Trainee Milestones and Updates
|We would like to congratulate Prince Awuah, a PhD candidate and ASIP Trainee at the University of Pittsburgh for a recent publication entitled, Hepatocyte γ-catenin compensates for conditionally deleted β-catenin at adherens junctions in the Journal of Hepatology. Prince also has submitted an editorial, Cell cycle-related Kinase links androgen receptor & β-catenin signaling in HCC: Why men are at a loss? to Journal of Hepatology. Prince is on the ASIP Membership Committee and is a MARC (Minority Access to Research Careers) Peer Mentor. He has presented his work as a poster at the American Association for the Study of Liver Disease (AASLD) Conference.|
We would like to congratulate Béla Horváth at the National Institutes for Health for recently publishing a review article entitled The Endocannabinoid System and Plant-Derived Cannabinoids in Diabetes and Diabetic Complications in The American Journal of Pathology.
|Congratulations to Jacqueline Jones, an ASIP Trainee at Tuskegee University in Alabama for publishing a manuscript entitled, Clinical and Biological Significance of KISS1 Expression in Prostate Cancer in The American Journal of Pathology. Jacqueline will be awarded the ASIP Experimental Pathologist-in-Graduate Training Award (EPIGT) at the 2012 ASIP meeting in San Diego|
|Congratulations to Ravi Patel, currently an Assistant Professor at Emory University for his recent manuscript, Probiotic Bacteria Induce Maturation of Intestinal Claudin 3 Expression and Barrier Function in The American Journal of Pathology. After having completed a fellowship in 2011, Ravi has joined the faculty at the Emory University School of Medicine as an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine.|