Congratulations to Department members Jennifer Cobb, Jay Cross, Peng Huang & Raylene Reimer, all of whom were successful in the most recent CIHR operating grants competition. This one was very tough, with a shade under 14% of grants funded. So well done all! Jul 2014
Congratulations to this year’s winners of the BMB Training Awards: Menglin Yang from Dave Schriemer’s lab won the Carol Braat Memorial Award, Uma Rajarajacholan from Karl Riabowol’s lab won the Gordon Dixon Award and Martial Rey from Dave Schriemer’s lab won the Postdoctoral Award. Well done all!
Trainee News: March 3 2014
Congratulations to Thomas Whitesell of Sarah Childs' lab, who just published An a-Smooth muscle actin (acta2/asma) zebrafish transgenic line marking vascular mural cells and visceral smooth muscle cells. in PLoS One on March 3!
Trainee News: AITF-Eyes High Postdoctoral Scholars
Please join me in congratulating Jessica Sarthi, who is a postdoctoral fellow with Jennifer Cobb, and who was just highlighted on the University's homepage as one of eight new AITF-Eyes High Postdoctoral Scholars! Read More Well done Jessica & Jennifer!
Trainee News: January 2014 Author Award
Congratulations to Grey Wilkinson (Carol Schuurman's lab) for winning the 1st Author award for a publicaiton in the Journal of Neuroscience. Read More January 2014
Trainee News: December 2013
Curtis Hughey just had two papers published from his research on mesenchymal stem cell therapy! Find out more here and here. Congratulations, Curtis! December, 2013
Trainee News: November 27 2013
Congratulations to Curtis Hughey (Jane Shearer's lab) who successfully defended his PhD thesis "Characterizing the relationship between energy metabolism and mesenchymal stem cell therapy in the infarcted heart" on November 27, 2013!