News

See below for the latest news regarding PMI-sponsored events and notable accomplishments by our members and their labs.

January 5, 2024
Spring 2024 Seminar Series Dates
Spring 2024 Physiology/PMI Seminar Series Dates
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November 20, 2023
December 8: PMI Holiday Social 2023
Save the date for our annual PMI Holiday Social!
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October 4, 2023
Fall 2023 Physiology PMI Seminar Series Dates
Please see our list of speakers for our Fall 2023 dates.
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September 20, 2023
Register by 10/9! Speakers and talk titles announced - PMI Annual Retreat and Symposium.
Register by 10/9! Speakers and talk titles announced - PMI Annual Retreat and Symposium.
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August 22, 2023
Registration open! PMI Annual Symposium - Mon. October 16, 2023
"Celebrating 50 Years of Muscle, Motors, and the Cytoskeleton" - register now for the PMI Annual Symposium on 10/16/2023. (Deadline: Oct. 9, 2023)
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June 8, 2023
Penn Medicine News: "Study Unravels the Mysteries of Actin Filament Polarity"
Penn Medicine News: Study Unravels the Mysteries of Actin Filament Polarity. An electron microscopy study revealed key details of actin filaments, which are essential structural elements of cells and muscles.
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May 25, 2023
The Dominguez Lab solves the mystery of polarity at actin filament ends!
The Dominguez Lab solves the mystery of polarity at actin filament ends! See Science article here: Carman PJ, Barrie KR, Rebowski G, Dominguez R. Science. 2023 May 25:eadg6812. doi: 10.1126/science.adg6812. Online ahead of print. PMID: 37228182
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April 27, 2023
Save the date: Mon. 10/16/23 - PMI Annual Symposium 2023: "Celebrating 50 Years of Muscle, Motors, and Cytoskeleton Research at the Pennsylvania Muscle Institute"
Please save the date for our 2023 PMI Annual Symposium: "Celebrating 50 Years of Muscle, Motors, and Cytoskeleton Research at the Pennsylvania Muscle Institute" on Monday, October 16, 2023 @ the University of Pennsylvania, Gaulton Auditorium (BRB II/III).
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April 3, 2023
Congratulations! Dr. Gregory Bowman appointed Penn Integrates Knowledge University Professor
Please join us in congratulating Dr. Gregory Bowman! Dr. Bowman was recently appointed as Penn Integrates Knowledge University Professor. The pioneer of biophysics and data science has joint appointments in the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics in the Perelman School of Medicine and the Department of Bioengineering in the School of Engineering and Applied Science.
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March 24, 2023
Congratulations to Dr. Teji Khurana for being selected for the Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching at the University of Pennsylvania. This prestigious award is given annually in recognition of commitment to teaching at Penn.
Congratulations to Dr. Teji Khurana for being selected for the Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching at the University of Pennsylvania. This prestigious award is given annually in recognition of commitment to teaching at Penn. The selection committee chose Dr. Khurana from a highly competitive nomination pool based on his peers' and students' letters written on his behalf. Please join us in applauding Teji on this distinguished award!
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