The 10th annual Penn State Symposium on Moleucular Biology this year is on
Molecular Interaction in Plant Development. Many topics will be of interest
to the Arabidopsis community. Invited speakers include: Keynote-Jeff Schell;
Ian Sussex, Elliot Meyerowitz, Renee Sung, Keith Roberts, Chris Somerville,
John Mullet, Gerry Fink, Chris Lamb, Mike Freeling, Klaus Palme, Steve Howell,
Roger Beachy, Fred Ausubel, Brian Staskawicz, and Gene Nester. The meeting is
relatively inexpensive (U.S. $30 grad student, $75 post-doc) and dormitory
housing is available at $19 per night.The meeting will be from July 24-26 on
the Penn State campus.
For more information contact me (June Medford, jim2 at psuvm) or call the Beverley
LaPorte, the secretary in charge of arrangements. Her number is (814)-863-
3696. The summers are beautiful in this area with temperatures in the low 80's,
low humidity and lots of sunshine. It should be a good chance for Arabdopsis
community to exchange ideas. HOPE TO SEE YOU.
Dept. of Biology, PSU