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META scientists awarded Kavli Microbiome Ideas Challenge Grant

May 9, 2017

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META Center scientists Raghuveer Parthasarathy, Brendan Bohannan, and Karen Guillemin received one of three grants awarded through the Kavli  … read more …

META Center Marches for Science

April 25, 2017

Science March #1

The META Center was well represented on April 22 at the March for Science in Eugene.  … read more …

META researchers receive awards at the WCPCW Conference

March 31, 2017

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Structural biologists from all fields of biology gathered at the West Coast Protein Crystallography Workshop in Asilomar, California, March 19-22, 2017. Recent findings and advances in structural analysis were presented as well as workshops on molecular animation  … read more …




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Monday, May 29

No Meta Meeting

Memorial Day

Friday, May 26

Journal Club

Nick Lowery

Freilich et al 2011

327 Pacific, 3pm

Tuesday, May 23

IE2 Seminar

Chris Marx

University of Idaho, Department of Biological Services, Center for Modeling Complex Interactions

“Novel induction of cell stasis to protect the cell from a toxic central metabolic intermediate”
110 Willamette Hall, 11-11:40am
Reception and discussion to follow in 327 Pacific Hall

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