James E. Haber, Ph.D. to Speak

Thurs., April 11, 4:30pm, Cleveland L1. Professor Haber, Professor of Biology at Brandeis, will speak on “Genome Stability and Instability: How Cells Repair Broken Chromosomes” Dr. Haber studies the repair of double strand breaks using genetic manipulation of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae (budding yeast) mating type switch system. These studies can inform our understanding of the development of cancer.