing domains as proton channels" (PDF)

Speaker: Francesco Tombola, Ph.D., University of California, Irvine


March 13, 2013

Lecture: "Conotoxins and their Ion Channel Targets: Integrating Systems and Molecular Neuroscience using Single-cell Pharmacology" (PDF)

Speaker: Baldomero Olivera, Ph.D., University of Utah


March 20, 2013

Lecture: "Structure and Function of Na-K-Cl cotransporters: A beginning" (PDF)

Speaker: Biff Forbush, Ph.D., Yale University


May 1, 2013

Lecture: "Automated electrophysiology in drug discovery: a case study on Kv2 channels in pancreatic hormone secretion" (PDF)

Speaker: James Herrington, Genentech


May 8, 2013

Lecture: "K+ channel modulators as immunosuppressants and for the treatment of cardiovascular disease" (PDF)

Speaker: Heike Wulff, Ph.D., University of California, Davis


May 15, 2013

Lecture: "Crystal structures of sodium and magnesium channels: insights into selectivity and gating" (PDF)

Speaker: Jian Payandeh, Genentech


September 18, 2013

Lecture: "AQP4 and JNK inhibition reduces neurovascular unit dysfunctions after Juvenile traumatic brain injury" (PDF)

Speaker: Jerome Badaut, Ph.D., Loma Linda University