Alan Hinnebusch, PhD, Distinguished Investigator and head of the Affinity Group on Cell Regulation and Development, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, will deliver the final presentation in the 2018 Senior Vice Chancellor’s Laureate Lecture Series, a yearlong program featuring top biomedical researchers in their fields. His talk, “The Molecular Mechanism of Scanning and Start Codon Selection in Translation Initiation” will be delivered at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, December 5, in Scaife Hall, Lecture Room 6.
This seminar series is open to the public, including all interested University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University faculty, students, and staff. Arthur S. Levine, MD, Pitt’s senior vice chancellor for the health sciences and John and Gertrude Petersen Dean of Medicine, will introduce the speaker and lead the discussion following the lecture.
Wednesday, December 5 at 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.