Genetics

Recommended Readings: Adrian Bird, Ph.D. Friday October 11, 2019

By |2019-09-18T17:25:15+00:00September 18th, 2019|Categories: Epigenetics, Epigenetics, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , |

                                                               Friday Lectures   Friday, October 11, 2019  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium Adrian Bird Ph.D. Buchanan Professor of Genetics The University of Edinburgh The Genetics and Epigenetics of Rett Syndrome    Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles  Cholewa-Waclaw, Justyna; Shah, Ruth; Webb, Shaun; et al. (2019). Quantitative modelling predicts the impact of DNA methylation on RNA polymerase II [...]

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Recommended Readings: Patrik Ernfors, Ph.D. Friday November 1, 2019

By |2019-09-16T20:02:19+00:00September 16th, 2019|Categories: Cell and Developmental Biology, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Molecular Neurobiology, Recommended Readings, Stem Cell Biology|Tags: , , , , |

                                                                        Friday Lectures   Friday, November 1, 2019  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium Patrik Ernfors Ph.D. Professor of Tissue Biology Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics  Karolinska Institute The Cellular Basis for Somatosensation and Pain     Recommended Readings: Science News Karolinska Institutet. New pain organ discovered in the skin. August 15, 2019. EurekAlert! - AAAS Empirical [...]

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Recommended Readings: Sean Carroll, Ph.D. Friday October 4, 2019

By |2019-09-13T16:16:47+00:00September 13th, 2019|Categories: Evolutionary Biology, Genetics, Molecular Biology|Tags: , , , , |

                                                                Friday Lectures   Friday, October 4, 2019  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium Sean Carroll Ph.D. Professor Emeritus of Molecular Biology and Genetics University of Wisconsin-Madison Butterfly Spots and Rattlesnake Tales: The Evolution of Novelty     Recommended Readings: Science News Silver Spring, MD. The Serengeti Rules— Top-down ecology. April 15, 2019. Science on Screen Empirical Articles [...]

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Recommended Readings: Kivanç Birsoy, Ph.D. Monday May 20, 2019

By |2019-08-02T18:53:12+00:00May 15th, 2019|Categories: Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Genomics, Mechanisms of Human Disease, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, May 20, 2019  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Kivanç Birsoy, Ph.D. Chapman Perelman Assistant Professor and Head Laboratory of Metabolic Regulation and Genetics The Rockefeller University Metabolic Limitations of Cancer Cell Proliferation    Recommended Readings: Science News Oxygen-Starved Cancer Cells Languish without Aspartate. Jun 25, 2018. Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News Empirical [...]

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Recommended Readings: Coleen Murphy, Ph.D. Friday April 26, 2019

By |2019-08-02T18:54:22+00:00April 22nd, 2019|Categories: Friday Lectures, Genetics, Genomics, Molecular Biology, Recommended Readings|Tags: , |

Friday Lectures Friday, April 26, 2019  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium Coleen Murphy Ph.D.  Professor and Director Glenn Center for Quantitative Aging Research                                                           Princeton University Transgenerational Inheritance of Pathogen Avoidance (or, How Getting Food Sickness Might Save Your Species)   Recommended Readings: Science News Paternal transmission of epigenetic memory via sperm. October 17, 2018. Science [...]

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Recommended Readings: Li Zhao, Ph.D. Monday April 15, 2019

By |2019-08-02T18:54:22+00:00April 10th, 2019|Categories: Computational Biology, Evolution, Genetics, Genomics, Mathematics/Physics, Monday Lectures, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, April 15, 2019  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Li Zhao, Ph.D. Assistant Professor and Head Laboratory of Evolutionary Genetics and Genomics The Rockefeller University The Origin and Evolution of De Novo Genes   Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Matthews, Benjamin J.; Dudchenko, Olga; Kingan, Sarah B.; et al. (2018). Improved reference genome of [...]

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Recommended Readings: David Keays, Ph.D. Monday March 4, 2019

By |2019-08-02T18:54:23+00:00January 31st, 2019|Categories: Genetics, Neurobiology, Pathology, Recommended Readings, Sensory Biology, Special Seminar Series|Tags: , , |

Special Seminar Series Monday, March 4, 2019  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium David Keays, Ph.D. Group Leader Research Institute of Molecular Pathology – Vienna, Austria The Mysterious Magnetoreceptors Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Landler, Lukas; Keays, David A. (2018). Cryptochrome: The magnetosensor with a sinister side? PLOS BIOLOGY. 16 (10) Engels, Svenja; Treiber, Christoph Daniel; Salzer, [...]

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Recommended Readings: Anna Wedell, M.D., Ph.D., Friday November 2, 2018

By |2019-08-02T18:54:50+00:00October 25th, 2018|Categories: Friday Lectures, Genetics, Metabolism, Molecular Medicine, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , , |

  Friday Lectures Friday, November 2, 2018  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Anna Wedell, M.D., Ph.D. Professor Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery Karolinska Institute Sheds Light on Novel Metabolic Pathways in the Brain Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Baric, Ivo; Staufner, Christian; Augoustides-Savvopoulou, Persephone; et al. (2017). Consensus recommendations for the diagnosis, treatment and follow-up of [...]

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Recommended Readings: Titia de Lange, Ph.D., Monday October 15, 2018

By |2019-08-02T18:54:50+00:00October 8th, 2018|Categories: Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Genetics, Genomics, Monday Lectures, Recommended Readings, Structural Biology|Tags: , , , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, October 15, 2018  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Titia de Lange, Ph.D. Leon Hess Professor and Head Laboratory of Cell Biology and Genetics The Rockefeller University Understanding DSB Repair: How Telomeres Gave Us a Break(through) Recommended Readings: Science News Scientists discover a mechanism of drug resistance in breast and ovarian cancer. July 18, [...]

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Recommended Readings: Michael W. Young, Ph.D., Monday October 8, 2018

By |2019-08-02T18:54:50+00:00September 28th, 2018|Categories: Cell Biology, Genetics, Genomics, Monday Lectures, Neurosciences and Behavior, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, October 8, 2018  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Michael W. Young, Ph.D. Richard and Jeanne Fisher Professor and Head Laboratory of Genetics The Rockefeller University Genes Controlling Sleep and Circadian Rhythms Recommended Readings: Science News Rosemary Braun. A Simple Blood Test Could Tell You the Time Inside Your Body. September 12, 2018. Discover [...]

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