Evolution, Adaptation, Domestication, Disease
|9:30 a.m.||Foyer - Registration and check-in|
|10:00 a.m.||Joanne Chory – Opening Remarks|
|10:10 a.m.|| Detlef Weigel – Max Planck Institute|
"Arabidopsis thaliana and Relative as Models for Understanding Evolution"
| Richard E. Lenski – Michigan State University|
"Time Travel in Experimental Evolution"
|11:20 a.m.|| Bing Ren – UCSD School of Medicine|
"Understanding the Role of Non-coding Sequence Variants in Gene Regulation and Diseases"
|11:55 a.m.||Lunch Break (on your own)|
|1:00 p.m.|| Elaine Ostrander – NIH/National Human Genome Research Institute|
"Good Dogs with Bad Genes: The Genetics of Complex Traits"
|1:35 p.m.|| Joe Gleeson – UCSD Laboratory of Developmental Neurogenetics|
"Genomic Approaches to Understand and treat Neurodevelopmental Diseases"
|2:10 p.m.||Summary and Closing Remarks – Terry Sejnowski|
|2:30 p.m.||Faculty Discussion led by Joe Ecker and Rusty Gage|