Journal Club


SCI Journal Club meets weekly on Friday at 4 p.m.

​Meets in 1-110 MTRF Conference Room

1/27/17   Hans Drawbert (Asakura Lab)
                Editing DNA Methylation in the Mammalian Genome

2/3/17     Eric Dahlquist (Grande Lab)
                In vivo direct reprogramming of reactive glial cells into functional neurons after brain injury and in an Alheimer's disease model

2/10/17   Shivanshi Vaid (Low Lab)
                Zika virus infection induces mitosis abnormalities and apoptotic cell death of human neural progenitor cells

2/17/17   Walker Krepps (O'Brien Lab)
                Midbrain-like organoids from human pluripotent stem cells contain functional dopaminergic adn neuromelanin-producing neurons.

2/24/17   Andrew Crane (Low Lab)
                Interspecies chimerism with mammalian pluipotent stem cells

3/3/17 Zhongming Chen (van Berlo Lab)
Allogeneic transplantation of iPS cell-derived cardiomyocytes regenerates primate hearts

 3/10/17  Neeladri Chowdhury (Asakura Lab)
                Induction of Expandable Tissue-Specific Stem/ Progenitor Cells through Transient Expression of YAP/TAZ

3/17/17  Spring Break - No Journal Club

3/24/17  Brittany Colllins (Dawn Lowe IDF Mentor; Kyba Lab)

4/7/17 TBA (Dutton Lab)

4/14/17 TBA (Dutton Lab)

4/21/17 Carolina Ortiz Cordero (Perlingeiro Lab)

5/1/17 Lan Mu (Asakura 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 Stadium Superblock Circulator (Route 120)

Service runs every 15 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