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META Center Events

Friday, January 15th, 3pm

Journal Club

Speaker: Janelle Stevenson

“Proximal colon–derived O-glycosylated mucus encapsulates and modulates the microbiota”

Link to Paper
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Meeting ID: 937 2675 2938
Passcode: 772572

Friday, January 22nd, 3pm

Journal Club

Speaker: Julia Ngo

“Trading amino acids at the aphid–Buchnera symbiotic interface”

Link to Paper
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Passcode: 772572

Monday, January 25th 4pm

Meta Meeting

Speaker: Kristi Hamilton

Topic: “The enteric nervous system maintains intestinal health by modulating the microbial habitat”

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Meeting ID: 967 7877 5121
Password: 033947

Monday, December 14th via Zoom

Meta Meeting

Speaker: Karen Adair

Topic: “The zebrafish skin and gut microbiomes (and related projects)”

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Meeting ID: 967 7877 5121
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Friday, November 13th 3pm

Journal Club

Speaker: Karen Guillemin

“Schistosoma mansoni Eggs Modulate the Timing of Granuloma Formation to Promote Transmission”

Link to Paper
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Monday, November 16th 4pm

Meta Meeting

Speaker: Deepika Sundarraman

Topic: “Spatial and temporal structure of interacting gut bacterial communities”

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Meeting ID: 967 7877 5121
Password: 033947

Friday, November 6th 3pm

Journal Club

Speaker: Julia Ngo and Steph VanBeuge

“Vibrio cholerae-Symbiont Interactions Inhibit Intestinal Repair in Drosophila”

Link to Paper
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Meeting ID: 937 2675 2938
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Monday, November 2nd, 4pm

Meta Meeting

Speaker: Jayson Paulose

Topic: “Patterns of genetic diversity under long-range dispersal”

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Friday, October 30th, 3pm

Journal Club

Speaker: Kristi Hamilton

“Co-infection of Malassezia sympodialis With Bacterial Pathobionts Pseudomonas aeruginosa or Staphylococcus aureus Leads to Distinct Sinonasal Inflammatory Responses in a Murine Acute Sinusitis Model”

Link to Paper:
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Meeting ID: 937 2675 2938
Passcode: 772572

Friday, October 23rd 3pm

Journal Club

Speaker: Kristi Hamilton

“Enteroendocrine cells sense bacterial tryptophan catabolites to activate enteric and vagal neuronal pathways”

Link to Paper: HERE
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Meeting ID: 937 2675 2938
Passcode: 772572

Monday, October 19th 4pm

Meta Meeting

Speaker: Arden Perkins

Topic: “A bacterial inflammation sensor regulates c-di-GMP signaling, adhesion, and biofilm formation”

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Meeting ID: 967 7877 5121
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Monday, October 12th, 4pm via Zoom

Meta Meeting

Speaker: Lauren Ponisio

Topic: “Flowers: The doorknobs of the bee world; Mass-flowering crops amplify wild bee parasitism in industrial agricultural”

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Meeting ID: 967 7877 5121
Password: 033947

Friday, May 22nd via Zoom

Journal Club

Speaker: Laura Desban

“A Host-Produced Quorum-Sensing Autoinducer Controls a Phage Lysis-Lysogeny Decision”

Article Here

Friday, May 15th Zoom 3:00 pm

Journal Club

Speaker: Arden Perkins

“Structure of Mpro from COVID-19 virus and discovery of its inhibitors”

Article Here

Friday, May 8th via Zoom

Journal Club

Speaker: Watch Video

“Covid-19 TAGC conference keynote talk”

Video Link Here
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Meeting ID: 996-0903-0771

 

META Meetings

Monday, April 2

Meta Meeting

Karen Guillemin

“Microbes and Animal Development”

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, March 26

No Meta Meeting

Spring Break

Monday, March 19

Meta Meeting-Cancelled

Matt Barber

“Exploring adaptation at the bacterial-host cell interface”

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, March 12

Meta Meeting

Jarrod Smith

Postdoctoral Candidate, Dartmouth College

“An old dog with new tricks: type 1-secreted biofilm adhesins with a periplasmic intermediate”
350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, March 5

Meta Meeting

Human Microbiome Candidate Ran Blekhman

110 Willamette 4pm

Monday, February 26

Meta Meeting

Ellie Melancon, Elena Wall, and Kyleah Murphy

Operations of the Gnotobiology Room

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, February 19

Meta Meeting

Human Microbiome Candidate Katherine Amato

221 Allen Hall 4pm

Monday, February 12

Meta Meeting

Human Microbiome Candidate Ben Ross

110 Willamette 4pm

Monday, February 5

Meta Meeting

Human Microbiome Candidate Jennifer Auchtung

110 Willamette 4pm

Monday, January 29

Meta Meeting

Human Microbiome Candidate Carolina Tropini

110 Willamette 4pm

Monday, January 22

Meta Meeting

Travis Wiles Practice Talk

“Dissecting the form and function of host–microbe relationships within the intestine”

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, January 15

No Meta Meeting – MLK Holiday

Monday, January 8

No Meta Meeting

Monday, January 1

No Meta Meeting

New Years Holiday

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, December 25

No Meta Meeting

Christmas Holiday

350 Willamette 4pm

 

Journal Club

Friday, March 9

Journal Club

Kyleah Murphy

Mannik et al 2009
275 Onyx, 3pm

Friday, March 2

Journal Club

Daniel Shoup

Yang et al 2015
275 Onyx, 3pm

Friday, February 23

Journal Club

Cathy Robinson

Stocker et al 2008
275 Onyx, 3pm

Friday, February 16

Journal Club

Jarrett Lebov

Utada etal 2014
275 Onyx, 3pm

Friday, February 9

Journal Club

Raghu Parthasarathy

Xie et al 2010
Stocker 2011
275 Onyx, 3pm

Friday, February 2

Journal Club

Karen Guillemin

Brito and Alm Review 2016
Nayfach etal Research Paper 2016
275 Onyx, 3pm

Friday, January 26

No Journal Club

Friday, January 19

Journal Club

Brandon Schlomann

Berg and Brown 1972
Son etal 2015
275 Onyx, 3pm

Friday, December 8

No Journal Club – Winter Break

Friday, December 1

No Journal Club

Friday, November 24

No Journal Club

Thanksgiving Holiday

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

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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