May 2017 17

Tuesday, 02 May 2017 16:00

Department of Neurosciences
Location: NE1-205
Title: "The role of astrocyte-dependent IFNg signaling in controlling adaptive immunity to viral CNS infection"
Ángel Reyes-Rodriguez, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Laboratory of Dr. Conni Bergmann

Wednesday, 03 May 2017 10:00

Department of Neurosciences
Location: NE1-205
Title: "Vesicular Glutamate Release from Astrocytes at the Interface of Signaling and Metabolism"
Vladimir Parpura, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Neurobiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Monday, 08 May 2017 12:30

Genomic Medicine Institute
Location: NE1-205
Title: Oligodendrocyte Maturation and Function in a Murine Model of PTEN-ASD
By Hyunpil Lee

Tuesday, 09 May 2017 14:00

Department of Cancer Biology
Location: NC1-202
Title: "Exploring PKN1 as a therapeutic target to inhibit SRF-dependent AR action in prostate cancer"
Cancer Biology Seminar Series- Presented by, Balaji Venkadakrishnan, B.E., Graduate Student, Dr. Heemers Lab, Department of Cancer Biology

Tuesday, 09 May 2017 16:00

Department of Neurosciences
Location: NE1-205
Title: "Anatomical and functional study of the ascending cerebello-cortical projections in rodents using MRI"
Luciene Covolan, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow, Laboratory of Dr. Andre Machado

Wednesday, 10 May 2017 10:00

Department of Neurosciences
Location: NE1-205
Title: "Noncoding RNAs and ischemic brain damage"
Raghu Vemuganti, PhD, Professor and Vice Chair for Basic Research, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Friday, 12 May 2017 10:00

Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine
Location: NC1-202
Title: "Defensins: Friends or Foes?
Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, Guest Speaker Dr. Douglas Cines, Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Friday, 12 May 2017 10:00

Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine
Location: NC1-202
Title: "Defensins: Friends or Foes?"
Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine Guest Speaker Douglas Cines, M.D., Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Monday, 15 May 2017 12:30

Genomic Medicine Institute
Location: NE1-205
Title: Tech talk: optimizing protocols for microRNA and mtDNA sequencing
By Micheala Aldred, PhD Genomic Medicine Institute, Associate Staff

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 14:00

Department of Cancer Biology
Location: NC1-202
Title: "Cholesterol negatively regulates IL-9 producing CD8+ T cell differentiation and antitumor activity"
Cancer Biology Seminar Series - Presented by, Xingzhe Ma, PhD, Research Fellow, Yi Lab, Department of Cancer Biology

Friday, 19 May 2017 10:00

Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine
Location: NC1-202
Title: "Targeting colorectal cancer with Wnt inhibitors"
Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, Guest Speaker David Robbins, Ph.D., University of Miami, Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, Molecular Oncology Program, Miami, FL

Tuesday, 23 May 2017 14:00

Department of Cancer Biology
Location: NC1-202
Title: "p53: the good, the bad and the ugly"
Cancer Biology Guest Speaker - Hua Lu, PhD, Tulane University School of Medicine

Tuesday, 23 May 2017 16:00

Department of Neurosciences
Location: NE1-205
Title: "BACE1-dependent Neuregulin-1 signaling in schizophrenia"
Qingyuan Fan, M.D., Ph.D., Laboratory of Dr. Riqiang Yan

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 12:00

Department of Immunology
Location: NC1-202
Title: Dept of Immunology Students/Fellows Research In Progress Series
Liz Hong (Graduate Student, Li Lab)

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 10:00

Department of Neurosciences
Location: NE1-205
Title: "Misshaping the endoplasmic reticulum in neurologic disease: lessons from the hereditary spastic paraplegias"
Craig Blackstone, MD, PhD, Senior Investigator and Section Chief, Neurogenetics Branch, NINDS, NIH

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 12:00

Department of Immunology
Location: NC1-202
Title: Department of Immunology Faculty Research in Progress Series, "Tales of Breaks and Chromosome Ends: MRN, NHEJ, Telomere Formation and Searching for the Mechanism of Checkpoint Suppression"
Kurt Runge, Ph.D., Staff, Department of Immunology

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 17:00

Genomic Medicine Institute
Location: Q1-300
Title: Tumor Genomic Profiling: Current Status, Future Directions
Davendra Sohal, MD