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Graduate Student Seminars

MBI 690 Seminars
Fall 2015

218 Pearson Hall
Mondays@4:15 pm

August 31

Organizational Meeting

September 7


September 14

Tyler Garretson
 Baculovirus FP25K localization and aggregate formation during insect cell infection

September 21

Steven Distelhorst
 A Mycoplasma penetrans puzzle: identifying the pieces of the attachment organelle and how they fit together

September 28

Tzvia Springer
 Understanding calmodulin's role in activating Bordetella pertussis adenylate cyclase toxin

October 5

Heather Beck
 Analysis of ribosome binding signals in E.coli mRNA

October 12

Emily Ohneck
 Waging the war against A. baumannii: A study in A. baumannii pathogenesis and the use of novel antimicrobial compounds to fight A. baumannii infections

October 19

Amber Teufel 
 Effect of nutrient amendment on phytoplankton and bacterioplankton production and community structure in two stratified Antarctic lakes

October 26

Hui Shang
 Baculovirus polyhedrin gene and polyhedra

November 2

Wei Li
 Insights into microbial communities in Antarctic lakes

November 9


November 16

Adam Creighbaum
 Methanogenesis from glycine betaine in Methanolobus vulcani B1d

November 23

Monica Feng
 Addressing the role of motility in formation of M. pneumoniae biofilms