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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FALL 2017 MICROBIAL PATHOGENESIS, INFLAMMATION, AND IMMUNOLOGY SEMINAR SERIES
Date/
Location
Speaker Title Program Host
Sept 27
L504
Gregory Melikian, Ph.D.
Emory University
Mechanistic Studies of Virus Entry and Restriction by Host Membrane Proteins Microbiology Andy Henderson
Friday,
Sept 29
NEIDL
Mark Harris, Ph.D.
University of Leeds
The Hepatitis C Virus Protein: Function and Regulation NEIDL Paul Duprex
Oct 4
L504
Jason Rock, PhD.
Boston University
Stem Cells and Lung Repair/ Regeneration Microbiology Ron Corley
Oct 11
Oct 18
NEIDL
Scott Weaver, Ph.D.
University of Texas Medical Branch
Vaccines for Emerging Urban Arboviruses: Chikungunya and Zika NEIDL Ron Corley
Oct 25
L504
Joseph Craft, M.D.
Yale University School of Medicine
CANCELLED: T-Cell Dependent Humoral Immunity Immunology Jeff Browning
Nov 1
NEIDL
James Whitney, Ph.D.
Ragon Institute
Therapeutic Development for Zika Virus Infection NEIDL Ron Corley
Nov 8
Nov 15
L504
Zandrea Ambrose, PhD.
University of Pittsburgh
Microbiology Rahm Gummuluru
Nov 22 No Seminar
Nov 29
NEIDL
Michael Niederweis, Ph.D.
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
Microbiology Igor Kramnik
Dec 6
Dec 13
NEIDL
Jason Botten, Ph.D.
University of Vermont
Virus Particles: Host Machinery Critical for their Formation and Infectivity NEIDL John Connor

 

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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FALL 2017 MICROBIAL PATHOGENESIS, INFLAMMATION, AND IMMUNOLOGY JOURNAL CLUB
Date Program Presenter
Paper
Sept 25 Microbiology Journal Club Foster TL, et al. 2016. Resistance of Transmitted Founder HIV-1 to IFITM-Mediated Restriction. Cell Host Microbe. 20(4):429-442.
Oct 2 Student Seminars Alexander Barron and Matthew Gagne “VCAM Expression by Vascular Adventitial Fibroblasts Correlates with Perivasicular T Cell Accummulation in Human Skin Diseases”
and
“The Effects of Differential T Cell Signaling on HIV Transcription and Latency”
Oct 9 No Seminar
Oct 16 Immunology Journal Club Whitney Manhart Jaitin DA, Weiner A, Yofe I, Lara-Astiaso D, Keren-Shaul H, David E, Salame TM, Tanay A, van Oudenaarden A, Amit I. Dissecting Immune Circuits by Linking CRISPR-Pooled Screens with Single-Cell RNA-Seq. Cell. 2016 Dec 15;167(7):1883-1896.e15. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2016.11.039.
Oct 23 Postdoctoral Seminars
Oct 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”
Nov 6 Student Seminars Tessa Cressey and Kyle Pedro
Nov 13 Microbiology Journal Club
Nov 20 Postdoctoral Seminars
Nov 27 Immunology Journal Club
Dec 4 Student Seminars R Baer and Molly Braun
Dec 11 Inflammation Journal Club
Dec 18 Student Seminars