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NIH Lambda Lunch Meetings

An NIH Special Interest Group.

Date:         Mon, 27 Apr 2009 11:00:00 -0400
From: Robert Weisberg 
Subject: Lambda Lunch update

Lambda lunch update, 4/27/09:

4/28/09, 11 AM, 5/127:  Doug Berg (WashU) "Helicobacter pylori's TnPZ
(plasticity zone) transposon: new jumping genes in a gastric pathogen."

4/30/09*: NO MEETING

5/7/09*: Gaelle Demarre "Methylation is required to replicate V.
cholerae chromosome II and to do it once per cell cycle"

5/13/09: WAL (3:00 PM, Masur Auditorium, Bldg. 10): James Collins
(BU) "Engineering Gene Networks: Integrating Synthetic Biology &
Systems Biology"

5/14/09*:  Martha Clokie (University of Leicester) "Evolutionary and
ecological implications of cyanobacterial virus genomes" (Debbie Hinton)

5/15/09: 12:15: Bldg. 37, Rm. 6107: Steve Busby (University of
Birmingham) "Regulation at simple and complex bacterial promoters"
(Susan Gottesman)

5/21/09*:  Caroline Ranquet (Grenoble) (Susan Gottesman)

5/28/09*:  Amar Klar "Asymmetric cell division through selective
chromatid segregation"

*Regular lambda lunch at 11:00 AM in Bldg 37, Rm 6107/6041. To
schedule seminars, contact Susan Gottesman
(susang@helix.nih.gov) or Bob Weisberg
(rweisberg@nih.gov). To meet with an
outside speaker, contact the person whose name is in parentheses.

You can join the mailing list in the following ways if you're at
NIH.  (1) Send the following message from the computer where you
usually receive mail to
LAMBDA_LUNCH-L your name. Replace "your 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 to join.  If you're not
at NIH, contact Bob Weisberg to join. This schedule is also available
at   http://schneider.ncifcrf.gov/lambda.html.

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