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 6/13-16, 2013
 University
 of Notre Dame
 Indiana
Arthropod Genomics Symposium

Additional details coming soon!
 
 5/30-6/3, 2012
 Marriott Hotel
 Country Club
 Plaza
 Kansas City
Arthropod Genomics Symposium and
i5K Community Workshop
,
Wednesday morning, May 30, through
Saturday, June 3, 2012.

 
 6/9-12, 2011
 Marriott Hotel
 Country Club
 Plaza
 Kansas City
Arthropod Genomics Symposium, Thursday evening, June 9, through Noon on Sunday, June 12.

All are invited to participate in the Sunday morning Arthropod Genomics Consortium
Roundtable Discussion/Meeting, June 12
(Meeting concludes at noon)
 
 6/10-13, 2010
 Marriott Hotel
 Country Club
 Plaza
 Kansas City
Arthropod Genomics Symposium, Thursday evening, June 10, through Noon on Sunday, June 13.

All are invited to participate in the Sunday morning Arthropod Genomics Consortium
Roundtable Discussion/Meeting, June 13
(Meeting concludes at noon)
 
 6/9/2010
 4:00 pm
 120 Ackert Hall

Seminar: Role of Vector Biology in Malaria Eradication
(Co-hosted by ADVANCE)

Anthony A. James, Distinguished Professor, Microbiology & Molecular Genetics and Molecular Biology & Biochemistry, University of California, Irvine

 
 6/8-6/9/2010
 9:00-5:00
 232 Ackert Hall

Bioinformatics Workshop: How to Annotate Your Favorite Gene Family
Featured Speakers: Monica Munoz-Torres, BeeBase, Georgetown University, Washington DC;
Evgeny Zdobnov, University of Geneva, Switzerland

 
 5/5/2010
 1:30 to 5:00  324A Ackert  Hall

Hessian Fly GENBOREE!!
Speakers:
Stephen Richards, Human Genome Sequencing Center, Baylor College of Medicine
Jeff Stuart, Purdue University
Students in CIS/BIOL 734 Intro to Genomics/Bioinformatics

 
 3/5, 2010
 1:30 p.m.
 Waters Hall
 Room 137

Seminar: Developmental Insights from the Study of Newly Emerging Model Species   Abstract
(Co-hosted by the Department of Entomology)

Nipam H. Patel, Professor, Molecular Cell Biology and Integrative Biology
University of California at Berkeley

 
 10/30, 2009
 1:30 p.m.
 Waters Hall
 Room 137

Seminar: The Mosquito Microbiota in the Defenses against Human Pathogens     Abstract
(Co-hosted by the Department of Entomology

George Dimopoulos, Associate Professor, Molecular Microbiology and Immunology,
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health      

 
 6/11-14, 2009
 Marriott Hotel
 Downtown
 Kansas City
Arthropod Genomics Symposium, Thursday evening, June 11 through Saturday evening, June 13

Arthropod Genomics Consortium Roundtable Discussion/Meeting,   Sunday morning, June 14 (Meeting concludes at noon)
 
 6/3/09, 1:30-5:00 pm &
 6/4/09, 8:30-11:30 am
Ackert Hall, Room 232


Bioinformatics Workshop
:    It's a BLAST!    Understanding pairwise alignments and database searching
Instructors: Doina Caragea, CIS, and Sue Brown, Biology

Two sessions focusing on algorithms for pairwise alignments and database searching, including dotplots, dynamic programming, BLAST and PSI-BLAST. No registration fee is required. The class size limit of 30 has been met. Names are being added to a waiting list by contacting dmerrill@ksu.edu.

 
 5/1, 2009
 1:30 p.m.
 Waters Hall
 Room 129


Seminar: Microarray Analysis of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) Microplus Gene Expression Associated with Babesia Bovis Infection      Abstract
(Co-hosted by the Department of Entomology)

Felix D. Guerrero, Research Physiologist
USDA-ARS Knipling-Bushland
US Livestock Insects Research Laboratory, Kerrville, Texas

 
 3/6, 2009
 4:00 p.m.
 Ackert Hall
 Room 221

Seminar: Transposition and Silencing in Mosquitoes      Abstract
(Co-hosted by Division of Biology)

Peter Atkinson, Professor
Center for Disease Vector Research and Department of Entomology
University of California, Riverside

 
 1/23, 2009
 1:30 p.m.
 Room TBA
Seminar:     Strategies for the Detection and Management of
Insecticide Resistance in Mosquitoes      Abstract
(Co-hosted by Department of Entomology)

Hilary Ranson, Vector Group,
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

 
 10/17, 2008
 4:00 p.m.
 Ackert Hall
 Room 221
Seminar:  Genomic analysis of chemical communication in honey bees.  Abstract

Christina M. Grozinger, Assistant Professor, Entomology
North Carolina State University

 
 4/10-13, 2008
 Marriott Hotel
 Downtown Kansas City
Arthropod Genomics Symposium, Friday, 4/11, and Saturday, 4/12
"Community Contributions to Genome Annotation" Workshop, Thurs evening, 4/10
"Chado Databases and Integration with GMOD Tools" Workshop, Friday evening, 4/11
Arthropod Genomics Consortium Roundtable Discussion/Meeting,   Sunday morning, 4/13
 2/15/2008
 4:00 p.m.
 Ackert Hall
 Room 221

Seminar: Successes and problems in developing a pesticide resistance monitoring tool in the mosquito Aedes aegypti.   Abstract
William C. Black, Professor, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Colorado State University

Various Links to related Arthropod Genomics Departmental Seminars
11/16/2007
1:30 p.m.
Waters Hall
Room 129
Seminar: The making of a social insect - the regulatory architectures of social design.  Abstract
Gro Amdam
, Assistant Professor, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University
5/4/2007
1:30 p.m.
Waters Hall
Room 129
 
Seminar: Transcriptomic analysis of seasonal photoperiodism in the pea aphid using international genomic resources 
Denis Tagu, Senior Scientist, United Group of Researchers, Biology of Organisms and Populations for Plant Protection (UMR-BiO3P) at the French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA) in Rennes, France.
4/20/2007
Arthropod Genomics Symposium
Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., K-State Student Union
 
3/15/2007
10:30 a.m.
 
SeminarBioinformatics Analysis:  A High-throughput Stand-Alone cDNA Annotation System for the Bench Scientist
Jennifer M. Anderson, Laboratory of Malaria & Vector Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health
Practice Management Center, Trotter Hall, Vet Med
3/15/2007
3:30 p.m.
 
SeminarTowards the Understanding of Tick Acquired Immunity Using Functional Genomic Approaches
Jennifer M. Anderson, Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health
Practice Management Center, Trotter Hall, Vet Med
8/29/2006 Informational Meeting - Open to KSU Community
Tuesday, 4:00 to 6:30 p.m.
 
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