Spring 2005 Seminars

DateSpeaker, Affiliation, TitleSpeaker, Affiliation, Title
1/12Erik Skaar, FAC Candidate
The Theft of a Precious Metal: Iron Acquisition in Staphylococcus aureus pathogenesis
Dr. J. Thomas Parsons
1/26David Mangus, FAC CandidateDr. J. Thomas Parsons
2/2George O’Toole, PhD., Dartmouth
Biofilm formation by Pseudomonas
Dr. Dean Kedes
2/9Roger Vogelmann, FAC CandidateDr. J. Thomas Parsons
2/23Loren Erickson, FAC Candidate Dr. J. Thomas Parsons
3/2Fei Wang, FAC Candidate Dr. J. Thomas Parsons
3/9Antonio DiGiandomenico
3rd Robert R. Wagner Prize Recipient
“Protection from distinct Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections: A novel polysaccharide-vaccine approach”
Dr. J. Thomas Parsons
3/16Student Research Rotation Symposium
Note different times: 3:00pm – 6:00pm
Dr. Kodi Ravichandran
4/6Duane Compton, PhD, Dartmouth Medical College
Mechanisms of Chromosome Movement in Human Cells
Dr. Ian Macara
4/20Bruce Hamilton, PhD., UCSD School of Medicine Natural genetic variation in nuclear export factor Nxf1 suppresses retrovirus insertional and alters pre-mRNA processingDr. Lou Hammarskjold
4/27Jonathan Warner, PhD., Albert Einstein College of Medicine
The Central Role of Ribosome Biosynthesis
Dr. Ann Beyer
5/4David Spector, Penn State College of Medicine
Establishment of Early Adenovirus Gene Transcription
Dr. Dan Engel
5/11Student Research Rotation SymposiumDr. Kodi Ravichandran
5/18Richard K. Assoian, Ph.D. Signal Transduction to the Cell CycleDr. Dan Engel
5/25James Kaper, PhD, University of Maryland School of Med.
Regulation of Virulence Factors in Enterohemorrhagic E. coli O157:H7 by Quorum Sensing
Dr. Tom Obrig
6/1Ira Mellman, PhD, Yale University
Cell biology of antigen presentation by dendritic cells
(Distinguished Lecture sponsored by the Departments of Cell Biology and Microbiology and the Programs in Cell and Molecular Biology, Immunology, and Infectious Diseases)
Dr Judith White