Monthly Archives: March 2017

Recommended Readings: Peter Campbell, Ph.D. March 31, 2017

By |2017-03-30T10:50:13+00:00March 30th, 2017|Categories: Cancer, Friday Lectures, Genomics, Recommended Readings, Translational medicine|Tags: , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, March 31, 2017   3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Peter Campbell, Ph.D. Head of Cancer Genetics and Genomics, The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute Interrogating the Architecture of Cancer Genomes Recommended Readings: http://labiotech.eu/genome-sequencing-review-projects/ Forbes, Simon A.; Beare, David; Gunasekaran, Prasad; et al. (2015). COSMIC: exploring the world's knowledge of somatic mutations in human cancer. NUCLEIC ACIDS [...]

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Recommended Readings: Jon Clardy, Ph.D. March 24, 2017

By |2017-03-24T10:56:52+00:00March 24th, 2017|Categories: Bacteriology, Chemical Ecology, Ecology and Environmental, Ecology/Environmental, Evolution, Friday Lectures, Recommended Readings|Tags: , |

Friday Lectures Friday, March 24, 2017   3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Jon Clardy, Ph.D. Hsien Wu and Daisy Yen Wu Professor, Department of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology The Rockefeller University Small Molecule Modulators of Multilateral Symbioses Recommended Readings: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/02/170215084450.htm Pupo, Monica T.; Currie, Cameron R.; Clardy, Jon (2017). Microbial Symbionts of Insects are the [...]

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Recommended Readings: Elly Tanaka, Ph.D. March 17, 2017

By |2017-03-16T12:40:09+00:00March 16th, 2017|Categories: Cellular and Molecular Biology, Evolution, Friday Lectures, Molecular Genetics|Tags: , , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, March 17, 2017   3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Elly Tanaka, Ph.D. Senior Scientist, Research Institute of Molecular Pathology, Vienna, Austria The Control of Growth, Signaling, and Patterning during Vertebrate Limb Regeneration Recommended Readings: https://medicalxpress.com/news/2017-03-inflammation-regeneration-friend-foe.html Tanaka, Elly M. (2016). The Molecular and Cellular Choreography of Appendage on Regeneration. CELL. 165(7): 1598-1608 Tornini, Valerie [...]

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Recommended Readings: Nancy Kanwisher, Ph.D. March 10, 2017

By |2017-03-09T16:58:39+00:00March 9th, 2017|Categories: Friday Lectures, Neuroimaging, Neuroscience|Tags: , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, March 10, 2017   3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Nancy Kanwisher, Ph.D. Walter A. Rosenblith Professor, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Functional Imaging of the Human Brain:  A Window into the Organization of the Human Mind Recommended Readings: http://nancysbraintalks.mit.edu/video/nancys-ted-talk-neural-portrait-human-mind https://www.theguardian.com/science/neurophilosophy/2017/jan/05/face-selective-brain-region-continues-to-grow-in-adulthood Osher, David E.; Saxe, Rebecca R.; Koldewyn, Kami; [...]

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Recommended Readings: Leslie B. Vosshall, Ph.D. March 3, 2017

By |2017-03-02T17:12:11+00:00March 2nd, 2017|Categories: Friday Lectures, Infectious Disease/Mechanisms, Neurobiology, Neurogenetics, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, March 03, 2017   3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Leslie B. Vosshall, Ph.D. Robin Chemers Neustein Professor and Head, Laboratory of Neurogenetics and Behavior, The Rockefeller University NEUROBIOLOGY OF THE WORLD’S MOST DANGEROUS ANIMAL Recommended Readings: Bezzina A. Malaria infection smells irresistible to mosquitoes. Cosmos. Feb 9 2017 Hurd H. Afraid of malaria? [...]

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