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BioNotes, 14-09-15


September 15 through September 19, 2014

Tuesday, September 16, 11:15 am, 112 KLB—BIOCHEMISTRY/STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY SEMINAR, "The BioCAT facility at the Advanced Photon Source," Dr. Thomas C. Irving, Professor of Biology and Physics, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL. Host: Dr. Kenneth Taylor. Dr. Irving will also give an informal talk at 4:00 pm in 333 BIO on his research using synchrotron radiation and other techniques to study muscle structure and function.

Wednesday, September 17, 3:00 pm, KIN 1024—FOWLER SEMINAR, "Embracing complexity: a Drosophila path to personalized cancer therapeutics," Dr. Ross L. Cagan, Professor and Associate Dean of the Graduate School of Biological Sciences, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY . Host: Dr. Wu-min Deng.

Thursday, September 18, 9:30 am, 2057 KIN—PLANT SCIENCES SEMINAR, "KNOX2 genes regulate the haploid to diploid morphological transition in land plants: discussion of Sakakibara et al. (2013), Science 339:1067-1070," Dr. George W. Bates, Department of Biological Science, FSU.

Thursday, September 18, 4:00 pm, 1024 KIN—BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE COLLOQUIUM, "How do cells get the right chromosomes?," Dr. Susan Biggins, The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA. Host: Dr. Hong-guo Yu.

Friday, September 19, 4:00 pm, 1024 KIN—ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION SEMINAR, "Decomposing biodiversity data using a text‐mining tool," Dr. Denis Ribero do Valle, School of Forest Resources and Conservation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL. Host: Dr. Brian D. Inouye.

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