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: Sun, 15 Dec 2013 17:17:18 -0500
From: Susan Gottesman 
Subject: Lambda lunch update

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Note: If you know of Stadtman investigator recruitment talks that
should be on the lambda lunch list, please send them to me.  For full
list, see [1]https://ccrod.cancer.gov/confluence/x/NZD_BQ

Nominations for 2014-2015 WALS lectures are open; we will be collecting
names for voting for the lambda lunch nominees in the next few weeks.

Lambda lunch update: 12/16/13

12/16/13: 2:30-3:30, Lipsett Amphitheater, Bldg. 10. Arturo Casadevall
(Albert Einstein) "Thoughts on the Origin of Microbial Virulence"
(Kinyoun Lecture, NIAID)

12/19/13*: Michael Lichten "Regulation of recombination intermediate
metabolism during budding yeast meiosis in by the BLM helicase Sgs1 and
associated topoisomerase 3".  (Originally listed as on fifth floor; now
to take place in usual room)

12/19/13: 4 PM, Bldg. 50/1227: Sean Ryder (U. Massachusetts,
Worcester): "Regulation of maternal mRNA in the C. elegans germline and
embryo" (Adrian Ferre-D'Amare)

1/9/14: 1 PM, Bldg. 41: Bob Landick (U. Wisconsin) "Transcriptional
pausing and genomic transcription in bacteria" (Dan Larson)

1/16/14*: Alex Kelly (LBMB, NCI)

2/6/14*: Alex Evilevitch (Carnegie Mellon) Solid-to-Fluid DNA
Transition in Viruses Facilitates Infection (Darren Sledjeski)

2/20/14*: Aziz Taghbalout (U. Conn; Research Prof with Larry Rothfield)
"The Escherichia coli RNA processing and degradation machinery is
compartmentalized within an organized cellular network" (S. Gottesman)

3/20/14*: Double Header: Kathrin Frohlich and Kai Papenfort (from J.
Vogel lab, now at Princeton) (G. Storz)

3/27/14*: Joseph Loparo (Harvard Medical School): "Visualizing the
dynamics of

chromosome replication and segregation through single-molecule

(Dhruba Chattoraj)

4/3/14*: Eric Skaar (Vanderbilt Univ.) (Kumaran Ramamurthi)

4/29 or 4/30/14: Carol Gross (UCSF) (Susan Gottesman/Gigi Storz)

6/25/14: WALS:  Jorge Galán (Yale Medical School) "Typhoid toxin: A
window into the unique biology of Salmonella typhi"

*Regular lambda lunch at 11:00 AM in Bldg 37, Rm 6107/6041. To schedule
seminars, contact <[2]mailto:Gottesms@helix.nih.gov >Susan Gottesman or
Gisela Storz ([3]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
'your name' by your first and last names; or (2) go to
[6]http://list.nih.gov/, browse the lists to find Lambda_Lunch-L, and
follow the instructions.  If you're not at NIH, contact
[7]Gottesms@helix.nih.gov. Susan Gottesman. This schedule is also
available at [8]http://schneider.ncifcrf.gov/lambda.html.

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

                         37 Convent Drive, NIH

                          Bethesda, MD 20892

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1. https://ccrod.cancer.gov/confluence/x/NZD_BQ
2. mailto:Gottesms@helix.nih.gov
3. mailto:storzg@mail.nih.gov
6. http://list.nih.gov/
7. mailto:susang@helix.nih.gov
8. http://schneider.ncifcrf.gov/lambda.html

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