Chromosome Structure and Function: E. Blackburn, discussion leader|
E. Blackburn, "Telomete Synthesis."
J. Gall, "Effect of Snurposomes and Coiled Bodies."
B. Brewer, "Effect of Chromosome Context on Replication Initiation in
D. Gottschling, "Position Effect Variegation: The Dynamics of
Embryogenesis: R. Jaenisch, discussion leader
R. Jaenisch, "DNA Methylation and Mammalian Development."
R. Lehmann, "Axis Determination in Drosophila."
B. Bowerman, "Specification of Blastomere Fate in Early C. Elegans
M. Tessier-Lavigne, "Mechanisms of Axon Guidance in the Embryonic
Vertebrate Spinal Cord."
Signal Transduction: J. Schlessinger, discussion leader
J. Schlessinger, "Cellular Signaling by Tyrosine Phosphorylation."
M. Wigler, "RAS Signaling Pathways."
P. Sternberg, "Tissue-Specific Action of the Nematode LIN-3 and LET-
T. Schupbach, "Intercellular Signaling Establishes the Dorsoventral Axis
during Drosophila Oogenesis."
Neurobiology: L. Jan, discussion leader
L. Jan, "Potassium Channel Function and Diversity."
L. Buck, "Receptor Diversity and Spatial Patterning in the Mammalian
C. Bargmann, "Signal Transduction in the C. Elegans Nervous System."
G. Lemke, "Targeted Disruption of Schwann Cell Differentiation and
Myelination in the Mouse."
RNA Processing: T. Blumenthal, discussion leader
T. Blumenthal, "Trans-Splicing Specificity and Polycistronic
transcription in C. Elegans."
P. Sharp, "Nuclear Matrix and RNA Splicing."
J. Manley, "Mammalian pre-mRNA Processing Proteins."
Programmed Cell Death: S. Korsmeyer, discussion leader
S. Korsmeyer, "Bel-2/Bax and the Regulation of Cell Death."
R. Horvitz, "Genetic Control of Programmed Cell Death during C.
E. White, "Regulation of Apoptosis by the Transforming Gene Produces
G. Evan, "Integration of Cell Growth and Cell Death by Oncogenes."
Cell Cycle: A. Levine, discussion leader
A. Levine, "Functions of the p53 Tumor Suppressor Gene."
E. Harlow, "Regulating the G1-to-S Phase Transition in Mammalian
P. O'Farrell, "Controlling G1 during Development."
Transcription: S. Hahn, discussion leader
S. Hahn, "Regulation of Yeast RNA Polymerase Initiation."
W. Herr, "Transcriptional Regulatory Mechanisms of Site-Specific
C. Prives, "Regulation of Transcription by Wild-Type and Mutant p53."
Gene Expression: S. Tilghman, discussion leader
S. Tilghman, "Parental Imprinting: An Allele-Specific Mechanism of
G. Rosenfeld, "Transcriptional Control of Proliferation and Cell
Phenotype in Mammalian Organogenesis."
M. Levine, "Transcriptional Control of Drosophila Embryogenesis and
A. Fire, "Specific of Muscle Cell Types in C. Elegans."