Microbial Pathogenesis, Inflammation, and Immunology Seminar Series

The Department of Microbiology, NEIDL Institute, Program in Inflammatory Disorders, and Immunology Training Program will hold a weekly Microbial Pathogenesis, Inflammation, and Immunology Seminar Series on Wednesdays at 12:00 noon in L504 (unless otherwise noted).

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Spring 2018 MICROBIAL PATHOGENESIS, INFLAMMATION, AND IMMUNOLOGY SEMINAR SERIES
Date/
Location
Speaker Title Program Host
Apr 4 Paul Spearman, M.D.
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
HIV-1 Envelope Glycoprotein Trafficking and Particle Assembly Microbiology Rahm Gummuluru
Apr 11
Apr 18
Apr 25 Daniel Cifuentes, Ph.D.
Boston University School of Medicine
miR-144/451 Cluster: The Trojan Horse of Hematopoietic microRNAs NEIDL Elke Mühlberger
May 2 Catharine Bosio, Ph.D.
NIAID, NIH
Manipulation of Host Cell Metabolism as a Mechanism of Virulence for Francisella tularensis NEIDL Elke Mühlberger
May 9 Balaji Manicassamy, Ph.D.
University of Chicago
Viral and Host Determinants of Avian H5N1 Influenza Virus Pathogenesis NEIDL Ron Corley
May 16 Robert Stahelin, Ph.D.
Purdue University
College of Pharmacy
Lipid-Dependent Assembly and Budding of Filoviruses NEIDL Elke Mühlberger
May 23 Carl Ware, Ph.D.
Sanford Burnham Prebys
Medical Discovery Institute
Immunology Jeff Browning

 

The Department of Microbiology, Program in Infectious Diseases Training Program, and Immunology Training Program Trainee Seminar/Journal Club sessions are held on Mondays at 12:00 noon in the Microbiology Conference Room L504.

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Spring 2018 MICROBIAL PATHOGENESIS, INFLAMMATION, AND IMMUNOLOGY JOURNAL CLUB
Date Program Presenter
Paper
Tuesday, Apr 3,
10:00 AM
Dissertation Defense Seminar Ian Francis “The Characterization of Novel Transgenic Murine Models of Neisseria Gonorrhoeae Infection and Development of a Natural Outer Membrane Vesicle Anti-Gonococcal Vaccine Candidate”
Thursday, Apr 5,
11:00 AM
Dissertation Defense Seminar Stephanie Pavlovich “Genomic Analysis and Examination of Innate Antiviral Immunity in the Egyptian Rousette Bat”
Apr 9 Immunology Journal Club Alexander Barron “Translocation of a gut pathobiont drives autoimmunity in mice and humans”

SM Vieira, M Hiltensperger, V Kumar, D Zegarra-Ruiz, C Dehner, N Khan, … Science 359 (6380), 1156-1161

Apr 16 No Seminar
Apr 23 Postdoctoral Seminars John Ruedas
(Connor Lab)
and
Barbara Ludeke
(Fearns Lab)
Wednesday,
Apr 25,
2:00 PM
Dissertation Defense Seminar Sila Ataca (Kepler Lab)
Apr 30 Inflammation Journal Club Molly Braun Matthew A. Takata, Daniel Gonçalves-carneiro, Trinity M. Zang, Steven J. Soll, Ashley York, Daniel blanco-Melo & Paul D. bieniasz’s “CG dinucleotide suppression enables antiviral defense targeting non-self RNA”