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Sexual interactions induce early death in nematodes: strategies and counter-strategies

Dr. Lauren Booth Brunet Lab Department of Genetics Stanford UniversityDr. Lauren Booth is interested in aging and the variables that influence how an organism ages. She prefaces the presentation by…

From  Jeff Layne on December 11th, 2019 0 likes 88 plays 0  

Plant Evolutionary Biology

Dr. Ben Blackman Department Plant & Microbial Biology University of California, BerkeleyDr. Ben Blackman describes his lab's major interests where his group tries to understand the molecular…

From  Jeff Layne on October 8th, 2019 0 likes 42 plays 0  

Into thinner air: How pikas live on the roof of the world and implications for their persistence

Recorded: April 17, 2019

From  Jeff Layne on April 18th, 2019 0 likes 85 plays 0  

Using Drosophila Melanogaster to Indentidy Chemicals That Confer Risk of Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Dr. Kimberly Mulligan Assistant Professor Department of Biology Sacramento State University Dr. Kim Mulligan shares her research utilizing drosophila melanogaster (a species of fly) to…

From  Jeff Layne on April 12th, 2019 0 likes 95 plays 0  

A New Platform for Discovery of Novel HIV Host-Pathogen Interactions

Joe Hiatt, MSTP V, University of California, San Francisco Lab of Alex Marson MD, PhD Joe Hiatt explains the basic background, lifecycle, and risk levels for HIV. This worldwide epidemic starting in…

From  Jeff Layne on October 23rd, 2018 0 likes 108 plays 0  

Regenerating the Diversity of Life in Soils: Hope for Farming, Ranching and Climate

Dr. David Johnson Molecular Biologist New Mexico State University, and Adjunct Faculty, CSU, Chico Dr. David Johnson is a Molecular Biologist conducting research for the Institute for Sustainable…

From  Jeff Layne on September 13th, 2018 0 likes 4,153 plays 0  

The Genomics of Physiological Resilience in Killfish

Dr. Andrew Whitehead Department of Environmental Toxicology, UC Davis Dr. Whitehead studies the resistance and resilience of species to environmental stress exposure; he uses the killifish as his…

From  Jeff Layne on October 31st, 2016 0 likes 0 plays 0  

The Role of MUTYH in Cancer Progression

Dr. Alan Raetz Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Dr. Raetz, a graduate of the CSU, Chico biological sciences master’s degree program, discusses how DNA damage and repair relates to…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Gliding Motility in Filamentous Cyanobacteria

Dr. Doug Risser Faculty, University of the Pacific Cyanobacteria are a phylum of bacteria that obtain their energy through photosynthesis. They are very versatile organisms. Dr. Risser’s…

From  Jeff Layne on October 27th, 2016 0 likes 0 plays 0  

The Quest for Fulfillment: Drosophila Nervous System Development

Dr. Steven Robinow Associate Dean, College of Natural Sciences, CSU, Chico Dr. Steven Robinow researches the genetic principles of neural development by studying the brain development of…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 0 plays 0