Brudno receives $2.8 million from NCI to fund CAR-T advancements

April 29, 2021 | sgoconno

Yevgeny Brudno, Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering and member of the Chemistry of Life Program and Functional Tissue Engineering Group within the Comparative Medicine Institute has received a 7-year, $2.8 million R37 grant from NCI entitled “Biomaterial Scaffolds for Ex-Vivo and...

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New Macrolactone Database Could Aid Drug Discovery, Research

April 21, 2021 | sgoconno

By Tracey Peake Researchers from North Carolina State University and Collaborations Pharmaceuticals have created a free-to-use database of 14,000 known macrolactones – large molecules used in drug development – which contains information about the molecular...

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CMI Center for Advanced Virus Experimentation (CAVE) Launches

October 27, 2020 | lgdann

The Comparative Medicine Institute TPP and EID programs are pleased to announce the formation of CAVE, the CMI Center for Advanced Virus Experimentation. CAVE has been founded by an interdisciplinary, intercollege group of investigators including...

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Intellectual Property Associate Member Workshop

March 30, 2020 | ldcostin

CMI Associate Members and Office of Research and Innovation presented an intellectual property workshop on February 26, 2020 in the CVM Research Building RB101. It covered the following topics: What is intellectual property (IP), what...

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FTE CRIF Event

March 17, 2020 | ldcostin

The Functional Tissue Engineering Program held a Cross-disciplinary Research Initiative Funding (CRIF) meeting on February 12, 2020 at 5:30 PM in College of Veterinary Medicine Research Building RB 101.   The intent of the CRIF program was...

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FTE Hosts Goal Setting Luncheon at Alumni Center

December 18, 2019 | ldcostin

The Functional Tissue Engineering (FTE) Program hosted a luncheon for its full members on December 11, 2019 at The Dorothy and Roy Park Alumni Center.  Dr. Lauren Schnabel and Dr. Rohan Shirwaiker, Associate Directors of...

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Dr. Matthew Fisher Receives 2020 ASME Y.C. Fung Early Career Award

December 5, 2019 | ldcostin

Dr. Matthew Fisher, Head of the Musculoskeletal Group of the CMI Functional Tissue Engineering Program, was awarded the 2020 American Society of Mechanical Engineering  Y.C. Fung Early Career Award.    According to the ASME website, Y.C....

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CFAMP Hosts Dr. Harry Dawson

November 25, 2019 | ldcostin

The Center for Allergy Modeling in Pigs (CFAMP), the newly formed center under the Translational Pharmacology and Physiology Program of the CMI, hosted a seminar with Dr. Harry Dawson on November 19, 2019 in the...

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Young Scholar Award Winners 2019-20

November 12, 2019 | ldcostin

Six Young Scholar Proposals were selected as award winners this year. Chlamydia trachomatis immune response in primary porcine intestinal epithelial cells Mentors: Amanda Amaral, Cecilia Schaaf PI: Tobias Kaeser Co-PI: Liara Gonzalez Designer 3D matrices...

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New TPP Center Hosts Retreat

November 6, 2019 | ldcostin

Center for Food Allergy Modeling in the Pig (CFAMP),  a new center under the Translational Pharmacology and Physiology Program, held a retreat on October 8, 2019.  It was a retreat to further establish a collaboration with...

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