Dr. Karla Pires selected for poster presentation at AHA Scientific Sessions 2018 in Chicago, IL.

Dr. Pires’ abstract entitled, PRDM16 is a Novel Regulator of Cardiac Hypertrophy, Remodeling and Mitochondrial Dynamics, was accepted for presentation at one of the American Heart Association’s Specialty Conferences in 2018 and is among the top 10 percent of the accepted abstracts presented at the conference. Because of her top-scoring abstract, she has been selected to re-present…

Details

Alicia Eustes’ Abstract Ties for First Place at the III Symposium

Graduate Research Assistant, Alicia Eustes, ties for first place at the III Initiative Annual Symposium held May 11th, 2018. Signal-Dependent Golgi Formation and De Novo Glycosylation in Human Platelets   Background Golgi are necessary for post-translational modification of proteins, including glycosylation, in nucleated cells.  Platelets actively translate proteins. Nevertheless, whether golgi form in platelets under…

Details

Dr. Seul-Ki Park received an AHA Travel Award

Dr. Seul-Ki Park, currently a postdoc in Dr. J David Symons’ lab, received an AHA Travel Award to attend the conference “Vascular Discovery:From Genes to Medicine, and make an oral presentation of her work titled: Similar increases in arterial shear-rate evoked by handgrip exercise activate autophagy and eNOS to a lesser extent in primary endothelial cells from…

Details

Werner Risau Early Career Investigator in Vascular Biology Award Winner Named

Dr. J. David Symons’ Post Doc, Leena Panneerseelan-Bharath, received the Werner Risau Early Career Investigator in Vascular Biology Award.  See an excerpt of the notice below:   Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology Editorial Office www.heart.org January 19, 2018 Dear Dr. Panneerseelan-Bharath: On behalf of the Editors of Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology, I am pleased to…

Details