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A Celebration of Eric Davidson: Visionary Insights into the Genomic Control of Development and Evolution

Friday, April 15, 2016
9:00am to 6:00pm
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In Memoriam

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Symposium | Friday | April 15, 2016

9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Beckman Institute Auditorium | Building # 74
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Remembrances| Friday | April 15, 2016

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Event Reception/Dinner | Friday | April 15, 2016

Beckman Institute West Patio
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Questions? Please contact Vince Rivera

Speakers & Talk Titles

Richard Axel
Columbia University

R. Andrew Cameron
California Institute of Technology
"Genomics Through the Eyes of Eric Davidson"

Doug Erwin
Smithsonian Institution
"The Implications of  Gene Regulatory Network Research for Evolutionary Theory"

Bob Goldberg 
University of California, Los Angeles
"This is a Seed! The Search For Gene Regulatory Networks"

Leroy Hood
Institute for Systems Biology
Eric Davidson:  Systems Biology and Systems Medicine

Robb Krumlauf
Stowers Institute for Medical Research
"The Hindbrain GRN: A Story in Segments"

Andy McMahon
University of Southern California
"Insights into Evolutionary Novelty from Regulatory Analysis"

Isabelle Peter
California Institute of Technology
"Information Content of Regulatory Networks"

Richard Scheller
"Human Genetics at 23andMe"


For more information, please contact Vincent Rivera by phone at (626) 395-1422 or by email at [email protected].