2016-2017 Talks

 

Date Speaker Location
August 29, 2016 Toto Olivera

Biology Department

“The road to fish-hunting cone snail venoms

…..and beyond

4:15PM

Kjeldsberg Conference Rm

EEJ

October 3, 2016 Jonathan Pritchard

Stanford University

“Dissecting the functional and evolutionary consequences of human genetic variation”

4:00PM

Eccles Auditorium

EIHG

November 7, 2016 Diane Shakes

College of William and Mary

“From cytoskeleton to sex ratio”

4:00PM

Eccles Auditorium

EIHG

November 21, 2016 Rodney Stewart & David Grunwald

Departments of Onc. Sci. and Hum. Genet.

“Discordance between knockdown and knockout phenotypes”

4:15PM

Kjeldsberg Conference Rm

EEJ

December 5, 2016 Hikmet Budak

Montana State University

“Next-generation Plant Biology in the Post Genome Sequence Era”

4:00PM

Eccles Auditorium

EIHG

January 23, 2017 Bruce Edgar

Department of Oncological Sciences

“Genetics of RAS signaling in cell growth and cancer: Perspective and Questions” 

4:15PM

Kjeldsberg Conference Rm

EEJ

February 27, 2017 Emily Troemel

UCSD

“Microsporidia infection in C. elegans: how an obligate intracellular parasite makes itself at home”

4:00PM

Eccles Auditorium

EIHG

March 6, 2017 Julie Hollien

Department of Biology

“What fun cats and spaghetti monsters tell us about protein translation”

4:15PM

Kjeldsberg Conference Rm

EEJ

March 20, 2017 Adam Hughes

Department of Biochemistry

“Close Encounters of the Organelle Kind”

4:15PM

Kjeldsberg Conference Rm

EEJ

March 27, 2017 Kristin Baldwin

Scripps Institute

“Reprogramming genomes and neurons”

4:00PM

Eccles Auditorium

EIHG

April 17, 2017 Bonnie Basler

Princeton University

“Bacterial Quorum Sensing and its Control”

4:00PM

Eccles Auditorium

EIHG

2017 Genetics Training Grant Retreat – Monday -Tuesday, May 8 – 9, 2017

Plenary Speaker: Fred Alt

Charles A. Janeway Professor of Pediatrics and Professor of Genetics

Harvard Medical School & HHMI

Recurrent DNA Break Cluster Genes in Developing Brain Progenitor Cells