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: Susan Gottesman 
Date: Mon, 22 Oct 2012 13:02:35 -0400
Subject: Lambda lunch update

Lambda lunch update: 10/22/12
10/24/12: 11:30 AM, Bldg. 50, Rm. 1327.  Colleen McHugh (Johns Hopkins) “The role of protein nanocompartments in the bacterial stress response” (Alasdair Steven)
10/25/12*: David Kristensen (NCBI)“Comparative genomics of phage proteins informs virus-host interactions”
 10/26/12: 12:30 PM, Bldg. 37, Rm. 6041: Susan Rosenberg (Baylor) "Mutation,Network, and the Regulation of Evolvability" (Dhruba Chattoraj)
 11/1/12*: George Stan (U. Cincinnati) "Computer Simulations of Protein Unfolding and Translocation by Clp ATPases in the Protein Degradation Pathway" (Sue Wickner)
 11/7/12: 11:00 AM, Bldg. 37, Room TBA.  Finn Werner (University College, London) (S. Gottesman)
 11/15/12*: Allen Buskirk (Brigham Young Univ; on sabbatical with Rachel Green) "Nascent Peptide Motifs that Stall Ribosomes During Their Own Synthesis" (G. Storz)
 11/22/12:  Turkey!
 11/29/12*: Xuefeng Yin (G. Storz lab)
 1/16/13:  3:00 PM Masur Auditorium (WALS): Margaret McFall-Ngai (University of Wisconsin, Madison) "Living in a microbial world: Deciphering the molecular language of partnership" (S. Gottesman)
 1/17/13*: Possible M. McFall-Ngai lambda lunch
 1/24/13*: Katsu Murakami (Penn State) (Debbie Hinton)
 3/14/13*: Eric Cambronne (Oregon Health and Science University) 'Effector protein complexes that prime Legionella pneumophila for human infection' (K. Ramamurthi)
 6/26/13: 3:00 PM Masur Auditorium (WALS): Jeffrey Gordon (Washington University) "Exploring the human gut microbiome: Dining in with trillions of fascinating friends"

*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 Gottesms@helix.nih.gov. Susan Gottesman. This schedule is also available at http://www.lecb.ncifcrf.gov/~toms/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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