Mayssa Mokalled, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Developmental Biology, has received a five-year, $1,936,562 grant award from The NIH/NINDS starting 9/30/2019 for her project entitled “Mechanisms of glial bridging and neurogenesis during spinal cord regeneration in zebrafish”
Dr. Thorold Theunissen, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Developmental Biology has received a five-year $2,361,375 New Innovator Award from the National Institutes of Health, National Institute of General Medical Sciences beginning September 30, 2019 for his project entitled “Resolving epigenetic instability during pluripotent state transitions: a roadmap for exploiting the biomedical potential of dynamic human stem […]
Congratulations to Dr. Kristen Kroll! Dr. Kristen L. Kroll, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Developmental Biology has received a one-year $150,000 subaward through Harvard Medical School, Undiagnosed Disease Network beginning July 1, 2019 for her project entitled “Using human pluripotent stem cell models to evaluate pathogenicity and define disease mechanisms for ZNF292 variant found in UDN373964”.
Congratulations to Dr. David Ornitz's Lab on their recent Publication! FGF2-induced STAT3 activation regulates pathologic neovascularization. Dong Z, Santeford A, Ban N, Lee TJ, Smith C, Ornitz DM, Apte RS. Exp Eye Res. 2019 Oct;187:107775.
Congratulations to Dr. Shin Imai's Lab on their recent publication! Extracellular Vesicle-Contained eNAMPT Delays Aging and Extends Lifespan in Mice. Yoshida M, Satoh A, Lin JB, Mills KF, Sasaki Y, Rensing N, Wong M, Apte RS, Imai SI. Cell Metab. 2019 Aug 6;30(2):329-342.e5.
Congratulations to Dr. Doug Covey's Lab on their recent publication! Mechanism of Action of VP1-001 in cryAB(R120G)-Associated and Age-Related Cataracts. Molnar KS, Dunyak BM, Su B, Izrayelit Y, McGlasson-Naumann B, Hamilton PD, Qian M, Covey DF, Gestwicki JE, Makley LN, Andley UP. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2019 Aug 1;60(10):3320-3331.