Journal Club 2019-2020

Both MCTI and CSI students are required to attend the IMMUNOL 305 Immunology Journal Club for their First through Third years. Attendance is optional for Fourth year and above graduate students.

Announcement for Journal Club 2019-2020: Journal Club will now be open to faculty. Please refer to the schedule below. Faculty are encouraged to attend. The paper of the week will continue to be presented by a student, but we ask that the presenting student’s advisor make every effort to attend the journal club to facilitate discussion.  If your student is presenting, they will contact you about scheduling. Papers will be posted on this page each week.

Fall Quarter: Tuesdays at 3:00-4:00 pm, LKSC Room 308
Winter Quarter: Tuesdays at 10:30-11:30am, LKSC Room 209
Spring Quarter: Tuesdays at 3:00-4:00, LKSC Room 209

Check back weekly for the paper that will be presented at Journal Club.

Jan January 07 Tue 2020

Jimena Pavlovitch-Bedzyk, Davis Lab
IL-17a promotes sociability in mouse models of neurodevelopmental disorders

Reed MD, Yim YS, Wimmer RD, Kim H, Ryu C, Welch GM, Andina M, King HO, Waisman A, Halassa MM, Huh JR, Choi GB. IL-17a promotes sociability in mouse models of neurodevelopmental disorders. Nature. 2019 Dec 18;10.1038/s41586-019-1843-6. doi: 10.1038/s41586-019-1843-6. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 31853066.

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Jan January 14 Tue 2020

Erin Soon, Angelo Lab
Targeted deletion of PD-1 in myeloid cells induces antitumor immunity

Strauss L, Mahmoud MAA, Weaver JD, Tijaro-Ovalle NM, Christofides A, Wang Q, Pal R, Yuan M, Asara J, Patsoukis N, Boussiotis VA. Targeted deletion of PD-1 in myeloid cells induces antitumor immunity. Sci Immunol. 2020 Jan 3;5(43):eaay1863. doi: 10.1126/sciimmunol.aay1863. PMID: 31901074.

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Jan January 21 Tue 2020

Candace Liu, Angelo Lab
Prevention of tuberculosis in macaques after intravenous BCG immunization

Darrah PA, Zeppa JJ, Maiello P, Hackney JA, Wadsworth MH 2nd, Hughes TK, Pokkali S, Swanson PA 2nd, Grant NL, Rodgers MA, Kamath M, Causgrove CM, Laddy DJ, Bonavia A, Casimiro D, Lin PL, Klein E, White AG, Scanga CA, Shalek AK, Roederer M, Flynn JL, Seder RA. Prevention of tuberculosis in macaques after intravenous BCG immunization. Nature. 2020 Jan;577(7788):95-102. doi: 10.1038/s41586-019-1817-8. Epub 2020 Jan 1. PMID: 31894150.

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Jan January 28 Tue 2020

Joy Pai, Satpathy Lab
Restricted Clonality and Limited Germinal Center Reentry Characterize Memory B Cell Reactivation by Boosting

Mesin L, Schiepers A, Ersching J, Barbulescu A, Cavazzoni CB, Angelini A, Okada T, Kurosaki T, Victora GD. Restricted Clonality and Limited Germinal Center Reentry Characterize Memory B Cell Reactivation by Boosting. Cell. 2020 Jan 9;180(1):92-106.e11. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2019.11.032. Epub 2019 Dec 19. PMID: 31866068.

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