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Thursday January 8, 2015 9:30am VGTI Seminar Room
Topic: Modulation of Inflammasome Function by Human Cytomegalovirus
Speaker:  Lisi Amsler, Graduate Student

Thursday January 15, 2015 9:30am VGTI Seminar Room
Topic: KSHV and HO-1: the bidirectional relationship between host and virus
Speaker:  Sara Botto, Graduate Student

Thursday January 22, 2015 9:30am VGTI Seminar Room
Topic: Mechanism of NFkB inhibition by SVV ORF61
Speaker:  Travis Whitmer, Graduate Student

Thursday January 29, 2015 9:30am VGTI Seminar Room
Topic: Defining HCMV Immune Responses in Humanized BLT-NSG Mice
Speaker:  Lindsey Crawford, Postdoctoral Fellow

Thursday February 5th, 2015 9:30am VGTI Seminar Room
Topic: Natural Killer Cell Evasion by Rhesus Cytomegalovirus
Speaker:  Elizabeth Rowland, Graduate Student

Thursday February 19th, 2015 9:30am VGTI Seminar Room
Topic: Safety and Efficacy of pp71-deleted RhCMV Vaccine Vectors: A Tale of Attenuation and Persistence
Speaker:  Emily Marshall, Staff Scientist

Thursday February 19th, 2015 7:00pm MARQUAM HILL
Topic: Ending an Epidemic: OHSU's Hunt for an HIV Vaccine (Click Here) 
Speaker: Louis Picker
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Thursday March 5th, 2015 9:30am VGTI Seminar Room
Topic: Allogeneic stem cell transplantation in Mauritian cynomolgus macaques
Speaker:  Benjamin Burwitz, Staff Scientist

Thursday March 12th, 2015 9:30am VGTI Seminar Room
Topic: High frequency MHC-E-restricted CD8+ T cell responses in RhCMV/SIV vaccines
Speaker:  Helen Wu, Graduate Student

Thursday March 19th, 2015 9:30am VGTI Seminar Room
Topic: Recombinant Adenoviral Vector expressing HCV NS4 Induce Protective Immune Responses in a Mouse Model of Vaccinia-HCV Virus Infection: A Dose and Route Conundrum
Speaker:  Shakti Singh, Postdoctoral Fellow Candidate

Thursday March 26th, 2015 9:30am VGTI Seminar Room
Topic: Discovering novel therapeutics for chikungunya virus
Speaker:  Rebecca Broeckel, Graduate Student

Thursday April 9th, 2015 9:30am VGTI Seminar Room
Topic: Rhesus cytomegalovirus manipulation of MHC class II antigen presentation
Speaker:  Luke Uebelhoer, Postdoctoral Fellow

Thursday April 16th, 2015 9:30am VGTI Seminar Room
Topic: Cellular miRNA miR-424 effect on flavivirus infection
Speaker: Ashleigh Murphy, Graduate Student