News and Events

2014-2015 SEMINARS & EVENTS:

Oct. 3, 2014:  Dr. Laura Vandenberg
Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, UMass Amherst, Amherst, MA

"From hormones to endocrine disruptors: lessons learned (and not learned)" 
Friday October 3, 2014 at 12:30 pm, MBH 216

Oct. 16 & 17, 2014: Dr. Martin Chalfie, Nobel Laureate

General Audience Talk: "GFP: Lighting Up Life"
Thurs Oct 16 at 8:00pm in Dana Auditorium

Science Talk: "Mechanosensory Transduction and its Modification in C. elegans"
Friday Oct 17 at 12:30pm in MBH 216

SPRING 2015:

March 9-10, 2015:  Dr. Carol Greider, Nobel Laureate
Winner of the 2009 Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine along with Drs. Elizabeth Blackburn and Jack Szostak for their discovery of chromosome end protection in the form of telomeres via the enzyme telomerase.  She is currently the Daniel Nathans Professor and Director of Molecular Biology and Genetics at Johns Hopkins University.