Department of Pharmacology & Chemical Biology at the University of Pittsburgh

University Holiday


Thursday, November 27, 2014
Friday, November 28, 2014 


All University offices will be closed


PCB Administrative Office will close at 3pm on Wednesday, November 26, 2014


Journal Club

Monday, December 1, 2014

8:30 am

1395 BSTWR


"High IGF-IR activity in triple-negative breast cancer cell lines and tumorgrafts correlates with sensitivity to anti-IGF-IR therapy"

 Clin Cancer Res. 2011 April 15; 17(8): 2314–2327

Matt Hedberg
  Grandis Lab

Seminar Series

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

3:30 pm

1395 BSTWR


"IGF regulation of breast cancer initiation and progression"


Adrian V. Lee, PhD

Professor, Department of Pharmacology & Chemical Biology
Director, Women's Cancer Research Center
University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
Magee Womens Research Institute
Health Sciences Faculty Professional Development Series
Thursday, December 4, 2014
8:30 am - 10:30 am

Developing Competitive Grant Applications

Bruce A. Freeman, PhD
Peter A. Friedman, PhD
Registration required!

sponsored by Office of Academic Career Development Health Sciences

Journal Club

Monday, December 8, 2014

8:30 am

1395 BSTWR



"Conjugated Linoleic Acid Is a Preferential Substrate for Fatty Acid Nitration"


 J Biol Chem. Dec 28, 2012; 287(53): 44071–44082.



Andrea Braganza

Van Houten Lab


Seminar Series

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

3:30 pm

1395 BSTWR


"Formation and signaling of non-canonical dietary fatty acid metabolites"


Francisco J. Schopfer, PhD
  Research Associate Professor


    11/26/2014 The W1312A scintillation counter has been shut down. It will be transferred to the Department of Surgery on 9 BSTWR.

    11/26/2014 The E1305B Victor II is unavailable due to computer issues. Parts have been ordered.

    10/21/2014 The E1305B Victor II and Victor III are scheduled for PM on the morning of 10/14.

    10/10/2014 The Avanti J25I and Optima XE Ultracentrifuge in E1385 will be unavailable the morning of 10/16. They are being relocated to W1385.
    10/09/2014 E1305B Kodak ImageStation will be unavailable beginning Monday, 10/13/14 for repairs. Estimated return to service: Monday, 10/20/14.
Equipment Update Archive

2014 BGSA Symposium Oral Presentation - Matthew Hedberg

Matthew Hedberg oral presentation titled "Whole Exome Sequencing of Patient-Matched Tumor Pairs in Metastatic and Recurrent HNSCC; Benchtop Steps Towards Bedside Translation"

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12/1/2014 - 8:30 AM
Molecular Pharmacology Journal Club

Matthew Hedberg
Location:1395 Conference Room Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower

In The Next Seven Days

12/2/2014 3:30 PM Pharmacology & Chemical Biology Seminar Series
1395 Conference Room
Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower

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