Dynamics and information in transcriptional control

Fri, May 3, 2019, 9:30 am to 6:00 pm
Location: 
The Graduate Center - Science Center, Room 4102 - 365 Fifth Avenue, between 34th and 35th Streets, in Manhattan

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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Bill Bialek & Josh Shaevitz: state of the Center

Mon, Sep 16, 2019, 12:00 pm
Location: Joseph Henry Room Jadwin Hall

Zaida Luthey-Schulten: TBD

Mon, Sep 23, 2019, 12:00 pm
Location: Joseph Henry Room Jadwin Hall

Andrew Mugler: TBD

Mon, Sep 30, 2019, 12:00 pm
Location: Joseph Henry Room Jadwin Hall

David Van Valen: TBD

Mon, Oct 7, 2019, 12:00 pm
Location: Joseph Henry Room Jadwin Hall

John Marko: TBD

Mon, Oct 14, 2019, 12:00 pm
Location: Joseph Henry Room Jadwin Hall

Aleksandra Walczak: TBD

Mon, Oct 21, 2019, 12:00 pm
Location: Joseph Henry Room Jadwin Hall

Ashley Carter: DNA Folding in Sperm

Mon, Nov 4, 2019, 12:00 pm

In sperm, DNA is tightly compacted to create a small, hydrodynamic sperm head.

Paul Francois: TBD

Mon, Nov 11, 2019, 12:00 pm

Marija Zanic: TBD

Mon, Nov 18, 2019, 12:00 pm

Damon Clark: TBD

Mon, Dec 2, 2019, 12:00 pm
Location: Joseph Henry Room Jadwin Hall

Hana El-Samad: TBD

Mon, Dec 9, 2019, 12:00 pm
Location: Joseph Henry Room Jadwin Hall

Dmitry Rinberg: TBD

Mon, Jan 27, 2020, 12:00 pm
Location: Joseph Henry Room Jadwin Hall