Genetics

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

By |2019-05-20T16:36:42+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 [...]

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

By |2019-05-20T16:39:16+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 [...]

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

By |2019-06-05T12:51:31+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 [...]

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

By |2019-06-05T14:16:12+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, [...]

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

By |2019-03-28T15:53:43+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 [...]

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

By |2019-03-28T16:07:29+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, [...]

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

By |2019-03-28T16:08:09+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 [...]

Recommended Readings: Peter Reddien, Ph.D. Friday September 28, 2018

By |2019-03-28T15:55:24+00:00September 21st, 2018|Categories: Cell Biology, Computational Biology, Developmental Biology, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Recommended Readings, Stem Cell Research|Tags: , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, September 28, 2018  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Peter Reddien Ph.D. Professor and Associate Department Head Department of Biology Massachusetts Institute of Technology How Stem Cells and Positional Information Lead to Planarian Regeneration Recommended Readings: Science News Lisa Girard. A blueprint for regeneration. March 15, 2018. MIT News Empirical Articles Fincher, Christopher T.; [...]

Recommended Readings: David Pellman, M.D. Friday June 1, 2018

By |2019-04-09T19:07:00+00:00May 30th, 2018|Categories: Biochemistry, Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Genomics|Tags: , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, June 1, 2018  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium David Pellman M.D. Margaret M. Dyson Professor Department of Cell Biology Harvard Medical School Mechanisms of Rapid Genome Evolution Recommended Readings: Science News Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Researchers identify origin of chromosomal oddity in some cancer cells. May 27, 2015. EurekAlert Empirical Articles Marteil, Gaelle; Guerrero, [...]

Recommended Readings: Stephen Elledge, Ph.D. Friday May 18, 2018

By |2019-06-05T14:22:49+00:00May 17th, 2018|Categories: Biochemistry, Cancer Biology, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Genomics, Proteomic|Tags: , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, May 18, 2018  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Stephen J. Elledge Ph.D. Gregor Mendel Professor Department of Genetics Harvard Medical School Microgenetics: What We Can Learn About Protein Degradation from Bits of Genes Recommended Readings: Science News Your viral infection history in a single drop of blood. June 4, 2015. ScienceDaily Empirical Articles [...]