PMI Annual Symposium | December 5, 2014 | 8:30am - 7:00pm | Details & Registration

Upcoming Events

  • Nov

    24

    PMI Seminar Series

    David Odde, PhD

    November 24, 2014 @ 2pm

    Austrian Auditorium, CRB


  • Nov

    25

    PMI Muscle Club

    Lucas Smith, PhD

    November 25, 2014 @ 1pm

    702 CRB


  • Dec

    1

    PMI Seminar Series

    Ye Chen Izu, PhD

    December 1, 2014 @ 2pm

    Austrian Auditorium, CRB


  • Dec

    3

    PMI Journal Club

    Ricardo Sousa

    December 3, 2014 @ 12pm

    702 CRB


  • Dec

    9

    PMI Muscle Club

    Tejvir Khurana, MD, PhD

    December 9, 2014 @ 1pm

    702 CRB


  • Dec

    15

    PMI Seminar Series

    Scott H. Soderling, PhD

    December 15, 2014 @ 2pm

    Austrian Auditorium, CRB


  • Jan

    12

    PMI Seminar Series

    Joseph Metzger, PhD

    January 12, 2015 @ 2pm

    Austrian Auditorium, CRB


  • Jan

    13

    PMI Muscle Club

    Faye Mourkioti, PhD

    January 13, 2014 @ 1pm

    702 CRB


  • Jan

    26

    PMI Seminar Series

    Jonathan Howard, BSc, PhD

    January 26, 2015 @ 2pm

    Austrian Auditorium, CRB


  • Jan

    27

    PMI Muscle Club

    E. Michael Ostap, PhD

    January 27, 2014 @ 1pm

    702 CRB


Recent News

  • The Lindstrom Lab demonstrates efficacy for vaccine for myasthenia gravis. See press release HERE

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  • Dr. Ekaterina Grishchuk is the 2014 recipient of Michael S. Brown New Investigator Research Award. Congratulations Katya! HERE

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  • Please read the Penn Medicine press release regarding the Pennsylvania Muscle Institute's NIH PO1 HERE

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  • Congratulations to the PMI team of Ostap, Dominguez, Goldman, Holzbaur, and Shuman for receiving a renewal of their NIH PO1!

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  • Congratulations to Ryan Jamiolkowski (Goldman Lab) for receiving a Ruth L. Kirschstein Award (F30) from NIH.

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  • The Dominguez Lab determines how actin filaments are capped in muscle fibers. See Article in Science HERE

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  • Sandra Maday in the Holzbaur Lab resolves crucial steps in autophagosome biogenesis. HERE

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  • Congratulations to Michael Greenberg (Ostap Lab) for receiving a prestigious Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00) award from NIH/NHLBI.

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  • Meredith Wilson (Holzbaur Lab) wins award for best poster by a graduate student at the Gordon Research Conference on Muscle & Molecular Motors. This prestigious award was sponsored by the Lymn Foundation HERE Meredith is a former PMI T32 trainee.

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