Northwestern University

May
23
Thu 12:30 PM

Seminar: Laura Johnston, PhD

When: Thursday, May 23, 2019
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM  

Where: Pancoe-NSUHS Life Sciences Pavilion, Abbott Auditorium, 2200 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Cost: Free

Contact: Tiffany Leighton Ozmina   847.491.5571

Group: NSF-Simons Center for Quantitative Biology

Category: Academic

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Description:

Laura Johnston is Professor of Genetics & Development at Columbia University Medical Center in New York, and uses Drosophila as a model system to study the dynamics of tissue growth and size control in development, during regeneration, and in models of cancer. Since establishing her lab in 2000, her studies have a had particular emphasis on the role of MYC in cooperative and competitive cell behavior.

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