The Catholic University of America
Date
Speaker
Title

Jan 11th, 2010

12:10-1:10pm McCort Ward,  Room 215

Dr. Eric Haag 

Associate Professor, Dept of Biology, University of Maryland, College Park

Evolutionary Repurposing of Conserved Translational Regulators in C.elegans

 Jan 25th, 2010

12:10-1:10pm McCort Ward, Room 215 

Dr. Heinrich Westphal

Senior Investigator, NICHD, NIH, Bethesda, MD

Transcriptional Regulation of Mouse Embryo Development

Feb 1st, 2010

12:10-1:10pm McCort Ward, Room 215

Dr. James Kaper

Professor, Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore

Vibrio cholerae and cholera: Vaccine Development and in vivo Gene Expression

Feb 8th, 2010

12:10-1:10pm McCort Ward, Room 215

 Dr. Kyungjae Myung

Senior Investigator, NHGRI, NIH, Bethesda

Evolutionary Conserved Pathways Suppress Genomic Instability (rescheduled-snowstorm)

Feb 15th, 2010

12:10-1:10pm McCort Ward, Room 215

Dr. Julie Segre

Senior Investigator, NHGRI, NIH, Bethesda

Genomic Analysis of Human Skin Microbiota in Health and Disease

 Feb 23rd, 2010

12:10-1:10pm McCort Ward, Room 215

 Dr. Steven Farber

Staff Member, Dept. of Embryology, Carnegie Institution of Washington

 Visualizing Intestinal Lipid Metabolism in Live Animals: Studies with Guts

March 1st, 2010

 12:10-1:10pm McCort Ward, Room 215

Dr. Peter Billingsley

Senior Director of Entomology and Quality Systems, Sanaria, Inc, Rockville 

 Development of a Metabolically Active Non-Replicating Sporozoite Vaccine to Prevent Malaria Caused by Plasmodium falciparum

March 15th, 2010

12:10-1:10pm McCort Ward, Room 215

Dr. Kyungjae  Myung

Senior Investigator, NHGRI, NIH, Bethesda

Evolutionary Conserved Pathways Suppress Genomic Instability  

March 23rd, 2010

3:30-4:30pm McCort Ward, Room 215

 

Dr. Randy Scheckman

Professor, Dept of Molecular and Cell Biology, HHMI/University of CA, Berkeley 

Transport Vesicle Biogenesis: Mechanism, Regulation and Disease Connections 

March 29th, 2010

12:10-1:10pm McCort Ward, Room 215 

Dr. Vittorio Sartorelli

Senior Investigator, NIAMS, NIH, Bethesda 

A Systems Biology Investigation of Muscle Gene Expression 

April 12th, 2010

12:10-1:10pm McCort Ward, Room 215 

 

Dr. Howard Nash

Senior Investigator, National Institute of Mental Health, NIH, Bethesda 

The Genetic Architecture of Arousal and Anesthesia in Drosophila 
 

April 19th, 2010

12:10-1:10pm McCort Ward, Room 215 

Dr. Karen Usdin

Senior Investigator, NIDDK, NIH, Bethesda 

 The Long and the Short of It: The Causes and Consequences of Repeat Expansion in the Fragile X-Related Disorders

April 19th, 2010

12:10-1:10pm McCort Ward, Room 215 

 

 Dr. Alexa Bely

Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, University of Maryland, College Park

Evolutionary Loss of Regeneration in Annelids: Patterns and Process