The 14th annual Research Day held by the Department of Cell & Molecular Physiology
August 2008 - The 12th annual Research Day held by the Department of Cell & Molecular Physiology will focus on the theme of “Human Neurological Disorders: From Autism to Alzheimer’s."
June 2008 - New students join Jin, Philpot, Rawls, Tzima, and Zylka labs.
July 2008 - Physiology graduate student Alicia Blaker will present her thesis on Friday, July 11, at 1:30pm in G202 Medical Biomolecular Research Building.
May 2008 - Faculty member Ben Philpot to share Simons Foundation grant for study of Ube3a and Angelman syndrome/autism
May 2008 - Zhongming Chen, PhD, will receive two years of support from the AHA for his project in the Tzima lab.
March 18, 2008 - How does mutated Palladin contribute to pancreatic cancer?
December 2007 - A hormone secreted by cells throughout the body and known to play a role in cardiovascular disease and other cell functions is also critical for proper formation of the lymphatic system in mice, according to Kathleen Caron, PhD, and colleagues.
The Ellison Foundation New Scholars award supports exceptional young faculty who are nominated by U.S. medical institutions and universities for their outstanding promise in aging research.
Sept. 18, 2006 - New research from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ties low levels of a hormone secreted by the uterus and embryos to problems with pregnancy and fetal development.