Nov 10 2014 CCIB Lecture: Dr. Martin Chalfie

November 10, 2014 by Health System Enterprise Calendar

[Medical Education Building – 3rd Floor Auditorium] Mechanosensory Transduction and Its Modification in C. elegans

Dr. Martin Chalfie, Professor, Department of Biology
Columbia University
2008 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry

Using C. elegans as a model system, Dr. Chalfie has provided striking insights into mechanisms underlying touch reception and the ability to tune touch sensitivity and response to a variety of environmental stimuli.
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