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Spring

2012 Schedule

All talks to be held in LSE room 103 (24 Cummington St., Boston, MA) on Thursdays. A free
lunch will begin at 12:15; talks will begin at 12:45
unless otherwise noted.

Speaker

Date

Title

Paul Francois
, Assistant Professor of Physics
McGill University

2/23/12

“Physics of Evo
-
Devo”

Gustavo Stolovitzky
, IBM Computational
Biology Center

3/1/12

“Quantitative Predictive Modeling in
Biological Research”

Zoltan Oltvai
, Associate Professor of
Pathology and Assistant Director, Division of
Mol
ecular Diagnostics, University of Pittsburg
School of Medicine

3/8/12

“The systems biology of cancer
metabolism”

Manolis Kellis
, Associate Professor MIT
Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Department

3/15/12

“Genomic and epigenomic signatures
for
interpreting complex disease”

Mark DePristo
, PhD, leads the Genome
Sequencing and Analysis Group in the Medical
and Population Genetics Program at the Broad
Institute

3/22/12

“Under the hood of the 1000 Genomes
Project”

Jennifer Reed
, Assistant Professor

Department of Chemical and Biological
Engineering, University of Wisconsin
-
Madison

4/19/12

“Systems Approaches for Exploring and
Exploiting Cellular Metabolism”

Katie Steiling
, Assistant Professor of
Medicine Boston University

4/26/12

“Airway gene expres
sion reflects a
treatment
-
responsive COPD field of
injury”

Horacio Frydman
, Assistant Professor,
Department of Biology

& Associate Director,
Vector Transmitted Infectious Diseases Core

National Emerging Infectious Diseases
Laboratories Institute

Boston Un
iversity

5/3/12

“From cellular mechanisms to
evolutionary aspects of host
-
microbe
interactions: the case of
Wolbachia

targeting stem cell niches”

Nathaniel Cady
, Assistant Professor College
of Nanoscale Science & Engineering
University at Albany

5/10/12

“Mixed Signals: A systems approach to
interrupting cellular signaling and
behavior”