Lori Wallrath gave an oral presentation at the Cold Spring Harbor Symposium ‘Dynamic Organization of Nuclear Function’ (Sept 27 – Oct 1) held in Cold Spring Harbor, NY. Her talk was titled “Connections between lamins and genes involved in detoxification and neuromuscular junction function”.
David Price delivered a keynote address at the LARP Society Meeting in Banyuls Sur Mar, France on “The role of LARP7 and the 7SKsnRNP in regulating P-TEFb.” Biochemistry graduate student, John Brogie, who also attended the meeting and presented a poster, was elected to be the Graduate Student Representitive to the LARP Society.
Nancy Stellwagen gave an invited talk and chaired a discussion session at the 13th International Symposium on Colloidal and Molecular Electrooptics, held Sept. 2-5 in Ghent, Belgium. Nancy will also give an invited talk and chair a discussion session at the 19th International Symposium on Electro- and Liquid Phase-separation Techniques, to be held from Sept. 30 to Oct. 3 in Baltimore, MD and the AES Electrophoresis Society annual meeting in Pittsburgh Oct. 29-31. At the AES Society meeting, she will be given the 2012 achievement award for contributions to the field electrophoretic separations, as well as service to the society. The award session has been named in her honor.