Dr. Roger Reidelberger: Department of Veteran Affairs, Principal Investigator, "Patterns of infusion of anorexigenic substances that reduce obesity"
Dr. David Smith: NIH-NIDS - "Adenosine, Hypocretin and Sleep Disorder Comorbidity Associated with Epilepsy", Collaborating Investigator
Presidential Faculty Research Grant - "Synthesis of Non-Protelnogenic Amino Acids for the Total Synthesis of Pargamicin A", Principal Investigator
Dr. Ken Kramer: Presidential Faculty Research Grant for a project titled "ZOIC-Zebrafish in Omaha Inner City Classrooms", Principal Investigator
Dr. Laura Hansen: Fourth Place prize for presentation at the Midwest Student Biomedical Research Forum by graduate student Nitin Marwaha.
Third Place prize for presentation at the Midwest Student Biomedical Research Forum by medical student Erik Norbie.
Dr. David Smith: Invited lecture entitled "Discovery of the CFRP receptor antagonist, Bzl-BnHis10 -CGRP(8-37)." at PepCon 2012 in Beijing, China on March 23, 2012.
Palermo, N. Y., Thomas, P., Murphy, R. F., Lovas, S. Hexapeptide Fragment of Carcinoembryonic Antigen which Acts as an Agonist of Heterogeneous Ribonucleoprotein M. J. Pept. Sci.2012,18, 252-260
Tan X., Pecka, J. L., Tang, J., Lovas, S.; Beisel, K. W.; He, D. Z. Z. A Motif of Eleven Amino Acids is a Structural Adaptation That Facilitates Motor Capability of Eutherian Prestin. J. Cell Sci.2012,125, 1039-1047.
Olsson M, Herrington MK, Reidelberger RD, Permert J, Gebre-Medhin S, Arnelo U. Food intake and meal pattern in IAPP knockout mice with and without infusion of exogenous IAPP. Scan J Gastroenterol 47(2):191-6, 2012.
Morton GJ, Thatcher BS, Reidelberger RD, Wolden-Hanson T, Baskin DG, Schwartz MW, Blevins JE, Peripheral oxytocin suppresses food intake and causes weight loss in diet-induced obese rats. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metabol 302(1): E134-44, 2012.
Dr. Laura Hansen: Accelerated elimination of ultraviolet-induced DNA damage through apoptosis in CDC25A deficient skin. CARCIN-2011-02028.R1
Dr. Richard Hallworth
J. Vergen, C. Hecht, L. V. Zholudeva, M. M. Marguardt, R. Hallworth, M. G. Nichols (2012). Metabolic Imaging Using Two-Photon Exited NADH Intensity and Flourscence Lifetime Imaging. American Microscopy Society's Microscopy and Microanalysis
R. Hallworth, M. G. Nichols (2012). The Single Molecule Imaging Approach to Membrane Protein Stoichiometry. American Microscopy Society's Microscopy and Microanalysis
NIH - Total Award: $3,295,563
12/1/11 - 1/30/16
Mesenchymal stem cells in the prevention of thrombosis and neointimal hyperplasia
NIH - Total Award: $1,921,736
12/12/11 - 11/30/16
Biophysics and development of cochlear hair cells
NIH/UNMC/COBRE Award -- Total Award for first year: $180,625
1/1/12 - 6/30/12
The molecular biology of neurosensory systems - Role of keratin sulfate in zebrafish ear development
NIH/UNMC/COBRE Award -- Total Award for first year: $72,250
1/1/12 - 6/30/12
Dr. Rick Hallworth's publication:
Dr. Sandor Lovas's publication:
Published a paper in BMC Bitechnology with his collaborators at Temple University: Design and Development of a Peptide-based Adiponectin Receptor Agonist of Cancer Treatment.Otvos L Jr, Haspinger E, Larussa F, Maspero F, Graziano P, Kovalszky I, Lovas S, Nama K, Hoffman R, Knappe D, Cassone M, Wade J, Surmacz E.BMC Biotechnol. 2011 Oct 5; 11(1):90.