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META Center Events

Friday, September 29

Journal Club Meeting

Organizational Meeting

275 Onyx, 3pm

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

Fridays, June 16-September 22

No Meta Journal Club 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

Friday, June 9

Journal Club

Beth Miller

Coyte et al 2015

327 Pacific, 3pm

Monday, June 5

No Meta Meeting

Friday, June 2

Journal Club

TBD

Escalante et al 2015

327 Pacific, 3pm

Monday, May 29

No Meta Meeting

Memorial Day

Friday, May 26

Journal Club

Nick Lowery

Freilich et al 2011

327 Pacific, 3pm

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

Monday, May 22

Meta Meeting

Mike Pluth

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

350 Willamette 4pm

Friday, May 19

Journal Club

Matt Barber

Harcombe et al 2016

327 Pacific, 3pm

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

Friday, May 12

Journal Club

This Week’s Journal Club Postponed until further notice

Nick Lowery

Freilich et al 2011

327 Pacific, 3pm

 

META Meetings

Monday, May 8

No Meta Meeting – CANCELLED

Tiffani Jones

“Dysbiotic microbiota promote pathological proliferation in Drosophila”

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, May 1

Meta Meeting

Nick Lowery

“Causes and consequences of phenotypic heterogeneity in microbial populations”

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, April 24

Meta Meeting

Cathy Robinson

“Investigating the Selective Pressures of Bacterial Adaptation to the Vertebrate Gut”

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, April 17

Meta Meeting

Recent Meeting Reviews

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, April 10

Meta Meeting

Annah Rolig

“Identifying functionally relevant members of complex microbial communities”

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, April 3

No Meta Meeting

Monday, March 27

No Meta Meeting-Spring Break

Monday, March 20

Meta Meeting

Jennifer Hampton

Investigating the mechanism by which the microbiota induces beta cell proliferation in the zebrafish

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, March 13

Meta Meeting

Mind Meld

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, March 6

Meta Meeting

Microbial Ecology Faculty Candidate Seminar

Kevin Kohl
Postdoctoral Scholar, Vanderbilt University, Bordenstein Lab
110 Fenton 4pm

Monday, February 27

Meta Meeting

Microbial Ecology Faculty Candidate Seminar

Kelly Wrighton
Asst. Professor, Ohio State University
110 Fenton 4pm

Monday, February 20

Meta Meeting

Ryan Baker

Advances in High Throughput Light Sheet Imaging of Zebrafish

350 Willamette, 4pm

Monday, February 13

Meta Meeting

Microbial Ecology Faculty Candidate Seminar

Krista McGuire
Asst. Professor, Barnard College/Columbia University
110 Fenton 4pm

Monday, February 6

No Meta Meeting

Monday, January 30

Meta Meeting

Microbial Ecology Faculty Candidate Seminar

Colin Averill
Postdoc, Boston University, Talbot Lab
110 Fenton 4pm

 

Journal Club

Friday, April 28

Journal Club

Brendan Bohannan

McFall-Ngai 2014

Pankey et al 2016

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, April 21

Journal Club

Brendan Bohannan

Swenson et al 2000

275 Onyx, 3pm

NOTE ROOM CHANGE

Friday, April 14

Journal Club

Organizational Meeting

Mueller and Sachs 2015

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, April 7

Journal Club

Organizational Meeting-Cancelled

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, March 31

No Journal Club Meeting-Spring Break

Friday, March 24

No Journal Club Meeting

Friday, March 17

No Journal Club Meeting

Friday, March 10

Journal Club Meeting

McClean et al 2015

Duffy et al 2012

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, March 3

Journal Club Meeting

Forde et al 2004

Schulte et al 2010

Bohannan & Lenski 2000

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, February 24

Journal Club Meeting

Giraud et al 2008

Koskiniemi et al 2013

Ebert 1998

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, February 17

Journal Club Meeting

Giraud et al. 2001

Barrosso-Batista et al 2014

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, February 10

No Journal Club Meeting

Graduate Recruitment

Friday, February 3

Journal Club Meeting

Rainey et al. 2000

Rainey and Travisano 1998

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, January 27

Journal Club Meeting

Lenski and Travisano 1994

Lenski et al. 1991

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, January 20

Journal Club Meeting

Chao and Levin 1981

Velicer et al. 1998

327 Pacific, 3pm

Seminars

Tuesday, May 13

Seminar – Streisinger Lecture

“How Do Zebrafish Decide to Develop as a Male or Female?”

John Postlethwait

Department of Biology, University of Oregon
100 Willamette Hall, 4-5pm

Tuesday, April 29

Seminar

“Programmed Cell Death and the Microbial Loop”

Monica Orellana

Institute for Systems Biology, University of Washington
110 Willamette Hall, noon

Tuesday, November 5

Seminar

“Genome-Enabled testing of the Evolutionary Arms Race in Plant-Mutualistic and Plant-Gram-Positive Pathogen Interactions”

Jeff Chang

Botany & Plant Pathology, Oregon State University
110 Willamette Hall, noon

Tuesday, June 4

Seminar

“Speciation, dispersal, and invasion patterns in microalgae”

Karin Rengefors

Lund University
110 Willamette, noon

Wednesday, May 29

Seminar

“Synapse Formation in the Zebrafish Mauthner Circuit”

Cecilia Moens

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Deschutes Hall, Colloquium Room, 11 am

Tuesday, May 28

Streisinger lecture

“Single Cell Analysis in Early Mammalian”

Janet Rossant

Senior Scientist and Chief of Research Lombard Chair in Paediatric Research Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children Departments of Molecular Genetics, and Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Toronto
100 Willamette Hall, 4 pm

Tuesday, May 7

Seminar

“Eukaryotes are microbes too: Environmental diversity and computational challenges for studying microscopic taxa with a nucleus”

Holy Bik

UC Davis
110 Willamette, noon

Tuesday, April 30

Seminar

“Microbial seed banks: ecological and evolutionary implications of dormancy”

Jay Lennon

Indiana University
110 Willamette, noon

Tuesday, April 23

Seminar

“Vibro cholera Biofilms: Structural Components and Regulatory Networks”

Fitnat Yildiz

University of California, Santa Cruz
110 Willamette Hall, 4 pm

Tuesday, April 2

Seminar

“Mainlining the Hologenome Into Biology”

SETH BORDENSTEIN

Vanderbilt University
110 Willamette, noon

Tuesday, January 22

seminar

 

Curtis Huttenhower

Harvard School of Public Health
350 Willamette, 4pm

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Seminar

“New tools for exploring the human gut microbiome”


Andrew Goodman

Microbiology, Yale University
110 Willamette Hall, noon

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