January 15 — MacNider 321
Erin Smithberger —
Advisor: Ryan Miller, MD, PhD
“Kinome Profiling of Genotype-Dependent Response to EGFR Inhibition
in a Mouse Model of Glioblastoma”

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January 22 — MacNider 321
Christian Agosto-Burgos —
Advisor: Ron Falk, MD
“Characterization of Low-Density Granulocytes during ANCA Vasculitis”

and

Taylor Dismuke — Advisor: Timothy Gershon, MD, PhD
“Novel Therapy for Medulloblastoma Combining FDA-Approved Agents
Palbociclib and Vismodegib”

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January 29 — MacNider 321
Xue Bai, PhD
“GRAF1 Regulates Brown and Beige Fat Formation and Function”

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February 5 — MacNider 321
Matthew Combs –
Advisor: Joan Taylor, PhD
“The Role of GRAFs in Muscular Mitophagy and Development”

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February 12 — MacNider 321
Cherise Glodowski —
Advisor: Charles Perou, PhD
“Intra-tumoral Plasticity in Basal-Like Breast Tumors”

and

Alina Hamilton — Advisor: Melissa Troester, PhD
“Gene Expression in The Breast Intratumoral Microenvironment Reflects
Clinically Informative Stromal Subtypes from Cancer Adjacent Tissue”

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February 19 — MacNider 321
Natasha Strande, PhD
“Expecting the Unexpected: Secondary Findings in the
Era of Comprehensive Genetic Testing”

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February 26 — MacNider 321
Michael Henderson —
Advisor: Nigel Key, MB ChB FRCP
“Coagulation Regulates TH17 Immunity in the Mouse Model of Multiple Sclerosis”

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March 19 — MacNider 321
Zachary Opheim —
Advisor: Joan Taylor, PhD
TBA

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March 26 — MacNider 321
Adam Miszta, PhD
“Novel Plasmin Generation Assay Reveals a PAI-1 Independent Mechanism
Contributes to the Hemostatic Imbalance in Mice Fed a High Trans-Fat Diet”

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April 9 — MacNider 321
Li Wang, PhD
“Single Cell Transcriptomic Analysis of Cardiac Cell Dynamics during Aging”

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April 16 — MacNider 321
Abigail Shelton —
Advisor: Ryan Miller, MD, PhD
Defining the Mechanisms of Acquired Resistance to Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors in
EGFR-Driven Glioblastomas Using Integrated Kinome and Transcriptome Profiling

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April 23 — MacNider 321
Johnny Castillo Cabrera —
Advisor: Albert Baldwin, PhD
“SGK1 Controls TBK1 Activity In Response to Viral Infection”

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May 14 — MacNider 321
Haley Vaseghi —
Advisor: Li Qian, PhD
“Mitochondria and Direct Cardiac Reprogramming”

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May 21 — Bondurant G100
Hong Ma, PhD
“Non-myocytes in Heart Regeneration: from a Single Cell View”

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May 28 — Bondurant G100
BBSP End of Year Talks

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June 4 — MacNider 321
Bethany Wagner —
Advisor: Scott Williams, PhD
“Mechanisms of Oral Carcinogenesis”

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June 11 — MacNider 321
Qiang Zhu —
Advisor: Joan Taylor, PhD
“GRAF1 is a Novel Mediator of Parkin-Dependent Mitophagy”

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June 18 — Bondurant G10
Carolina Herrera —
Advisor: Ron Falk, MD
“Activation of Neutrophils With MPO-ANCA Correlates with MPO Autoantigen Gene Expression”

and

Benjamin Keepers — Advisor: Li Qian, PhD
“Cardiac Reprogramming through Transactivation of Endogenous MGT”

and

Angana Mukherjee — Advisor: Albert Baldwin, PhD
TBA

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April 2 — MacNider 321
Jean Marie Mwiza —
Advisor: Wolfgang Bergmeier, PhD

Determining the Role of Platelets in the Pathogenesis Of Venous Thrombosis”