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January 18, 2017 | 1:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Category: Seminar
Location: Integrative Biosciences Center IBio Conference Center | Map
6135 Woodward Ave.
Detroit , MI 48202
Cost: Free
Audience: Academic Staff, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Staff

The Wayne State University community is invited to attend an IBio Seminar with guest speaker, Dae Joon Kim, Ph.D., associate professor of biological sciences at the University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley, on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at 1:15 p.m. in the first floor seminar room of IBio, located at 6135 Woodward. The seminar is free; registration is requested.

Dr. Kim with be presenting "T Cell Protein Tyrosine Phosphatase in Environmental Skin Carcinogenesis". Dae Joon Kim received his Bachelors Degree and Masters Degree at Konkuk University, Korea. He earned his Ph.D.  in Molecular Toxicology at the Huck Institute of the Life Sciences, Pennsylvania State University. Dr. Kim's research interests include  biochemistry, cell and molecular biology, toxicology, and carcinogenesis.

Abstract

Dr. Kim's current research focuses on initially the control of Stat3 signaling by protein tyrosine phosphatases in environmental skin carcinogenesis and tyrosine phosphatase control of DNA damage repair using molecular, cellular, and genetic approaches.

We hope you can join us for this interesting IBio seminar!

For more information about this event, please contact Julie O'Connor at 313-577-8845 or julie.oconnor@wayne.edu.