FALL 2022
Thursdays, 11:00 am, Atwater 001

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Date Speaker (Host) Title
September 1, 2022

Alexander A. Aksenov, PhD (hosted by Dr. Verardi)

Department of Chemistry

University of Connecticut

Home sweet home (or how complex is the molecular universe?)
September 8, 2022    
September 15, 2022 Guillermo R. Risatti, MV, PhD

Department of Pathobiology and Veterinary Science

University of Connecticut

Foreign Animal Diseases: the African Swine Fever Epidemic 
September 22, 2022
September 29, 2022

Kristen E. Govoni, PhD (hosted by Dr. Mishra)

Associate Dean, Academic Programs

College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources

Director, Ratcliffe Hicks School of Agriculture

University of Connecticut

The effects of maternal restricted- and over-feeding during gestation on offspring growth and metabolism
October 6, 2022
October 13, 2022

Pamela Lein, PhD (hosted by Drs. Khan & Vankruiningen)

School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis

Environmental risk factors for autism spectrum disorders: The case for polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs)
October 20, 2022

Yu Lei, PhD (hosted by Dr. Verardi)

Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

School of Engineering

University of Connecticut

A Whole Area Scanning Enabled Counting-Based Biosensing
October 27, 2022
November 3, 2022 Chris Blesso, PhD (hosted by Dr. Mishra)

Associate Professor, Graduate Program Coordinator

Department of Nutritional Sciences

University of Connecticut

Bacterial Glycine Lipids Are Diet-Dependent Modulators of Cardiometabolic Disease
November 10, 2022 Dr. Junru Cui (hosted by Dr. Garmendia) Persistent dUMP could lead to transcriptional silencing and promote HIV latency in myeloid cells
November 17, 2022 Dr. Andrew Wiemer (hosted by Dr. Khan)

School of Pharmacy

University of Connecticut

The HMBPP receptor complex as a cancer immunotherapy target
December 1, 2022 Penghua Wang, PhD (hosted by Dr. Verardi)

Department of Immunology

School of Medicine

University of Connecticut

Ubiquitin Ligases in Pattern Recognition Receptor Signaling
December 8, 2022 Dr. Laura Manuelidis (hosted by Dr. Garmendia) TBD




FALL 2022

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