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Past Seminars in Biology

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  • Do Large Lakes Add Up? On the Chemical Stoichiometry of Nitrogen in Lake Superior, Dr. Michael McKay, Bowling Green State University, November 13, 2009
  • Population divergence corresponds with behavioral isolating barriers in a host-plant specializing insect, Dr. Robert Snyder, SUNY Potsdam, October 30, 2009
  • The Risk of Living downwind:  Risk assessment of residents exposed to airborne benzene at Akwesasne, Dr. Alan Rossner, Clarkson University, October 16, 2009
  • Asymmetric development of the zebrafish heart, Dr Jeffert Amack, SUNY Upstate, October 7, 2009
  • Prediction of palindromic repeats within the yeast genome, Dr. Emily Humphrey Dixon, Saint Lawrence University, September 18, 2009
  • Engineering blight resistance into American chestnut, Dr. Charles Maynard, SUNY ESF, September 4, 2009
  • Rapid Detection of Pathogens From Livestock Wastewater, Dr. Shane Rogers, Assistant Professor of Environmental Engineering, Clarkson University, January 18, 2008
  • Applications of Electrochemical Sensors in Biology and Medicine, Dr. Sylvana Andreescu, Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Clarkson University, February 1, 2008


  • Specification of the Dorsal-Ventral Limb Axis, Dr. Randy Johnson, Assistant Professor, MD Anderson Cancer Center, February 15, 2008 
  • Signaling of Ligand Gated Ion Channels in the Nervous System, Michael White, Professor, Drexel University, February 29, 2008
  • Contaminant Transfer in the Artic, Dr. Jules Blais, University of Ottawa, March 28, 2008
  • Global Climate Change: Science, Impacts and Policy, Dr. Jon Rosales, Professor of Biology, Saint Lawrence University, April 11, 2008
  • Cycling of Carbon and Nitrogen in Aquatic and Terrestrial Environments, Nathaniel Ostrom, Michigan State University, November 30, 2007
  • Community Airborne Exposure to Benzene on a Native American Reservation, Alan Rossner, Assistant Professor, Clarkson University, November 9, 2007
  • Transposable Elements: Filling-Up Our Genomes With Junk, Thomas H. Eickbush, Professor of Biology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, October 26, 2007
  • Limb Regeneration Using the Zebrafish Model, Marie-Andree Akimenko, Professor, University of Ottawa, October 12, 2007
  • Effects of Futuristic Environments on Crop Plants, Robert G. Ewy, Professor of Biology, SUNY Potsdam, September 21, 2007
  • Antifreeze Proteins, Peter L. Davies, Professor of Biology, Queen's University, September 7, 2007
  • How to Make and Repair an Eye, Michael Zuber, Professor, SUNY-Upstate Medical School, April 13, 2007
  • From Ferns to Fens: Highlights of Biodiversity-Related Research in New York State, Donald J. Leopold, Environmental and Forest Biology, SUNY-ESF, March 30, 2007
  • Speciation of Caribbean Anolis lizards, Richard Glor, Professor of Biology, University of Rochester, February 23, 2007
  • Cardiopulmonary Response in Normal and Asthmatic Children During Acute Combustion Exposure in Indoor Microenvironment, Peter Jaques, Assistant Professor, Clarkson University, February 2, 2007
  • Phytoplankton Community Assessment in the Lake Ontario Coastal and Pelagic Zone Using Fluorimetric Methods, Michael Twiss, Associate Professor of Biology, Clarkson University, January 19, 2007
  • The Zebrafish Genome: What Can It Tell Us About the Fate of Duplicated Genes?, Marc Ekker, University of Ottawa, December 1, 2006
  • Environmental Health / Industrial Hygiene Exposure Assessment: Is the Disease Related to the Exposure? Shannon Magari, Colden Corporation, November 17, 2006
  • Networks and Perception: The Dynamics of the Neural Coding of Taste Stimuli, Don Katz, Brandeis University, November 3, 2006
  • Formation of the Anterior-Posterior Axis in Mammalian Embryos, Richard Behringer, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, October 20, 2006
  • Applied Fisheries Ecology and Management of the St. Lawrence River, John Farrell, SUNY College Environmental and Forest Biology, October 6, 2006
  • Plant Cell Wall Degrading Enzymes and Biofuels, David B. Wilson, Cornell University, September 15, 2006
  • Rest and Cancer: Potential for Targeted Therapy, Vidya Gopalakrishnan, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, September 1, 2006
  • Development of a Novel Zebrafish-Based Model for GI Motility, Adam Rich, Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences, SUNY Brockport, April 21, 2006
  • Oxidative Stress During the Cell Cycle, Nicholas Heintz, Professor of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine, April 7, 2006
  • The Environmental Impact of Road Salt on Adirondack Lakes and Forests, Tom Langen, Assistant Professor of Biology, Clarkson University, March 24, 2006
  • Cheaters Can Prosper: Reversal of Mutualism in the Yucca Moths, Kari Segraves, Assistant Professor of Biology, Syracuse University, March 3, 2006
  • Bioaccumulation of Trace Metals by Microorganisms: When Does Chemistry Limit Biological Uptake? Kevin Wilkinson, Professor of Chemistry, University of Montreal, Feb. 17, 2006
  • Apes in Lab Coats: Urging Precaution in the Church of Science, Bill Vitek, Associate Professor of Philosophy, Clarkson University, Feb. 3, 2006