MICaB Invited Speaker Seminar Series

MICaB Seminar Series

Mondays at 12:00 p.m.

Online via Zoom, unless otherwise noted

Recurring Zoom link:
Meeting ID: 958 8113 6465                Passcode: 5G+FxN


February 1

"Targeting PANoptosis for the Treatment of Inflammatory and Infectious Diseases"

Department of Immunology, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN

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February 8

"Engineering the host-pathogen interface"

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February 15

"Multiscale exploration of the immune system"

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February 22

"Secrets of transcriptional regulation uncovered from nascent transcription"

Robin Dowell, PhD
BioFrontiers Institute, University of Colorado, Boulder, Boulder, CO
Host: Anna Selmecki, PhD

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March 1

"Antiviral Effector Cell Biology in Lymphoid and Peripheral Tissues"

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March 8

No Seminar

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March 15

"Persistence of Zika virus in the male reproductive tract"

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March 22

"Cell-Autonomous Role of FcγRIIB in Regulating CD8+ T Cell Immunity"

Host: Michael Farrar, PhD

Sponsored in part by BioTechne

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March 29


Tu Anh Huynh, PhD
Department of Food Science, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Madison, Wisconsin
Host: Kathryn Fixen

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April 5

"IL-17 signaling: At the crossroads of autoimmunity and antifungal host defense"

Sarah Gaffen, PhD
Department of Immunology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Host: Kris Hogquist, PhD

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April 12

"Regulating antibiotic tolerance in Mycobacteria"

Sponsored in part by BioTechne

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April 26

“Where’s Waldo? The search for antivirals for treatment of SARS Coronaviruses and Neurotropic Alphaviruses, Current and Future Prospects”

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May 3

“Innate Immunity Receptors:  Crosstalk with Adaptive Immunity, Cancer, and Microbiota”




Jointly sponsored by the Department of Microbiology and Immunology and the Center for Immunology. To schedule time with a speaker, please contact his or her host. 
Up-to-date information can be found at https://med.umn.edu/micab/news-events-micab/intived-seminars