Winter 2010 Seminars

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

Tuesday, January 5, 2010

TBA

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Host: Camps
"Small Is The New Big: Toxoplasma Gondii Specifically Modulates The Abundance Of Key Host microRNA’s That Are Important In The Interaction Between Toxoplasma And Its Host"
Gus Zeinter, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University School of Medicine

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Host: Flegal
"The Impact of Recreational Suction Dredging on Mercury Mobility and Speciation in the South Yuba River-Humbug Creek Delta"
Mark Marvin-DiPasquale, Microbial Ecologist, US Geological Survey, Menlo Park

Friday, January 26, 2010

Host: Yildiz
"Vibrio cholerae Biofilm Formation"
Nick Fong, Director, Assistant Specialist, Microbiology & Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Santa Cruz

Tuesday, February 2, 2010

Host: Auerbuch Stone
"Genome-Wide And Mechanistic Investigations Into Intestinal Microbiota Function And Manipulation"
Justin Sonnenberg Barlow, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University School of Medicine

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Host: Ottemann
"Light sensing by bacterial LOV-domain proteins: Molecular Calisthenics at their best?"
Roberto Bogomolni, Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Santa Cruz

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Host: Ottemann

"The New Nitrogen Cycle: Insights from the Physiology, Genomics and Ecology of Ammonia-Oxidizing Archaea"
Jose de la Torre, Department of Biology, San Francisco State University

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

"Isotopic Composition of Cadmium in the California Current"
Cheryl Zurbrick, Graduate Student, Microbiology & Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Santa Cruz
25 minute seminar

TBA
Melisa Masuda, Graduate Student, Microbiology & Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Santa Cruz
25 minute seminar

Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Title TBA
Walter Adams, Graduate Student, Microbiology & Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Santa Cruz
25 minute seminar

"The Role of Decaheme Cytochrome MtrA in Shewanella sp. str. ANA-3"
Carolina Reyes, Graduate Student, Microbiology & Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Santa Cruz
25 minute seminar

Tuesday, March 9, 2010

"Helicobacter pylori Swimming Behavior and Chemotaxis with Iron(III) and Zinc(II)"
Lisa Collison, Graduate Student, Microbiology & Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Santa Cruz
25 minute seminar

"Characterization of the H. pylori Autotransporter Protein HP0289"
Will Sause, Graduate Student, Microbiology & Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Santa Cruz
25 minute seminar