Spring 2016 Journal Club (Graduate Research Seminar)-Department of Biological Sciences - Carnegie Mellon University

Spring 2016 Journal Club

(Graduate Research Seminar)

Journal club is held in the Conference Room of the Mellon Institute at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesdays unless otherwise indicated.

Date

Speaker

Topic

1/13 Brendan Redler TBA
Kevin Mastro (Pitt) Cell-specific pallidal stimulation produces long-lasting recovery of movement in a mouse model of PD
1/20 Lina Song No More Sugar: Identification and Characterization of a Novel Isoform-Specific GalNAc Transferase Inhibitor
Nick Giannoukakis

Speaking on "Neurostimulation of the Cholinergic Anti-Inflammatory Pathway Ameliorates Disease in Rat Collagen-Induced Arthritis"

Levine YA, Koopman FA, Faltys M, Caravaca A, Bendele A, Zitnik R, Vervoordeldonk MJ, Tak PP. Neurostimulation of the Cholinergic Anti-Inflammatory Pathway Ameliorates Disease in Rat Collagen-Induced Arthritis. PLoS One. 2014 Aug 11;9(8):e104530.

1/27 Ceren Tuzmen Heterotopic ossification has some nerve: Crosstalk between sensory neuropeptides and BMP-2 signaling in tendon
David Hackney How to Build a Superhelicase
2/3 Swati Venkat
Rita Bottino
2/10 Amanda Willard
Javier Lopez
2/17 Shawn Burton
Joel McManus
2/24 Rotation Reports

3/2 Philip Davidson
Natalie McGuier
3/9 Spring Break

3/16 Beril Tutuncuoglu
Brian Jeon
3/23 Stacie Oliver
Yessica Garciafigueroa
3/30

Christopher Pratt

Brooke McCartney
4/6 Tanvi Shashikant
Alan Waggoner
4/13 Dan Shiwarski
TBA
4/20 Ardon Shorr
Sarit Goswani
4/27 Rotation Reports
5/4 Pieter Spealman
Irena Antic