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META Center Events

Monday, November 20

Meta Meeting

Daniel Shoup

“Mechanics and Implications of Collective Bacterial Behavior”

350 Willamette 4pm

Friday, November 17

Journal Club

Jessica Cothern and Claire Goodfellow

Tasoff et al 2015
327 Pacific, 3pm

Monday, November 13

Meta Meeting

Cathy Robinson

“Adaptive Evolution of a Zebrafish Gut Symbiont”

350 Willamette 4pm

Friday, November 10

Journal Club

Maria Banuelos

Boyle et al 2017
327 Pacific, 3pm

Monday, November 6

Meta Meeting

Brian Hammer and Joao Xavier

(Raghu Hosting)

350 Willamette 4pm

Friday, November 3

Journal Club

Andrea Loes

Gaulke et al Preprint
Ley et al 2008
327 Pacific, 3pm

Monday, October 30

Meta Meeting

Clay Small and Emily Beck

“Sources of variation in 16S community profiles of the stickleback gut”

350 Willamette 4pm

Friday, October 27

Journal Club

Jarrett Lebov

Cira et al Preprint
Fisher and Mehta 2014
327 Pacific, 3pm

Monday, October 23

Meta Meeting

Kristi Hamilton

“The Enteric Nervous System Impacts on Intestinal Dynamics”

350 Willamette 4pm

Friday, October 20

Journal Club

Nick Lowery

Bairey etal 2016
Levine etal 2017
327 Pacific, 3pm

Monday, October 16

Meta Meeting

Beth Miller

“Modeling the Microbiome: Community and Evolutionary Studies”

350 Willamette 4pm

Friday, October 13

Journal Club

Brandon Schlomann

Korolev et al 2017
327 Pacific, 3pm

Monday, October 9

Meta Meeting

Brandon Schlomann

“Physical ecology of the gut”

350 Willamette 4pm

Friday, October 6

Journal Club

Beth Miller

Schluter & Foster 2012
Foster et al 2017
327 Pacific, 3pm

Monday, October 2

No Meta Meeting

 

META Meetings

Monday, November 20

Meta Meeting

Daniel Shoup

“Mechanics and Implications of Collective Bacterial Behavior”

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, November 13

Meta Meeting

Cathy Robinson

“Adaptive Evolution of a Zebrafish Gut Symbiont”

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, November 6

Meta Meeting

Brian Hammer and Joao Xavier

(Raghu Hosting)

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, October 30

Meta Meeting

Clay Small and Emily Beck

“Sources of variation in 16S community profiles of the stickleback gut”

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, October 23

Meta Meeting

Kristi Hamilton

“The Enteric Nervous System Impacts on Intestinal Dynamics”

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, October 16

Meta Meeting

Beth Miller

“Modeling the Microbiome: Community and Evolutionary Studies”

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, October 9

Meta Meeting

Brandon Schlomann

“Physical ecology of the gut”

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, October 2

No Meta Meeting

Monday, September 25

Meta Meeting

Travis Wiles

“Modernized Tools for Streamlined Genetic Manipulation of Wild and Diverse Symbiotic Bacteria”

350 Willamette 4pm

Mondays, June 19-September 18

No Meta Meeting Until Further Notice – Summer Break

Monday, June 12

Meta Meeting

Andrea Loes

“Early evolution of an endogenous danger signal for Toll-like receptor 4”

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, June 5

No Meta Meeting

Monday, May 29

No Meta Meeting

Memorial Day

Monday, May 22

Meta Meeting

Mike Pluth

“Chemical Tools for Detection and Delivery of Small-Molecule Reactive Sulfur Species”

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, May 15

No Meta Meeting

We encourage members to attend the OVPRI Science Advisory Forum

Science Advisory Forum
EMU Gumwood Room, 3:30-5pm

 

Journal Club

Friday, November 17

Journal Club

Jessica Cothern and Claire Goodfellow

Tasoff et al 2015
327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, November 10

Journal Club

Maria Banuelos

Boyle et al 2017
327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, November 3

Journal Club

Andrea Loes

Gaulke et al Preprint
Ley et al 2008
327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, October 27

Journal Club

Jarrett Lebov

Cira et al Preprint
Fisher and Mehta 2014
327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, October 20

Journal Club

Nick Lowery

Bairey etal 2016
Levine etal 2017
327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, October 13

Journal Club

Brandon Schlomann

Korolev et al 2017
327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, October 6

Journal Club

Beth Miller

Schluter & Foster 2012
Foster et al 2017
327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, September 29

Journal Club Meeting

Organizational Meeting

275 Onyx, 3pm

Fridays, June 16-September 22

No Meta Journal Club Until Further Notice – Summer Break

Friday, June 9

Journal Club

Beth Miller

Coyte et al 2015

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, June 2

Journal Club

TBD

Escalante et al 2015

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, May 26

Journal Club

Nick Lowery

Freilich et al 2011

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, May 19

Journal Club

Matt Barber

Harcombe et al 2016

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, May 12

Journal Club

This Week’s Journal Club Postponed until further notice

Nick Lowery

Freilich et al 2011

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, May 5

Journal Club

Jarrett Lebov

Escalante et al 2015

327 Pacific, 3pm

Seminars

Tuesday, May 23

IE2 Seminar

Chris Marx

University of Idaho, Department of Biological Services, Center for Modeling Complex Interactions

“Novel induction of cell stasis to protect the cell from a toxic central metabolic intermediate”
110 Willamette Hall, 11-11:40am
Reception and discussion to follow in 327 Pacific Hall

Tuesday, May 2

Ie2 Seminar

Margaret McFall-Ngai

Pacific Biosciences Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa

“Finding the right partner: The molecular, genetic, and ecological underpinnings of symbiosis onset”
110 Willamette Hall, 11-11:40am

Reception and discussion to follow in 327 Pacific Hall

Wednesday, April 26

Streisinger Lecture

Jonathan Weissman-UC San Francisco

“Controlling the volume of gene expression with CRISPRi and CRISPRa”
331 Klamath Hall, 2-3pm

Tuesday, April 25

Streisinger Lecture

Jennifer Doudna-UC Berkeley

“Rewriting the language of life: Impacts and challenges of DNA editing”
100 Willamette Hall, 4-5pm

Tuesday, September 27

IMB Seminar

Macrophage-dependent cytoplasmic transfer drives melanoma metastasis in vivo

Minna Roh-Johnson

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle WA
110 Willamette, 4pm

Tuesday, May 24

Keaton Stagaman Thesis Defense

Title: “Investigating the role of immunity and other selective pressures on the assembly of the gut microbiota in zebrafish and humans”

30 Pacific, 2pm

Tuesday, May 17

IE2 Seminar

Stephen Giovannoni, “Predicting Long-Term Impacts of Ocean Desertification on Microbial Plankton Communities”

Department of Microbiology, Oregon State University

110 Willamette, 1pm

Wednesday, March 2

Special Seminar

Dr. Daniel Schultz: “Rapid expression of transcription repressor is critical for early dynamics of antibiotic resistance”

Harvard University

350 Willamette, 4pm

Tuesday, February 16

IMB Seminar

Dr. Pamela Silver: “Designing Biological Systems for Health and Sustainability”

Harvard University

110 Willamette, 4pm

Tuesday, May 26

IMB Seminar

“Growth and Shape Control in Bacteria”

Tristan Ursell

University of Oregon, Department of Physics

Host: Karen Guillemin

110 Willamette, 4 pm

Monday, February 2

Special Seminar

“The right place at the right time: uncovering the mechanisms that lead to spatiotemporal structure and organization in the bacterial cell.”

Nathan J. Kuwada

Department of Physics and Department of Bioengineering, University of Washington
240D Willamette, 4 pm

Tuesday, January 20

IMB Seminar

“Metals and Immunity”

Elizabeth Nolan

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Chemistry

Host: Vickie De Rose

110 Willamette Hall, 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Friday, October 17

Seminar Fall 2014

“Structure, Function, and Inhibition of Bacterial Biofilms: Lessons from Small Molecules and a Big Magnet”

Lynette Cegelski, Stanford University

Cegelski Lab
331 Klamath Hall, 2:30-3:30 pm

Tuesday, October 14

Seminar Fall 2014

“Bacterial Adaptations to Life in the Stomach”

Nina Salama

Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Center
110 Willamette Hall, 4-5 pm

Tuesday, May 20

Seminar

“Earthworm nephridial bacteria: diversity and host interactions”

Seana Davidson

University of Washington
331 Klamath Hall, 9:00-9:30am

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