Charlotte Biology and Biotechnology (CBB) Exchange Group presents DNA Break-Induced Activation of the Germline Genome in C. Elegans featuring Matthew Michael, Ph.D., as part of the Distinguished Speaker Series. Dr. Michael is Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Southern California Dornsife.  His research interests include cell cycle regulation, impacts on early embryonic and germline development, and malignant transformation.

CBB Exchange Group, sponsored by the University of North Carolina Charlotte and the North Carolina Biotechnology Center, brings faculty, graduate and undergraduate students, as well as technicians and scholars in biology and biotechnology together in the greater Charlotte region for information exchange, and to foster industry and academic partnership, economic development, and professional networking opportunities.

The Distinguished Speaker Series theme for academic year 2017 is Genome Integrity and Cancer Etiology.


The presentation will take place from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., followed by lunch and networking with the speaker and participants.


Follow this link for directions to the campus and detailed maps of the campus and visitor parking.  Seminars will take place in the College of Education and College of Health and Human Services buildings, depending on availability.  Exact building and room number will be confirmed prior to each event.