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Welcome to the Michigan Branch of the American Society for Microbiology (MI-ASM)
~ An active ASM branch since 1920 ~
MI-ASM Spring 2023 Meeting - Save the Date!   Date   Saturday, April 1st, 2023   Location   Oakland University     Student Oral Presentation Abstracts due date TBD Poster Abstracts due date TBD   We provide a friendly, inclusive environment for students to present their microbial research. To support that, we offer automatic membership with meeting registration and poster and talk presenters get free meeting registration. We also provide best undergraduate and graduate poster and talk awards. Check out our Conference Preparation area for details!
MI-ASM Spring 2022 Meeting - Award Winners   Thank you for everyone who participated in this year's virtual meeting, and congratulations to our category winners!   Undergraduate Poster   Characterizing regulatory regions in a major transcription factor impacting biofilm formation in the bacteria Myxococcus xanthus Lindsey Kreinbring Wayne State University   Graduate Posters   A genetic link between inorganic nitrogen assimilation and cell cycle control in Caulobacter Hunter North Michigan State University   TodK, an unusual histidine kinase, controls biofilm formation of Myxococcus xanthus by inactivating a key transcriptional regulator, MrpC Christopher Mataczynski Wayne State University   Novel Activity of the Legionella pneumophila Effector Protein LegK7 on Eukaryotic Cell Growth Sydney M. Quagliato Wayne State University   Graduate Oral Presentations   A Novel Signal Transduction System Controls Cell Fate Segregation in the Myxococcus xanthus Specialized Biofilm Shelby Kasto Wayne State University   A Broadly Conserved Deoxycytidine Deaminase Protects Bacteria from Phage Infection Brian Y. Hsueh Michigan State University   Exploring the Effects of Prairie Restoration Management on Soil Microbial Carbon Storage Ellen Badger Hanson Western Michigan University   Histone Acetyltransferases Esa1 and Gcn5 Coordinate with RSC to Regulate Chromatin Structure and Transcription in Saccharomyces cerevisiae Emily Biernat Oakland University   Is There a Placental Microbiota? A Re-analysis of Published Placental Microbiota Datasets Jonathan J. Panzer Wayne State University
2022 Annual MI-ASM Meeting - Thank you for attending! "Mechanisms of Human Disease" Saturday, March 5, 2022   Hosted by Western Michigan University   Location: Fetzer Conference Center   parking   Plenary Speakers   Dr. Ben Koestler, Ph.D. Western Michigan University   Dr. PC Lee, Ph.D. Wayne State University   Dr. Kim Orth, Ph.D. The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center   Download 2022 Meeting Flyer Download 2022 Meeting Schedule Abstracts Received View Online Schedule     Thank you to our sponsors: Zoetis, Cayman Chemical, and Western Michigan University   Zoetis Logo   Cayman Logo   Western Michigan University Logo
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Last updated: February 3, 2023