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Research Seminar: Anilkumar Pillai, Ph.D.

On Wednesday, March 9,  Anilkumar Pillai, Ph.D., of Augusta University’s Department of Psychiatry and Health Behavior, will be presenting a seminar…

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Research Seminar: Shinichi Someya, Ph.D.

On Wednesday, March 11,  Shinichi Someya, Ph.D., of UF’s  Department of Aging and Geriatric Research, will be presenting a seminar titled, “Sex…


Research Seminar: P. Jeffrey Conn, Ph.D.

On Wednesday, April 15,  P. Jeffrey Conn, Ph.D., of Vanderbilt University, will be presenting a seminar titled, “Allosteric Modulators of GPCRs as a…

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Katherine Wright Receives Postdoctoral Fellowship

Dr. Wright was recently awarded a prestigious three-year fellowship from the National Institutes of Health and National Institute on Deafness and…

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Publication from the Harrison Lab

On Jan. 14, the research journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences published a paper from our department’s Joe Flores-Toro, a graduate…

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Publication from the Kopinke Lab

The first paper produced in the Kopinke Lab has been accepted by the journal, Cell! Graduate student Alessandra Norris and Daniel…

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