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MBI Seminar Series

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Fall Quarter 2017 – Thursdays – 4:00 PM – Young Hall 2033

October 5th 
Hosted by
MBIDP-Gene Regulation Home Area
“Ribosome Dynamics Captured by Deep Sequencing and Deep Learning”
Liana Lareau, PhD

Principal Investigator, California Institute for Quantitative Biology, UC Berkeley
October 12th
Hosted by
Sri Kosuri
"Meiotic Differentiation: Uncovering Unique Modes of Gene Regulation and Organelle Remodeling"
Elçin Ünal, PhD
Assistant Professor of Genetics, Genomics and Development
Department of Molecular & Cell Biology, UC Berkeley
October 19th
Sigman Symposium*
Hosted by
Jim Bowie
Sigman Honoree: Yigong Shi, PhD
Vice President, Tsinghua University
Dean, School of Life Sciences, Tsinghua University
Co-Director, Tsinghua-Peking Joint Center for Life Sciences, Beijing, China
*seminar held in the NRB Auditorium with a reception to follow
October 26th
Hosted by
Steve Young
“The Adaptive Exchange Hypothesis: Dynamic Specification of the SCF Ubiquitin Ligase Repertoire by Substrate”
Ray Deshaies, PhD
Senior Vice President, Discovery Research, Amgen
Visiting Associate, Division of Biology & Biological Engineering, California Institute of Technology
November 2nd
Hosted by
Jorge Torres
Peter K. Jackson, PhD
Professor, Baxter Laboratory for Stem Cell Biology, Department of Microbiology & Immunology
Stanford University School of Medicine
November 9th
Hosted by
Carla Koehler
Len Zon, MD
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Director, Stem Cell Program, Children’s Hospital Boston
Grousbeck Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
November 16th
Hosted by
Doug Black
Tamir Gonen, PhD
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Department of Biological Chemistry, UCLA
November 30th
Hosted by
Ronald Kaback
Raymond Stevens, PhD
Provost Professor, Biological Sciences & Chemistry
Director of The Bridge Institute, University of Southern California
Decemeber 7th
Hosted by
Tracy Johnson & Doug Black
Christopher Lima, PhD
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Professor of Biochemistry & Structural Biology, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical
Sciences & the Louis V. Gerstner, Jr. Graduate School of Medical Sciences,
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Series supported by The Molecular Biology Institute, College of Letters & Science and The David Geffen School of Medicine.
For more information contact: or 310-825-1018

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