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: Mon, 17 Mar 2014 11:02:24 -0400
From: Susan Gottesman [gottesms@HELIX.NIH.GOV]
Subject: lambda lunch update, Spring snow edition

Lambda lunch update, 3/17/14:

3/20/14*: 9:30 AM and 11:00 AM: Double Header:

9:30: Kathrin Frohlich (Princeton; Gitai lab, formerly J. Vogel lab) "A
novel mechanism for target gene activation by regulatory RNAs"

11:00: Kai Papenfort (B. Bassler lab) "RNA-seq identifies a novel sRNA
regulator of collective behavior in Vibrio cholerae" (G. Storz)

3/21/14: 12:00, Bldg. 32TII Conference room: Nancy Craig (Johns
Hopkins):"Tales of transposons" (Henry Levin)

3/27/14*: Joseph Loparo (Harvard Medical School): "Visualizing the
dynamics of chromosome replication and segregation through
single-molecule microscopy"

(Dhruba Chattoraj)

4/3/14*: Linda Kenney (U. Illinois, Chicago) "Environmental Sensing by
the EnvZ Histidine Kinase" (Sankar Adhya)

4/4/14: 11:00 AM, Bldg. 37, fourth floor conference room (Rm. 4111)
Terry Hwa (UCSD) "On growth laws, catabolite repression, and metabolic
coordination" (Sankar Adhya)

4/4/14: 12:00, Bldg. 18T: Karen Fleming (Johns Hopkins) "Membrane
protein stability may be the energy sink for sorting in the periplasm"
(Anirban Banerjee)

4/9/14: WALS (3 PM, Masur Auditorium): Taekjip Ha (U. Illinois):
"Genome maintenance up close and personal: Eavesdropping on single
molecular conversations" (K. Mizuuchi)


4/17/14*: Sergei Borukhov (UMDNJ) "Role of the conformational
flexibility of RNA polymerase active center in substrate entry,
catalysis, fidelity and regulation by transcription factors GreA/B and
DksA: (Sankar Adhya)

4/30/14: 9:30 AM, Bldg. 37, Rm. 4107. Carol Gross (UCSF) (Susan
Gottesman/Gigi Storz)

5/1/14*: Shaun Brinsmade (Georgetown) (G. Storz)

5/8/14*: Max Gottesman (Columbia) (S. Adhya)

5/15/14* 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)

6/25/14: WALS:  Jorge Gal

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