Spring 2005 Journal Club
(Graduate Research Seminar)
Journal club is held in the Conference Room of the Mellon Institute at
3:30 on Wednesdays unless otherwise indicated.
|Jan. 19||Vikrant Kapoor||"Understanding the role of granule cell mediated inhibition in main olfactory bulb of the mice"|
|Phil Campbell||"Engineering biological patterning"|
|Jan. 26||Mangala Srinivas||"Monitoring cell migration in vivo using MRI"|
|Alison Barth||"Defining the CREB regulon: A genome-wide analysis of transcription factor regulatory regions" by Impey et al., Cell 119:1041-1054.|
|Feb. 2||Lan Tang||"Protein or ribonucleoprotein neighborhoods within assembling ribosomes"|
|James Burnette||"Enhancing student comprehension with interactive computer tutorials"|
|Feb. 9||Yanhua Hu||"Automated classification of protein subcellular locations from time series images"|
|Feb. 16||Advisory Commitee Meeting|
|Feb. 23||Arun Krishnaswamy||"Large-scale testing of chemical shift prediction algorithms and improved machine learning-based approaches to shift prediction"|
|David Hackney||"EB1 (microtubule (+) end binding protein 1) sticks its finger in it"|
|March 2||Parul Nisha||"Whispering down the lane vs. yelling across the street - the chromatin way"|
|March 16||Narayan Raghupathy||"Genomic paternity testing"|
|Elizabeth Jones||"Half a loaf is better than none"|
|March 23||Nan Song||"Is this your long lost brother?"|
|Dannie Durand||"Brand new genes" Sayah et al. Cyclophilin A retrotransposition into TRIM5 explains owl monkey resistance to HIV-1. Nature. 2004; 430(6999):569-73.
M. Long et al. The origin of new genes: glimpses from the young and old. Nat Rev Genet. 2003;4(11):865-75.
|March 30||Christine Wang||"Dude, where's my chlorine?"|
|Rebecca Bollinger||"Fusion of cells by 'Flipped' SNAREs"
Hu C, Ahmed M, Melia TJ, Sollner TH, Mayer T, Rothman JE. Science. 2003 Jun 13;300(5626):1745-9.
|April 6||Brett Benedetti||"Put on your thinking HAT"
Korzus E., Rosenfeld, M., Mayford, M. CBP histone acetyltransferase activity is a critical component of memory consolidation. Neuron 2004;42, 961-72.
|Panagiotis Papasaikas||"Of Mice and Men"
Gene W. Yeo et. al. Identification and Analysis of Alternative Splicing Events Conserved in Human and Mouse. 2005, PNAS vol. 102 no.8 2850-2855.
|April 13||Aarti Sahasranaman||"Tiam1: PARtaker in cell polarity"
Chen X, Macara I. Par-3 controls tight junction assembly through the Rac exchange factor Tiam1. Nature Cell Biology 2005. Vol. 7(3): 262- 269.
|Debrup Sengupta||"Sgo1: what draws us together, what drives us apart"|
|April 20||Sonal Shruti||"The Runner Junkies"|
|Mengning Zhou||"Axon or dendrite, that is the question"
Jiang H, Guo W, Liang X, and Rao Y. Both the Establishment and the Maintenance of Neuronal Polarity Require Active Mechanisms: Critical Roles of GSK-3‚ and Its Upstream Regulators. Cell. 2005 Jan 14;120(1):123-35.
|April 27||Rajalaxmi Natarajan||CANCELLED|