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Meetings and Schedule   Location & Directions   Steering Committee
The Chicago Cytoskeleton is a forum for cytoskeletal researchers from the greater Chicago area to meet, hear some great talks, exchange ideas, and socialize    
WHEN: 2 meetings in the fall 2 meetings in the spring
Meetings are held on the designated Fridays (3:00 - 7pm)
A refreshment break after three talks; dinner and social hour at 7pm
Dr. Holly Goodson (Notre Dame University)
hgoodson (at) nd.edu
Dr. Vladimir Gelfand (Northwestern University)
vgelfand (at) northwestern.edu


Upcoming Meetings for the 2016-2017 academic year

September 23rd, 2016

Speakers for Sept:

-Andrei Karginov (U of Illinois, Chicago)

-Spiro Getsios (Northwestern University)

-David Kovar (University of Chicago)

-Colleen Skau (Clare Waterman Lab, NIH)

-Brian Galleta (Nasser Rusan Lab, NIH)

-Ruth Sommese (Shiv Sivaramakrishnan Lab, University of Minnesota)

October 21st, 2016

March 24th, 2017

April 21st, 2017

The Chicago Cytoskeleton is generously sponsored by:



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