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BioNotes, 13-04-08


April 8 through April 12, 2013

Monday, April 8, 9:30 am, 2057 KIN—POSTDOCTORAL MENTORING WORKSHOP, "Planning for tenure," Dr. Scott J. Steppan, Department of Biological Science, FSU. Host: Dr. Debra A. Fadool.

Tuesday, April 9, 11:15 am, 112 KLB—BIOCHEMISTRY/STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY SEMINAR, "Structural biology of RNA-mediated gene regulation and methylation-mediated epigenetic regulation," Dr. Dinshaw J. Patel, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York. Host: Dr. Hong Li.

Wednesday, April 10, 12:00 pm, 1306 COM—BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES SEMINAR, "Prebiotic protein design and proteogenesis," Dr. Michael Blaber, College of Medicine, FSU.

Thursday, April 11, 11:00 am, 2057 KIN—PLANT SCIENCES SEMINAR, "Brassinosteroids regulate organ boundary formation in the shoot apical meristem of Arabidopsis (discussion of Gendron et al., 2012, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA 109:21152–21157)," Jie Li, Department of Biological Science, FSU.

Thursday, April 11, 11:15 am, 112 KLB—BIOCHEMISTRY/STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY SEMINAR, "Structural perturbations in membrane proteins from non-native like environments," John Spear, Institute of Molecular Biophysics, FSU.

Thursday, April 11, 4:00 pm, 1024 KIN—BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE COLLOQUIUM, "Signaling in plant meristems & stem cells," Dr. Jen Sheen, Harvard University Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts. Host: Dr. Hongchang Cui.

Thursday, April 11, 7:00 pm, FSU Coastal and Marine Laboratory Auditorium, St. Teresa, Florida—COASTAL AND MARINE CONSERVATION LECTURE, "The good, the bad, and the ugly: molecules of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill," Dr. Amy M. McKenna, National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, FSU.

Friday, April 12, 10:00 am, A211 PSY—FOWLER SEMINAR, "Cancer as a perturbed model of tissue control: lessons from chronic myeloid leukemia," Dr. Connie J. Eaves, BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, Canada. Host: Dr. David M. Gilbert.

Friday, April 12, 1:00 pm, 327 OSB—BIOLOGICAL OCEANOGRAPHY SEMINAR, "Save the boffs: why size matters in fisheries management," Dr. Felicia C. Coleman, Department of Biological Science, FSU.

Friday, April 12, 4:00 pm, 1024 KIN—ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION SEMINAR, "Trophic dynamics of spotted seatrout in a river-dominated coastal estuary ," Travis Richards, Coastal & Marine Laboratory, FSU. Host: Dr. Dean R. Grubbs.

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