Developmental and Regenerative Sciences Seminars


Fall 2022 Schedule

Unless otherwise noted, all seminars will be held at 12:00 noon in BSB 3.03.02 (Loeffler Room)
(any seminars held virtually will be streamed in BSB 3.03.02)

August 29, 2022

The Role of Hippo Pathway in Pancreas Diseases and Development

Dr. Pei Wang, UT Health San Antonio

Department Host: Dr. Brian Hermann

September 5, 2022

no seminar - Labor Day

September 12, 2022

Emerging Roles of Glial Cells in Alzheimer’s Disease

Dr. Jungsu Kim, Indiana University

Department Host: Dr. Hyoung-gon Lee

September 19, 2022

Epigenetic Reprogramming in a Dish – An In Vitro Model of Transgenerational Epigenetic Inheritance

Jake Lehle, PhD student, UTSA

Department Host: Dr. John McCarrey

September 26, 2022

Primate Spermatogonial Stem Cells and their Niche: A Single-Cell View

Anukriti Singh, PhD student, UTSA

Department Host: Dr. Brian Hermann

October 3, 2022

Mechanisms of Transgenerational Inheritance of Obesity Epiphenotypes

Dr. Victor Corces, Emory University School of Medicine

Department Host: Dr. Jenny Hsieh

October 10, 2022

Human Primordial Germ Cells: Normal Development and Diseases

Dr. Toshi Shioda, Harvard University / Massachusetts General Hospital

Department Host: Dr. John McCarrey

October 17, 2022

The Role of Microglia in Neural Stem Cell Aging

Dr. Erzsebet Kokovay, UT Health San Antonio

Department Host: Dr. Brian Hermann

October 24, 2022

Editing the Macaque Embryonic Genome: Challenges and Considerations

Dr. Jenna Schmidt, Wisconsin National Primate Research Center / University of Wisconsin

Department Host: Dr. Brian Hermann

virtual seminar

October 31, 2022

Physical and Cognitive-Based Regenerative Rehabilitation in Nonhuman Primate Model of Parkinson’s Disease

Dr. Marcel Daadi, Texas Biomedical Research Institute

Department Host: Dr. Brian Hermann

November 7, 2022

Decoding the Signaling Dynamics that Control Human Gastrulation, with Pluripotent Stem Cells

Dr. Idse Heemskerk, University of Michigan

Department Host: Dr. Lacy Barton

November 14, 2022

Zinc Finger Genes vs. Retroviruses: A Story of Combat and Cooperation in Mammals

Dr. Todd MacFarlan, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

Department Host: Jake Lehle

November 21, 2022

Targeting Astrocytes as a Strategy to Treat Brain Injuries

Dr. James Lechleiter, UT Health San Antonio

Department Host: Dr. Gopakumar Changarathil

November 28, 2022

Sperm RNA Code: How Many Bits of Information for Epigenetic Inheritance?

Dr. Qi Chen, University of California Riverside

Department Host: Dr. Brian Hermann

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