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Dr. Laurence Morel has been awarded a new NIH R01 grant

Systemic lupus erythematosus is a disease with a complex etiology. Recent advances have highlighted that gut bacteria exert a potent influence on the immune system, and that disturbances in these bacterial communities may contribute to autoimmune diseases such as lupus. We propose to use a mouse model as well as…

Congratulations to our CTSI Research Pilot Award Recipients!

PI: Kristanna Fredenburg, M.D., Ph.D. https://ufhealth.org/kristianna-fredenburg Title: Investigating the Functional Role of Differentially Expressed microRNAs from Black compared with White Laryngeal Cancers Mentor: Tom Schmittgen, PhD- Department of Pharmaceutics. Abstract: The burden of head and neck cancer is greater for Blacks than Whites and expressly so for laryngeal squamous…