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Dr. Jennifer J Donegan interviews with KSAT 12: Understand: Stem Cells

Understand: Stem Cells By Sarah Acosta – Reporter, Rob Garza – Photojournalist Posted: 9:41 PM, May 13, 2019 Click link to view interview                     SAN ANTONIO – Researchers claim stem cells have the potential to cure diseases such as cancer and diabetes and can even be used to build new […]

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Congratulations to Christopher Tschumi for defending his dissertation on April 23, 2019

  On April 23, 2019, Pharmacology graduate student Christopher Tschumi (pictured above) presented his dissertation defense titled: ‘Neurotensin-Induced Plasticity of Inhibitory NeurotransmissioniIn Midbrain Dopamine Neurons’ to a lecture hall audience, whose members included his defense committee. He then went through a review of his dissertation and a question and answer process with the defense committee, […]

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Congratulations to Allison Garrison for defending her dissertation on April 22, 2019

  On April 22, 2019, Neuroscience graduate student Allison Garrison (pictured above) presented her dissertation defense titled: ‘The Role of Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor in Modulating Neuroinflammation’ to a lecture hall audience, whose members included her defense committee. She then went through a review of her dissertation and a question and answer process with the defense […]

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Congratulations to Corena Grant for defending her dissertation on April 12, 2019

  On April 12, 2019, Cellular & Integrative Physiology graduate student Corena Grant (pictured above) presented her dissertation defense titled: ‘Drup discovery for subtypes of triple-negative breast cancer’ to a lecture hall audience, whose members included her defense committee. She then went through a review of her dissertation and a question and answer process with […]

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Congratulations to Tara Barron for defending her dissertation on April 17, 2019

  On April 17, 2019, Neuroscience graduate student Tara Barron (pictured above) presented her dissertation defense titled: ‘Physiological Implications of Neuron-Oligodendrocyte Interaction’ to a lecture hall audience, whose members included her defense committee. She then went through a review of her dissertation and a question and answer process with the defense committee, before she was […]

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Congratulations to Roma Kaul for defending her dissertation on April 16, 2019

On April 16, 2019, Cell Systems and Anatomy graduate student Roma Kaul (pictured above) presented her dissertation defense titled: ‘Interphase Effects of Microtubule Targeting Agents‘ to a lecture hall audience, whose members included her defense committee. She then went through a review of her dissertation and a question and answer process with the defense committee, […]

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Congratulations to Vanessa Minervini, Ph.D.!

Congratulations to Vanessa Minervini, Ph.D. who won first place in the Behavioral Pharmacology Division of ASPET poster competition in Orlando, Florida! Vanessa works in Dr. Charles France‘s lab and will be moving in July for a tenure-track assistant professor position at Creighton University.

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Charles France, PhD, to talk about EB Volunteer Day and the value ASPET brings to the Experimental Biology Annual Meeting.

At the 2019 Experimental Biology Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida, EB TV sits down with the Future President-elect of the American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET), Charles France, PhD, to talk about EB Volunteer Day and the value ASPET brings to the Experimental Biology Annual Meeting.     WebsEdgeHealth Published on Apr 7, […]

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LSOM Research Day Poster Winners

  FACULTY CATEGORY 1st place: Flavia Carreno, Ph.D. Poster title: Mechanisms contributing to the  sustained antidepressant-likeresponse of L-655,708 Honorable Mention: Juli Bai, Ph.D. Poster title: cGAS-STING Pathway Suppresses Thermogenesisby Inhibiting PKA Signaling   GRADUATE STUDENT CATEGORY 1st place: Sijia He Poster title: Lrg1: A Novel Adipokine Mediating Obesity-inducedInsulin Resistance

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Dr. Susan Mooberry has been selected to be a Fellow of the American Society of Pharmacognosy (ASP)

Congratulations to Dr. Susan Mooberry for being selected as a Fellow of the American Society of Pharmacognosy (ASP). Fellows of the American Society of Pharmacognosy (ASP) are chosen because of their continuing, high level contributions in the field of natural products and records of sustained achievement within their sub-disciplines. The status of ASP Fellows differ […]

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