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Upcoming Events

Friday, May 02, 2014
PGFE Seminar
Location: LRB 616
Time: 4:00 PM-5:00 PM
Monday, May 12, 2014
David Toczyski, Ph.D.
Location: LRB 516
Time: 10:00 AM-11:00 AM

 "How not to get fired, and other lessons from the DNA damage checkpoint"

Friday, June 06, 2014
PGFE Seminar
Location: LRB 616
Time: 4:00 PM-5:00 PM


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The Program in Gene Function and Expression (PGFE) at The University of Massachusetts Medical School is an interdisciplinary program that seeks to:

  • bring together faculty with diverse research interests who use a variety of scientific approaches to investigate exciting questions relating to gene expression and function.
  • provide a research atmosphere that is both collegial and collaborative.
  • offer postdoctoral fellows and graduate students the opportunity to work in a stimulating environment on the leading-edge of modern biological research.
  • participate in the quality education and training of its graduate students.