Touchstone Diabetes Center

Monday, August 25

9:15 AM K5.600
No Scherer Lab Meeting 

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Tuesday, August 26

10:30am   Y6.224
No Hypothalamic Research WIPS

12 Noon K5.600
Touchstone Diabetes Center Seminar 
Meilian Liu, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of New Mexico Health Science Center
"Grb10 promotes thermogenesis through feedback inhibition of mTORC1"

Xingxing Kong, MD-PhD
Division of Endocrinology, BIDMC and HMS
“IRF4 is the thermogenic transcriptional partner of PGC-1α”

see: 

Liu M, Bai J, He S, Villarreal R, Hu D, Zhang C, Yang X, Liang H, Slaga TJ, Yu Y, Zhou Z, Blenis J, Scherer PE, Dong LQ, Liu F. Grb10 Promotes Lipolysis and Thermogenesis by Phosphorylation-Dependent Feedback Inhibition of mTORC1. Cell Metab. 2014 Jun 3;19(6):967-80.

  • Kong X, Banks AS, Liu T, Kazak L, Rao RR, Cohen P, Wang X, Yu S, Lo JC, Tseng YH, Cypess AM, Xue R, Kleiner S, Kang S, Spiegelman BM and Rosen ED. IRF4 is a key thermogenic transcriptional partner of PGC-1a. Cell, in press. 2014

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Wednesday, August 27

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Thursday, August 28

12 Noon – Y6.224
UT Southwestern Weekly Seminar Series on Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism

Seminars will resume on September 4
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Friday, August 29

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