Seminars

MIC-291 (after 2016-09-01)

September 21 at 4:10 pm: Dr. Rebecca Parales, “Hybrid Receptors for the Detection of Chemoattractants”, 1022 Life Sciences

September 28 at 4:10 pm: Dr. Neil Hunter, “Regulating Destruction to Recombine the Genome”, 1022 Life Sciences

October 5 at 4:10 pm: Dr. Aurele Piazza (Heyer Lab), “Regulation of DNA strand invasions during homologous recombination and maintenance of genomic stability”, 1022 Life Sciences

October 12 at 4:10 pm: Dr. Andreas Baumler (Dept. of Med. Microbiology & Immunology), “How the host response feeds Enterobacteriaceae”, 1022 Life Sciences

October 19 at 4:10 pm: No seminar, CBS College celebration

October 26 at 4:10 pm: Hsu-Yang Lee (Kowalczykowski Lab), “Real-time imaging of Rad54-mediated chromatin remodeling”, 1022 Life Sciences

November 2 at 4:10 pm Dr. John Roth, “Mutation, selection, and the tyranny of the obvious”, 1022 Life Sciences

November 9 at 4:10 pm Dr. Renee Tsolis (Dept. Med. Microbiol. & Immunology), “The unfolded protein response: an innate immune sensor of bacterial infection?”, 1022 Life Sciences

November 16 at 4:10 pm Dr. Gaurav Sharma (Singer Lab), “Understanding Genome Complexity and Social Networking in Myxobacteria”, 1022 Life Sciences

November 30 at 4:10 pm Dr. Mariel Vazquez, Depts. of Mathematics and Microbiology & Molecular Genetics, “Packing, folding and simplifying DNA topology”, 1022 Life Sciences

January 18 at 4:10 pm Dr. Kyria Boundy-Mills (Dept. Food Science & Technology), Discovery and Innovation at the Phaff Yeast Culture Collection”, 1022 Life Sciences

January 25 at 4:10 pm Dr. Monica Borucki (LLNL), “Recovering Viral Population Diversity to Improve Biosurveillance and Predict Viral Emergence”, 1022 Life Sciences

February 1 at 4:10 pm Dr. Neil Hunter, “Meiosis-Specific Chromosome Structures Protect Recombination Intermediates and Constrain Topoisomerase 3 to Implement Crossing Over”, 1022 Life Sciences

February 8 at 4:10 pm Dr. Katsumi Morimatsu (Kowalczykowski Lab), “Helicases, topoisomerases and nucleases regulate double Holliday junction resolution”, 1022 Life Sciences

February 15 at 4:10 pm Jessica Franco (Coaker Lab, Dept. of Plant Pathology), “Using proteomics to understand the citrus response during Huanglongbing progression”, 1022 Life Sciences

February 22 at 4:10 pm Nina Kirmiz (Mills Lab, Dept. of Food Science & Tech.), “Insights into human milk oligosaccharide and glycan utilization by Bifidobacterium breve SC95, Bifidobacterium longum subsp. longum SC596, and Bifidobacterium longum subsp. infantis ATCC 15697″ 1022 Life Sciences

March 1 at 4:10 pm Dr. Esther Rincon (Collins Lab), “Systematic analysis of neutrophil signaling responses by combining CRISPR genetic perturbations with automated live-cell imaging, 1022 Life Sciences

March 8 at 4:10 pm Dr. Miriam Martin, “Improving student learning in microbiology through peer-to-peer instruction and a collaboratively-designed introductory course”, 1022 Life Sciences

March 15 at 4:10 pm Dr. Esteban Soto Martinez (Vet: Med. & Epidemiology), “Emergent Diseases in Culture and Wild Fish”, 1022 Life Sciences

April 5 at 4:10 pm Dr. Bryce Falk, Department of Plant Pathology, “Viruses, insect vectors and Huanglongbing”, 1022 Life Sciences

April 12 at 4:10 pm Dr. Dawn Sumner, “Tracing the origins of oxygenic photosynthesis and its environmental effects”, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, 1022 Life Sciences

April 19 at 4:10 pm Dr. Ishita Shah, Department of Food Science & Technology,“Outside eaters of Human Milk Oligosaccharides: Potential Cross-Feeding of Pathogens”, 1022 Life Sciences

April 26 at 4:10 pm Dr. Laetitia Wilkins, Dept. of Environmental Science, Policy & Management, UC Berkeley; Genome Center, UC Davis, “Diversity of bacterial symbionts on salmonid eggs: genetic and environmental effects”, 1022 Life Sciences

May 3 at 4:10 pm Dr. Stephen McSorley, Center for Comparative Medicine, “Investigating the secret immunological army”,  1022 Life Sciences

May 10 at 4:10 pm Dr. Pam Ronald, Department of Plant Pathology, “Microbial production of a sulfopeptide that mimics a plant peptide hormone”, 1022 Life Sciences

May 17 at 4:10 pm Dr. Bo Liu, Department of Plant Biology, “Temporal regulation of septation in the filamentous fungus Aspergillus nidulans”, 1022 Life Sciences

May 24 at 4:10 pm Dr. Scott Hansen, Quantitative Biology Institute, University of California, Berkeley,  “Pattern formation and geometry sensing based on stochastic composition fluctuations in a kinase-phosphatase competition reaction”, 1022 Life Sciences

May 31 at 4:10 pm Dr. Michael Bassik, Genetics Department Stanford University, “Development of new CRISPR/Cas9-based tools to study drug interactions through knockout and directed evolution”, 1022 Life Sciences

June 7 at 4:10 pm Dr. Ami Bhatt, Department of Genetics, Stanford University, “Microbial metagenomic plasticity in clinical timescales”, 1022 Life Sciences


MIC-291 “Selected Topics in Microbiology” Seminar Series

Work-in-Progress Seminars

Unless otherwise noted, all seminars are on Wednesdays at 4:10 pm in Life Sciences room 1022.