The Week Ahead:

The genetic players in cell sheet morphogenesis: A deficiency screen for genes involved in Drosophila dorsal closure

Richard Mortensen, Kiehart Lab

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 10:00
2231 French Family Science Center
Dissertation Seminar

Transcription dynamics in live cells reveal the basis for gene expression heterogeneity

Joseph Rodriguez |Cancer Research Training Award Postdoctoral Fellow, Laboratory of Receptor Biology and Gene Expression National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 13:00
French Family Science Center 4233
Joseph completed his M.S. in Bioinformatics in 2005 at Boston University and his Ph.D. in Molecular... Read More

Each of Us an Island: Using Ecological Theory to Understand Variation in Host-associated Microbial Communities

Brendan Bohannan, University of Oregon

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 16:30
Field Auditorium, Environment Hall
Ecology Seminar

Emergent microbiome interactions shape physiology of Drosophila fruit flies

William Ludington | Bowes Research Fellow, Immunology and Pathogenesis Division, Genetics, Genomics & Development Division, Molecular & Cell Biology Department, UC Berkeley

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 13:00
Biological Sciences 144
Host-associated microbiomes often impact the host's health, with different microbiomes giving... Read More

RNA Aggregation in Neurodegenerative Disease

Ankur Jain | Postdoctoral Fellow, Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology, University of California, San Francisco

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 12:45
French Family Science Center 4233
Ankur earned his Ph.D. in Biophysics and Computational Biology at the University of Illinois at... Read More