The Giudice Lab Recognized By Undergraduate Chancellor’s Science Scholar, Eduardo Torres, During UNC Research Week

November 19, 2019

Congratulations to the lab of Jimena Giudice, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Cell Biology and Physiology, for being recognized by Undergraduate Chancellor’s Science Scholar, Eduardo Torres, during UNC Research Week. Eduardo is a biology major doing epigenetics research in the Giudice lab. He states, “I’ve learned so much during my time in the lab. Mainly I have … Continued

The Dayton Lab’s Research Featured At UNC Lineberger State of the Program

November 19, 2019

Congratulations to the lab of Paul Dayton, Ph.D, Associate Professor, Clinical Research, Breast Cancer, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, for having their work on oxygen microbubbles featured by H. Shelton Earp, III, MD, Lineberger Distinguished Professor & Director, UNC Cancer Care, during the UNC Lineberger State of the Program.

The Schisler Lab Links Specific Protein Mutations to Ataxia Disease Symptoms

November 19, 2019

Congratulations to the lab of Jonathan Schisler, MS, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology, for linking the specific biochemical changes to a protein called CHIP to specific disease characteristics of patients with a wide range of rare disorders. Dr. Schisler led research showing that limiting the activity of a mutant CHIP protein could decrease symptom … Continued

The Caron Lab Publishes In Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS)

November 19, 2019

Congratulations to the lab of Kathleen M. Caron, Ph.D., Department Chair, Professor, Cell Biology and Physiology, for publishing paper, entitled “RAMP3 Determines Rapid Recycling of Atypical Chemokine Receptor-3 for Guided Angiogenesis” in the journal PNAS. Dr. Caron’s lab expands their repertoire of GPCRs that interact with RAMPs and shows how these critical interactions influence directed … Continued

Kathleen Caron, Ph.D., Brooke Matson, Ph.D., and Kelsey Quinn, Ph.D. Win Office of Research, School of Medicine, UNC-CH’s “Art In Science” Competition.

November 19, 2019

Congratulations to Kathleen Caron, Ph.D., Department Chair, Professor, Cell Biology and Physiology, Brooke Matson, Ph.D., UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Kelsey Quinn, Ph.D., Cell Biology and Physiology, for winning the Office of Research, School of Medicine, UNC-CH’s “Art In Science” Competition. Their submission, “Expecting a Special Delivery”, shows pinopodes and microvilli in a mouse … Continued

Frank Conlon, Ph.D. And Lauren Waldren-Wasson, In Collaboration With William Pu, M.D. (Boston University/Harvard University, Publish In Nature Communications

November 6, 2019

Congratulations to Frank Conlon, Ph.D., Department Chair, Professor, Cell Biology and Physiology, and former student, Lauren Waldren-Wasson, In Collaboration with William Pu, M.D. (Boston University/Harvard University), for publishing article, entitled “A reference map of murine cardiac transcription factor chromatin occupancy identifies dynamic and conserved enhancers” in the journal Nature Communications.  

Li Qian, Ph.D. Receives 2019 Yang Family Biomedical Scholars Award

November 6, 2019

Congratulations to Li Qian, Ph.D., Associate Professor, for the receipt of 2019 Yang Family Biomedical Scholars Award. The awards were established to recognize recently tenured faculty, such as Dr. Qian, that have already made significant scholarly contributions to their field and have begun to receive national recognition for their research. The award will provide Dr. … Continued