Research in Progress Seminar Series 2021

Previous Presentations:

December 14, 2021

Dr. Huocong Huang: The Mesothelial Edge: Cancer, Fibrosis and Beyond

November 29, 2021

Dr. Kangho Kim: Hepatic Nuclear Receptor CAR Regulates Liver Cancer Plasticity

November 10, 2021

Dr. Yu (Aaron) An: Whisper Between Two Evil Twins: Crosstalk Between White and Brown Fat

November 3, 2021

Dr. Yang Liu: Crosstalk Between Toll-Like Receptor and Autophagy In Muscle Energy Metabolism

October 27, 2021

Dr. Clair Crewe: Extracellular Vesicle-based Interorgan Transport of Mitochondria from Energetically Stressed Adipocytes

October 19, 2021

Dr. Huocong Huang: Mesothelial Cell-Derived Antigen-Presenting Cancer-Associated Fibroblasts in Pancreatic Cancer


October 13, 2021

Dr. Long Xu: Hepatic Recruitment of Eosinophils and Their Protective Function During Acute Liver Injury

September 15, 2021

Dr. Yun Sok Lee: Oxygen Homeostasis, Hypoxia, and Pseudohypoxia in Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes 

August 19, 2021

Dr. Wei Cao: Inflammation in the Brain: A Driving Force for Neurodegeneration

June 30, 2021

Dr. Eric Clambey: Gammaherpesvirus Infection and Control: From Single Cells to In Vivo Pathogenesis

June 23, 2021

Dr. Bill Janssen: Macrophage Heterogeneity in the Resolution of Acute Lung Injury 

June 16, 2021

Dr. Rodrigo Morales: Mechanistic and Diagnostic Approaches to Chronic Wasting Disease, an Endemic Prion Disease Affecting Cervids

June 9, 2021

Dr. Cormac Taylor: Into Thin Air: The Impact of Hypoxia on Metabolism and Inflammation 

June 2, 2021

Dr. Bibhuti Mishra: Molecular Control of Macrophage Activation: One Size Fits All

May 19, 2021

Dr. Kanchan Singh: The Autocrine Role of K-RAS/ADORA2B Signaling in Early Pancreatic Ductal Neoplasia

May 13, 2021

Dr. Bingning Dong: Targeting Lipid Metabolism in Liver Cancer


May 12, 2021

Dr. Jyotika Sharma: Neutrophil Extracellular Traps: From Bench to Beside and Back

May 6, 2021

Dr. Kang Ho Kim: How Our Liver Talks; Hepatic Pathophysiology of Bile Acids 

April 21, 2021

Dr. Bum-Yong Kang: The Role of Non-Coding RNA and PPARy in the Pathogenesis and Therapy of Sickle Cell Disease-Pulmonary Hypertension

April 7, 2021

Ms. Nancy Wareing: Fa and Fibrosis: SIX1 in Systemic Sclerosis 

March 24, 2021

Dr. Margaret A. Park: CPEB2 Alternative Splicing in Health and Disease

March 8, 2021

Dr. Brian Skaug: Pathogenic Effects of DNASE1L3 R206C Polymorphism in Systemic Sclerosis

February 24, 2021

Dr. Ekihiro Seki: HA: A Biomarker to Mechanism and Treatment for Liver Fibrosis

February 10, 2021

Dr. Harmeet Malhi: Extracellular Vesicles Transmit Cell Stress in Fatty Liver Disease


February 3, 2021

Dr. Marcos Vidal Melo: Regional Lung Imaging in Acute Lung Injury