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NIH Lambda Lunch Meetings

An NIH Special Interest Group.

Date:         Thu, 8 Sep 2005 14:16:19 -0400
From: Susan Gottesman 
Subject: Lambda Lunch Update

Lambda Lunch Update, 9/08/05:

9/13/05, 4 PM (Note Change) in Bldg 6B, Rm 4B429: Jeanne DiChiara (U.
Ill)  "The excision mechanism of CTnDOT, a Bacteroides Conjugative
Transposon" (Bob Weisberg)

9/15/05*:  Szabolcs Semsey "Systems Biology in the "Galactica"

9/20/05, 1:30 PM in Bldg 37, Room 4107-4041 (4th floor conference
room):   Hanna Engelberg-Kulka "MazEF: A chromosomal toxin-antitoxin
module that triggers programmed cell death in bacteria" (Dolph

9/22/05*:  Wai-Leung Ng (Indiana U): "Essential Signal Transduction That
Mediates Cell Wall Biosynthesis in the Human Respiratory Pathogen
Streptococcus pneumoniae"  (Susan Gottesman)

9/29/05*:  Alexandre Bougdour

10/11/05:  David Hopwood (John Innes Centre): "Using Streptomyces
genes to make new antibiotics" Bldg. 37, Rm. 6041/6107, 2:30 PM.
(Susan Gottesman).

*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, send the following message from the computer where you usually
LAMBDA_LUNCH-L your name. Replace "your name" by your first and last
names; or 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. This
schedule is also available at

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6 Center Drive, NIH                      Fax:         -0243
Bethesda, MD 20892-2785               Office:         -4448
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