Touchstone Diabetes Center

Papers of the Week

Multilayered omics reveal sex / BMIPP-SPECT/CT to 18FDG-PET/CT

Monday, May 23


9:15 AM – K5.600

NO Touchstone Group Meeting this week


12 Noon – ND7.218 – in person

CMB Student WIP

Sarah Cobb

Collins lab

“Understanding the basic biology of juvenile schistosomes by studying stem cells”




Tuesday, May 24


12 Noon – NL6.125 – in person

Cell Biology Department WIPS

Long Gui, Ph.D. 

Postdoctoral Researcher, Nicastro Lab

“Structural insights into the organization and motion of the apicomplexan invasion machinery”




Wednesday, May 25

12-1 PM – NB2.EEF –
in person

CRI Seminar Series

Ed Chouchani
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School

“A Newfound Mechanism of Metabolite Regulation Over Cell Cycle and Proliferation”




Thursday, May 26


9 AM -– Virtual Meeting

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Atique U. Ahmed, Ph.D.

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

“Therapy-induced Plasticity in Cancer: Challenge of Hitting a Moving Target”


Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism Conference

12:00 noon

D1.502 Lecture Hall

Scott E. Kanoski, PhD
Associate Professor
Human and Evolutionary Biology Section
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

Friday, May 27


1:30 PM – Virtual Meeting

Dissertation Defense

Avash Das

Cohen Lab

“Proteasome-Mediated Degradation of PNPLA3