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Cell Biology & Physiology

The Department of Cell Biology and Physiology conducts cutting-edge, innovative research that advances the discipline of cell biology and physiology, with an emphasis on topics that contribute to the improvement of human health. The UNC Department of Cell Biology and Physiology is internationally recognized for Medical Research. The CBP breadth of investigation is reflected in our interdisciplinary Cell Biology and Physiology Curriculum, which provides a broad, integrated biological foundation and emphasizes rigor, transparency, integrity, and creative scientific reasoning.

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Ed Bahnson

7 months ago

The Bahnson Research Group publishes in Biomaterials Science a journal of the Royal Society of Chemistry

Congratulations to the Bahnson Lab,  for publishing a paper, titled “ Antioxidant Response Activating nanoParticles (ARAPas) localize to atherosclerotic plaque and locally activate the Nrf2 pathway.” In this work lead by postdoctoral fellow Sophie Maiocchi, PhD they describe the synthesis and characterization of novel nanoparticles termed Antioxidant Response Activating nanoParticles (ARAPas) that encapsulate with high …

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