Immunology Journal Club

The Immunology Program journal club will be held twice a month.  The time is 9 AM and the location is the GAP conference room by PIBS area (2955 Taubman Health Sciences Library) except on Jan 18th when we will be in 5320 THSL nearby.  During the fall semester, the students taking IMM 851 will present papers under supervision of Dr. Marilia Cascalho.  In the Winter semester, anyone can sign up to present.  Papers will be posted the week before the presentation at the bottom of the page.

Please email Beth at, if you want to sign up for an open slot.

The Winter Journal Club Presenters will be:

Jan 18-Holly Turula  5320 THSL (in library, not PIBS area), paper attached below on IgA and crosstalk between monocytes and Kupfer cells

Feb 1-Steph Kim  2955 Taubman GAP..Ooi Nature paper below on autoimmunity, protective HLA alleles and induction of Tregs

Feb 15-Cara  Porsche will present the Han etl al paper below on adipose tissue and adaptive immunity in 2955 THSL

3-1 Spring Break

3-15 Peter Chockley  See papers below on NK memory and trained immunity (3-15 JC papers 1 and 2)

3-29 Enayat Nikoopour   CMAF dependent T regs mediate gut tolerance

4-12- Alison Eastman, Nancy JCI paper below

4-26 Blake Heath, see Immunity B7 checkpoint paper below