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Events
Tuesday, March 7, 2023 | 4:10 – 5pmActivities and Recreation Center (ARC)
Storer Lectureship (peer lecture) by Sean Eddy: Sequence Homology Searches: The Future of Deciphering the Past

Speaker: Sean Eddy, HHMI Investigator, Ellmore C. Patterson Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology and of Applied Mathematics, Harvard University

Sean Eddy is a computational biologist at Harvard University. Before moving to Harvard in 2015, he was a group leader at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute's Janelia Research Campus, and before that, a faculty member in the Genetics department at Washington University in St. Louis. He received a bachelor's degree from Caltech, a Ph.D. from the University of Colorado at Boulder, and did postdoctoral work at NeXagen in Boulder and at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge, UK.

Location - Hybrid Format:

  • In person: Activities and Recreation Center
  • Virtual: Zoom information will be provided to registrants

Agenda:

  • 4:00pm - doors open
  • 4:10pm - introductory remarks by Sharon Aviran, associate professor, UC Davis Department of Biomedical Engineering
  • 4:15pm - "Sequence Homology Searches: The Future of Deciphering the Past"

About the Series:
The Tracy and Ruth Storer Lectureship in the Life Sciences is the most prestigious of the endowed seminars at UC Davis. Established in 1960, the Storer Endowment makes it is possible to invite distinguished biological scientists to campus to present two lectures and meet with faculty members and graduate students in their field of interest. The series is presented by the UC Davis College of Biological Sciences.

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