Summer Course Wrap up !!

The Virtual Summer Course in Immunology, run by our grad students (organised by Courtney Matson) wraps up this week. So, we have T shirts for the course faculty !! A souvenir for a job well done !! The Course was […]

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An unusual summer …

Typically summers in the lab get a little crazy (but fun) – with infusion of interns, different academic schedules etc. This year though… it looks like this : For comparison, here are some pictures from last year : (read more […]

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We welcome Kathy Han, NSIP (virtual) intern !

Kathy Han joins the lab as an NSIP intern. Kathy is a Biochemistry major at Wellesley College. The Nathan Schnaper Intern Program in Translational Cancer Research (NSIP), is an NIH funded program of the UM Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer […]

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We welcome Alyssa Low, NSIP (virtual intern) !

Alyssa Low joins the lab as an NSIP intern. Alyssa is a Biochemistry and Genetics major at Texas A&M. The Nathan Schnaper Intern Program in Translational Cancer Research (NSIP), is an NIH funded program of the UM Marlene and Stewart […]

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Congrats Courtney !!! (and virtual drinks to celebrate) !!

Congratulations to Courtney Matson ! Courtney’s paper was just accepted into PNAS. Aaaaay !! All good news during Covid times is welcome … but this is especially sweet given all the hard work Courtney put into the paper ! Its […]

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Collaborative Paper : Congrats to Susannah & Tonya

Congratulations to Susannah Shissler (recent graduate of the MMI) and Tonya Webb for their paper on thymic NKT cell activation being accepted to Scientific Reports. Thymic resident NKT cell subsets show differential requirements for CD28 co-stimulation during antigenic activation – […]

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Courtney to develop Virtual Course in Immunology for Summer !

Given the current shutdown of research, various summer programs that typically operate in the UMSOM are being forced to devise alternate strategies to engage interns over the summer. One path is to increase Virtual lectures and courses. So Courtney volunteered […]

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Aaay Courtney ! Very SPARKy !!

Courtney is the winner for the Departmental SPARK awards for Feb 2020 !

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The July RAD Belt goes to …. SARA !!!

Sara Fioretti is the winner of the 2nd world-wide RAD championship belt (click here for more info) ! here is Sara working towards her belt-winning data … …. and her competition brainstorming why they lost out … (or not really)

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Congrats Gideon & Happy Birthday Yardena !

Congrats to Gideon for passing the MMI qualifying exam – and oficially becoming a Ph.D. Candidate !! We celebrated together with Yardena’s birthday at The Daily Special. Patrik came back to visit !!

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