Systems Biology Seminars

All talks are held on Thursdays in LSEB 103

24 Cummington Mall at 12:45 PM – Pizza at 12:15



Ilya Nemenman

Departments of Physics and Biology, Emory University

Collective effects in cellular signal transduction

BU Host: Pankaj Mehta



Benjamin Haibe-Kains

Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto

Meta-analysis of large pharmacogenomics datasets



Barak Cohen

Alvin Goldfarb Distinguished Professor of Computational Biology, Washington University in St. Louis

Why don’t transcription factors get lost?

BU Host: Tom Tullius



Eytan Ruppin

Professor and Director, University of Maryland, Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

Genome scale modelling of aging and cancer metabolism

BU Hosts: Simon Kasif and Daniel Segrè



Chao Cheng

Assistant Professor, Department of Genetics, Institute for Quantitative Biomedical Sciences Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College

From Genomics to Biomedical Studies: Analysis and Application of ChIP-seq data

BU Host: Honghuang Lin



Martin Meier-Schellersheim

Chief, Computational Biology Unit, Laboratory of Systems Biology, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH

Computational Modeling of Cellular Signaling Pathways

BU Host: Tom Kepler



Michael Springer

Assistant Professor of Systems Biology, Harvard Medical School

Yeast Respond to the Ratio of Glucose and Galactose Not to the Absolute Concentrations of Each Nutrient

BU Host: Pankaj Mehta



Ben J. Raphael

Associate Professor of Computer Science, Brown University

Computational Studies of Mutational Heterogeneity within and across Tumors

BU Host: Simon Kasif



Norbert Perrimon
Professor of Genetics, Harvard Medical School / Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Signaling in Time and Space

BU Host:  Kim McCall



Igor Libourel

Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota

Department of Plant Biology

Leveraging Amino Acid Sequence Encoding for Massive Parallel Flux Phenotyping



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No Seminar Scheduled



Raluca Gordan

Assistant Professor, Biostatistics & Bioinformatics, Duke University

The role of sequence specificity and protein cofactors in genomic recruitment of E2F

BU Host: Tom Tullius



Itai Yanai

Associate Professor, Faculty of Biology, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology 

On Sabbatical at the Radcliffe Institute 2014-2015

Dissecting the embryo using single-cell RNA-Seq

BU Host: Charles DeLisi



Mohammed AlQuraishi

Systems Biology Fellow, Harvard Medical School

A multiscale statistical mechanical framework integrates biophysical and genomic data to assemble cancer networks

BU Host: Simon Kasif

*Rescheduled to 4/30, location TBD, Michael Reiser PhD


Remo Rohs

Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Physics, and Computer Science, University of Southern California

BU Host: Tom Tullius



Darrell N. Kotton, MD

Professor of Medicine and Pathology, Director, Center for Regenerative Medicine (CReM), Boston University and Boston Medical Center



Eaton Lattman

Professor, Structural Biology, UB SUNY; Principal Scientist, Hauptman-Woodward Institute; Director BioXFEL Center

BU Host: Tom Tullius



*Rescheduled from 4/2, location TBD

Michael Reiser PhD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Group Leader Janelia Research Campus

BU Host: Pankaj Mehta



Abhyudai Singh

Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering Biomedical Engineering, & Mathematical Sciences; Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

University of Delaware

BU Host: Pankaj Mehta


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Archive Systems Bio Seminars Fall 2009-Spring 2014