News & Events

Seminars

News & Events

Seminars are held in Hutchison Hall, on the River Campus. (Campus map) Contact the Department of Biology at 273-1139 at least three days in advance to request any special accommodations or if you would like to meet with an outside speaker. Refreshments provided.

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Friday, November 4, 2016
3:00 p.m.

Dr. Jacob Russell, Drexel University

“Defensive symbiosis in the real world”

Hutchison 316

Monday, November 7, 2016
12:00 p.m.

Dr. Erica Larschan, Brown University

“X-marks the spot: targeting Drosophila dosage compensation to the male X-chromosome”

Lander Auditorium - Hutchison 140

Wednesday, November 9, 2016
3:00 p.m.

Allie Graham, University of Miami

Special E2G2 Seminar

"Comparative Genomics of Mechanisms Underlying Adaptation to High-Altitude Environments in Andean Waterfowl”

Hutchison 316

Friday, November 11, 2016
3:00 p.m.

Dr. Maren Vitousek, Cornell University

SEMINAR CANCELED

Saturday, November 12, 2016
2:00 p.m.

Dr. Marilyn Ling, University of Rochester Medical Center

"Radiation Oncology - The Science of Breast Cancer Care"

Pittsford Barnes and Noble, Upstairs Common Room

Rochester Science Café Series

Monday, November 14, 2016
12:00 p.m.

Dr. Matthew Rockman, New York University

“Maternal and zygotic genetics of life history evolution in the sea”

Lander Auditorium - Hutchison 140

Friday, November 18, 2016
3:00 p.m.

Dr. Sandra Rehan, University of New Hampshire

“Behavioral and genetic mechanisms of social complexity in the small carpenter bees”

Hutchison 316

Monday, November 21, 2016

Dr. Andrei Gudkov, Roswell Park Cancer Institute

“Biological sense of senescent cells”

Lander Auditorium, Hutchison Hall

Tuesday, November 22, 2016
7:00 p.m.

Dr. Bradford Berk, University of Rochester Medical Center

"Neurorestoration: Devices, Drugs, and Stem Cells"

Pittsford Barnes and Noble, Upstairs Common Room

Rochester Science Café Series

Monday, November 28, 2016
12:00 p.m.

Dr. Daniel Bergstralh, University of Rochester

“How are epithelial tissues built and maintained?”

Lander Auditorium - Hutch 140

Friday, December 2, 2016
3:00 p.m.

Dr. Michael Sheehan, Cornell University

“Evolution of individuality”

Hutchison 316

Monday, December 5, 2016
12:00 p.m.

Dr. Peter Svensson, Gladstone Institute, Department of Virology and Immunology

“A role of transcription to switch between chromatin states”

Lander Auditorium - Hutchison 140

Friday, December 9, 2016
1:30 p.m.

Alexis Stein, University of Rochester

Thesis Defense

“The Role of Homologous Recombination in the Maintenance and Repair of the Mitochondrial Genome”

Goergen Hall, Room 108

Tuesday, January 24, 2017
7:00 p.m.

Dr. Danielle Benoit, University of Rochester

"Nanomaterials for drug and cell delivery to promote tissue regeneration"

Pittsford Barnes and Noble, Upstairs Common Room

Rochester Science Café Series