Faculty from institutions around the country present their work each Friday at 12 noon during this seminar series. Hosted each week by GMB Faculty Members and Students.

Friday – GMB Spring Seminar Series: Zachary Nimchuk Feb 03, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Bioinformatics 1131,
Friday – GMB Spring Seminar Series: Neil Hunter Feb 10, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Bioinformatics 1131,
Friday – GMB Spring Seminar Series: Shan Yan Feb 17, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Bioinformatics 1131,
Friday – GMB Spring Seminar Series: Peter Park Mar 03, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Bioinformatics 1131,
Friday – GMB Spring Seminar Series: Mingyao Li Mar 24, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Bioinformatics 1131,
The G&MB Friday Seminar Series welcomes Mingyao Li, Associate Professor of Biostatistics at the University of Pennsylvania, on Friday, March 24th, 2017. Dr. Li’s talk title is “Statistical Issues in Single-Cell RNA Sequencing Analysis”. Dr. Li is hosted by Yun Li, Associate Professor of Genetics and Biostatistics. This talk will be held in UNC’s Bioinformatics Building in room 1131.
Friday – GMB Spring Seminar Series: Alla Grishok Mar 31, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Bioinformatics 1131,
The G&MB Friday Seminar Series welcomes Alla Grishok, Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Cell Biology and Genomics, Boston University School of Medicine, on Friday, March 31st, 2017. Dr. Grishok’s talk title is “RNA and chromatin connections: lessons from C. elegans”. Dr. Grishok is hosted by Mauro Calabrese, Assistant Professor of Pharmacology. This talk will be held in UNC’s Bioinformatics Building in room 1131.
Friday – GMB Spring Seminar Series: No Talk Today Apr 07, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Bioinformatics 1131,
The G&MB Friday Seminar Series welcomes faculty and student invited speakers from around the nation to present on a variety of scientific topics and research. There will be NO talk on Friday, April 7, 2017. These talks are held in UNC’s Bioinformatics Building in room 1131.
Friday – GMB Spring Seminar Series: No Talk Today / UNC Holiday Apr 14, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Bioinformatics 1131,
The G&MB Friday Seminar Series welcomes faculty and student invited speakers from around the nation to present on a variety of scientific topics and research. There will be NO talk on Friday, April 14, 2017. This date is a UNC Holiday. These talks are held in UNC’s Bioinformatics Building in room 1131.
Friday – GMB Spring Seminar Series: Gaia Pigino Apr 21, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Bioinformatics 1131,
The G&MB Friday Seminar Series welcomes Gaia Pigino, Research Group Leader, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, on Friday, April 21st, 2017. Dr. Pigino’s talk title is “Investigating the ciliary assembly process with 3D electron microscopy”. Dr. Pigino is hosted by Bob Goldstein, Distinguished Professor of Biology. This talk will be held in UNC’s Bioinformatics Building in room 1131. *Please note that there are 2 GMB Friday Seminars on this date. This talk is at 10am.
Friday – GMB Spring Seminar Series: Benjamin Raby Apr 21, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Bioinformatics 1131,
The G&MB Friday Seminar Series welcomes Benjamin Raby, MD, CM; Director, Pulmonary Genetics Center, Brigham and Women’s Hospital; Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, on Friday, April 21st, 2017. Dr. Raby’s talk title is “Asthma genomics: from integrative genomics to individualized networks”. Dr. Raby is hosted by Karen Mohlke, Professor of Genetics and Samir Kelada, Assistant Professor of Genetics. This talk will be held in UNC’s Bioinformatics Building in room 1131. *Please note that there are 2 GMB Friday Seminars on this date. This talk is at 12pm.
Friday – GMB Spring Seminar Series: Praveen Sethupathy Apr 28, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Bioinformatics 1131,
The G&MB Friday Seminar Series welcomes Praveen Sethupathy, Associate Professor, Department of Genetics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, on Friday, April 28th, 2017. Dr. Sethupathy’s talk title is “Explorations in non-coding RNAs, gene regulation, and complex disease at UNC”. This talk will be held in UNC’s Bioinformatics Building in room 1131. Note: This is Dr. Sethupathy’s final talk as faculty at UNC before moving to Cornell University. We wish him well.
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Friday – GMB Fall Seminar Series: Jack Griffith Sep 08, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics,
The G&MB Friday Seminar Series welcomes Jack Griffith, UNC Professor of Microbiology & Immunology on Friday, September 8th, 2017. Dr. Griffith’s talk title is “How looping and transcription protect the ends of our chromosomes”. Dr. Griffith is hosted by Jeff Sekelsky, Professor of Genetics and Biology. This talk will be held in UNC’s Bioinformatics Building in room 1131.
Friday – GMB Fall Seminar Series: Joseph Pickrell Sep 15, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics Building,
The G&MB Friday Seminar Series welcomes Joseph Pickrell, CEO, Gencove and Core Faculty Member at the New York Genome Center on Friday, September 15th, 2017. Dr. Pickrell’s talk title is “What can we learn from human genomics at scale and how do we get there?”. Dr. Pickrell is hosted by Will Valdar, Associate Professor of Genetics and Associate Director of the UNC Bioinformatics & Computational Biology Curriculum. This talk is cosponsored by the Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Curriculum and will be held in UNC’s Bioinformatics Building in room 1131.
Friday – GMB Fall Seminar Series: Stefano Di Talia Sep 29, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics Building,
The G&MB Friday Seminar Series welcomes Stefano Di Talia, Assistant Professor in the Department of Cell Biology at Duke University on Friday, September 29th, 2017. Dr. Di Talia’s talk title is “Molecular and physical mechanisms of cell cycle synchronization in early Drosophila embryos”. Dr. Di Talia is hosted by Amy Shaub Maddox, Assistant Professor of Biology. This talk will be held in UNC’s Bioinformatics Building in room 1131.
Friday – GMB Fall Seminar Series: No Talk Oct 06, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics Building,
The G&MB Friday Seminar Series will have No Talk on Friday, October 6th, 2017. Join us for our next talk with Sundeep Kalantry of University of Michigan on Friday, October 13th, 2017.
Friday – GMB Fall Seminar Series: Sundeep Kalantry Oct 13, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics Building,
The G&MB Friday Seminar Series welcomes Sundeep Kalantry, Associate Professor of Human Genetics at University of Michigan on Friday, October 13th, 2017. Dr. Kalantry’s talk title is “The Orchestration of Random X-chromosome Inactivation”. Dr. Kalantry is hosted by Mauro Calabrese, Assistant Professor of Pharmacology. This talk will be held in UNC’s Bioinformatics Building in room 1131.
Friday – GMB Fall Seminar Series: No Talk Oct 20, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics Building,
The G&MB Friday Seminar Series will have No Talk on Friday, October 20th, 2017 due to UNC’s Fall Break.
Friday – GMB Fall Seminar Series: Arri Eisen Oct 27, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics Building,
The G&MB Friday Seminar Series welcomes Arri Eisen, Professor of Pedagogy in the Department of Biology at Emory University on Friday, October 27th, 2017. Dr. Eisen’s talk title is “What I learned about Science by teaching Biology to Tibetan Buddhist Monks & Nuns”. Dr. Eisen is hosted by Daniel Pomp, Research Professor of Genetics and Nutrition. This talk will be held in UNC’s Bioinformatics Building in room 1131.
Friday – GMB Fall Seminar Series: Raja Jothi Nov 03, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics Building,
The G&MB Friday Seminar Series welcomes Raja Jothi, Principal Investigator in the Systems Biology Group at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences on Friday, November 3rd, 2017. Dr. Jothi ‘s talk title is “Uncovering unknown unknowns of gene regulation”. Dr. Jothi is hosted by Jill Dowen, Assistant Professor of Biology and Biochemistry & Biophysics. This talk will be held in UNC’s Bioinformatics Building in room 1131.
Friday – GMB Fall Seminar Series: Nicole Dubois Nov 10, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics Building,
The G&MB Friday Seminar Series welcomes Nicole Dubois, Assistant Professor at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai on Friday, November 10th, 2017. Dr. Dubois’ talk title is “To Be Determined”. Dr. Dubois is hosted by Frank Conlon, Professor of Biology and Genetics. This talk will be held in UNC’s Bioinformatics Building in room 1131.
Friday – GMB Fall Seminar Series: Tim Reddy Nov 17, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics Building,
The G&MB Friday Seminar Series welcomes Tim Reddy, Assistant Professor in the Department of Biostatistics & Bioinformatics and the Center for Genomic & Computational Biology at Duke University on Friday, November 17th, 2017. Dr. Reddy’s talk title is “To Be Determined”. Dr. Reddy is hosted by the Genetics and Molecular Biology Graduate Students. This talk will be held in UNC’s Bioinformatics Building in room 1131.
Friday – GMB Fall Seminar Series: No Talk Nov 24, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics Building,
The G&MB Friday Seminar Series will have No Talk on Friday, November 24th, 2017 due to the Thanksgiving Break.
Friday – GMB Fall Seminar Series: Paul M. Lieberman Dec 01, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics Building,
The G&MB Friday Seminar Series welcomes Paul M. Lieberman, Hilary Koprowski, M.D., Endowed Professor and Program Leader, Gene Expression and Regulation Program; and Director of the Center for Chemical Biology and Translational Medicine at The Wistar Institute on Friday, December 1st, 2017. Dr. Lieberman’s talk title is “To Be Determined”. Dr. Lieberman is hosted by Blossom Damania, Vice Dean for Research and Professor of Microbiology and Immunology. This talk will be held in UNC’s Bioinformatics Building in room 1131.