Congratulations goes to MD/PhD student, Divine Nwafor! Divine secured a first place poster award at the APSA Northeast Regional Conference! His poster was entitled, ” Tissue-Nonspecific Alkaline Phosphatase Plays a Pivotal Role in Maintaining Brain Microvascular Endothelial Cell (BMEC) in a Model of Acute Systemic Inflammation.
Allison Brichacek, Sophia Kenney, and Maria Mace presented posters represented at the 1st Annual Rust Belt Microbiome Conference. The conference was held at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA from November 4-5. See Publications page for details. Congratulations, ladies!
Divine was selected to give a graduate student flash talk entitled, “Polymicrobial infection exacerbates neuroinflammation and worsens spatial memory in a female Alzheimer’s disease transgenic mouse model” at WVU Health Sciences’ 54th Annual Van Liere Research Day.