Microbiology 799 Seminar Archive: Spring 2009

 Apr 1: Peter Chivers, PhD, Washington University
"Pockets of nickels – metal uptake and regulation in bacteria"
Host: Mike Ibba
Apr 8: No seminar
Apr 15: Brad Cookson, MD PhD, University of Washington
"Pyroptosis: host inflammatory response during infection"
Host: Brian Ahmer
Apr 22: Lisa Craig, PhD, Simon Fraser University
"The Vibrio cholerae Toxin-Coregulated Pilus: Structure, Assembly and
Functions in Cholera Disease"
Host: Bob Munson
Apr 29: Mary O'Riordan, PhD, University of Michigan
"Keeping microbes in their place: the role of compartmentalization in host-pathogen interactions"
Host: Stephanie Saveau
May 6: Cornelius Friedrich, PhD, Dortmund University of Technology
"Bacterial sulfur oxidation: the Sox system of Paracoccus pantotrophus"
Host: Bob Tabita
May 13: Wolfgang Buckel, PhD, Philipps Universitat Marburg
"Energy conservation in amino acid fermenting anaerobic bacteria"
Host: Birgit Alber
May 20: Joseph Mougous, PhD, University of Washington
"Regulation of Type VI Secretion in Pseudomonas aeruginosa"
Host: Dan Wozniak
May 22: Shinichiro Shoji, exit seminar
10:00am, BioSci 668
"Molecular Analysis of tRNA-mRNA Movement in the Ribosome"
Host: Kurt Fredrick
May 22: Michael W. Gray, PhD, Dalhousie University
10:30am, Jennings 155
"Spectacular and bizarre: RNA editing and its evolution in protists"
Hosts: Juan Alfonzo and Jane Jackman
May 27: Eric First, PhD, Louisiana State University
"Through the looking glass. Adventures with D-amino acids"
Host: Mike Ibba
June 3: Jessica Dyszel, exit seminar
"What turtles taught us: Phenotypes of Salmonella SdiA in animals"
Host: Brian Ahmer
June 12: Jessica Wohlgamuth-Benedum, exit seminar
9:00am, BioSci 609
"tRNA editing and modification in trypanosomatid mitochondria"
Host: Juan Alfonzo