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Seminars

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, September 9, 2019

Dr. Isidore Rigoutsos, Thomas Jefferson University

“Linking microRNA isoforms, tRNA fragments, repetitive elements, sex, race, disparities, and cancer”

Lander Auditorium - Hutchison 140
Noon

Co-hosted by the Center for RNA Biology


Monday, September 16, 2019

Dr. Mark Peifer, UNC Chapel Hill

“Building the animal body:  The miracle of morphogenesis”

Lander Auditorium - Hutchison 140
Noon

Monday, September 23, 2019

Dr. Dragony Fu, University of Rochester

“Targets and Functions of RNA modification enzymes”

Lander Auditorium - Hutchison 140
Noon

Monday, September 30, 2019

Dr. Erica Larson, University of Denver

“The evolution of polymorphic hybrid male sterility in house mice”

Lander Auditorium - Hutchison 140
Noon

Monday, October 7, 2019

Dr. Kate O'Connor-Giles, Brown University

"Genetic dissection of synapse formation, function, and plasticity"

Lander Auditorium - Hutchison 140
Noon

Monday, October 14, 2019

Dr. Joshua Shaevitz, Princeton University

"TBA"

Lander Auditorium - Hutchison 140
Noon

Monday, October 28, 2019

Dr. Celina Juliano, UC Davis

“Mechanisms of development and regeneration in Hydra”

Lander Auditorium - Hutchison 140
Noon

Monday, November 4, 2019

Dr. Stephanie Weber, McGill University

"No membrane, no problem: Condensing bacterial organelles"

Lander Auditorium - Hutchison 140
Noon

Monday, November 11, 2019

Dr. Heather Hundley, Indiana University

“Regulation and impacts of RNA editing on the neural transcriptome”

Lander Auditorium - Hutchison 140
Noon

Monday, November 18, 2019

Dr. Mia Levine, University of Pennsylvania

“Intragenomic conflict shapes telomere evolution”

Lander Auditorium - Hutchison 140
Noon

Monday, December 2, 2019

Dr. Xin Li, URMC, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics

“The piRNA pathway in genome defense and fertility”

Lander Auditorium - Hutchison 140
Noon

Monday, December 9, 2019

Dr. Nicole Crown, Case Western Reserve University

“The effects of local inversion heterozygosity on genome-wide recombination rates”

Lander Auditorium - Hutchison 140
Noon