PARASITOLOGY SEMINAR SIGN-UP SHEET

Schedule for Spring 2017

This schedule was last updated on April 21, 2017.

Date Presentations
Jan 16
MLK Day -- No Class Top Seminar Home
 
Jan 23
Course Introduction Top Seminar Home
 
Illona Brumfield    
Lin, KL, Twenhafel, NA, Connor, JH, Cashman, KA, Shamblin, JD, Donnelly, GC, ... Goff, AJ (2015). Temporal Characterization of Marburg Virus Angola Infection following Aerosol Challenge in Rhesus Macaques. Journal of Virology 89(19), 9875–9885.
Jan 30
Alicia Majeau Top Seminar Home
VE Ghouzzi, FT Bianchi, I Molineris, BC Mounce, GE Berto, M Rak, S Lebon, L Aubry, ... and F Di Cunto (2016) ZIKA virus elicits P53 activation and genotoxic stress in human neural progenitors similar to mutations involved in severe forms of genetic microcephaly and p53. Cell Death and Disease 7, e2440.  
Feb 6
Amanda Harriet Top Seminar Home
Rosa, TFA, Flammersfeld, A, Ngwa, CJ, Kiesow, M, Fischer, R, Zipfel, PF, ... Pradel, G (2016). The Plasmodium falciparum blood stages acquire factor H family proteins to evade destruction by human complement. Cellular Microbiology 18(4), 573–590.
Emily Engel    
Clarke, G. M., Rockett, K., Kivinen, K., Hubbart, C., Jeffreys AE, Rowlands K, ... Malaria GEN Consortium (2017) Characterisation of the opposing effects of G6PD deficiency on cerebral malaria and severe malarial anaemia. eLife 6, e15085.
Feb 13
No Class Top Seminar Home
 
Feb 20
Anna Hodges Top Seminar Home
S Bjerrum, F Bonsu, NN Hanson-Nortey, E Kenu, IS Johansen, AB Andersen, L Bjerrum, D Jarbøl & A Munck (2016) Tuberculosis screening in patients with HIV: use of audit and feedback to improve quality of care in Ghana. Glob Health Action 9, 32390
Allison Maloney    
Park DJ, Dudas G, Wohl S, Goba A, Whitmer SLM, Andersen KG, ... Sabeti PC (2015) Ebola Virus Epidemiology, Transmission, and Evolution during Seven Months in Sierra Leone. Cell, 161(7), 1516–1526.  
Feb 27
Luni Gras -- No Class Top Seminar Home
 
Mar 6
James Falasca Top Seminar Home
R Kaminski, Y Chen, T Fischer, E Tedaldi, A Napoli, Y Zhang, J Karn, W Hu & K Khalili (2016) Elimination of HIV-1 Genomes from Human T-lymphoid Cells by CRISPR/Cas9 Gene Editing. Scientific Reports 6, 22555
Mar 13
Remi Landry Top Seminar Home
Mitra S, Gautam I, Jambugulam M, Abhilash KPP, & Jayaseeelan V (2017) Clinical Score to Differentiate Scrub Typhus and Dengue: A Tool to Differentiate Scrub Typhus and Dengue. Journal of Global Infectious Diseases 9(1), 12–17
Mar 20
Samantha Carman Top Seminar Home
Klar K, Perchermeier S, Bhattacharjee S, Harb H, Adler T, Istvanffy R, Loffredo-Verde E, Oostendorp R, Renz H and Prazeres da Costa C (2017) Chronic schistosomiasis during pregnancy epigenetically reprograms T cell differentiation in offspring of infected mothers. Eur J Immunol, accepted for publication.  
Matt Worges    
Aregawi M, Smith SJ, Sillah-Kanu M, Seppeh J, Kamara ARY, Williams RO, ... Alonso P (2016). Impact of the Mass Drug Administration for malaria in response to the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone. Malaria Journal 15, 480.
Heejung Ko    
Kirby AE, Streby A, Moe CL (2016) Vomiting as a Symptom and Transmission Risk in Norovirus Illness: Evidence from Human Challenge Studies. PLoS ONE 11(4): e0143759
Mar 27
Spring Break -- No Class Seminar Home
 
Apr 3
Jessica Brogdon Top Seminar Home
Brogdon J, Ziani W, Wang X, Veazey RS and Xu H (2016) In vitro effects of the small-molecule protein kinase C agonists on HIV latency reactivation. Sci Rep 6, 39032
Ji Hye Hong    
Investigators of the Delhi Neonatal Infection Study (DeNIS) collaboration (2016) Characterisation and antimicrobial resistance of sepsis pathogens in neonates born in tertiary care centres in Delhi, India: a cohort study. The Lancet Global Health 4 (10), e752-e760.
Caroline Weldon    
S Isanaka, O Guindo, MDC Langendorf, AM Seck, BD Plikaytis, N Sayinzoga-Makombe, MM McNeal, N Meyer, E Adehossi, A Djibo, B Jochum, and RF Grais (2017) Efficacy of a Low-Cost, Heat-Stable Oral Rotavirus Vaccine in Niger. N Engl J Med 376:1121-1130.  
Apr 10
Bria Lane Top Seminar Home
A Delamou, AM El Ayadi, S Sidibe, T Delvaux, BS Camara, SD Sandouno, AH Beavogui, GW Rutherford, J Okumura, WH Zhang, V De Brouwere (2017) Effect of Ebola virus disease on maternal and child health services in Guinea: a retrospective observational cohort study. The Lancet Global Health 5, e448-e457.  
Nicole Roberts    
PH Gazzinelli-Guimaraes, LFD de Freitas, AC Gazzinelli-Guimaraes, F Coelho, FS Barbosa, D Nogueira, C Amorim, L de Carvalho Dhom-Lemos, LM Oliveira, AB da Silveira, FG da Fonseca, LL Bueno, RT Fujiwara (2017) Concomitant helminth infection downmodulates the Vaccinia virus-specific immune response and potentiates virus-associated pathology. International Journal for Parasitology 47, 1-10.  
Apr 17
Easter Monday -- No Class Top Seminar Home
Apr 24
Abhishek Pandey Seminar Home
A Vahid, M Nazanin, J Alireza, M Tahereh, H Jamshid, KM Sadeq, and AC Reza (2017) Development of a Time and Cost Benefit Antibody Binding Test-Based Method for Determination of Rabies Vaccine Potency. Viral Immunology, ahead of print.  
Neeva Patel    
Zanaga LP, Vigani AG, Angerami RN, Giorgetti A, Escanhoela CAF, Ataíde EC, Boin IFSF, & Stucchi RSB (2017) Survival benefits of interferon-based therapy in patients with recurrent hepatitis C after orthotopic liver transplantation. Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research 50 (1), e5540.  
Isatou Jawara    
J Liu, JA Platts-Mills, J Juma, F Kabir, J Nkeze, ... ER Houpt (2016) Use of quantitative molecular diagnostic methods to identify causes of diarrhoea in children: a reanalysis of the GEMS case-control study. The Lancet 388, 1291-1301.  
May 1
Davette Gadison Seminar Home
Salje H, Lessler J, Paul KK, Azman AS, Rahman MW, Rahman M, ... Cauchemez S (2016) How social structures, space, and behaviors shape the spread of infectious diseases using chikungunya as a case study. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 113(47), 13420-13425.  
Viranchi Patel    
Bouziat R, Hinterleitner R, Brown JJ, Stencel-Baerenwald JE, Ikizler M, ... Jabri B (2017) Reovirus infection triggers inflammatory responses to dietary antigens and development of celiac disease. Science 356, 44-50.
Chelsea Barranco    
GJ Kapadia, IAO Soares, GSubba Rao, FR Badoco, RA Furtado, MB Correa, DC Tavares, WR Cunha, LG Magalhaes (2017) Antiparasitic activity of menadione (vitamin K3) against Schistosoma mansoni in BABL/c mice. Acta Tropica 167, 163-173.  
May 8
Mallory Mucci Seminar Home
L Concha-Marambio, S Pritzkow, F Moda, F Tagliavini, JW Ironside, PE Schulz and C Soto (2016) Detection of prions in blood from patients with variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. Science Translational Medicine 8, 370ra183
Nuha Naqvi    
F Ambaw, R Mayston, C Hanlon and A Alem (2017) Burden and presentation of depression among newly diagnosed individuals with TB in primary care settings in Ethiopia. BMC Psychiatry 17:57
     
 

This schedule was last updated on April 21, 2017.