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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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Friday, November 8, 2019

Dr. Amanda Larracuente, University of Rochester

"Exploring dark regions of genomes: Repeat evolution in Drosophila"

Lander Auditorium - Hutchison 140
3 p.m.

Monday, November 11, 2019

Dr. Heather Hundley, Indiana University

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

Lander Auditorium - Hutchison 140
Noon

Friday, November 15, 2019

Dr. Beatriz Navarro Dominguez, University of Rochester

"Evolutionary genomics of the Segregation Distorter gene complex"

Hutchison 316
3 p.m.

Monday, November 18, 2019

Dr. Mia Levine, University of Pennsylvania

“Intragenomic conflict shapes telomere evolution”

Lander Auditorium - Hutchison 140
Noon

Friday, November 22, 2019

Dr. Jacob Landis, University of California, Riverside

“Genomic components underlying evolutionary patterns of plant adaptation:  From populations to the angiosperm tree of life”

Hutchison 316
3 p.m.

Monday, November 25, 2019

Drs. Kaye Thomas and Yurong Gao, URMC, Departments of Pharmacology and Physiology and Neuroscience

“Improving your view: A deeper dive into advanced confocal and multiphoton applications”

Lander Auditorium - Hutchison 140
Noon

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Dr. Edmund Lalor, University of Rochester

“Perceptionas controlled hallucination”

Rochester Science Cafe
7 p.m.

Pittsford Barnes & Noble Store


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

Friday, December 6, 2019

Dr. Brian Counterman, Mississippi State University

“Speciation and sexual dimorphism on dogface butterfly wings”

Hutchison 316
3 p.m.

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