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.


From: "Gottesman, Susan (NCI)" 
To: List LAMBDA_LUNCH-L 
Date: Sun, 27 Nov 2011 14:44:50 -0500
Subject: Lambda lunch update, Stadtman seminars and WAMU announcement



*  For those of you who missed the WAMU announcements in honor of Bob Weisberg, you can hear one of them on the attached link.

WAMU announcement in honor of Bob Weisberg
This is NPR. Good evening. You are listening to WAMU 88.5 at 4:59 it's 42 degrees. Today's programs are made possible in part by the Lambda Lunch Bacterial Interest Group at NIH in memory of their esteemed colleague and friend Bob Weisberg who is greatly missed.
* Over the next three weeks there will be a series of minisymposia/seminars by the first-round selections for the NIH-Wide Earl Stadtman Tenure-Track Investigator Search. This is already a highly selected group of applications (top 5%), so worth hearing. The link for all of the talks: https://ccrod.cancer.gov/confluence/x/cwJdB Talks particularly relevant to lambda lunch will be included in the list below; contact the committee chair if you want to meet with the speaker. Lambda lunch update: 11/27/11: 12/01/11*: Susan Buchanan (NIDDK) "Structural basis for iron pirating by pathogenic Neisseria" 12/5/11: 9 AM, Bldg. 31/2A48: Hani Zaher (JHU; R. Green lab) "Dealing with Mistakes: The Ribosome's Response to Misincorporations" (Stadtman Molecular Biology/Biochem candidate; committee chair R. Maraia) 12/08/11*: Elizabeth Grice (NHGRI/J. Segre lab) "The microbiome and impaired cutaneous wound healing" 12/15/11: Microbiology/Infectious Diseases Stadtman Minisymposium, Bldg. 10, Rm. 11S235, 9:00-12:00 (see schedule for topics) BREAK FOR HOLIDAYS: 12/15-12/29 1/5/12*: Aurelia Battesti (S. Gottesman lab) 1/12/12: NCI retreat, no lambda lunch 1/19/12*: Jim Imlay (U. Illinois) "Molecular mechanisms of oxidative stress" (L. Waters/G. Storz) 1/26/12*: Fenfei Leng (Florida International U) "DNA topological barriers and their role in transcription-driven DNA supercoiling" (D. Chattoraj) 2/09/12*: Victor Torres (NYU School of Medicine) (M. Machner) 3/1/12: WALs (on Thursday), 3:00 PM Masur: Jo Handelsman, Yale University (S. Gottesman) *Regular lambda lunch at 11:00 AM in Bldg 37, Rm 6107/6041. To schedule seminars, contact Susan Gottesman. 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 mailto:susang@helix.nih.gov. Susan Gottesman. This schedule is also available at http://www.lecb.ncifcrf.gov//lambda.html. * * * * * * * * * * Bldg 37, Rm 5132 Lab: 301-496-3524 37 Convent Drive, NIH Bethesda, MD 20892 * * * * * * * * * *

Previous Lambda Lunch Meeting Schedules

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