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BioNotes, 18-12-03


December 3 through December 7, 2018

Monday, December 3 – Monday, December 3, 4:00 pm – 4:00 pm, 1400 MSB—COLLEGE OF MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS, "What is new in research and treatment for mood disorders," Dr. J. Raymond DePaulo, Jr., M.D., Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, MD.

Tuesday, December 4 – Tuesday, December 4, 12:15 pm – 12:15 pm, 112 KLB—BIOCHEMISTRY/STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY SEMINAR, "The tale (tail) of the nematode virus Orsay," Yizhi Jane Tao, Ph.D., Professor of Biochemistry, Rice University, Houston, TX. Host: Dr. Hengli Tang, Department of Biological Science, Florida State University.

Wednesday, December 5 – Wednesday, December 5, 3:30 pm – 3:30 pm, A211 PDB—NEUROSCIENCE COLLOQUIUM, "Medial prefrontal cortex circuitry & cognitive control of feeding behavior," Dr. Gorica Petrovich, Department of Psychology, Boston College, Boston, MA. There will be a graduate student lunch and talk with the speaker on Thursday, December 6, 12:30-1:30, A204 PDB. Undergrads and postdocs are also welcome to attend.

Thursday, December 6 – Thursday, December 6, 9:00 am – 9:00 am, 2057 KIN—PLANT SCIENCES SEMINAR, "Discussion of Song et al., 2016: A transcription factor hierarchy defines an environmental stress response network," Stefania Vendramin Alegre, Department of Biological Science, Florida State University.

Thursday, December 6 – Thursday, December 6, 3:30 pm – 3:30 pm, 208 BIO—FACULTY MEETING

Thursday, December 6 – Thursday, December 6, 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm, 1024 KIN—FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT SOCIETY MEETING, "Florida needs fire," Reed Noss, Chief Scientist for the Florida Institute for Conservation Science, Chief Science Advisor for the Southeastern Grasslands Initiative, writer and conservation biologist. Host: Magnolia Chapter, Florida Native Plant Society. Socializing begins at 7:00, chapter meeting at 7:30, and presentation at 7:45. Free and open to the public.

Friday, December 7 – Friday, December 7, 4:00 pm – 4:00 pm, 1024 KIN—ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION SEMINAR, "Molecular signatures of the Anthropocene," Dr. Robert Spencer, Department of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences, Florida State University. Host: Dr. Daniel Okamoto, Department of Biological Science, Florida State University.

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