Winter 2008 Seminars

Seminars are held in Physical Sciences Building, Rm. 240, from 12-1 PM, unless noted otherwise.

Tuesday, January 29, 2008   Cancelled

Host: Ottemann
TBA
Kathryn Eaton, Associate Professor, Unit for Laboratory Animal Medicine, University of Michigan

Tuesday, February 5, 2008

Host: Smith/Jursa
"Immune Responses In Alzheimer's Disease And Neurodegeneration"
Tony Wyss-Coray, Department of Neurology, Stanford University Medical Center

Tuesday, February 12, 2008

Host: Camps
"Invasion By Toxoplasma gondii: Into a Host Cell and into the Marine Environment"
Dr. David Alexander, Assistant Research Toxicologist, Microbiology & Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Santa Cruz

Tuesday, February 19, 2008   No Seminar Scheduled

Tuesday, February 26, 2008

Host: Ottemann
"Recombinase-Based in vivo Expression Technology Identifies Helicobacter pylori Virulence Factors"
Dr. Andrea Castillo, Assistant Research Scientist, Microbiology & Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Santa Cruz

Tuesday, March 4, 2008

Host: Saltikov
"The Role of a Tetraheme C-Type Cytochrome in the Arsenate Respiratory Pathway in Shewanella"
Kamrun Zargar, Graduate Student, Microbiology & Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Santa Cruz
25 minute seminar

"The Role of Multiheme Cytochromes in Microbial Iron(III) Reduction and Arsenic Mobilization"
Carolina Reyes, Graduate Student, Microbiology & Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Santa Cruz
25 minute seminar

Tuesday, March 11, 2008

Host: Yildiz/Smith
"Molecular Analysis Of Biofilm Formation In Vibrio cholerae"
Kivanc Bilecen, Graduate Student, Microbiology & Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Santa Cruz
25 minute seminar

"Neurobehavioral Consequences of Manganese Effects on the Developing Dopaminergic System"
Cynthia Kern, Graduate Student, Microbiology & Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Santa Cruz
25 minute seminar