Center for RNA Biology
2021 -2022 Seminar Schedule

Seminars will be held at 12:00 pm via Zoom unless otherwise noted.

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 – No Seminar 

Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Zoom – CarmenZoom Password: 543927
Dr. Jia Guo
Associate Professor
Arizona State University
“Novel Fluorescent Probes For Single Cell In Situ Genomics And Proteomics Analysis”
Host: Juan Alfonzo

Tuesday, November 9, 2021
Zoom – CarmenZoom Password: 669504
Dr. David Rueda
Imperial College, London
“From Single Molecule to Single Cells: Dynamics of Protein-Nucleic Acid Interactions”
Host: Venkat Gopalan

Tuesday, December 14, 2021

Tuesday, January 11, 2022
RNA Fellows Present

Tuesday, February 8, 2022
Zoom – CarmenZoom Password: 797010
Dr. Rajan Sankaranarayanan
Chief Scientist, Structural Biology Laboratory
CSIR – Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB)
“Chiral checkpoints during translation quality control and their evolutionary implications”
Host: Juan Alfonzo

Tuesday, March 8, 2022
Dr. Silvi Rouskin
Whitehead Fellow
Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research
“SARS-CoV-2 gene expression and therapeutics”
Host: Karin Musier-Forsyth Email:

Tuesday, April 12, 2022 – In-Person Seminar
Dr. Sujatha Jagannathan
Assistant Professor
University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus
“When to shoot the messenger: Decoding the logic of mRNA surveillance”
Host: Federica Accornero