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Calendar of Upcoming Events
Mar 02–03, Rodbell Auditorium, March 2, 8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., March 3, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. — Institute of Medicine Roundtable on The Interplay Between Environmental Exposures and Obesity, register.
Mar 03, Executive Conference Room noon–1:00 p.m. — Receptor Mechanisms Discussion Group Seminar Series, with Richard Woychik, Ph.D., discussing “Role of Repetitive Elements in Mediating Environmental Changes in Gene Expression”
Mar 05–06 (Off-site event), NIH Natcher Conference Center in Bethesda 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. — International
Symposium on Alternatives Assessment: Advancing Science and Practice, with panelist Linda Birnbaum, Ph.D.
Mar 05–08, San Diego Convention Center, California — ENDO 2015
Mar 10, Rodbell Auditorium 11:00 a.m.–noon — Dr. Martin Rodbell Lecture Series Seminar by Leroy Hood, M.D., Ph.D., exploring “Systems Medicine and Proactive P4 Medicine: Catalyzing a Revolution in Healthcare”
Mar 10, Rodbell Auditorium 1:30 p.m.–2:30 p.m. — 2015 Spirit Lecture, featuring Hannah Valantine, M.D., discussing “Lessons Learned From My Career Path: Science to Diversity”
Mar 12 (Off-site event), North Carolina Biotechnology Center in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 3:30 p.m.–7:00 p.m. — 2015 Exchanging Ideas Summit: Game Changing Science, with Richard Woychik, Ph.D., giving keynote address,
Mar 14, Rodbell Auditorium 8:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m. — Triangle Consortium for Reproductive Biology 2015 Symposium
Mar 16, Rodbell Auditorium 11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. — National Advisory Environmental Health Sciences Council meeting, webcast
Mar 17, Rodbell Auditorium 3:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. — 2015 Wetterhahn Award seminar by Corin Hammond, Ph.D.
Mar 18–19, Rodbell Auditorium 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. — Workshop on population-based mouse resources
Mar 26, North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences in Raleigh, North Carolina 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. — NC Breath Conference on Bridging Research on Economics, Air Quality, and The Health of Everyone, featuring grantee Michelle Bell, Ph.D.
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Extramural papers of the month/news/newsletter/2015/3/dert/index.htm
- Prenatal BPA exposure linked with higher levels of oxidative damage
- Vitamin B protects against DDT-associated fertility problems
- BPA may be especially harmful to heart health of females
- People and mice share epigenetic differences tied to obesity
Intramural papers of the month/news/newsletter/2015/3/dir/index.htm
- NTP finds that indium-induced pulmonary toxicity depends on particle solubilization
- Ctp1 acts as a bridge over troubled DNA
- Genome-wide p53 binding is independent of chromatin state, but response depends on it
- The role of the NLRP3 inflammasome in obesity resistance and insulin sensitivity of NAG-1 mice
- Testosterone and peritubular myoid cells involved in maintenance of spermatogonial stem cell microenvironment