Microbiology at Miami
Microbiology at Miami
Microbiology at Miami
Microbiology at Miami
Microbiology at Miami
Microbiology at Miami
Microbiology at Miami
Microbiology at Miami
Microbiology at Miami

Graduate Student Seminars

MBI 690 Seminars
Spring 2015

218 Pearson Hall
Mondays@4:15 pm


February 2

Organizational Meeting
 

February 9

Cecily Wood
Characterization of a novel pili operon in Acinetobacter baumannii ATCC 17978 

February 16

Wei Li
 Diversity, metabolic versatility and potential interactions of microbial eukaryotes (protists) residing in ice-covered Antarctic lakes

February 23

Ashwani Kumar
 Optimizing parameters for metavelvet in metagenomic assembly

March 2

NO SEMINAR
 

March 9

Dinesh Hariraju
 Diversity and physiology of methylamine utilizing anaerobic Archaea and Bacteria

March 16

NO SEMINAR
 

March 23

NO SEMINAR - Spring Break
 

March 30

Adam Creighbaum
 Examination of corrinoid-binding proteins involved in anaerobic methylotrophic metabolism

April 6

Greg Cook
 A comparative study of iron stress in an Antarctic psychrophile vs. a model mesophile

April 13

Isha Kalra
 Lipid accumulation in an Antarctic psychrophilic green alga and a model mesophile under environmental stress

April 15

Monica Feng
 Properties of Mycoplasma pneumoniae biofilms

April 27

Gabrielle Lopez
  Impact of cellular DNA repair proteins and chromatin alterations on Adenovirus DNA replication

May 4

Jananie Rockwood
 Discovering virulence factors of M. iowae by developing molecular tools