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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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Mark Zylka receives Transformative R01 Grant

Mark Zylka receives Transformative R01 Grant

Assistant professor Mark Zylka was awarded one of 42 NIH Roadmap Transformative R01 grants for his project Harnessing Ectonucleotidases to Treat Chronic Pain.

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Zylka lab finds that Mrgprd enhances excitability in nociceptive (pain-sensing) neurons

Zylka lab finds that Mrgprd enhances excitability in nociceptive (pain-sensing) neurons

The Journal of Neuroscience publishes findings by the Zylka lab, in collaboration with labs at Caltech and the University of Pittsburgh, that the G protein-coupled receptor called Mrgprd enhances excitability in nociceptive (pain-sensing) neurons.

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Kadmiel awarded American Heart Association fellowship

Kadmiel awarded American Heart Association fellowship

June 2009 - Caron lab graduate student, Mahita Kadmiel, has been awarded two years of support from the American Heart Association.

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Video:  Zylka and colleagues discover new treatment for pain

Video: Zylka and colleagues discover new treatment for pain

Video: Mark Zylka, PhD, and members of his lab, together with colleagues at the University of Helsinki, have discovered a new therapeutic target for pain control, one that appears to be eight times more effective at suppressing pain than morphine.

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Caron awarded Jefferson-Pilot Fellowship

October 2008 - Kathleen Caron, PhD, is one of three awardees to receive a Jefferson-Pilot Fellowship.

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Arjun Deb wins New Scholar Award in Aging from Ellison Medical Foundation

July 2008 - Assistant Professor Arjun Deb, MD, has received a 2008 New Scholar Award in Aging from the Ellison Medical Foundation.

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Research Day 2010 - Friday, September 24

The 14th annual Research Day held by the Department of Cell & Molecular Physiology

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Adrenomedullin may be new drug target for preventing lymphedema, tumor spread

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.

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