Archive: 2015-16 Research in Progress

9/9/2015 — Endothelial sphingosine 1-phosphate receptor 1 mediates protection and recovery from acute kidney injury

Speaker: Heather Perry
Lab: Okusa

Date: Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

9/16/2015 — Alveolar Macrophages, Exosomes and Leukotrienes; Regulation of Influenza Pathology

Speaker: Amber Cardani
Lab: Braciale

Date: Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

9/23/2015 — NK cells limit renal fibrosis after acute kidney injury (AKI)

Speaker: Isaah Vincent
Lab: Okusa

Date: Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

9/30/2015 — Specific viral control by self-licensed NK cells boosts CD8+ T cell memory

Speaker: Jeff Teoh
Lab: Brown

Date: Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

10/7/2015 — IFN-gamma prmotes social behavior by maintaining proper neuronal connectivity

Speaker: Anthony Filiano
Lab: Kipnis

Date: Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

10/14/2015 — The Role of LRP1 in T cells

Speaker: Scott Seki
Lab: Gaultier

Date: Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

10/21/2015 — Eosinophil production of PGD2 in Aspirin-exacerbated respiratory disease

Speaker: Xin Feng
Lab: Steinke

Date: Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

10/28/2015 — Controversies in DC survival during viral infection

Speaker: Billy Nash
Lab: Brown

Date: Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

11/4/2015 — Metabolism as a functional constraint of tumor infiltrating CD8+ T cells

Speaker: Lelisa Gemta
Lab: Bullock

Date: Wednesday, November 4, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

11/11/2015 — The role of hepatic macrophages in micrometastatic pancreatic cancer

Speaker: Alex Michaels
Lab: Slingluff

Date: Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

11/18/2015 — Immunomodulatory role of hcv-induced MDSCs

Speaker: Celeste Goh
Lab: Hahn

Date: Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

12/2/2015 — Interrogating the role of licensed NK cells on viral immunity

Speaker: Awndre Gamache
Lab: Brown

Date: Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

12/9/2015 — SHP-1 regulates conventional T cell resistance to regulatory T cell-mediated suppression

Speaker: Emily Mercadante
Lab: Lorenz

Date: Wednesday, December 9, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

12/16/2015 — Hepatitis C Virus and Macrophage Cholesterol Metabolism

Speaker: Lucas Jennelle
Lab: Hahn

Date: Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

1/6/2016 — Understanding the Role of an Immunosuppressive Tumor Microenvironment in Controlling CD8 T Cell Entry into Subcutaneous Tumors

Speaker: Ashley Wilson
Lab: Engelhard

Date: Wednesday, January 6, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

1/13/2016 — IL-25 induced eosinophilia promotes protection against Clostridium difficile

Speaker: Erica Buonomo
Lab: Petri

Date: Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

1/20/2016 — Meiotic Germ Cell Autoantigen Sequestration Status Determines Testis Tolerance and Autoimmunity

Speaker: Jessica Harakal
Lab: Tung

Date: Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

1/27/2016 — Modulation of peripheral T follicular helper cells by hepatitis C virus-infected hepatocytes

Speaker: Drew Cobb
Lab: Hahn

Date: Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

2/3/2016 — M-CSF promotes the survival of tissue-specific mononuclear phagocytes and controls secondary liver damage during Klebsiella pneumonia

Speaker: Alexandra Bettina
Lab: Mehrad

Date: Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

2/10/2016 — Investigating a protective role for IL-5 during influenza virus infection through regulation of pulmonary neutrophils

Speaker: Amy Newton
Lab: Braciale

Date: Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

2/17/2016 — T Cell Immunity to Rhinovirus Infection in Health and Disease

Speaker: Lyndsey Muehling
Lab: Woodfolk

Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm3501

2/24/2016 — Analysis of c-Myb function across the pre-BCR checkpoint

Speaker: Andrea Daamen
Lab: Bender

Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

3/2/2016 — ICOS:ICOSL suppresses an excessive T cell response in the CNS during chronic T. gondii infection

Speaker: Carleigh O’Brien
Lab: Harris

Date: Wednesday, March 2, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

3/9/2016 — Identifying and understanding the B cells that mediate red meat allergy

Speaker: Kelly Cox
Lab: Erickson

Date: Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

3/16/2016 — B-cell Responses to Human Rhinovirus Infection

Speaker: Jake Eccles
Lab: Woodfolk

Date: Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

3/23/2016 — The Path to Anti-Tumor Immunity: CD8 T cells in Melanoma

Speaker: Amber Woods
Lab: Engelhard

Date: Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

3/30/2016 — CXCR4 Mediates B-1 Cell Localization to the Bone Marrow and Production of Atheroprotective IgM Antibody

Speaker: Aditi Upadhye
Lab: McNamara

Date: Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

4/6/2016 — The role of hepcidin in host defense against Gram-negative pneumonia”

Speaker: Kathryn Michels
Lab: Mehrad

Date: Wednesday, April 6, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

4/13/2016 — The role of Blimp1 in CD8 tumor infiltrating lymphocyte dysfunction

Speaker: Aaron Stevens
Lab: Bullock

Date: Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

4/20/2016 — Functional diversity of phsophatidylserine receptors in the retinal pigment epithelium

Speaker: Kristen Penberthy
Lab: Ravichandran

Date: Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

4/27/2016 — Function of the meningeal lymphatic system in the drainage of immune cells in health and neuroinflammation

Speaker: Antoine Louveau
Lab: Kipnis

Date: Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

5/4/2016 — Role of a host DAMP and Hematopoiesis in Segmented Filamentous Bacteria-mediated Protection from Entamoeba histolytica Colitis

Speaker: Stacey Burgess
Lab: Petri

Date: Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

5/11/2016 — Three Speakers

Role of regenerating protein 1 in intestinal epithelial repair and regeneration during environmental enteropathy
Speaker: Stephanie Melchor

Phosphopeptide immunity in the progression of myeloid malignancy
Speaker: Amanda LuLu

Transcriptional regulation of tolerogenic lymph node lymphatic endothelial cells
Speaker: Nicole McKenna

Labs: Petri/Engelhard

Date: Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501

6/1/2016 — Tumor infiltrating lymphocytes aggregate and form tertiary lymphoid structures in intraperitoneal murine tumors

Speaker: Anthony Rodriguez
Lab: Engelhard

Date: Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MR6 Rm 3501