MSTP Weekly Meeting


 WIP Speakers 2013

December
Miquia Henderson
Molecular Cell Biology Program
Lab of Dr. Jean Schaffer
"Mechanism of action of rpL13a snoRNAs 
in lipotoxicity"
Timothy Laumann
Neurosciences Program
Lab of Dr. Steven Petersen
"Parcellation of human cortical areas using resting-state correlations"

November
Jeffrey Leong
Immunology Program
Lab of Dr.Todd Fehniger
"The role of PTEN in NK cell development and function" 
Brandon Holmes
Neurosciences Program
Lab of Dr. Marc Diamond
"Heparan sulfate proteoglycans mediate internalization and propagation of specific proteopathic seeds"

October
Christine Luo
Molecular Microbiology & Microbial
Pathogenesis Program
Lab of Dr. Thaddeus Stappenbeck
"Alpha-Defensin Resistance in the
Intestinal Microbiota"
Teerawit Supakorndej
Molecular Cell Biology Program
Lab of Dr. Daniel Link
"How G-CSF affects the hematopoetic stem cell niche"

September
Emily Slat
Neurosciences Program
Lab of Drs. Erik Herzon & Joshua Rubin
"Using circadian rhythms to optimize glioblastoma therapy"
Christopher Cole
Immunology Program
Lab of Dr. Timothy Ley
"The Role of DNMT3A in Acute
Promyelocytic Leukemia"

August
David Cotter
Molecular Cell Biology Program
Lab of Dr. Peter Crawford
"Regulation of hepatic carbohydrate and lipid metabolism by ketogenesis"
Matthew Crisp
Neurosciences Program
Lab of Dr. Timothy Miller
"Stable isotope labeling kinetics reveal tissue-specific differences in SOD1 turnover" 

July
Jane Symington
Molecular Microbiology & Microbial
Pathogenesis Program
Lab of Dr. Indira Mysorekar
"The role of ATG16L1 in host defense of Uropathogenic Escherichia Coli"
Carl Hacker
Biomedical Engineering Program
Lab of Dr. Eric Leuthardt
"The electrophysiology of resting state
fMRI networks"

June
Maria Trissal
Immunology Program
Lab of Dr. Daniel Link
"The Role of Small Non-coding RNAs in Normal and Malignant Hematopoiesis" 
Daniel Brenner
Neurosciences Program
Lab of Dr. Robert Gereau
"Getting cold feet"
 

May
Anjali Rohatgi
Immunology Program
Lab of Dr. Deborah Lenschow
"The effect of Interferon kappa during Chikungunya Virus infection"
Michael "Hunter" Lanier
Molecular Cell Biology Program
Lab of Dr. John Cooper
"Localization of CARMIL2 in migrating cells"

April
Jennifer Enright
Developmental, Regenerative & Stem Cell Biology Program
Lab of Dr. Joseph Corbo
"You have to break a few eggs to make an omelet... and a whole lot more to study avian photoreceptor differentiation"
Matthew Glasser
Neurosciences Program
Lab of Dr. David Van Essen
"Two Rotation Project Ideas of an MSTP Applicant: 5 Years Later"

February
Elizabeth Wright-Jin
Developmental, Regenerative & Stem Cell Biology Program
Lab of Dr. Robert Heuckeroth
"The Role of Vitamin A in Enteric Nervous System Development"
Edwin Chen
Molecular Microbiology & Microbial Pathogenesis Program
Lab of Dr. Niraj Tolia
"Mechanisms of α-DBL antibodies during Plasmodium parasite invasion"

January
Leslie Fogel
Imunology Program
Lab of Dr. Anthony French
"The role of the adaptive immune system in the resolution phase of NK cell proliferation"
Jonathan Power
Neurosciences Program
Lab of Dr. Steven Petersen
"Large-scale cortical organization of the human brain: evidence from fMRI"