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BMB Seminars

Dr. Edan Foley
Professor, Department of Medical Microbiology & Immunology
Associate Chair, Graduate Studies
University of Alberta

" Chronic immune signals promote tumour formation in Drosophila intestinal stem cells"

Wednesday, 18 May, 2016
11:00 AM, HSC  1405B

Christian Jacob and the LINDSAY project team won the “Innovation in Information and Communications Technology” award at Friday’s ASTech awards ceremony! Congratulations, Christian!

Congratulations to our own Aaron Goodarzi, who appears on this year’s Avenue Magazine’s top 40 Calgarians under 40 list! Nice job, Aaron!

Colleagues, please join me in congratulating Jay Cross for his selection as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, the highest scholarly honour in the country!!

July 17 2015

Please join me in congratulating BMB members, Frank Jirik, Carol Schuurmans and Tao Dong, who were all successful in the most recent CIHR operating grant competition. This one was very tough again, with an overall success rate of just under 15%. 

April 23

Congratulations to Mayi Arcellana-Panlilio and Paul Mains, who were both recognized for their contributions to education in the Bachelor in Health Science undergraduate program!

Mayi received the BHSc Teaching Award for her passionate and encouraging approach to teaching MDSC351 (honours Cell & Molecular Biology). 

Paul received the BHSc Research Mentor Award for his exceptional commitment and support as a research supervisor and mentor.

Well done both - you are role models for the rest of us!

Please join me in congratulating Tao Dong, Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and a joint member in BMB, for his recent CRC Tier 2 chair award, as well as success at CFI! 

May 4 16

Congratulations to Vipul Shrivastava (Carol Huang lab) who successfully completed his MSc thesis “Role of PrIR signaling during pregnancy and the molecular mechanisms involved”.

Apr 25 16 2

Please join me in congratulating Amrita Singh Chandhoke (Bonni lab) for successfully defending her thesis “Identifying novel SUMO regulators of TGF-beta-induced EMT and breast cancer invasion” on April 21. Great work, Amrita!

Apr 25 16

Congratulations to Yang Yang (co-supervised by Drs. Riabowol & Bonni) for passing her candidacy examination recently! Well done, Yang Yang!

Mar 11 16

Please join me in congratulating Yo-Ching Cheng (Sabine Gilch lab) for the successful completion of her MSc thesis, “Chronic Wasting Disease: Investigations of prion shedding and risk of transmission to caribou”!

Congratulations to Heather Paul in Raylene Reimer's laboratory. Heather's work was featured on UToday.

Dec 21 15

Congratulations to Amrita Singh Chandhoke (Bonni lab) for her recent first author publication in Cell Death & Differentiation. Well done, Amrita!


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