Vincent M. Tutino, PhD, a recent graduate of the doctoral program in biomedical engineering, is first author on a published study in PLOS ONE showing that circulating cells in the blood carry a gene expression “signature” that may predict if someone has a brain aneurysm.
Four studies focused on improving our understanding of the human genome and microbiome have been awarded funding through the third round of research pilots supported by the Community of Excellence in Genome, Environment and Microbiome (GEM).
RNA EXO-Codes: A novel way to reprogram pathological exosomes. Piero Bianco (Co-Investigator), Juliane Nguyen (Principal Investigator). National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioenengineering. $1,582,675. 7/1/2017-4/1/2021.
Identifying Critical Interactions in the Unique Trypanosoma brucei 5S Ribonucleoprotein Complex and their Role in Ribosome Biogenesis. Noreen Williams (Co-Investigator). NIH. 7/1/2017-6/1/2021.