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September 2017

Biochemistry Seminar – Nick Rhind: “Regulation of Cell Size”

September 27 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
108 Biochemistry Building (Bldg.#1507), 300 Olsen Blvd
College Station, TX 77845 United States
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Dr. Nick Rhind Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology University of Massachusetts Medical School Title: "Regulation of Cell Size" Abstract: Proper cell size is essential for cellular function. ┬áNonetheless, despite more than 100 years of work on the subject, the mechanisms that maintain cell-size homeostasis are largely mysterious. ┬áCells in growing populations maintain cell size within a narrow range by coordinating growth and division. ┬áRecent work has proposed two different strategies for size control: budding yeast has been proposed to…

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