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 in L110 (unless otherwise noted). In addition, all seminars will be livestreamed via Zoom, and email reminders containing the Zoom link are sent prior to each seminar. Please email kfurness@bu.edu if you want to be added to the email listserv.

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FALL 2021
Date Speaker Title Program Host
Oct 20 David Martinez, PhD
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
*Virtual Presentation*
“Immunologic Approaches to Preventing and Treating Sarbecovirus Infections” MICRO Lee Wetzler
Oct 27 TBA
Nov 3 Craig Cameron, PhD
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
*Virtual Presentation*
“Antiviral Therapy: Towards the Personal and the Precise” MICRO Andy Henderson
Nov 10 Sebla Kutluay, PhD
Washington Univeristy
“The Unexpected Role of HIV-1 Integrase in Particle Maturation” MICRO Rahm Gummuluru
Nov 17 Ari Molofsky, MD, PhD
University of California, San Francisco
“What’s in a Niche? Type 2 ‘Allergic’ Lymphocyte Topography meets Function” MICRO Jeff Browning
Nov 24 No Seminar
Dec 1 Shawn Lyons, PhD
BUSM
“The RNA Biology of Stress Response” MICRO Rachel Fearns
Dec 8 Mike Kagey, PhD
Leap Therapeutics
“Targeting DKK1 in Oncology” MICRO Jen Cappione