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May 3, 2016 Congratulations: Eric Klomparens (online MS program) - accepted to Wayne State School of Medicine

Congratulations to Eric Klomparens, a student in our online Master’s Program. 

March 30, 2016 Congratulations to Dr. Jamie Bernard ASPET - Toxicology New Investigator Awardee

ASPET 2016 Toxicology Division Award Winners

April 8, 2016 Congratulations: Dr. Atchison, Aaron B. Bradford, and Jayme D. Mancini on their publication in JPET

Methylmercury (MeHg) disrupts cerebellar function, especially during development. Cerebellar granule cells (CGC), which are particularly susceptible to MeHg by unknown mechanisms, migrate during this process.

April 26, 2016 Congratulations: Dr. Colleen Hegg on the publication in Neuroscience!

An endocannabinoid system is present in the mouse olfactory epithelium but does not modulate olfaction.

March 23, 2016 Congratulations: Dr. Kathryn Appleton new paper in Nature

The conformational signature of β-arrestin2 predicts its trafficking and signalling functions

March 28, 2016 Ayala-Lopez recipient of Travel Award to EB 2016

Congratulations to Nadia Ayala-Lopez for winning the Daniel T. O'Connor Travel Award from the Catecholamine Society.

March 15, 2016 Congratulations: Dr. Jackson, new paper in Journal Applied Physiology.

Regional heterogeneity in the reactivity of equine small pulmonary blood vessels

March 1, 2016 Join us for the 50th Anniversary

Sept 9 - Marriott University Place
Sept 10 - MSU Radiology Atrium, Life Science Building

Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship  / ASPET March 1, 2016 Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship / ASPET

The ASPET Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow (SURF) Awards introduces undergraduate students to pharmacology research by utilizing authentic, mentored research experiences to heighten student interest in careers in research and related health care disciplines.

February 11, 2016 Congratulations: Janice Diaz-Orteo in the Dorrance lab, new paper in Am Journal of Physiology

Aging is associated with changes to the biomechanical properties of the posterior cerebral artery and parenchymal arterioles

February 16, 2016 Congratulations: Dr. Greg Fink, new paper in Am Journal of Physiology

Differential role of afferent and efferent renal nerves in the maintenance of early- and late-phase Dahl S hypertension

January 12, 2016 Congratulations: Drs. Yuan and Atchison, new paper in Tox Sci.

Multiple Sources of Ca2+ Contribute to Methylmercury-Induced Increased Frequency of Spontaneous Inhibitory Synaptic Responses in Cerebellar Slices of Rat

January 20, 2016 Congratulations: Atchison Lab for their recent publication on JPET.

Methylmercury-Dependent Increases in Fluo4 Fluorescence in Neonatal Rat Cerebellar Slices Depend on Granule Cell Migrational Stage and GABAA Receptor Modulation.

November 24, 2015 Congratulations: Roth lab for their publication in Toxicological Sciences

Calcium Contributes to the Cytotoxic Interaction Between Diclofenac and Cytokines.

September 29, 2015 Thornberg & Watts receive COM Faculty award

Five Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine faculty members received the College Advisory Council Awards at the faculty meeting on Sept. 29. Margaret Kingry, associate professor of pediatrics, presented the recognition on behalf of the council.

Nikita Joshi wins 'best presentation' award at Toledo Colloquium June 13, 2015 Nikita Joshi wins 'best presentation' award at Toledo Colloquium

Congratulations Nikita on winning a best presentation award at the colloquium in Toledo.

Dr. Patricia Ganey VP-Elect of SoT February 1, 2015 Dr. Patricia Ganey VP-Elect of SoT

Congratulations to Dr. Patti Ganey who has been elected Vice-President of the Society of Toxicology (SoT) and will become president after that.

August 22, 2014 2014 Summer Graduates

Congratulations to the SUMMER 2014 graduates of our MS in Pharmacology & Toxicology program

Watts Lab Receives NIH Grant August 1, 2014 Watts Lab Receives NIH Grant

The National Institute of Health / National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute has awarded a grant to Michigan State University ( P.I. Dr. Stephanie Watts, Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology ) for the project “Chemerin as a Link Between Obesity and Blood Pressure

July 27, 2014 Michigan scientists give hope to patients with rare scleroderma

"Most of the time, Sheri Hicks doesn’t wear makeup or style her hair. It isn’t because she doesn’t care about how she looks or doesn’t want to be bothered. It’s because she physically can’t do it. Hicks, 42, of Farmington has an autoimmune disorder called scleroderma, which causes fibrosis, or the thickening and hardening of the skin, along with pain, sensitivity to heat and cold and other effects."