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Calendar of Meetings, Deadlines & Workshops: Mar 1, 2005

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March

Mar.17.05. CONFERENCE. The third Systems Biology: Global Regulation of Gene Expression meeting will be held at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory beginning today through March 20.
http://meetings.cshl.edu/meetings/systems05.shtml

 

Mar.17.05. WORKSHOP. The NIH Proteome Special Interests Group hosts its monthly forum focusing on proteomics applications and new methods. Today’s speakers are Rachel Hopper and Peter Lemkin. Talks are held in the Berliner Room (10/7S235) beginning at 10:30 am.

 

Mar.19.05. CONFERENCE. The World Congress on Microarray Technology will be held March 19-20 at the Westin Bayshore Resort and Marina in Vancouver, Canada.
http://www.worldmicroarraycongress.org/

 

Mar.24.05. SEMINAR. NHGRI’s biweekly seminar series is open to all NIH employees and to the public. Stuart Firestein of Columbia University’s biological sciences division will speak. Seminars are held at the main conference room of Building 50 from 11:00 am to noon.

 

Mar.28.05. GRANT DEADLINE. Due date for NSF “Assembling the Tree of Life” program opportunity, the goal of which is to establish phylogeny for 1.7 million species. NSF expects to dole out $14 million in FY 2005 and $15 million in FY 2006.
http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=5129&org=NSF&from=fund

 

Mar.30.05. CONFERENCE. The 46th annual Drosophila Research Conference, a five-day event sponsored by the Genetics Society of America, will be held in San Diego.
http://www.drosophila-conf.org/

 

April

 

Apr.10.05. SYMPOSIUM. SMBM 2005, the first symposium on semantic mining in biomedicine, will be held at the European Bioinformatics Institute in Cambridge, UK.

 

Apr.13.05. CONFERENCE. TIGR’s three-day International Conference on Microbial Genomes will be held in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Topics will include metagenomics; comparative, environmental, and fungal genomics; and genome evolution, among others.
http://www.tigr.org/conf/mg2005/

 

Apr.14.05. SEMINAR. NHGRI’s biweekly seminar series is open to all NIH employees and to the public. Bruce Beutler from the department of immunology at the Scripps Research Institute will speak. Seminars are held at the main conference room of Building 50 from 11:00 am to noon.

 

Apr.16.05. CONFERENCE. The 96th annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research will be held in Anaheim, Calif., through April 20.
http://www.aacr.org/2005am/2005am.asp

 

Apr.18.05. CONFERENCE. HGM2005: The Human Genome Meeting takes place at the Kyoto International Conference Hall.
http://hgm2005.hgu.mrc.ac.uk/

 

Apr.21.05. WORKSHOP. The NIH Proteome Special Interests Group hosts its monthly forum focusing on proteomics applications and new methods. Today’s speakers are Peter Lemkin and Fatah Kashanchi. Talks are held in the Berliner Room (10/7S235) beginning at 10:30 am.

 

Apr.28.05. SEMINAR. NHGRI’s biweekly seminar series is open to all NIH employees and to the public. Juan Rivera, chief of the molecular inflammation section in NIAMS, will speak. Seminars are held at the main conference room of Building 50 from 11:00 am to noon.

 

May

 

May.11.05. CONFERENCE. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory hosts its 18th annual genome science meeting, The Biology of Genomes. Organizers of the meeting, which will run through May 15, include Kelly Frazer, Thomas Hudson, Svante Pääbo, and Rick Wilson.
http://meetings.cshl.edu/meetings/genome05.shtml

 

May.12.05. SEMINAR. NHGRI’s biweekly seminar series is open to all NIH employees and to the public. Ian Krantz from the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia will speak. Seminars are held at the main conference room of Building 50 from 11:00 am to noon.

 

May.19.05. WORKSHOP. The NIH Proteome Special Interests Group hosts its monthly forum focusing on proteomics applications and new methods. Today’s speakers are Xao-Li Chen and Jerry Hoehn. Talks are held in the Berliner Room (10/7S235) beginning at 10:30 am.

 

May.26.05. SEMINAR. NHGRI’s biweekly seminar series is open to all NIH employees and to the public. Haig Kazazian from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine will speak. Seminars are held at the main conference room of Building 50 from 11:00 am to noon.

 

To submit entries, e-mail Meredith Salisbury at [email protected] with event details.

 

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