Nigel Mackman, Ph.D. Recognized As The Top-Rated Expert in Thrombosis In The World By Expertscape

July 30, 2019

Congratulations to Nigel Mackman, Ph.D., John C. Parker Distinguished Professor of Medicine, Co-Director of the Thrombosis and Hemostasis Program, for being recognized as the top-rated expert in thrombosis in the world by Expertscape.  Dr. Mackman’s expertise ranks in the top 0.0008% of 124,370 published authors worldwide on thrombosis from 2008 through 2019 based on contributions … Continued

Jiandong Liu, Ph.D. Awarded National Institutes of Health (NIH) R01

July 30, 2019

Congratulations to Jiandong Liu, Ph.D., Associate Professor, for the receipt of R01 from the NIH.  Dr. Liu received grant, entitled “The Role of RNA-Binding Protein Lin28a in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy”. The work was enthusiastically received by 3 different funding agencies, and Dr. Liu has accepted the NIH R01 Award. It is a 4-year grant for $2,095,727.

Postdoctoral Research Associate, Adam Black, Receives F32 Postdoctoral Fellowship from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

July 30, 2019

Congratulations to Adam Black, a Postdoctoral Research Associate in Jimena Giudice’s lab for recently receiving a prestigious F32 Postdoctoral Fellowship from the NHLBI at the NIH.  Adam’s project focuses on understanding the physiological significance of alternative splicing and the factors that govern splicing regulation in the heart. Specifically, Adam is using CRISPR mouse models to … Continued

Edward M. Bahnson, Ph.D., Joan M. Taylor, Ph.D. & Nobuyo N. Maeda, Ph.D. Publish In JCI Insight

July 1, 2019

Congratulations to Edward M. Bahnson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Department of Cell Biology & Physiology, Center for Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery, McAllister Heart Institute, Nobuyo N. Maeda, Ph.D., Robert H. Wagner Distinguished Professor & Joan M. Taylor, Ph.D., Professor and Vice Chair for Research, Department of Pathology, for publishing article on how engulfment … Continued

Graduate Student, Gabrielle Gentile, Awarded Slot On MiBio Training Grant

July 1, 2019

Congratulations to Gabrielle Gentile, graduate student in Jimena Giudice’s lab, for the receipt of a slot on the MiBio Training Grant.  We are very excited to see Gabby’s progress in the upcoming year as she studies how membrane trafficking splicing networks influence striated muscle development.