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Dr. Lucia Notterpek awarded William T. and Janice M. Neely Professorship for Research in Multiple Sclerosis

Published: October 17th, 2013

Dr. Lucia Notterpek, Professor and Chair in the Department of Neuroscience, has been honored by being named the William T. and Janice M. Neely Professor for Research in Multiple Sclerosis. […]

Please welcome Dr. Sara Burke, Assistant Professor, to Department of Neuroscience

Published: October 14th, 2013

Please join us in welcoming Dr. Sara Burke as a tenure-track  Assistant Professor in the Department of Neuroscience. Dr. Burke will be working with the Age Related Memory Loss program […]

Rachel Bailey & Lewis lab published in Oct 2013 Acta Neuropathologica

Published: October 14th, 2013

LRRK2 phosphorylates novel tau epitopes and promotes tauopathy Bailey RM, Covy JP, Melrose HL, Rousseau L, Watkinson R, Knight J, Miles S, Farrer MJ, Dickson DW, Giasson BI, Lewis J. […]

Dr. Kevin Felsenstein presenting on Oct 31, 2013 at Neuroscience Seminar 12:00 noon in DeWeese Auditorium

Published: October 14th, 2013

Dr. Felsenstein is a Research Associate Professor in the Center for Translational Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases (CTRND), in the Department of Neuroscience.  The emphasis of his research is to identify […]

Ashok Kumar and Thomas C. Foster publish in Oct Journal of Neuroscience

Published: October 2nd, 2013

Linking Redox Regulation of NMDAR Synaptic Function to Cognitive Decline during Aging Ashok Kumar and Thomas C. Foster J. Neurosci. 2013;33 15710-15715 http://www.jneurosci.org/cgi/content/abstract/33/40/15710?etoc In middle-age, many people will begin to […]

Dr. Caitlin Orsini receives SfN 2013 Postdoctoral Trainee Travel Award

Published: September 30th, 2013

The Society for Neuroscience selected Postdoctoral Fellow, Caitlin Orsini as a 2013 Chapter Travel Award recipient. Dr. Orsini will receive $1,000 and complimentary registration to Neuroscience 2013 annual conference in […]

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Drs. Streit and Xue publish on ‘Microglial senescence’

Published: September 30th, 2013

Streit WJ, Xue QS.  Microglial senescence. CNS Neurol Disord Drug Targets. 2013 Sep;12(6):763-7.PMID: 24047521

Dr. Harry Nick’s lab publishes in May 2013 J Cyst Fibros

Published: September 27th, 2013

 Bickford JS, Mueller C, Newsom KJ, Barilovits SJ, Beachy DE, Herlihy JD, Keeler B, Flotte TR, Nick HS. Effect of allergy and inflammation on eicosanoid gene expression in CFTR deficiency. […]

Drs. Harry Nick & Justin Bickford publishes in Sept 25, 2013 issue of Microbiology

Published: September 27th, 2013

Bickford JS, Nick HS. Conservation of the PTEN catalytic motif in the bacterial undecaprenyl pyrophosphate phosphatase, BacA/UppP. Microbiology 2013.  

Drs. Justin Bickford & Harry Nick publish in July issue of J Lipid Res

Published: September 27th, 2013

Bickford JS, Beachy DE, Newsom KJ, Barilovits SJ, Herlihy JD, Qiu X, Walters JN, Li N, Nick HS. A distal enhancer controls cytokine-dependent human cPLA2alpha gene expression. J Lipid Res […]