Daniel J. Kosman, PhD, SUNY Distinguished Professor of
biochemistry, has been awarded a five-year, $1.96 million grant
that may lead to advances in understanding the progression of
Researchers in the Department of Medicine have published a study
that identifies a new way to predict which patients may be at a
higher risk for heart failure after undergoing Transcatheter Aortic
Valve Implantation (TAVR).
Umesh Sharma, MD, PhD, assistant professor of medicine, has
received a five-year, $1 million grant from the National Institutes
of Health (NIH) to study galectin-3, a protein involved in heart
Researchers in the Department of Pharmacology and
Toxicology have developed and successfully tested a method for
determining whether promising new multiple sclerosis (MS)
treatments in mice could be effective in humans.
The cranes are long gone from the new home of the Jacobs School
of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. So is the industrial elevator,
or “buck hoist,” that carried workers up and down the
outside of the building. Nearly all 27,000-plus locally produced
terra cotta panels that give the building’s outer shell a
distinctive, clay-colored skin have been installed.
Allen Hoste, working under the guidance of mentor Tracey A.
Ignatowski, PhD, assistant professor of pathology and
anatomical sciences, tied for first place in the undergraduate
poster award at the New York Pharmacology Society
(NYPS) sixth annual scientific meeting.