Congrats to Chris Schafer on winning an OMRF Postdoc Travel Award to attend the Vascular Cell Biology Gordon Research Conference next January in California. Way to go!
We are delighted to welcome Kasia Kurylowicz–a visiting masters student from Jagiellonian University–to our lab for the next year. Kasia will be working closely with Dr. Chris Schafer to study vascular growth and regression in the eye under developmental and pathological conditions. Welcome, Kasia!
The Griffin lab has been honored to host Paige Miles, a rising Junior at the U.S. Naval Academy, as our Saxon Scholar this summer. Paige spent three intense weeks studying the effects of macrophages on embryonic vascular development. We are grateful for her hard work and amazed at how much she learned in such a […]
Chris Schafer just won a 2-year Oklahoma Center for the Advancement of Science and Technology Postdoc Fellowship! This is a new funding mechanism for OCAST, and we’re so proud to have Chris representing our lab as one of the first recipients.
Congrats to Siqi on her new paper accepted to Hepatology assessing plasmin-mediated vascular damage in adult mouse livers after acetaminophen overdose. Check out this news article about her findings: https://newsok.com/article/5598177/discovery-could-help-treat-tylenol-overdoses
Big congrats to Chris Schafer who was just awarded a 2-year AHA Postdoc Fellowship for his fascinating project studying hyaloid regression in the neonatal murine eye. We’re proud of you, Chris!
Congrats to Chris Schafer for winning a travel award at this year’s OMRF Scientific Retreat for his outstanding poster presentation!
The Griffin Lab is excited to welcome our new lab manager, Dr. Jun Xie, who joined our team this week. We are grateful for the extensive expertise that Jun brings to this job and look forward to learning from and with her.
Congrats to Siqi for winning the Best Student Talk at this year’s OUHSC Cell Biology departmental retreat. Siqi gave a terrific summary of her research on acetaminophen-induced hepatic vascular injury.
The lab is just back from Pacific Grove, CA, where we all attended the annual NAVBO meeting (Vascular Biology 2017). Sarah won a travel award and gave a talk in the Vascular Cell Biology session of the main meeting, while Siqi and Melinda gave talks at the pre-meeting. Sarah, Siqi, Melinda and Matt also presented posters […]