All seminars are held in room 240 Physical Sciences
Tuesdays, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
unless otherwise indicated.

October 4
Jeff Gralnick, Associate Professor
Department of Microbiology & Immunology, University of Minnesota

"Flavin Shuttles and Their Potential Role in Mediating Interspecies Electron Transfer"

October 11
Gisele Miglioranza Rizzi, 3rd Year
Smith Lab, METX Department, UC Santa Cruz

"Skeletal Lead: Assessing the true magnitude of lead poisoning in California Condors"

SPECIAL SEMINAR: Wednesday, October 12
Dr. Howard Hang, Associate Professor
The Rockefeller University

"Elucidation of commensal bacteria protection mechanisms against enteric pathogens"

October 18
Dr. Paul Blum, Professor
School of Biological Sciences, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

"Repurposing bacterial toxins: from death to restoration"

October 25
Dr. Steve Salipante, Assistant Professor
University of Washington

"Applications of large-scale whole genome sequencing in microbiology"

November 1
Dr. Aaron Wright, IO Prototype & Pilot Scientist
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory 

"Microbial vitamin transport and drug metabolism revealed by activity-based profiling"

November 29
Dr. Jim Imlay, Professor
University of Illinois

"Molecular explainations for the toxicity of oxygen"

December 6
Dr. Michael Bank, Adjunct Associate Professor
University of Massachusetts Amherst

"Mercury Bioaccumulation in Diverse Environments: Science and Policy Implications"