BMS Journal Club

2020-21 Journal Club Schedule

Dates:September 10th, 2020 - May 20th, 2021

Journal Club Chairs: Bruce Wang, MD and Tien Peng, MD
Day/Time: Thursdays, 12:00-1:00 p.m. except as noted
Links to the live stream and recorded video are in the sidebar.


**COVID-19 UPDATE**

BMS Journal Club will be conducted via Zoom meeting until further notice. To watch live, join the meeting via the Zoom link sent out every week. You will also be able to ask questions of the presenters via Zoom. Please review our Zoom etiquette guidelines before joining the meeting.


The Zoom link and meeting password will be sent out to those on the BMS listservs the day of every journal club. Please contact Demian Sainz if you are not already on one of our listservs.



See the BMS Journal Club Archives in the right sidebar for past journal club descriptions and recordings.


September 10, 2020

Mustafa Aydogan (Faculty)
"Organelle dynamics in non-dividing cells and their fate choice"
Iwata, R. et al. Mitochondrial dynamics in postmitotic cells regulate neurogenesis. Science 369(6505), 858-862. (2018).

Mariko Foecke (Student)
"Rewinding the Biological Clock: NMN Supplementation Reverses the Declining Quality of Maternally Aged Oocytes"
Miao Y, Cui Z, Gao Q, Rui R, Xiong B. Nicotinamide Mononucleotide Supplementation Reverses the Declining Quality of Maternally Aged Oocytes. Cell Rep. 2020;32(5):107987. doi:10.1016/j.celrep.2020.107987
Coaches: Diana Laird and Saul Villeda


September 17, 2020

Rong Wang (Faculty)
"It’s Smart to Make Friends with Blood Vessels"
Chow, B.W., Nuñez, V., Kaplan, L. et al. Caveolae in CNS arterioles mediate neurovascular coupling. Nature 579, 106–110 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-020-2026-1

Cambria Chou-Freed (Student)
"Rewinding the Biological Clock (Again): Can NAD+ Reverse Declining Circadian Rhythms with Age?"
Levine DC, Hong H, Weidemann BJ, et al. NAD+ Controls Circadian Reprogramming through PER2 Nuclear Translocation to Counter Aging. Mol Cell. 2020;78(5):835-849.e7. doi:10.1016/j.molcel.2020.04.010
Coaches: Louis Ptacek and Bassem Al-Sady


October 8, 2020

Isha Jain (Faculty)
TBD

Jessica Wang (Student)
"Innate Immune Cells Remember: PIRs mediate innate myeloid cell memory to nonself MHC molecules"
Dai H, Lan P, Zhao D, Abou-Daya K, Liu W, Chen W, et al. PIRs mediate innate myeloid cell memory to nonself MHC molecules. Science. 2020 Jun 5;368(6495):1122 LP – 1127. doi: 10.1126/science.aax4040
Coaches: James Gardner and Lewis Lanier


October 15, 2020

Mark Moasser (Faculty)
TBD

Zach Howard (Student)
TBD


October 22, 2020

Alejandro Sweet-Cordero (Faculty)
TBD

Erin Huiting (Student)
TBD
Coaches: Joe Bondy-Denomy and Oren Rosenberg


November 5, 2020

Julie Sneddon (Faculty)
TBD

Oscar Yip (Student)
TBD


November 12, 2020

Rohit Bose (Faculty)
TBD

Anthony Chang (Student)
TBD


November 19, 2020

Mark Seielstad (Faculty)
TBD

Yashodara Abeykoon (Student)
TBD


January 7, 2021

Ziad Jowhar (Student)
TBD

Christopher Chang (Student)
TBD


January 14, 2021

Nicholas Carey (Student)
TBD

Shenghuan Sun (Student)
TBD


January 21, 2021

Timmy Suh (Student)
TBD

Sofia Caryotakis (Student)
TBD


January 28, 2021

Faculty
TBD

Nebat Ali (Student)
TBD


February 4, 2021

Molly Bassette (Student)
TBD

Matt Arvedson (Student)
TBD


February 11, 2021

Faculty
TBD

Sophia Guldberg (Student)
TBD


February 18, 2021

Jason Swinderman (Student)
TBD

Xian Liu (Student)
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February 25, 2021

Kyle Jacobs (Student)
TBD

Gabi Reeder (Student)
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March 4, 2021

Rachel Rock (Student)
TBD

Albert Xu (Student)
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March 11, 2021

Zach Gardell (Student)
TBD

Grace Hernandez (Student)
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March 25, 2021

Karen Tolentino (Student)
TBD

Joe Germino (Student)
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April 1, 2021

Rhea Misra (Student)
TBD

Demi Sandel (Student)
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April 8, 2021

Mitchel Cole (Student)
TBD

Maya Lopez-Ichikawa (Student)
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April 15, 2021

Megan Scantlen (Student)
TBD

Maya Arce (Student)
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April 22, 2021

Laura Dwyer (Student)
TBD

Cuyler Luck (Student)
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April 29, 2021

Laine Goudy (Student)
TBD

Iris Chin (Student)
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May 6, 2021

Hannah Driks (Student)
TBD

Owen Jiang (Student)
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May 13, 2021

Marilyn Steyert (Student)
TBD

Juliana Sucharov Costa (Student)
TBD


May 20, 2021

Min Joo Kim (Student)
TBD