To Bone Researchers in the NYC area:

The second Fall seminar in the Bone Seminar Series will take
place Tuesday, October 17th, 2006 at 7:00 PM in room C205 of the CUNY
Graduate Center. The speakers are Rochelle Buffenstein, Ph.D. and
Yael Grun-Kramer, Department of Biology, City College of New York.
Their talk is entitled "Age-related changes in bone metabolism in the
longest-living rodent, the naked mole-rat."

Please join us for an hour or so of socializing and exchanging ideas
beginning at 5:45 PM (to 6:45). All seminar attendees are invited to
gather at the Heartland Brewery (see below) prior to the
presentation. The speakers and others will be downstairs at the
Heartland Brewery starting at 5:45 PM. Appetizers will be provided as
well as non-alcoholic beverages. Supplemental beverages (i.e,
alcoholic) will require out-of-pocket cash. Please note that there
will be no food or beverages provided at the seminar so come early to
the Heartland for both and for good conversations. Ask downstairs at
the Heartland Brewery for the Bone Seminar Group.

Heartland Brewery
350 5th Ave (Corner of 5th and 34th--Empire State Building-
Across 5th from the CUNY Graduate Center)
212 563 3433

More information on the seminar, as well as directions to the Center,
can be found at

An abstract of the seminar topic may be seen at