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BioNotes, 23-03-06


March 6 through March 10, 2023

Monday, March 6 – Monday, March 6, 1:00 pm – 1:00 pm, 2057 KIN—CMB WORKS IN PROGRESS SEMINAR, "My journey into the asynchronous flight muscle in insects," Jiawei Li, Taylor Lab, Department of Biological Science, Florida State University.

Tuesday, March 7 – Tuesday, March 7, 11:15 am – 11:15 am, 112 KLB—BIOCHEMISTRY AND STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY SEMINAR, "Imaging retroviruses and SARS-CoV-2 across spatial and temporal scales," Prof. Walter Mothes, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT. Host: Dr. Ashwanth Francis, Institute of Molecular Biophysics and Department of Biological Science, Florida State University.

Wednesday, March 8 – Wednesday, March 8, 12:00 pm – 12:00 pm, Zoom only—BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES SEMINAR, "ADP-ribosyltransferases and the innate immune system," Prof. Bernhard Luscher, RWTH Aachen University, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. Host: Dr. Yue Julia Wang, Department of Biomedical Science, Florida State University. Join on Zoom, Meeting ID: 916 5153 1518. Passcode required; contact DL-MedBMSPRTeam@med.fsu.edu to request it.

Wednesday, March 8 – Wednesday, March 8, 3:30 pm – 3:30 pm, A211 PDB—NEUROSCIENCE COLLOQUIUM, "Gut feelings about anxiety: gut-brain communication in anxiety-like behavior control," Dr. Karolina Skibicka, Associate Professor, Penn State College of Health and Human Nutrition. Host: Dr. Diana Williams, Department of Psychology, Florida State University. There will also be a graduate student lunch with the speaker on Tuesday, March 07, 12:30-1:30pm, Psychology building courtyard. All graduate students, undergrads and Postdocs are invited to an informal discussion, with lunch provided on a first-come, first-served basis.

Friday, March 10 – Friday, March 10, 4:00 pm – 4:00 pm, 1024 KIN—ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION SEMINAR, "Plants are smarter than you think: exploring the mechanisms of multi-species interactions," Lauren Maynard Ph.D., Department of Biological Science, Florida State Unviersity. Maynard postponed due to illness; our own Drs. Brian Inouye and Nora Underwood fill in, speaking on 'Changing times for plants, bees and climate: Shifting questions and expanding characterizations of phenology in the Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory Phenology Project.'

Saturday, March 11 – Sunday, March 19, 10:01 am – 10:01 am, —SPRING BREAK

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