Congratulations to Mehraj Awal and Angela Urdaneta!

Congratulations to 2019 Henry I. RUSSEK Students’ Achievement Day Award Winners from the Department of Physiology & Biophysics: 1st place – Mehraj Awal (Gabel lab) 2nd place – Angela Urdaneta (Atkinson lab)

A Tribute to Professor Donald Small

From the Journal of Lipid Research: Donald MacFarland Small, MD, MA (Oxon) Donald M. Small passed away on Friday, Jan. 25, at his Southern California home at the age of 87. Don had a distinguished career over five decades, studying bile salts, lipids and atherosclerosis from a unique physical-chemical perspective, leading to seminal discoveries on […]

Olivia Chavez represents GMS at SACNAS Conference

Olivia Chavez, a 3rd year in Dr. Olga Gursky’s lab, recently returned from the SACNAS conference in San Antonio, where she was the representative for Graduate Medical Sciences of Boston University. SACNAS, or the Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science, works to change the face of science to be more multicultural […]

Congratulations to Prof. Chris Gabel!

Professor Gabel was recently promoted to to Associate Professor: Christopher V. Gabel, MED, Physiology & Biophysics, Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics, is a leader in the field of axon regeneration in C elegans neurobiology. His lab also develops various biophotonic techniques and applications including sub-cellular laser ablation. Although the field of C elegans is particularly competitive, Dr. […]