Friday Lectures

Recommended Readings: Anat Shahar, Ph.D., March 22, 2024

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Hybrid Friday Lecture Series (open to the Rockefeller and Tri-Institutional communities) Friday, March 22, 2024 Anat Shahar, Ph.D. Adjunct Professor, University of Maryland; Staff Scientist, Associate Science Deputy, Deputy for Research Advancement, Earth and Planets Lab, Carnegie Institution for Science   Detecting “Life” on Exoplanets   Recommended Readings: Balmer, William. “How astronomers search for life [...]

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Recommended Readings: Vanessa Ruta, Ph.D., February 23, 2024

By |2024-02-15T18:15:06+00:00February 15th, 2024|Categories: Friday Lectures, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , |

Hybrid Friday Lecture Series (open to the Rockefeller and Tri-Institutional communities) Friday, February 23, 2024 Vanessa Ruta, Ph.D. Gabrielle H. Reem and Herbert J. Kayden Professor and Head of Laboratory of Neurophysiology and Behavior, The Rockefeller University; Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute   From Milliseconds to Millennia: Mapping the Mechanisms of Adaptive Behavior   Recommended [...]

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Recommended Readings: Gerd Blobel, M.D., Ph.D., March 8, 2024

By |2024-02-08T14:52:10+00:00February 8th, 2024|Categories: Friday Lectures, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , |

Hybrid Friday Lecture Series (open to the Rockefeller and Tri-Institutional communities) Friday, March 8, 2024 Gerd Blobel, M.D., Ph.D. Frank E. Weise Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine   Understanding Normal and Dysfunctional Gene Regulation through the Lens of the Hemoglobin Genes   Recommended Readings: Qin, Kunhua, et al. "Molecular basis of [...]

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Recommended Readings: Elaine Hsiao, Ph.D., March 1, 2024

By |2024-02-07T21:23:22+00:00February 7th, 2024|Categories: Friday Lectures, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , |

Hybrid Friday Lecture Series (open to the Rockefeller and Tri-Institutional communities) Friday, March 1, 2024 Elaine Hsiao, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology, University of California Los Angeles   Uncovering Mechanisms for Microbiome-Nervous System Interactions   Recommended Readings: Lynch, Jonathan B., and Elaine Y. Hsiao. "Toward understanding links between the microbiome and [...]

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Recommended Readings: Kivanç Birsoy, Ph.D., February 16, 2024

By |2024-02-05T16:13:10+00:00February 5th, 2024|Categories: Friday Lectures, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , |

Hybrid Friday Lecture Series (open to the Rockefeller and Tri-Institutional communities) Friday, February 16, 2024 Kivanç Birsoy, Ph.D. Chapman Perelman Associate Professor and Head of Laboratory of Metabolic Regulation and Genetics, The Rockefeller University   Metabolic Homeostasis in Organelles and Cancer Cells   Recommended Readings: Liu, Yuyang, et al. "Autoregulatory control of mitochondrial glutathione homeostasis." [...]

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Recommended Readings: Sylvia Cremer, Ph.D., February 9, 2024

By |2024-01-18T16:40:04+00:00January 18th, 2024|Categories: Friday Lectures, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , |

Hybrid Friday Lecture Series (open to the Rockefeller and Tri-Institutional communities) Friday, February 9, 2024 Sylvia Cremer, Ph.D. Professor, Institute of Science and Technology Austria   Social Immunity: Cooperative Disease Defense in Insect Colonies   Recommended Readings: Metzler, Sina, et al. "Trade-offs between immunity and competitive ability in fighting ant males." BMC Ecology and Evolution [...]

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Recommended Readings: Donita Brady, Ph.D., February 2, 2024

By |2024-01-10T16:03:36+00:00January 10th, 2024|Categories: Friday Lectures, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , |

Hybrid Friday Lecture Series (open to the Rockefeller and Tri-Institutional communities) Friday, February 2, 2024 Donita Brady, Ph.D. Harrison McCrea Dickson, M.D. and Clifford C. Baker, M.D. Presidential Professor and Assistant Dean for Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity in Research Training, department of cancer biology, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine; Associate Investigator, Abramson Family [...]

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Recommended Readings: Rexford Ahima, M.D., Ph.D., January 26, 2024

By |2024-01-10T15:59:54+00:00January 8th, 2024|Categories: Friday Lectures, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , |

Hybrid Friday Lecture Series (open to the Rockefeller and Tri-Institutional communities) Friday, January 26, 2024 Rexford Ahima, M.D., Ph.D. Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of Diabetes, Professor of Medicine, Professor of Public Health, Professor of Nursing, Director of Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Adjunct Professor of Medicine, University of [...]

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Recommended Readings: David Liu, Ph.D., January 19, 2024

By |2024-01-02T21:44:53+00:00January 2nd, 2024|Categories: Friday Lectures, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , |

Hybrid Friday Lecture Series (open to the Rockefeller and Tri-Institutional communities) Friday, January 19, 2024 David Liu, Ph.D. Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University; Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute; Associate Faculty Member, Harvard Microbial Sciences Initiative; Core Institute Member and Vice-Chair of the Faculty, Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT; Director, Chemical Biology [...]

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Recommended Readings: Katherine Richardson, Ph.D., January 12, 2024

By |2023-12-12T19:37:19+00:00December 12th, 2023|Categories: Friday Lectures, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , |

Hybrid Friday Lecture Series (open to the Rockefeller and Tri-Institutional communities) Friday, January 12, 2024 Katherine Richardson, Ph.D. Professor in Biological Oceanography, Globe Institute; Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences and Leader, University of Copenhagen’s Sustainability Science Centre; Adj. Senior Researcher, Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences   Climate, Biodiversity, and Sustainability: Three Components of a [...]

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