Research in Progress

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Topics and Speakers for 2017

Oct. 17, 2017, Abigail Boyd
“PDE4D Regulates Colon Cancer Proliferation and Motility”

Sep. 19, 2017, David J. Hinton, Ph.D.
Special Research In Progress Workshop: "We Are Innovators"

Aug. 29, 2017, Sarah Voth
Amyloid-β peptide protects against microbial infection in mouse and worm models of Alzheimer's disease
Kumar DKV, Choi SH, Washicosky KJ, Eimer WA, Tucker S, Ghofrani J, Lefkowitz A, McColl G, Goldstein LE, Tanzi RE, Moir RD. Sci Transl Med. 2016 May 25;8(340):340ra72. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aaf1059

May 2, 2017, Troy Stevens, Ph.D.
Pseudimonas aeruginosa infection liberates transmissible, cytotoxic prion amyloids
Balczon R, Morrow KA, Zhou C, Edmonds B, Alexeyev M, Pittet JF, Wagener BM, Moser SA, Leavesley S, Zha X, Frank DW, Stevens T. FASEB J. 2017 Jul;31(7):2785-96. doi: 10.1096/fj.201601042RR. Epub 2017 Mar 17

Apr. 18, 2017, Alex Teague
Vibrio vulnificus Biotype 3 Multifunctional Autoprocessing RTX Toxin is an Adenylate Cyclase Toxin Essential for Virulence in Mice
Ziolo KJ, Jeong H-G, Kwak JS, Yang S, Lavker RM, Satchella KJF. Infect. Immun. 2014 May;82(5):2148-57. doi: 10.1128/IAI.00017-14. Epub 2014 Mar 10.

Apr. 11, 2017, Barnita Haldar
S100 Proteins Modulate Protein Phosphatase 5 Function: A LINK BETWEEN CA2+ SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION AND PROTEIN DEPHOSPHORYLATION
Yamaguchi F, Umeda Y, Shimamoto S, Tsuchiya M, Tokumitsu H, Tokuda M, Kobayashi R. J. Biol. Chem. 2012, 287:13787-13798. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M111.329771 originally published online March 7, 2012

Apr. 4, 2017, Ningyong Xu, Ph.D.
TRPC1 and TRPC4 channels functionally interact with STIM1L to promote myogenesis and maintain fast repedetive Ca2+ release in human myotubes
Antigny F, Sabourin J, Saüc S, Bernheim L, Koenig S, Frieden M. BBA - Molecular Cell Research (2017). doi:10.1016/j.bbamcr.2017.02.003

Mar. 28, 2017, Ed Crockett
The HPV response is different with constant pressure vs. constant flow perfusion
Clarke WR, Haberkern CM, Zeh J, Powers K, Sharar SR, Soltow LO. Respir. Physiol. 1993 Oct;94(1):75-90. 

Mar. 21, 2017, Dr. Matthew Lammi, Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA
“Microparticles in systemic sclerosis: biomarkers of pulmonary hypertension and players in disease pathogenesis”

Mar. 14, 2017, Caleb Hamilton
Dual role of tubulin-cytoskeleton in store-operated calcium entry in human platelets
Redondo PC, Harper AGS, Sage SO, Rosado JA. Cell Signal. 2007 Oct;19(10):2147-54. Epub 2007 Jun 28.

Mar. 7, 2017, Kathleen McClinton
"Biofilm formation and quorum sensing are modulated by PA2794 in Pseudomonas aeruginosa"

Feb. 21, 2017, Joshua Deal
"What color would you say that is?"
Uchida Y, Uchida Y, Kawai S, Kanamaru R, Sugiyama Y, Tomaru T, Maezawa Y, Kameda N. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2010 Apr;3(4):398-408. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2009.09.030.

Feb. 14, 2017, Glen Borchert, Ph.D.
Novel small RNA (sRNA) landscape of the starvation-stress response transcriptome of Q1 Salmonella enterica serovar typhimurium
Amin SV, Roberts JT, Patterson DG, Coley AB, Allred JA, Denner JM, Johnson JP, Mullen GE, O'Neal TK, Smith JT, Cardin SE, Carr HT, Carr SL, Cowart HE, DaCosta DH, Herring BR, King VM, Polska CJ, Ward EE, Wise AA, McAllister KN, Chevalier D, Spector MP, Borchert GM. RNA Biol. 2016, VOL. 0, NO. 0, 1–12. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15476286.2016.1144010

Feb. 7, 2017, Phoibe Renema
“Pseudomonas aeruginosa ExoU causes intracellular Caspase-1 activation in Pulmonary Microvascular Endothelial Cells”

Jan. 31, 2017, Brian Fouty, M.D.
"Problems and Progress of Gene Therapy"

 

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