Gene regulatory variation underlies ecological adaptations and disease susceptibility

Date

October 18, 2011, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Location

CLSC
119

Description

DVBI-SM Gene regulatory variation underlies ecological adaptations and disease susceptibility

Submitting Unit:
Committee onDevelopmental Biology
Type of Event: Seminar
Date of Event: Tuesday, October 18 2011
Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Time: 5:00 PM
Building: Cummings Life Science Center, Room 119

Title of talk or presentation:
Gene regulatory variation underlies ecological adaptations and disease susceptibility

Speaker’s Name and Degrees:
Yoav Gilad, PhD

Speaker’s Institutional Affiliation:
Department of Human Genetics - UC

Contact Name:
Pilar Frankowicz

Contact Email:
pfrankow@bsd.uchicgao.edu

Contact Phone:
773-702-4123

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