Past Wednesday Lectures

April 26, 2006
Jerry Shay - University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
Aging and Cancer: Are Telomeres and Telomerase the Connection?
April 19, 2006
Michael Clarke - Stanford University
Stem Cell Self-renewal and Cancer
April 12, 2006
Eric Olson - University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
Toward a Genetic Blueprint of Cardiovascular Development
April 5, 2006
Thomas Jenuwein - Research Institute of Molecular Pathology
The Epigenome in the Context of the Post-Genomic Era
March 29, 2006
Luis Parada - University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
Modeling Tumors in the Nervous System in Mice
March 15, 2006
Robert Tjian - University of California - Berkeley
Mechanisms of Transcriptional Control and Disease
March 8, 2006
Susan Wente - Vanderbilt University
Nuclear Import and Export: The Rules and the Players
March 1, 2006
Fred Winston - Harvard University
Analysis of Factors that Control Transcription and Chromatin Structure in Yeast
February 22, 2006
Shelley Berger - The Wistar Institute
Factor and Histone Covalent Modifications in Genome Regulation
February 21, 2006
Roger Kornberg - Stanford University
Eukaryotic Gene Transcription
February 15, 2006
Mark Johnston - Washington University
Diabetic Yeasts: Glucose Sensing and Signaling by a Eukaryotic Cell
February 8, 2006
Paul Trainor - Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Craniofacial Development: Unmasking the Origins of Congenital Birth Defects
February 1, 2006
Deborah Yelon - Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine
Building the Zebrafish Heart: From Progenitor Selection to Chamber Expansion
January 25, 2006
Angelika Amon - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Coordinating Chromosome Segregation
January 18, 2006
Barbara Graves - Huntsman Cancer Institute
Routes to Specificity within the ETS Family of Transcription Factors
January 11, 2006
Roy Parker - University of Arizona, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Control of Translation and mRNA Degradation in Eukaryotic Cells
December 14, 2005
Gunda Georg - University of Kansas
Drug Discovery in Academia: Opportunities and Challenges
December 7, 2005
Ardem Patapoutian - Scripps Research Institute
Molecular Mechanisms of Temperature Sensation
November 30, 2005
Kathrin Plath - Whitehead Institute
Function of Polycomb Group Proteins in Mouse Development
November 16, 2005
Katherine Jones - The Salk Institute
Transcription Induction Mechanisms in Human Disease: Insights from Wnt, Notch, and HIV-1 Tat