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TheBAWM

 Bi-monthly meeting of New England C. elegans workers.

Pizza and four research talks of about 20-25 minutes, with breaks for conversation. 
We meet at 6:00 PM  in Room 68-181
First floor of the
MIT Biology building.


BAWM food and drink is enabled by financial support from….. 
Eppendorf
New England Biolabs
 
Integrated DNA Technologies
BioExpress 
Genesee
Thermo Fisher Scientific
Kramer Scientific 
MBF Bioscience

September 25, 2019

Name Talk Title

Karolina Mizeracka
(Heiman Lab - Harvard)

"How distinct lineages produce the same cell type"
Sarah Anderson
(Pukkila-Worley Lab- UMMS)

 “The fatty acid oleate is required for innate immune activation and pathogen defense in C. elegans.”

Ana Pereira
(Y. Zhang Lab - Harvard)

"Adult exposure to pathogenic bacteria bidirectionally
regulates pathogen response in the progeny"
Latika Matai
(Slack Lab - Harvard)


"Dietary restriction improves proteostasis and increases
life span through endoplasmic reticulum hormesis
"

November 20, 2019

Sponsored by Nemalife Company
Name Talk Title
Ye (Oscar) Duan
Ambros Lab - UMMS
"Characterization of the in vivo functions associated with the non-seed region of a conserved miRNA"
Joseph Zullo
(Yankner Lab-  Havard )
"Regulation of longevity by neural excitation and REST"

Mike O'Donnell
(Sengupta Lab - Brandeis)

"Modulation of behaviors via bacterial metabolites"

 Alon Zaslaver
(Zaslaver Lab - Hebrew University)

"Principles for coding memories in a small network"

January 29, 2020

Name Talk Title
Josh Saul
(Horvitz Lab - MIT)
"Pending"
Andrew Gehrke
(Srivastava Lab - Harvard)
"Pending"
Kai Mao
(Ruvkun Lab - Harvard)
"Pending"
Josh Hawk
(Colon-Ramos Lab - Yale)
"Pending"

March 25, 2020

Name Talk Title
Ijeoma Nwabudike
(Flavell Lab - MIT)
"Pending"
Jorge Castillo-Quan
(Blackwell Lab - Harvard)
"Pending"
Perla Castaneda
(Cram Lab - Northeastern)
"Pending"
   

May 20, 2020

Name Talk Title
Victoria Julian
(Byrne Lab - UMMS)
"Pending"
Chun Li
(Slack Lab - Harvard)
"Pending"
Gurrein Madan
(Flavell Lab - MIT)
 "Pending"
Eugene Lee
(Horvitz Lab - MIT)
"Pending"

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