Seminars Fall ‘14

Same genes, different behaviors:

Non-genetic diversity in bacterial chemotaxis

Shaping the Curve: Dynamics and Precision in Retinoic Acid Morphogen GradientsStochastic and deterministic mechanisms to generate neuronal diversity

Date /Time

Seminar Speaker

Institution

Title

Host

Location

CBI/MCDB

Sept. 9

12:30pm tea

1:00pm

special seminar

Matthew Todd The University of Sydney “Open Source Drug Discovery” Anna Pyle SCL 110

Sept. 10

3:45 tea
4:00pm seminar

Samara Reck-Peterson

Harvard Medical School

“Molecular Mechanisms of Microtubule-based Intracellular Transport”

Mark Mooseker

OML 202

Sept. 17

3:45 tea
4:00pm seminar

Thierry Emonet

Yale University

“Same genes, different behaviors: Non-genetic diversity in bacterial chemotaxis”

MCDB

OML 202

Sept. 24

3:45 tea
4:00pm seminar

Jonathan Howard

Yale University

“Forces that Center the Mitotic Spindle”

Anna Plye

OML 202

Oct. 1

3:45 tea
4:00pm seminar

Akiko Iwasaki

Yale University

“Antiviral immunity at mucosal surfaces”

Anna Pyle

OML 202

Oct. 8

3:45 tea
4:00pm seminar

Aviv Regev

Broad Institute

“Harnessing variation between single cells to decipher intra and intercellular circuits in immune cells”

Farren Isaacs

OML 202

Oct. 15

3:45 tea
4:00pm seminar

Pietro De Camilli

Yale University

“Lipid Signaling in the Control of Membrane Dynamics and Interactions”

Shirin Bahmanyar

OML 202

Oct. 22

3:45 tea
4:00pm seminar

Thomas Schilling

University of California, Irvine

“Shaping the Curve: Dynamics and Precision in Retinoic Acid Morphogen Gradients”

Scott Holley

OML 202

Oct. 29

3:45 tea
4:00pm seminar

Andrew Murray

Harvard University

“The Blind Watchmaker Lives: Evolving a Circadian Oscillator in Budding Yeast”

Thierry Emonet

OML 202

Nov. 5

3:45 tea
4:00pm seminar

Michael Young

The Rockefeller University

“Genes that regulate sleep and circadian rhythms in Drosophila”

Joshua Gendron

OML 202

Nov. 12

3:45 tea
4:00pm seminar

Claude Desplan

NYU Biology

“Stochastic and deterministic mechanisms to generate neuronal diversity”

Weimin Zhong

OML 202

Nov. 19

3:45 tea
4:00pm seminar

Tom Rapoport

Harvard

“How the ER Gets Into Shape”

Shirin Bahmanyar

OML 202

Dec. 3

3:45 tea
4:00pm seminar

Thomas Brutnell

Donald Danforth Plant Science Center

 ”Dissecting C4 photosynthesis through comparativegenetic and genomic approaches in grasses”

Vivian Irish

OML 202

Dec. 10

3:45 tea
4:00pm seminar

Andrew Huberman

University of California, San Diego

 ”Genetic dissection of visual    circuits”

Damon Clark

OML 202

Dec. 17

Cancelled

3:45 tea
4:00pm
seminar

David Jackson

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

“Control of Plant Stem Cells, New Pathways and Yield”

Nicole Clay

OML 202