Journal Club 2018-07-11T05:31:04+00:00

Journal Club

Journal Club is being held every week for 30 minutes in VetMed building #3805.

Next Journal Club:

Topic: Vasorin: a newly identified regulator of ovarian folliculogenesis
Presenter: Chris Park

Presenter: Karen Chiu

Topic: TBD
Presenter: Radwa Barakat

Previous Journal Clubs:

Topic: Estrogen receptors in granulosa cells govern meiotic resumption of pre-ovulatory oocytes in mammals
Presenter: Tauseef Shah

Topic: Exposure to cadmium during gestation and lactation affects development and function of Leydig cells in male offspring
Presenter: Radwa Barakat

Topic: Diet Complexity and Estrogen Receptor Beta Status Affect the Composition of the Murine Intestinal Microbiota
Presenter: Karen Chiu

Topic: Regulation of the ovarian inflammatory response at ovulation by nuclear progesterone receptor
Presenter: Chris Park

Topic: Estrogen receptor beta binds Sp1 and recruits a corepressor complex to the estrogen receptor alpha gene promoter
Presenter: Tauseef Shah

4/12/2018 Thurs 3:00 pm
Topic: The expression of Y-linked Zfy2 in XY mouse oocytes leads to frequent meiosis 2 defects, a high incidence of subsequent early cleavage stage arrest and infertility
Presenter: Radwa Barakat

4/5/2018 Thurs 3:00 pm
Topic: WNT5A transforms intestinal CD8αα+ IELs into an unconventional phenotype with pro-inflammatory features
Karen Chiu

3/29/2018 Thurs 3:00 pm
Topic: Wt1 directs the lineage specification of sertoli and granulosa cells by repressing Sf1 expression
Presenter: Chris Park

3/8/2018 Thurs 3:00 pm
Topic: Positive, But Not Negative Feedback Actions of Estradiol in Adult Female Mice Require Estrogen Receptor alpha in Kisspeptin Neurons
Presenter: Tauseef Shah

3/1/2018 Thurs 3:00 pm
Topic: RNA helicase Belle (DDX3) is essential for male germline stem cell maintenance and division in Drosophila
Presenter: Radwa Barakat

2/22/2018 Thurs 3:00 pm
Topic: Polybacterial Periodontal Pathogens Alter Vascular and Gut BH4/nNOS/NRF2-Phase II Enzyme Expression
Presenter: Karen Chiu

2/15/2018 Thurs 3:00 pm
Topic: In vitro differentiation of human embryonic stem cells into ovarian follicle-like cells
Presenter: Chris Park

2/8/2018 Thurs 3:00 pm
Topic: Defining the Role of Estrogen Receptor Beta in the Regulation of Female Fertility
Presenter: Tauseef Shah

2/1/2018 Thurs 3:00 pm
Topic: Prenatal exposure to DEHP disrupts ovarian function in a transgenerational manner in female mice
Presenter: Radwa Barakat

1/24/2018 Wed 12:30 pm
Topic: Immunoglobulin A coating identifies colitogenic bacteria in inflammatory bowel disease
Presenter: Karen Chiu

1/17/2018 Wed 12:30 pm
Topic: The prostaglandin transporter (PGT) as a potential mediator of ovulation
Presenter: Chris Park

1/10/2018 Wed 12:30 pm
Topic: In vivo transplantation of 3D encapsulated ovarian contructs in rats corrects abnormalities of ovarian failure
Presenter: Tauseef Shah

12/13/2017 Thurs 12pm
Topic: Plastics Derived Endocrine Disruptors (BPA, DEHP and DBP) Induce Epigenetic Transgenerational Inheritance of Obesity, Reproductive Disease and Sperm Epimutations
Presenter: Radwa Barakat

11/16/2017 Thurs 2:30pm
Topic: The role of estrogen and estrogen receptor beta in the anterior pituitary gland
Presenter: Pablo Perez

11/9/17 Thurs 12:30 pm
Article: Granulosa cell endothelin-2 expression is fundamental for ovulatory follicle rupture.
Presenter: Karen Chiu

11/2/17 Thurs 12pm
Article: The transcriptional repressor GATAD2B mediates progesterone receptor suppression of myometrial contractile gene expression.
Presenter: Chris Park

10/26/17 Thurs 12pm
Article: Correction of a pathogenic gene mutation in human embryos.
Presenter: Radwa Barakat

10/11/17 Wed 12pm
Article:  Phthalate exposure and reproductive hormones and sex-hormone binding globulin before puberty – Phthalate contaminated-foodstuff episode in Taiwan.
Presenter: Radwa Barakat

03/15/17 Wed 12pm
Article: Ullah, Faheem, et al. “Caffeine prevents d-galactose-induced cognitive deficits, oxidative stress, neuroinflammation and neurodegeneration in the adult rat brain.” Neurochemistry international 90 (2015): 114-124.
Presenter: Radwa Barakat

03/08/17 Wed 12pm
Article: Tang, Haipei, et al. “LH signaling induced ptgs2a expression is required for ovulation in zebrafish.” Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology (2017).
Presenter: Chanjin Chris Park

03/01/17 Wed 12pm
Article: Urra, Javier, et al. “In vivo blockade of acetylcholinesterase increases intraovarian acetylcholine and enhances follicular development and fertility in the rat.” Scientific Reports 6 (2016).
Presenter: Jeong Moon Jennifer Choi

02/22/17 Wed 12pm
Article: “Direct and transgenerational effects of low doses of perinatal di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) on social behaviors in mice”. Plos one,February. 2017.
Presenter: Radwa Barakat

02/15/17 Wed 12pm
Article: ” “Stacey et al., Mechanisms by Which 17β-Estradiol (E2) Suppress Neuronal cox-2 Gene Expression. PLoS One. 2016 Sep 2;11(9):e0161430”.
Presenter: Chan Jin Chris Park

02/08/17 Wed 12pm
Article: “Testicular Dysgenesis Syndrome and Long- Lasting Epigenetic Silencing of Mouse Sperm Genes Involved in the Reproductive System after Prenatal Exposure to DEHP”. Plos one, Jan. 2017.
Presenter: Radwa Barakat

02/01/17 Wed 12pm
Article: Lin, Ye, et al. “SNARE-mediated cholesterol movement to mitochondria supports steroidogenesis in rodent cells.” Molecular Endocrinology 30.2 (2016): 234-247.
Presenter: Jeong Moon Jennifer Choi

01/25/17 Wed 12pm
Article: York JP et al. Growth Arrest Specific 2 (GAS2) is a Critical Mediator of Germ Cell Cyst Breakdown and Folliculogenesis in Mice. Sci Rep. 2016 Oct 13;6:34956.
Presenter: Chan Jin Chris Park

01/18/17 Wed 12pm
Article: Kemiläinen, Heidi, et al. “The Hydroxysteroid (17β) Dehydrogenase Family Gene HSD17B12 Is Involved in the Prostaglandin Synthesis Pathway, the Ovarian Function, and Regulation of Fertility.” Endocrinology 157.10 (2016): 3719-3730.
Presenter: Jeong Moon Jennifer Choi