Journal Club & Seminars

Seminars are on Tuesday mornings from 9-10am. Streaming and archived seminars are available for viewing with MyAccess credentials at the following links: Fall 2015, Winter 2016, Spring 2016, Fall 2016, Winter 2017, Spring 2017, Fall 2017, Winter 2018, Fall 2018, Winter 2019, Spring 2019

Date Speaker Title Location Lab/Institution
9/11/18 Peggy Cotter CDI System-Mediated Cooperation, Competition, and DNA Transposition in Burkholderia N-217 (Parnassus) UNC Chapel Hill
9/18/18 Elif Karagoz Sensing and responding to protein folding stress in the Endoplasmic Reticulum N-217 (Parnassus) UCSF - Walter Lab
9/25/18 Joel Ernst An unconventional host-pathogen arms race in tuberculosis N-217 (Parnassus) UCSF - Ernst Lab
10/2/18 Mark Voorhies Transcriptional Regulation of Thermal Dimorphism in Histoplasma capsulatum N-217 (Parnassus) UCSF - Sil Lab
10/9/18 & 10/10/18 Michi Taga

Corrinoids in Communities: Nutrient Sharing in the Microbial World

N-217 (Parnassus) on 10/9/18

Treasure Island Conference Room (CZ Biohub) on 10/10/18

 UC Berkeley
10/16/18 Kelsey Haas

Systems Biology Approaches to Identify Influenza a Virus Mechanisms for Host Shutoff

N-217 (Parnassus)  UCSF - Krogan Lab
10/23/18 Senan Mendoza  A Phage’s Nucleus-like Structure Confers Pan-resistance to Bacterial Immune Systems N-217 (Parnassus)  UCSF - Bondy-Denomy Lab
10/30/18 Margaret Alexander Using diet to alter immune activation by Eggerthella lenta metabolites: eating away at autoimmunity    N-217 (Parnassus)  UCSF - Turnbaugh Lab
11/6/18 Yan Zhang Translational Control: Coming in from the Cold N-217 (Parnassus)  UCSF - Gross Lab
11/13/18 Beatrice Osuna  A Two-domain Phage Protein Inhibits Cas9 and Modulates Phage Transcription N-217 (Parnassus) UCSF - Bondy-Denomy Lab
11/20/18 n/a      
11/27/18 John Boothroyd The Challenge of Living in a Bubble: How Toxoplasma gondii Manipulates the Host Cell Cycle from Inside a Parasitophorous Vacuole N-217 (Parnassus) Stanford
12/4/18 Sara Cherry  Using Functional Genomics to Discover New Facets of Antiviral Immunity N-217 (Parnassus) U Penn
12/11/18 Kristine Trotta Genetic determinants of E. coli Susceptibility to Interbacterial Antagonism N-217 (Parnassus) UCSF - Chou Lab
12/18/18 Elze Rackaityte Bacteria in Human Intestine Promote Mucosal Immune Development in Utero N-217 (Parnassus) UCSF - Lynch Lab
12/25/18 n/a      
1/1/19 n/a      
1/8/19 n/a      
1/15/19 Sara Sunshine Investigating the Single Cell Response to RSV Infection N-217 (Parnassus)  UCSF - DeRisi Lab
1/22/19 Elizabeth Grice Skin Microbiome Roles in Barrier Function and Repair N-217 (Parnassus)  U Penn
1/29/19 Oscar Aguilar Elucidating the Role of Fc Receptor-mediated NK Responses in the Control of Mouse Cytomegalovirus Infection N-217 (Parnassus)  UCSF - Lanier Lab
2/5/19 Marvin Duvlsaint  Antimalarial Drug Sensitivity in Uganda and the Impact of Resistance Determinants on Parasite Fitness N-217 (Parnassus) UCSF - Rosenthal Lab
2/12/19 Jeanmarie Gonzalez Elucidating the Role of the Skin Barrier Protein Filaggrin in Shaping the Adaptive Immune Response to Skin Commensals N-217 (Parnassus)  UCSF - Sharschmidt Lab
2/19/19 Kim Lewis The Hunt for New Antibiotics N-217 (Parnassus)  Northwestern
2/26/19 Ephraim Tsalik Harnessing the Hose Response for Real Time Infectious Disease Diagnosis N-217 (Parnassus)  Duke
3/5/19 Eric Dang Intracellular detection of fungi by the innate immune system N-217 (Parnassus)  UCSF - Madhani Lab
3/12/19 Zemer Gitai 

Mechano-microbiology: From Forces to Drugs for Superbugs  

N-217 (Parnassus)  Princeton
3/19/19 Igor Brodsky Regulation of Cell Death and Inflammatory Signaling during Bacterial Infection N-217 (Parnassus)  U Penn
3/26/19 Norma Andrews Plasma Membrane Wounding and Repair: Implications for Infection and Immunity N-217 (Parnassus)  University of Maryland
4/2/19 Paola Soto Perez An Active CRISPR-Cas System in a Member of the Human Gut Microbiota: Eggerthella lenta N-217 (Parnassus) UCSF - Turnbaugh Lab
4/9/19 Gautam Dantas Predicting and Combating Biotic and Abiotic Disruptions to Diverse Microbiomes N-217 (Parnassus)  Washington University
4/16/19 Jim Kronstad Nutrient Regulation of Fungal Virulence N-217 (Parnassus)  UBC
4/23/19 Nadia Herrera  Investigating the Role of ESX-1 in cell-cell communication of mycobacteria N-217 (Parnassus)  UCSF - Rosenberg Lab
4/30/19 Julia Noack

Legionella's interplay with the host cell UPR(s)

N-217 (Parnassus)  UCSF - Mukherjee Lab 
5/7/19 Harmit Malik

Molecular arms-races between host and viral genomes

N-217 (Parnassus)  Fred Hutch
5/14/19 Susan Gottesman Post-transcriptional Regulation and the Bacterial Response to Stress N-217 (Parnassus) NIH
5/21/19 Ujjwal Rathore   N-217 (Parnassus) UCSF - Marson Lab
5/28/19 Karla Kirkegaard   N-217 (Parnassus) Stanford