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March 2017

Ed Boyden, Ph. D.
Leader, Synthetic Neurobiology Group
Associate Professor, MIT Media Lab and McGovern Institute
Departments of Biological Engineering and Brain and Cognitive Sciences
Co-Director, MIT Center for Neurobiological Engineering
New York Stem Cell Foundation-Robertson Investigator
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA

March 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cori Auditorium,
1st Floor - McDonnell Medical Sciences Building

Tools for Mapping and Controlling Complex Biological Systems

****CANCELLED ****
John Schimenti, PhD
Director, Center for Vertebrate Genomics
Cornell University
College of Veterinary Medicine
Ithaca, NY
****CANCELLED ****

March 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cori Auditorium,
1st Floor - McDonnell Medical Sciences Building

Genetics of infertility and genome maintenance in mammalian germ cell development

Yi Zhang, Ph. D.
Fred Rosen Chair Professor
Boston Children’s Hospital
Department of Genetics
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

March 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cori Auditorium,
1st Floor - McDonnell Medical Sciences Building

Chromatin reprogramming during preimplantation development

Harrison W. Gabel, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Washington University School of Medicine

March 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cori Auditorium,
1st Floor - McDonnell Medical Sciences Building

The unique neuronal epigenome in development and disease

February 2017

Rohit V. Pappu, Ph.D.
Edwin H. Murty Professor of Engineering
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Director, Center for Biological Systems Engineering
Washington University in St. Louis

February 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cori Auditorium,
1st Floor - McDonnell Medical Sciences Building

Form, Functions, and Phase Behavior of Intrinsically Disordered Proteins

Luis de la Torre-Ubieta, PhD
Department of Neurology
University of California, Los Angeles

February 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cori Auditorium,
1st Floor - McDonnell Medical Sciences Building

Gene regulation and modeling of the developing human cortex in the context of neuropsychiatric disease

Kevin Beier, PhD
Departments of Biology / Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Stanford University
Stanford, CA

February 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cori Auditorium,
1st Floor - McDonnell Medical Sciences Building

Viral-genetic dissection of the midbrain dopamine system

Matthew Sieber, PhD
Carnegie Institute for Science
Department of Embryology
Baltimore, MD

February 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cori Auditorium,
1st Floor - McDonnell Medical Sciences Building

A multi-organism approach to understanding the metabolic basis for sex, reproduction, and disease

January 2017

Li Ye, PhD
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Stanford University
Palo Alto, CA

January 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cori Auditorium,
1st Floor - McDonnell Medical Sciences Building

CLARITY-based whole brain circuits mapping: from behavior to metabolism

Sujatha Jagannathan, PhD
Computational Biology, Public Health Sciences Division
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Seattle, WA

January 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cori Auditorium,
1st Floor - McDonnell Medical Sciences Building

When to shoot the messenger: Deciphering mRNA surveillance

Matthew Taliaferro, PhD
Department of Biology
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA

January 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cori Auditorium,
1st Floor - McDonnell Medical Sciences Building

RNA Localization: Delivering the Message

Siyuan (Steven) Wang, PhD
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Chemistry
Harvard University

January 5 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cori Auditorium,
1st Floor - McDonnell Medical Sciences Building

Spatial organization of chromatin domains and compartments in single chromosomes

December 20162016

Scott E. Fraser, Ph.D.
Provost Professor of Biology and Bioengineering
Elizabeth Garrett Professor of Convergent Biosciences
Director of Science Initiatives
University of Southern California
Translational Imaging Center
Los Angeles, CA

December 8, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cori Auditorium,
1st Floor - McDonnell Medical Sciences Building

Eavesdropping on biological processes with multi-dimensional molecular imaging

Greg Wray, Ph.D.
Department of Biology
Department of Evolutionary Anthropology
Institute for Genome Sciences & Policy
Duke University
Durham, NC

December 1, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cori Auditorium,
1st Floor - McDonnell Medical Sciences Building

Building a bigger brain: genetic basis for the evolution of the human cortex

November 2016

NO SEMINAR – THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY

November 24, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cori Auditorium,
1st Floor - McDonnell Medical Sciences Building

Blair B. Madison, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology
Washington University School of Medicine

November 17, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cori Auditorium,
1st Floor - McDonnell Medical Sciences Building

A Zinc Finger Transcription Factor that Drives Stem Cell Identity and Tumorigenesis in the Gut

***Sponsored by the Department of Genetics and
Cell and Molecular Biology Programs Mini-symposium***
Carl S. Thummel, Ph.D.
H.A. and Edna Benning Presidential Endowed Chair
Department of Human Genetics
University of Utah School of Medicine
Salt Lake City, UT

November 10, 2016 @ 12:05 pm - 1:00 pm

Roles for mitochondrial metabolism in development and disease

Srividya Iyer-Biswas, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Physics
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN

November 3, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cori Auditorium,
1st Floor - McDonnell Medical Sciences Building

Bridging the scales of individual-cell and population growth

October 2016

Sanjay Jain, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor: Medicine (Renal), Pathology and Immunology
Washington University School of Medicine

October 27, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cori Auditorium,
1st Floor - McDonnell Medical Sciences Building

How to plumb a kidney and why does it matter

**NO GENETICS NOON SEMINAR ON OCT. 20TH DUE TO THE ASHG CONFERENCE**


35th Annual Oliver H. Lowry Lecture sponsored by
The Department of Developmental Biology
Dr. Samuel L. Pfaff, Ph.D.
The Salk Institute
La Jolla, CA

October 20, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

TBA

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