Schedule

 

Our weekly lab meetings and journal clubs are held together with the Andolfatto and Sella labs.

Meeting times: Fridays 12:45 – 2:00 pm (lab meeting) & 2:15-3:30 pm (journal club). Once a month, journal club will be at the alternate time of 4:00 – 5:15 pm.

Upcoming:

When What Who Details
December 4th Lab Meeting Carla Hoge Investigating the determinants of recombination localization in vertebrates using the snake Pantherophis guttatus
December 11th @ 4PM Lab Meeting Laura Hayward & Guy Sella Interpreting signals of polygenic adaptation – Part 2
December 18th Lab Meeting Peter Andolfatto Diet unmasks cryptic genetic variants that regulate lifespan in outbred Drosophila
January 15th Lab Meeting Eric Turkheimer Are SNPs related to complex human behavior causal? Does it matter?
Journal club Eric Turkheimer Fisher 1919, The causes of human variability Eugenics Review

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Full Schedule:

When What Who Details
August 14th Journal Club Ipsita Agarwal Sinnott-Armstrong et al. 2020, GWAS of three molecular traits highlights core genes and pathways alongside a highly polygenic background bioRxiv.
August 21th Journal Club Carla Hoge Murakami et al. 2020, Multilayered mechanisms ensure that short chromosomes recombine in meiosis Nature.
August 28th Journal Club Felix Wu Pearce and Vandenbroucke 2020, Educational note: types of causes International Journal of Epidemiology.
October 23rd Lab Meeting Vagheesh Narasimhan Natural selection through different time epochs in ancient Europeans.
October 30th Journal club Zach Fuller and Carla Hoge Kuntz et al. 2020, Juvenile corals inherit mutations acquired during the parent’s lifespan bioRxiv and Barfield et al. 2016, Evolutionary origins of germline segregation in Metazoa: evidence for a germ stem cell lineage in the coral Orbicella faveolata (Cnidaria, Anthozoa) Proceedings of the Royal Society B
November 13th Lab Meeting Ipsita Agarwal Fitness consequences of DNMs
Journal club Daniel Hooper Author, Title Journal
November 20th Lab Meeting Arbel Harpak Interpreting signals of polygenic adaptation – Part 1
Journal club Anna Yoney Guo et al. 2020 The Dynamic Transcriptional Cell Atlas of Testis Development during Human Puberty, Cell Stem Cell
December 4th Lab Meeting Carla Hoge TBD
December 11th Lab Meeting Laura Hayward & Guy Sella Interpreting signals of polygenic adaptation – Part 2
December 18th Lab Meeting Peter Andolfatto Diet unmasks cryptic genetic variants that regulate lifespan in outbred Drosophila
January 15th Lab Meeting Eric Turkheimer Are SNPs related to complex human behavior causal? Does it matter?
Journal club Eric Turkheimer Fisher 1919, The causes of human variability Eugenics Review

For examples of topics previously discussed by our lab, please view schedules from previous semesters.