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The Rockefeller University Friday Lecture Series is one of the principal university-wide activities of the academic year. Scientists from around the world, and from varying disciplines, are invited to speak to the Rockefeller community and members of neighboring institutions to share their recent research, techniques and findings. Lectures take place in the university's Caspary Auditorium.

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Friday, April 04, 2014
The Sensory Neurons of Touch
David Ginty, Ph.D., Edward R. and Anne G. Lefler Professor, department of neurobiology, Harvard Medical School; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Friday, April 11, 2014
Wiley Prize in Biomedical Sciences
Welcome, Deborah E. Wiley, chair, The Wiley Foundation
Award Presentation and Introduction of Award Lecture, Gunter Blobel, Ph.D., chair, Wiley Prize Jury
Lessons from von Hippel-Lindau Disease, William G. Kaelin, Jr., M.D., professor, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Hitting the Bullseye of HIF2a, the Kidney Cancer Oncoprotein, Steven McKnight, Ph.D., professor and chairman, department of biochemistry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
From Epo to Oxygen: Elucidation of Hypoxia Sensing in Animals, Peter J. Ratcliffe, M.D., professor and head, Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford
Regulation of Oxygen Homeostasis by Hypoxia-inducible Factors, Gregg L. Semenza, M.D., Ph.D., professor and director, vascular program, Institute for Cell Engineering, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Friday, April 18, 2014
Fishing for the Secrets of Vertebrate Evolution
The Fairfield Osborn Memorial Lecture
David Kingsley, Ph.D., professor, developmental biology, Stanford University; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Friday, April 25, 2014
Reinventing Human Immunology
Mark M. Davis, Ph.D., The Burt and Marion Avery Family Professor of Immunology; director, Stanford Institute for Immunity, Transplantation and Infection; member, Bio-X, Child Health Research Institute and Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford University



 
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