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Thomas Lab Publishes Multiple Papers

The Thomson Lab has the following papers publish:

Lisa Beppu (D’Cruz Lab) Publishes in JCI Insight
The D’Cruz lab has published in JCI Insight showing that Blimp-1 regulated IL-10 secretion from Tregs is critical for suppressing beige gene expression in adipocytes, resulting in increased... View »
Kaplan Lab Publishes in Immunity
Lu Lab Published as Cancer Immunology Research Cover Story

The Lu Lab has published Cancer Immunology Research cover story demonstrating a critical role of IL-33 in mediating antitumor function of checkpoint inhibitors. Congratulations!

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Robert Binder Receives BGSA Distinguished Mentor of the Year Award

Dr. Robert Binder has received the Biomedical Graduate Student Association (BGSA) Distinguished Mentor of the Year Award. The award recognizes faculty who exemplify the very best in mentoring... View »

Dana Ascherman Appointed as New Chief of the Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology in the Department of Medicine

Dr. Dana Ascherman, MD, was appointed as the new Chief of the Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology in the Department of Medicine. Congratulations and good luck to Dana!

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Olja Finn Receives P.O.W.E.R. Award from Women in Bio Pittsburgh

Olja Finn received the P.O.W.E.R. Award from Women in Bio (WIB) Pittsburgh at their annual Pittsburgh Outstanding Women Entrepreneurs (P.O.W.E.R.) 2020 meeting on October 21. This award recognizes... View »

Felix Aggor (Gaffen Lab) Wins BGSA Stephen L. Phillips Scientific Achievement Award

Congratulations to Felix Aggor of the Gaffen Lab for winning the BGSA Stephen L. Phillips Scientific Achievement award for his paper, “Oral epithelial IL-22/STAT3... View »

Das Lab Reaches Collaborative Research Agreement with University of Brussels
A 3-year collaborative research agreement was just signed between the University of Brussels Center for Research in Immunology (U-CRI) and the Das lab. This signing concretizes the continuation... View »
PMI Launches Undergraduate Diversity Scholars Program
The Program in Microbiology and Immunology (PMI) is excited to announce the launch of the Microbiology and Immunology Diversity (MID)... View »
Greg Delgoffe Receives the Cancer Research Institute Lloyd J. Old STAR Award

Greg M. Delgoffe, PhD, Associate Professor of Immunology, recently received one of five CRI-Lloyd J. Old STAR Awards from the Cancer Research Institute. This flexible five-year grant will provide... View »

Kristin DePeaux (Delgoffe Lab) Receives F31 from NCI

Congratulations to Kristin DePeaux who recently received an F31 NRSA fellowship from the National Cancer Institute, entitled "Causes and consequences of oncolytic virus infection of non-tumoral... View »

3 PMI Students Receive F31 Grants

Congratulations to these three PMI students for receiving F31 grants! 

  • Haylee Baxendell (M Shlomchik Lab)
  • Ronal Peralta (Delgoffe Lab)
  • Tristan White (Morel Lab)... View »
Reinhard Hinterleitner Receives Grant from The Global Grants for Gut Health
Reinhard Hinterleitner received a grant from The Global Grants for Gut Health, co-supported by Yakult and Nature Research. Please... View »
McGeachy Lab Publishes in Journal of Experimental Medicine

The McGeachy Lab publishes an article in the Journal of Experimental Medicine.... View »