Dynamics and information in transcriptional control

Date
May 3, 2019, 9:30 am9:30 am
Location
The Graduate Center - Science Center, Room 4102
Event Description

Transcription factors, chromosome topology, and transcription control
Jie Xiao, Johns Hopkins University

The role of phase separation in regulation of gene transcription in eukaryotes
Arup Chakraborty, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

DNA polymer physics and transcription dynamics in the developing fly embryo
Thomas Gregor, Princeton University and Institut Pasteur

Towards a derivation of the Drosophila gap gene network from optimization principles
Gasper Tkacik, IST Austria

Events begin at 9:30 AM with coffee and bagels, and conclude a bit after 6 PM.
Lunch will be served
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Sponsors
  • CPBF an NSF PFC
  • Initiative for the Theoretical Sciences (ITS)
  • CUNY doctoral programs in Physics and Biology