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NIH Lambda Lunch Meetings

An NIH Special Interest Group.

From: "Gottesman, Susan (NCI)" 
Date: Mon, 8 Mar 2010 16:31:30 -0500
Subject: Lambda lunch update

Lambda Lunch update, 3/8/10:

3/11/10*:  Dave Popham (Virginia Tech) "Peptidoglycan Hydrolysis during Germination of Bacillus anthracis Spores" (Kumaran Ramamurthi)
3/15/10, 3:00 PM, Bldg 10/Lipsett:  Luciano Marraffini  (Northwestern University; Stadtman finalist) "Self vs. non-self discrimination during CRISPR immunity against horizontal gene transfer" (Susan Gottesman)

3/18/10*:  Kiyoshi Mizuuchi "How do bacteria find the middle of a cell?  A case study of ATP-driven dynamic bio-patterning two-protein systems"

3/25/10*:  Ferric Fang "Antimicrobial Actions of Nitric Oxide" (Laurie Waters)

4/1/10*:  Nick Bergman

4/6/10, 11:30 AM, 37/2nd floor conf. room:  Chuck Turnbough (U. Ala.) "Structure and function of the Bacillus anthracis exosporium" (Bob Weisberg)

4/8/10*:  Wayne Outten (U of SC) "Cross-talk between iron metabolism and biofilm formation in E. coli" (Gigi Storz)

4/15/10*:  Joerg Vogel (Susan Gottesman)

4/21/10:  Ron Breaker: WALS  "Ancient RNA Relics and Modern Drug Discovery"

4/22/10*:  Ron Breaker (Yale) "Huge Structured RNAs in Bacteria and Phage" (Susan Gottesman)

4/29/10*:  Alan Davidson (U Toronto) (Sankar Adhya)

5/6/10*:  Joel Belasco (NYU)(Gigi Storz)

5/20/10*:  Jie Xiao (Hopkins) (Susan Gottesman)

5/27/10*:  NO MEETING (ASM meeting)

6/3/10*:  Thomas Bernhardt (Harvard Med) (Errett Hobbs)

6/10/10*:  Ezra Yagil (Tel Aviv) (Bob Weisberg)

9/16/10*: Hanna Engelberg-Kulka ( Hebrew University) (Dolph Hatfield)

*Regular lambda lunch at 11:00 AM in Bldg 37, Rm 6107/6041. To schedule seminars, contact Susan Gottesman or Bob Weisberg. 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 LISTSERV@LIST.NIH.GOV. 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.  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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