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Saturday, October 22, 2022

Science Exploration Series: A Fine Glass of Science


Location: 101 Jordan Hall of Science

Holly Goodson, professor in the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, will present A Fine Glass of Science: The Chemistry of Winemaking/

Take a "tour" of the basic chemistry of wine with biochemist Holly Goodson. Learn how wine is made, why it tastes the way it does, why good wine sometimes goes bad, and how to tell when that happens. Prof. Goodson is happy to answer any questions that take the mystery out of winemaking.…

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NDCAN Lecture Series: "Disseminated Breast Cancer Cells 'Reduce Reuse Recycle' to Survive in the Metastatic Microenvironment", Erin Howe, Ph.D.


Location: Jordan Hall of Science, Auditorium 105

"Disseminated breast cancer cells 'reduce reuse recycle' to survive in the metastatic microenvironment"

Erin Howe 2022

Erin N. Howe, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Notre Dame

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Dr. Erin N. Howe is a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences and the Harper Cancer Research Institute at the University of Notre Dame. She received her B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, and her Ph.D. in Cancer Biology from the University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus. Her research focuses on understanding the role that protein trafficking plays in controlling cancer cell adaptation to the metastatic site and immune recognition of cancer cells. This work was initiated by support from the Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute, the NIH/NCI, an American Cancer Society Institutional Research Grant administered by HCRI, and most recently the METAvivor foundation.…

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Tuesday, October 25, 2022

Department Seminar: Mike McConnell


Location: 283 Galvin Life Sciences Center

Join the Department of Biological Sciences for a department seminar featuring Mike McConnell, entitled "Vaccines for the other pandemic: developing immunization approaches for antibiotic resistant Gram-negative pathogens."

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