Journal Club

Journal Club meets every Thursday from 3-4pm.  

This year, please join us via Zoom. 


8/27:  Paul MacDonald lecture "Preparing for your Journal Club presentation" 

9/3: Corey Emerson: "Stuctural Characterization of C4b neutralization of Adenvirus"

9/10: Meinan Lyu: "Structural basis of transport and inhibition of the Plasmodium falciparum transporter PfFNT"

9/17: Ramkumar Srinivasagan:  "Regulation of Vitamin A homeostatis at the intestinal barrier" 

9/24: Adina Brett-Morris:  "The effect of CDK5 on Mitochondrial Function in Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM)"

10/1: Jackie Plau:  

10/8:  Alex Day: 

10/15: Yuli Buckley: 

10/22: Bryan Webb:  "TGFB family signaling drives CDK7 inhibitor resistance in triple negative breast cancer"

10/29:  Annual Pharmacology Retreat - no Journal Club 

11/5: RCR session - Paul MacDonald 

11/12:  Xinran Geng:  Senolytic CAR T cells reverse senescence-associated pathologies 

11/19: Shelby Dahlen: Local microvascular leakage promotes trafficking of activated neutrophils to remote organs

11/26:  Thanksgiving

12/3:  Leslie Cuellar: "Targeting the G2/M Cell Cycle Potentiates Efficacy of CDK4/6 Inhibitors in TNBC"

12/10:  Joseph Ortega:  " SARS-CoV-2 Cell Entry Depends on ACE2 and TMPRSS2 and Is Blocked by a Clinically Proven Protease Inhibitor"

1/14:  Avery Sears, Public Defense 

1/21: Otis Pinkard: " Molecular choreography of acute exercise"

1/28:  Vikas Sharma:  "Restoring hormone dependence of hormone receptor negative breast and prostate cancer"

2/4: Christopher Sander:  "Structural evidence for visual arrestin priming via phosphoinositol complexation"

2/11: Elizabeth Knauss: " Platelets can Associate with SARS-Cov-2 RNA and are Hyperactived in COVID-19"

2/18:  OFF

2/25: Sora Jin. "Roles of wild type HRAS gene in DNA replication"

3/4: Elliot Choi:   "An inducible Cre mouse for studying roles of the retinal pigment epithelium in retinal physiology and disease."

3/11: Marcin Golczak:  "Small-molecule inhibitors of CRBP1 – novel modulators of retinoid metabolism in the eye"

3/18:  Hannah Hill:  “Molecular Features of Cancers Exhibiting Exceptional Responses to Treatment”

3/25:  Paul MacDonald - RCR or RRR session 

4/1:  Linda Thomas:  "Impact of vitamin A transport and storage on intestinal retinoid homeostasis and functions"

4/8: Yuli Buckley: " Conversion of the death inhibitor ARC to a killer activates pancreatic β cell death in diabetes"

4/15:  Alex Day:  "Reversible ON- and OFF-switch chimeric antigen receptors controlled by lenalidomide"

4/22:  Jackie Plau:  "Primordial GATA6 macrophages function as extravascular platelets in sterile injury"

4/29:  Xinran Geng: "Exploring the human lacrimal glands using organoids and single-cell sequencing"

5/6:  Shelby Dahlen: "Stromal-driven and Amyloid β-dependent induction of neutrophil extracellular traps modulates tumor growth"

5/13: Yuli Buckley

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