South Texas Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases

2014 Spring Seminar Series


January 24, 2014

Identifying Protective Chlamydial Antigens and Women Who Would Most Benefit from a Vaccine
Toni Darville, PhD, University of Pittsburg School of Medicine

January 31, 2014

EHEC Sings, Pour Some Sugar on Me
Vanessa Sperandio, PhD, UT Southwestern School of Medicine

February 7, 2014

Using Transposon Site Hybridization and Gnotobiotic Mice to Study Salmonella Interactions with Other Microbes
Brian Ahmer, PhD, Ohio State University

February 14, 2014

Swine Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Isolates Form Robust Biofilms
Tracy L. Nicholson, PhD, National Animal Disease Center-ARS-USDA

February 21, 2014

Faculty Candidate Seminar
NOTE: This seminar will take place in BSB 3.03.02

February 28, 2014

Faculty Candidate Seminar
NOTE: This seminar will take place in BSB 3.03.02

March 7, 2014

Identification of New Compounds Against Fungal Sphingolipids
Maurizio del Poeta, PhD, Stony Brook University

March 14, 2014

Spring Break

March 21, 2014

Notch One Up for Multiple Sclerosis Therapy
William J. Karpus, PhD, Northwestern University

March 28, 2014

Faculty Candidate Seminar
NOTE: This seminar will take place in BSB 3.03.02

April 4, 2014

TBA
Patrick Ketter, PhD Candidate, UTSA

April 11, 2014

Faculty Candidate Seminar
NOTE: This seminar will take place in BSB 3.03.02

April 18, 2014

Functional Genomics: From Microarray to Next Generation Sequencing
Zhao Lai, PhD, UT Health Science Center at San Antonio

April 25, 2014

Suppressive Myeloid Cells: Possible Homeostatic Mechanism in Chronic Inflammation
Xin Li, PhD, Ohio State University