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BioNotes, 21-04-05


April 5 through April 9, 2021

Monday, April 5 – Monday, April 5, 4:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Zoom—NUTRITION, FOOD, AND EXERCISE SCIENCE SEMINAR, "Citric acid cycle dysfunction in a model of complex I-deficient Leigh syndrome," Norma Frizzell, Ph.D., University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, SC. Zoom link provided to department email list; contact Dr. Bradley Gordon (bsgordon@fsu.edu)to request link without list subscription.

Tuesday, April 6 – Tuesday, April 6, 11:15 am – 11:15 am, Zoom—BIOCHEMISTRY/STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY SEMINAR, TBA, Nolan Blackford, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Florida State University.

Wednesday, April 7 – Wednesday, April 7, 12:00 pm – 12:00 pm, Zoom—BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE SEMINAR, "MyBPC based therapies for heart failure," Dr. Julian E. Stelzer, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH . Host: Dr. Jose R. Pinto, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Florida State University. Join on Zoom: https://fsu.zoom.us/j/93373223702 Meeting ID: 933 7322 3702. Password required; contact ryan.teston@med.fsu.edu to request it.

Thursday, April 8 – Thursday, April 8, 11:00 am – 11:00 am, Virtual—SOUTHEASTERN TRANSLATIONAL CELL BIOLOGY SYMPOSIUM This FREE, virtual event highlights the exciting work being done by grad students, although everyone is invited to participate and attend! This year features two panel discussions on increasing diversity and maintaining mental health. Abstract submissions open in early March (oral talk consideration – March 16th, posters – March 23rd). Submitted abstracts cover a variety of topics but especially focus on cell biology as it relates to human health. Visit the website (https://stcbsymposium.org/) to learn more!

Friday, April 9 – Friday, April 9, 11:00 am – 11:00 am, Zoom—TCGA TALK, "Dynamic rewiring of promoter-anchored interaction landscape during Pre-B cell transdifferentiate into macrophages," Miao Wang, Zhu lab, Department of Biological Science, Florida State University. Host: The Cellular and Molecular Biology Graduate Student Association. Join on Zoom: https://fsu.zoom.us/j/94253058520.

Friday, April 9 – Friday, April 9, 4:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Zoom—ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION SEMINAR, "Ecological detection in the Arctic: three vignettes," Dr. Marc Mangel, Distinguished Research Professor of Mathematical Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz; current Mote Eminent Scholar in Marine Biology, Florida State University. Host: Dr. Daniel Okamoto, Department of Biological Science, Florida State University. Links to talks will be sent via departmental EE email lists. For link without subscription to the mailing list, please contact Michael Cortez (mcortez@fsu.edu).

Friday, April 9 – Friday, April 9, 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Online—, "7th Annual Art in STEM Exhibit." Graduate Women in STEM (GWIS) is excited to announce that our 7th Annual Art in STEM exhibit is online and ready for viewing! Make sure to vote for the People's Choice winner! Prize is a gift basket of various items from local businesses as we highlight the need for support for our local businesses during these hard times. Voting closes April 15th!
Check out the exhibit at: https://fsudrs.github.io/artinSTEM/
Vote for your favorite at: https://pollunit.com/polls/ufwkh364a-u7sn_pzyvrpq?reloaded=true
Read more about the exhibit: https://news.fsu.edu/news/2021/04/07/fsus-virtual-art-in-stem-exhibition-brings-the-beauty-of-science-to-a-worldwide-audience/

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