July 7, 2016August 30, 2016 (note: 9:30am)
"Characterization of FtrABCD: a ferrous iron-specific transporter that is required for the virulence of Brucella abortus 2308 in mice"
Dissertation Defense by Ahmed E.M. Elhassanny, Microbiology & Immunology PhD Candidate
July 29, 2016 (note: Friday at 9:00am)
"Motility and chemotaxis in the Lyme disease spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi: Role in pathogenesis"
Dissertation Defense by KiHwan Moon, Microbiology & Immunology PhD Candidate
August 26, 2016 (note: Friday, 10:00am Brody 2E-92)
Immunity Memory in Health and Disease"
M&I Chair candidate, Liwu Li, PhD, Department of Biological Sciences, Virginia
Polytechnic Institute and State University
of evolutionarily-conserved cellular processes of macrophages and amoeba by Legionella"
M&I Chair candidate, Yousef Abu Kwaik, PhD, Professor, Department of Microbiology & Immunology, University of Louisville, KY
September 7, 2016
(note: Wednesday, 10:00am, Burgundy Auditorium)
"The Quinolone Signal of Pseudomonas aeruginosa"
M&I Chair candidate, Everett C. Pesci, PhD, Professor & Interim Chair, Department of Microbiology & Immunology, ECU
September 20, 2016
"Alternative cell fate after influenza A virus infection modulates disease and immunity"
Nicholas Heaton, PhD, Assistant Professor, Duke University SOM, Durham, NC
September 27, 2016
"Small Molecule Induced Outer Membrane Vesicle Biogenesis in Gram-Negative Bacteria"
Jeffrey W. Schertzer, Assistant Professor, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY
October 25, 2016
"A novel family of RNAs that control virulence in Bartonella"
Burt Anderson, PhD, Professor, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
http://health.usf.edu/medicine/molecularmedicine/profiles/9930/Burt-Anderson.aspxDecember 6, 2016
"Mass Spectrometry at ECU: measuring metabolites, lipids, and proteins"
Kimberly Kew, PhD, Senior Research Scholar, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC
December 13, 2016
"Tick gut microbiota-border patrol?"
Sukanya Narasimhan, PhD, Senior Research Scientist, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven CT
https://medicine.yale.edu/intmed/people/sukanya_narasimhan.profile December 20, 2016