Chromosome Research

, Volume 21, Issue 4, pp 339–343

A remarkable career in science—Joseph G. Gall

  • Sharyn A. Endow
  • Zehra F. Nizami
  • Susan A. Gerbi

DOI: 10.1007/s10577-013-9369-5

Cite this article as:
Endow, S.A., Nizami, Z.F. & Gerbi, S.A. Chromosome Res (2013) 21: 339. doi:10.1007/s10577-013-9369-5


A festive group of ∼150 current and former students, postdoctoral and other associates, and colleagues gathered during the weekend of April 12–14, 2013 to celebrate Joe Gall’s 85th birthday. The gathering, hosted by the Carnegie Institution for Science, Department of Embryology (Allan Spradling, Director) and organized by a group of Joe’s current and former students (Zehra Nizami, Alison Singer, Ji-Long Liu, Virginia Zakian, Susan Gerbi), was held in Baltimore, MD. Dinners and symposia extending over 3 days celebrated Joe’s scientific findings over the years, together with those of his former students, postdoctoral fellows, and other associates (see program at


Lampbrush chromosomes Amphibian oocytes Extrachromosomal rDNA In situ hybridization sisRNA 



Stable intronic sequence RNA

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sharyn A. Endow
    • 1
  • Zehra F. Nizami
    • 2
  • Susan A. Gerbi
    • 3
  1. 1.Duke University Medical CenterDurhamUSA
  2. 2.Carnegie Institution for ScienceBaltimoreUSA
  3. 3.Brown UniversityProvidenceUSA

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