Journal Club Presentation Archive

March 03, 2020 |Merci Best, Pharmacology Grad Student, George Bloom’s Lab| Paper Presented (unpublished work): Bidirectional Regulation Between Tau and the Axon Initial Segment in an Alzheimer’s Disease Model|Independent Research Presentation

February 25, 2020 |Anders Nelson, Pharmacology Grad Student,  Jeff Saucerman’s Lab| Paper Presented (unpublished work): Mapping MBNL Signaling Regulation of Cardiac Myofibroblast Activation|Independent Research Presentation

February 18, 2020 |Brady Barron, Pharmacology Grad Student,  Kodi Ravichandran’s Lab| Paper Presented: Macrophage Metabolism of Apoptic Cell-Derived Arginine Promotes Continual Efferocytosis and Resolution of Injury. Arif Yurdagul, et al. Cell Metabolism 31: 1-16 (2020)|Independent Research Presentation

February 11, 2020 |Roberto Mendez, Chemistry Grad Student,  Ken Hsu’s Lab| Paper Presented: The dTAG System for Immediate and Target Specific Protein Degradation. Behnam Nabet, et al. Nature Chemical Biology. 14: 431-441 (2018)|Independent Research Presentation

December 03, 2019 |Elizabeth Gonye, Pharmacology Grad Student,  Douglas Bayliss Lab| Paper Presented: A cautionary tale for cancer drug development. Lin, et. al.Sci.Transl.Med. 11,eaaw8412 (2019)|Mentor: Kevin Lynch

November 19, 2019 | Clint Upchurch, Pharmacology Grad Student,  Norbert Leitinger Lab|Paper Presented: Mammalian YRNAs are modified at discrete guanosine residues with N-glycans. Ryan A. Flynn, et. al. BioRxiv 787614; doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/787614.|Mentor: Kevin Lynch

November 12, 2019 | Andrew Heindel, Pharmacology Grad Student,  Ken Hsu Lab| Paper Presented: A mitochondrial proteome profile indicative of type 2 diabetes mellitus in skeletal muscles. Sehyun Chae, et. al. Experimental & Molecular Medicine,  50:129 (2018). |Mentor: Paula Barrett

November 05, 2019 | Philip Seegren, Pharmacology Grad Student,  Bimal Desai Lab| Paper Presented: Mitochondrial Ca2+ Uptake InducesCyclic AMP Generation in the Matrix and Modulates Organelle ATP Levels. Guilietta Di Benedetto, et. al. Cell Metabolism,  17: 965-975 (2013). |Mentor: Paula Barrett

October 29, 2019 | Adishesh Narahari, Pharmacology Grad Student,  Douglas Bayliss Lab| K-ATP Channels Drive the Powerhouse|Paper Presented: Identification of an ATP-Sensitive potassium channel in mitochondria. Angela Paggio, et. al. Nature 572: 609-628 (2019).|Mentor: Paula Barrett

October 22, 2019 | Mitch Granade, Pharmacology Grad Student,  Thurl Harris Lab|Paper Presented: Identification, Characterization and Applications of a Global Tyrosine Chemical Probe. Adam L Borne,  Jeffrey W. Brulet,  Heung Sik Hahm and Emmanuel K. Toroitich |Independent Research Presentation

October 08, 2019 | Adam Borne, Pharmacology Grad Student, Ken Hsu Lab|Paper Presented: Identification, Characterization and Applications of a Global Tyrosine Chemical Probe. Adam L Borne,  Jeffrey W. Brulet,  Heung Sik Hahm and Emmanuel K. Toroitich |Independent Research Presentation

October 01, 2019 | Brittany Martinez, Pharmacology Grad Student, Michelle Bland Lab| Paper Presented: Toll signaling in the Drosophila larval fat body shifts programs of anabolic lipid metabolism and dysregulates nutrient storage. Martínez, B.A., Hoyle, R.G., Yeudall, S., Leitinger, S., and Bland, M.L.|Independent Research Presentation

September 24, 2019 | Brandon Podyma, Neuroscience Grad Student/PSTG, Christopher Deppman Lab| The p75 Neurotrophin Receptor Integrates Energy Homeostasis and Circadian Timing |Paper Presented: The p75 Neurotrophin Receptor in AgRP Neurons is Necessary for Homeostatic Feeding and Food Anticipation. Podyma B, Johnson DA, Sipe L, Remcho TP, Battin K, Liu Y, Yoon SO, Deppmann CD, Güler AD. In preparation. |Independent Research Presentation

September 17, 2019 | Katelyn Ahern, Pharmacology Grad Student, Thurl Harris Lab| A Novel Approach to Quantifying Oxidized Lipids by Targeted Mass Spectrometry |Paper Presented: Regioisomer-independent quantification of fatty acid oxidation products by HPLC-ESI-MS/MS analysis of sodium adducts. Ahern KW, Serbulea V, Wingrove CL, Palas ZT, Leitinger N, Harris TE. Scientific Reports (2019). |Independent Research Presentation