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Congratulations to Youjie (Eric) Zhang (Joe Lab) for his successful Dissertation Defense titled "Genomic and Microbiomic Architectural Contributions to Aerobic Exercise Capacity" on May 1, 2018.  Youjie is pictured here with major advisor - Dr. Bina Joe.

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 Congratulations to co-First Author Darren Gordon (Hinds Lab) on his mannuscript, "Loss of biliverdin reductase-A (BVRA) promotes lipid accumulation and lipotoxicity in mouse proximal tubule cells", that was accepted in American Journal of Physiology (AJP)-Renal Physiology.

Authors: Sameul Adeosun*, Darren Gordon*, Mary Frances Weeks, Kyle Moore, John Hall, Terry D. Hinds, Jr., and David Stec (*Authors contributed equally)

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Congratulations to Eric Zhang (Joe Lab) whose article, "How exercise, genes, and bacteria are linked", was published in the Toledo Blade on April 1, 2018.
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Congratulations to Emma Wang (Hill Lab), whose manuscript was published in JCI Insight: PI3Kα inactivation in leptin receptor cells increases leptin sensitivity but disrupts growth and reproduction.

Authors: Garcia-Galiano D, Borges BC, Donato J Jr, Allen SJ, Bellefontaine N, Wang M, Zhao JJ, Kozloff KM, Hill JW, Elias CF

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Congratulations to our MOME Track students who placed at the 2018 Graduate Research Forum here at The University of Toledo Medical Center.  Fatimah Khalaf (Kennedy Lab) took 2nd place for her poster presentation and Iyad Manaserh (Hill Lab) took 1st place for his oral presentation.  

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Congratulations to Sudipta Baroi & Amit Sopan Chougule (Lecka-Czernik Lab)! Their manuscript "Marrow Fat - a New Target to Treat Bone Diseases?" has been accepted for publication by Current Osteoporosis Reports.

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Congratulations to Shermel Sherman (Hill Lab) who's manuscript, "Prenatal Androgen Exposure Causes Hypertension and Gut Microbiota Dysbiosis," has been accepted for publication in Gut Microbes. 

Other authors include: Nadeen Sarsour, Marziyeh Salehi, Allen Schroering, Blair Mell, Bina Joe, Jennifer W. Hill
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Congratulations to Hilda Ghadieh (Najjar Lab), whose story was in The Blade on 2/4/18: Researchers study treatment for liver disease - 

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Congratulations to Emma Wang (Hill Lab) - her abstract was not only selected for presentation at ENDO 2018, the Endocrine Society also identified it as “being particularly newsworthy, and has singled it out for special media attention in our annual Research Summaries Book (RSB).”

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Last Updated: 5/1/18