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Lunch with the Core - Spring 2018

The Core will be hosting a Spring 2018 seminar series covering the instrumentation in the Core and some of the research taking place in the Core. The seminars will be held in the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology, Room 612 (Concourse level) from 12:00-1:00 on the days listed. Pizza will be provided. We will be updating the schedule with more information as it becomes available.

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 Omics at the Carver Biotechnology Center - Mark Mikel, Associate Director of the Roy J. Carver Biotechnology Center
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 3D Serial Block Face - SEM - Sample Prep & Applications - Kingsley Boateng, Senior Research Specialist, Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 Multiplexing and Single Molecule Counting in Cells and Tissues using Infrared Semiconductor Nanocrystals - Andrew Smith, Assistant Professor of Bioengineering, Materials Sciences & Engineering and Technology Entrepreneurship at UIUC
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 Optical Coherence Tomography of Bacterial Biofilms in Humans and their Implications for Disease - Dr. Stephen Boppart, Electrical and Computer Engineering, UIUC, Affiliate RBTE Theme
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 IGB Outreach: Linking Research, Education and the Community - Courtney Cox Fenlon, Outreach Activities Manager & the Outreach Team, Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology
Wednesday, March 7, 2018 3D Imaging of Cow Embryos - Research Assistant Professor Marcello Rubessa, Animal Sciences
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 Zeiss Axioscan .Z1 Multichannel High Throughput Brightfield and Fluorescence Whole Slide Scanning System -  Mayandi Sivaguru, Associate Director, Microscopy and Imaging Core Facilities, Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology
Wednesday, March 28, 2018 New Capabilities in the IGB Core - Glenn Fried, Director of IGB Core Facilities and Austin Cyphersmith, Research Specialist in Life Sciences
Wednesday, April 4, 2018 Microscopy, Image Analysis and Graphics: A Snapshot of New Research Resources at ITG - Scott Robinson & Travis Ross, Managers at Beckman Institute's Visualization Laboratory & Microscopy Suite
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 From Pets to People: PAC-1 as a Novel Therapeutic for the Treatment of Cancer - William Montgomery, PhD, Anticancer Discovery from Pets to People (ACPP) Post-Doctoral Fellow
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 Update on Carle Illinois College of Medicine - Dr. Martin Burke, Chemistry and King Li, Dean, Carle Illinois College of Medicine