South Texas Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases

2011 Fall Seminar Series


August 26, 2011

Role of the Mevalonate Pathway in the Patho-Physiology of Borrelia burgdorferi
Tricia Van Laar, UTSA

September 2, 2011

Wrestling with the Flu: Interactions Between the Cellular SUMOylation System and Influenza Virus
German Rosas-Acosta, MSc, PhD, UT El Paso

September 9, 2011

Macrophage Activation During Pulmonary Cryptococcosis
Sarah Hardison, UTSA

September 16, 2011

Evasion of Host Immune Response by Francisella tularensis: A Signaling Point of View
Chandra Shekhar Baskhi, DMV, PhD, New York Medical College

September 23, 2011

Mycoplasma, CARDS Toxin, Airway Disease and Beyond: A "Cold Case" Scenario
Joel B. Baseman, PhD, UT Health Science Center at San Antonio

September 30, 2011

College of Sciences Research Conference

October 7, 2011

Studying the Role of the RpoN/RpoS Regulatory Network in the Infectious Lifecycle of Borrelia burgdorferi
Jon S. Blevins, PhD, University of Arkansas Medical School

October 14, 2011

Micromanagement and Epigenetic Remodeling in Stem Cells
Chin-Hsing Annie Lin, PhD, UTSA
NOTE: This seminar will take place in BSB 3.03.02

October 21, 2011

TBA
Brad D. Jones, PhD, University of Iowa

October 28, 2011

Characterizing "Tick Spit" Proteins to Understand Tick Feeding Biology
Albert Mulenga, PhD, Texas A&M University

November 4, 2011

Spermatogonial Stem Cells in Male Germline Development, Spermatogenesis, and Regeneration
TBA

November 11, 2011

The Unusual Flagellar Organelles of Campylobacter jejuni
David Hendrixson, PhD, UT Southwestern

November 18, 2011

San Antonio Infectious Disease Research Symposium

November 25, 2011

Thanksgiving Break

December 2, 2011

"Gut Feeling" - The Origin of Necrotizing Enterocolitis by Cronobacter sakazakii
Prasadarao Nemani, PhD, University of Southern California

December 9, 2011

TBA
Ryland F. Young III, PhD, Texas A&M University