Fall 2005 Departmental Research Seminar
Seminars are held in the Conference Room of the Mellon Institute at
12:30 on Wednesdays unless otherwise indicated.
|Aug. 31||No Seminar|
|Sept. 7||Jeffrey Hildebrand, Ph.D., Department of Biological Sciences, University of Pittsburgh||"Controlling tissue morphogenesis via the regulation of cell shape"||Lee|
|Sept. 14||Amy Burkert, Ph.D., Department of Biological Sciences, Carnegie Mellon||
"Preparing for the next step: understanding the graduate and professional school process"
|Sept. 21||Norbert Perrimon, Ph.D., Harvard Medical School||"Cell signaling and morphogenesis in Drosophila"||Minden|
|Sept. 28||Kirsten Benjamin, Ph.D., Molecular Sciences Institute, Berkeley, CA.||"Quantitative cell signaling: A combined experimental and computational approach"||Barth|
|Oct. 5||No Seminar|
|Oct. 12||Danith Ly, Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University||"An effort towards determining the cellular origins of cancer"||McCartney|
|Oct. 19||Enrique de la Cruz, Ph.D., Yale University||
"Mechanisms of myosin motors: It's all in the timing"
||Joseph Martens, Ph.D.,
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Pittsburgh
|"Control of gene expression by intergenic transcription"||Woolford|
|Nov. 2||Susan Gottesman, National Institutes of Health||"Integrating regulation by small RNAs into biological circuits and stress responses"||Jones|
|Nov. 9||K. Dane Wittrup, Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology||"Protein engineering in biomedicine"||Waggoner|
|Nov. 16||Janet Heasman, Ph.D.,
Division of Developmental Biology, Cincinnati Children's Research Foundation
|"Control of embryonic development- a new look at old problems"||Ettensohn|
|Nov. 23||NO SEMINAR - Thanksgiving Holiday|
|Nov. 30||Ehud Isacoff, Ph.D., University of California, Berkley||"Optical control of channels and receptors"||Waggoner|
||Chris Burge, Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology||Science at the Interface
"Towards an RNA splicing code"