Lecture Series 99, 2003—2004

Lecture Time and LocationPast Speakers & Abstracts

#1    Thursday, October 16, 2003 - abstract

The Tiny RNA World

Gary Ruvkun, PhD

Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School

#2    Thursday, November 20, 2003 - abstract

Toward a Remembrance of Things Past: Deciphering Alzheimer's Disease

Dennis J Selkoe, MD

Harvard Medical School

#3    Thursday, January 15, 2004 - abstract

Autophagy in Development, Tumor Suppression and Innate Immunity

Beth Levine, MD

College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University

#4    Thursday, February 19, 2004 - abstract

Breeding Molecules to Spy on Cells

Roger Y Tsien, PhD

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of California, San Diego

#5    Thursday, March 25, 2004 - abstract

Defective Learning of Immunological “Self” by T Cells in the Thymus Underlies Autoimmune Disease

Diane Mathis, PhD

Harvard Medical School

#6    Thursday, April 15, 2004 - abstract

Comparative Microbial Genomics and the Tree of Life

W Ford Doolittle, PhD

Dalhousie University

#7    Thursday, May 13, 2004 - abstract

The Neural Crest: A Cell Type That Defines Us as Vertebrates

Marianne Bronner-Fraser, PhD

California Institute of Technology