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Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

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IGB SEMINAR - ONC-PM
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Shana Kelley, PhD
University of Toronto, Departments of Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Biochemistry, Institute for Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering 

"Profiling Cells Inside and Out with Nanostructured Materials"

Lunch with the Core
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Dan Davidson
Director of CNRG and Research Computing

"Efficient Data Management"

Note: Held in IGB 607

Lunch with the Core
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Xudong Guan
NMR Specialist, IGB Core Facilities

"Pure Shift NMR"

 

IGB SEMINAR - CABBI/GEGC
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Noah Fierer, PhD
University of Colorado, Boulder, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

"The Microbial Ecology of Our Homes"

Lunch with the Core
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Liqing Chen
Assistant Professor, Department of Plant Biology

"Imaging Sugar Distribution in Vivo Using FRET Sensors"

Carl Zimmer - She Has Her Mother's Laugh
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Alice Campbell Alumni Center
601 S. Lincoln Avenue
Urbana, IL

Carl Zimmer
New York Times columnist and author

Redefining heredity, weaving together historical and current scientific research, exemplary original reporting, and his own experience as a parent of two daughters, Carl Zimmer will explore ways in which DNA editing and CRISPR may change our world, and examine controversial topics in light of current advances in DNA analysis.

Reception and book signing to follow. Sponsored by the Department of History and the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology.

IGB FACULTY SPOTLIGHT LECTURE
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Lisa Ainsworth, PhD
USDA ARS, University of Illinois; Department of Plant Biology; IGB Faculty, Genomic Ecology of Global Change & Center for Advanced Bioenergy and Bioproducts Innovation themes

"Genetic and Genomic Approaches to Improve Maize Response to Ozone"

 

Lunch with the Core
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Mayandi Sivaguru
Associate Director, IGB Core Facilities

"A Geobiological Vantage Point of Human Kidney Stone Changes the Medical Wisdom Held Over a Century"

IGB SEMINAR - ACPP
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Charles G. Miller Auditorium Room
B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Building
601 South Goodwin Avenue

K. Dane Wittrup, PhD
MIT, Departments of Chemical Engineering and Biological Engineering

Lunch with the Core
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Jingyi Fei
Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Chicago

"Kinetic Mechanisms of RNA-based Gene Regulation Revealed by Quantitative Imaging"