Past Wednesday Lectures

October 6, 2010
Edward Kravitz - Harvard Medical School
Genetic Manipulations in the Fruit Fly Fight Club: Sex and War in a Single Gene and Other Stories
September 29, 2010
Hitoshi Sakano - University of Tokyo
Neural Map Formation in the Mouse Olfactory System
September 22, 2010
Jerry Workman - Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Protein Complexes that Modify Chromatin for Transcription
September 15, 2010
J.K. Sky Yu - Institute of Cellular and Organismal Biology, Taiwan
Evolution of Genetic Networks Underlying the Emergence of Vertebrate Neural Crest: Insights from Amphioxus
September 8, 2010
Geraldine Seydoux - Johns Hopkins University, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Breaking Symmetry: Polarization of the C. elegans Embryo
May 26, 2010
Andreas Ladurner - European Molecular Biology Laboratory
Metabolites Connect Cellular Signaling to Chromatin Dynamics
May 19, 2010
Steve Henikoff - Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Histone Variant Dynamics and Epigenetics
May 12, 2010
James Manley - Columbia University
mRNA Processing: Links to Disease and Other Cellular Processes
May 5, 2010
Karen Oegema - University of California – San Diego
Using C. elegans to Dissect Cell Division Mechanisms
April 28, 2010
Tim Hunt - Cancer Research UK
Getting In and Out of Mitosis
April 21, 2010
David Spector - Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Dynamics and Functional Associations of JMJD3, an H3K27 Demethylase
April 14, 2010
Freda Miller - The Hospital for Sick Children, Canada
Skin-derived Precursors: From Morphogenesis to Repair
April 7, 2010
Mark Martindale - University of Hawaii
A Bum’s Up View of Metazoan Body Plan Evolution
March 31, 2010
Stephen Douthwaite - University of Southern Denmark
Resistance to Ribosome-targeting Antibiotics Conferred by Changes in rRNA Methylation
March 24, 2010
Mary Hendrix - Northwestern University
Targeting a Novel Embryonic Pathway to Suppress the Metastatic Phenotype
March 17, 2010
Bruce Baker - Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Sex, Flies and Videotapes
March 10, 2010
John Condeelis - Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Microenvironments of Metastasis: Insights Derived by Multiphoton Imaging
March 3, 2010
Eric Wieschaus - Princeton University
The Mechanics of Cell Shape Change in Drosophila Embryos
February 24, 2010
Manolis Kellis - Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Regulatory Genomics and Epigenomics in Fly and Human
February 17, 2010
Barry Gumbiner - University of Virginia
Cadherins and Catenins in Development and Cancer