Seminar Series

CS MOTT CENTER MONTHLY SEMINAR SERIES

Zoom Meeting

https://wayne-edu.zoom.us/j/92726927126?pwd=VDcwd253ZTBNU3M4WTRRWlY4SlVtZz09

Meeting ID: 927 2692 7126

Passcode: 238565

2021

January

"The cGAS-STING Pathway and Therapeutic Vulnerabilities of Ovarian Cancer"
Madhuri Koti, DVM, MVSc, PhD
Assistant Professor
Deparments of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences and Obstetrics and Gynecology Cancer Biology and Genetics Division, Queen's Cancer Research Institute Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
 
"Delivery of an Anti-inflammatory Drug Using Extracellular Vesicles to Reduce Infection-Associated Fetal Inflammatory Response and the Risk of Preterm Birth"
Ramkumar Menon, MS, PhD
Professor
 Dept of OB-GYN/Cell Biology
The University of Texas Medical Branch @ Galveston

February

"Protection and Preparation: Molecular Multitasking to Achieve Cervical Remodeling Through Pregnancy"
Mala S. Mahendroo, PhD
Professor
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology,
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
 
"The Progenesis Study"
Roohi Jeelani, MD, FACOG
Reproductive Endocrinologist and Infertility Specialist, Director of Research and Co-Director, Fertility Preservation and Ovarian Aging Center of Excellence at Vios Fertility Institute

March

Andrea E. Cassidy-Bushrow, PhD
Senior Scientist
Henry Ford Health System
Department of Public Health Sciences
1 Ford Place, 5C

2020

January

"Stopping Pre-Term Labor by Electrical Inhibition of the Myometrium"
Frederick Naftolin, MD, PhD
Research Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Research Professor, Department of Environmental Medicine Course Director, Human Reproduction Director, Reproductive Biology Research
New York University, Langone Health

February

"MNRR1, a Moonlighting Target for Mitochondrial Heterosplasmy"
Siddesh Aras, MBBS, PhD
Assistant Professor of Molecular Medicine and Genetics
Wayne State University School of Medicine, Center of Molecular Medicine and Genetics

March - September

Cancelled Due to Covid-19

October

"Molecular Insights into Regulation of Early Lineage Formation and Pluripotency in Preimplantation Embryos"
Jason Knott, PhD
Associate Professor of Animal Science
Michigan State University

November

"Post-copulatory Genetic Matchmaking – Towards a Deeper Understanding of Fertilization and Infertility"
Jukka Kekalainen, PhD
Associate Professor
University of Eastern Finland

December

"Placental Small Extracellular Vesicles in Maternal-Fetal Communication and Pregnancy Health"
Yoel Sadovsky
Executive Director, Magee-Womens Research Institute, Elsie Hilliard Hillman Chair of Women's Health Research, Distinguished Professor of OB-GYN, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Vice Chair (research), Department of OBG-YN and Reproductive Sciences, Associate Dean, Women's Health Research and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh
Magee-Womens Research Institute

The seminars are currently held virtually due to COVID-19. Please contact alyssa.alday@wayne.edu for more information.