AID Seminar Program for 2017

Thursday 18 May, 3-4pm, Eureka Prize winner

Speaker: Leann Tilley (University of Melbourne)

Title: “Malaria Parasites: Sex & Drugs

Venue: QIMRB Level 3 Auditorium in the Central Building, Herston

Contact/host: Mark Schembri (ph 3365 3306) and Ash Haque (ph 3845 3948)

 

Tuesday 11 July, 3-4pm

Speaker: Dr Sonja Best (Rocky Mountains Laboratory, NIH)

Title: “Of mice and men: the role of host IFN-I signaling in control of Ebola virus replication

Venue: AIBN seminar room, St. Lucia

Contact/host: Alex Khromykh (ph 3366 7219)

 

Thursday 3 August, 3-4pm

Speaker: Michael Gantier (Monash University)

Title: “Nucleic acid therapeutics against viral and bacterial infections

Venue: AIBN seminar room, St. Lucia

Contact/host: Kate Stacey (ph 3365 4640)

 

Thursday 24 August, 3-4pm

Speaker: Rowena Martin (ANU)

Title: “Molecular mechanisms of anti-malarial drug resistance

Venue: QIMRB seminar room, Herston

Contact/host: Ash Haque (ph 3845 3948)

 

Thursday 7 September, 3-4pm

Speaker: Glen Ulett (Griffith University)

Title: “Group B streptococcus: pathogenesis and host interactions”

Venue: AIBN seminar room, St. Lucia

Contact/host: Mark Walker (ph 3346 1623)

 

Friday 29th September, 2.30-3.30pm

Speaker: Prof Andres Merits (University of Tartu, Estonia)

Title: “Replicative and non-replicative functions of alphavirus replicase”

Venue: Building 76 Room 228 seminar room, St. Lucia

Contact/host: Alex Khromykh (ph 3366 7219)

 

Thursday 12 October, 3-4pm

Speaker: Nina van Sorge (University Medical Centre Uterecht)

Title: “Glycosylated cell wall structures in Gram-positive bacteria at the host-pathogen interface

Venue: AIBN seminar room, St. Lucia

Contact/host: Mark Walker (ph 3346 1623)

 

Thursday 23 November, 3-4pm

Speaker: Greg Moseley (University of Melbourne)

Title: “The P protein axis: a central target to prevent lethal rabies disease?

Venue: AIBN seminar room, St. Lucia

Contact/host: Alex Khromykh (ph 3366 7219)