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RNA Center Seminar Series

RNA Center Seminar Series

RNA Center Seminar Series, Guest Speaker:  Frank Slack, Ph.D., Yale University

Date: 3/24/11, 3pm to 4pm
Time: 3/24/11, 3pm to 4pm
Location: AT&T Auditorium, Main Building, Floor 2 (B2.4750)
Format: Seminar/Conference
Speaker: Frank Slack, PhD
Speaker Bio: Frank Slack received his B.Sc. from the University of Cape Town in South Africa, before completing his Ph.D. in molecular biology at Tufts University School of Medicine. He started work on microRNAs as a postdoctoral fellow in Gary Ruvkun’s laboratory at Harvard Medical School, where he co-discovered the second known microRNA, let-7. He is currently a Professor in the Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology at Yale University. The Slack laboratory studies the roles of microRNAs and their targets in development, disease and aging. Dr. Slack is an Ellison Medical Foundation Senior Scholar, and a program director in the Yale Cancer Center.
Contact: Ersulan Hampton - (713) 563-0639 - ehampton@mdanderson.org
Attachments:
  Slack_03.24.2011_flier.pdf (PDF, 72 KB)