Full Description: The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry welcomes Tina Henkin presenting "Flipping the switch: Regulation of bacterial gene expression by riboswitch RNAs." Henkin is Professor of Microbiology and Robert W. and Estelle S. Bingham Professor of Biological Sciences at The Ohio State University. Her research focuses on gene regulation and regulatory RNAs, with a focus on riboswitch-mediated regulation in Gram-positive bacteria. Among other honors, she is a member of the National Academy of Sciences and co-winner of the National Academy of Sciences Pfizer Prize in Molecular Biology for her work on riboswitch RNAs. Free and open to the public.
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Open to Public: Yes