Spring 2007 Journal Club
(Graduate Research Seminar)
Journal club is held in the Conference Room of the Mellon Institute at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesdays unless otherwise indicated.
|Jan. 24||Lan Tang||"Assembly of a neighborhood in nascent ribosomes"|
|*12:30 p.m.*||Tim Feinstein||"A protein that Golgi stacks clasp"|
|Jan. 31||Roger Clem||"Probing the role of prior experience in synaptic plasticity"|
|Charles Ettensohn||"The hole picture: how endothelial cells form tubes"|
|Feb. 7||Vikrant Kapoor||"Glomerulus-specific, long-latency activity in the olfactory bulb granule cell network"|
|Jonathan Minden||“Centrosomes? We don’t need no stinking centrosomes”|
|Feb. 21||Rotation Reports|
|Feb. 28||Rebecca Webb||"APC2 and Diaphanous function together to organize actin in the Drosophila syncytial embryo"|
|Jim Burnette||"Telling time by seeing blue"
Doyle SE, Castrucci AM, McCall M, Provencio I, Menaker M. Nonvisual light responses in the Rpe65 knockout mouse: rod loss restores sensitivity to the melanopsin system. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2006 Jul 5;103(27):10432-7. Epub 2006 Jun 20.
|March 7||Kaustubh Sinha||"NMR studies of hGSTA1-1 and hGSTA4-4"|
|John Woolford||"An important question I never answered keeps reappearing"
Haarer,Viggiano,Hibbs,Troyanskaya,and Amberg (2007). Modeling complex genetic interactions in a simple eukaryotic genome: actin displays a rich spectrum of complex haploinsufficiencies. Genes and Development 21:148-159.
|March 14||Spring Break
|March 21||Maureen Stolzer||"Two's company, but three's irreconcilable?"|
|Tina Lee||"Clip BiP and save a trip"
AB5 subtilase cytotoxin inactives the ER chaperone BiP, Nature, 2006, Vol 443, p.548-52.
|March 28||Panagiotis Papasaikas||"Intronic signals: mapping the uncharted territory"|
|April 4||Debrup Sengupta||"How do we form Golgi ribbons?"|
|Veronica Hinman||"The eyes have it: system -level analysis and evolution of the phototransduction network in Drosophila"
PNAS Feb 2007 104: 3283-3288
|April 11||Brett Benedetti||"Doing more with less: experience-dependent plasticity in barrel cortex"|
|April 18||Sonal Shruti||"Four Slobs and a Slowpoke: Seizure-induced gain-of-function in large conductance potassium channels"|
|Mengning Zhou||"Actin and APC2: on the way to a protein complex"|
|April 25||Tamara Berdyyeva||"Neuronal Activity in Monkey Frontal Cortex During Performance of Serial Order Tasks"|
|Javier López||"...and fleas have smaller fleas that bite them: The snoRNA HBII-52 regulates alternative splicing of serotonin receptor 2C"|
|May 9||Rotation Reports|
|May 11 (Friday)||Rotation Reports|