Dr. Jianhua Xing and his collaborator Dr. Youhua Liu (Department of Pathology) received a CTSI Biomedical Modeling Pilot Award. The project is to use modeling and experimental studies to investigate development and regulation of acute kidney injury and chronic kidney diseases.
Jens Sannerud from Brown University just finished the 10-week TECBio REU program. He gave a nice presentation about his work on the design principles of olfactory receptor activation. He will continue to finish the project and prepare a manuscript for submission.
Our paper “TGF-β-induced epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition proceeds through step-wise activation of multiple feedback loops” has been published on Science Signaling.
Please welcome Ms Brittany Ross to the Xing Group. She joined the lab and will work as a technician for a short period of time.
Dr Xiaojun Tian and Jingyu Zhang are setting up our new lab at University of Pittsburgh. The lab is located in the University’s Biomedical Science Tower 3 in the Department of Computational and Systems Biology.