Emerging Challenges in Microbiology and Immunology

Seminar Series | 1005 GBSF Auditorium | Fridays 12:10PM

January 27, 2017
"Transkingdom interactions in the gut"
Speaker: Kenneth Cadwell, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology, New York University School of Medicine
Host: Andreas Bäumler, Ph.D.

January 13, 2017
"Diet-driven evolution of epidemic strains of an enteric pathogen" (PDF)
Speaker: Robert Britton, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Molecular Virology and Microbiology, Baylor College of Medicine
Host: Andreas Bäumler, Ph.D.

December 2, 2016
Lecture: "Toxoplasma proteins that determine strain-specific modulation of the host inflammatory response" (PDF)
Speaker: Jeroen PJ Saeij, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California at Davis
Host: Sumathi Sankaran, Ph.D.

November 18, 2016
Lecture: "A full MHC-matched macaque model of allogeneic stem cell transplantation to understand mechanisms of HIV cure in Timothy Brown” (PDF)
Speaker: Jonah Sacha, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology, Oregon Health & Science University
Host: Dennis Hartigan-O'Connor, Ph.D.

October 27-28, 2016
HMI Retreat »

October 21, 2016
Lecture: “Kicking you when you’re down: 1mm une deficiencies and non typhoidal Salmonella bacteremia" (PDF)
Speaker: Kristen Lokken, Ph.D., Candidate in Microbiology, Laboratory of Dr. Renee Tsolis, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Department of Medical Microbiology & Immunology
Host: Renee Tsolis, Ph.D.

October 07, 2016
Lecture: “Gut Microbiome Transplants Alters Milk Production Efficiency in Dairy Cows” (PDF)
Speaker: Garret Suen, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Bacteriology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Host: Andreas Bäumler, Ph.D.

September 30, 2016
Lecture: "A Molecular Arms Race: The Immune System versus HIV" (PDF)
Speaker: Pamela J. Bjorkman, Ph.D., Centennial Professor of Biology, Division of Biology and Biological Engineering, California Institute of Technology
Host: Satya Dandekar, Ph.D.

September 23, 2016
Lecture:Bacterial manipulation of the host unfolded protein response” (PDF)
Speaker: Shaeri Mukherjee, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, UCSF School of Medicine, Microbiology and Immunology
Host: Renee Tsolis, Ph.D.


Contact the IOR, Dr. José V. Torres (jvtorres@ucdavis.edu), if you would like to meet with the speaker.