Weintraub Symposium

Basic Sciences Division

Weintraub Symposium

Join us — everyone is welcome.

WHEN:     Friday, May 3

WHERE:   Pelton Auditorium, Thomas Building, Fred Hutch


9:00 a.m. Stephen Tapscott Welcome/Introduction
9:15 a.m.
Sofia Quinodoz

Higher-order inter-chromosomal hubs shape 30 genome organization in the nucleus
9:45 a.m.
Greg Wyant
Lysosomal Nutrients and the mTORC1 Pathway
10:15 a.m.
William Allen

Understanding the neural basis of thirst motivated behavior: from single neurons to brain-wide activity dynamics



11:00 a.m.
Lexi Walls
(Univ. Washington)
Structural studies of coronavirus fusion proteins
11:30 a.m.
Courtney Ellison
(Indiana Univ.)

A tale of two pili: how pilus dynamics contribute to function in diverse bacterial systems
12:00 p.m.
Yiming Chen
Physiology-behavior transformation through arcuate feeding circuit



1:45 p.m. Adair Borges
Stronger together: How bacterial viruses cooperate to overcome CRISPR-Cas immunity
2:15 p.m.
Ava Carter

Evolution of an Xist lncRNA functional domain through exaptation of retrovirus-protein interactions
2:45 p.m.
Daniel Montoro
Epithelial cells in rare form
3:15 p.m.
Bramwell Lambrus
(Johns Hopkins SOM)
A new mode of mitotic surveillance: a molecular stopwatch triggers cell cycle arrest following prolonged mitoses



4:00 p.m.

Stephen ZHANG
(Harvard Medical School)
Mysteries of Motivation
4:30 p.m.
Adam Dingens
(Fred Hutch)
Charting an antigenic atlas of HIV-1 escape from antibodies
4:00 p.m.
Kiara Eldred
(Johns Hopkins)
Photoreceptor specification in the human eye

For more information contact, Jeremy Mseitif at jmseitif@fredhutch.org or 667-4514.  Please note that parking is limited.

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