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Genome Integrity Discussion Group December 2009


for Members

Genome Integrity Discussion Group December 2009

Monday, December 7, 2009

The New York Academy of Sciences

Presented By


The greater New York metropolitan area has become a leading center for research on chromosome biology and function, as well as for research at the interface between chromosome integrity and cell cycle regulation. The Genome Integrity Discussion Group meets four to five times each year and provides an opportunity for researchers active in this area to exchange ideas and form research collaborations.


Monday, December 7, 2009

2:00 PM

Titia de Lange, The Rockefeller University

2:05 PM

Promotion of RAD51-Mediated Recombination by the PALB2-RAD51AP1 Complex
Patrick Sung, Yale University School of Medicine

2:35 PM

Sensing and Repairing a Single DNA Interstrand Crosslink - DNA Replication Dependent and Independent Mechanisms
Jean Gautier, Columbia University Medical Center

3:05 PM

Multivalent Interactions Interpret the Histone Code at the Nucleosome Level
Alexander J. Ruthenburg (Allis Lab), The Rockefeller University

3:20 PM


3:50 PM

Different Levels of Cyclin-Cdk Order Mitotic Events in S.cerevisiae
Catherine Oikonomou (F. Cross Lab), The Rockefeller University

4:05 PM

The Mammalian Centromere and Small RNAs: What Evolution Tells us About this Genomic "Black Hole"
Rachel O'Neill, University of Connecticut, Storrs

4:35 PM

Examining the Dynamic Architecture of the Meiotic Spindle
Tarun Kapoor, The Rockefeller University

5:05 PM

Networking Reception



Titia de Lange

The Rockefeller University

John Petrini

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Rodney Rothstein

Columbia University Medical Center


Patrick Sung

Yale University

Jean Gautier

Columbia University Medical Center

Alexander J. Ruthenburg

The Rockefeller University (Allis Lab.)

Catheine Oikonomou

The Rockefeller University (F. Cross Lab.)

Rachel O'Neill

University of Connecticut, Storrs

Tarun Kapoor

The Rockefeller University

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