Calendar of Upcoming Events
Apr 05, Rodbell C 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. — Epidemiology Branch hosted presentation on “GWAS [Genome-Wide Association Studies] of Lung Cancer in Chinese: Current Findings and Future Strategies” by Hongbing Shen, M.D., Ph.D.
Apr 09, Rodbell Auditorium 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. — Distinguished Lecture Series, featuring
Michael Cahalan, Ph.D., (http://www.faculty.uci.edu/profile.cfm?faculty_id=2150)
discussing “Cracking CRAC — The Calcium Release-Activated Calcium Channel of the Immune System”
Apr 11–12, Rodbell Auditorium 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. — "NIEHS Symposium on Unlocking the Promise of Stem Cells"
Apr 12, Rall D-450 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. — Epidemiology Branch hosted presentation on “Active Smoking and Breast Cancer Risk: An Update from the American Cancer Society’s Cancer Prevention Study II Cohort and Meta-Analysis,” by Mia Gaudet, Ph.D.
Apr 12 (Offsite event), Levine Science Research Center, Room A247, at Duke University 12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m. — Integrated Toxicology and Environmental Health Program Seminar Series with Ivan Rusyn, M.D., Ph.D., presenting “Bridging Computational Modeling and Wet-Bench Toxicology: Interdisciplinary Approach to Move the Field Forward”
Apr 17 (Offsite event), Levine Science Research Center, Room A247, at Duke University 12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m. — Integrated Toxicology and Environmental Health Program Seminar Series with Peter Thomas, Ph.D., topic TBA
Apr 19, Rodbell A 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. — Laboratory of Reproductive and Developmental Toxicology Seminar Series presentation on "ERalpha [Estrogen Receptor alpha] and Metabolic Disease," by Andrea Hevener, Ph.D.
Apr 26 (Offsite event), U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in Research Triangle Park, N.C. 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. — 16th Annual NIEHS Biomedical Career Fair
Apr 30, Rodbell Auditorium 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. — Distinguished Lecture Series, featuring
Katsuhiko Mikoshiba, M.D., Ph.D., (http://www.brain.riken.jp/en/faculty/details/29)
exploring “Role of IP3 [Inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate] Receptor Signaling in Development, Cell Function, and Diseases”
View More Events: NIEHS Public Calendar
Extramural papers of the month/news/newsletter/2013/4/dert/index.htm
- Contaminated diet contributes to phthalate and bispenol A exposure
- PBDEs may increase risk for Parkinson’s disease
- Father’s obesity could have epigenetic effects
- SOD1 can repress respiration
Intramural papers of the month/news/newsletter/2013/4/dir/index.htm
- Structurally similar endocrine-disrupting chemicals use same mechanism to activate estrogen receptors
- Mac-1 is a novel surface receptor of inflammatory response
- Consequences of ribonucleotide removal by topoisomerase 1
- Early-life exposures linked to early menarche in Sister Study