Cell Architecture and Dynamics: Area of Research Excellence



Friday, October 1, 2021, Quantitative Cell Biology Mini-Symposium, UToledo Student Union - Phoenicia Cuisine, 1-5pm

  • This Mini-Symposium will feature oral presentations and a poster session to highlight the different quantitative approaches used to analyze data.
  • We hope to bring together researchers with overlapping interests and learn from each other different tools and techniques and hopefully foster some collaborative efforts.
  • Speakers:
    Dr. Qian Chen (Biological Sciences)
    Dr. Aniruddha Ray (Physics and Astronomy)
    Dr. Eda Yildirim-Ayan (Bioengineering)
    Dr. Ajith Karunarathne (Chemistry and Biochemistry)
    Gabriel Kreider (student, Garcia-Mata lab)
    Sushil Khanal (student, Avidor-Reiss lab)

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Friday, November 1, 2019, Chicago Cytoskeleton
More info to come!
Friday, September 20, 2019, Chicago Cytoskeleton
The six speakers will be (titles TBD):
  • Dean Proctor (Derek Walsh Lab), Northwestern University
  • Jon Winkelman (Margaret Gardell Lab), University of Chicago
  • Gant Luxton, University of Minnesota
  • Swetha Gowrishankar, University of Illinois-Chicago
  • Kris DeMali, University of Iowa
  • Mohan Balasubramanian, University of Warwick-UK 

Chicago Cytoskeleton link

Friday, September 27, 2019, Toledo CellulART

This year's event will feature Dr. Bruce Goode as our keynote speaker and Dr. Ahna Skop as our Scientist/Artist.

Toledo CellulART link

Past Meetings:

  • April 30 - Dr. Aniruddha Ray and Dr. Ray presented their research interests.
  • April 19 - Chicago Cytoskeleton Meeting. Wallace Marshall (UCSF) presentation: The flagellar length control system.
  • April 16 - Dr. Robert Blumenthal and Dr. Travis Taylor presented their projects.
  • March 25 - Meeting with Rita Colwell, Distinguished University Professor at the University of Maryland, and past Director of the National Science Foundation.
  • March 12 - Dr. Kathryn Eisenmann presented her new research. 
  • February 26 - Dr. Scott Leisner presented his research.
  • November 27 - Lirim Shemshedini presented his research.
  • October 30 - Heidi Appel presented her research.
  • September 25 - Hermann Vo Grafenstein presented a grant application.
  • August 28 - Carol HEckman presented a grant application.
  • April 24 - Presentations by Scott Crawley and Deborah Vestal.
  • April 03 - Presentations by Eda Yildirim-Ayan and Guofa Liu.
  • March 13 - Presentations by Qian Chen and Ajith karunarathne.
  • February 27 - Presentations by Daya Raman and Kam C. Yeung.
  • February 13 - Presentations by William R. Taylor and Maria Diakonova.
  • January 30 - Presentations by K. Eisenmann and S-T. Liu.
  • January 16 - Presentations by T. Avidor-Reiss and R. Garcia-Mata.
  • December 12 - A concept mapping discussion lead by Bill Gunning.
  • November 21 - A discussion with Jack Schultz, University of Toledo's new Director of Research Development.
  • May 02 - Inaugural meeting.
Last Updated: 6/27/22