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New Publication in Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases

Vascular Cellular Adhesion Molecule-1 (VCAM-1) and Memory Impairment in African-Americans after Small Vessel-Type Stroke

Nada El Husseini, Cheryl Bushnell, Candice M. Brown, Deborah Attix, Natalia S. Rost, Gregory P. Samsa, Carol A. Colton, Larry B. Goldstein

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2020.104646

This publication is part of an ongoing collaboration with Cheryl Bushnell, MD at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. It is a follow-up to a previous publication in Translational Stroke Research.

New publication in Brain, Behavior, and Immunity

Congratulations to Divine Nwafor on his first-author publication: Loss of tissue-nonspecific alkaline phosphatase (TNAP) enzyme activity in cerebral microvessels is coupled to persistent neuroinflammation and behavioral deficits in late sepsis.

Access a free PDF here:

https://authors.elsevier.com/a/1aWy8_KDvPM7Da

Congratulations to Cat Gambill

Two recent accolades for Cat Gambill:

  • Cat was selected for a two year fellowship on the T32 grant, “Predoctoral Training in Stroke and its Co-Morbidities.”
  • Cat was selected through a competitive application process as one of four WVU students to participate in the Catalyzing Advocacy in Science and Engineering Workshop conducted by the American Association for the Advancement of Science in Washington, D. C. March 24-27. For more information see the March 22 article in the WVU News.

Congratulations to Allison Brichacek and more Brown Lab media coverage

Allison Brichacek received the Jennifer Gossling Scholarship from the Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Cell Biology.

Allison’s research on the role of gut-brain-microbiota axis in stroke was featured in the WVU News. This story was also featured in several science news outlets such as :

ScienceDaily

EurekaAlert

Medical News Today