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, 14 Sep 2015 09:19:53 -0400
From: Susan Gottesman [gottesms@HELIX.NIH.GOV]
Subject: Seminar this AM; no lambda lunch this week.

9/14/15 9:30 am:  Daniel Ben-halevy (Eitan Levy lab, Weizmann Institute
of Science) "Unique cellular distribution characteristics of membrane
protein-encoding mRNAs; the role of CspE" Building 50, Room 1327

9/17/15: RESEARCH FESTIVAL; no lambda lunch

9/17/15, 4:00-5:00, Bldg. 40, Rm 1201/1203:  Edward Egelman (U.
Virginia) "Cryo-EM of Helical Polymers at Near-Atomic Resolution Yields
New Insights into Evolutionary Divergence" (Structural Biology IG).

9/24/15*: Jiandong Chen (Gottesman lab): Dual mechanism for the control
of DNA mismatch repair initiator MutS by the bacterial RNA-binding
protein Hfq

10/1/15*: Eugene Koonin "Discovery of novel CRISPR-Cas systems derived
from mobile elements"

10/7/15: WALS: Lalita Ramakrishnan (U. Washington) "The zebrafish guide
to tuberculosis"  (Gigi Storz)

10/15/15*: Mona Wu Orr (V. Lee lab, U. MD) "Oligoribonuclease is the
primary degradative enzyme for pGpG in Pseudomonas aeruginosa that is
required for cyclic-di-GMP turnover" (G. Storz)

10/22/15*: Natalya Yutin (NCBI): "Discovery of novel genetic elements
in metagenomic data"

10/28/15: Time/place to be determined.  Ken Keiler (Penn State) (G.

11/5/15*: Mark Goulian (U. Penn) (G. Storz)

11/12/15*: DOUBLE HEADER: 9:30: Wade Winkler (U. MD); 11:00: Eric Masse
(U. Sherbrooke)"Gone fishing: mapping the targetome of small RNAs" (N.
Majdalani/S. Gottesman)

12/3/15*: Kira Makarova (NCBI) "Hidden gems: functional prediction of
archaeal membrane systems using `guilt by association' and comparative
genomics approach"

1/13/16: WALS: Dianne Newman (Cal Tech) "The importance of growing
slowly: roles for redox active "antibiotics" in microbial survival" (S.

1/14/16*: Dianne Newman (Cal Tech) (to be confirmed)

1/20/16: WALS: Peter Greenberg (U. Washington) "The social life of
bacteria: collapse of a culture" (Susan Gottesman)

1/21/16*: Peter Greenberg (U. Washington)

3/31//16*: Chris Waters (Michigan State) (Kumaran Ramamurthi)

4/27/16: WALS: Man-Wah Tan (Genentech) "Harnessing nature's gift: human
monoclonal antibodies as therapeutics against viral and bacterial
infections"(Julie Segre)

4/28/16*: Man-Wah Tan (Genentech) (to be confirmed)

*Regular lambda lunch at 11:00 AM in Bldg 37, Rm 6107/6041. To schedule
seminars, contact [[1]mailto:Gottesms@helix.nih.gov ]Susan Gottesman or
Gisela Storz ([2]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
[5]http://list.nih.gov/, browse the lists to find Lambda_Lunch-L, and
follow the instructions.  If you're not at NIH, contact
[6]Gottesms@helix.nih.gov. Susan Gottesman. This schedule is also
available at [7]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. mailto:Gottesms@helix.nih.gov
2. mailto:storzg@mail.nih.gov
5. http://list.nih.gov/
6. mailto:susang@helix.nih.gov
7. http://schneider.ncifcrf.gov/lambda.html

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