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Ryan D’Souza wins Best Poster Presentation at 2018 FASEB SRC Conference

Congratulations to Ryan D’Souza (Casanova lab) for winning Best Poster Presentation at a recent 2018 FASEB SRC conference - Small GTPases in Membrane Processes: Trafficking, Autophagy and Disease.

Three Cell Biology Faculty are Recipients of new 3 Cavaliers Grants from the Office of the VP for Research

In the first round of funding for a new seed-funding initiative, called the 3 Cavaliers Fund, designed to promote cross-disciplinary research, three cell biology faculty members are participants in two…

Four cell biology faculty become MilliPub Club members in 2018

Four cell biology faculty members have recently joined the SoM’s MilliPub Club by having one of their publications garner 1000 or more cumulative citations.  Bernard Thisse and Christine Thisse have…

Jim Casanova and Bettina Winckler will be new Co-Directors of the Cell & Developmental Biology Graduate Program

Dr. Doug DeSimone, Chair of Cell Biology, has announced that Dr. James Casanova and Dr. Bettina Winckler, both Professors in the Department of Cell Biology, have been appointed as Co-Directors…

Jessica Neville Little awarded NIH F30 Pre-Doctoral Fellowship Award

The Department of Cell Biology congratulates Jessica Neville Little, an MSTP (MD-PhD) student working in Dr. Noelle Dwyer’s laboratory, who has been awarded an NIH F30 Pre-Doctoral National Research Service…

Katrina McNeely awarded Wagner graduate fellowship

Congratulations to Katrina McNeely for being awarded a Wagner Graduate Fellowship.  Katrina is a graduate student in the Neurosciences Graduate Program and is conducting her dissertation research in the laboratory…

Pooja Sonavane awarded PhD in Cell Biology on May 20, 2018

Cell Biology graduate student Pooja Rajendra Sonavane was awarded her PhD during UVa’s graduation ceremonies on Sunday, May 20th.  Her dissertation is entitled: “Mechanistic role of forces in the regulation…

Crystal Monique Richardson awarded PhD in Cell Biology

Cell Biology graduate student Crystal Monique Richardson participated in the UVa’s graduation ceremonies on Sunday, May 20th.  She had officially been awarded her PhD in Cell Biology on December 21,…

Biotechnology Training Program Accepts New Students for 2018

The Biotechnology Training Program housed in Cell Biology is proud to announce the 2018 entering class of: Ivan Basurto, Merci Best, Rachel Bour, Shayla Clark, Andrew Heindel and Xavier Horton…