38th Annual McGinnis Memorial Lecture

March 17, 2016 - 4:00pm to 5:15pm
Bonnie Bassler, PhD Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator Squibb Professor in Molecular Biology Professor and Chair of Molecular Biology

The annual McGinnis Memorial Lecture was established by the staff and students of the Departments of Microbiology and Immunology in 1979 to honor the memory of James William McGinnis, Jr.

This year's speaker, Dr. Bassler, studies quorum sensing, the molecular mechanisms bacteria use for cell-to-cell communication and coordinating group behaviors.