Tropical and Molecular Parasitology
Seminar Series
Fall 2004

Wednesday - 12:00 Noon
Rm 8101
McDonnell Pediatric Research Building

Please contact the host if you wish to meet with the speaker

September 29
Dr. Asis Khan
Washington University
Host: Sibley Lab

Constructing a genome map of T. gondii and uniparental inheritance of chromosome 1a of T. gondii
October 6
Elizabeth Brooke-Powell
University of Cambridge
Host: Beverley Lab

Factorial designs in microarray analysis of the host response to T. gondii
Genome Res. 1998 Jan;8(1):18-28
Nat Genet. 2002 Dec;32 Suppl:490-5
J Cell Sci. 2000 Apr;113 ( Pt 7):1241-54
October 13
*Dr. Seth Crosby
**Dr. Ben-Wen Li
Washington University
Host: Weil Lab

*Construction of oligonucleotide microarrays for expression analysis in Brugia malayi
**Profiling of Brugia malayi gender-regulated transcripts by cDNA oligonucleotide array analysis

**Mol Biochem Parasitol
** C.V.
October 27
Althea A. Capul
Washington University
Host: Beverley Lab

What are the role(s) of phosphoglycans in Leishmania virulence?

November 3
Ildiko R. Dunay
Charité School of Medicine-Berlin
Host: Sibley Lab

In vitro and in vivo models to study invasion of the brain by T. gondii and treatment of toxoplasmic encephalitis
Infect Immun. 2004 Jul;72(7):3812-22,

November 10
Dr. Nivedita Sahoo
Washington University
Host: Sibley Lab

A novel form of actin in Toxoplasma: Functional Characterization.
J Cell Sci. 2004 Jul 15;117(Pt 16):3625-34
November 24
Dr. Marcus F. Oliveira
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Host: Goldberg Lab

Heme aggregation: the Achilles heel of parasite vampires

J Infect Dis. 2004 Aug 15;190(4):843-52
FEBS Lett. 2002 Feb 13;512(1-3):139-44
Mol Biochem Parasitol. 2000 Nov;111(1):217-21
FEBS Lett. 2000 Jul 14;477(1-2):95-8
Nature. 1999 Aug 5;400(6744):517-8

December 8
Dr. Samuel L. Stanley Jr.
Washington University
Host: Stanley Lab

Stanley lab update
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December 15
Dr. George Smith
Host: Goldberg Lab 

Domain-sized peptide libraries: a new source of malaria vaccine candidates

J Immunol. 2002 Jul 15;169(2):837-46
Clin Diagn Lab Immunol. 2001 Jan;8(1):150-60



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Center for Infectious Diseases
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO 63110-1093 USA