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Tuesdays @ 4:00 pm
Austrian Auditorium, Clinical Research Building

September 16
Nancy Manley, PhD
Professor, Department of Genetics
University of Georgia
"Too much is not enough: Foxn1 dosage and function in fetal and adult thymic epithelial cells"

September 23
Ron Germain, MD, PhD
Chief, Laboratory of Systems Biology and Lymphocyte Biology Section
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health
“Using advanced dynamic and multiplex static imaging to probe
innate and adaptive immunity in vivo”

September 30
Michael S. Diamond, MD, PhD
Professor, Departments of Medicine, Molecular Microbiology, Pathology & Immunology
Head, Division of Infectious Diseases and Vaccine Development
Center for Human Immunology & Immunotherapy Programs
Washington University School of Medicine
“Immunity to Viral Pathogens: Starting at the Lymph Node and Ending in the Brain”

October 7
Fotini Gounari, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine (Rheumatology)
The University of Chicago
“Wnt / β-catenin signaling in T-cells: immunology and immune-pathology”

October 14
George Georgiou, PhD -- CANCELLED --
Professor, Departments of Chemical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin
"What's in your Blood? Molecular Deconvolution of the Human Serological and B Cell Repertoires"

October 21
Henri Jasper, PhD
Buck Institute for Research on Aging
"Control of intestinal homeostasis and longevity: lessons from the fly"

October 28
Jonathan Yewdell, MD, PhD
Cellular Biology and Viral Immunology Sections
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health
“Translating Immunology: It's Not What You Think”

November 4
Andrea Bottaro, PhD
Professor of Biomedical Sciences
Cooper Medical School of Rowan University

November 11
Marc Jenkins, PhD
Distinguished McKnight University Professor and Director, Center for Immunology
Northwestern University
“Tracking the in vivo activation of CD4+ T cells”

November 18
Chandrashekhar Pasare, PhD
Louise W. Kahn Scholar in Biomedical Research and Associate Professor
University of Texas - Southwestern Medical Center
"Host Defense Pathways - TLRs, Inflammasomes and Innate Immunity”

December 2
Alfred Singer, MD
Head, Lymphocyte Development Section and Branch Chief, Experimental Immunology Branch
Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute
"How the thymus determines T cell specificity and function"

December 9
Ethan Shevach, MD
Chief, Cellular Immunology Section, Laboratory of Immunology
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health
“Cell intrinsic and cell extrinsic control of T Regulatory cell homeostasis”

Funding for the Immunology Collquium is provided by the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, the Department of Microbiology, the Immunobiology of Normal and Neoplatic Lymphocytes NCI Training Grant, and the Immune System Development and Regulation Training Grant.



Penn Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) Seminar Series
Immunobiology Research in Progress // Fall 2014
Cell and Developmental Biology Seminar // Fall 2014, Spring 2015
Cell and Developmental Biology Chalk Talks // Fall 2014 - Spring 2015
Penn Microbiology Seminar // Fall 2014
Prokaryotic Seminar // Fall 2014
CHOP Cell Pathology Seminar Series // Fall 2014 - Spring 2015
Virology Seminar // Fall 2014


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