Genetics, Bioinformatics and Systems Biology Colloquium
Thursdays, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
UC San Diego, Powell-Focht Bioengineering Hall, Fung Auditorium
Complete schedule here

The SDCSB’s Quarterly Systems-to-Synthesis Meeting: Fall 2015

Thursday, October 8, 2015, from 1 pm to 7 pm

Meeting Rooms on Fifteen, 15th Floor of Building 1, Village West

The SDCSB’s Quarterly Systems-to-Synthesis Meeting will feature short talks by graduate students and postdoctoral fellows from labs throughout the SDCSB followed by a happy hour. All faculty members and trainees – graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, scientists and staff members – working on SDCSB-related projects are expected to attend.

This meeting is open to the public but seats are limited so be sure to register early.


1:00 Registration
1:30 Trey Ideker and Jeff Hasty (Directors, SDCSB)
1:40 KEYNOTE: Yingyao Zhou (Director of Bioinformatics at GNF)
How to prioritize my genes? – An Excel tool for everyone
2:10 Naomi Handly (Grad Student in Roy’s Lab)
Paracrine communication maximizes cellular response fidelity in wound signaling
2:30 Inkyung Jung (Postdoc in Bing’s Lab)
Mapping long-range promoter interactions in 24 reference human genomes
2:50 Coffee break
3:10 Robert Cooper (Postdoc in Jeff’s Lab)
Community Interactions Enable Rapid Acquisition of Antibiotic Resistance Genes in Bacteria
3:30 Greg Goldgof (Grad Student in Elizabeth’s Lab)
Anti-parasitic drug target discovery using drug-sensitive yeast
3:50 Lorane Texari (Postdoc in Clodagh’s Lab)
Transcriptional and genome 3D architecture dynamics of Adenovirus infection
4:10 Arthur Prindle (Postdoc in Gurol’s Lab)
A novel bacterial cell to cell communication mechanism
4:30 Mike Kramer (Grad Student in Trey’s Lab)
Iterative discovery of the hierarchy of cell systems enabling autophagy
4:50 Happy Hour


No Show Policy

While we do not charge a fee to attend this event, these and our other events would be unsustainable unless those unable to attend cancelled their reservations no later than 2 days before the event. A no-show can limit your ability to book our events in the future. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.



Parking is available in Lot P357, which is just east of The Village and adjacent to the Rady School of Management. From the 5 freeway, exit Genesee Avenue and head west. At the top of the hill, turn left onto North Torrey Pines Road. Make your first left at the light onto North Point Drive.Visitors should proceed to the Visitor Information Center, where you may purchase a one-day parking permit at the Parking Permit Pay Station. This permit will allow you to park in any spot on campus marked V, B, or S.

A more detailed map is available here.


Pictures of scientists having fun

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