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Neuroscience & Pharmacology Seminar - Dario Alessi, PhD

Tuesday, January 18, 2022, 10:30am to 11:30am

"Understanding LRRK2 and Its Role in Parkinson's Disease" Presented by Dario Alessi, PhD Professor of Signal Transduction and Director Medical Research Council Protein Phosphorylation and Ubiquitylation Unit School of Life Sciences University of Dundee Dundee, Scotland

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar: Dr. Matthew Anderson, PhD

Tuesday, January 18, 2022, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Contact Kerry Jones (kerry-jones@uiowa.edu) with questions.  An unusual mating system generates diversity in Candida albicans Matthew Anderson, PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology and Department of Microbial Infection and Immunity Ohio State University  

Anatomy & Cell Biology Departmental Seminar

Wednesday, January 19, 2022, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Evaluating the role of Arhgap29 in craniofacial development     Emily Adelizza, Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Genetics (Martine Dunnwald Lab) Elucidating the role of Rac1 GTPase in the presynaptic regulation of synaptic transmission and plasticity     Mohammed Alyaari, Postdoctoral Research Scholar (Sam Young Lab)


At a time when the omicron surge is dominating the news cycle and affecting day-to-day activities, University of Iowa Health Care scientists continue to make discoveries that advance our understanding and treatment of other health conditions.
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UI Team develops new gene expression technology and will enable better modeling of diseases, especially for neurodegenerative diseases.