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RTI 2021 Virtual Seminar Series

2021 Seminar Schedule - all seminars will be held virtually via zoom

Date & Time Speaker & Affiliation Faculty Host
Feb 2 - 9am

Rotem Sorek, PhD
Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics, Weizmann Institute of Science

"The immune system of bacteria: Beyond CRISPR"

Erik Sontheimer, PhD
Feb 23 - 10am

Julia Mahamid, PhD
Structural and Computational Biology Unit,
European Molecular Biology Laboratory

"Molecular views into cellular functions by in-cell cryo-electron tomography"

Niko Grigorieff, PhD
Mar 2 - 11am

Molly Przeworski, PhD
Professor, Biology Sciences Department,
Columbia University

"Causes and consequences of recombination hotspot evolution in vertebrates"

Phil Zamore, PhD
Mar 9 - 9am

Annemieke Aartsma-Rus, PhD
Professor of Translational Genetics,
Dept of Human Genetics,
Leiden University Medical Center

"Developing antisense-mediated exon skipping: beyond the scientific state of the art"

Jon Watts, PhD
Mar 24 - 4pm

Li Li, PhD & Wenwen Fang, PhD
RNA Therapeutics Institute
RNA Collaborative Seminar

Mar 30 - TBD Sun Hur, PhD

Senior Investigator,
Program in Cellular & Molecular Medicine
Oscar M. Schloss Professor, Department of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Wenwen Fang, PhD
April 6 - TBD Vadim Gladyshev, PhD

Professor of Medicine,
Harvard Medical School
Brigham & Women's Hospital
BWH Division of Genetics
Redox Medicine

Andrei Korostelev, PhD
April 27 - TBD

Brooke Rock, PhD
Director, Amgen

Anastasia Khrovova, PhD
May 11 - TBD Zasha Weinberg, PhD

Bioinformatics Group, Department of Computer Science and Interdisciplinary Centre for Bioinformatics
Leipzig University

Li Li, PhD
May 25 - TBD Shona Murphy, PhD

Professor of Molecular Genetics,
Sir William Dunn School of Pathology

Athma Pai, PhD

If you have any questions about the seminar series, please contact Stacey O'Neil, RTI Project Coordinator.