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Seminars are held in Hutchison Hall, on the River Campus. (Campus map) Contact the Department of Biology at (585) 273-1139 at least three days in advance to request any special accommodations or if you would like to meet with an outside speaker. Refreshments provided.

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Monday, November 26, 2018

Dr. Vishwa Dixit, Yale School of Medicine

"Immunometabolic checkpoints of aging"

Hutchison Hall, Lander Auditorium

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Binshuang Li, University of Rochester

“Evolutionary genetics and dynamics of wing morphs in aphid males”

Hutchison 473
11:15 a.m.

PhD Thesis Defense

Coffee, tea, and refreshments will be provided.

Monday, December 3, 2018

Dr. William Theurkauf, University of Massachusetts Medical School

"Rapid evolution and conserved function of the piRNA transposon silencing machinery"

Hutchison Hall, Lander Auditorium

Friday, December 7, 2018

Dr. Timothy Sackton, Harvard University

Evidence for convergent evolution in birds from comparative and population genomics

Hutchison 316
3 p.m.

Monday, December 10, 2018

Dr. Sarah Zanders, Stowers Institute for Medical Research

"Wtf causes infertility"

Hutchison Hall, Lander Auditorium

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Longjun Wu, University of Rochester

"The genetic basis of novelty in the Spiralia"

Hutchison 473
1 p.m.

PhD Thesis Defense