Winter 2009 Seminars

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

Tuesday, January 6, 2009

Host: Ottemann/Lertsethtakarn
"Immunopathology of Helicobacter pylori: What Can We Learn From Mouse Models"
Kathryn Eaton, Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Michigan Medical School

Tuesday, January 13, 2009

Host: Camps/Troll
"Viennese Waltz or Santa Cruz Rave: How Toxoplasma Injects Polymorphic Proteins That Determine the Character of Its Dance With Host"
John Boothroyd, Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Host: Camps/Troll
"The Role of Guidance Cues In Breast: Adhesive Factors and Tumor Suppressors"
Lindsay Hinck, Associate Professor, Department of MCD Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz

Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Host: Saltikov/Reyes
"Electron Transfer at the Microbes-Mineral Interface"
Dr. Jim Fredrickson, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Washington

Tuesday, February 3, 2009

Host: Ottemann/Lertsethtakarn
"Risk And Society: A Review of Recent Qualitative Social Science"
Ravi Rajan, Associate Professor, Department of Environmental Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz

Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Host: Saltikov/Reyes
"Biomaker Studies of Occupational Exposure to Chemicals in China"
Luoping Zhang, Associate Adjunct Professor, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley

Tuesday, February 17, 2009

Host: Ottemann/Lertsethtakarn
"The Battle for Metal Between Staphylococcus aureus and Its Host"
Eric Skaar, Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Vanderbilt University

Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Host: Ottemann/Lertsethtakarn
"Uncultured Environmental Bacteria Model to Understand Human Pathogens"
Cleber Ouverney, Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, San Jose University

Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Host: Saltikov/Reyes
"Conformational Changes Control Activity of Succinate Dehydrogenase (Complex II)"
Gary Cecchini, Molecular Biology Chief, Department of Molecular Biology, University of California, San Francisco

Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Host: Ottemann/Lertsethtakarn Regulation of Camp-Dependent Signaling in P. aeruginosa"
Joanne Engel, Professor, Department of Medical Microbiology & Immunology, University of California, San Francisco