University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) researchers Teresita Bellido, Ph.D., and Jesús Delgado-Calle, Ph.D., recently received a five-year, $2.26 million continuation award from the National Cancer Institute.
Dr. Rosalia C.M. Simmen, Professor in the Department of Physiology and Cell Biology, has been named to the new position of Deputy Editor of Endocrine Connections for a three-year term. Dr. Simmen will oversee the Reviewer Board’s makeup and mentorship and contribute to overall strategies to expand the journal’s emphasis on innovative research and scientific […]
Congratulations to our three Cell Biology & Physiology (CBP) Track students who successfully completed their Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Qualifying exams and are now full-pledged Ph.D. candidates! The students were honored at the Research Induction Ceremony held last September 13, where they were presented with a White Coat by Graduate School Dean Dr. Robert McGehee […]
Second-year medical student Iad Alhallak is the first author on the article “Breast adipose regulation of premenopausal breast epithelial phenotype involves interleukin 10,” just published in the Journal of Molecular Endocrinology. Iad carried out part of the study as a recipient of the Endocrine Society Summer Research Fellowship. The senior author of the study is […]
Second-year graduate student Amrita Khakurel (Cell Biology Track) is the first author of the article entitled “The Golgi-associated retrograde protein (GARP) complex plays an essential role in the maintenance of the Golgi glycosylation machinery” in the journal Molecular Biology of the Cell.
We are pleased to honor our recent Ph.D. and Masters Graduates who received their degrees this Spring/Summer 2021.
Two manuscripts have been accepted for publication from the laboratories of Dr. Teresita Bellido, Professor and Chair, and Dr. Jesus Delgado-Calle, Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology and Cell Biology.
A basic science department in the College of Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has adopted a new name to better represent the expertise of its faculty, research programs and long history of excellent teaching. The name change for what is now the Department of Physiology and Cell Biology was one of the […]
Our department displayed a holiday photo booth to brighten up our 2020 holiday spirit!
Dr. Roy Morello recently moderated an international virtual symposium for young investigators working on Osteogenesis Imperfecta or other rare bone diseases. It was organized by the Osteogenesis Imperfecta Foundation. There were 116 attendees, including speakers and staff. The OIF accepted abstracts from medical and graduate students, post-doctoral fellows and young faculty (within 10 years of their […]