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BioNotes, 14-10-06


October 6 through October 10, 2014

Tuesday, October 7, 11:15 am, 112 KLB—BIOCHEMISTRY/STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY SEMINAR, "The road from academia to industry," Dr. Jean Chamoun, Senior Scientist at Pfizer Pharmaceutical. Host: Dr. Peter G. Fajer.

Wednesday, October 8, 12:00 pm, 1400 COM—BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES SEMINAR , "Nucleosome positioning dynamics following drugs of abuse," Dr. Amber Brown, The Florida State university College of Medicine. Host: Dr. Pradeep Bhide.

Wednesday, October 8, 3:30 pm, A211 PDB—NEUROSCIENCE COLLOQUIUM, TBA, Dr. Matthew Wilson. There will also be a Graduate Student Lunch with Dr. Wilson from noon to 1:30 on Thursday, October 9, 2014, in PDB A204. Undergraduates, graduate students, and post-docs are invited.

Thursday, October 9, 9:30 am, 2057 KIN—PLANT SCIENCES SEMINAR, "O-GlcNAc-mediated interaction between VER2 and TaGRP2 elicits TaVRN1 mRNA accumulation during vernalization in winter wheat: a discussion of Xiao et al., 2014. Nat Commun, DOI: 10.1038/ncomms5572," Jie Li, Department of Biological Science, FSU.

Thursday, October 9, 4:00 pm, 1024 KIN—BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE COLLOQUIUM AND FOWLER SEMINAR, "Evolution of mammalian transcriptional regulation," Dr. Paul Flicek, european Bioinformatics Institute, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Cambridgeshire, UK. Host: Dr. David M. Gilbert.

Thursday, October 9, 7:00 pm, FSU Coastal and Marine Laboratory Auditorium—FSU CML CONSERVATION LECTURE SERIES, "Population growth, climate change, and fisheries; Why you trust a scientist?," Dr. Thomas E. Miller, Department of Biological Science, FSU. Donations of nonperishable food for Second Harvest of the Big Bend are encouraged.

Friday, October 10 – Saturday, October 11, 9:00 am – 3:30 pm, FSU Oglesby Union Ballroom—NATURAL SCIENCES GRADUATE SYMPOSIUM 2014 Talks from 9:00 am - 3:30 pm on Friday and Saturday. Poster session on Friday from 3:30-5:00 pm. Everyone is welcome to attend and a complete program and additional details can be found at bio.fsu.edu/tcga/nsgs.

Friday, October 10, 4:00 pm, 1024 KIN—ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION SEMINAR, "Host‐breadth evolution in plant‐feeding insects," Dr. Nathan Hardy, Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL. Host: Dr.Emily C. Lemmon.

Saturday, October 11, 12:00 pm, FSU Coastal and Marine Laboratory —WHATEVER FLOATS YOUR BOAT REGATTA, "Recycling for the greater good." Visit the website for information about rules, registration and prizes. Contact Tory Walker with questions.

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