Theory Lunch

"Chalk" talks (whiteboard only, no slideware) on conceptual issues in biological systems. Open to all.
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HMS, Warren Alpert Building, Room 563, 12-2pm, on most fridays during term

2017 Dec 01

Theory Lunch: Allon Klein

12:00pm to 2:00pm


WAB 563


Title: Differentiation dynamics from high-dimensional single cell snapshots

Allon Klein
Department of Systems Biology
Harvard Medical School

Abstract: I will discuss our efforts to link cell states to cell fates using single cell gene expression measurements and lineage tracing, with bone marrow hematopoiesis and the early embryo as examples. There are several challenges in reconstructing dynamic processes of cell differentiation in these systems, which can be generalized to other...

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