Is “junk” bunk? The ENCODE debate and the meaning of “function”

Ford DoolittleBIERMAN’S GUEST LECTURER: Dr. W. Ford Doolittle

Winner, Gerhard Herzberg Canada Gold Medal for Science and Engineering

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Dalhousie University

Halifax, Nova Scotia

Friday, May 2, 2014

3:30 p.m.

McIntyre Medical Sciences Building, Martin Amphitheatre, Room 504

Contact Person: Rosie Vasile: 514-398-4343 or

April 17, 2014