Mar 2014 - ENC: Kevin reported on the lab's progress on using NMR and other structural biology methods to characterize the hypoxia response system at the 55th ENC meeting.

June 2014 - iCeMS International Symposium - Kyoto: Kevin will discuss the lab's efforts to engineer bacterial photoreceptors into tools for eukaryotic transcriptional control at the Light Control in Cell Biology symposium (meeting website).

Aug 2014 - ICMRBS: The 2014 International Conference for Magnetic Resonance in Biological Systems (ICMRBS) will be held in Dallas, Aug 24-29, 2014. More information is available at the ICMRBS 2014 website.

Sept 2014 - ICP: Lab member Laura Motta-Mena will overview her work on a new optogenetic tool for controlling eukaryotic gene expression at the 16th International Congress on Photobiology (meeting website).

for November 23, 2014, as found in EA Maguire et al., Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 97(2000): 4398:

"The data presented in this report provide evidence of regionally specific structural differences between the hippocampi of licensed London taxi drivers compared with those of control subjects...could this particular arrangement of hippocampal gray matter predispose individuals to professional dependence on navigational skills?"