Winter 2018 Seminars

Biochemistry Seminar Series 2017-2018: Winter 2018 Mondays @ 1pm in the Feltham room (SN4015) unless otherwise noted.

Titles and abstracts will be posted 2-3 weeks in advance of each seminar.

 

Jan 8
Dalshini Kirupananthan (Abstract)
Amino acid and dipeptide uptake in the piglet small intestine

Ph.D. student
Department of Biochemistry - (Dr. J. Brunton)
Memorial University of Newfoundland

Jan 15
A. Madhushika Silva (Abstract)
Role of amino acid substitutions in Atlantic salmon tropomyosin

M.Sc. student
Department of Biochemistry - (Dr. D. Heeley)
Memorial University of Newfoundland

Jan 22
Shreyasi Sarkar (Abstract)
Characterization of trace amine transport properties across human intestinal epithelial cells

M.Sc. student
Department of Biochemistry - (Dr. M. Berry)
Memorial University of Newfoundland

Jan 29
Gagandeep Kaur (Abstract)
Sparing effect of betaine on methionine availability for PC synthesis in TPN fed neonatal piglets

M.Sc. student
Department of Biochemistry - (Dr. R. Bertolo)
Memorial University of Newfoundland

Feb 5*
TBA

Feb 12*
TBA

Feb 19Winter break – no seminar

Feb 26*
TBA

Mar 5
Shrushti Shah
M.Sc. student
Department of Biochemistry - (Dr. S. Cheema)
Memorial University of Newfoundland

Mar 12
Martin Hurley
M.Sc. student
Department of Biochemistry - (Dr. J. Brunton)
Memorial University of Newfoundland

Mar 19
Arun Kumar
M.Sc. student
Department of Biochemistry - (Dr. M. Berry)
Memorial University of Newfoundland

Mar 26
Dr. Sherri Christian
Associate Professor
Department of Biochemistry
Memorial University of Newfoundland

Apr 2
Khaled Alawaini
Ph.D. student
Department of Biochemistry - (Dr. R. Bertolo)
Memorial University of Newfoundland

Apr 9
Tasahil Albishi
Ph.D. student
Department of Biochemistry - (Dr. J. Banoub)
Memorial University of Newfoundland

Apr 11-20Final exams

Apr 23
Mrunal Dayma
M.Sc. student
Department of Biochemistry - (Dr. M. Berry)
Memorial University of Newfoundland

Apr 30**
TBA

* These dates are reserved for Nutritional Biochemistry candidates; these seminars may fall on different dates and times than those noted above. If the dates are not used for candidates and a snow day interrupts a previously scheduled seminar, these dates will be used as make-up dates.
** Reserved as a make-up date for any potential snow day.

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