New PNAS publication for Conlon Lab

October 24, 2018

Conlon Lab and former post doc Chris Slagel, in collaboration with Ivan Moskowitz’s lab (University of Chicago), have a new publication in PNAS demonstrating that cardiac signaling is required for the initiation of lung formation in air breathing vertebrates: Evolutionarily conserved Tbx5–Wnt2/2b pathway orchestrates cardiopulmonary development.

$2.8-million NIH Funding for Griffith Lab

October 11, 2018

Boyce Griffith, PhD, Associate Professor of Mathematics, member of the McAllister Heart Institute, and Adjunct Faculty in the Departments of Applied Physical Sciences and Biomedical Engineering, has received a $2.8-million award from the National Institutes of Health for a new 5-year project, Multiscale Modeling of Clotting Risk in Atrial Fibrillation. Read more here.

MHI Seminar Series, Fall 2018

October 2, 2018

Please come out and support the Fall Seminar Series 2018. We have some amazing speakers coming to speak. We hope to see you there. Review flyers for details. 2018 Seminar Series Flyer_Sept-December