Microbial Pathogenesis and Immunology Seminar Series

The Department of Microbiology and Immunology Training Program hold a weekly Seminar Series on Wednesdays at 12:00 noon. Please Note: Seminars for the Fall 2020 semester will be held remotely. If you are interested in receiving additional information or zoom links, please email Kathy Marinelli kfurness@bu.edu.

Click here for previous seminars.

Fall 2020
Date Speaker Title Program Host
Oct 7 Britt Glaunsinger, Ph.D.
University of California,
“Controlling the Message: Viral Restriction of Host Gene Expression” NEIDL Tonya Colpitts
Oct 14 Bert Semler, Ph.D.
University of California,
“Exploitation of Nuclear Functions by Cytoplasmic RNA Viruses” NEIDL Mohsan Saeed
Oct 21 Jason McLellan, Ph.D.
University of Texas, Austin
“Structure-Function Studies of the SARS-CoV-2 Spike and Development of COVID-19 Interventions” NEIDL Rachel Fearns 
Oct 28 Joseph Zaia, Ph.D.
Boston University
“Quantifying Changes in Spike Protein Glycosylation during Viral Evolution” NEIDL Ron Corley
Nov 4 No Seminar      
Nov 11 No Seminar      
Nov 18 Sebastian Joyce, Ph.D.
Vanderbilt University
Medical Center
“Taking Antigen Presentation to the Bazar!”
Andy Henderson
Nov 25  No Seminar      
Dec 2  No Seminar      
Dec 9  No Seminar