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Laboratory of Molecular Genetics

Trainee Action Committee

The LMG Trainee Action Committee (TAC) sponsors a speakers program and the annual LMG retreat. Please consult the current chairperson for details.

TAC Chairpersons

Month Chairperson
August 2008 Libertad García Villada
September 2008 Rajesh Kasiviswanathan
October 2008 Kathleen Richter
November 2008 Amy Abdulovic
December 2008 Yong Yang
January 2009 Jana Stone
February 2009 Brian Chorley
March 2009 Deepti Dwivedi
April 2009 Robert Fedic
May 2009 Libertad García Villada
June 2009 Rajesh Kasiviswanathan
July 2009 Kathleen Richter
August 2009 Jana Stone
September 2009 Yong Yang
October 2009 Amy Abdulovic
November 2009 Brian Chorley
December 2009 Deepti Dwivedi

TAC-Sponsored Seminars

Date Presenter Affiliation Topic
September 15, 2008 Christophe Herman Baylor Med Heritable Epigenetic Errors
October 9, 2008 Graham Walker MIT DNA Repair and Mutagenesis
December 8, 2008 Jef Boeke Johns Hopkins Med Retrotransposition

LMG Seminar Series

The LMG Seminar Series occurs on Wednesdays at 12:10 P.M. in Room D-350. Please see the following list for details. This listing was last updated: September 16, 2008.

Date Presenter Topic
September 3, 2008 Jan Drake Rates of spontaneous mutation
September 10, 2008 Daniel Menendez Non-canonical p53 response elements
September 17, 2008 Mercedes Arana Fidelity of human DNA polymerase theta
September 24, 2008 LMG Luncheon
October 1, 2008 Janssen Daly DNA polymerase zeta in SHM
October 8, 2008 Doug Bell TBA
October 15, 2008 Wenjian Ma Processing dirty ends during DNA DSB repair
October 22, 2008 Raghu Dronamraju MU2 and DSB repair in Drosophila
October 29, 2008 Stephanie Nick McElhinny Mismatch repair efficiency in yeast
November 5, 2008 Deepti Dwivedi dNTP pools and mutagenesis
November 12, 2008 Wade Lehman Base excision repair in C. elegans
November 19, 2008 Jeff Stumpf Mitochondrial DNA mutagenesis and Pol γ-related disease
November 26, 2008 No seminar
December 3, 2008 Shay Covo Gene dosage and genetic instability in yeast
December 10, 2008 Jana Stone Fidelity of yeast DNA polymerase zeta
December 17, 2008 Kathleen Richter The role of GCSP in the immune response
December 24, 2008 No seminar
December 31, 2008 No seminar
January 7, 2009 Vijji Panduri Oxygen toxicity and DNA damage
January 14, 2009 Dmitry Gordenin Genome instability in yeast
January 21, 2009 Andy Larrea (Kunkel Group) TBA
January 28, 2009 Chuancang Jiang Mutation versus isotype switching in autoimmunity
February 4, 2009 Mark Itsko TBA
February 11, 2009 Matthew Longley Mitochondrial DNA replication proteins
February 18, 2009 Jim Westmoreland Endgames
February 25, 2009 Danielle Watt (Kunkel Group) TBA
March 4, 2009 Senyene Hunter Insights into mitochondrial DNA repair
March 11, 2009 Nitin Saini Drosophila telomere structure and function
March 18, 2009 Maria Shatz The p53 functional network
March 25, 2009 Mike Murray (Kunkel Group) TBA

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