10:00 a.m.

Dan Fraenkel, Harvard Medical School


10:20 a.m.

Jeffrey Lawrence, University of Pittsburgh


10:40 a.m.


Lecture Room

10:55 a.m.

Monica Riley, Woods Hole Marine Biological Laboratory


11:10 a.m.

David Boal, Simon Fraser University


11:30 a.m.

Peter Moore, Yale University


12:00 noon



1:00 p.m.

Panel 1 Discussion

Christian de Dave, Moderator

Christian de Duve Institute of Cellular Pathology

2:30 p.m.

Concluding Remarks for Panel 1

Christian de Dave, Moderator

2:40 p.m.


Lecture Room

2:50 p.m.


Ken Nealson, Moderator

Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Is there a relationship between minimum size and environment?

Is there a continuum of size and complexity that links conventional bacteria to viruses?

What is the phylogenetic distribution of very small bacteria?

3:00 p.m.

James Van Etten, University of Nebraska at Lincoln

3:20 p.m.

Olavi Kajander, University of Kuopio

3:40 p.m.

Don Button, University of Alaska at Fairbanks

4:10 p.m.

James Staley, University of Washington

4:30 p.m.

Karl Stetter, Universität Regensburg

Friday, October 23, 1998

General Session

8:30 a.m.

Opening Remarks

Andrew Knoll, Moderator

Harvard University

Panel Sessions

8:40 a.m.


Ken Nealson, Moderator

Jet Propulsion Laboratory

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