Current Graduate Students

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Current graduate students in the Pathobiology and Translational Science graduate program

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Sabri Adbelwahab

Sabri Abdelwahab
M.B.B.S., Medicine and Surgery, University of Juba, Republic of the Sudan
Investigating the Role of Extracellular Vesicles in Airway Biology and Innate Defense


James Byrnes

James Byrnes
B.S., Biochemistry, University of St. Thomas
Characterization of Fibrinogen-Coagulation Factor XIII Interactions


Rachel Dee

Rachel Dee
B.S., Physiology, Michigan State University
The Role of RhoGAP GRAF3 in Blood Pressure Homeostasis


Nicole Fleming

Nicole Fleming
B.S., Biology, University of the Virgin Islands
Cardiac Compensation for Lack of Trabeculae in ErbB2-Deficient Zebrafish


Ashley Fuller

Ashley Fuller
B.S., Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Connecticut
The effect of the obesogenic environment on stromal endothelial cell content and behavior in the normal breast


Britta Jones

Britta Jones
B.S., Chemistry, B.A., English, University of Florida
Immunopathology of ANCA-Mediated Kidney Disease


Sravya Kattula
B.S., Integrative BIology, University of Colorado Denver
The Role of Factor XIII in Venous Thrombosis


Pamela Lockyer

Pamela Lockyer
B.S., Chemistry, University of Central Arkansas
Bone Morphogenetic Protein Precursor Regulator (BMPER) Regulates Vascular Inflammatory Responses in Endothelial Cells


Kevin Mangum

Kevin Mangum
B.S., Biology, Davidson College, Davidson, NC
Mediators of Smooth Muscle Cell Differentiation and Regeneration in Vascular Disease


Bethany McInturff
B.S., Biology, University of Portland
Mucin Dynamics in Cystic Fibrosis Airways



Robbie McNeill
B.S., Biology, University of North Carolina at Wilmington
Development of Murine Allograft Models of Glioblastoma


Zachary Opheim
B.A., Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado
Mechanisms of Cardiopeptide Trafficking and Secretion


Krystal Orlando
B.S., Biology, Monmouth University
Epigenetic Consequences of SMARCA4/A2 Re-expression in Small Cell Carcinoma of the Ovary, Hypercalcemic Type


Katie Stember
B.S., Behavioral Neuroscience, Northeastern University
The Function of Myeloid-Derived Suppressor Cells in ANCA Vasculitis



Haley Vaseghi
B.S., Biology, George Mason University
The Role of Ezh2 in Direct Cardiac Reprogramming



Qiang Zhu
M.D., M.S., Biomedical Science, Sichuan University
Adhesion Signalling in Cardiac Autophagy


Pathobiology and Translational Science Graduate Program