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New manuscript accepted for Physiology and Pharmacology Graduate Valentina Garbarino, Ph.D. and SPUR Alumni Anastassia Nelson and Wynne Zhang authors!

Garbarino VR, Santos TA, Nelson AR, Zhang WQ, Smolik CM, Javors MA, Daws LC, Gould GG.  2018.  Prenatal metformin exposure or organic cation transporter 3 knock-out curbs social interaction preference in male mice.  Pharmacological Research, in press.

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Congratulations to Dr. Mark Shapiro and his lab for their publication in The Journal of Biological Chemistry titled “Phosphatidylinositol 4,5-bisphosphate (PIP2) regulates KCNQ3 K+ channels by interacting with four cytoplasmic channel domains”!

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Congratulations to Fabio Vigil, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow in Dr. Shapiro’s lab for being selected as the UT Health SA SALSI Award Winner at the 2018 SAPRF!

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Congratulations to Lynette Daws, PhD, Professor of Cellular and integrative Physiology, and Wouter Koek, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry, published “Effects of antidepressants desipramine and fluvoxamine on latency to immobility and duration of immobility in the forced swim test in adult male C57BL/6j mice” in Behavioural Pharmacology. Full article linked here.

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Congratulations to Dr. Lyn Daws who was honored by LSOM Office for Inclusion & Diversity as part of Women in Medicine Month!

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Congratulations to Erica Littlejohn, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow in Dr. Carie Boychuk’s lab for receiving a diversity grant to attend the National Neurotrauma Society annual conference in Toronto, Canada for the 2018 meeting!

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Congratulations to Postdoctoral Fellow Chase Carver, Ph.D., in Dr. Mark Shapiro’s lab for being selected as the 2018 SALSI Postdoctoral Research Fellowship!

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Congratulations to graduate student Eunice Lim in Dr. Paukert’s lab for being selected as a Neuroscience T32 fellow for the upcoming academic year!

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Congratulations to Valentina Garbarino, Ph.D. for being selected to receive the 2018 Armand J. Guarino Award for Academic Excellence in Doctoral Studies!

Congratulations to former Physiology & Pharmacology (P&P) graduate student Valentina Garbarino, Ph.D., on receiving the 2018 Armand J. Guarino Award for Academic Excellence in Doctoral Studies. The award, named after the founding Dean of the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences (GSBS), will be presented at the GSBS convocation, held August 17th, 2018. The Guarino Award is […]

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Congratulations to Dr. Stacy Hussong who received a American Aging Association Junior Faculty Award at the recent 2018 American Aging Association Annual Meeting in Philadelphia!

This award includes selection for an oral presentation and a Travel Award.

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