< November 2022 >
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  Hope Center/Neurology Monday Noon Seminar - Location: Zoom Conference - Christina Gurnett, MD, PhD - High throughput testing of functional variants to improve patient selection for clinical trials
  Dept. of Developmental Biology - Location: South Building, Room 3907, Philip Needleman Library - Jae K. Lee, PhD - Cellular Heterogeneity in the Injured Spinal Cord
  Thesis Examination - Location: Danforth Campus, Rebstock, Room 322 - Tyler Larsen - Inferring adaptation in social microbes from experimental evolution under relaxed selection
  Immunology Program Research Seminar Series - Location: Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Connor Auditorium - Dr. Vishwa Deep Dixit - Immunometabolic checkpoints of aging
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  Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics - Location: McDonnell Sciences Building, Room 264 - Biochemistry Seminar Room - Ram Dixit. Ph.D. - How plants do the twist
  Dept. of Cell Biology & Physiology - Location: McDonnell Sciences Building, Room 423 - Shan Zha, M.D., Ph.D. - A different kind of pharmacogenetics - From PARPs to KU
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  Dept. of Developmental Biology - Location: South Building, Room 3907, Philip Needleman Library - Chia-Teng Chang - Left–right symmetry of zebrafish embryos requires somite surface tension Nature. 2022 May;605(7910):516-521.
  Thesis Examination - Location: Eric P. Newman Education Center, Seminar Room A - Elizabeth Kennedy - Host development and microbiota influences on norovirus infection
  DBBS - Location: BJCIH 9th Floor Conference Room 9AB - TBA - Mechanisms of Aging Journal Club
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  Genome Technology Access Center - Location: Moore Auditorium - Richard Head - NextGen Proteomics and Mass Spec Symposium
  Medicine / Metabolism, Obesity & Diabetes (MOD) Seminar - Location: Zoom - Alyssa Carvalho, MD - Gestational Diabetes: An Overview of Screening, Management, and Complications
  Medicine / Metabolism, Obesity & Diabetes (MOD) Seminar - Location: Zoom - Mark O. Huising, Ph.D. - Observing Heterogeneous Islet Behavior in Real Time to Study Mechanisms of Crosstalk
  Medicine / Metabolism, Obesity & Diabetes (MOD) Seminar - Location: Zoom - Mark O. Huising, Ph.D - Observing Heterogeneous Islet Behavior in Real Time to Study Mechanisms of Crosstalk
  Office of Neuroscience Research - Location: Moore Auditorium - Erik Herzog, Ph.D. - Growing Up In Science Series
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  Genome Technology Access Center - Location: Moore Auditorium - Richard Head - NextGen Proteomics and Mass Spec Symposium
  Center for Reproductive Health Sciences and Center for Women's Infectious Disease Research - Location: BJC-Institute of Health, Conference Room 10AB (10th floor) - James Duncan, PhD - “Exploring resistance to PROTAC therapies in cancer”
  Center for Biological Rhythms and Sleep (COBRAS) - Location: Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Connor Auditorium - Colleen McClung Ph D - “Circadian genes, rhythms and the biology of psychiatric disorders”
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  Dept. of Developmental Biology - Location: South Building, Room 3907, Philip Needleman Library - Zu-Hang Sheng, PhD - Energy matters: programming axonal mitochondrial transport and bioenergetics in neurodegeneration and regeneration
  Hope Center/Neurology Monday Noon Seminar - Location: Zoom Conference - Kristen Brennand, PhD - Using Stem Cells to Explore the Genetics Underlying Brain Disease
  Dept. of Developmental Biology - Location: South Building, Room 3907, Philip Needleman Library - Zu-Hang Sheng - Cellular Heterogeneity in the Injured Spinal Cord
  Immunology Program Research Seminar Series - Location: Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Connor Auditorium - Dr. Lalita Ramakrishnan - How TNF turns troublesome in TB: from zebrafish to humans
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  Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics - Location: McDonnell Sciences Building, Room 264 - Biochemistry Seminar Room - Anna Pyle, Ph.D. - “The innate immune receptor RIG-I couples protein folding with host-pathogen differentiation
  Molecular Microbiology & Microbial Pathogenesis Seminar Series - Location: McDonnell Pediatric Research Building, 8th Floor, Room 8101 - Dr. Rachel Fearns - TBD
  Center for Reproductive Health Sciences - Location: Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Holden Auditorium - Nanette Santoro, MD - "Reprometabolic Syndrome: How Obesity Impairs Reproduction"
  Dept. of Cell Biology & Physiology - Location: McDonnell Sciences Building, Room 423 - Ariel Bazzini, Ph.D. - Translation affects gene expression in vertebrates.
  Center for Health & Science Communication - Location: Zoom Webinar - Rakhee K. Bhayani, MD Professor of Medicine, Forum for Women in Medicine Washington University School of Medicine - #SciComm Seminar: Social media engagement for healthcare workers
  Anesthesiology Research Seminar Series - Location: Eric P. Newman Education Center, Seminar Room A - Brady Atwood, PhD - The impact of prenatal opioid exposure on furure binge alcohol drinking
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  Dept. of Developmental Biology - Location: South Building, Room 3907, Philip Needleman Library - Zhao Sun - Modeling neuronal pathologies of Alzheimer’s disease in patient-derived neurons through 3D neuronal reprogramming
  DBBS - Location: BJCIH 9th Floor Conference Room 9AB - Sarah Rosen, Ph.D - Glia Group
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  Diabetes Research Center - Location: EPNEC, Great Rooms, 1st Floor - Trainees from Diabetes Reserch Center Labs - Poster Presentations
  Neurogeonmics and Informatics Center - Location: 4444 Forest Park Building, Room 5203 - Dr. Sally Temple - Human stem cell models to study and combat age-related neurodegenerative disease
  Dept. of Genetics - Location: Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Connor Auditorium - Kun Zhang. PhD - A multi-omics cell atlas for human healthy and disease kidney
  Pediatric Molecular Medicine Seminar - Location: Zoom Conference - Lori R. Holtz, MD, MSPH - Transmission and Development of the Human Infant Gut Virome
  Diabetes Research Center - Location: EPNEC, Seminar Room B, 2nd Floor - Debbie Thurmond, PhD - Reversing Type 2 Diabetes: Getting the Band Back Together
  The center for Brain Immunology and Glia (BIG) - Location: Connor Auditorium - Oleg Butovsky, PhD - APOE4-mediated microglial regulation has an opposite effect in Glaucoma and Alzheimer's disease
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  Center for History Of Medicine in collaboration with The Bernard Becker Medical Library - Location: TBD - Joanna Ebenstein - "Come and see!": The Fantastic Anatomy of Frederick Ruysch
  Dept. of Medicine - Oncology - Location: Eric P. Newman Education Center, Seminar Room B - Keith Caldwell, PhD - PARP Activity During DNA Metabolism and Human Disease
  Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Digestive Disease Research Core Center - Location: Zoom - Melody Smith, M.D., M.S. - Elucidating the Impact of the Intestinal Microbiome on Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR) T Cell Therapy for Patients with Hematologic Malignancies
  Dept. of Medicine, Div. of Hematology - Location: TBD - Joan Brugge, Ph.D. - TBA
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  Dept. of Developmental Biology - Location: South Building, Room 3907, Philip Needleman Library - Luis FZ Batista, Ph.D. - "Post-transcriptional regulation of RNA stability: a central element in development and disease"
  Thesis Examination - Location: Eric P. Newman Education Center, Seminar Room A - John Baer - Tissue Resident Macrophages Drive Fibrosis During Pancreas Inflammatory Injury
  Immunology Program Research Seminar Series - Location: Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Connor Auditorium - Dr. Carrie Lucas - TBA
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  Molecular Microbiology & Microbial Pathogenesis Seminar Series - Location: Molecular Microbiology Seminar Room – 8101, McDonnell Pediatric Research Building - Dr. Vern Carruthers - Toxoplasma strategically exploits host ESCRTs for nutrient salvage from infected cells
  Dept. of Cell Biology and Physiology - Location: McDonnell Sciences Building, Room 423 - Sabrina Absalon, Ph.D. - Decoding New Players in Plasmodium Nuclear Biology Using Expansion Microscopy.
  Dept. of Radiology - Location: East Imaging Room 2311, NIL Large Conference Room - Mark “Marty” Pagel, PhD - Evaluations of tumor acidosis, hypoxia and vascular perfusion with molecular imaging
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  McDonnell Genome Institute - Location: Connor Auditorium - Xiaoxia Cui, PhD - Cell and Animal models in the Era of CRISPR
  Dept. of Developmental Biology - Location: South Building, Room 3907, Philip Needleman Library - Luci Capano - Identifying age-associated splicing regulators of MAPT Exon 10
  DBBS - Location: BJCIH 9th Floor Conference Room 9AB - TBA - Mechanisms of Aging Journal Club
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  Dept. of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences - Location: McMillan Hospital Building, 7th Floor, Room 725 - Pierre Mattar, PhD - Time Traveling: Cell Diversification in Retinal Development and Aging
  Medicine / Metabolism, Obesity & Diabetes (MOD) Seminar - Location: Hybrid - Kai Jones, MD - A Case of Brittle Diabetes
  Medicine / Metabolism, Obesity & Diabetes (MOD) Seminar - Location: Hybrid - Sam Dagogo-Jack, MD, DSc - A Newer Understanding of Prediabetes
  Dept. of Genetics - Location: Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Connor Auditorium - Samantha Morris, PhD - What are my cells? A journey into cell identity and new genomic technologies
  Division of Hematology - Location: Clinical Sciences Research Building, Room 8841 - Shannon Elf, MD PhD - Type 1 and type 2 calreticulin mutations activate discrete unfolded protein response pathways to drive myeloproliferative neoplasms
  Dept. of Developmental Biology - Location: Eric P. Newman Education Center, Seminar Room B - Anna-Katerina Hadjantonakis, Ph.D. - From gastrulation to organogenesis, from single cells to tissues; gut endoderm development in the mouse
  Living Earth Collaborative - Location: Livestream - Liz Mallott - Bugs and Bugs: Insectivory and the Primate Microbiome
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  Musculoskeletal Research Center - Location: BJC-Institute of Health, 5th Floor, Allison Conference Room - Jim Cassat, MD, PhD - The impact of RANK-ligand on antibacterial host defenses
  Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Digestive Disease Research Core Center - Location: Zoom Conference - Rodney Newberry, M.D. - Novel Roles for Intestinal Goblet Cells
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  Dept. of Developmental Biology - Location: South Building, Room 3907, Philip Needleman Library - Bruce Appel, PhD - The Many Layers of Myelin Plasticity
  Hope Center/Neurology Monday Noon Seminar - Location: Zoom Conference - Tychele Turner, PhD - Precision genomics as a key component for the future of precision medicine
  Dept. of Developmental Biology - Location: South Building, Room 3907, Philip Needleman Library - Bruce Appel, PhD - The Many Layers of Myelin Plasticity
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  Molecular Microbiology & Microbial Pathogenesis Seminar Series - Location: McDonnell Pediatric Research Building, 8th Floor, Room 8101 - Dr. Aaron Schmidt - Eliciting antibodies to conserved viral sites and their role in viral evolution
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  DBBS - Location: BJCIH 9th Floor Conference Room 9AB - Sarah Rosen, Ph.D - Glia Group
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  Thesis Examination - Location: Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Connor Auditorium - Jennie Hazen - The Enemy Within: An Investigation of Intracellular Bacteria in Urinary Tract Infections
  Hope Center/Neurology Monday Noon Seminar - Location: Zoom Conference - Carlos Cruchaga, PhD - Cerebrospinal fluid proteogenomic analyses: Identification of novel proteins and therapeutic targets for Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease
  Dept. of Developmental Biology - Location: South Building, Room 3907, Philip Needleman Library - B. Duygu Özpolat, PhD - Germline development and regeneration in the segmented worm Platynereis dumerilii
  Immunology Program Research Seminar Series - Location: Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Connor Auditorium - Dr. Gretchen Diehl - Microbiota and intestinal immunity
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  Molecular Microbiology & Microbial Pathogenesis Seminar Series - Location: McDonnell Pediatric Research Building, 8th Floor, Room 8101 - Dr. Sanjay Ram - Harnessing virulence factors to develop vaccines and immunotherapies against Neisseria gonorrhoeae
  Dept. of Cell Biology & Physiology - Location: McDonnell Sciences Building, Room 423 - Rolf A. Brekken, Ph.D. - Growth factor pathways that drive immune evasion and metastasis.
  Anesthesiology Research Seminar Series - Location: Hybrid - Anthony L. Auerbach, PhD - Agonist Afficiency: Affinity and efficacy are correlated in nicotinic rceptors
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  Thesis Examination - Location: Connor Auditorium - Paula Godoy - Functional analysis of recurrent non-coding variants in human melanoma
  DBBS - Location: BJCIH 9th Floor Conference Room 9AB - TBA - Mechanisms of Aging Journal Club
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  Dept. of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences - Location: McMillan Hospital Building, 7th Floor, Room 725 - Charles Egwuagu, PhD - Regulatory B Cells and Exosomes: Emerging Immunotherapies for Uveitis, Multiple Sclerosis and Graft-Versus-Host Disease
  Medicine / Metabolism, Obesity & Diabetes (MOD) Seminar - Location: EPNEC, Seminar Room B, 2nd Floor - Sister Grace Miriam Usala, MD - A Case Obeying Occam's Razor
  Neurogenomics and Informatics Center - Location: 4444 Forest Park Building, Room 5203 - Dr. Andrew Saykin - Alzheimer's Disease: On the road from systems biology to the clinic
  Medicine / Metabolism, Obesity & Diabetes (MOD) Seminar - Location: EPNEC, Seminar Room B, 2nd Floor - Megan Haymart, MD - Questioning Optimal Thyroid Cancer Management?
  Dept. of Genetics - Location: Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Connor Auditorium - Hui Shen, PhD - ‘Cancer Epigenetics’: what is in a name?
  Office of Neuroscience Research - Location: Moore Auditorium - Krikor Dikranian, M.D., Ph.D. - Growing Up In Science Series
  Center for Cardiovascular Research and Cardiovascular Division - Location: Zoom - Kiran Musunuru, MD, PhD - Therapeutic Gene Editing for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Diseases
  Dept. of Developmental Biology - Location: Eric P. Newman Education Center, Seminar Room B - Clifford J. Tabin, Ph.D. - Mechanical and genetic regulation of distinct epithelial morphology in different segments of the gut
  LEC/EEPB - Location: Livestream - Danelle Haake - Developments in Community-Driven Science: People, Salt, and Mussels
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  Center for Reproductive Health Sciences and Center for Women's Infectious Disease Research - Location: BJC-Institute of Health, Conference Room 10AB (10th floor) - Drew Schwartz, MD, PhD - “The role of the gut microbiome in infant sepsis”
  Thesis Examination - Location: Eric P. Newman Education Center, Seminar Room B - Clarice Hong - Understanding gene regulation with high-throughput genome-integrated reporter assays
  The Center for Brain Immunology and Glia (BIG) - Location: Connor Auditorium - Jeffrey Stogsdill, PhD - The tuning of microglia by excitatory neuron subtypes
  Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Digestive Disease Research Core Center - Location: Zoom - Deborah A. Rubin, M.D., A.G.A.F. - Stem Cell and Niche Regulation in Short Bowel Syndrome and Colon Cancer
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