Friday Lectures

Recommended Readings: Cesar Victora, M.D., Ph.D. Friday May 22, 2020

By |2020-05-19T21:18:37+00:00May 19th, 2020|Categories: Epidemiology, Friday Lectures, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , |

                                                        Webinar Friday Lecture Series (only open to the Rockefeller University community) Friday, May 22, 2020 Cesar Victora, M.D., Ph.D. Emeritus Professor of Epidemiology International Center for Equity in Health Universidade Federal de Pelotas Think Locally, Act Globally: How Research from the South Helped Shape Global Child Health Policies   Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles da [...]

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Recommended Readings: Michael Nachman, Ph.D. Friday May 15, 2020

By |2020-05-12T14:37:40+00:00May 6th, 2020|Categories: Computational Biology, Ecology and Environmental, Environmental Science, Evolutionary Genetics, Friday Lectures, Genomics, Molecular Biology, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , |

                                                          Webinar Friday Lecture Series (only open to the Rockefeller University community) Friday, May 15, 2020 Michael Nachman, Ph.D. Professor Department of Integrative Biology University of California The Genomic Basis of Environmental Adaptation in House Mice   Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Bittner, Noelle K.J.; Mack, Katya L.; Nachman, Michael W. (2020). Plasticity in gene expression [...]

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Recommended Readings: William C. Earnshaw, Ph.D. Friday May 8, 2020

By |2020-05-08T13:33:16+00:00May 4th, 2020|Categories: Cell Biology, Chemical Genetics, Friday Lectures, Microscopy, Proteomic, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , |

                                                      Webinar Friday Lecture Series (only open to the Rockefeller University community) Friday, May 8, 2020 William C. Earnshaw, Ph.D. Professor Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology University of Edinburgh Evolution of the Dynamic Chromosome Proteome during Mitotic Chromosome Formation   Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Rata, Scott; Rodriguez, Maria F. Suarez Peredo; Joseph, Stephy; et [...]

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Recommended Readings: Harmit Malik, Ph.D., June 5, 2020

By |2020-06-01T20:47:15+00:00March 9th, 2020|Categories: Evolutionary Biology, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Genomics, Human Disease|Tags: , , , , , |

Webinar Friday Lecture Series (only open to the Rockefeller University community) Friday, June 5, 2020 Harmit Malik, Ph.D. Member and Associate Director Division of Basic Sciences Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Genetic Conflicts: Rapidly Evolving Tales of Rapidly Evolving Histones   Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Schroeder, Courtney M.; Malik, Harmit S. (2019). Meiosis: How Gambling [...]

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Recommended Readings: Ramanujan Hegde, Ph.D., March 13, 2020

By |2020-02-21T23:32:44+00:00February 21st, 2020|Categories: Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Friday Lectures, Recommended Readings, Structural Biology|Tags: , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, March 13, 2020  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Ramanujan Hegde, Ph.D. Group Leader Laboratory of Molecular Biology MRC - University of Cambridge, UK Mechanisms of Multi-pass Membrane Protein Biogenesis   Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Volkmar, Norbert; Thezenas, Maria-Laetitia; Louie, Sharon M.; et al. (2019). The ER membrane protein complex promotes biogenesis of sterol-related [...]

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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: Priya Rajasethupathy, M.D., Ph.D., Friday February 21, 2020

By |2020-02-20T19:57:53+00:00February 14th, 2020|Categories: Friday Lectures, Genomics, Neurosciences and Behavior, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, February 21, 2020  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Priya Rajasethupathy, M.D., Ph.D. Jonathan M. Nelson Family Assistant Professor and Head Laboratory of Neural Dynamics and Cognition The Rockefeller University Memory: A Window in Time    Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Nandi, Sayan; Chandramohan, Dhruva; Fioriti, Luana; et al. (2016). Roles for small noncoding RNAs [...]

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Recommended Readings: Luciano Marraffini, Ph.D., Friday February 28, 2020

By |2020-02-20T19:58:12+00:00February 7th, 2020|Categories: Cell Biology, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Genomics, Immunology, Microbiology, Recommended Readings, Virology|Tags: , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, February 28, 2020  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Luciano Marraffini, Ph.D. Professor and Head Laboratory of Bacteriology The Rockefeller University CRISPR-Cas10: When DNA Cleavage Just Isn’t Enough   Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Wang, Ling; Mo, Charlie Y.; Wasserman, Michael R.; et al. (2019). Dynamics of Cas10 Govern Discrimination between Self and Non-self in [...]

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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: Peter Tyack, Ph.D. Friday January 24, 2020

By |2020-01-22T19:07:53+00:00January 22nd, 2020|Categories: Environmental Science, Evolution, Friday Lectures, Marine Biology|Tags: , , , , , |

Friday Lectures   Friday, January 24, 2020  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium Peter Tyack, Ph.D. Professor School of Biology University of St. Andrews How Can Mammals Learn New Vocalizations and Can Humans Learn How to Reduce Environmental Stressors to Maintain Critical Ecosystem Functions?   Recommended Readings: Science News Carolyn Wilke. Some mama whales may whisper to keep [...]

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