Events

Upcoming events for all programs and departments in the Division of Science for the next week.

Dubnau -- Retrotransposons and Endogenous retroviruses as causal factors in ALS and FTD: Propagation of protein pathology through neural tissue by a viral mechanism

Wednesday, 5/25/2022 12 noon-1 pm Gerstenzang 124
Special Seminar
Josh Dubnau (Stony Brook University)
"Retrotransposons and Endogenous retroviruses as causal factors in ALS and FTD: Propagation of protein pathology through neural tissue by a viral mechanism"
Host: Michael Marr.

Speakers -- Special Symposium

May 26, 2022

Thursday, 5/26/2022 10 am-5 pm Virtual/Online
Special Symposium (Climate and Math Conference)
Invited Speakers
Host: Denis Patterson (Princeton), Jonathan Touboul.

Rigal -- Artificial transposon activity contributes to aging in Drosophila somatic tissue and dFOXO protects against detrimental effect on lifespan

May 26, 2022

Thursday, 5/26/2022 10 am-11 am Rosenstiel 118/Online
Thesis Seminar: Molecular and Cell Biology PhD Program
Joyce Rigal (Marr Lab)
"Artificial transposon activity contributes to aging in Drosophila somatic tissue and dFOXO protects against detrimental effect on lifespan"

Herlambang -- Single-molecule studies of transcription elongation factor dynamics during RNA Polymerase II transcription

May 27, 2022

Friday, 5/27/2022 10 am-11 am Rosenstiel 118 and Virtual/Online
Thesis Seminar: Biochemistry and Biophysics PhD Program
Karina Herlambang (Gelles Lab)
"Single-molecule studies of transcription elongation factor dynamics during RNA Polymerase II transcription"

Tuesday, 6/7/22, 10:30 am-12 noon -- Finn -- Laboratory and Chemical Safety at Brandeis

Tuesday, 6/7/2022 10:30 am-12 noon Gerstenzang 121
Safety Training
Andrew Finn (Enivronmental Health and Safety)
"Laboratory and Chemical Safety at Brandeis"
Register for this session at https://forms.gle/NsS1PatKwRUPnuos5

Tuesday, 6/14/22, 11 am-12 noon -- Finn -- Fire Extinguisher Training

Tuesday, 6/14/2022 11 am-12 noon Red Square
Safety Training
Andrew Finn (Brandeis Environmental Health and Safety)
"Fire Extinguisher Training"