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1/7/20 Journal Club

Our next meeting will be a journal club at noon on January 7, 2020, in BRT 1024. We will discuss a new paper in Plos Pathogens from the Roth lab. This is currently an uncorrected proof; we’ll keep an eye out for the final version. 19Loyola

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12/10/19 Writing workshop

Tuesday December 10 we will meet in BRT 1024 to have a science writing/editing workshop. Our document will be our recent draft manuscript. We’ll work together to edit the paper and make it a stronger submission. Check your email for word and pdf documents!

Better writing

Some of our meetings will focus on science writing and editing. There are two resources I always recommend for better science writing. The first is On Writing Well by William Zinsser. The second is the essay Politics and the English Language by George Orwell. The lessons on writing in the Orwell essay are not limited to political discourse. He includes a list of 6 fundamental rules that are widely applicable. Politics_&_English_language

Tuesday Dec 3, 2019 at Noon in BRT 1024

The retrovirology journal club is an informal meeting to discuss retrovirology papers.

Our next meeting will be Tuesday, December 3 at 12:00 in BRT 1024. Bring your lunch!

We will be discussing Wilson et al 2019 “Retroviral integration into nucleosomes through DNA looping and sliding along the histone octamer” Nature Communications 10:4189 120319Wilson

The pdf includes the supplementary information and peer review notes. A supplemental movie is associated with the manuscript.

 

Changes!

The Retrovirology Journal Club will now meet on the second and fourth Monday of every month in BRT 1024.

We hope to see you there!

August 16, 2017 in BRT 134

The next Retrovirology Journal Club is Wednesday, August 16 at 5:00 pm in BRT 134.

Randi Mackler (Yoder lab) will be presenting.  0816retroJC

“Inactivation of porcine endogenous retrovirus in pigs using CRISPR-Cas9”
Niu et al 2017 Science10.1126/science.aan4187

The Retrovirology Journal Club meets on the first and third Wednesday of every month. Please volunteer for an upcoming date:

September 6

September 20

August 2, 2017 in BRT 134

The next Retrovirology Journal Club is Wednesday, August 2 at 5:00 pm in BRT 134.

 

Kristine Yoder will be presenting. 080217retroJC

“Hili inhibits HIV replication in activated T cells”
Peterlin et al 2017 Journal of Virology 91:e00237

 

The Retrovirology Journal Club meets on the first and third Wednesday of every month. Please volunteer for an upcoming date:

August 16

September 6