Congratulations to Ke Cheng, Ph.D., Randall B. Terry, Jr. Distinguished Professor in Regenerative Medicine, Department of Molecular Biomedical Sciences, NC State University and UNC/NCSU Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering; Adjunct Professor, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, for being named a 2021 IAMBE Fellow. Dr. Cheng is one of only 26 fellows to be named by … Read more
Monthly Archives: May 2021
Congratulations to the lab of Kathleen M. Caron, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Cell Biology & Physiology, for the receipt of R03 grant from the NIH’s NCATS. The grant, titled, “Illuminating Orphan GPCRs in Lymphatics”, is a part of the Trans-NIH Illuminating the Druggable Genome Initiative. The goal is to develop unique tools and … Read more
Congratulations to Margeaux Marbrey, a postdoctoral fellow in Dr. Caron’s Lab, for recently receiving a K99/R00 pathway to independence award from NICHD. Margeaux’s project is titled “Investigating Implications of E-Cigarettes on Pregnancy Success and Reproductive Fitness”. She aims to examine how e-cigarette usage affects the initiation and progression of pregnancy and understand how e-cigarette flavorings … Read more
Congratulations to Emma R. Hinkle, a graduate student in Dr. Giudice’s Lab, for recently receiving a Ruth L. Kirschstein NRSA individual predoctoral fellowship (Parent F31) from NIH’s Research Training and Career Development. The fellowship provides ongoing stipend support for Emma’s project, which is investigating the interplay between alternative splicing and mechanotransduction in skeletal muscle cells … Read more
Congratulations to Natalie Harris, a graduate student in Dr. Caron’s Lab, for recently receiving a 2021 predoctoral fellowship from AHA. Natalie’s project will focus on defining the protein networks important for lymphatic endothelial cell function.