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Jan. 23, 2019

Title: “Sex-biased genome evolution”

Speaker: Melissa Wilson-Sayres, Assistant Professor, Genomics, Evolution, and Bioinformatics, Arizona State University

Website: https://sols.asu.edu/melissa-wilson-sayres

Time: 12 p.m., Location: CGRC 451

 

 

Jan. 30, 2019

Title: “Human iPSC models of Angelman and Prader-Willi syndromes:  gene regulation and therapeutic approaches”

Speaker: Stormy Chamberlain, Associate Professor, Genetics and Genome Sciences, Uconn Health

Website: http://facultydirectory.uchc.edu/profile?profileId=Chamberlain-Stormy

Time: 12 p.m., Location: CGRC 451

 

 

Feb. 6, 2019

Title: “The Vertebrate Genomes Project: Building accurate and complete reference genomes for all vertebrates”

Speaker: Olivier Fedrigo, Research Scientist, Director of Vertebrate Genome Laboratory, Rockefeller University

Website: https://www.rockefeller.edu/research/vertebrate-genomes-project/

Time: 12 p.m., Location: CGRC 451

 

 

Feb. 13, 2019

Title: TBA

Speaker: Katy Heath, Associate Professor, Plant Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Website: http://www.life.illinois.edu/heath/Heath_Lab/HOME.html

Time: 12 p.m., Location: CGRC 451

 

 

 

Feb. 20, 2019

Title: “Chloroplast Ca2+- signalling in plastid development and stress response”

Speaker: Markus Teige, Molecular Systems Biology, Univeristy of Vienna

Website: https://mosys.univie.ac.at/team/markus-teige/

Time: 12 p.m., Location: CGRC 451

 

 

Feb. 27, 2019

Title: “DNA methylation as a source of heritable variation in asexually reproducing plants”

Speaker: Koen Verhoeven, Senior Scientist, Department of Terrestrial Ecology, Netherlands Institute of Ecology and Evoloution

Website: www.nioo.knaw.nl/users/kverhoeven

Time: 12 p.m., Location: CGRC 451

 

 

  Mar. 13, 2019

Title: “The placenta – boundary between mother and fetus for confrontation and accommodation”

Speaker: Doug Antczak, Professor, Baker Institute for Animal Health, Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Cornell University

Website: https://www.vet.cornell.edu/departments-centers-and-institutes/baker-institute/research/our-areas-study/doug-antczak-vmd-phd

Time: 12 p.m., Location: CGRC 451

 

Mar. 20, 2019

Title: “Genetics of quantitative trait variation in flies”

Speaker: Wen Huang, Assistant Professor, Quantitative Genetics and Genomics, Michigan State University

Website: https://msu.edu/~huangw53/

Time: 12 p.m., Location: CGRC 451

 

Mar. 27, 2019

Title: TBA

Speaker: Lingjun Li

Website:

Time: 12 p.m., Location: CGRC 451

 

Apr. 10, 2019

Title: TBA

Speaker: Zachary Lewis, Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology, University of Georgia

Website: http://lewislab.uga.edu

Time: 12 p.m., Location: CGRC 451

 

Apr. 24, 2019

Title: TBA

Speaker: Elliott Sherr, University of California San Francisco

Website: https://bms.ucsf.edu/faculty/elliott-sherr-md-phd

Time: 12 p.m., Location: CGRC 451