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, 29 Dec 2015 15:38:50 -0500
From: Susan Gottesman [gottesms@HELIX.NIH.GOV]
Subject: Update for 2016!

Happy New Year!

Volunteers needed for February: Try out your newest stories at lambda


1) If you are a trainee (student, postbac, postdoc) and want to have
lunch with Dianne Newman (1/13/16) or Pete Greenberg (1/21/16), send
your name, lab, and contact info to S. Gottesman.  Space is somewhat
limited; if these fill up, I will distribute by first request and
spread among labs/institutes.  Lunch is provided (being confirmed).

2) PIs who want to meet with either speaker, please let me know (and
when you are available).  Both will leave early afternoon on Thursday.

1/7/16*: Michael Galperin (NCBI) "A history of the bacterial Na+/K+

1/13/16: WALS: Dianne Newman (Cal Tech) "The importance of growing
slowly: roles for redox active "antibiotics" in microbial survival" (S.

1/14/16*: Dianne Newman (Cal Tech) (S. Gottesman/G. Storz)

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"

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

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)

*Regular lambda lunch at 11:00 AM in Bldg 37, Rm 6107/6041. To schedule
seminars, contact [[1]mailto:Gottesms@helix.nih.gov ]Susan Gottesman or
Gisela Storz ([2]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
[5]http://list.nih.gov/, browse the lists to find Lambda_Lunch-L, and
follow the instructions.  If you're not at NIH, contact
[6]Gottesms@helix.nih.gov. Susan Gottesman. This schedule is also
available at [7]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. mailto:Gottesms@helix.nih.gov
2. mailto:storzg@mail.nih.gov
5. http://list.nih.gov/
6. mailto:susang@helix.nih.gov
7. http://schneider.ncifcrf.gov/lambda.html

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