2017/2018 Lysosome Processing & Transport

Organizers: Bruno Benitez and Carlos Cruchaga Read More


Every other month on the 3rd Thursday
BJC Institute of Health 9AB

  • August 17: Ali Javaheri (Diwan Lab, WashU Medicine), “Autophagy and lysosomal lipolysis in the failing myocardium”
  • September 21: Ciro Cubillas (Kornfeld Lab, WashU Developmental Biology), “A genomic analysis of zinc regulated transcription in Caenorhabditis elegans” 
  • October 19: Leah Czerniewski (Lee Lab, WashU Neurology), “Tracking the intracellular itinerary of APP and de novo amyloid beta generation using fluorogenic click chemistry”
  • December 21: Anil Cashikar (WashU Psychiatry), “Trafficking pathways of ApoE4”
  • February 15: Sidhartha Mahali (Karch Lab, WashU Psychiatry) “Lysosomal Dysfunction in Stem Cell Models of Autosomal Dominant Alzheimer’s Disease”
  • CANCELLED April 19; rescheduled to May 17: Yedda Li (Sands Lab, WashU Medicine) “Pathophysiology and novel therapies for murine globoid cell leukodystrophy”
  • June 21: Ciro Cubillas (S.K. Kornfeld Lab, WashU Developmental Biology) “The HIZR-1/HLH-30 axis is required for zinc dependent activation of the autophagy-lysosomal pathway in Caenorhabditis elegans: Potential role in lipophagy” 

All meetings are listed on the Neuroscience Calendar of the Office of Neuroscience Research.