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Bhat lab describes molecular mechanisms at the nodes of Ranvier

Bhat lab describes molecular mechanisms at the nodes of Ranvier

January 2011 - Bhat lab research describes a key molecular mechanism in nerve fibers that ensures the rapid conductance of nervous system impulses.

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UNC Researchers Awarded Prestigious Grant for Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders

UNC Researchers Awarded Prestigious Grant for Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders

UNC Researchers Philpot, Zylka and Roth are awarded a prestigious grant from the Simons Foundation for research in autism spectrum disorders

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Bhat lab findings on axonal membrane protein Neurofascin published in the journal Neuron

Bhat lab findings on axonal membrane protein Neurofascin published in the journal Neuron

January 2011 - The protein called Neurofascin 186, which accumulates in the membranes of axons at the nodes of Ranvier, has critical role in nerve impulse conduction

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Thaxton awarded a National Research Service Award

Thaxton awarded a National Research Service Award

January 2011 - Bhat lab postdoctoral fellow Courtney Thaxton, PhD, will receive a Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA).

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Graduate student Maggie McCormick publishes first-author paper

Graduate student Maggie McCormick publishes first-author paper

January 2011 - Paper by McCormick and colleagues appears in the journal Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology.

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Arjun Deb awarded Katz Basic Science Research Prize

November 2010 - Dr. Arjun Deb awarded the Louis N and Arnold M. Katz Basic Science Research Prize for Young Investigators

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News spreads about recent work in the Faber lab

News spreads about recent work in the Faber lab

September 2010 - The UNC press release, news outlets and latest issue of Endeavors

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Molecular bandit keeps pain at bay

Molecular bandit keeps pain at bay

Mark Zylka and colleagues have identified an enzyme that blocks chronic pain by robbing a major pain pathway of a key ingredient. The enzyme could prevent lasting pain after surgery.

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Faber lab publication selected for Faculty of 1000 Biology

Faber lab publication selected for Faculty of 1000 Biology

June 2010 - Faber lab publication rated "exceptional" and "may well be the seminal paper in one of the most important mysteries in vascular biology."

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McCormick awarded predoctoral fellowship from American Heart Association

June 2010 - McCormick's project "PECAM-1 regulation of eNOS activation" will be supported by a two-year fellowship.

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