Journal Club

SCI Journal Club meets in 1-110 MTRF Conference Room on Fridays at 4 pm

Sep 6      Swathi Radha (Low Lab)
Neurotoxic reactive astrocytes are induced by activated microglia

Sep 13     Garrett Draper (Largaespada Lab - T32 Trainee)
Reprogramming Captures the Genetic and Tumorigenic Properties of Neurofibromatosis Type 1 Plexiform Neurofibromas

Sep 20    Azhar Abdukadir (Low Lab)
Zika virus replicates in adult human brain tissue and impairs synapses and memory in mice                   

Sep 27    Daniel Mendez (Walcheck Lab)
Functional vascularized lung grafts for lung bioengineering                       

Oct 4      Noah Denman (Dutton Lab)
BMI1 enables interspecies chimerism with human pluripotent stem cells

Oct 11    Tianxia Lan (Webber Lab)
Epithelial-mesenchymal transition of cancer cells using bioengineered hybrid scaffold composed of hydrogel/3D-fibrous framework

Oct 18    Blake Johnson (Dutton Lab)
DMSO induces drastic changes in human cellular processes and epigenetic landscape in vitro

Oct 25   Humphrey Pruett (Tolar Lab)     

Nov 1     Miles Smith (McIvor Lab - T32 Trainee)

Nov 8    Abheepsa Gupta (Kikyo Lab)

Nov 15   Anala Shetty (New SCB Student)  

Nov 22   Jeyaram Ravichandran Damodaren (New SCB Student)   


Dec 6     Hanna Thueson (New SCB Student) 

Dec 13   Tania Incitti (Perlingeiro Lab)
"What's new about skeletal muscle?"  An overview of the 2019 Myogenesis Gordon Research Conference



Meeting location

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

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