Dissertation Defenses

Allison M. Brady, MPH
"The role of human ficolin-2 during invasive pneumococcal disease"
Friday, June 13, 2014
2:00 p.m., BBRB 263

Pulin Che
"Identification of claudin-1 as an entry factor in dengue infection and development of a high throughput screening assay for antivirals against dengue virus"
Friday, August 9, 2013
2:00 p.m., BBRB 170

Melissa Walker
"The role of choline-binding protein A (PcpA) in the mechanism of disease and protective immunity"
Tuesday, July 30, 2013
9:00 a.m., BBRB 263

Sam Jordan
"Identification and Biochemical Investigations of Rhamnose and Glycoprotein in Mycoplasmas"
Wednesday, July 10, 2013
2:00 p.m., BBRB 170

Kristopher Genschmer
"The Development of an in vitro Surrogate Assay for Screening Protective Antibodies Against Pneumococal Surface Protein A (PspA)"
Wednesday, July 10, 2013
4:00 p.m., BBRB 263

Melissa Oliver
"Microevolution of capsule synthesis genes contributes to pneumococcal capsule diversity"
Monday, July 8, 2013
1:00 p.m., BBRB 170

Christina Croney
"Selection and Evolution of Pneumococci in Response to Conjugate Vaccines"
Friday, June 28, 2013
10:00 a.m., BBRB 263

Amber Rowse
"Role of GSK3 in the immunopathogenesis of EAE"
Thursday, June 27, 2013
1:00 p.m., SHEL 105

Michael Ludwig
"Surveying the Seum Proteome for Biomarkers of Early-Stage Pancreatic Cancer"
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
3:00 p.m., SHEL 105

Sara Conard
"Understanding the Function and Regulation of Eukaryotic Release Factor 1, eRF1"
Thursday, April 4, 2013
1:00 p.m., BBRB 263

David BA James
"Genetic and Biochemical Characterizations of the Capsular Glycosyltransferases in Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype 2"
Thursday, March 14, 2013
2:00 p.m., BBRB 263

Olusimidele T. Akinsiku
"Qualitative Analysis of HIV-1-Specific CD8 T Cell Responses"
Friday, June 24, 2011
2:30 PM, BMRII, Room 101

Marla Hertz
"In Vivo Analysis of the Natural Diversity of the IGR IRES Family and Characterization of the Role of Ribosomal Protein S25 in IRES-Mediated Translation"
June 28, 2011

Jeffrey Bolland
"Exopolysaccharide: A Multi-faceted Role in Mycoplasma pulmonis"
August 22, 2011