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BioNotes, 17-01-23


January 23 through January 27, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 3:30 pm, 2057 KIN—SPECIAL SEMINAR, "Skin-resident adipocyte stem cells are maintained by Pdgfa signaling," Dr. Guillermo C. Rivera Gonzalez, Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT. Dr. Rivera Gonzalez is a candidate for a faculty position in Developmental Biology. Co-hosts: Dr. Brian P. Chadwick and Dr. James M. Fadool, Department of Biological Science, Florida State University. Dr. Rivera Gonzalez will also give a chalk talk Wednesday, January 25, at 9:00a.m. in 2057 KIN.

Thursday, January 26, 9:00 am, 3075 KIN—PLANT SCIENCES SEMINAR, "Genetic modification of nonphotochemical quenching speeds photosynthesis and increases plant yields: discussion of Kromdijk et al. (2016) Science 354:857-861," Dr. George Bates, Department of Biological Science, FSU.

Thursday, January 26, 4:00 pm, 1024 KIN—BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE COLLOQUIUM, "Unexpected role of apoptotic caspases for tumorigenesis in Drosophila," Dr. Andreas Bergmann, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA.

Friday, January 27, 4:00 pm, 1024 KIN—ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION SEMINAR, "Long-term effects of early environmental conditions in Florida scrub-jays," Dr. Angela Tringali, Statewide Florida Scrub-Jay Conservation Coordinator for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and Research Affiliate at Archbold Biological Station. Host: Dr. Emily H. duVal, Department of Biological Science, Florida State University.

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