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Vascular Medicine Institute
University of Pittsburgh
BST E1240
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
Phone: 412-383-5853
Fax: 412-648-5980

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Journal Club

VMI Journal Club is held every other week during the academic year on MONDAYS at 3:30pm in BST 1295.

In this meeting, VMI postdoctoral associates and fellows present recent journal articles for critical analysis and discussion.  Articles must be current, and are expected to meet the highest scientific standards of study design and impact.  Participants are strongly encouraged to select papers relevant to their ongoing projects or broadly related to themes in their respective laboratories.

For more information about this conference, please contact Dr. Iain Scott.
For scheduling, please contact Kathy Brickett.

For reference, the Fall 2017 Journal Club schedule has been posted HERE.

2018

PRESENTER

Jan 29

Elizabeth Rochon, PhD
(Gladwin Lab)

Rossi A, Kontarakis Z, Gerri C, Nolte H, Hölper S, Krüger M, Stainier DY. Genetic compensation induced by deleterious mutations but not gene knockdowns. (2015) Nature. 524(7564):230-3. PMID: 26168398. DOI: 10.1038/nature14580.

Feb 12

Matthew Amdahl
(Gladwin Lab/MSTP)

Nash KM, Schiefer IT, Shah ZA. Development of a reactive oxygen species-sensitive nitric oxide synthase inhibitor for the treatment of ischemic stroke. (2018) Free Radic Biol Med. 115:395-404. PMID: 29275014. DOI: 10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2017.12.027.

Feb 26

Andrea Braganza, PhD
(Shiva Lab)

Fidler TP, Rowley JW, Araujo C, Boudreau LH, Marti A, Souvenir R, Dale K, Boilard E, Weyrich AS, Abel ED. Superoxide Dismutase 2 is dispensable for platelet function. Thromb Haemost. 2017 Oct 5;117(10):1859-1867. doi: 10.1160/TH17-03-0174. PMID: 28771279.

Mar 12

Evan DeVallance, PhD
(Pagano Lab)

Mar 26

Tomasz Brzóska, PhD
(Sundd Lab)

Apr 9

Dharendra Thapa, PhD
(Scott Lab)

Apr 23

Anthony DeMartino, PhD
(Gladwin Lab)

May 7

Danielle Guimarães, PhD
(Shiva Lab)

May 21

Jonathan Florentin, PhD
(Dutta Lab)