Subcellular location of PKCalphaII-GFP (green) in Green Monkey COS-7 cells using laser scanning confocal microscopy two days after transfection. The actin cytoskeleton is stained with Texas Red-phalloidin and the endoplasmic reticulum (purple) identified with an antibody to calreticulin.   By Lorene Langeberg, Scott Lab Manager at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Portland, OR.
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About the Genes Theme Panel

Panel Members

Chair Theme Panel  
Stefan G E Roberts

Theme Panel Members
Stephen D Bell
Richard P Bowater
Jeremy D Brown
Zofia Chrzanowska-Lightowlers
Anne Donaldson
Nicola Gray
Lesley Jones
Kenneth John McDowall
Simon Morley
Michael Schweizer
Irina Tsaneva
Malcolm F White
Robert White
Ian C Wood

Key words

Key words encompassing the areas covered by the Genes Theme Panel are:

DNA;  DNA repair;  RNA;  chromosomes;  genomics;  nuclear organization;  nucleotides;  transcription;  translation;  protein synthesis;  replication;  recombination;  chromatin;  dynamics;  chromosome;  Escherichia coli; 

Key words and major descriptors will be added or removed on a regular basis to reflect the dynamism of the discipline of biochemistry.

If you have any suggestions for key words that are not listed above please email [email protected]

About the Genes Theme Panel

The 15 members of each Theme Panel will meet, at least twice a year, to;

  • put forward ideas for Focused Meetings
  • consider proposals from other scientists within their field of expertise (referee the proposal)
  • highlight to the Meetings Board areas of hot science that should be in the programme
  • form part of the Science Advisory Committee for each Annual Meeting (BioScience)
  • report to the Meetings Board
  • develop interdisciplinary activities and collaborate with appropriate sister societies.

The Genes Theme Panel is Theme Panel I within the Biochemical Society. The group continues to represent broad interest in the general area of genes and plays a major role in organizing Society Meetings across diverse areas of gene research and education.

The Genes Theme Panel welcomes suggestions for Biochemical Society meetings from all members of the scientific community. If you have an idea for a meeting, and wish to have an informal discussion with a member of a Theme Panel, you are welcome to contact that member. If you wish to submit a formal proposal for a meeting, complete the relevant form and forward it to [email protected].

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