Sarah Stroumsa, Hebrew University, Jerusalem
1. Shafi Ullah Zaman, grad student: Safety and quality of high pressure (HP) treated fish: Evaluation of pressure destruction kinetics of Escherichia Coli and Listeria monocytogenes and associated quality changes during storage. 2. Sung Hun Yi, grad student: Biochemical and molecular characterization of a B-galactosidase from Bifidobacterium breve.
Molecular mechanisms involved in drug action and drug resistance in the context of human cytomegalovirus DNA polymerase
Egor Tchesnokov, MSc 2 (switch) seminar. Supervisor: Dr Götte. Chair: Bruno Marchand
Alicia Babcock. PhD final. Supervisor: Dr Owens. Chair: Henrik Toft-Hansen
Modulation of protein tyrosine phosphatase activity by transition metals and its effects on macrophage functions
Maria Adelaida Gomez, MSc 2 (switch) seminar. Supervisor: Dr Olivier. Chair: Issa Abu Dayyeh.
Elena Makarova, writer, historian, art director, art therapist. Presentation of her latest research in the field of lost culture, forgotten artists and thinkers, making extensive use of visual material to illustrate her findings.
Role of pro-inflammatory cytokines in synaptic dysfunction: Potential implications in Alzheimer's disease
Dr Sylvain Williams, Douglas Hospital Research Centre, Montreal
Dr Mitra Cowan, director, CHUM Transgenic Laboratory, Montreal. Coffee & cookies 15 min. before seminar (2nd floor); pizza lunch & discussion with speaker after seminar (2nd floor). Co-sponsored by Perkin Elmer, Agilent Technologies.
AIESEC members will be holding a candlelight vigil on the steps of the Arts Building to honour the victims of last week's tragic accident, which claimed the lives of Maria Leticia Mora and Cristina Mejia Dahl. All welcome.