Recent Molgen News
1/18/2018: Thompson Lab publishes landmark paper illustrating how muscle growth is controlled. Please see the UC Health News article for more information.
12/11/2017: Dr. Anil Menon was a guest on ABC WCPO-TV Channel 9 with news anchor Tanya O'Rourke during her segment How accurate are in-home DNA tests like Ancestry, 23andMe?
12/5/2017: Former Herr Lab PhD student Catie Shelton has accepted a position as at Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry at Northern Kentucky University. Congratulations Catie!!
10/25/2017: Former Deepe Lab PhD student Wendy Szymczak has been elected President of the New York City Chapter of the ASM. Congratulations Wendy!!
6/16/2017: Professor Ed Choi won the 2017 UC Golden Apple award for excellence in medical school teaching. The award is voted upon by the first year medical students. Way to go Ed!!
5/31/2017: Molgen Graduate Student Alex Yarawsky recently won a Travel Award from Beckman Coulter to present his research at the 2017 AUC Meeting in Glasgow, Scotland. Way to go Alex!!
5/18/2017: Former Miller Lab summer student featured in ASPET SURF 25th Anniversary Booklet.
5/5/2017: Congratulations to Dr. Lingrel who will receive the 2017 College of Medicine Research Service Award.
1/18/2017: Congratulations to Drs. Lieberman and Choi for winning the recent College of Medicine Teaching Awards for their work in Fundamentals of Molecular and Cellular Medicine.
UC researchers have identified how the inactive or latent form of GDF8, asignaling protein also known as myostatin and responsible for limiting muscle,is activated. Read Story