Wednesdays - Department of Genetics Research Colloquia Seminars

Faculty, Postdocs, and Students from throughout the labs within the UNC Department of Genetics present their work at this weekly seminar series. Held Wednesdays at 12 noon in the Pagano Room of Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. Pizza served. Drinks not provided,

Wednesday - Department of Genetics Research Colloquium: Maren Cannon Sep 20, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Pagano Conference Room, LCCC,
The UNC Department of Genetics Research Colloquium welcomes Maren Cannon, Genetics & Molecular Biology Graduate Student in the lab of Karen Mohlke, Department of Genetics on Wednesday, September 20, 2017. This talk is a student defense. Maren's talk title will be "Characterizing cardiometabolic GWAS loci with regulatory annotation, regulatory assays, trans-ancestry fine-mapping, and open chromatin profiling". Pizza will provided. Attendees must bring own drinks.
Wednesday - Department of Genetics Research Colloquium: Debashish Menon Sep 27, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Pagano Conference Room, LCCC,
The UNC Department of Genetics Research Colloquium welcomes Debashish Menon, Post-Doctoral Research Associate in the lab of Terry Magnuson, Department of Genetics on Wednesday, September 27, 2017. Debashish's talk title will be "SWI/SNF Activity Regulates Transcriptional Dynamics during Meiosis". Pizza will provided. Attendees must bring own drinks.
Wednesday - Department of Genetics Research Colloquium: Youli Xia Nov 15, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Pagano Conference Room, LCCC,
The UNC Department of Genetics Research Colloquium welcomes Youli Xia, Bioinformatics & Computational Biology Graduate Student in the lab of Chuck Perou, Department of Genetics on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. Youli's talk title is “DNA-based predictors for non-genomic cancer phenotypes’". Pizza will provided. Attendees must bring own drinks.
Wednesday - Department of Genetics Research Colloquium: Douglas Phanstiel Oct 11, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Pagano Conference Room, LCCC,
The UNC Department of Genetics Research Colloquium welcomes Douglas Phanstiel, Assistant Professor, Department of Cell Biology and Physiology and Thurston Arthritis Research Center on Wednesday, October 11, 2017. Douglas’ talk title is “The role of 3D chromatin structure in macrophage development". Pizza will provided. Attendees must bring own drinks.
Wednesday - CANCELLED - Department of Genetics Research Colloquium: Adam Gracz Oct 18, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Pagano Conference Room, LCCC,
THE GENETICS COLLOQUIUM TALK ON 10/18 HAS BEEN CANCELLED. WILL BE RESCHEDULED IN EARLY 2018. The UNC Department of Genetics Research Colloquium welcomes Adam Gracz, Research Assistant Professor, Department of Genetics on Wednesday, October 18, 2017. Adam’s talk title is “Stem cell dynamics in intestinal and biliary epithelia". Pizza will provided. Attendees must bring own drinks.
Wednesday - Department of Genetics Research Colloquium: Stephen Frenk Oct 25, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Pagano Conference Room, LCCC,
The UNC Department of Genetics Research Colloquium welcomes Stephen Frenk, Post-Doctoral Research Associate in the Shawn Ahmed Lab, Department of Genetics on Wednesday, October 25, 2017. Stephen’s talk title is “Telomere-related small RNAs". Pizza will provided. Attendees must bring own drinks.
Wednesday - Department of Genetics Research Colloquium: Leo Chen Nov 01, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Pagano Conference Room, LCCC,
The UNC Department of Genetics Research Colloquium welcomes Leo Chen, Microbiology & Immunology Graduate Student in the lab of Jenny Ting, Department of Genetics on Wednesday, November 1, 2017. Leo’s talk title is “INNATE REGULATORY PROTEIN, NLRP12, MAINTAINS COMMENSAL BACTERIAL SYMBIOSIS, and MITIGATES INTESTINAL INFLAMMATION and OBESITY". Pizza will provided. Attendees must bring own drinks.
Wednesday - Department of Genetics Research Colloquium: Rita Meganck Nov 08, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Pagano Conference Room, LCCC,
The UNC Department of Genetics Research Colloquium welcomes Rita Meganck, Genetics & Molecular Biology Graduate Student in the labs of Aravind Asokan, Departments of Genetics and Biochemistry & Biophysics, and Bill Marzluff, Departments of Biology and Biochemistry & Biophysics, on Wednesday, November 8, 2017. Rita’s talk title is “Control and expression of synthetic circular RNAs". Pizza will provided. Attendees must bring own drinks.
Wednesday - Department of Genetics Research Colloquium: No Talk/Holiday Break Nov 22, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Pagano Conference Room, LCCC,
The UNC Department of Genetics Research Colloquium will not host a talk on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 for the Thanksgiving holiday break. Talks resume on Wednesday, November 29, 2017.
Wednesday - Department of Genetics Research Colloquium: Sherry Chao Nov 29, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Pagano Conference Room, LCCC,
The UNC Department of Genetics Research Colloquium welcomes Sherry Chao, Bioinformatics & Computational Biology Graduate Student in the lab of Jeremy Purvis, Department of Genetics on Wednesday, November 29, 2017. Sherry’s talk title is “Modeling single human cells- from cell cycle phase transitions to DNA damage checkpoints". Pizza will provided. Attendees must bring own drinks.
Wednesday - Department of Genetics Research Colloquium: Pat Sullivan Dec 06, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Pagano Conference Room, LCCC,
The UNC Department of Genetics Research Colloquium welcomes Pat Sullivan, Distinguished Professor, Departments of Genetics and Psychiatry at UNC; Professor, Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics at Karolinska Institutet; and Director, Center for Psychiatric Genetics on Wednesday, December 6, 2017. Pat’s talk title is “To Be Determined". Pizza will provided. Attendees must bring own drinks.
Wednesday - Department of Genetics Research Colloquium: Jim Crowley Dec 13, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Pagano Conference Room, LCCC,
The UNC Department of Genetics Research Colloquium welcomes Jim Crowley, Research Assistant Professor, Department of Genetics on Wednesday, December 13, 2017. Jim’s talk title is “To Be Determined". Pizza will provided. Attendees must bring own drinks.
Wednesday - Department of Genetics Research Colloquium: No Talk/Holiday Break Dec 20, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Pagano Conference Room, LCCC,
The UNC Department of Genetics Research Colloquium will not host a talk on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 for the holiday break. Talks resume on Wednesday, January 10, 2018.
Wednesday - Department of Genetics Research Colloquium: No Talk/Holiday Break Dec 27, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Pagano Conference Room, LCCC,
The UNC Department of Genetics Research Colloquium will not host a talk on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 for the holiday break. All UNC offices and facilities are closed this week. Talks resume on Wednesday, January 10, 2018.
Wednesday - Department of Genetics Research Colloquium: No Talk Oct 04, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Pagano Conference Room, LCCC,
The Genetics Research Colloquium for October 4th has been rescheduled due to a conflict with the 2017 Merrimom Lecture. Join us on Wednesday, October 11th for our next talk in the Genetics Research Colloquium Series. The UNC Center for Bioethics will present the 2017 Merrimon Lecture. Wylie Burke, MD, PhD, of the University of Washington, professor and former chair in the Department of Bioethics and Humanities and adjunct professor of medical genetics, will present “Pathways to Trust: Genomics, Precision Medicine and Health Disparities”. Wednesday, October 4 at 12:00 pm; Old Clinic Auditorium 4008.