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All please meet & welcome the new incoming class!
Congratulations to Samantha Krysa who received Society for Leukocyte Biology 2019 Travel Award for the upcoming meeting in November.
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Franklin Bright successfully defended his thesis yesterday. His title: Rapid Detection of S. aureus and S. pyogenes Skin Infections with Multiplexed Nuclease-activatable Imaging Probes. Pictured: Mentor James McNamara (left) and Franklin Bright (right).
Kaylia Duncan successfully defended her thesis recently. Her title: The structure of the zebrafish periderm gene regulatory network and its relevance to orofacial clefting. In the picture: Mentor Robert Cornell, PhD (left) and Kaylia (right).
Molecular Medicine Graduate Student Morgan Sturgeon is the recipient of the The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine Trainee Scholar Travel Award. The title of her application is “Drug repositioning in epilepsy reveals novel antiseizure candidates.” Congratulations!
Molecular Medicine Graduate Student Andrew Voigt is the recipient of the The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine Trainee Scholar Travel Award. The title of his application is “Molecular characterization of foveal versus peripheral human retina by single-cell RNA sequencing.”...
Grant DoD, CD24 Tumor-Initiating Cell as a Novel Therapeutic Target in Myeloma, was awarded to Dr. Fenghuang Zhan’s team. Dr. Zhan is the Principle Investigator and Partnering PI is Dr. Gail Bishop.
Dr. Ashutosh Mangalam , Assistant Professor, Pathology, and his team study was featured in local news (KWWL TV). See link below: https://bit.ly/2VYI1Lf
Molecular medicine PhD student Jordan Kohlmeyer featured in Dare to Discover student profile. Click here to read more! https://uiowa.edu/stories/dedicated-having-impact-human-health