Current lectures :

Special Lecture
Harnessing Plant Metabolic Diversity

Anne Osbourn
John Innes Centre

Hosted by: Joe Noel

Friday January 13, 2017
4500 Hubbs Hall
Scripps Institution of Oceanography


Doors open at 4:30 PM
Lectures start at 5:00 PM

Special Lecture
Versatile bacterial symbionts of shipworms contribute to wood digestion and produce secondary metabolites

Margo Haygood
University of Utah

Hosted by: Bill Fenical

Friday January 27, 2017
4500 Hubbs Hall
Scripps Institution of Oceanography


Doors open at 4:30 PM
Lectures start at 5:00 PM

A Carbohydrate-Derived Splice Modulator.

Brian León
Burkart laboratory at UC San Diego




Fighting Sugar with Fat: FAHFAs a Novel Family of Anti-Diabetic Lipids II.

Andrew T. Nelson
Siegel laboratory at UC San Diego

Hosted by: Mike Burkart and Dio Siegel

Friday February 10, 2016
4500 Hubbs Hall
Scripps Institution of Oceanography


Doors open at 4:30 PM
Lectures start at 5:00 PM

Aiding Drug Discovery by Using Environmental Cues to Unlock the Natural Product Biosynthetic Potential of Salinispora.

Henrique Machado
Jensen laboratory at SIO

Hosted by: Paul Jensen

Friday March 10, 2016
4500 Hubbs Hall
Scripps Institution of Oceanography


Doors open at 4:30 PM
Lectures start at 5:00 PM

NPAG 2017 Co-Host Schedule

4/14/16 • Podust + McKerrow
5/12/16 • Hughes + Siegel
6/9/16 • Dorrestein + Gerwick
7/14/16 • Fenical + Burkart
8/11/16 • Moore + Jensen
9/8/16 • Molinski + Dorrestein
10/13/16 • Moore + Molinski
11/10/16 • Gerwick + Hughes
12/8/16 • La Clair

Lectures are posted quarterly.

Please contact one of the above hosts to speak in 2017!