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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Thursday, May 12, 2016
3:30 p.m.

Dr. Daniel Schrider, Rutgers University

"(Machine) learning about natural selection through genetic variation"

Lander Auditorium - Hutchison 140

Friday, May 20, 2016
10:00 a.m.

AGING RESEARCH DAY

This all-day event will feature aging research talks and a poster session with prizes.

Keynote Speaker:  Dr. Leonard P. Guarente, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Click here for more information!

Goergen Hall, Room 101

Tuesday, June 14, 2016
9:30 a.m.

Ritika Das, University of Rochester

Thesis Defense

“The homeodomain-interacting protein kinase, HPK-1 influences aging through TORC1 mediated autophagy and HSF-1 signaling”

Ryan Case Method Room, Medical Center (1-9576)

Tuesday, June 21, 2016
9:00 a.m.

Xiao Tian, University of Rochester

Thesis Defense

“Identification of longevity and cancer resistance mechanisms in long-lived rodent species”

Computer Studies Building 209