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Hong Ma, Ph.D., M.D. Receives Prestigious American Heart Career Development Award

May 8, 2019

Congratulations to Hong Ma, Ph.D., M.D., a Research Associate in Jiandong Liu’s laboratory, for receipt of prestigious American Heart Career Development Award.  Dr. Ma received this award for his studies to explore metabolic reprogramming in cardiac hypertrophy. This funding mechanism provides $231,000 over 3 years and is designed to support highly promising healthcare and academic professionals during … Continued

William Polacheck, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Publishes In Nature Protocols

May 8, 2019

Congratulations to William Polacheck, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, in the Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering and the Department of Cell Biology and Physiology for publishing paper on Microfabricated blood vessels in Nature Protocols.  Dr. Polacheck’s paper will be featured on the cover of the next edition of Nature Protocols but can be read online now.

Jimena Giudice, Ph.D. Awarded Career Development Award From the American Heart Association

May 8, 2019

Congratulations to Jimena Giudice, Ph.D., a MHI member and Assistant Professor of Cell Biology and Physiology for the receipt of Career Development Award from the American Heart Association.  Dr. Giudice received grant for her studies to investigate the functional implications of alternative splicing in cardiac biology. It is a 3-year grant for $210,000.

Brian Colwell Jensen, Ph.D., M.D. Publishes In American Journal of Physiology-Heart and Circulatory Physiology

May 8, 2019

Congratulations to Brian Colwell Jensen, Ph.D., M.D., an Associate Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology, for publishing paper on the Nuclear Receptor RORα in American Journal of Physiology-Heart and Circulatory Physiology.  Dr. Jensen’s paper is featured in the January, 2019 edition of American Journal of Physiology-Heart and Circulatory Physiology and can be read online now.