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Epithelial Biology Seminar Series 

Wednesday, January 10, 2024 at 9:30AM-10:30AM
Title: "Immunogenetics as a Tool for Bridging Basic and Translational Pemphigus Research"
Speaker: Danillo Augusto

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Wednesday, January 17, 2024 at 10:30AM - 11:30 AM
Title: 1. "The glycan theory of autoimmunity", 2. "Maverakis lab in-house Cutting-edge technologies"
Speaker: Emanual Maverakis

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Friday, January 19, 2024 at 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM PST - 6:00PM-700PM GMT+1
Title: “Organ dependency on its surrounding (fascia) connective tissues”
Speaker: Yuval Rinkevich

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Thursday, Febuary 8, 2024 at 11:00AM - 12:30 PM
Title: "Untangling the interorgan communication network"
Speaker: Ilia Droujinine

Room:1W-210 (Auditorium)

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Thursday, Febuary 12, 2024 at 9:00AM - 10:00 AM

Title: "Generalizable informatic and synthetic biology tools for studying host microbial interactions"

Speaker: Christopher Dupont

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Thursday, Febuary 15, 2024 at 10:00AM - 11:00 AM

Title: "Diet-Immune Interactions in Inflammatory Skin Disease"

Speaker: Sagar Bapat

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Thursday, Febuary 26, 2024 at 10:00AM - 11:00 AM

Title:“Mechanisms of skin vascular maturation and maintenance captured via longitudinal imaging of live mice.”

Speaker: Chen Yuan Kam

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Thursday, April 11th, 2024 at 9:00 AM -10:00 AM

Title: Mitochondrial-driven inflammation in cancerand aging

Speaker:  Stephen Tait, University of Glasgow

Location: Leichtag Biomedical Research Building

Room: 107 (Auditorium)

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TBDJoint Seminar with Department of Pharmacology



Thursday, May 9, 2024 at 11:00 AM -12:00 PM 

Title: Microbial imprinting in early life promotes barrier immunity
Speaker: Michael Constantinidaes
Location: ACTRI (Altman Clinical and Translational Research Institute)

Room:1W-210 (Auditorium)
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Tuesday, June 11, 2024 at 1:00PM-2:00PM PDT

Title: "Mechanisms controlling epithelial cell functions in the eye, kidney, and skin"

Speaker: Alexander Marneros

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Wednesday, June 12, 2024 at 2:00PM-3:00PM PDT

Title: "Inflammasome-mediated Cytokines in Inflammation and Immune Tolerance"

Speaker: Mayumi Fujita

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