Journal Club/Work-In-Progress

2021-2022

Mondays at Noon, Remote via Blackboard Collaborate

Link: https://uconn-edu.zoom.us/j/94261684744?pwd=YkZBVW4weUtzZy8xY2dHWHhHZmFjZz09

MBB Conference Room E2036 (when conditions allow)

 

Date Presenter Title
8/30 Graduate Student Meeting
9/6 LABOR DAY
9/13 JC – Kerry Silva McPherson Arsenic Trioxide Rescues Structural p53 Mutations through a Cryptic Allosteric Site
9/20 JC – Kirby Madden-Hennessey Cycling cancer persister cells arise from lineages with distinct programs
9/27 JC – Thomas Bregnard Cancer cells escape autophagy inhibition via NRF2-induced macropinocytosis
10/4 WIP – Socheata Lim The Opening Dynamics of the β-clamp
10/11 JC – Emilie Korchak Papain-like protease regulates SARS-CoV-2 viral spread and innate immunity
10/18 JC – Angela DeMarco Metabolic differentiation and intercellular nurturing underpin bacterial endospore formation
10/25 WIP – Patricia Hare The Anti-Persister Playbook: Defensive and Offensive Strategies Against Antibiotic Treatment Failure
11/1 WIP – Brandon Byrd Investigating the Survival Strategies of Bacterial Phenotypic Variance
11/8 JC – Travis LaGree Exonuclease VII repairs quinolone-induced damage by resolving DNA gyrase cleavage complexes
11/15 JC – Darien Levi Craft NMR identification of a conserved Drp1 cardiolipin-binding motif essential for stress-induced mitochondrial fission
11/22 THANKSGIVING WEEK
11/29 JC – Margaret Vos Identification of Integrator-PP2A complex (INTAC), an RNA polymerase II phosphatase
12/6 WIP – Kerry Silva McPherson Assembly of S. cerevisiae Polymerase ζ
12/13* JC – Dr. Elizabeth Szabo
12/20* JC – Dr. Paul Ross Wilderman Serine protease dynamics revealed by NMR analysis of the thrombin-thrombomodulin complex
12/27 CHRISTMAS – NEW YEAR
1/3* JC – Dr. Peter Setlow A combination of Class-I fumarases and metabolites (α-ketoglutarate and fumarate) signal the DNA damage response in Escherichia coli
1/10* JC – Dr. Steve King
1/17 MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY
1/24 JC – Sam Mahdi
1/31 JC – Gianluca Arianna
2/7 JC – Victor Yu
2/14 WIP – Emilie Korchak
2/21 WIP – Angela DeMarco
2/28 WIP – Travis LaGree
3/7 WIP – Thomas Bregnard
3/14 SPRING BREAK
3/21 WIP – Elizabeth Szabo
3/28 WIP – Sam Mahdi
4/4 WIP – Darien Levi Craft
4/11 WIP – Margaret Vos
4/18 WIP – Victor Yu
4/25 JC – Patricia Hare
5/2 WIP- Gianluca Arianna
5/9* JC – Dr. Suzy Torti
5/16* JC – Dr. Melissa Caimano
5/23* JC – Dr. Ann Cowan
5/30 MEMORIAL DAY
6/6* JC – Dr. Andre Grassmann
6/13* WIP – Dr. Wolgang Peti
6/20* JUNETEENTH
6/27* JC – Dr. Bing Hao

* These dates are outside of the academic calendar