Current Journal Club Schedule

Fall Semester

Speaker Institute Title Host/Sponsor
8/28/2018 Lisa Cassis, PhD "DGAT2 Inhibition Alters Aspects of Triglyceride Metabolism in Rodents but Not in Non-human Primates" Cassis Lab
9/4/2018 Shayan Moradi "Chlamydia and Lipids Engage a Common Signaling Pathway That Promotes Atherogenesis" Daugherty Lab
9/11/2018 Shu Liu "Chrono-pharmacological Targeting of the CCL2- CCR2 Axis Ameliorates Atherosclerosis" Gong Lab
9/18/2018 Rupinder Kaur "A LIMA1 variant promotes low plasma LDL cholesterol and decreases intestinal cholesterol absorption" Graf Lab
9/25/2018 Xufang Mu "Circadian clock protein BMAL1 regulates IL-1β in macrophages via NRF2" Zhenheng Guo Lab
10/2/2018 Sangderk Lee "Insulin resistance causes inflammation in adipose tissue" Sangderk Lee Lab
10/9/2018 Misa Ito "Metabolic Adaptation Establishes Disease Tolerance to Sepsis" Xiangan Li Lab
10/16/2018 Murong Ma "Somatic editing of Ldlr with AAV-CRISPR is an efficient tool for atherosclerosis research" Lu Lab
10/23/2018 Jacqueline Leachman "Salt-responsive gut commensal modulates TH17 axis and disease" Loria Lab
10/30/2018 Michi Okuyama "Macrophage CD31 Signaling in Dissecting Aortic Aneurysm" Venkat Subramanian Lab
11/6/2018 Ryan Temel "ER Stress Drives Lipogenesis and Steatohepatitis via Caspase-2 Activation of S1P" Temel Lab
11/13/2018 David Henson "LDL-Reactive T Cells Regulate Plasma Cholesterol Levels and Development of Atherosclerosis in Humanized Hypercholesterolemic Mice" Venditto Lab
11/27/2018 Preetha Shridas "Aster Proteins Facilitate Nonvesicular Plasma Membrane to ER Cholesterol Transport in Mammalian Cells" Webb Lab

Spring Semester

Speaker Institute Title Host/Sponsor
1/15/2019 Éva Gatineau "CXCL14, a Brown Adipokine that Mediates Brown- Fat-to-Macrophage Communication in Thermogenic Adaptation" Yiannikouris Lab
1/22/2019 Sean Thatcher "E-C coupling structural protein junctophilin-2 encodes a stress-adaptive transcription regulator" Cassis Lab
1/29/2019 Jeff Chen "Lineage-specific events underlie aortic root aneurysm pathogenesis in Loeys-Dietz syndrome" Daugherty Lab
2/12/2019 Greg Graf "Daily Fasting Improves Health and Survival in Male Mice Independent of Diet Composition and Calories" Graf Lab
2/19/2019 Shu Liu "Circadian Expression of Migratory Factors Establishes Lineage-Specific Signatures that Guide the Homing of Leukocyte Subsets to Tissues" Guo Lab
2/26/2019 Sangderk Lee "Atlas of the Immune Cell Repertoire in Mouse Atherosclerosis Defined by Single-Cell RNA-Sequencing and Mass Cytometry" S., Lee Lab
3/5/2019 Greg Graf “Daily Fasting Improves Health and Survival in Male Mice Independent of Diet Composition and Calories”
3/19/2019 Carolina Dalmasso "[Na+] Increases in Body Fluids Sensed by Central Nax Induce Sympathetically Mediated Blood Pressure Elevations via H+-Dependent Activation of ASIC1a" Loria Lab
3/26/2019 Chia-Hua Wu "Transactivation of RAGE mediates angiotensininduced inflammation and atherogenesis" Lu Lab
4/2/2019 Aida Javidan "Acetaldehyde dehydrogenase 2 interactions with LDLR and AMPK regulate foam cell formation" Subramanian Lab
4/9/2019 Lei Cai "Exercise-Induced Changes in Visceral Adipose Tissue Mass Are Regulated by IL-6 Signaling: A Randomized Controlled Trial" Temel Lab
4/16/2019 Michelle Pitts "Novel reprogramming of neutrophils modulates inflammation resolution during atherosclerosis" Venditto Lab
4/23/2019 Special Seminar by Marisa Lin Wong Medina TODD 234 at 9:00