Wolfgang Bergmeier, Ph.D., In Collaboration With A Multi-Institutional Team, Publish In Science Advances

April 10, 2020

Congratulations to Wolfgang Bergmeier, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, in collaboration with a multi-institutional team, for publishing article in the journal Science Advances.   Their research, titled “Platelets Trigger Perivascular Mast Cell Degranulation To Cause Inflammatory Responses and Tissue Injury”, was published in the March 18, 2020 edition of Science Advances and can … Continued

The Bautch Lab’s Research Featured On The Cover Of Carolina Scientific

April 9, 2020

Congratulations to the lab of Victoria L Bautch, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of Biology; Co-Director, UNC McAllister Heart Institute, for having their research featured on the cover of Carolina Scientific. The Bautch Lab’s research was recently highlighted in Carolina Scientific, a publication put out by UNC undergraduates. Ms. Sarah Yaejin Kim interviewed Dr. Victoria Bautch and … Continued

Postdoctoral Fellow, Hussein Kassam, Publishes In Nanomaterials

March 23, 2020

Congratulations to Hussein Kassam, postdoctoral fellow in Dr. Kibbe’s Lab, for publishing in the journal, Nanomaterials. This interdisciplinary study with collaborators at Northwestern University shows that nanoscale materials can be used to target a chemokine involved in both neointimal hyperplasia and atherosclerosis. The work, led by Hussein, is featured in the February 28, 2020 edition … Continued

The Styner Lab Publishes In The Journal of Bone and Mineral Research

March 23, 2020

Congratulations to the lab of Maya Styner, M.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism, for publishing paper, entitled “Exercise Degrades Bone in Caloric Restriction, Despite Suppression of Marrow Adipose Tissue (MAT)” in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. Their paper is featured in the January, 2020 edition of the Journal of … Continued

The Bergmeier Lab’s Research, In Collaboration With The Campbell Lab, Featured On The Cover Of Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis (JTH)

March 23, 2020

Congratulations to the lab of Wolfgang Bergmeier, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, in collaboration with the lab of Sharon Campbell, Ph.D., Professor of Biochemistry & Biophysics, for having their research featured on the cover of JTH. Their research, entitled “Subcellular localization of Rap1 GTPase activator CalDAG‐GEFI is orchestrated by interaction of its … Continued

The Kibbe Lab Publishes In ACS Applied Bio Materials

March 23, 2020

Congratulations to the lab of Melina Kibbe, M.D., Colin G. Thomas, Jr. Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery; Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, for publishing paper, entitled “Development of Poly(1,8-octanediol-co-citrate-co-ascorbate) Elastomers with Enhanced Ascorbate Performance for Use as a Graft Coating to Prevent Neointimal Hyperplasia” in the journal ACS Applied Bio Materials. This paper … Continued

Nigel Key, M.B., CH.B., F.R.C.P. And Saira Z. Sheikh, M.D., In Partnership With EpiCypher, Awarded National Institutes of Health (NIH) Phase II Small Business Research Grant

March 23, 2020

Congratulations to Nigel Key, M.B., CH.B., F.R.C.P., Director of UNC Hemophilia and Thrombosis Center and Saira Z. Sheikh, M.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine; Director, UNC Rheumatology Lupus Clinic; Director, Clinical Trials Program at UNC’s Thurston Arthritis Research Center, In Partnership With EpiCypher, for the receipt of NIH Phase II Small Business Research Grant. Drs. Nigel … Continued