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NIH Lambda Lunch Meetings

An NIH Special Interest Group.

Date:         Mon, 16 May 2005 14:25:16 -0400
From: Robert Weisberg 
Subject: Lambda lunch update

Lambda Lunch Update, 5/17/05:

5/17/05, 11:00 AM, Bldg 37, 2nd floor conference room:  Patrick Sung (Yale)
"Mechanism of the Rad51 and Dmc1 Recombinases"

5/17/05, 12:30 PM, Building 45, Room J:  Stephen West, Cancer Research UK,
London England "New Insights into Mechanisms of BRCA2-regulated
Double-Strand Break DNA Repair" (Roger Woodgate)

5/18/05, 3:00 PM (WAL), Building 10, Masur Auditorium:  Stephen West,
Cancer Research UK, London, England "Making Ends Meet: Double-Strand Break
Repair in Human Cells"

5/19/05*:  Kim Sneppen "Modeling Transcriptional Interference" (Sankar Adhya)

5/26/05:  Yutaka Suzuki "Mechanisms for cold adaptation of proteins in a
psychrophilic bacterium, Shewanella sp. SIB1"  (Bob Crouch)

6/2/05*:  Yuri Lyubchenko "Holliday junction branch migration with single
molecule FRET" (Sankar Adhya)

6/3/05, 12:15 PM, Bldg 37, Rm 6107/6041:  Jörg Vogel (Max Planck Institute
for Infection Biology, Berlin) "Small regulatory RNAs in the SOS response
to DNA damage" (Gigi Storz)

6/3/05, 3 PM, Bldg 37, Rm 6107/6041:  Hiroji Aiba "Post-transcriptional
control in glucose metabolism:from diauxie to a non-coding RNA" (Susan

6/10/05:  NO MEETING (ASM)

6/16/05*:  Ranjan Sen (Hyderabad) "E.coli RNAP mutations impaired for H19B
N mediated transcription antitiermination: implication for the mechaninism
of antitiermination" (Bob Weisberg)

6/17/05:  Rachid Rahmouni (Orleans) "Visiting the transcription elongation
complex inside the E. coli cell"  (Bob Weisberg)


7/21/05*:  Amar Klar "Fission yeast paradigm used to explain genetics of
human hand-use preference, brain laterality, schizophrenia and bipolar traits"

*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.

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Bob Weisberg. This schedule is also available
at http://schneider.ncifcrf.gov/lambda.html.

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