Winter, 2015 seminars take place on Thursdays at 9 a.m. in the Medical Education Building Telemedicine Theatre, Room B001
January 15: Prerak Desai (McClelland), "Comparative genomics and high throughput genetics of Salmonella"
January 22: Eric Baggs (Semler), "Identification of Cellular Determinants for IRES Mediated Translation Initiation"
January 29: Angela Garibaldi (Hertel), "A Large Scale Analysis of Intron Splicing Kinetics in Human Cells"
February 5: Nicholas Leveque (Semler), "Coxsackievirus B3 persistence in cardica myocytes: mechanisms and consequences"
February 12: Derrick Reynolds (Hertel), "Splicing evolved: the conservation of exon narchitecture and differential splicing"
February 19: Martina Sassone-Corsi (Raffatellu), "Novel strategies to limit gut colonization of enteropathogens and pathobionts"
February 26: George Chen (Waterman), "Role of Wnt ligands in the colon cancer microenvironment"
March 5:, Suzanne Klaus (Raffatellu), "The role of chemokine receptor CXCR2 in the host respones to Salmonella gastroenteritis"
March 12: Stephanie Sprowl (Waterman), "HGF/c-Met signaling crosstalk to Wnt signaling in colon cancer"
March 19: Bert Semler & Tom Cesario, "Pathogens and You: Measles virus: the return of a bygone human disease"
April 2: Dylan Flather (Semler), "Defining and characterizing the functional role of nuclear proteins in enterovirus replication"
April 9: Rozanne Sandri-Goldin, "Responsible Conduct of Research"
April 16: Christie‐Lynn Mortales (Demetriou), TBA
April 23: Sonia Maciejewski (Semler), TBA
April 30: Maliheh Movassat (Hertel), "Understanding the Regulatory Mechanisms of Alternative Splicing"
May 7: Mitchell Schacht (Sandri-Goldin), "Protein Interactions of the Multifunctional HSV-1 ICP27"
May 14: Will Hu (Sandri-Goldin, "RNA binding by HSV-1's ICP27"