Biology

Recommended Readings: Pamela Bjorkman, Ph.D., Friday, December 17, 2021

By |2021-11-23T21:10:52+00:00November 23rd, 2021|Categories: Biological Engineering, Biology, Friday Lectures, Structural Biology|Tags: , |

Friday Lecture Series (open to the Rockefeller community) Friday, December 17, 2021 Pamela Bjorkman, Ph.D. David Baltimore Professor of Biology and Biological Engineering Merkin Institute Professor Division of Biology and Biological Engineering California Institute of Technology   Neutralizing Antibodies Against Pandemic Viruses   Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Haugh, K. A., Ladinsky, M. S., Ullah, I., [...]

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Recommended Readings: Sarah Tishkoff, Ph.D., Friday September 24, 2021

By |2021-09-16T13:54:40+00:00September 16th, 2021|Categories: Biology, Evolution, Friday Lecture Series via Zoom webinars, Genetics, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , , |

Webinar Friday Lecture Series (open to the Tri-I community) Friday, September 24, 2021 Sarah Tishkoff, Ph.D. David and Lyn Silfen University Professor Department of Genetics and Biology University of Pennsylvania Genomic Evolution and Adaptation in Africa: Implications for Health and Disease Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles McHenry, ML.; Bartlett, J.; Igo, RP.; et al. (2020). Interaction [...]

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Recommended Readings: Michael Elowitz, Ph.D., Friday April 30, 2021

By |2021-04-22T07:40:50+00:00April 22nd, 2021|Categories: Bioengineering, Biology, Biophysics, Friday Lecture Series via Zoom webinars, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , |

Webinar Friday Lecture Series (open to the Tri-I community) Friday, April 30, 2021 Michael Elowitz, Ph.D. Professor of Biology and Bioengineering California Institute of Technology Multicellular Circuit Design: Natural and Synthetic    Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Ma Y, Budde MW, Mayalu MN, et al. (2020). Synthetic mammalian signaling circuits for robust cell population control. BioRXiv [...]

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Recommended Readings: David C. Page, M.D. Friday September 11, 2020

By |2020-09-10T19:14:58+00:00August 26th, 2020|Categories: Biology, Computational Biology, Development, Evolutionary Biology, Evolutionary Genetics, Friday Lecture Series via Zoom webinars, Genomics, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , |

  Webinar Friday Lecture Series  (open to the Tri-I community) Friday, September 11, 2020 David C. Page, M.D. Professor Department of Biology Massachusetts Institute of Technology Males and Females as Products of Alternative, Dynamic Readings of the Genome Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Godfrey AK, et al. (2020) Quantitative analysis of Y-chromosome gene expression in 36 [...]

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Recommended Readings: Rochelle Buffenstein, Ph.D., March 6, 2020

By |2020-02-21T16:32:46+00:00February 21st, 2020|Categories: Biology, Evolutionary Biology, Friday Lectures, Genomics, Physiology, Recommended Readings|Tags: , |

Friday Lectures Friday, March 6, 2020  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Rochelle Buffenstein, Ph.D. Senior Principal Investigator Calico Breaking the Mold; Insights into Aging from the Long-lived Cancer-resistant Naked Mole-Rat   Recommended Readings: Science News Kai Kupferschmidt. Naked mole rats defy the biological law of aging. January 26, 2018. Science magazine Empirical Articles Hilton, Hugo G.; [...]

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Recommended Readings: Alice Ting, Ph.D., Friday February 7th, 2020

By |2020-02-04T19:12:51+00:00February 4th, 2020|Categories: Biology, Chemistry, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, February 7, 2020  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Alice Ting, Ph.D. Professor Laboratory of Genetics, Biology, and Chemistry Stanford University   Optogenetic and Chemogenetic Technologies for Probing Molecular and Cellular Interactions   Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Li J.; Han S.; Li H.; et al. (2020). Cell-Surface Proteomic Profiling in the Fly Brain Uncovers [...]

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Recommended Readings: Gina G. Turrigiano, Ph.D. Friday September 20, 2019

By |2019-09-06T20:46:59+00:00September 6th, 2019|Categories: Biology, Biophysics, Computational Biology, Electrophysiology, Friday Lectures, Neuroscience, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, September 20, 2019  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium Gina G. Turrigiano Ph.D. Joseph Levitan Professor of Vision Science Department of Biology                                                                 Brandeis University                                         Firing Rate Homeostasis in Neocortical Networks   Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Miska, Nathaniel J.; Richter, Leonidas M. A.; Cary, Brian A.; et al. (2018). Sensory experience inversely regulates [...]

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Recommended Readings: Mandë Holford, Ph.D., Thursday April 25th, 2019

By |2019-08-02T18:54:22+00:00April 8th, 2019|Categories: Biology, Cellular and Molecular Physiology, Chemistry, Recommended Readings, Special Seminar Series|Tags: , , , , |

Special Seminar Series Thursday, April 25, 2019  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Mandë Holford, Ph.D. Associate Professor Department of Chemistry and Biology The City University of New York – Hunter College & Graduate Center The Transformative Power of Venom in Evolution and Biomedical Applications Recommended Readings: Science News Emily Driscoll and Luke Groskin. (2017, Nov [...]

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Recommended Readings: Molly Przeworski, Ph.D. Friday November 30, 2018

By |2019-08-02T18:54:50+00:00November 1st, 2018|Categories: Bioinformatics, Biology, Evolutionary Biology, Friday Lectures, Mathematical Genomics, Recommended Readings, System Biology|Tags: , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, November 30, 2018  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium Molly Przeworski Ph.D. Professor Department of Biological Sciences and Systems Biology Columbia University An Evolutionary Perspective on Meiotic Recombination in Vertebrates   Recommended Readings: Science News Hakhamanesh Mostafavi, Joe Pickrell and Molly Przeworski. Evolutionary geneticists spot natural selection happening now in people. September 11, 2017. [...]

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Recommended Readings: Alison North, Ph.D. Monday March 26, 2018

By |2019-08-02T18:55:12+00:00March 21st, 2018|Categories: Biology, Electron Microscopy, Monday Lectures|Tags: , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, March 26, 2018  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Alison North, Ph.D. Research Associate Professor and Senior Director Bio-Imaging Resource Center The Rockefeller University A Resolution to Avoid an Evil: The Truth about Resolution, Aberrations, and Co-Localization Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Demmerle, Justin; Innocent, Cassandravictoria; North, Alison J.; et al. (2017). Strategic and [...]

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