Electron microscope picture of the Lambda bacteriophage.
 On the left is an icosahedral head and extending to the
right is a ribbed tail that comes a point in the last 6
ribs. A man sits at a table holding a knife and fork and
staring puzzled and angrily at a plate that has a lambda
phage on it.

NIH Lambda Lunch Meetings

An NIH Special Interest Group.

Date: Tue, 19 Jan 2016 13:49:49 +0000
From: "Storz, Gisela (NIH/NICHD) [E]" [storzg@MAIL.NIH.GOV]
Subject: Lambda lunch update week of January 18--remember WALS talk

1/20/16: WALS: Peter Greenberg (U. Washington) "The social life of
bacteria: collapse of a culture" (Susan Gottesman)

1/21/16*: Peter Greenberg (U. Washington) (S. Gottesman/G. Storz)

1/28/16*: Sahar Melamed (recent PhD with H. Margalit; now in Storz lab)
"Global Mapping of Small RNA-Target Interactions in Bacteria"

2/4/16*: Erin Wall (Gail Christie lab, VCU School of Medicine)
"N-terminal cleavage of ribosomal protein L27 by a phage-related
protease, Prp: a novel essential pathway in Staphylococcus aureus and
related bacteria".  (S. Gottesman)

2/11/16*: Altaira Dearborn (Alasdair Steven lab) "Capsid
Size-determination and Maturation in Staphylococcal Phage 80alpha"

2/18/16* Kristi Frank (moving to USUHS)

2/25/16* Christopher Jones (A. Ferre-D'Amare Lab) "Riboswitch
recognition of the bacterial alarmone ZMP through long-distance
association of two RNA sub-domains".

3/3/16*: Carolyn Teschke (U. Conn.; currently Jefferson Fellow, State
Dept). (Shannon Doyle)


3/17/16*: Daniel Dwyer (U. MD) (S. Gottesman)


3/31/16*: Chris Waters (Michigan State) (Kumaran Ramamurthi)

4/7/16*: Gregor Blaha (U. C. Riverside) "Study of the Direct
Interactions between RNA Polymerase and Ribosomes in Eubacteria"
(Darren Sledjeski)

4/14/16*: Blake Wiedenheft (Montana State University) "A CRISPR Immune
Response to Viruses that Infect Bacteria" (G. Storz)


4/27/16: WALS: Man-Wah Tan (Genentech) "Harnessing nature's gift: human
monoclonal antibodies as therapeutics against viral and bacterial
infections"(Julie Segre)

4/28/16*: Man-Wah Tan (Genentech) (to be confirmed)



5/19/16*: Erin Murphy (Ohio University Heritage College) (G. Storz)

6/14/16: 11 AM, Bldg. 37, Rm. 4041: Angelika Grundling (Imperial
College, London) (K. Ramamurthi)

6/23/16*: Tam Mignot (CNRS, Marseille) (K. Ramamurthi)

*Regular lambda lunch at 11:00 AM in Bldg 37, Rm 6107/6041. To schedule
seminars, contact [mailto:Gottesms@helix.nih.gov ]Susan Gottesman or
Gisela Storz (storzg@mail.nih.gov). To meet with an outside speaker,
contact the person whose name is in parentheses.  If you're at NIH you
can join the mailing list in either of the following ways.  (1) Send
the message "SUBSCRIBE LAMBDA_LUNCH-L 'your name'" from the computer
where you usually receive mail to
name' by your first and last names; or (2) go to http://list.nih.gov/,
browse the lists to find Lambda_Lunch-L, and follow the instructions.
If you're not at NIH, contact [1]Gottesms@helix.nih.gov. Susan
Gottesman. This schedule is also available at

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      Bldg 37, Rm 5132                        Lab:  301-496-3524

                         37 Convent Drive, NIH

                          Bethesda, MD 20892

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1. mailto:susang@helix.nih.gov
2. http://schneider.ncifcrf.gov/lambda.html

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