The Protein Synthesis Cluster will hold its sixth meeting of the semester on March 4th.
Peng Yao and Omar Hedaya will give a journal club/chalk talk hybrid presentation titled "Secrets of PKR: Distinguishing Ourselves versus Virus".
Peng and Omar will give a brief introduction of COVID19 mRNA vaccine breakthrough discovery and a journal club paper (please see below) related to that topic which is mingled with one research aim in Yao lab related to inhibition of integrated stress response and PKR for human heart disease treatment.
Journal club paper: Structure and Degradation of Circular RNAs Regulate PKR Activation in Innate Immunity.
Liu CX, et al. Cell. 2019 May 2;177(4):865-880
Please click here to register: https://rochester.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcld--vqzwsGdYbZ96HTNuhcc2p0osMcCJW
Thursday, March 4 at 4:00pm to 5:30pmVirtual Event