Winter 2017

Seminar Series, Fall 2016

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

January 13 Tim Geary Institute of Parasitology
Orientation session for ALL students
January 20 Mohamad Nasr (first seminar) Institute of Parasitology
Functional expression and Characterization of novel recombinant Trichuris suis excretory/secretory proteins
January 27 Najmeh Nikpour (yearly seminar) Institute of Parasitology
Guide RNA-binding activity of a Z-DNA binding domain of a mitochondrial protein from Trypanosoma brucei
February 3 Guangyan Zhou (yearly seminar) Institute of Parasitology
Understanding the effect of helminth on host immune system and its impact on the gut microbiome
Georgia Limniatis (yearly seminar) Institute of Parasitology
Trifluoperazine acts as a collateral sensitivity agent in P-glycoprotein-overexpressing cells
February 10 Maude Dagenais (yearly seminar) Institute of Parasitology
Schistosoma mansoni-derived exosomes as modulators of the host immune system
Mark Kaji (yearly seminar) Institute of Parasitology
The molecular structure and function of the anthelmintic drug target ACR-16 from Ancylostoma ceylanicum
February 17 Tatiana Scorza UQAM
Hemolysis in blood stage malaria
February 24 Damian Clarke (yearly seminar) Institute of Parasitology
MACS and FACS: Approaches for the isolation of monocytes from canine blood samples
Fadi Baakdah (yearly seminar) Institute of Parasitology
Characterization of PfCRT antibodies
March 3 Stephanie Kucykowicz (first seminar) Institute of Parasitology
The role of Plasmodium falciparum-infected red blood cell-derived extracellular vesicles in the mediation of parasite-to-parasite communication
March 10 No Seminar
March 17 Kyle Simpson (final seminar) Institute of Parasitology
Investigating the presence of cytosolic hemozoin-containing compartments in drug-sensitive and drug-resistant P. falciparum parasites
March 24 Anand Vardhan (first seminar) Institute of Parasitology
Interaction of RING finger proteins with glycosomal receptor proteins in Leishmania donovani
March 31 No Seminar
April 7 Karine Thivierge Institut national de santé publique du Québec
Role and function of the Provincial Public Health Parasitology Laboratory - research activities
April 14 TBA