Fall, 2015 seminars take place on Thursdays at 9 a.m. in the Medical Education Building Telemedicine Theatre, Room B001
October 8: Brett Hanson (Tan), "Analyzing the in vivo regulation of Chlamydia genes associated with pathology and virulence within infected cells"
October 15: Judith Behnsen (Raffatellu), "Beyond host and pathogen: Commensals, Salmonella and gnotobiotic mouse models"
October 22: Emilie Orillard (Tan), TBA
October 29: Yong Zhu (Shi), "CFIm-mediated regulation of mRNA alternative polyadenylation and its role in somatic reprogramming"
November 5: Daniela Radl (Borrelli), TBA
November 12: Maria Valeri (Raffatellu), "Gut pathogens at the mucosal barrier interface"
November 19: Karen Brami-Cherrier (Borrelli), TBA
December 3:, Araceli Perez-Lopez (Raffatellu), "Mucosal immune response against Salmonella enterica"
December 10: Xiuye Wang (Shi), "Purification of novel pre-mRNA 3’ processing complexes"
Winter, 2016 seminars take place on Thursdays at 9 a.m. in the Medical Education Building Telemedicine Theatre, Room B001
January 14: Maliheh Movassat (Hertel), "Splicing repression results in changes to U1 snRNP complex integrity at the 5' splice site"
January 21: Eric Baggs (Semler), “Identifying IRES trans-acting factors for cellular RNAs"
January 28: Christie-Lynn Mortales (Demetriou), "Regulation of B Cell Development and Peripheral Function by N-glycosylation"
February 4: Dylan Flather (Semler), "Defining and characterizing the functional role of nuclear proteins in enterovirus replication"
February 11: George Chen (Waterman), "Wnt signaling and emergency patterns of metabolism in colon cancer”
February 18: Sonia Maciejewski (Semler), "Divergent requirements for a DNA repair enzyme during picornavirus infections"
February 23: Autumn Holmes (Semler), TBA
March 10: William Hu (Sandri-Goldin), TBA
March 17: Wendy Ullmer (Semler), "Investigating the mechanism of AUF1 negative regulation of enterovirus infections"
Spring, 2016 seminars take place on Thursdays at 9 a.m. in the Medical Education Building Telemedicine Theatre, Room B001
March 31: Ken Hayama (Demetriou), "Impaired T cell immunity in the elderly via N-glycosylation"
April 7: Kai Kessenbrock (Biochem), "Microenvironmental regulation of epithelial homeostasis and cancer"
April 14: Drs. Barbour/Semler (MMG), Pathogens and You: Zika Virus
April 21: Robert Spitale (Pharmaceutical Sci), "Measuring RNA structure inside living cells"
April 28: Scott Atwood (Dev & Cell Biology), "Basal cell carcinoma and the evolution of drug resistance"
May 5: Stephen Mahler (Neurobiology & Behavior), "Functional-anatomical dissection of neural circuits underlying reward-related behaviors”
May 12: Claudia Benavente (Pharmaceutical Sci), TBA
May 19: Drs. Raffatellu/Tan (MMG), Pathogens and You: E coli & Chipotle
May 26: Nabila Haque (Shi), TBA