BIG SEMINARS 2016-2017

BIG seminars 2016-2017 (Download poster)

Every first Monday of the month
16h15, Auditorium Biophore Building
UniL-Sorge at Dorigny
 
 
BIG is an interdepartmental seminar series, and is organized by Vincent Dion, Ted Farmer, Thomas Flatt and Sophie Martin
 
5 September 2016  Angela Belcher, The Koch Institute of Integrative Cancer Research
“Evolving biology to make new nanomaterials for energy, the environment and medicine”
 
 
3 October 2016  Angelika Amon, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
“Effects of cell size and shape on cell division”
 
 
7 November 2016  Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard, Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology Tübingen
“The development of colour patterns in fishes: Towards an understanding of the evolution of beauty”
 
 
5 December 2016  Graham Bell, McGill University
“Can we discover antibiotics to which bacteria will not evolve resistance?”
 
 
9 January 2017  Peter Campbell, The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
“Interrogating the architecture of cancer genomes”
 
 
6 February 2017  Toby Kiers, University Amsterdam
“Evolving control”
 
 
6 March 2017  Naomi Pierce, Harvard University CANCELED
“Bee-ing social: Evolutionary, behavioural and genomic insights into the biology of bees”
 
 
10 April 2017  Jonathan Jones, The Sainsbury Laboratory
“Diversity, deployment and dissection of plant disease resistance”
 
 
1 May 2017  Paul Martin, University of Bristol
“Live imaging of inflammation in repair and cancer”
 
 
12 June 2017  Claudia Koehler, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
“Epigenetic control of plant speciation”