Vertebrate Genomics Club, a.k.a "The Verge"

John Schimenti and Natasza Kurpios, Organizers

The Genomics Club is a forum for research presentations by members. In previous years, this forum was known as "The Mouse Club."

The "Verge" will meet at Noon on the second Tuesday of each month. Lunch will be provided at 11:45 AM.

Upcoming Schedule

April 14, 2015 Kathleen Kelly
The Genetics of Cardiac Disease in Companion Animals
LH3, Vet Tower
Alex Nikitin
Stem Cells and Cancer
May 12, 2015 Mariana Wolfner
G10 Biotechnology Bldg
J. Kelly Liu
July 10, 2015 CVG RETREAT Lab of Ornithology


Recent Presentations

March 10, 2015 Minglin Ma
The Package Delivers Treatment - Developing advanced biomaterials for therapeutic cell delivery
Dan Luo
DNA-based Materials
February 10, 2015 Charles Danko
Evolutionary Changes in Gene Expression and Regulatory Element Usage Quantified in Primate CD4+ T-Cells.
LH3, Vet Tower
Paul Soloway
Enhancer Control of PolyA Site Selection
December 9, 2014 Jonathan Butcher
Mechanical regulation of FilGAP is essential for Rac1 mediated condensation and elongation of the fetal atrioventricular valves.
Mike Kotlikoff
CHROMus - A new resource for molecular/cell signaling
November 11, 2014 Heather Huson
The Genetic Investigation of the Isle of Jersey Cattle, the Foundation of the Jersey Breed
Dorothy Ainsworth with Adam Boyko
Genomic Analysis of Thoroughbreds with Laryngeal Neuropathy: Should we stop breeding tall horses?
October 14, 2014 Brian Rudd
Thinking more broadly about narrow T cell repertoires
Ted Clark
Mitochondrial extrusion: An ancient strategy for surviving oxidative stress?
September 9, 2014 Sergiy Libert
The Role of Sirtuins in the Diseases of Aging
Patrick Stover
Mechanisms Underlying Folic-Acid Responsive Neural Tube Defects

Past Presentations