There are many events that happen on and near campus that interest members of the CMB community. Here is a list of activities that may interest you.

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UVM Calendar of Events


Date Speaker Title Location Seminar
Series
4/16/2014 Dr. Alan
Hauser
Why Are Some Strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa More Virulent Than Others? 101 Stafford Hall MMG
4/15/2014 Ms. Chloe
Adams
TBA Davis Auditorium CMB
Student
4/8/2014 Mr. Adam
Nock
TBA Davis Auditorium CMB
4/1/2014 Mr. James
Nolin
TBA Davis Auditorium CMB
Student
3/25/2014 Mr. Rui
Yang
TBA Davis Auditorium CMB
Student
3/18/2014 Ms. Yao
Li
Contribution of Rho Kinase to TRPM4-Mediated Myogenic Tone in Cerebral Parenchymal Arterioles Davis Auditorium CMB
3/11/2014 Jenna
Foderaro
Small-Molecule Target Identification in Apicomplexan Parasites Davis Auditorium CMB
2/25/2014 Ms. Aimee
Benjamin
Genetic and epigenetic contributions to the variable immune responses of two cattle breeds Davis Auditorium CMB
2/19/2014 Dr. Robert
DeSalle
Genomic challenges to the tree of life 101 Stafford Hall MMG
2/18/2014 Mr. Arsalan
Syed
Differential mechanism of vasodilation by PACAP and CGRP in pressurized rat MMA Davis Auditorium CMB
2/11/2014 Kenneth
Smith
Membrane Biogenesis in Gram-negative bacteria Davis Auditorium CMB
2/4/2014 Mr. Andrew
McKenzie
Cell-matrix tension regulates leading edge PKA activity during cell migration Davis Auditorium CMB
1/28/2014 Mr. Ben
Green
TBA Davis Auditorium CMB
12/17/2013 Wendy
Cannan
TBA Davis Auditorium CMB
12/10/2013 Ms. Kelly
Fimlaid
TBA Davis Auditorium CMB
12/4/2013 Dr. Gary
Mawe
From molecules to motion: How inflammation-induced neuroplasticity alters gut motility Stafford Hall 101 MMG
12/3/2013 Mr. Mel
Symeonides
TBA Davis Auditorium CMB
Student
11/20/2013 Dr. Bennett
Van Houten
Watching DNA repair, one molecule at a time: the use of single molecule techniques to investigate nanomachines. Stafford Hall 101 MMG
11/19/2013 Mr. Chris
Ziegler
TBA Davis Auditorium CMB
11/13/2013 Dr. Boris
Striepen
The algal past and parasite present of Toxoplasma and Cryptosporidium Stafford Hall 101 MMG
11/12/2013 Ms. Jamie
Meadows
TBA Davis Auditorium CMB
11/6/2013 Dr. John
Burke
Personal Genomics: What I learned from my DNA 101 Stafford Hall MMG
11/5/2013 Mr. Brian
Cunniff
Localized energy sensing targets mitochondria to the leading edge of migrating cells Davis Auditorium CMB
Student
10/30/2013 Dr. Esther
Angert
The unusual lives of intestinal bacteria, Epulopiscium spp. and relatives Stafford Hall 101 MMG
10/29/2013 Mr. Jia
Zhou
Neil3 and NEIL1 DNA glycosylases remove oxidative damages from quadruplex DNA and exhibit preferences for lesions in the telomeric sequence context Davis Auditorium CMB
10/22/2013 Mr. Luther
Pollard
UCS protein Rng3p Activates Myosin-II Assembly and Motility during Cytokinesis in Fission Yeast Davis Auditorium CMB
10/15/2013 Mr. Benjamin
King
The Dynamics and composition of arenavirus replication factories Davis Auditorium CMB
Student
10/9/2013 Dr. Zemer
Gitai
Strange Bedfellows: The cytoskeleton and metabolism in bacteria Stafford Hall 101 MMG
10/8/2013 Jane
Tully
Classical and alternative NF-κB pathways in lung epithelium: impacts in allergic airway disease and avenues for redox regulation Davis Auditorium CMB
Student
10/2/2013 Dr. Amy
Camp
Feeding tubes and switches in bacterial development Stafford Hall 101 MMG
10/1/2013 Ms. Shruthi
Krishnamurthy
Functional analysis of the cytoplasmic tail of T.gondii AMA1 Davis Auditorium CMB
9/25/2013 Dr. Kumaran
Ramamurthi
Morphogenesis of large structures during development Stafford Hall 101 MMG
9/24/2013 Dr. Alicia
Ebert
"Molecular Mechanisms of Eye Development" Davis Auditorium CMB
9/18/2013 Dr. Lee
Kroos
From Bacterial Development to Human Health Stafford Hall 101 MMG
9/17/2013 Mr. Christian
Jordan
Helicase-SSB interactions in the DNA recombination, replication, and repair Davis Auditorium CMB
Student
9/11/2013 Dr. Sloan
Siegrist Palmore
Coordinate regulation of virulence and peptidoglycan remodeling by an intracellular pathogen Stafford Hall 101 MMG
9/10/2013 Ms. Parna
Ghosh
Role of Heme Oxygenase in regulating expression of ROS-generating enzymes in Medicago truncatula Davis Auditorium CMB
Student
9/6/2013 Dr. Prachi
Ghule
Histone Gene Regulators and Cell Cycle Given C443 Biochemistry
8/9/2013 Dr. Alan
Howe
Cancer Research Journal Club (CRJC): Organizational Meeting Given C443 Biochemistry
7/24/2013 Dr. Reuben
Harris
Retroviral Immunity (the good) and Carcinogenesis (the bad) Through Enzymatic DNA Stafford Hall 101 MMG
7/9/2013 Mr. Rui
Yang
Role of IL-6 in mitochondrial function in CD4 cells Davis Auditorium CMB
Student
7/9/2013 Changjiang
Yu
Base Excision Repair Associated Chromatin Remodeling Davis Auditorium CMB
7/2/2013 Ms. Laura
Director
Filamin A-A Potential PKA Anchoring Protein Davis Auditorium CMB
Student
7/2/2013 Mr. Adam
Nock
Transcriptional Regulation of Choline Catabolism in Burkholderia thailandensis Davis Auditorium CMB
6/25/2013 Ms. Chloe
Adams
Towards a structural understanding of spore germination in Clostridium difficile Davis Auditorium CMB
Student
6/18/2013 Ms. Krithika
Rao
Addressing cardiac repair through principles of stem cell biology Davis Auditorium CMB
Student
6/11/2013 Mr. Ben
Green
Epigenetic contribution to individual variation in response to lipopolysaccharide in bovine dermal fibroblasts Davis Auditorium CMB
5/28/2013 Mr. Arsalan
Syed
The Involvement of Neuropeptides PACAP and CGRP in Vasodilation of the Middle Meningeal Artery: Implication in Migraine Davis Auditorium CMB
5/21/2013 Ms. Aimee
Benjamin
The dermal fibroblast as a model cell to predict the innate immune response to an intra-mammary bacteria challenge in dairy cattle Davis Auditorium CMB
5/14/2013 Mr. Mel
Symeonides
Cellular Biology of HIV-1 Envelope-Induced Fusion Davis Auditorium CMB
Student
5/7/2013 Mr. Luther
Pollard
Tracking the Importance of Tropomyosin in Myosin-V-Dependent Transport in Fission Yeast Davis Auditorium CMB
5/1/2013 Dr. Dao
Nguyen
Antibiotic tolerance in Pseudomonas aeruginosa Davis Auditorium MMG
4/30/2013 Kenneth
Smith
Membrane Biogenesis in Gram-negative bacteria Davis Auditorium CMB
4/17/2013 Dr. Rachel
Dutton
Food for thought: Cheese as a model microbial ecosystem Davis Auditorium MMG
4/16/2013 Dr. Alan
Howe
What are the three biggest unanswered questions in our/your field? Davis Auditorium CMB
4/10/2013 Dr. Benjamin
Morin
Functional and structural studies of negative-strand RNA viruses L polymerases HSRF 400 MMG
4/9/2013 Ms. Yao
Li
Involvement of TRPM4 in Pressure and Agonist-Induced Vasoconstriction in the Cerebral Microcirculation Davis Auditorium CMB
4/2/2013 Wendy
Cannan
Nucleosomes partially suppress double strand DNA break formation during attempted based excision repair of clustered lesions Davis Auditorium CMB
3/29/2013 Dr. Jeff
Sekelsky
Anti-crossover and anti-anti-crossover activities in double-strand break repair Given C443 Classroom Biochemistry
3/27/2013 Dr. Laurie
Comstock
Interactions between bacterial members of the colonic microbiota Davis Auditorium MMG
3/26/2013 Mr. Todd
Cramer
Control of Candida albicans biofilms on silicone substrates Davis Auditorium CMB
3/22/2013 Dr. Kristen
Slade
Enzyme Kinetics of Alcohol Dehydrogenase in Crowded Solutions Given C443 Classroom Biochemistry
3/20/2013 Mr. Matthew
Whelihan
The Role of the Red Cell Membrane in Thrombin Generation Given C443 Classroom Biochemistry
Student
3/19/2013 Mr. Vivekanand
Sharma
An in silico approach to identifying potential phyto-therapies Davis Auditorium CMB
3/12/2013 Mr. Chris
Ziegler
Z & Company: The Role of Cellular Proteins in the Function of the Arenavirus Matrix Protein Z Davis Auditorium CMB
2/26/2013 Dr. Darcy
Wagner
Mechanotransduction: Making the Stretch Towards Ex Vivo Lung Tissue Regeneration Davis Auditorium CMB
2/22/2013 Ms. Jill
Jemison
"Millennials, technology and teaching opportunities" Given C443 Classroom Biochemistry
2/19/2013 Dr. Alan
Howe
Scientific vs Lay Presentations; talking to the public about your science Davis Auditorium CMB
2/13/2013 Dr. Mark
Nelson
Elementary Ca2+ signals through endothelial TRPV4 channels regulate vascular function HSRF 400 MMG
2/12/2013 Dr. Robert
Hondal
The Selenium Paradox: The Chemical Basis for the Use of Selenocysteine in Enzymes Davis Auditorium CMB
2/6/2013 Dr. Robert
DeSalle
CANCELLED Davis Auditorium MMG
2/5/2013 Dr. Elizabeth
Yeh
Targeting a Novel AMPK-related Protein Kinase in Breast Cancer Davis Auditorium CMB
1/30/2013 Dr. Jeffrey
Spees
Priming with ligands secreted by human stromal progenitors (p75MSCs) promotes grafts of cardiac stem cells after myocardial infarction HSRF 300 MMG
1/29/2013 Mr. James
Nolin
Redox-based control of inflammatory signaling in airway epithelial cells Davis Auditorium CMB
Student
1/22/2013 Mr. Brian
Cunniff
Mitochondrial Architecture, Oxidant Production, and Redox Signaling in Malignant Mesothelioma Cells Davis Auditorium CMB
Student
1/18/2013 Dr. Anne
Mason
Transferrin Mediated Iron Delivery to Cells Given C443 Classroom Biochemistry
1/16/2013 Dr. Vincent
Racaniello
Antagonism of innate immunity by picornaviruses HSRF 400 MMG
1/15/2013 Mr. Andrew
McKenzie
“Mechano-Regulation of leading edge PKA activity during ovarian cancer cell migration Davis Auditorium CMB
12/12/2012 Dr. Bryce
Nickels
NanoRNAs: a new class of regulatory small RNAs Stafford Hall 101 MMG
12/11/2012 Ms. Kelly
Fimlaid
A novel bifurcated pathway regulates sporulation in Clostridium difficile Davis Auditorium CMB
11/28/2012 Dr. Simon
Dove
Essential transcription regulators in Pseudomonas and Francisella Stafford Hall 101 MMG
11/27/2012 Dr. Alan
Howe
Blogging in Science: Peer Review vs. Field Review Davis Auditorium CMB
11/14/2012 Dr. Anthony
Sinai
Autophagy in Toxoplasma gondii: a matter of life and death Stafford Hall 101 MMG
11/13/2012 Mr. Christian
Jordan
DNA Repair, Replication, and Recombination in Bacteriophage T4 Davis Auditorium CMB
Student
11/7/2012 Dr. Heran
Darwin
Breaking TB: Pup, proteasomes and pathogenesis Stafford Hall 101 MMG
11/6/2012 Ms. Jamie
Meadows
P. aeruginosa metabolism and regulation of carnitine and its derivatives Davis Auditorium CMB
10/31/2012 Dr. Scarlet
Shell
Sculpting the transcriptome of a pathogen: from DNA methylation to mRNA processing in Mycobacterium tuberculosis Stafford Hall 101 MMG
10/30/2012 Dr. Adam
Sateriale
Gene regulation in phagocytic Entamoeba histolytica Davis Auditorium CMB
Student
10/24/2012 Dr. Christopher
Lima
Structure and activities of the eukaryotic RNA exosome Stafford Hall 101 MMG
10/23/2012 Ms. Jamie
Abbott
"An Evaluation of Antipsychotic Drugs as Treatment options for Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder" Given C443 Biochemistry
Student
10/23/2012 Dr. Alan
Howe
Going paperless – Electronic lab notebooks (ELNs) Davis Auditorium CMB