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Calendar of Upcoming Events
Nov 01–02, Rodbell Auditorium Nov. 1, 8:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m.–Nov. 2, 9:00-11:30 a.m. — NIEHS Science Days
Nov 03 (Offsite event), Duke University Levine Science and Research Center, B101, 4:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. — Seminar on “Genetics of variation in human gene expression,” by Vivian Cheung, M.D.
Nov 06, Executive Conference Room 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. — Receptor Mechanisms Discussion Group featuring Albert Baldwin, Ph.D., exploring "Roles of IKK and NF-kappaB in oncogenesis"
Nov 08 (Offsite event), William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education in Chapel Hill, N.C. — Genetics and Environmental Mutagenesis Society annual fall meeting,
Nov 14, Rodbell A 10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m. — Keystone Science Lecture Seminar Series, speaker and topic TBA
Nov 15, 101 mall area 9:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m. — America Recycles
Nov 15 (Offsite event), Natcher Conference Center on the NIH campus in Bethesda, Md., 8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. — Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women's Health Symposium,
Nov 15 (Offsite event), University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1131 Bioinformatics Auditorium, 10:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m. — Seminar on “The many roles of VEGF in the adult” by Patricia D’Amore, Ph.D.
Nov 16, Rodbell A 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. — Laboratory of Reproductive and Developmental Toxicology Seminar Series, featuring Vargheese Chennathukuzhi, Ph.D., discussing “Pathogenesis of uterine leiomyomas: new molecular mechanisms"
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Extramural papers of the month/news/newsletter/2012/11/dert/index.htm
- Non-coding DNA variants may link early exposures with later health problems
- Reversible epigenetic changes associated with bee behavior
- Fetal BPA exposure harms reproductive health in primates
- Assay quantifies effects of DNA damage on transcription
Intramural papers of the month/news/newsletter/2012/11/dir/index.htm
- New treatment allows medicines to cross blood-brain barrier
- Neuromodulators may affect learning and memory
- Inverse relationship between allergy and heart attack
- Low-level p53 expression reveals supertransactivating response element sequences