BIG seminars 2010-2011

BIG seminar 2010-2011

Biology and integrative genetics
Every first Monday of the month
17h, Auditorium Biophore Building
UniL-Sorge at Dorigny
BIG is an initiative of the Faculty of Biology and Medicine, University of Lausanne, and is organized by Uta Paszkowski, LaurentKeller, Henrik Kaessmann and Jan Roelof van der Meer.
6 September 2010 Sven Bergmann, UniL
“Computational analysis of biological systems: From developmental patterning to genome-wide association association studies.“
4 October 2010 Michael Dickinson, Californian Institute of Technology
“The visual ethology of fruit flies.”
1 November 2010 Greg Barsh, Stanford University
“Genetics of color variation: model organisms and model systems in a
post-genome world.”
6 December 2010 Wolf-Dietrich Hardt, ETH-ZH
“Salmonella diarrhea: triggering disease in order to invade the gut ecosystem?”
10 January 2011 Gisou van der Goot, EPFL
“The different facets of anthrax toxin receptor: genetic disease, infection and
normal function.”
7 February 2011 Bernard de Massy, Institut de Génétique Humaine, Montpellier
”A key to the genetic map: The PRDM9 Zinc finger array specifies meiotic recombination hotspots in humans and mice. ”
7 March 2011 Forest Rohwer, San Diego State University
”Virus metagenomics.”
4 April 2011 Enrico Coen, The John Innes Centre, Norwich
”From Genes to Shapes. ”
2 May 2011 Hopi Hoekstra, Harvard University
”From mice to molecules: the genetic basis of adaptive change.”
6 June 2011 Olivier Vionnet, ETH-ZH