iBioseminars's videos (91)


The Vertebrate Retina: Structure, Function, and Evolution by Jeremy Nathans,...
Dec 5, 2008

In this set of lectures, Jeremy Nathans explores the molecular mechanisms within the retina that mediate the first...

Apoptosis by Xiaodong Wang, June 2007 - Part 1: Introduction to Apoptosis...
Dec 5, 2008

Apoptosis a form of programmed cell death that plays important roles during animal development, immune response,...

Adhesion, Signaling and Cancer by Mary C. Beckerle, July 2007 - Part 1:...
Dec 2, 2008

Cell-substratum adhesion is mediated by integrins, a family of transmembrane, heterodimeric, extracellular matrix...

Imatinib (Gleevec) as a Paradigm of Targeted Cancer Therapies by Brian...
Dec 2, 2008

Imatinib (Gleevec) has become a paradigm for targeted cancer therapies. The first part of this lecture will describe...

Stem Cells: Biology and Promise for Regenerative Medicine by Elaine Fuchs,...
Dec 2, 2008

During embryogenesis, a single fertilized oocyte gives rise to a multicellular organism whose cells and tissues have...

Genes and Cells that Determine the Lifespan of C. elegans - Part 1: An...
Dec 2, 2008

Once it was thought that aging was just a random and haphazard process. Instead, the rate of aging turns out to be...

Polyketide Biosynthesis: The Erythromycin Example - Part 1: Overview of...
Nov 27, 2008

In the first part, an overview of polyketides and polyketide biosynthesis is presented. A rationale for investigating...

Design and Testing of Protein Combinatorial Libraries - Part 1: Introduction...
Nov 22, 2008

In this lecture, I discuss the challenges of designing new proteins that fold into a particular structure or perform...

The Origin of Vertebrates - Part 1: The Origin of the Vertebrate Nervous...
Nov 21, 2008

Modern cell and developmental biology has a lot to contribute to our understanding of the deep history of animal...

What Genomes Can Tell Us About the Past by Sydney Brenner - Part 1: (39:06)
Nov 21, 2008

By looking at the light from distant galaxies and having well-established calibration methods, astrophysics can make...