COBRE/Tropical Medicine Seminar

January 18, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Mānoa Campus, John A. Burns School of Medicine, Kaka’ako Campus, 651 Ilalo Street, MEB Auditorium (R

"Role of Zinc in Tuberculosis" by Sladjana Prisic, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology, College of Natural Sciences, University of Hawaii at Manoa. Abstract: Mycobacterium tuberculosis, the causative agent of tuberculosis, encounters varied zinc concentrations during infection. We hypothesize that changes in zinc availability have a dramatic impact on bacterial physiology and thus create distinct bacterial subpopulations. Our goal is to understand a role of zinc in pathogenesis, which will allow new treatment options.


Event Sponsor
Pacific Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases Research/JABSOM Tropical Medicine, Mānoa Campus

More Information
Cori Y. Watanabe, 692-1654, corit@hawaii.edu, 01182017 Prisic seminar (PDF)

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Wednesday, January 18

 
11:00am
Planning 101
Mānoa Campus, Campus Center Courtyard
12:00pm
COBRE/Tropical Medicine Seminar
Mānoa Campus, John A. Burns School of Medicine, Kaka’ako Campus, 651 Ilalo Street, MEB Auditorium (R
12:00pm
"Cultural Distinctions and Hierarchies in Western Europe &.." by Prof. Grono
Mānoa Campus, Manoa Campus, Burns Hall 2118
1:30pm
Essential Oils
West Oʻahu Campus, Hale Kuahuokalā in the Student Organic Garden
1:30pm
International Language Exchange
Mānoa Campus, Krauss 012
2:00pm
UH Common Scholarship Application Workshop
Honolulu Campus, 2-401
3:00pm
Geology and Geophysics Seminar
Mānoa Campus, Pacific Ocean Sciences and Technology 723
3:30pm
Fortune telling for Epiphany
Mānoa Campus, 252 Moore Hall
3:30pm
Atmospheric Sciences Seminar
Mānoa Campus, Marine Sciences Building, MSB 100
5:30pm
SAPFB Info Briefing
Mānoa Campus, Campus Center or Hemenway Hall, See Annoucement E-mail for Details