Details: Saturday, October 7th, 2017

NCB Business Meeting – Bemis Center

8:15

Bemis A/B

Elect
2018 NCB officers and host of the 2018 meeting

8:45

Coffee
and light refreshments

Oral Presentations – Bemis Center

Session V – Ft. Howard Theater

Time

Presenter

Title

9:00

Alexander Ryan

Isolation of
Uncultivated Microorganisms Involved in Regulating Fat Metabolism in
Hibernating Ground Squirrels

9:15

Mary Thao

Testing the
efficacy of MDA by comparing sensitive and specific diagnostic assays: LAMP
and PCR for Schistosoma mansoni

9:30

John Kirby

invited

Xenobiotics Alter the Microbiome and
the Phageome to Disrupt Resting Metabolic Rates

10:00

Tom Zahrt

invited

I’ll take your fat and eat it too:
lipid droplets in Mycobacterium
tuberculosis
persistence

10:30

Chris Kristich

invited

Growth- and stress-induced PASTA
kinase phosphorylation in Enterococcus
faecalis

Student
presentation awards – Bemis Center

11:00

Coffee
and light refreshments provided

11:30

Adjourn