Journal Club

SCI Journal Club meets weekly on Fridays at 4 pm

​Meets in 1-110 MTRF Conference Room

September 7     Madison Tschann (Osborn Lab)
                        Induction of Immunosuppressive CD8+CD25+FOXP3+ Regulatory T Cells by Suboptimal Stimulation with Staphylococcal Enterotoxin C1

September 14   Ryan Lee (SCB Master Student)
                        Combined Single-Cell Functional and Gene Expression Analysis Resolves Heterogeneity within Stem Cell Populations

September 21   Sevinj Ahmadova (Ogle Lab)
                        Notch-Inducing Hydrogels Reveal a Perivascular Switch of Mesenchymal Stem Cell Fate

September 28   Felipe Pelaez (Metzger Lab)
                        Commonly Used Thiol-Containing Antioxidants Reduce Cardiac Differentiation and Alter Gene Expression Ratios of Sarcomeric Isoforms

October 5         Emily Segler (Low Lab)
                        Nav1.1-Overexpressing Interneuron Transplants Restore Brain Rhythms and Cognition in a Mouse Model of Alzheimer's Disease

October 12       Sushmita Nayak (Dutton Lab)
                        Generation of iPSC-Derived Human Peripheral Sensory Neurons Releasing Substance P Elicited by TRPV1 Agonists

October 19       Eric Bares (SCB Master Student)
                        Epithelial Sodium Channel Regulates Adult Neural Stem Cell Proliferation in a Flow-Dependent Manner

October 26       Swathi Radha (SCB Master Student)
                        Generation of Vascular Endothelial Cells and Hematopoietic Cells by Blastocyst Complementation

November 2     Blake Johnson (SCB Master Student)
                        A Simple Bioreactor-Based Method to Generate Kidney Organoids from Pluripotent Stem Cells

November 9     Azhar Abdulkadir (SCB Master Student)
                       Recent Zika Virus Isolates Induce Premature Differentiation of Neural Progenitors in Human Brain Organoids

November 16   Noah Denman (SCB MS Student)
                       Massive and Reproducible Production of Liver Buds Entirely from Human Pluripotent Stem Cells

November 30   Mike Lan (SCB MS Student)
                       Mechanoresponsive Stem Cells to Target Cancer Metastases through Biophysical Cues
                      Supplementary Materials

December 7    Walker Kreps (Keirstead Lab)
                       Master's Capstone Seminar: The Promise of Senotherapy: Senescence as a Therapeutic Target for Restoration of Age-Attenuated Stem Cell Decline and Tissue Homeostasis

December 14   Emily Segler (Low Lab)
                       Master's Capstone Seminar:  Generating GABAergic Interneurons for Treating Alzheimer's Disease

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