April 21-25, 2014
Tuesday, April 22, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
John H. Blaffer Lecture
Onstead Auditorium, BSRB S3.8012
Speaker: Bradley E. Bernstein, M.D., Ph.D., Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Title: “Epigenetic Regulation and Heterogeneity in Cancer”
Host: Xiaobing Shi, Ph.D. (BMB)
Wednesday, April 23, 4:00 p.m.
Center for Biomolecular Structure and Function CBSF Club
GSBS Small Classroom, BSRB S3.8367
Speaker: Katherine H. Sippel, Ph.D., Baylor College of Medicine
Title: “Fun with Neutrons: A Foray into Neutron Crystallography”
Thursday, April 24, Noon-1:00 p.m. (please note different time)
Blaffer Journal Club
GSBS Small Classroom, BSRB S3.8367 (please note different location)
Speaker: Heather Turner (Galko Lab)
Article: “Centrosome misorientation reduces stem cell division during ageing” Cheng et al. Nature 2008 Dec 4;456(7222):599-604 Link to paper
For 4/29 Blaffer Lecture: Yukiko Yamashita, Ph.D., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
“The Mechanism of Asymmetric Stem Cell Division”
Friday, April 25, 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m.
GSBS Large Classroom, BSRB S3.8371
Speaker: Zheng Hu, Ph.D. (Tyler Lab)
Title: “A genome-wide approach to the study of replicative aging in budding yeast”