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Agostina Santoro successfully defends her thesis

Agostina Santoro successfully defends her thesis

Agostina Santoro successfully defended her thesis during her private defense on March 6th and presented her public defense on March 20th. Congratulations Dr. Santoro!!

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Sarah Wetzel-Strong successfully defends her thesis

Sarah Wetzel-Strong successfully defends her thesis

Sarah Wetzel-Strong successfully defended her thesis during her private defense on January 28th and presented her public defense on March 6th. Congratulations Dr. Wetzel-Strong!!

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Dudley Lab paper published in Cancer Research

"Tumor endothelial cells with distinct patterns of TGFβ-driven endothelial-to-mesenchymal transition"

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Kathleen Mulvaney featured in Vital Signs

Kathleen Mulvaney featured in Vital Signs

Graduate student Kathleen Mulvaney investigates the newly discovered interplay between two of the proteins that allow cells to divide.

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Dr. Matthew Walker was awarded a Postdoctoral Fellowship Award from the Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF)

Dr. Matthew Walker was awarded a Postdoctoral Fellowship Award from the Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF)

The two year award provides $105,000 to support Matt's work on the role of Wnt signaling in Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma. Matt is a postdoctoral fellow in the Major Lab.

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Patrick Lang receives NC TraCS Grant

Patrick Lang receives NC TraCS Grant

NC TraCS offers $2,000 grants to assist researchers in implementing a proposed study or move a research project forward by providing rapid access to funds that will support almost any aspect of promising and innovative research.

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Erica Cloer wins "Best Presentation" at national meeting

Erica Cloer wins "Best Presentation" at national meeting

Erica Cloer was selected to present her work on the KEAP1 tumor suppressor protein at the annual Cancer Biology Training Consortium (CABTRAC) meeting in Estes Park, Co. Her talk was very well-received and won her the 'best presentation' award. Erica is a graduate student in the Major lab and holds a trainee position on the Predoctoral Cancer Cell Biology Training Program (NCI T32).

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Philpot and Zylka featured on UNC TV

Philpot and Zylka featured on UNC TV

Ben Philpot, PhD, professor of cell biology and physiology, and Mark Zylka, PhD, associate professor of cell biology and physiology discuss their work on autism.

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Ben Major receives The V Foundation funding

Ben Major receives The V Foundation funding

Dr. Ben Major receives The V Foundation funding for his Translational Research proposal, titled "Global Kinase Activity Profiling for Improved Patient Stratification and Response to Targeted Therapy"

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Matt Geden awarded NRSA Fellowship

Matt Geden, Graduate Research Assistant in the lab of Dr. Mohanish Deshmukh, was awarded an NRSA Fellowship from the NCI on his thesis research on chemotherapy induced axon degeneration.

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Shalini Menon receives AHA Postdoctoral Fellowship Award

Shalini Menon, a Postdoctoral Fellow within the lab of Dr. Stephanie Gupton, has received an AHA Postdoctoral Fellowship Award for 2 years!

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Doug Cyr receives Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics grant

Doug Cyr receives $200,000/year grant to study mechanisms for therapeutic restoration of rare CFTR mutant function in CF patients.

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