- DNA Repair and Genome Stability Symposium - Dec. 16
Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015, 1:30pm-4:30pm, WC 130
Presentations will be given by FIU researchers in honor of the 2015 Nobel Prize in Chemistry.
- DNA Repair as a Double-edged Sword - Dec. 5
Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015, 11am-12pm, AHC3 205
The role of different DNA repair pathways in causing the mutation that is responsible for Fragile X syndrome. Dr. Karen Usdin, National Institutes of Health, will give a talk.
- Watching nucleotide excision repair: One molecule at a time - May 1
Friday, May 1, 2015, 11am-12pm, WC 130
Dr. Ben Van Houten, Professor of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology, at the University of Pittsburgh will be hosting a lecture.
- Ribonucleotides in DNA: Origins, Repair and Consequences - Feb. 6
Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, 11am-12pm, PG5 155
Dr. Thomas Kunkel, PI, Genome Integrity and Structural Biology Laboratory, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences NIH, will give a talk.
- How deep is the rabbit hole: the unending complexities of a "simple" DNA remodeling machine - Jan. 23
Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, 11am-12pm, PG5 155
James Berger, Ph.D., Professor of Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry, John Hopkins University, Baltimore, will give a talk. The Berger laboratory's research is focused on understanding how multi-subunit assemblies use ATP for overcoming topological challenges within the chromosome and controlling the flow of genetic information.