Molecular Pathogenesis and Molecular Medicine News

Congratulations to Carolina Mora Solano

On May 30, 2017 Carolina successfully defended her dissertation, entitled "Supramolecular Peptide Nanofibers for Active Immunotherapy.”  Well done Carolina!

Congratulations to Andrew Kirkley

On April 19, 2017 Andrew successfully defended his dissertation, entitled " Characterization of Metabolic Disease in Mouse Models of Arsenic Exposure,”  After graduation Andrew will be staying in Chicago to work as a Senior Consultant on the Life Sciences team at Navigant Consulting, Inc.  He will be responsible for researching and synthesizing strategy and management solutions for a variety of clients in the biotechnology, medical device and pharmaceutical industries.  Well Done Andrew!

Congratulations to Jennifer La

On October 27, 2016 Jennifer successfully defended her dissertation, entitled "Regulation of Myofibroblast Differentiation and Pulmonary Fibrosis by Cardiac Glycosides.”  Well done Jennifer!

Congratulations to Yuan Zhang


On Thursday, June 16th Yuan successfully defended her Dissertation, entitled "The Role of Lymphotoxin Signaling in Regulating Microbiota-Induced Inflammation"


Congratulations to Lauren Drake


On Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 Lauren successfully defended her Dissertation, entitled "Tumor suppressor functions of BNIP3 in hepatocellular carcinoma."


Congratulations to Palak Shah


Palak's paper, "Ubiquitin-specific peptidase 11 regulates XPC activity in UV-induced DNA damage repair" was selected for oral presentation at the upcoming Society for Investigative Dermatology (SID) meeting which will be held May 11-14th in Arizona.


Congratulations To Michelle Miller


On Wednesday, February 17th Michellle Miller successfully defended her Dissertation, entitled "Mechanisms Underlying Robust Transplantation Tolerance."