March 20, 2018 – Our paper describing a new mouse model of progranulin-deficient FTD was accepted for publication in PNAS
May 29, 2018 – Welcome to our summer medical student, Asef Aziz!
June 1, 2018 – Welcome to our new technician, Denise Smith!
June 19, 2018 – Andy presented the lab’s research at the Keystone “Advances in Neurodegenerative Disease Research and Therapy” meeting in Keystone, CO
July 22, 2018 – Andy presented the lab’s research at the Alzheimer’s Association meeting in Chicago
August 29, 2018 – Our paper describing the protective role of progranulin in hematopoietic cells in atherosclerosis was accepted for publication in Atherosclerosis
September 20, 2018 – Asef presented his summer research at SLU
November 5, 2018 – Andy presented the lab’s research at the Society for Neuroscience meeting in San Diego
November 19, 2018 – Welcome to our new staff scientist, Geetika Aggarwal! Geetika recently completed her postdoctoral training at Vanderbilt, where she studied the the metabolic enzymes paraoxonase-1 and phospholipase D
January 1, 2019 – Our lab joined the Bluefield Project to Cure Frontotemporal Dementia
January 16, 2019 – Asef presented his research at the AOA Medical Student Research Forum at SLU