Fall 2016

Seminar Series, Fall 2016

Raymond 4-047 Friday 11:30 am
Macdonald Campus, McGill University

September 16 Orientation – graduate students only (ALL students, new and returning) Institute of Parasitology
Orientation session for new students and a review of Equipment, Safety, Building and Program policies
September 23 Vahid Hajihoseini (final seminar) Institute of Parasitology
Revealing the architecture of post transcriptional gene regulatory circuits in Trypanosoma brucei
September 30 Dr Thavy Long McGill University
Identification and validation of novel targets and potent anti-schistosomal drugs
October 7 Thomas Duguet (final seminar) Institute of Parasitology
Levamisole-sensitive AChRs: from Caenorhabditis elegans to Haemonchus contortus
October 14 Manjurul Haque (yearly) Institute of Parasitology
Role of Maternal Parasitic Infection, Protein Deficiency and Altered Maternal and Neonatal Microbiome on Perinatal Brain Development
October 21 Yannan Fan(yearly) Institute of Parasitology
Computational and experimental analysis in miRNA within host, parasite and gut-microbiome
Elton Burnett (yearly) Institute of Parasitology
Lineage-specific pathogenicity of Listeria monocytogenes: A new perspective on PrfA
October 28 Clémence Ackermann (yearly seminar) Institute of Parasitology
A novel acetylcholine-gated ion-channel in C. elegans and the sheep parasitic nematode H. contortus
November 4 No Seminar
November 11 No Seminar
November 18 No Seminar
November 25 Khlood Ali AlSullami (final seminar) Institute of Parasitology
Heterologous Expression and Functional characterization of Plasmodium falciparum ABCG in Mammalian cells
December 2 Hillary Byrne (final seminar) Institute of Parasitology
Characterization of a fourth Schistosoma mansoni glutamate-gated chloride channel subunit
December 9 Guanhan Yao (final seminar) Institute of Parasitology
The effect of Apo A-I truncation on host immune response and lipid metabolism in Chagas disease