June 2021 News

Nina Steele
June 29, 2021

Congratulations to Nina Steele!

Nina has been received a K99/R00: Pathway to Independence Award!

Project title: "Investigating Cellular Communication in the Tumor Microenvironment in Pancreatic Cancer"

This NIH award helps mentored postdoctoral researchers transition into an independent researcher.

June 28, 2021

Congratulations to Lucas Huffman!

Lucas (Giger Lab) successfully defended his thesis "More than Clearing the Clutter: The Imperative Role of Efferocytosis in Repair and Immune Reprogramming in the Damaged Nervous System" on June 25, 2021.

June 9, 2021

Congratulations to Nigel S. Michki!

Nigel (Cai Lab) successfully defended his thesis "The developmental landscape of neurogenesis in Drosophila melanogaster revealed using targeted single-cell RNA-sequencing and a multi-informatic analysis paradigm" on June 2, 2021.

Swathi Yadlapalli
June 9, 2021

Congratulations to Swathi Yadlapalli!

Swathi recently received a 2021 McKnight Scholar Award from the McKnight Endowment Fund for Neurosciences in support of her innovative research "Cellular Mechanisms Controlling Circadian Rhythms."