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BioNotes, 13-02-18


February 18 through February 22, 2013

Tuesday, February 19, 11:15 am, 112 KLB—BIOCHEMISTRY/STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY SEMINAR, "Amyloid-β Prions: conserved propagating mechanism in Alzheimer's and mad cow diseases?." Dr. Vijay Rangachari, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg.

Wednesday, February 20, 12:00 pm, 1306 COM—BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES SEMINAR, "The sense and antisense of sex," Brett Mulvey, College of Medicine, FSU.

Wednesday, February 20, 3:30 pm, A211 PDB—NEUROSCIENCE COLLOQUIUM, DISTINGUISHED GRADUATE LECTURE, "Functional organization of taste circuits in the mouse parabrachial nucleus," Dr. John D. Boughter, Jr., University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis.

Thursday, February 21, 11:00 am, 2057 KIN—PLANT SCIENCES SEMINAR, "Selective recruitment of mRNAs and miRNAs to polyribosomes in response to rhizobia infection in Medicago truncatula (discussion of Reynoso et al., 2013, the Plant Journal 73:289-301)," Dr. Clothilde Queiroux, Department of Biological Science, FSU.

Thursday, February 21, 4:00 pm, 1024 KIN—BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE COLLOQUIUM, "Mate choice, pleiotropy, and reduced hybrid fitness shape reproductive communication in Engystomops petersi frogs," Dr. Kim L. Hoke, Colorado State University, Fort Collins. Host: Dr. Kimberly A. Hughes.

Friday, February 22, 1:00 pm, 327 OSB—BIOLOGICAL OCEANOGRAPHY SEMINAR, "Sponge recovery after extreme mortality events: how morphology and phylogeny influence regeneration vs. recruitment," Dr. Janie L. Wulff, Department of Biological Science, FSU.

Friday, February 22, 4:00 pm, 1024 KIN—ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION SEMINAR, "Role for stress hormones in coordinating diverse phenotypic responses to predation pressure in Trinidadian guppies," Dr. Kim L. Hoke, Colorado State University, Fort Collins. Host: Dr. Kimberly A. Hughes.

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