September 30, 2013
"Eradicating HIV infection with antibodies and immunoconjugates"
Seth Pincus, MD
October 7, 2013
"Flavivirus-host interactions in the mosquito"
Tonya Colpitts, PhD
October 14, 2013
"Investigating nitrogen metabolism in Aedes aegypti mosquitos using multiple approaches"
Patricia Scaraffia, PhD
October 21, 2013
"Progress in structure-based development of narrow-spectrum antibiotics from vitamin analogs"
Hee-won Park, PhD
October 28, 2013
"How Mycobacterium tuberculosis copes with stress"
Deepak Kaushal, PhD
November 4, 2013
"Genetic recombination and hotspot recognition - Does Plasmodium care?"
Anusha Gopalakrishnan, PhD
November 11, 2013
"Revising Chagas disease in the United States: Do we really know enough?"
Claudia Herrera, PhD
November 18, 2013
"Drug leads against microtubule motors in Plasmodium: How a non-conserved protein segment turns out to be more important than it looks"
Edward Wojcik, PhD
November 25, 2013
"From the lung to the heart of Chagas: Repurposing an FDA-approved drug to treat patients with chronic Chagas disease"
Cecilia Sanchez, PhD
December 2, 2013
"Toward an early warning system for forecasting human West Nile Virus incident"
Carrie Manore, PhD
December 9, 2013
"Shigella LPS-invasin complex as an adjuvant for nasal HIV vaccines"
Pamela Kozlowski, PhD
December 16, 2013
"Vector ecology research in the Department of Tropical Medicine: What do kissing bugs and yellow fever have in common?"
Dawn Wesson, PhD
February 3, 2014
"Bacterial-derived membrane vesicles as a multi-antigen vaccine platform"
Lisa Morici, PhD
February 10, 2014
February 17, 2014
"Predicting Asian tiger mosquitoes through time and space"
Kristen Healy, PhD
February 18, 2014 - Special Seminar
"Development of vaccines against bacterial diarrheas: Needs, challenges, and progress"
Mark Riddle, MD, DrPh
February 24, 2014
March 3, 2014
No seminar - Mardi Gras
March 10, 2014
March 17, 2014
"Analysis of Hepatitis B virus (HBV) genetic variability and its impact on pathogenesis: Implications in Eastern Indian HBV carriers"
Avik Biswas, PhD
March 24, 2014
"Assessing dengue-induced changes in gene expression profiles via ribosome profiling"
Mariana Leguia, PhD
March 24, 2014 - Special Seminar
"Systems biological analysis of dengue infection reveals a role of CD14+CD16+ monocytes in stimulating plasmablast differentiation"
Marcin Kwissa, PhD
Emory Vaccine Center
March 31, 2014
"Chlamydia trachomatis in the human endocervix: How local environment influences survival"
Alison Quayle, PhD
April 7, 2014
"Construction of a transgenic murine malaria parasite for the evaluation of a P. falciparum blood-stage vaccine"
Yi Cao, PhD
April 14, 2014
No seminar - General Faculty Meeting
April 15, 2014 - Special Seminar
"Inducing Humoral Responses to Multiple Sporozoite and Liver Stage Malaria Antigens Using Exogenous Plasmid DNA"
Bernadette Ferraro, PhD
University of Pennsylvania
April 21, 2014
No seminar - Easter Break
April 28, 2014
"The emergence of dengue and chikungunya viruses: Invasive arboviral threats to the US"
Christopher Mores, PhD
May 5, 2014
"Effect of L-cycloserine on blood-fed Aedes aegypti mosquitoes"
Virginia Belloni, PhD
May 12, 2014
"Arthropod-Rickettsia interactions: ecological and molecular analysis"
Kevin R. Macaluso, PhD
2012-2013 Department of Tropical Medicine Seminars