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Angelo Antiguas Successfully Defended His Thesis Title: IRF6 regulates the recycling of E-cadherin at the cell membrane. On December 14th, Angelo Antiguas successfully defended his PhD thesis characterizing the role of IRF6 in the recycling of E-cadherin at the cell membrane. For the remaining of...
On Monday November 14th, Cell and Developmental Biology Program student Vitaly Ievlev defended his thesis identifying how airway stem cell fate decisions during regeneration are influenced by Sox9, Wnt, Krt14 and Krt15. In December he will begin an interim postdoc in the labs of John Engelhardt and...
Ballard and Seashore Dissertation Fellowship Sam Mellentine Program: Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Genetics Lab: Tina Tootle This fellowship program provides an opportunity for Ph.D. students to benefit from a final semester of protected and supported time to focus on completing their...
Graduate College Post-Comprehensive Research Fellowship Award Sam Wuebker Program: Cell and Developmental Biology Lab: Eric Van Otterloo This fellowship program provides an opportunity for advanced Ph.D. students to benefit from protected and supported time to pursue their scholarly research...
Five semi-finalist candidates for the position of chair and department executive officer of the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology will be on campus over the next several weeks to present their qualifications and research, share their vision for the department, and answer your questions...
Sandra Murray has two passions in life: cell biology and diversity in scientific research. “If you have more people coming from different backgrounds, they ask different questions and look for different solutions,” said the professor in the School of Medicine’s Department of Cell Biology. “You use...
June 21st, 2022 Emily Adelizzi - Graduate Student Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Genetics Lab: Martine Dunnwald Dear Emily: Congratulations! You have been selected for a fellowship on our Genetics Program NIH T32 Training Grant for the period of July 1, 2022 through June 30, 2023. This...
June 15, 2022 Vitaly Ievlev - Graduate Student Cell and Developmental Biology Dear Vitaly, Congratulations! It is my pleasure to announce you are the recipient of The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine Trainee Scholar Award. Your first-author publication in Stem Cells is a notable...
ACB 2022 Student Awards Ceremony Thirteen high achievers were honored at this year’s Anatomy and Cell Biology Spring Awards Ceremony held on Friday, May 02, 2022. These students began the year with the same opportunities as all other students, but through a strong commitment and a desire to learn,...
On Friday, April 8, Erica Gansemer defends thesis identifying a pathway linking nutrient intake to ER homeostasis through the TCA cycle. In June she will begin her postdoc in the lab of Doug Mashek at the University of Minnesota to study lipid droplets. Congratulations Erica!