Meeting Schedule

If you are interested in giving a talk, please contact us or stay tuned to our announcement in the Slack Channel

Our meetings take place every second Tuesday of the Month at 1:00 PM EST

September 14, 2021

 

Hosts: Farid Halim (University of Minnesota) and Rylee Hackley (Duke University)

  • Talk 1: Julian Damashek, Utica College
    “Determining global patterns of freshwater Thaumarchaeal diversity by mining hundreds of metagenomes”

     

  • Talk 2: Avery Fulford, Duke University
    “A comparative genomic analysis of the 250-million-year-old halophilic archaeon Halosimplex carlsbadense with related species”

     

  • Talk 3: Benjamin Tully, University of Southern California
    “Phylogenetic, functional, and ecological diversity of the ammonia-oxidizing genus Nitrosopelagicus

October 12, 2021
 

Hosts: Rylee Hackley (host, Duke University) and Farid Halim (co-host, University of Minnesota)

  • Talk 1: Ricardo Couto-Rodríguez, University of Florida
    “Lysine acetylation during oxidative stress response in the halophilic archaeon Haloferax volcanii

     

  • Talk 2: Joel Graham, University of Maryland
    “Oxygen respiration supports energy conservation in Methanosarcinales”

     

  • Talk 3: Rocío Daniela Ferregrino, Instituto Nacional de Cardiología
    “Characterization of the Krebs cycle and its physiological role in Methanosarcina acetivorans

November 9, 2021

Hosts: TBD

  • Talk 1 - TBD
     

  • Talk 2 - TBD
     

  • Talk 3 - TBD

December 14, 2021

Hosts: TBD

  • Talk 1 - TBD
     

  • Talk 2 - TBD
     

  • Talk 3 - TBD

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