Fall 2004 Seminars

Fall 2004 Seminars

Fall 2004 Seminar Schedule

Date Speaker, Affiliation, Title Host, Location
9/15 Kuung-Lian Guan, Ph.D., University of Michigan
Regulation of cell growth and cell size by the TSC2 tumor suppression protein
Dr. Kodi Ravichandran

9/22

Max Nibert, Harvard Medical School
Location:  Jordan Hall, Room 1-5
Reovirus entry and assembly: strategies of the large and nonenveloped
Dr. David Rekosh &
Dr. Sue Delos
9/29 Ralph Baric, University of North Carolina
SARS-CoV Genetics and Pathogenesis
Dr. Dan Engel
10/6 Blossom Damania, Ph.D., University of North Carolina
Modulation of Cell Signaling Pathways by Kaposi’s Sarcoma Associated Herpesvirus
Dr. Julie Turner
10/13 Vernon Tesh, Ph.D., Texas A&M
Shiga toxins and signaling: a life and death matter
Dr. Tom Obrig
10/20 Paul Bieniasz , Ph.D., The Rockefeller University
Intrinsic cellular defense against retroviral infection
Dr. Lou Hammarskjold
10/27 Mark Johnston, Ph.D., Washington University Medical School
Feasting, fasting and fermenting: furiously fueling the foolish lifestyle of yeast and tumor cells
Dr. M. Mitchell Smith
11/3 Jeff Rosen, Baylor College of Medicine
Stem/progenitor cells in mammary gland development and breast cancer
Dr. Corinne M. Silva
11/10 Martin Carroll, MD, University of Pennsylvania
The Role of BCR/ABL in Genomic Instability and Leukemia Progression
Dr. Gary Kupfer
11/17 Dr. Ralph R. Isberg, Tufts University School of Medicine
Manipulation of Host Secretory Traffic by an Intracellular Pathogen
Dr. Amy Bouton
12/1 Kenneth Jacobson, University of North Carolina
Looking for Lipid Rafts
Dr. Ian Macara
12/8 Becky Montgomery, University of Wisconsin
Cellular Determinants of Herpes Simplex Virus Entry
Dr. Jay Brown
12/15 Ken Yamada, MD, Ph.D.
Fibronectin-Integrin Interactions in Signaling, Migration, and Development
Dr. Martin Schwartz