Winter 2011 Seminars

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

Tuesday, January 4, 2011    Re-scheduled for January 28, 2011

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Host: Vicki Stone
"Identification of a Molecular Target for the Yersinia Protein Kinase A"
Lorena Navarro, Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology, University of California, Davis

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

TBA

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

California Institute for Quanitatitive Biosciences (QB3) Distinguished Seminar
11:30 AM, Light refreshments will be served in the PSB 2nd floor Atrium
Host: Vicki Stone
"D-amino Acid Regulation of Cell Wall Remodeling"
Matthew Waldor, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Channing Laboratory and HHMI, Harvard University

Friday, January 28, 2011

12-1 PM, E2 499
Host: Don Smith
"Atrazine-Induced Protein Adduct Formation as a Molecular Mechanism of Endocrine Disruption"
William H. Hanneman, Director, Center for Environmental Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Science, Colorado State University

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Host: Manel Camps
"The Dynamics of Microbial Adaptation"
Miriam Barlow, Assistant Professor, School of Natural Sciences, University of California, Merced

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Host: Karen Ottemann
“That Which Does Not Kill TB Makes it Stronger: Mechanisms of Antibiotic Tolerance During Tuberculosis”
Lynn Connolly, Assistant Adjunct Professor, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

"Manganese: How its Relationship with Secretory Pathway Ca2+ ATPases and Golgi Phosphoprotein 4 May Link to Neurotoxicity"
Melisa Masuda, Graduate Student, Microbiology & Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Santa Cruz
25 minute seminar

“Cadmium in the North Pacific Ocean”
Cheryl Zurbrick, Graduate Student, Microbiology & Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Santa Cruz
25 minute seminar

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Helicobacter pylori Chemotaxis is Needed to Induce a Pathological Th17 Immune Response”
Annah Rolig, Graduate Student, MCD Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz
25 minute seminar

Thursday, March 1, 2011

"Host-Pathogen Interactions: The T3SS of Yersinia pseudotuberculosis and the Innate Immune System"
Walter Adams, Graduate Student, Microbiology & Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Santa Cruz
25 minute seminar

"Regulation of Biofilm Formation in Vibrio cholerae"
Andrew Cheng, Graduate Student, Microbiology & Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Santa Cruz
25 minute seminar

Thursday, March 8, 2011

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

“Exploring the Boundaries of Human DNA Repair Proteins Using E. coli Models"
Chris Troll, Graduate Student, Microbiology & Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Santa Cruz
25 minute seminar