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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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Friday, April 27, 2018

Emery Longan, University of Rochester

"Evolutionary constraint in Saccharomyces vineyard adaptation"

Hutchison 316
3:00 p.m.

Monday, April 30, 2018

Dr. Elena Silva, Georgetown University

“Regulation of neurogenesis with Sox transcription and F-box mediated protein degradation”

Lander Auditorium - Hutch 140
12:00 p.m.

Friday, May 4, 2018

Xiaolu Wei, University of Rochester

“Functional genomics of satellite DNAs in Drosophila melanogaster” 

Hutchison 316
3:00 p.m.

Monday, May 7, 2018

Dr. Heidi Hehnly, Upstate Medical University

“Cell cycle dependent mechanisms triggering de novo lumen formation in vivo

Lander Auditorium - Hutch 140
12:00 p.m.

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Nir Barzilai, Albert Einstein College of Medicine 

Aging Research Day

Eisenberg Rotunda of Schlegel Hall, Simon School
10:00 a.m.

This all-day event will feature a variety of talks on aging research.

Friday, May 11, 2018

Matthias Weissensteiner, Uppsala University

“Crow genomics:  Populations, phenotypes and genome structure”

Hutchison 316
3:00 p.m.