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: Fri, 3 Jan 2014 16:35:38 -0500
From: Susan Gottesman 
Subject: Lambda Lunch UPDATE and WALS nomination reminder

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Happy New Year!   Lambda lunch update, 1/3/14

SEND ME YOUR NOMINATIONS FOR WALS speakers by Monday, 1/6.  Lambda
lunch ballot goes out next week. They prefer nominees who haven't
delivered a WALS talk in the last five years.  A list of past WALS
speakers (excluding current season) is at
[1]http://wals.od.nih.gov/NIHLecturersAtoZ.htm.  To see a list of the
current season's WALS speakers, visit [2]http://wals.od.nih.gov.  You
can also nominate yourself at

Note: Stadtman investigator recruitment talks at

1/7/14, 8:30 AM-12:05, Bldg. 31C, 6^th floor, room 6 and 1/8/14, 8:30
AM-12:15, Bldg. 45 (Natcher), Rm. 45: Stadtman Mol Bio Symposium.  See
link above for details.

1/9/14*: No lambda lunch (Landick talk at 1:00 instead, in Bldg. 41)

1/9/14: 1 PM, Bldg. 41, C507 and C509: Bob Landick (U. Wisconsin)
"Transcriptional pausing and genomic transcription in bacteria" (Dan

1/16/14*: Alex Kelly (LBMB, NCI) "Spatial and Temporal Control of
Chromosome Segregation"


1/30/14*: Tony Furano (USUHS) "Repair of naturally occurring mismatches
can induce mutations in flanking DNA" (Debbie Hinton)


2/13/14*: Taylor Updegrove (G. Storz lab)

2/20/14*: Aziz Taghbalout (U. Conn; Research Prof with Larry Rothfield)
"The Escherichia coli RNA processing and degradation machinery is
compartmentalized within an organized cellular network" (S. Gottesman)

3/13/14*: Kim Decker (M. Machner lab).

3/20/14*: Double Header: Kathrin Frohlich and Kai Papenfort (from J.
Vogel lab, now at Princeton) (G. Storz)

3/27/14*: Joseph Loparo (Harvard Medical School): "Visualizing the
dynamics of

chromosome replication and segregation through single-molecule

(Dhruba Chattoraj)

4/3/14*: Eric Skaar (Vanderbilt Univ.) (Kumaran Ramamurthi)

4/30/14: Carol Gross (UCSF) (Susan Gottesman/Gigi Storz)

6/25/14: WALS:  Jorge Galán (Yale Medical School) "Typhoid toxin: A
window into the unique biology of Salmonella typhi"

*Regular lambda lunch at 11:00 AM in Bldg 37, Rm 6107/6041. To schedule
seminars, contact <[5]mailto:Gottesms@helix.nih.gov >Susan Gottesman or
Gisela Storz ([6]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
[9]http://list.nih.gov/, browse the lists to find Lambda_Lunch-L, and
follow the instructions.  If you're not at NIH, contact
[10]Gottesms@helix.nih.gov. Susan Gottesman. This schedule is also
available at [11]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. http://wals.od.nih.gov/NIHLecturersAtoZ.htm
2. http://wals.od.nih.gov/
3. http://research.nhgri.nih.gov/Events/WALS
4. https://ccrod.cancer.gov/confluence/x/NZD_BQ
5. mailto:Gottesms@helix.nih.gov
6. mailto:storzg@mail.nih.gov
9. http://list.nih.gov/
  10. mailto:susang@helix.nih.gov
  11. http://schneider.ncifcrf.gov/lambda.html

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