The Catholic University of America
Date
Speaker
Title

Sept 28th, 2009

12:10-1:10pm

McCort-Ward, Room 215

Dr. Frank Shewmaker

Research Fellow

Section on Genetic of Simple Eukaryotes, NIDDK, NIH, Bethesda

The Structural Basis of yeast Prions

October 5th, 2009

12:10-1:10pm

McCort-Ward, Room 215

Dr. Harris Bernstein

Senior Investigator

Genetic and Biochemistry Branch, NIDDK, NIH, Bethesda

The mechanism of Bacterial Virulence Factor Secretion via the Autotransporter (type V) Pathway

October 19th, 2010

12:10-1-10pm

McCort-Ward, Room 215

Dr. Susan Buchanan

Tenured Investigator

Laboratory of Molecular Biology, NIDDK, NIH, Bethesda

Importing Protein Toxins Across the Bacterial Outer Membrane

October 26th, 2009

12:10-1:10pm

McCort-Ward, Room 215

Dr. Alison O'Brien

Professor of Microbiology & Immunology

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda

Shiga Toxins of Escherichia coli Promote Intestinal Colonization and Cause Systemic Disease

November 2nd, 2009

12:10-1:10pm

McCort-Ward, Room 215

Dr. Yihong Ye

Tenure-track Investigator

Physical Chemistry Section, NIDDK, NIH, Bethesda

Protein Quality Control and Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress: New Target for Cancer Therapy

November 9th, 2009

12:10-1:10pm

McCort-Ward, Room 215

Dr. Tod Merkel

Principal Investigator

Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration Bethesda

The Host Response to Bacillus anthracis Infection

November 16th, 2009

12:10-1:10pm

McCort-Ward, Room 215

Dr. Karen Fleming

Associate Professor

Department of Biophysics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore

Folding of Outer Membrane Proteins

November 23rd, 2009

12:10-1:10pm

McCort-Ward, Room 215

Dr. James Nataro

Professor of Pediatrics, Medicine, and Microbiology and Immunology,

University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore

Studying New Infectious Agents: The Strange Diversity of diarrhea-causing Escherichia coli

November 30th, 2009

12:10-1:10pm

McCort-Ward, Room 215

Dr. Gisela Storz

Senior Investigator

Cell Biology and Metabolism Program, NICHD, NIH, Bethesda

The Genes That Were Missed: An Expanding Universe of Small RNAs and Small Proteins

December 7th, 2009

12:10-1:10pm

McCort-Ward, Room 215

Dr. Sin Urban

Assistant Professor

Dept of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore

Enzymes in Strange Places: Rhomboid Intramembrane Protease Functions