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Summer 2019

Jamie Shirley

June 4 at 10:00am in C1-7

Immunology and Microbiology

Laboratory of Dr. Roland Herzog

"Mechanism and Prevention of Innate Immune Activation and Anti-Capsid CD8+ Cell Priming in AAV Gene Therapy for Hemophilia"

--B.S., Auburn University
Alexa Roth

June 7 at 10:00am in ARB R2-265

Immunology and Microbiology

Laboratory of Dr. Stephanie Karst

"Identifying Determinants of Norovirus Virulence Through Comparative Virology"

--B.S., University of Florida
Betty Wang

June 7 at 1:00pm in ARB R5-265

Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Laboratory of Dr. Brian Law

“On the Trail of a Proteostatic Killer of Highly Resistant and Metastatic Breast Cancer"

-- M.S., University of Florida
Vindhya Vijay

June 24 at 10:00am in C1-4

Cancer Biology

Laboratory of Dr. Christopher Cogle

“Splicing repressor hnRNPC is an indispensable and 'druggable' target in acute myeloid leukemia"

-- M.S., University of Florida
Gavin Golas

July 11 at 10:00am in C1-4

Immunology and Microbiology

Laboratory of Dr. Zsolt Toth

“Genetic Analysis of the Viral IRFs of Human Herpesvirus 8 for their Contribution to Viral Replication and Viral Immune Evasion During Lytic Infection"

-- B.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Latoya Allen

July 16 at 10:00am in C1-7


Laboratory of Dr. Gordon Mitchell

“Neurochemical plasticity in phrenic motor neurons after cervical spinal cord injury and intermittent hypoxia"

-- B.S., University Of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Caleb Bostwick

July 26 at 11:00am in C1-7


Laboratory of Dr. Leonid Moroz

“Deciphering the genomic basis of neuronal identity & plasticity: Insights from single-cell, single-molecule quantification of endogenous RNAs"

-- B.S., University of Florida