Journal Club

SCI Journal Club

​Meets in 1-110 MTRF Conference Room

Spring 2018 Journal Club presentations

01/19/18  Daniel Sorensen (T32 Trainee - van Berlo Lab)
                 Sustained miRNA delivery from an injectable hydrogel promotes cardiomyocyte proliferation and functional regeneration after ischaemic injury

01/26/18  Timothy Monko (T32 Trainee - Nakagawa Lab)
                 Neurogenic Radial Glia-like Cells in Meninges Migrate and Differentiate into Functionality Integrated Neurons in the Neonatal Cortex

02/02/18  Walker Krepps (SCB Student)
                 Alcohol and endogenous aldehydes damage chromosomes and mutate stem cells

02/09/18  Andres Pelaez (SCB Student - Metzger Lab)
                Comparative gene expression analyses reveal distinct molecular signature between differentially reprogrammed cardiomyocytes

02/16/18  Emily Segler (SCB Student - Low Lab)
                Single-Cell Profiling of an In Vitro Model of Human Interneuron Development Reveals Temporal Dynamics of Cell Type Production and Maturation

02/23/18  Madison Tschann (SCB Student - Osborn Lab)
                Stabilization of Foxp3 expression by CRISPR-dCas9-based epigenome editing in mouse primary T cells

03/02/18  Michael Joyce (SCB Student - Panoskaltsis-Mortari Lab)
                A bioprosthetic ovary created using 3D printed microporous scaffolds restores ovarian function in sterilized mice

03/09/18  Ryan Lee (SCB Student - Yamamoto Lab)
                A NOTCH-sensitive uPAR-regulated oncolytic adenovirus effectively suppresses pancreatic tumor growth and triggers synergistic anticancer effects with gemcitabine and nab-paclitaxel

03/16/18  SPRING BREAK              

03/23/18  Sevinj Ahmadova (SCB Student - Ogle Lab)
                Combinatorial Extracellular Matrix Microenvironments for Probing Endothelial Differentiation of Human Pluripotent Stem Cells
                Supplementary Files  

03/30/18  Sushmita Nayak (SCB Student)
                Restorative effects of human neural stem cell grafts on the primate spinal cord
                Supplementary Files

04/06/18  Dr. Susan Keirstead, Director of Graduate Studies
                Higher-Order Kidney Organogenesis from Pluripotent Stem Cells

04/13/18  Rishad Dalal (Chemistry PhD Student - Reineke Lab)
                Tripartite polyionic complex (PIC) micelles as non-viral vectors for mesenchymal stem cell siRNA transfection


04/27/18  Thomas McCullogh (Student)

05/04/18  Vincent Truong (Dutton/Parr Lab)


Meeting location

McGuire Translational Research Facility
2001 6th St SE, Room: 1-110
Minneapolis, MN 55455
[map] [shuttle schedule]

McGuire Translational Research Facility (MTRF) is located west of the Center for Magnetic Resonance Research and north of the TCF stadium.

mtrf map

Take the East Bank Circulator (Route 120)

Service runs every 20 minutes, Monday through Friday, during fall and spring semesters.

Shuttle Stops

  • McNamara Alumni Center (East Bank)
  • Masonic Memorial Building
  • Clinic & Surgery Center
  • Thompson Center for Environmental Management
  • Center for Magnetic Resonance Research