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NIH Lambda Lunch Meetings

An NIH Special Interest Group.

Date:         Tue, 2 Oct 2007 14:26:00 -0400
From: Robert Weisberg 
Subject: Lambda Lunch update

Lambda Lunch update, 10/2/07:

10/4/07*  Colleen McCullen:  "Small RNA Regulation of rpoS Translation"

10/11/07, 9:30 AM, Bldg 37, Rm 6107/6041:  Christophe Herman, (Baylor)
"Regulation of transcription through secondary channel of RNA
polymerase" (Mike Cashel)

10/11/07*: Abigail Salyers (U. Ill.) "Unanswered questions about
conjugative transposons:  Are they really something different or just
phage lambda in another guise?"  (Sankar Adhya)

10/12/07, 10:00 AM, Bldg 50, Rm 1517:  Roger Hendrix "Comparative
Phage Genomics and Capsidomics: an Answer to the Ultimate Question of Life"

10/18/07*:  Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz

10/22/07, 4:00 PM, Building 32TII Conference Room:  Bonnie Bassler
"Cell-Cell Communication and Virulence in Vibrio cholerae: A New
Quorum-Sensing Pathway and A New Autoinducer" (Gigi Storz)

10/25/07, 9:30 AM, Bldg 37, Rm 6107/6041:  Lucia Rothman-Denes (Bob Weisberg)

10/25/07*:  Bill Studier "E. coli B, phage T7, and auto-induction for
protein production" (Bob Weisberg)

12/6/07* (tentative):  David Botstein (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 http://schneider.ncifcrf.gov/lambda.html.

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