Storer Lectureship Archive 2010-2015

October 12, 2015
Engineering Microbes for Production of Chemicals and Fuels

Presenters: Jay Keasling, University of California, Berkeley
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October 8, 2015
Dynamics of Phenotypic and Genomic Evolution in a 60,000-Generation: Experiment with E. coli

Presenter: Richard Lenski, Michigan State University  
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October 7, 2015
Time Travel in Experimental Evolution

Presenter: Richard Lenski, Michigan State University  
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May 4, 2015
Searching For Simplicity: Theoretical Physics Meets Experimental Biology

Presenter: William Bialek, Princeton University
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May 12, 2015
Growth Control, Cancer Metabolism, and Tool Development

Presenter: David, Sabatini, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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April 16, 2015
The Evolution of Cooperation and Cooperative Breeding

Presenter: Tim Clutton-Brock, University of Cambridge
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April 15, 2015
The Origins of Society

Presenter: Tim Clutton-Brock, University of Cambridge
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April 7, 2015
Timing is Everything in Ecology

Presenter: Ian Baldwin, Max Planck Institute
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February 26, 2015
Landscape in Transition? Climate Change and Disturbance Regimes in Greater Yellowstone

Presenter: Monica Turner, University of Wisconsin-Madison
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January 15, 2015
Sleep in the Animal Kingdom

Presenter: Amita Sehgal, University of Pennsylvania
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November 20, 2014
On Some Controversies in Immunology: Specificity, Regulation, and Crosspresentation

Presenter: Rolf M. Zinkernagel, University of Zurich
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November 19, 2014
Immunology Taught by Viruses

Presenter: Rolf M. Zinkernagel, University of Zurich
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November 3, 2014
Identification of Genes and Pathways that Prevent Genome Instability

Presenter: Richard Kolodner, Ludwig Cancer Research
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October 29, 2014
Immunology Taught by Viruses

Presenter: Charles M. Rice, The Rockefeller University
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October 28, 2014
Hepatitis C: 25 Years Later

Presenter: Charles M. Rice, The Rockefeller University
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October 23, 2014
Lessons from an Antarctic Desert: Documenting Climate Change and Measuring its Impact on Soil Life

Presenter: Diana Wall, Colorado State University
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May 29, 2014
Taylor's Power Law of Fluctuation Scaling: Examples and Theories

Presenter: Joel Cohen, The Rockefeller University
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May 28, 2014
The Human Population: Its Past and Prospects

Presenter: Joel Cohen, The Rockefeller University
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May 21, 2014
Sex and the Single Parsnip: Coping Within Two Hemispheres

Presenter: May Berenbaum, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 
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May 20, 2014
Bees in Crisis: Colony Collapse, Honey Laundering, and Other Problems Bee-setting American Apiculture

Presenter: May Berenbaum, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
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April 29, 2014
Dissecting the Molecular Architecture of Inherited Predisposition to Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Presenter: Michel Georges, University of Liège
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April 10, 2014
Two Flies on an Island: Speciation in Drosophila on Sao Tome

Presenter: Jerry Coyne, University of Chicago
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April 9, 2014
Faith is not a Virtue: The Incompatibility of Science and Religion

Presenter: Jerry Coyne, University of Chicago
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March 6, 2014
Trophic Cascades in Lakes

Presenter: Steve Carpenter, University of Wisconsin, Madison
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March 5, 2014
Assesment of Social-Ecological Systems: A Wisconsin Watershed

Presenter: Steve Carpenter, University of Wisconsin, Madison
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February 24, 2014
Lessons from the Lemurs: Senescence in Madagascar

Presenter: Patricia Wright, Stony Brook University
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February 23, 2014
Climate Forcing and the Population Dynamics of Infectious Diseases in Changing Human Landscapes

Presenter: Mercedes Pascual, University of Michigan
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January 7, 2014
RNA-Programmed Genome Defense and Editing by CRISPR/Cas Systems

Presenter: Jennifer Doudna, University of California, Berkeley
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December 5, 2013
Dr. K Chases the Great White Permease

Presenter: Ronald Kaback, University of California, Los Angeles
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December 4, 2013
Charging Your Cell by Powering the Membrane

Presenter: Ronald Kaback, University of Californa, Los Angeles
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October 29, 2013
Genetics and Biology of Colorectal Cancer: Drug Responses, Cell Lines, Stem Cells, and Differentiation

Presenter: Sir Walter F. Bodmer, University of Oxford
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October 28, 2013
Genes, History, and Archaeology: A Case Study of the British Population

Presenter: Sir Walter F. Bodmer, University of Oxford
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June 5, 2013
The Two Sides of Symbiosis in the Ecology and Evolution of Insect Hosts

Presenter: Nancy Moran, Yale University
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June 4, 2013
Leveraging the Digital Universe of Data to Construct Predictive Disease Models

Presenter: Eric Schadt, Mount Sinai Medical Center
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May 28, 2013
Human Proteomics and Healthcare

Presenter: Dr. Larry Gold, University of Colorado, Boulder, SomaLogic Inc.
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May 16, 2013
The Healing Power of Love: An Oxytocin Hypothesis

Presenter: Sue Carter, RTI International
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May 6, 2013
How Cooking Made Us Human

Presenter: Richard Wrangham, Harvard University
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April 11, 2013
Aquaporin Water Channels: From Atomic Structure to Malaria

Presenter: Peter Agre, Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute
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April 10, 2013
Opening Doors Worldwide Through Medical Science

Presenter: Peter Agre, Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute
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March 18, 2013
Plant Systems Biology: From Predictive Network Modeling to Trait Evolution

Presenter: Gloria Coruzzi, New York University
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January 31, 2013
Lizards in an Evolutionary Tree: Ecology and Adaptive Radiation of Anoles

Presenter: Jonathon Losos, Harvard University
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January 16, 2013
Species Adapting to Climate Change: What's Possible

Presenter: Ary Hoffman, University of Melbourne 
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January 17, 2013
Moving Forward with Wolbachia Releases for Dengue Control

Presenter: Ary Hoffmann, University of Melbourne
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November 19, 2012
Maintenance of Genome Stability: From Worms to Human Disease

Presenter: Simon Boulton, London Research Institute
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November 15, 2012
Plant-Animal Mutualistic Networks: The Architecture of Biodiversity

Presenter: Jordi Bascompte, Estación Biológica de Doñana 
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October 4, 2012
Microbial Community Genomics and Transcriptomics Reveal Structure, Function, and Dynamics in Marine Planktonic Assemblages

Presenter: Ed Delong, Massachusetts Institute of Technology 
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October 3, 2012
Exploring Earth's Infinite Microbial Biosphere, From Genomes to Biomes

Presenter: Ed Delong, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

May 31, 2012
Genomics of Plant Speciation

Presenter: Loren Rieseberg, University of Indiana
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May 30, 2012
Plant Speciation: Similarities and Contrasts with Animals

Presenter: Loren Rieseberg, University of Indiana
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April 26, 2012
Eco-Evolutionary Spatial Dynamics

Presenter: Ilkka Hanski, University of Helsinki
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April 25, 2012
Environmental Biodiversity, Human Microbiota, and Allergy

Presenter: Ilkka Hanski, University of Helsinki
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January 11, 2012
Sustaining the Beauty and Bounty of Oceans: Grand Challenges for Science and Society

Presenter: Jane Lubchenco, Undersecretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere and Administrator of NOAA, Department of Zoology at Oregon State University 
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November 17, 2011
The Fate of the Land Carbon Sink

Presenter: Steve Pacala, Princeton University
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November 3, 2011
Major Issues in Moden Biology Seminar Series

Presenter: Edmund Brodie, University of Virginia
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October 10, 2011
Strategies for Regenerating Bone: Stem Cells, Scaffolds, Growth Factors, and Patients

Presenter: Matthew Wheeler, University of Illinois- Urbana-Champaign
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May 26, 2011
Nabokov's Blues

Presenter: Naomi Pierce, Harvard University
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May 11, 2011
Sustainable Agriculture for 9 Billion

Presenter: Nina V. Fedoroff, Pennsylvania State University
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April 21, 2011
Major Issues in Modern Biology Seminar Series

Presenter: Joseph Felsenstein, University of Washington
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January 6, 2011
Evolutionary Genomic Analyses of Insect Society: Eat, Drink, and Be Scary

Presenter: Gene Robinson, University of Illinois- Urbana-Champaign
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December 2, 2010
The Behavior of Wild Chimpanzees

Presenter: John Mitani, University of Michigan
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November 1, 2010
Genomic Instability and Cancer: Lessons from Analysis of Bloom's Syndrome

Presenter: Ian Hickson, University of Copenhagen
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October 28, 2010
In Nature, Timing is Crucial: Understanding the Timing of Flowering in Plants

Presenter: Caroline Dean, University of York
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May 18, 2010
Novel Drug Delivery Systems and the Application of High Throughput Approaches to Drug Delivery and Stem Cell Technologies

Presenter: Robert Langer, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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May 17, 2010
Biomaterials and Biotechnology: From the Discovery of the First Angiogenesis Inhibitors to the Development of Controlled Drug Delivery Systems and the Foundation of Tissue Engineering

Presenter: Robert Langer, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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May 13, 2010
Natural Selection and the Genetics of Adaptation in Stickleback

Presenter: Dolph Schluter, University of British Columbia
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May 6, 2010
Consequences of Aneuploidy

Presenter: Angelika Amon, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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April 23, 2010
Major Issues in Modern Biology Seminar Series

Presenter: Rebecca Skloot
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April 16, 2010
Upstream and Downstream Manufacturing of Vaccines in Tobacco

Presenter: Charles Arntzen, The Biodesign Institute, Arizona State University

April 5, 2010
Choosing Sex: How Cells Take the Road Less Traveled

Presenter: David Page, Whitehead Institute
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May 12, 2010
Chemical and Mechanical Signaling in the Control of Plant Morphogenesis

Presenter: Elliott Meyerowitz, Division of Biology, California Institute of Technology 
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March 11, 2010
How Plants Grow: Applying the New Science of Computational Morphodynamics

Presenter: Elliott Meyerowitz, Division of Biology, California Institute of Technology 
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February 18, 2010
Analyzing Stem Cells Within Intact Drosophila Tissues

Presenter: Allan Spradling, Carnegie Institution
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January 14, 2010
Sexual Selection and Communication in Tungara Frogs: Terrain, Behavior, and Evolution

Presenter: Michael Ryan, University of Texas- Austin
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January 11, 2010
Electrical Microstimulation and fMRI

Presenter: Nikos Logothetis, Max Planck Institute
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