Dr. Jordan Reed publishes her first first-author paper

May 3, 2024 By Civelekl

The paper entitled “Systems genetics analysis of human body fat distribution genes identifies adipocyte processes.” was published in the Life Sciences Alliance Journal. Congratulations Jordan!

Yonathan Aberra taught bioinformatics classes at Le Moyne-Owen College

April 5, 2024 By Civelekl

As part of the ongoing collaboration with Dr. Ruth Washington in Le Moyne-Owen College, Memphis’ only Historically Black College and University for 160 years, graduate student Yonathan Aberra gave a seminar and taught two bioinformatics classes to undergraduate students.

American Heart Association Established Investigator Award

April 1, 2024 By Civelekl

Dr. Civelek received the Established Investigator Award from the American Heart Association. The five-year grant supports established investigators who are in a rapid growth phase of their careers, have established records of accomplishments, and continue to show extraordinary promise. The research proposal, “Systems Genetics of Sex Differences in Cardiometabolic Disorders,” will study how the genetic makeup of individuals affects blood vessel cells and fat tissue differently in men and women.

Dr Civelek inducted as AIMBE Fellow

March 27, 2024 By Civelekl

Dr. Civelek was inducted as a fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE). The AIMBE Fellows represent the top 2 percent of accomplished medical and biological engineers. You can read more about the news here.

Redouane’s recent paper was featured in NBC29 News

March 6, 2024 By Civelekl

Dr. Redouane Aherrahrou published his recent paper in the American Heart Association’s Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology Journal recently. Here is the link to the article. NBC29 News featured the paper in its broadcast. You can watch it here.

Noah Perry wins an Engineering Endowed Fellowship

September 28, 2023 By Civelekl

Noah Perry won the Copenhaver Charitable Trust Bicentennial Fellowship from the School of Engineering. The fellowship provides a stipend and funds for his research activities. Congratulations to Noah for winning this prestigious fellowship.

Noah Perry interviewed about his paper on NBC29 and CBS19 News

August 14, 2023 By Civelekl

Noah Perry was interviewed by reporters from NBC29 and CBS19 news about his paper on gene networks that are dysregulated during smooth muscle cell phenotypic transitions. You can watch the news clips here and here.

Yonathan Aberra interviewed about his paper on NBC29 and CBS19 News

July 24, 2023 By Civelekl

Yonathan Aberra was interviewed by reporters from NBC29 and CBS19 news about his paper on abdominal obesity and type 2 diabetes risk. You can watch the news clips here and here.

Noah Perry published his first first-author paper

June 30, 2023 By Civelekl

The paper entitled “Network Preservation Analysis Reveals Dysregulated Metabolic Pathways in Human Vascular Smooth Muscle Cell Phenotypic Switching” was published in American Heart Association’s journal, Circulation Genomic and Precision Medicine. Congratulations Noah!

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