Dale Dorsett gives inaugural lecture

Dale Dorsett, Ph.D, Professor of Biochemistry, will give the Inaugural Laird and Marie Jackson Lectureship on Friday, June 7, 2013 in Philadelphia. The lecture is sponsored by the Center for Cornelia de Lange Syndrome and Related Diagnoses at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Dr. Dorsett’s lecture is entitled ” Using Drosophila to understand the molecular mechanisms underlying Cornelia de Lange syndrome.” His pioneering research in the field of cohesinopathies has greatly expanded the understanding and mechanisms behind these diseases and helped identify potential therapies.

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology