ID and Global Biothreats Research-In-Progress (IDRIP)

Day: Tuesdays (with some variations – see schedule)
Time: 4:00 – 5:00 pm
Place: Pinn Hall, Room 1014, or Zoom

2022-2023 Schedule

DatePresenter 1Presenter 2Remote/In-Person
September 20th**Special Seminar**
See the Seminar Series Schedule for more information
October 4thLeti Beltran
"Archael conjugation share a common ancestor with the bacterial conjugation system"
Holly Torsilieri
"Salmonella-Induced Cholesterol Accumulation Promotes Activation of mTORC1 within Infected Cells"
October 18thLacie Werner
“C4b-binding protein in human serum suppresses neutrophil antigonococcal activity in a complement-independent manner”
Maria Geba
“Shared Decision Making: Gathering Patient and Provider Perspectives on Anal Cancer Screening to Improve Engagement in Services”
November 1stAbby Whitford
“The restrictive role of ATRX in HSV-1 reactivation”
December 6thGhassan Ilaiwy
“Enhancing Case Finding for Tuberculosis: Finding the Ones We Missed"
Sean Cuddy
“Activation of Nucleic Acid Sensing Pathways in Reactivation of Herpes Simplex Virus-1”
January 17thDavid Lehman
“Paradoxical Consequences of Wastewater Interventions Targeting Carbapenemase-Producing Enterobacterales"
Steven Rolland
“The host protein PIK3C3 promotes Shigella flexneri spread from cell to cell”
January 31stIan Liyayi
"Uncovering the role of Ngo1049 during immune-mediated nutrient starvation in Neisseria Gonorrhoeae"
Isaura Rigo
"Humoral Immunity against Toxin B in acute and recurrent Clostridioides difficile infections"
February 21stCatherine Bielick
"National Hospitalization Rates and In-Hospital Mortality Rates of HIV-related Opportunistic Infections in the United States, 2011-2018"
Samantha D'Spain
"Exploring IncD-mediated Non-vesicular Trafficking at ER-Chlamydia Inclusion Membrane Contact Sites"
March 7thNadia Holness
"Understanding the Spatial Regulators of Intracellular Parasite Restriction”
Yadeliz Serranos Matos
“Murine Model of Intergenerational Undernutrition Shows Microbiota Dependent Shifts in Immune Responses”
March 21stAmy Forehand
"Ribosomal protein paralogs and zinc homeostasis in Neisseria gonorrhoeae"
Jen Sasson
"Type 2 immunity and COVID-19”
April 4thBrian Grundy
"Acute Febrile Illness and Sepsis in Sub-Saharan Africa”
Zichen Liu
"Measurement of small molecule permeability into live mycobacteria via click chemistry”
April 18thRachel Boone
C. difficile infection outcomes and the balance of the immune response”
Amaris Cardenas
"Investigating the role of lipooligosaccharide sialylation in Neisseria gonorrhoeae-neutrophil interactions"
May 2ndEmily Byrd
"Archaea dependent regulation of colonic physiology"
Evan Lamb
"The membrane attack complex potentiates antimicrobial activity against Neisseria gonorrhoeae"
May 16thAimee Potter
""Transcriptome-guided metabolic network analysis in Neisseria gonorrhoeae during neutrophil co-culture"
Volkan Koseoglu
“Niche specific roles of Shigella IcsA protein during bacillary dysentery
May 30thDuncan Hart
"Hyaluronan as a driver of COVID-19 severity"
Dana May
"Evaluating Toxoplasma gondii Colonization in the Murine Brain Using a Cellular Barcoding Approach"
June 6thJackie Hodges
“Pre-implementation evaluation of a proposed smartphone intervention to improve the quality of TB treatment in Kilimanjaro, Tanzania”
Brandon Thompson
“Secondary bile acids function through the Vitamin D Receptor in myeloid progenitors to promote myelopoiesis”


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