Check out the new publications that are out! Our students are doing amazing things!

 

Nik Jorstad created new neurons in the retina of adult mice for the first time and it was published in Nature this summer. On top of that Nik’s F31 NRSA grant through the NEI will be paid! Great job!
Title: Stimulation of functional neuronal regeneration from Müller glia in adult mice
http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/nature23283.html

 

Mitchell Lee produced his first manuscript with co-author Michael Kiflezghi in Dr. Kaeberlein’s lab in July, Congratulations to both of you!
Title: A system to identify inhibitors of mTOR signaling using high-resolution growth analysis in Saccharomyces cerevisiae,
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11357-017-9988-4

 

Chelsea Fortin and her PI, Dr. Kelly Stevens were published in Science Translational Medicine July 19th! She also was awarded the MMTP Grant this summer! Amazing work!
Title: In situ expansion of engineered human liver tissue in a mouse model of chronic liver disease
http://stm.sciencemag.org/content/scitransmed/9/399/eaah5505.full.pdf?ijkey=dt7dlMGPC7hg.&keytype=ref&siteid=scitransmed